Construction products

Mineral Products Association warns of weak growth in UK demand for construction products

UK: The Mineral Products Association (MPA) described first-quarter demand for building materials as “resilient” in 2021 despite renewed coronavirus lockdown restrictions, ongoing supply chain disruptions and wet winter conditions. Following a recent survey, the association indicates that the continuation of housing activity – with an increase in housing improvements – and an acceleration of infrastructure […]

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Swadlincote’s industrial unit acquired by Midland Construction Products

Burton-based commercial real estate agent Rushton Hickman Ltd has leased a 28,625 square foot modern industrial unit from Swadlincote to Midland Construction Products Limited on behalf of clients Aberdeen Standard Investments. Unit 2 Tetron Point is located on William Nadin Way and offers 21,878 square feet of warehouse space with a clear internal gutter height […]

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SIG launches a new online store specializing in construction products | Irish Building Magazine.fr

SIG has already successfully deployed Pixsell e-commerce solutions internally to allow its external salespeople to place orders directly from their iPads, as well as a digital customer delivery tracking service. Striving to be innovators in the industry, they used this knowledge and experience to develop and launch a new e-commerce platform for customers. This new […]

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Sustainable building products company Pretred announces $ 3 million investment

Tire waste has become a global environmental challenge, with> 1 billion sent to landfill or burned each year. Pretred technology recycles approximately 65,000 tires for each kilometer of barriers (880 barriers). These barriers reduce 98% of CO equivalent2 emissions compared to concrete barriers, providing a durable product for use in construction, roads, parks and beyond. […]

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Testing program for construction products used in mental health facilities

BRE and Design in Mental Health Network have launched a unique testing program for construction products used in mental health care settings The new certification program – “Informed Choices” – is being rolled out by specialists in the built environment BRE and non-profit group Mental Health Design Network (DIMHN) and comes as the UK marks […]