banner ad
blog post banner

Building Adhesives issues Coronavirus Update

March 2020

TSJ has reveived the following announcement from BAL regarding the ongoing Coronavirus epidemic.

“Everyone at Building Adhesives Ltd understand the serious current global situation and threats posed by Covid-19 Coronavirus. Further to our earlier statements, we are doing all we can to work safely as we support each other. We will ensure we always remain in line with government recommendations, and beyond, at our business facilities during this period.

In order to support material supply for any construction projects that have been advised or requested to continue within government guidelines, our manufacturing facilities will continue to operate for customers of Building Adhesives Ltd.

Here, we are enforcing the strictest measures to ensure first and foremost the safety of our operational teams and the safe provision of material, including revised shift staff and structure to ensure safe distances are maintained in all areas at all times, no contact between shifts and the highest hygiene measures in operation.

For your awareness - every single office employee - across all departments - that can work remotely, will be working from home as required in the current period. Our digital infrastructure ensures that whenever you need us, all our office teams are still available and working to support you including Customer Services, Technical Services, Marketing, HR, Finance and Administration functions. All the team are available, fully operational and contactable by phone, email and video calls where applicable, to support our customer base.

The only exception within our office premises is the suspension of training at our Innovation & Technology Centre. All training has already been cancelled and will not resume until it is safe to do so, whereby we will advise. We will be providing seminars, webinars and digital training experiences through this period though, to allow any customers to develop their education and understanding remotely.

The field sales specialists: Area Sales Managers, Training & Technical Support and Specification Team are all also working from home, as required. We are still available for site query visits if required in-adherence with Covid-19 guidelines regarding social distancing and hygiene practices in particular; but nonetheless are fully contactable by phone, email and video calls to support you wherever needed.

Finally, we will continue to follow all recommendations from the Government and best practice. The health and well-being of our people, their families, our customers and supply partners is paramount as we look to support the need of current projects and services required in this difficult period.

In these challenging times we will endeavour to do all that we can to offer you our full support in line with the advice and instructions issued by the UK government.

Many thanks, Building Adhesives Ltd. More at: or

AMA forecasts 7% growth for the UK floor and wall tiles market

The UK wall and floor tiles market delivered a strong performance between 2014 and 2017 with overall growth of 8%,...

Continue Reading

BS 8298 stone cladding comments deadline looms

Draft changes to BS 8298: Part 4 are now out for consultation, and all comments need to be received by...

Continue Reading

Light of City makes Surface Design Awards 2020 shortlist

Renowned practices including Steven Holl Architects, Mikhail Riches, AECOM, WilkinsonEyre and Chris Dyson Architects are among those shortlisted for 2020...

Continue Reading