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SHEETING Delta Membrane Systems has launched its Delta-Geo-Drain Quattro, described as 'a new dimension of safety for thick waterproof coatings'. The waterproof membrane has micro-perforations in the slip film that lets moisture between the film and the waterproofed substrate.

A laminated cloth soaks up the moisture and wicks it to the ground drainage.

Tel : 0 870 747 2181 Fax: 0870 717 8060 Contact: sales department

HEATING An underf loor heating system requiring less f loor depth than traditional systems is available from IPPEC. The Pexatherm New Thin UFH system is designed for use in existing buildings where f loor space is restricted as it occupies under 50 mm depth.

Tel: 0121 622 4333 Fax: 0121 622 5768 Contact: sales department

SURFACE C LEANING The FR30 hard surface cleaner from Karcher is designed to offer highpressure cleaning without splash back. The new unit can be connected to the highpressure spray lance on any Karcher commercial pressure washer and contains the force of the water within its stainless steel body, providing 10 times more cleaning power than a lance used on its own.

Tel : 01295 7520 0 0 Fax: 01295 752040 Contact: sales department

PPE Bilsom, par t of the BacouDalloz group, has introduced 18 ea r-mu f f mode l s ? 15 with its Air Flow Control technology to combat low frequency vibrations and three with integrated radios ? in response to the EU Directive on Noise Protection, due to come into force in April next year.

Tel : 01256 69320 0 Fax: 01256 693300 Contact: sales department

ROOFING Ruberoid Building Products and Permanite Asphalt have combined the roofing systems they offer into one comprehensive Engineered Roofing Systems binder. The binder contains a choice of flat roofing systems, from graphite-based bituminous membranes and advanced polymer modified mastic asphalt to new build systems such as hot melt and polymeric single ply systems.

Tel: 01257 256791 Contact: Nichola Clayton

COATINGS Sikkens, supplier of coating systems for fully factory finished joinery, has launched Sikkens Rubol WM270, a stain-inhibiting, water borne, moisture vapour permeable satin-gloss mid-coat factory applied coating system designed to eliminate the bleeding of most hardwood species.

The product is also designed for application by spray and has excellent pore filling characteristics.

Tel : 0148 0 498868 Contact: Anna Battison

WOOD Engineered wood and connector specialist Simpson Strong-Tie UK has launched a new website (www. uk) incorporating state of the art 3D animations. The aim is to provide sequences that demonstrate precisely how each connector should be used to ensure accurate installation and to maximise load-bearing effectiveness.

Tel : 01827 2556 0 0 Fax: 01827 255616

WALL PROTECTION To combat bumps and scrapes on internal walls in high traffic areas, Sto has created the StoTex Plus wall covering system. The system is made form a fibre-free, woven glass wall cover ing, overpainted with StoColor Latex to create a durable finish in virtually any colour.

Tel : 01256 3376 03 Fax: 01256 810887 Contact: marketing department

GLAZING Altuglas International, part of Arkema, has extended its Altuglas Frosted range of resins with improved colours, looks and thickness. The products come with high luminous transmission and excellent hiding power as well as good scratch and fingerprint resistance.

Tel: (00 33) 1 49008050 Fax: (00 33) 1 49008050

HEALTH AND SAFETY HSENI, in partnership with the Education and Library Boards in Northern Ireland, has launched an information pack to facilitate access to health and safety information.

The pack, available in every library and mobile library, will contain an extensive range of health and safety booklets, and the Info 4U CD.

Tel : 0 8 0 0 0320121 Contact: Information advice centre