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HARDWARE Elesa has a range of anodised aluminium hinges. Its CMM-AL rugged style 180 deg 50 mm-length hinge features countersunk screw mounting and a stainless steel hinge pin while the 65 mm CMD-AL features fully concealed fixings and polymer guide brushes to help smooth operation.

Tel: 01526 322 670 Fax: 01526 669 Contact: sales department

Architectural hardware specialist Dorma has a hinge for glass doors that eliminates the need for a floor spring. Based on its Arcos range, the hinge offers a double action closing function for a range of glass thicknesses and is available in a variety of finishes.

Tel: 01462 477 600 Contact: sales department

DOORS Bolton-based specialist door producer Booth Industries has increased it range of acoustic steel doorsets.

Available on both hinged and sliding doorsets the range includes noise attenuation to Rw55dB with optional powered or manual operation.

Tel: 01204 366 333 Fax: 01204 380 888 Contact: Andrew Yates

STRUCTURAL Steelwork connection specialist Access Technologies has launched a range of support fixings suitable for hanging cable trays, suspended ceilings and pipework. Its BeamClamp SF flange clamps are manufactured from malleable iron and supplied in an electro zinc plated finish featuring a locknut secured screw that clamps onto a steel flange.

Tel: 01952 270 600 Fax: 01952 277 778 Contact: Matt Jordan

Fermacell has a floor and ceiling system that satisfies noise reduction regulations.

Developed alongside plaster profile specialist Protektor, the 2FCH22 floor and ceiling system is just 338 mm deep and can be quickly installed without the need for wet trades.

Te l : 0870 6090306 Contact: sales department

COMMUNICATIONS Vodafone has a range of fixed wireless phones for use in site offices. Its collection helps overcome the limitations of cost, availability and practicality of installing landline systems and includes the Phonecell SX6P fixed wireless phone and the SX5D fixed wireless fax phone.

Tel: 0800 741 741 Contact: business information

DRAINAGE Wavin Plastics has launched an easy-to-install, high-capacity gutter profile designed to ensure the safe capture of roof rainwater run-off during storms. Its Osma StormLine gutter profile conceals the edge of roof tiles and incorporates r ibs to help reduce blockages that may develop.

Tel: 01249 766 600 Fax: 01249 443 286 Contact: sales department

FITTINGS Impulse Bathroom Products has launched a dual flush toilet designed to help reduce the volume of water wasted by standard flush toilets. Its Impulse Tribune Dual Flush WC features 4.5/3 litre-capacity flushing and Impulse's EVO outlet valve, which allows the system to save 25 per cent of water per flush compared with average use.

Te l : 0121 328 6824 Fax: 0121 328 7241 Contact: Gary Hawkins

HEALTH AND SAFETY Bison Safety Systems has developed a system that can help reduce the number of injuries caused by falls from lorry trailers during loading and unloading. Its Trailasafe system incorporates a demountable series of brackets that are temporarily fixed to trailers and house support arms with mesh spanning between.

Te l : 0845 6050409 Fax: 01324 633 665 Contact: Graeme Hastie

FLOORING Tremco has developed a range of floor repair systems that can be installed in less than a day. Its Tread fast Fastrak Universal, Unispeed and Uniflow system provide adhesion to a range of flooring substrates including concrete and sand/cement screeds.

Tel: 01753 691 696 Fax: 01753 822 640 Contact: sales department

Wallbarn has extended its range of paving support pads with the introduction of its adjustable units.

Able to give a clearance of between 35 mm and 220 mm its manually adjusted pads are designed for schemes where contractors have to pave to falls.

Tel: 01883 715 983 Fax: 01883 723 670

FITTINGS Tile and sanitary ware manufacturer RAK Ceramics has launched a complete bathroom package for house and hotel builders. Its HBH bathroom package includes an acrylic bath, compact basin, back-to-wall toilet and porcelain tiles and slabs.

Tel: 01730 815 507 Fax: 01730 815 007 Contact: sales department