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Barkers Fencing Appoint Marketing and Sales Director

Leading fencing and gate manufacturer Barkers Fencing, are pleased to announce the appointment of Adam Savage as Marketing and Sales Director. Adam joined Barkers in August 2000 as a sales estimator. He rose through the ranks to become the UK sales manager in 2007 and more recently took on responsibility for exports. His extensive knowledge […]Read More

Why businesses in the forestry sector are potentially missing out

Experts provide insight for how companies in the forestry sector can use R&D tax credits to begin taking advantage of their innovation  Are forestry businesses in the UK missing out on R&D tax credits?  With HMRC data revealing that the UK agriculture, forestry and fishing  sectors made up just over 1% of UK R&D tax credit claims, […]Read More

Wanting a long term career in the fence installation industry

Wanting a long term career in the fence installation industry with Suddenstrike Fencing. Suddenstrike is a forward thinking, family owned and run company, established for over thirty years. We have an opportunity for the right candidate wanting a long term career in the fence installation industry with Suddenstrike Fencing. Are you a self motivated problem […]Read More

NATIONAL CHARITY STEPS IN TO TRANSFORM HOME OF SOLIHULL SURVEYOR

The home of a Solihull dad-of-four left paralysed after a fall at home is set to be transformed thanks to a national construction charity. Rob Lamb, 58, suffered a severe spinal cord injury when he fainted due to low blood pressure at home in October, leaving him paralysed from the chest down. The quantity surveyor […]Read More

Complete the timber post failure questionnaire now!

Timber preservative treatment issues – Complete the timber post failure questionnaire now! Have you had problems with timber posts failing? The AFI get reports from a lot of contractors about this issue but to help us work on this more we need details from you to give us a clear picture.   The questionnaire will […]Read More

Heras to acquire Danish fencing and security specialist SER Hegn

Heras to acquire Danish fencing and security specialist SER Hegn to become leading player for perimeter protection in the Nordic Region.   Heras group has agreed to acquire privately owned Danish perimeter protection specialist SER Hegn. This move adds Denmark to its current Nordic operations of Sweden and Norway giving it substantial market share in […]Read More

DHF guides its members on CE marking changes from 1

DHF (Door & Hardware Federation) has hosted a series of webinars and produced briefing papers for its membership in relation to UKCA marking and what they need to consider from 1 January 2021. After 31 December 2021, CE marking will no longer be recognised in the UK and UKCA will be the only recognised conformity […]Read More

BAND OF BUILDERS LAUNCHES HARDSHIP FUND TO HELP TRADESPEOPLE AFFECTED

Brackley, UK (1 December 2020) – Countrywide Grounds Maintenance®, the UK’s leading professional grounds maintenance organisation, has appointed Paul McKeown as its new Managing Director to provide strategic leadership and growth for the UK-wide business. Paul has taken the helm at Countrywide and will build on the organisation’s position as grounds maintenance experts delivering a […]Read More

BAND OF BUILDERS LAUNCHES HARDSHIP FUND TO HELP TRADESPEOPLE AFFECTED

National charity Band of Builders has launched a brand new hardship fund to help tradesmen and women affected by the ongoing coronavirus crisis. The charity, which carries out projects and adaptations to help UK tradespeople and their families affected by illness or disability, has launched the fund to help UK tradespeople and their families left […]Read More

Clean Air Day: New report uncovers environmental impact of petrol

Clean Air Day: New report uncovers environmental impact of petrol tools Emissions tests uncover damning impact of UK’s most widely used outdoor power tools Leaf blower emissions proven to exceed permitted levels of cars More than 1,200 survey respondents shared views on climate change   The UK’s most widely used petrol-powered outdoor power tools have […]Read More