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HARDWARE Hinge and fitting producer Nico Manufacturing has launched its range of CE marked products.The Standard range includes 100 mm Strong Butt hinges in stainless or standard steel in a variety of finishes, while its Special range includes 100 mm Security Strong Butt hinges.

Tel: 01255 422 333 Fax: 01255 432 909 Contact: Graham Pateman nElesa has launched a range of antimicrobial handles for use in hospitals, catering and public services. Its EBP.SAN handle has a technopolymer with a high silver content that destroys microbes, fungus and mildew.

Tel: 01526 322 670 Fax: 01526 322 669 Contact: Nigel Pritchett GROUT Degussa Construction Chemicals has a new two-part, solvent free, polyurethane grout that can improve noise and vibration resistance.Masterflow 155RGH includes graded cork particles and is designed for support grouting rail tracks and rigid substrates.

Tel: 0161 794 7411 Fax: 0161 272 8881 Contact: marketing department SURVEYING Specialist instrument manufacturer Sokkia has extended its interior laser range with the launch of its new TRIAX MP400.The multi-purpose interior laser is self levelling and includes a variable rotation speed, tilt function and vertical plumb.

Tel: 01270 250 511 Fax: 01270 250 533 Contact: Rachel Scallan INSULATION Thermal Economics has developed a high thermal efficiency, partial-fill cavity insulation material.

Foil insulation material bonded to a urethane board, its Ultratherm is the latest addition to its Alreflex cavity insulation range and boasts overlapping joints to beat water penetration Tel: 01582 450 814 Fax: 01582 429 305 Contact: sales department LIGHTING WRTL Exterior Lighting has developed an eco-friendly solar powered lantern that can be networked to return any unused energy to the grid.

Its Ecosol unit combines a lantern, solar panel, battery and control in a simple, impact-resistant polypropylene housing.

Tel: 0121 521 1234 Fax: 0121 521 1250 DOORS JB Kind has a range of doors available in both standard and bespoke sizes.The New Concept range boasts 18 solid designs and 18 glazed doors in a choice of five timber finishes or a full range of colours.

Tel: 01283 510 210 Contact: sales department nTDSL has strengthened its range of fire-rated internal doors with the launch of its Castile engineered timber range.

The Castile range is available in a Spanish style and is FD30 fire-rated.

Tel: 01793 787 500 Contact: sales department PIPES Plastic pipe manufacturer Uponor has extended its polyethylene gas pipe range to include a new diameter.The specialist now produces 280 mm-diameter pipes and couplers, reducers and flanges for the new pipe size.

Tel: 01773 811 112 Fax: 01773 812 343 SEALANTS Adshead Ratcliffe has a sealant for movement joints that provides a fireand smoke-resistant seal. Its Arbosil XL1075 one-part water based acrylic sealant that can achieve a four hour fire integrity in joints of up to 50 mm.

Tel: 01773 826 661 Fax: 01773 821 215 Contact: sales department nBacou-Dalloz has introduced new safety spectacles to its range of personal protective equipment. Its Pulsafe XC spectacles offer total wraparound coverage and replaceable lenses.

Tel: 01256 693 200 Fax: 01256 693 300 HARDWARE Gretsch-Unitas has launched a safety doorway with anti-panic function lock and associated panic bar. Its GU Secury complies to relevant European standards and can be fitted to most material profiles.

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