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SIGNAGE ThermoSign has a glowin-the-dark warning sign that automatically switches on when temperatures dip.

Developed by Peacock Salt, the sign illuminates when there is a risk of icy conditions.

Tel: 01292 292 000 Fax: 01292 292 001 Contact: sales department GLAZING Senior Aluminium Systems has launched a glazing system for new build and refurbishment projects. Its STW 200 is designed to comply with the latest thermal performance regulations and features a highperformance thermal barrier.

Tel: 01709 772 600 Fax: 01709 772 601 Contact: sales department CABLING Cable management specialist Mita has a two-compartment PVC perimeter trunking system for low-voltage mains power and data communication networks. The deepest trunking in the Mita range is the Ultra 60, which is split into two compartments.

Tel: 01745 586 000 Contact: sales department TOOLS A type of mole grip boasting a self-adjusting mechanism has been launched by LockJaw.

The tool includes a patented metal injection moulded locking mechanism that allows the jaws to adjust to any size with equal pressure.

Te l : 01388 827 210 Contact: sales department PLASTERING Maxit Building Products has developed a wall and ceiling finish that it claims improves the air quality in rooms. Its airfresh high-tech plaster helps break down volatile organic compounds by reacting with natural daylight and has a range of compatible paint coverings.

Tel: 01928 515 656 Fax: 01928 576 792 Contact: sales department INSULATION Ireland-based construction product manufacturer Ecological Building Systems has a hemp-based thermal insulation system.

The Thermo Hemp is available in rolls or mats in a range of thicknesses.

Te l : +353 4 6 9 43 210 4 Fax: +353 46 943 2435 Contact: Niall Crosson INSTRUMENTATION Meteorological instrument manufacturer OTT Hydrometry has launched a weather sensor that provides accurate data on the type and rate of precipitation. Its Parsivel optical disdrometer measures the effects of solid and liquid particles passing through a laserbased ribbon of light to give an accurate reading.

Te l : 0115 965 6549 Fax: 0115 965 4726 Contact: sales department HEATING Dimplex has launched a fully modulating electric domestic heating boiler.

Its Ascari electric boiler needs no f lue, has a 12 kW capacity and is ideal for heating smaller, multioccupancy buildings where wet radiators are preferred.

Te l : 0 870 720 0 036 Fax: 0870 727 0114 Contact: marketing department n Camberley-based Bisque Commercial has launched a range of radiant panels suitable for commercial applications including sports halls, schools and colleges. Its range includes styles for ceiling grid installations, a free-hanging option, plasterboard ceiling fitting and wall mounting.

Tel: 01276 605 880 Contact: Nigel Coston STRUCTURAL Wakef ield-based Naylor Lintels has introduced a range of padstones. Its angled padstones can be made to any internal or external angle with any leg length.

Tel: 0800 542 4192 Contact: technical hotline PIPEWORK Durapipe has launched a pipework system for using with aspirating smoke detection systems. Its Detectaline system is manufactured using a robust and ductile ABS material for use in extreme environments.

Tel: 01543 279 909 Fax: 01543 279 450 Contact: enquiries PLUMBING Kinedo has an easy-to-install self-contained shower cubicle that can be placed in just 90 minutes. The Kinelux can be installed and working in a morning, subject to the availability of mains water, electrical supply and drainage.

Tel: 020 8842 4040 Contact: sales department WELDING Murex has launched a safetyfirst range of gas welding and cutting equipment.

Its Saffire series includes flashback arrestors, hose check valves, blowpipes, cutters and process nozzles.

Te l : 0 8 0 0 389 3152 Contact: Cheron Robinson WORKWEAR Dickies has a range of workwear designed to keep out the chills of m idwinter. Its range includes body warmers, f leeces, waterproof clothing, hats, boots and gloves.

Tel: 01761 410 041 Contact: sales department