Fencing News Blog

TRADA INTRODUCES FUNDAMENTALS OF TIMBER WEBINAR SERIES

TRADA’s online programme Learn with TRADA Live has gone from strength to strength since its initial launch in January this year. Almost a thousand people have signed up so far, proving that the online learning space – which has been so enlivened by the recent restrictions – is here to stay, even as the world […]Read More

BRUSHING UP WITH STIHL

STIHL has expanded its range of professional high-performance brushcutters with the launch of the new FSA 135, FSA 135 Rand FSA 86 R. The FSA 135 and FSA 135 R models build on the popularity of the FSA 130 with new compatibility with STIHL’s AP battery system, making it ideal for contractors and grounds management […]Read More

HERAS LAUNCHES NEXT GENERATION OF INTRUSION DETECTION SYSTEMS

Heras has launched the next generation of perimeter intrusion detection systems (PIDSs) to provide even greater levels of perimeter protection. It is designed for sites with specific security and perimeter protection requirements such as warehouses and distribution centres with a high-value stockholding. The company is building on the first generation of PIDSs with significant innovations that have […]Read More

DHF’S RECOMMENDATIONS FOR A ‘TOUCH FREE’ ENVIRONMENT

Door & Hardware Federation’s (DHF) marketing sub-committee for its Building Hardware Group members has been working hard since August 2020 to identify the most pertinent issues currently facing the building hardware sector. It has been a challenging year for the industry, with Brexit and Covid-19 creating a ‘perfect storm’ of trial and uncertainty. “One of […]Read More

TALASEY GROUP SELECTED BY JOSEPH PARR TO LAUNCH NEW LANDSCAPE

Landscaping solutions supplier, Talasey Group, have been selected by merchants, Joseph Parr as their main supplier for their newly refurbished Joseph Parr Landscape Centre. The new venture comes after Talasey were chosen to partner with them on their existing showroom, situated in Stockton. The LandscapeCentre is the first of its kind forTalasey, who have been […]Read More

TOOLBOX TALKS FOCUS ON FALL – PROTECTION EQUIPMENT

Newly releasedToolbox Talks, designed to share specific safety messages on worksites, are now available from the International Powered Access Federation (IPAF). They are two short presentations aimed at explaining the use of personal fall-prevention equipment (PFPE) when using Mobile Elevating Work Platforms (MEWPs) and what to look for when checking PFPE before use. The presentations are […]Read More

GROUND CONTROL WINS ANOTHER QUEEN’S AWARD

Billericay-based landscape and maintenance contractor Ground Control has won a second Queens Award for Enterprise. The award was granted for Ground Control’s ‘Gateway Compliance Matrix’ resource management system, which allows the company to target and compete for contracts. The platform also automates the assessment and management of the risk of each project in accordance with a […]Read More

GATE SAFE ANNOUNCES RECORD TRAINING NUMBERS

Gate Safe is delighted to announce a bumper month for its Gate Safe Distance Learning course, which has seen a record 67 delegates undertake the training in one month. While the charity is delighted to welcome so many newcomers wishing to improve their knowledge and understanding of the required protocol to ensure a safe and […]Read More

BARKERS FENCING LAUNCH RANGE OF TURNSTILES

In recent years Barkers Fencing have experienced significant growth in their high security fencing and gates, especially LPS 1175 accredited products. Each fence line has apertures to allow for vehicular and pedestrian entry and to have a secure perimeter the entrance security needs to uphold the same certification. Turnstiles are extremely effective in providing a high degree […]Read More

UP THE GARDEN PATH

Louise Tomlin suggests that by being eco-friendly and making changes in our everyday gardening, we can benefit people, animals and theplanet. When Thought Leaders like Greta Thunberg or Sir David Attenborough urge everyone to take action on climate change, I hope we are listening. We have been witnessing extreme unseasonal temperatures, storms, gales and floods in recent […]Read More