Issue : May 1994
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Regency International, one of the country's leading PVC-u profile extruders, has enlarged its range with high-security door systems and a new window profile.Regency's door range now matches its windows for security specification, with multi-point locking fitted as standard and the option of an extra hook lock facility.The door sash and outer frame have been specially designed for added strength, and can be supplied as 'open-in' and 'open-out' models, says Regency.The new residential ...
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David Thompson has been appointed managing director of the brickwork and cladding fixings company. Mr Thompson joined the company last year having led an unsuccessful attempt at a management buy-out of Lindapter from the failing Henry Barrett group: the buy-out bid was beaten by an offer from Victaulic. CONSTRUCTION NEWS
The £1.7 billion Oresund crossing between Sweden and Denmark has failed to get the go-ahead from a Swedish environment commission because of concerns about its environmental impact. The consortia bidding for the job must now await the outcome of the Swedish general election in September. CONSTRUCTION NEWS
Marley Building Materials has teamed up with Builder Center, the building merchants' chain, to launch a domestic paving range for driveways, paths, patios and pool surrounds.The new product, called Marley Paving Homestyle, is now available exclusively from Builder Center's 68 branches in England and Wales.It comes in 40 mm thick slabs weighing nearly 40 per cent less than standard sized paving blocks and is therefore easy to handle. Each block measures 160 mm x 80 mm.Homestyle paving ...
Planning authority: South Somerset.Job: Outline plans granted for residential development.Value: £2,500,000.Client: Hopkins Brothers.Agent: Chapman Warren, Fairwater House, 1 High Street, Wroughton, Swindon, Wiltshire SN4 9JX. CONSTRUCTION NEWS
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Planning authority: Montgomery.Job: Outline plans granted for business park.Value: £4 million.Client: Development Board for Rural.Value: £4 million.Agent: Development Board for Rural, Ladywell House, Newtown, Powys SY16 1JB. CONSTRUCTION NEWS
Planning authority: West Wiltshire.Job: Outline plans granted for non-food retail.Value: £1,500,000.Client: Hattersley Heaton.Agent: Chester-Fanshaw, 31 Harcourt Street, London, W1H 1DT. CONSTRUCTION NEWS
Planning authority: North Wiltshire.Job: Detailed plans for distribution units.Value: £5, 300,000.Client: Equitable Life Assurance.Agent: Project Design Partnership, Ryebrook Studio, Woodcote Side, Epsom, Surrey KT18 7HD. CONSTRUCTION NEWS
Planning authority: Stroud.Job: Outline plans for motorway service station (3).Value: £10 million.Client: Oldbury Services.Agent: Advanced Planning, Palace Chambers, London Road, Stroud, Gloucestershire GL5 2AJ. CONSTRUCTION NEWS