Starrett, is celebrating six decades of UK manufacturing. The company, which was founded in the US,opened its UK factory in Jedburgh, Scotland, in 1958 and has since grown to become one of the global business’ main manufacturing sites.
 

The Passivhaus Institute has awarded Xpelair’s innovative Mechanical Ventilation with Heat Recovery (MVHR) unit, Natural Air 180, the Passivhaus Standard, demonstrating its ability to drastically improve the energy performance and indoor air quality of a building.

The construction sector is being urged to create more apprenticeships and find ways to attract workers to the sector after new research found that over half of the UK population are struggling to hire a tradesperson.

 

A simple but effective tool, originally designed by Electrical Safety First to help trading standards identify potentially dangerous or counterfeit electrical items, has just been granted a design copyright.

 

The Approved Cables Initiative (ACI) has been alerted to a batch of low smoke flex, found with a `BASEC approved’ sticker on its packaging that is not BASEC approved and this has been brought to BASEC’s attention.

“It took Greenland Three Years to complete its Two Year Exit from Europe Greenland has a population smaller than that of Croydon and has one issue – fish.”  Lord O’Donnell

There has been much talk about the volumes of red tape involved in being part of Europe.  The UK has been dealing

Across a number of areas in the UK, fortnightly bin collections have been reduced to one collection every three weeks; leaving many homes at the threat of pests, due to food waste mounting up in their bins. According to the Mail

With Father’s Day just around the corner, Haier would like to raise a glass to dads all over the UK with their special promotional offer on the WS50GDBI, a new and improved free standing wine cooler