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Welding specialist Kemppi has launched a modular three-phase 230/440V MIG MAG industrial welding system. Its FastMig system is faster than earlier designs.

Tel: 0845 644 4201 Contact: John Frost


Barnat Oak Supplies has an Oak RSJ casing system that helps make steel beams indistinguishable from solid oak beams. The casings are available alongside a range of oak roof trusses.

Tel: 01525 377 609 Contact: Natalie Dixon


Foam producer Zotefoams has launched a range of high-temperature closed cell foams for insulating hot or cold industrial pipe systems. Its Zotek FHT range has an operational temperature limit of 160 deg C and offers improved chemical and solvent resistance.

Tel: 020 866 416 00 Fax: 020 8664 1616

Contact: Inga van der Weide


looring compound manufacturer Ardex has introduced a contract grade levelling and smoothing compound. Its Ardex K11 material can be walked on after 2.5 hrs and can have floor covering applied to it after 24 hrs.

Tel: 01440 714 939 Contact: sales department


Sealant manufacturer illbruck has introduced a fire-rated movement joint for floors and walls to complement its Compriband range.

Its Jointspan FR provides a fire, cold smoke and acoustic sealing system for use in movement joints.

Tel: 0191 419 0505

Fax: 0191 419 2200

Contact: sales department


Omega Doors has a range of security doors. Its Omega SE range has been developed alongside specialist company County Shutters and is available in three models that vary according to the severity of at tack they can repel.

Tel: 01772 696 351

Fax: Barry Gregson


Specialist designer and manufacturer Booth Industries has increased its blast protection range to include high-integrity blast-resisting doors, walls and windows. The custom built blast wall system can be retrofitted to internal walls.

Tel: 01204 366 333

Fax: 01204 380 088

Contact: Andrew Yates

FIXINGS Specialist manufacturer Fischer Fixings has launched a steel anchor for use in both cracked and sound concrete.

Its FAZ II anchor bolt is easy to install, available in a range of sizes and is designed for installing beams, railings, steel fabrications and stairs.

Tel: 01491 827 900

Fax: 01491 827 953

Contact: sales department


Milbury Systems has introduced a precast concrete retaining structure that can be installed up to a height of 7.5 m. Its Karapace system can be laid directly onto a prepared sub-base, is designed to be loaded from either side and can be backfilled using excavated material.

Tel: 01275 857 799

Fax: 01275 853 123

Contact: Brian Mees

Cast stone manufacturer Haddonstone has launched a lightweight material ideal for use where component weight is an important health and safety consideration. Its cementbased TecLite material is a glass fibre reinforced concrete that boasts a high st reng th to weight ratio and is ideal for retrofit, timber frame and new build projects.

Tel: 01604 770 711

Fax: 01604 770 027

Contact: sales department


Manufacturer Bovema has upgraded its mechanical extractor fans for daily ventilation and smoke extraction. Available as roof and wall extractor units the range has been designed to incorporate speed control for daily ventilation.

Tel; 01244 400 401

Fax: 01244 401 402

Contact: sales department


Rockwool has developed the Rockshield Metal Frame System. It consists of cement particleboard, Rockwool Insulation and cladding products mechanically fixed to the metal framework.

Tel: 01656 868 281

Fax: 01656 868 353

Contact: sales department


Pipe and drainage specialist JDP has developed a symphonic drainage system for roof rainwater.

Manufactured using modified PVC, its Vacudrain system can ach ieve a d rainage rate of up to 3 litres /sec with a 50 mm pipe diameter. It has a 10-year guarantee.

Tel: 01706 364 115

Contact: Steve McLellan

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