Category Archives: Product News

Xtract™ – the eco-friendly way to remove Japanese knotweed

Japanese knotweed is a highly invasive non-native plant that is spreading throughout the UK at an alarming rate. Introduced to the UK in the 1850’s, knotweed causes structural damage to buildings, adds significant time delays to development sites and can prevent the sale of land.

When the ground is going to be disturbed for a...

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The only bituminous roofing membrane with a 40-year BBA durability statement

Alumasc’s Derbigum waterproofing membrane is the only high-performance bituminous roofing membrane with a 40-year durability statement from the BBA (British Board of Agrément). Whilst competitors’ durability statements are typically for 20 or 25 years, Alumasc’s Derbigum stands out for its proven reliability with a 40-year BBA durability statement, which gives specifiers and end-users added confidence as...
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TWO CONSTRUCTION FIRMS BENEFIT FROM NATIONAL APPRENTICESHIP SCHOLARSHIP

Two construction firms have benefited from a national scholarship scheme which enables them to take on an apprentice who is entirely funded to work for them for 12 months. The initiative was launched by leading construction audit, contract and payroll provider, Hudson Contract, to celebrate its 20th anniversary and also provide opportunities for two young apprentices...
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10 essentials of credit management for construction

Attributed to Michael Facey, head of marketing and product management at OnGuard Construction is used to facing high competition and pressure on prices and margins. At the same time, it is a capital intensive industry so every construction company needs strong cash flow to operate smoothly. Yet, research of 250,000 UK businesses from Euler Hermes...
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