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New modular retractable barrier system launched by Seton

A new retractable barrier system, named EasyExtend, has been launched into the market, offering unique features and benefits for use in industrial and outdoor spaces. Developed by the health and safety solutions provider Seton, the new and rugged unit is ...

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DTGen sends power to Ukraine

UK leading generator specialist, DTGen, is working with the team at Opir, a Scottish-based voluntary organisation, to ship a generator to Ukraine in support of the humanitarian appeal. The 250kVA generator, which has been donated by DTGen along with more ...

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Senior promotions at J S Wright

J S Wright has promoted two highly experienced members of staff to directors. Matthew Coy and David Cook have taken on the positions of Contracts Director and Design & Estimating Director at the Birmingham-based building services company respectively. With 47 ...

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SOCOTEC acquires Base Quantum

SOCOTEC Group, a global leader in testing, inspection and certification (TIC) in the construction, infrastructure and environment sectors, has acquired Base Quantum, a Quantity Surveying, Dispute Resolution and Expert Witness practice, based in the UK. Base Quantum is a fast-growing ...

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Viega receives seal of approval from Wates Group

Viega has been awarded Wates Approved Innovation Partner status for its Megapress press connection technology, thanks to the numerous performance benefits it offers – and is the only piping manufacturer to have achieved this prestigious accolade. The first initiative of ...

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Linaker awarded FM deal with Bright Horizons

National building services specialist, Linaker, has been awarded an initial three-year deal with Bright Horizons to manage the facilities at its portfolio of over 300 nursery settings. As part of the agreement, which comes with a two-year extension option, Linaker ...

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Kevin Irons joins Arena’s Industrial & Commercial Structures division

Arena Group, an industry leader in the supply of temporary architecture and infrastructure, has appointed Kevin Irons as Sales Manager of its specialist Industrial and Commercial Venues division, April 2022. Kevin’s role will serve a growing demand in the civil ...

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Sureserve Group subsidiary secures £68m contract extension with L&Q

The social housing energy services group’s wholly owned subsidiary, K&T Heating Services, has retained a long- term gas servicing, repair and installation contract with L&Q. The contract, which commenced on 1 May 2022 is capped at eight years and is ...

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Is your lift ready for the analogue to digital switchover?

The digital switchover of telephone lines in the UK is happening now. By 2025, Openreach will have phased out all copper analogue telephone lines in favour of optical fibre networks. What the digital switchover means for you If you are ...

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Creating multiple meeting rooms with Style

Combining various types of moveable wall within the same building is fast becoming the latest trend for architects aiming to create the ultimate flexible space solution. One recent example is the London offices of Anglo American, a leading global mining ...

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