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    Veka extends Black & White guides for Scotland and Wales

    The systems house has also updated the original version covering England, which was launched at the FIT Show with information on how all its window systems can meet a U-value of 1.2 W/m2K. The new...

    Cyber Essentials certified

    Carl F Groupco has achieved certification from Cyber Essentials, a Government-backed scheme aimed at protecting organisations against a range of common cyber attacks. MD John Crittenden explained: “Every business takes steps to ensure the security...

    Reynaers joins BFRC label scheme

    Reynaers Aluminium UK has signed up to the BFRC Energy Rating Scheme. John McComb, technical services director at the systems house, said that thermal efficiency is now at the forefront of its design criteria. He...

    Overpriced and overdue – CSCS warns over third-party card sales

    Site workers are being warned about being charged excessive sums for Construction Skills Certification Scheme (CSCS) cards after complaints by applicants being charged almost double by unaffiliated third-party websites for cards as well as...

    Navigating UKCA marking – free webinar provides urgent advice for construction product manufacturers

    A free webinar for UK and European construction product manufacturers will be held on Monday 25 July to help guide companies through the requirements of UKCA (United Kingdom Conformity Assessment) marking and access to...

    Jack gains 9001 and 14001

    Jack Aluminium has secured certification for ISO 9001 and ISO 14001. Audited by BM Trada, the scope of certification was for the design, assembly, test, inspection and supply of aluminium systems for the manufacture...

    Rehau tackles spec and regs confusion with ‘In the Frame’ campaign

    Rehau has launched ‘In the Frame’, a campaign to help window specifiers navigate the landscape of building regulations, technical specifications, and sustainability. The company’s technical experts were concerned that, following several years of fluctuating information...

    Sheerline completes SBD on all Prestige range

    Sheerline has announced that whole of its Prestige range now carries Secured by Design (SBD) accreditation, following the addition of the label on bi-folds and single and French doors. Prestige builds on the record of...

    Decalu gains PAS23 for lift/slide

    The Decalu163 Lift-and-Slide door from Deceuninck Aluminium, has completed PAS24 testing at testing house Elements and accredited by BM Trada. Director Nigel Headford said achieving PAS24:2016 was important against a backdrop of regulatory change. “The consultation...

    CDW awarded 9001 again

    Aluminium fabricator CDW Systems has again achieved the coveted ISO 9001 certification. Group compliance manager Kevin Godden said: “Our content management system has been in place for more than five years and is audited every...