GGF launches product substitution guidance

The Glass and Glazing Federation (GGF) has launched a new guidance document on product substitutions to help companies comply with regulations as the construction industry comes under greater scrutiny than ever before.  With changes imminent for compliance marking and building regulations, the industry needs to ensure that the products More...

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By winactive On Wednesday, May 5th, 2021
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Powerful package of meaningful support from FENSA

FENSA – Fenestration Self-Assessment Scheme – was created in 2002 after the replacement of windows and doors came under the control of the Building Regulations for England and Wales for the first time. More...

By winactive On Tuesday, April 20th, 2021
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Oven-ready national retrofit strategy

A ‘national retrofit strategy’ is needed to drive a low-carbon built environment believes Brian Berry of the Federation of Master Builders 2020 was an unprecedented year of challenge and uncertainty More...

By winactive On Friday, January 22nd, 2021
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New tiers of Steel Window Association membership and the benefits they bring

The Steel Window Association (SWA), www.steel-window-association.co.uk, is the source of independent, comprehensive advice for members comprising specialists in the manufacture and More...

By winactive On Wednesday, December 16th, 2020
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Membership drive for Competent Persons Scheme from Certass

It’s time to change to Certass. After a challenging year for the industry, Certass is urging installers to check they are getting meaningful value from their Competent Persons Scheme, as automated annual More...

By winactive On Wednesday, December 2nd, 2020
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NFB arms the construction industry with the tools to decarbonise

The National Federation of Builders’ (NFB) Major Contractors Group (MCG) is arming the construction industry with practical tools for main contractors to start or accelerate their journey towards achieving More...

By winactive On Wednesday, November 25th, 2020
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PVC-U fabricator Glazerite signs up to the Certass Trade Association

The latest company to join Certass Trade Association (TA) is Glazerite UK Group. The leading PVC-U fabricator has signed up for Supply Chain membership to take advantage of the information and advice that is More...

By winactive On Monday, October 12th, 2020
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DHF receives assured advice on powered garage door safety

For many years, DHF (Door & Hardware Federation), has been advising the garage door industry on the interpretation of the standards for garage door safety and the legislation surrounding their use.  A More...

By winactive On Thursday, September 3rd, 2020
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Economics Professor set for GGF Members’ week

The Glass and Glazing Federation (GGF) is delighted to confirm that Professor Noble Francis, Economics Director for Construction Products Association (CPA) has agreed to present a webinar at Members’ Week More...

By winactive On Tuesday, August 4th, 2020
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‘Little for glazing in the Green Grant Scheme’ says the GGF

The Government has released more details of the Green Homes Grant Scheme almost one month after it was announced by the Chancellor.  The announcement adversely affected many home improvement companies More...