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HEALTH AND SAFETY Cranford Controls has extended its range of indoor alarm and call points with the introduction of its fire, security and process control systems. The units can be reset and are supplied with a back box with cable entry for surface mounting and can also fit directly to electrical conduit boxes.

Tel: 01420 592 444 Fax: 01420 592 445 Contact: sales department

Draegar has a personal gas monitor for operatives working in hazardous environments. Its Pac 7000 Personal Single Gas Monitor offers a speedy warning against high levels of carbon monoxide, hydrogen sulphide and oxygen, and is protected by a corrosive chemicalresistant rubber coating.

Tel : 01670 352 891 Fax: 01670 356 266 Contact: Richard Beckwith

Site supplier Kem Edwards has extended its range of personal protective equipment with the introduction of hearing protection equipment from Uvex. The range includes hearing products designed to help meet noise regulations in most working conditions.

Tel: 01932 754 700 Fax: 01932 754 754 Contact: sales department

SURFACING Fac i l it ies ma intenance specialist Riggotts has launched a range of surfacing coating products for internal and external line-marking contracts. Its Essiline series includes its SM surface coating designed to rejuvenate and extend the life of asphalt surfaces, an epoxy resin line marking for concrete, metal and wood and plastic surfacing ideal for car park lining.

Tel: 01777 872 525 Contact: sales department

PLUMBING AND DRAINAGE Whale has launched an electrical power pump that can help drain en suite bathrooms and wet rooms where gravity drainage is not possible. Its DryDeck system requires an installation depth of 35 mm and minimal maintenance and boasts a fully concealable control unit and pump.

Tel : 028 9127 0531 Contact: Damien Burns

Huntingdon Fusion has a series of pipe-testing plugs to help builders meet pressure test standards.

Manufactured by its Pipestoppers division using nylon, steel or aluminium, its range is available in 100, 150, 190 and 225 mm drains.

Tel: 01554 836 836 Contact: sales department

HEATING AND VENTILATION Jaga Heating Products has unveiled the latest addition to its range of radiators. Its Knockonwood Freestanding DBE low water radiator features a wooden casing, measures just 21 cm high and has a preprogrammed comfort control.

Tel: 01531 631 533 Fax: 01531 631 534 Contact: sales department

Powrmatic has launched a range of Brise Soleil sun shades that can reduce energy consumption. Produced using a system of architectural louvres designed to shade glazing, the Powrmatic range can be moveable and fixed and installed either horizontally or vertically.

Tel: 01460 53535 Fax: 01460 52341 Contact: Phil Mangnall

MORTARS Ardex has launched a rapid-set mortar.

Its Ardex A 46 rapid repair mortar is for internal and external repairs as well as patching and smoothing f loors and can be trafficked within 2-3 hours.

Tel: 01440 714 939 Contact: sales department

CEILINGS Suspended ceiling producer Armstrong World Industries has launched its latest range of ceiling products. Its Canopies range includes the Ultima pre-formed mineral panel, the Axiom canopy produced from standard ceiling panels and its Infusions canopies manufactured using polycarbonate.

Tel : 0800 371 849 Contact: Technical sales

STRUCTURAL SureCav has a cavity wall spacer system that is easy to install and use. Manufactured using recycled plastic, the SureCav wall spacer is impermeable to moisture, lightweight and can help reduce the width of foundations.

Tel : 01963 34 660 Fax: 01963 32441 Contact: Charlie Ayers

MASONRY Natural stone specialist Stancliffe Stone has launched a standard range of products. Its new Architectural Masonry series includes window sets, heads and mullion produced from sandstones and gritstone in a variety of finishes.

Tel: 01629 653 000 Contact: sales department