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05/07/2017

Construction industry reviews hung parliament result

Construction industry peers and commentators offer their insight and wisdom into the implications of the 2017 UK general election result, which returned Theresa May’s Conservative Party with the most seats, but no overall majority.

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05/07/2017

Offsite & modular construction set for stronger foothold

Offsite construction, also called modular or prefabricated build, isn’t new to the industry. However, experts predict the building method will grow towards the end of 2017 with quality, time and labour concerns creating alternatives to traditional construction ...

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05/07/2017

Precast Concrete Construction – Concrete Frames

The process & advantage of Precast Concrete Construction – Concrete Frames. Here, we take a look at the process of making Precast Concrete Frames, what advantages they hold and how you could benefit them with use in your build.

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25/04/2017

Precast concrete flooring goes up a level

Precast concrete flooring for upper floors can offer various benefits to builders and homeowners – and with sustainability credentials as well, architects and designers will be specifying them more often.

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25/04/2017

Precast 2017 set to be biggest yet!

J&P Building Systems will be exhibiting at Precast 2017 next month. You can REGISTER NOW for the UK’s largest precast concrete industry conference & exhibition – PRECAST 2017, 11th May at Leicester Tigers Stadium.

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14/03/2017

The new PFIEFER MoFi is here!

NEWS! PFEIFER Brace Anchor MoFi 16 Particular attention must be paid to the reliable assembly of precast elements is key to a safe site.

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14/03/2017

A new generation of PFIEFER Bent Loop is here

With a series of different application options, the new generation of the PFEIFER Bent Loop makes it possible, to transport the most diverse precast concrete elements safely and in compliance with directives.

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08/02/2017

FAQs on our balcony connection system – The BALCON

BALCON is a versatile connection system for attaching steel balconies to a reinforced concrete frame.

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14/12/2016

PFEIFER Flared Lifting Loops – safely does it

The PFEIFER Flared Lifting Loops are designed to be extremely versatile and durable, meaning the robust round thread can provide force transmission in every direction, from straight pull to transverse shear pull – perfect for all building sites.

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21/11/2016

JORDAHL Mounting Channels and Bolts

The combination of JORDAHL mounting channels and the accompanying JORDAHL bolts create a flexible channel bolt connection that’s capable of adapting to new load and mounting requirements at any time. They can be welded directly into place, or bolted together ...

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17/11/2016

PFEIFER safety fixing system for precast concrete

PFEIFER safety fixing system for precast concrete – New Brochure Available.

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10/11/2016

Jordahl Anchor Channels JTA-CE approved for higher load capacities

ordahl Anchor Channels JTA-CE approved. You’d like improved concrete connection security, here it is…

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17/10/2016

UK Construction training – is ‘dysfunctional’ says report

Modernise or Die: Britain’s construction industry faces ‘inexorable decline’ unless longstanding problems are addressed, including UK Construction Training according to an independent review commissioned by the government.

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29/09/2016

Brexit Britain: 3 scenarios for construction output following the EU referendum

With uncertainty still rife in the aftermath of the EU referendum, the Construction Products Association analyses three potential forecasts for construction’s future.

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29/07/2016

J&P Building Systems showcase integrated PFEIFER precast concrete lifting solutions

J&P Building Systems have launched an advisory video for developers, contractors and specifiers of concrete and steel construction materials in the UK.

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09/05/2016

J&P Building Systems present key brands at PRECAST 2016

J&P Building Systems will be at PRECAST2016, based at the Leicester Tigers Stadium, on the 12th of May.

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29/01/2016

Tackling productivity problems in construction

The government has placed increasing productivity in the economy as one of its key targets for the next parliament, with George Osborne setting out a 'productivity plan' last year to tackle the problem.

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07/01/2016

Flexible planning & fast construction with PFEIFER

The PFEIFER PH Reinforcement Continuity System encompass female and male bars for the most diverse reinforcement layout requirements and offer a customer-orientated solution for permanent connections. Reinforcement joints can be realised by simply screwing ...

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04/11/2015

Steel sources in public work bids must be declared by contractors

Emergency Government plans have been revealed this week, which insist that main contractors have an obligation to reveal where they are sourcing steelwork from during the bidding process for major projects.

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03/09/2015

Deploying safe, cost-effective precast concrete lifting solutions

The PFEIFER premium German-manufactured precast concrete lifting solutions help customers to overcome challenges and difficulties on any construction project.