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    Chigwell set to treble capacity

    Essex based trade supplier Chigwell Window Centre will treble its manufacturing capacity with the opening of a new 36,000 sqft factory in Basildon. Meanwhile the company is working 24 hours a day to keep ahead...

    Sternfenster takes on 30 to tackle lead-time woes

    Sternfenster has grown its workforce by 30 in less than three months to build capacity in response to the growing in demand for windows and doors this summer. Managing director Mike Parczuk said the company...

    Victorian boosts workforce for bumper growth

    Victorian Sliders has taken on 24 more manufacturing staff to cope with continuing high demand for its Ecoslide sash window following the most successful year in the company’s history. The new employees will help the...

    BDC adds Stellar

    Essex-based BDC Aluminium has added Stellar from Epwin Window Systems to its portfolio. Managing director David Green said: “Stellar is a technically ground-breaking aluminium window and door system. It has superb flush aesthetics and is...

    Dekko ramps up for Räum with new ali factory

    Dekko has added a new 25,000sqft aluminium factory to its existing production facility to ramp up production of its Räum range of bifolds, patio doors, windows and entrance doors. The new facility, close to the...

    Boing Boing merges PVC and ali divisions for greater cohesion

    Central RPL and Central ASL, the two arms of Gary Morton’s Boing Boing Group, are to merge to bring ‘a more cohesive, consistent service to customers across the Midlands and beyond’. The new company, to...

    Sales double in two years at Aluplas

    aluplast has attributed doubling its turnover in the last two years to the introduction of new products, its colour offer, customer acquisitions and continuing demand for home improvements. “Demand has been exceptionally high over the...

    WSC puts on 234% plus boost to payroll and fleet

    West Lothian-based Window Supply Company has announced a 234% increase in manufacturing output since March, along with nearly doubling its payroll to 96 employees including many laid off during the crisis. With the introduction of...

    Glazerite sets out £500,000 investment plans

    The Glazerite UK Group has outlined £500,000 of investments planned for the coming year.   The fabricator days a significant part of the investment will increase its capacity and how it manufactures its flush sash...

    PWF moves into rooflights

    Birmingham-based Performance Window Fabrications has launched a new rooflight division, Glass Roof Direct. Glass Roof Direct supplies thermal flat rooflight windows in a range of three products – fixed, ventilation and access. The addition follows the group’s...