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Liquid threadlockers are used for preventing threaded fixings from loosening due to vibration.

The Stiebel Eltron Group has acquired Danfoss Värmepumpar AB, known under the brand name 'Thermia', from Danfoss A/S of Denmark.

The acquisition strengthens Stiebel Eltron’s market share and continues the group’s focus on providing heating and cooling using renewable sources.

Olympia Tools has launched a new tool, Roughneck Gorilla Block Buster BolsterTM, which it believes will deliver a true step change in how people cut blocks and bricks as well as how they chase out channels for services and remove exterior render and floor and wall tiles.

NAPIT has welcomed many elements of the thorough review conducted by Dame Judith Hackitt, after her Independent Review of Building Regulations and Fire Safety was published today.

Tradespeople across Britain have been struck with a rise in tool thefts as they battle an increase in van break-ins and use of high-tech electronic key fob thefts, according to insurance provider Simply Business.

Leading UK distributor, AWE, provides electricians with a range of training courses via its Smart Home Academy™. A great starting point in the pathway programme that is on offer is the one-day Foundation Workshop.

Global ingredients and solutions provider Tate & Lyle uses ABB equipment to grow the capacity of its Swedish oat factory

Cashierless shopping has become one of the hottest trends in customer experience in the last 12 months, with numerous industry experts hailing it as the future of retail.

With the Safety Glasses, the majority of these injuries could be prevented reducing time away from work and increasing the employee’s wellbeing at work.

There can be no question that safety footwear is an essential part of PPE which no engineer should be without. However, what is open to question is the level of protection your feet need and whether in fact the sheer amount and range of safety footwear available are truly necessary.

Nexans has further developed its TITANEX® family of H07RN-F low voltage flexible rubber cables to withstand temperatures up to 90°C at the core (for fixed and protected installations).

Consumer attitudes to Construction and Trade businesses are still stuck in the 20th Century enter the BUILD system, with over 87.5 percent of business owners in these sectors reporting that a customer has tried to haggle over price in the last year, according to Alison Warner of Evolve and Grow C

The Chartered Institute of Plumbing and Heating Engineering (CIPHE) is again joining organisations right across the country to celebrate Volunteers’ Week 2018.

Stiebel Eltron UK is celebrating its 10 year anniversary this month with record growth for 2017 and three new appointments to expand its sales team.

NMBS, the UK's largest buying society for independent builders', plumbing and heating, timber, and hardware merchants has successfully staged its annual Gala Dinner.