Category Archives: Industry News

Veka reservist soldier celebrates reserves day with certificate of commendation

VEKA reservist soldier celebrates Reserves Day with Certificate of Commendation Mark Schofield, a VEKA employee who also serves in the Army Reserve has been commended for his Distinguished Service as part of the United Nations Peacekeeping Force in Cyprus.  The reserve chef was among a select group of 15 from a company of around 250 to receive...
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Armed Forces Day 2017

Polypipe embarks on exciting three-year partnership with Help for Heroes Polypipe has confirmed a three-year partnership with Armed Forces charity Help for Heroes, which will see the UK’s leading manufacturer of plastic piping, rainwater systems, and underfloor heating help raise funds to support those with injuries and illnesses sustained while serving in the British Armed Forces. This new...
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Builders at Risk Due to Lack of Health and Safety Knowledge

A new survey released today to mark Health and Safety Week (19-23 June) has revealed that 16% of builders have had an accident at work, putting themselves at risk of serious injury and missed earnings due to a lack of health and safety knowledge when on site. The survey from IronmongeryDirect, of nearly 700 tradespeople from...
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Tried, Testes & Trusted

Low maintenance building products manufacturer, Kalsi Group is offering customers and specifiers peace of mind with the testing and assessment of its products, securing British Board of Agrément (BBA) certification and Kitemarks across its ranges. Graham Wilde, national sales manager, Kalsi Group said, “Our products are tested, assessed...
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