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MATERIALS

SCAFFOLDING

Fleetclip is a newly designed scaffold board fixing device that reduces the threat of accidents from tripping. Fleetclip is a 5 mm thick galvanised steel strip, which secures scaffold boards directly to the main scaffolding. The company says the product minimises trip hazards and improves security.

Tel: 01753 880 030 Contact: Jack Lambert

Barman has developed a trestle system, which it says can provide a simple, safe and stable working platform. The mild steel, powder coated trestles have been designed to accommodate standard scaffold boards secured by thumbscrews. They are available in fixed or variable height.

Tel: 01460 271 000 Fax: 01460 75885 Contact: Matt Barter

JETTING

Calder is set to launch a range of high-pressure water jetting systems from German specialist Oertzen. Designed for concrete restoration and industrial cleaning, it will feature operating pressures of up to 500 bar, electric, petrol or diesel options.

Tel: 01905 723 255 Fax: 01905 723 904 Contact: Steve Sharp

BLOCKS

RMC Concrete Products has a block paving system designed to return surface water to the ground rather than sewers. Its Uni-Ecoloc permeable block system can be used to create aggregate filled voids that allow water to drain away freely.

Tel: 0870 240 3030 Fax: 0870 240 3021 Contact: sales department

FITTINGS

Security system specialist Videx has a new range of easy-to-install telephones and video monitors. Boasting detachable handsets, volume control and electronic call tones, its 300 series includes standard, intercommunicating and digital versions.

Tel: 020 8523 5800 Fax: 020 8523 5825 Contact: Videx Security

GLAZING

WHS Halo has a new window to complement its System 10 range of PVCu windows and doors. Designed to conform to the latest building regulations, the new Top Swing window has four chambers and a twin seal operation. It is also easy to clean from the inside.

Tel: 01785 255 146 Fax: 01785 211 518 Contact: Karen Hill

Nevill Long has introduced a new silicone jointed glass partition system for the commercial new build and refurbishment market. The aluminium profiles of its Longline Vision system can be colour-coated to match any interior and has hardwood frame and door options.

Tel: 0116 257 0670 Fax: 0116 257 0044 Contact: sales department

WATERPROOFING

Yeovil-based Cavity Trays has a range of petheleyne water controlling profiles for use within cavity walls. Its Type Q Arresting Barriers and Type FCC Frontcloak Cavibarriers stop water accruing and help ensure isolation between the outer skin and any cavity protrusion or restriction.

Tel: 01935 474 769 Fax: 01935 428 223 Contact: sales department

MORTAR

Gun injected specialist mortar manufacturer Easipoint has broadened its range of colours.

Alongside its standard ten mortar colours, Easipoint now offers a choice of more than 100 colour formulations that can be produced quickly to order.

Tel: 01257 224 900 Fax: 01257 224 901 Contact: Trevor Wilson

FIXINGS

ITW Construction Products has introduced the Galv-Plus nail.

Containing 5 per cent aluminium and more than twice as much zinc as the nails they replace, the Galv-Plus nails have twice the corrosion protection.

The new nails are available at no extra cost from 51 mm to 99 mm, including the new 57 mm nail for flooring applications.

Tel: 01293 523372 Fax: 01293 515186 Contact: Charlie Toon

FENCING

Expamet Security Products has a high-security fencing system, which has become the first UK system to achieve preferred specification status from the Police. Its Super Security fencing system passed government tests on its strength, anticlimb and electronic security equipment.

Tel: 01429 867 366 Contact: sales department LIGHTING Coughtrie Lighting has introduced the Pro-Linea and MiniLinea ranges to its list of products. High-impact and vandal resistant, the new ProLinea and Mini-Linea lights come with a range of options, including high-frequency control gear, emergency operation, control modules for fibre optic dust-to-dawn operation and PIR detection using external bracketry.

Tel: 0144 882 3262 Fax: 0141 882 0199 Contact: sales department ROOFING Welwyn Tool has a compact semi-automatic roof welding tool for small plastic roofing schemes. Its Leister Triac Hot Air Hand Tool and attached drive unit can generate welding temperatures up to 620 deg C and come with a range of welding nozzles.

Tel: 01707 331 111 Fax: 01707 372 175 Contact: Paul Messenger

TOOLS

Chisel manufacturer Marples has added another chisel to its latest range. The Marples Splitproof Pro Chisel is designed to adsorb repeated hammer blows, and the firm says the chisel is ideal for all types of repetitive and demanding applications. A new handle offers a large striking face and friction grip.

Tel: 0114 2519101 Fax: 0114 2434302 Contact: customer services

Rigid has introduced a builtin Powerfeed to its K-39 Drain Cleaner, which moves the cable in and out of the line automatically. Powered by a 3.2 Amp motor, the model cleans 20 mm to 65 mm lines in lengths up to 15 m. Earlier K-38 models can be upgraded to the new specification with an easy-to-fit Powerfeed kit.

Tel: 01462 485335 Fax: 01462 485315 Contact: sales division

TEST EQUIPMENT

Vaisala has a range of relative humidity testing probes for testing applications. The HMT320 series includes a set of six interchangeable probes for between -70 and 180 deg C and high chemical concentration environments.

Tel: 01638 576 200 Fax: 01638 576 240 Contact: sales department

ROOFING

Sandtoft has launched a range of clay pantiles that imitate the character and appearance of an aged reclaimed tile. Using a new manufacturing process to reproduce the appearance of a handmade tile, its Arcadia pantile range is ready weathered and is supplied with a 60-year guarantee. Shaped as a traditional clay tile its manufacturing process mimics the rustic colour of traditional tiles, is easy to fit, available from stock and uses only 17.5 tiles per sq m.

Tel: 01427 871 200 Fax: 01427 871 222 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; e-mail: paul. thompson@construct. emap. com Further information on new construction products is available on our website, www. cnplus. co. uk