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    CMS Group in administration

    CMS Group, one of Scotland’s biggest PVC-U and aluminium fabricators has been placed into administration. The move was posted earlier today on official websites that CMS Enviro Systems Ltd, trading as CMS Group, of Castlecary,...

    CRL owner Oldcastle will be run as stand-alone with completion of sale

    Oldcastle Building Envelope (OBE), the Texas-based owner of C R Laurence, has completed its acquisition by KPS Capital Partners from Dublin-based CRH, along with the announcement that it is to be run as a...

    Top bodies join for new HI intel source

    Three of the industry’s top organisations have joined forces to create a new body aimed at compiling data, trends and other intelligence for the entire home improvement supply chain. The Home Improvement Partnership has been...

    Safestyle still on a five-year high

    Safestyle has continued its five-year high with full financial year results carrying on its strong half-year figures, tinged by a hint of caution over the impact of the cost-of-of living crisis. CEO Mike Gallacher summarised:...

    Caledonian Modular saved by JRL purchase

    Administrators for the collapsed Caledonian Modular, said to be the UK’s biggest offsite construction company, have announced the sale of the business to the JRL Group. The sale secures the future of the manufacturer including...

    DGCOS takes on mental health again with launch of podcast series

    The Double Glazing & Conservatory Ombudsman Scheme is reopening the issue of mental health in the first of a new set of podcasts following the organisation’s recent survey into the ‘unspoken struggles’ suffered by...

    Praise for new Infrastructure Bank’s focus on retrofit

    Industry leaders have backed the Chancellor in highlighting ‘a clear focus on retrofit’ for the recently established UK Infrastructure bank, saying the government recognises the value of retrofit in cutting the carbon emissions of...

    Administrators seek options for collapsed Caledonian Modular

    Administrators Alvarez & Marsal are looking at options for the collapsed £43million-sales offsite giant Caledonian Modular, including finding a potential new owner, while the business is continuing to trade in the interim. Caledonian Modular, based...

    Inwido makes another UK inroad with majority acquisition of Dekko

    Global window giant Inwido has taken a further major step into the UK market with the acquisition of a 70% share of the £23million-sales PVC-U and aluminium fabricator Dekko Window Systems. Manchester-based Dekko will continue...

    No comment on CRL as owner CRH announces Oldcastle sale

    Dublin-based CRH plc has ended speculation over the future of its Oldcastle Building Envelope operation in the US with the announcement of the sale of its Building Envelope business to KPS Capital Partners for...