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Six new entrants to the top 10 in the contractor league table

For October, there have been six new entrants to the Top 50 Contractor League in the...

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October 2019

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Six new entrants to the top 10 in the contractor league table

For October, there have been six new entrants to the Top 50 Contractor League in the first ten spots, shaped...

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Italian manufacturer Gigacer supports BIM

Gigacer is now able to support architects and designers in the early stages of designing with parametric BIM objects for...

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Construction output declines for sixth consecutive month

According to the most recent IHS Markit/CIPS UK Construction Total Activity Index, construction output has continued to fall in October...

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News

BAL relaunches its popular five-day training course

BAL has relaunched its intensive five day wall and floor tiling course.  Held at BAL’s Innovation and Technology Centre, the...

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Gaia underfloor heating warms listed chapel

Housing developer, Beechcroft, has chosen Gaia’s low-temperature hot water underfloor heating (UFH) system to create a warm, comfortable living space...

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Impey announces 2018 We Are Wetrooms training tour dates

Now entering its third year, the We Are Wetrooms installation training tour continues to grow in popularity. During 2018 Impey’s...

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Fast-growing Italcer group acquires Ceramica Rondine

Italcer, parent company of the ceramic group controlled by Mandarin Capital Partners II, has acquired a 100% shareholding in Ceramica...

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Industry veteran, Rex Walker, announces his retirement from LTP

After a remarkable 50 years in the tiling industry, Rex Walker will be retiring at the end of the year...

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UK construction output increases at sharper rate but outlook deteriorates

UK construction companies indicated a sustained increase in business activity during October.  The overall rate of expansion improved slightly since...

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Features

XXL tiles for rooftop pool

The rooftop pool landscape at the Hotel Olympus Palace in Salou, Spain, has utilised large-size ceramic tiles from Agrob Buchtal with great effect.  TSJ reports on this highly successful project. The water shimmering mysteriously blue through the glass panels of the...

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Tranquil Dawn is named Dulux Colour of the Year 2020

Every year Dulux paint colour specialists at the company’s Global Aesthetic Centre assemble a team of top international design experts to discuss the new global trends that will affect us all. The company’s design team then work on transforming these insights...

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EMC Tiles: the next generation

EMC Tiles, formerly East Midlands Ceramics, was founded by Barry Slawson,  in 1979.  Over the next 40 years Slawson and his tight-knit team have created an award-winning supplier of wall and floor tiling products, with a strong geographical focus on...

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Portfolios

Get closer to nature with new BAL Micromax2 colourways

Colours have been used throughout history as an unspoken language understood by all humankind and are popularly connected to seasonality...

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Outdoor surfaces covered with fast-setting, self-levelling Tilemaster External Leveller

Developed primarily for outdoor use, Tilemaster External Leveller is ideal for use externally where the making good of an existing...

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Rocatex launches C2TE S2 Ultimate Slow Flex White adhesive with long pot life

Following in depth market research and extensive testing on various products including natural stone and large format porcelain, Rocatex has...

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