Appointments

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES WITH INSTARMAC

Instarmac has two vacancies currently in its R&D department. The company is looking for a laboratory development manager, who will be responsible for managing both the Quality Control and Research & Development teams within its laboratory facility. The successful candidate will manage development and technical projects undertaken by the Research & Development team, ensuring projects […]

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Products

NORCROS ADHESIVES RELAUNCHES 4 INTO 1 GROUT RANGE WITH NEW COLOURS AND FORMULATIONS

Norcros Adhesives is relaunching its successful 4 into 1 grout range with new improved formulations, new colours, new packaging and marketing support. The Norcros 4 into 1 Grouts & Sealants range has established itself in recent years as one of the leading ranges on the market, known for technical excellence and ease of use, so […]

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Products

NORCROS ADHESIVES HAS A LEVELLER FOR EVERY EVENTUALITY

Any newly-laid or screeded floor surface is likely to need levelling with the use of a self-levelling compound to ensure there is the lowest possible height variance in the floor. This is because floors, whether concrete or other material, are typically laid to fairly inaccurate tolerances. The leveller acts as an intermediate layer, which can […]

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Awards, Featured

DOUBLE SUCCESS FOR ARDEX AT TTA AWARDS

It was a successful night for ARDEX at this year’s TTA Awards, winning in both the category for Best Use of Tile in a Commercial Contract and Employee of the Year! ARDEX won the project award for the 80-100 Victoria Street project, where the company’s products were specified to install 1600sq m of 2500 x 1000mm porcelain slabs supplied […]

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Exhibitions, Featured, General

TRADITIONAL TRADES TO THE FORE AT LINCOLN HERITAGE SKILLS FESTIVAL

The Worshipful Company of Tylers & Bricklayers is joining up with more than 20 other City of London Livery Companies for an exciting new event to be held at Lincoln Cathedral. Designed to celebrate Britain’s unique heritage crafts and trades, the Heritage Skills Festival will take place on 23 and 24 June. This is the […]

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Featured, Projects

CENTRAL LONDON DEVELOPMENT BENEFITS FROM FILA TREATMENT

FILA surface treatments have been specified by Stone & Ceramic for its most extensive project to date – 190 Strand. The flagship development by St Edward includes a collection of bespoke suites, penthouses and apartments set in London’s cultural heartland. FILAPROJECT worked alongside Stone & Ceramic to provide ‘initial clean’ and maintenance solutions for the multiple […]

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Awards

TWO PRODUCT AWARDS FOR RAK CERAMICS

RAK Ceramics PJSC, one of the largest ceramics’ brands in the world, is delighted to have won two categories at The TTA Awards. The company received the ‘Wall Tile of the Year’ award for its Country Brick range, and ‘Floor Tile of the Year’ award for its Circle Wood range. Andrea Mensitieri, vice president marketing and product development, says: “To win a TTA Award […]

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Job vacancies

SHOWROOM BASED 3D VISUALISER OPPORTUNITY WITH DESIGNWORKS TILES

Designworks Tiles is the dedicated B2B arm of Original Style, one of Britain’s largest tile manufacturers and distributors. The company aims to deliver high quality, innovative and bespoke products and specialist services to support a diverse design and construction industry. Following the successful launch of a creative showroom early in 2014 the company is now looking for […]

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General

100 YEAR-OLD N&C ADVERT SHOWS HISTORY OF BATHROOM PRODUCTS

A Nicholls & Clarke advertisement from 1913, taken from a publication of the time, shows how products within the bathroom industry have changed and have become more modern over time.  Since the invention of bathroom products, their design, style and practicality has changed dramatically. The historic N&C advert shows illustrations of a “family boiler” and a […]

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