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TOOLS Tools specialist Bosch has a rugged, compact stereo radio system (below)for construction sites. Its Powerbox AM/FM radio has a battery charger and an outlet socket and can withstand knocks, spills, and dust.

Tel: 01895 838 743 Fax: 01895 839 380 Contact: sales department

Irwin Industrial Tools has an electrical conduit bender suitable for use with both galvanised and black enamel conduit. Its Hilmor EL25 and EL32 conduit benders are lightweight and robust and capable of bending conduit of up to 32 mm.

Tel: 0114 251 9101 Fax: 0114 243 4302 Contact: sales department

Korebitz has launched a collection of diamond coring drills and saws (above).

Its KoreBitz drills are available in a range of diameters and cutting depths including extendable systems.

Tel: 01827 715 181 Fax: 01827 718 931 Contact: enquiries


Redi-Rock has a precast concrete retaining wall system ideal for coastal defences, erosion control and landscaping projects.The system features interlocking concrete blocks that are easy to install and can be used for temporary and permanent structures.

Tel: 01322 406 888 Contact: sales department


Akzo Nobel has relaunched and extended its Sandtex Trade range of exterior coatings. Its new products will include 365 All Weather Gloss, Primer Undercoat and High Xposure Smooth Masonry paint.

Tel: 0870 241 6457 Contact: Technical Enquiries


Ironmongery Direct has developed a range of ironmongery in 316 high-grade stainless steel. Its Altro 316 is corrosion resistant and is aimed at kitchens.

Tel: 0845 450 0020 Fax: 01702 562 799 Contact: sales department

Gretsch Unitas has an emergency exit door security system. Its GU Secury features an anti-panic function lock and associated panic bar fittings and can be fitted to PVCU, timber or aluminium profiles.

Tel: 02476 217 900 Fax: 02476 217 909 Contact: Ian Ward


Troax has launched a cleanroom partitioning system. Designed to meet the air cleanliness targets for hospital, healthcare and food and drink industries its Toledo modular partitioning meets all existing international standards.

Tel: 01793 542 000 Fax: 01793 618 784 Contact: sales department


Surveying specialist Sokkia has introduced an internet connection that allows a total station to send and receive data to and from the office. Its SFX function is available on the Series030R reflectorless total station range.

Tel: 01270 250 511 Fax: 01270 250 533 Contact: Rachel Letts


Bacou-Dalloz has launched a silicone safety goggle that can conform to any facial profile. Its lightweight Flex Seal goggle is heat resistant and remains supple at different temperatures.

Tel: 01256 693 200 Fax: 01256 693 300 Contact: Sarah Croker

Colter has a safety alarm system for lone workers. Its Colter R-IDENT LW will send a text message to alert site or office staff that help is needed if an alarm button is not pressed after 15 minutes.

Tel: 01371 876 887 Fax: 01371 875 638 Contact: sales department

Ansell has introduced the four-glove Vantage cut resistant safety range.

Vantage uses new kevlar yarn from Dupont and specialist weaving techniques during production.

Tel: +32 2 528 74 00 Fax: +32 2 528 74 01 Contact: sales department


Specialist English Architectural Glazing has developed a system that allows glazing panels to be stacked on top of each other. Its SYSTEMSTAX allows curtain wall glazing to be stacked rather than drilled and connected.

Tel: 01638 510 000 Fax: 01638 510 400 Contact: sales department

Manufacturers, suppliers: Our readers want to know about construction products new to the market.While we cannot guarantee to publish everything we receive, we would like to hear if you have a new product of interest to the industry. Please send brief details to In Stock, Construction News, 151 Rosebery Avenue, London EC1R 4GB; fax: 020 7505 6867; email: paul. thompson@construct. emap. com Further information on new construction products is available at our website: www. cnplus. co. uk