General

Build UK members less confident after Brexit

Results of the second State of Trade survey for 2016 show that whilst output from Build UK members rose before the EU referendum, there is uncertainty around future workloads following Brexit, with labour supply remaining a cause for concern. The latest Build UK survey, which was undertaken by Glenigan, reveals that industry capacity remains increasingly […]

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Products

Red Sky Thinking from BAL for fail safe external tiling

BAL – market-leaders in full tiling solutions – have launched a new problem-solving external tiling system for balconies, roof terraces and ground terraces. Gutjahr System Technology from BAL offers designers and contractors innovative drainage, ventilating and uncoupling solutions to protect outdoor coverings against the unpredictable British weather and extremes such as rain, frost and heat. […]

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British Ceramic Tile supports students at Plymouth College of Art

British Ceramic Tile, the UK’s largest manufacturer of ceramic and glass tiles, has been supporting the next generation of textile designers with the sponsorship of a category in the final year show for students at Plymouth College of Art. The company was one of a few who sponsored the end-of-year show at the college. The […]

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Training

Johnson Tiles supports WorldSkills UK Squad for Abu Dhabi 2017

Leading UK tile manufacturer Johnson Tiles has lent its support to the WorldSkills UK Squad, currently preparing for the 44th WorldSkills Competition to be held at the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre in October 2017. The competition celebrates the best emerging talent in 50 different skills, inviting young people from 75 member countries and regions […]

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Products

FILA range tackles all surface cleaning needs — on-site and on-going

Fila’s surface care range includes cleaning solutions, designed to care for all types of tile and natural surfaces. Suitable for post-installation cleans and on-going maintenance, the range spans high performance pH-neutral detergents, to epoxy grout and grease removers. All production is supported by Fila’s ISO 14001:2014 certification and the range is recommended by over 220 […]

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Job vacancies

Job vacancy: Instarmac technical site support and training manager

An exciting opportunity has arisen within Instarmac’s Technical Site Support Team for a self-motivated individual with a technical or practical background. Job details This is a challenging role within our Technical Department that comes with a high degree of responsibility. It would be ideally suited to someone with a construction technical background and who is looking […]

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