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UK construction output pace is fastest is 24 years

The recovery in UK construction output gained further momentum in June, according to the latest survey of construction purchasing managers. Overall construction activity expanded at the fastest pace since June 1997, supported by another sharp rise in new orders.

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Creating excellent connection systems with JORDAHL® anchor channels and matching T-bolts

JORDAHL® anchor channels with matching T-bolts create an excellent connection system for transferring loads to reinforced concrete components. Initial installation is fast and connections are easy to position accurately.

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Anchoring Methods in Tunnel Construction

JORDAHL® anchor channels and bolts are a suitable system for safe and reliable anchoring of equipment such as overhead lines, signal systems, lighting as well as ventilation and exhaust systems in tunnels and supply structures.

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Construction industry bounces back but needs over 200,000 new workers by 2025

Construction has bounced back quicker than expected from the Covid-19 pandemic and the industry will reach 2019 levels of output in 2022. By 2025, the industry will need to recruit an additional 217,000 new workers just to meet demand. That’s the forecast of the Construction Skills Network 2021-25, published by CITB this week.

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CTBUH Recognise projects with Jordahl Structural Connections at 2021 Tall + Urban Innovation Conference Awards

J&P Building Systems has recently been informed by the Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat (CTBUH) that three projects featuring structural connections provided by Jordahl have been selected for awards at the 2021 Tall + Urban Innovation Awards Conference.

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EPDs Awarded for all Jordahl Channels and JDA Punching Shear Reinforcement

We are pleased to announce that Jordahl have successfully obtained Environmental Product Declarations (EPD) for all versions of channels (JTA, JXA, JM, JXM), and the Punching Shear Reinforcement JDA. The documents have been issued by the third party verification body “Institut Bauen und Umwelt e.V.” (Building and Environment Institute).

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Reducing sound emissions from the elevator shaft with Jordahl® JAI Elevator Insulation

JORDAHL JAI Elevator Insulation is used to acoustically decouple elevator guide rail and machinery connections, while providing secure load transfer to concrete structures. The system significantly reduces impact sound transmission through elevator shaft walls and reduces disruptive noise levels experienced by building occupants in the vicinity of the elevator shaft.

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European Technical Assessment issued for H-BAU ISOPRO® and ISOMAXX®

Our Insulated Concrete Balcony Connector products H-BAU ISOPRO® and ISOMAXX® have been issued with a new European Technical Assessment document.

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New PFEIFER Column Shoe System Catalogue

An updated PFEIFER Column Shoe System Catalogue is now available for download. Rigid screw connection for precast concrete beams.

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New Calculation Software for PFEIFER PCC Column Shoe

A new, free PFEIFER Calculation Software for PCC Column Shoe is now available for designers and engineers via website download.

 

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J&P is Cyber Essentials Certified

J&P has qualified for certification under the Cyber Essentials Scheme promoted by the Government-run National Cyber Security Centre.

 

 

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NEW European Technical Assessment for PCC Column Shoe System

PFEIFER NEW European Technical Assessment for PCC Column Shoe System (ETA-18/0785) issued.

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NEW Brochure - JORDAHL® Anchor Channels and Accessories catalogue

JORDAHL® Channels and Accessories - Making Light Work of the Heaviest Loads. A new brochure is now available for download. Highly versatile, JORDAHL® anchor channels and T-bolts with European Technical Assessment (ETA) and other international approvals can be used in a wide variety of applications.

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Precast Concrete Connections: Cast-in Anchor Channel for Adjustable Screwed Connections

Precast Concrete Connections: JORDAHL® cast -in anchor channel type JTB is produced in both hot dip galvanised and A4 stainless steel. Cast-in Anchor Channel for Adjustable Screwed Connections...

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Focus on: Wire loop FS Box for Pre-cast concrete to concrete connections

The Pfeifer FS Box offers high load continuity connections. Wire loops are housed inside the steel box which is cast into concrete so that its outside cover is flush with the concrete surface.

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Product Spotlight: Precast Concrete Threaded Lifting Anchor Systems

Precast Concrete Threaded Lifting Anchor Systems. World-renowned as leading safety and quality in the lifting and handling of precast concrete components.

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J&P launch updated company and product brochure

J&P Building Systems works closely with customers and engineering consultants to provide cost effective, and reliable products to the construction and engineering industries.

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Are you serious about health and safety?

Jordahl® Anchor Channels - better for the workforce and the environment.

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J&P Sleds made with Jordahl channels support the facade at 22 Bishopsgate, London

Twentytwo, the latest high rise in the City of London, became the district's tallest building when it recently topped out.

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Cost Comparison Sealing Technology Systems - Part 4

The advances in sealing technology systems with the introduction of the coated steel sheet provide a robust, cost-effective solution to provide rugged basement solutions to meet the ever-increasing demands of the client performance specifications.

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Metal Sheet Water Bars Sealing technology Part 3

Advances in sealing technology have also been made and coated metal sheet water bars provides the best of both worlds.

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Advances in the technology of Sealing Systems PVC Tapes Part 2

PVC tapes, on the other hand, provide an active solution to sealing joints within basement construction and leaks should they occur are often associated with workmanship issues or compaction of the concrete around the joint.

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The use of hydrophilic strips as a joint sealing system

The use of hydrophilic strips as a joint sealing system has been a long stay item for many as a standard joint sealing solution. It is often seen as a simple choice by the specifier and can be changed on site to suit construction sequence, should this change be required to accommodate revisions to the pour sequence.

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Advances in the technology of Sealing Systems - Part 1

Advances in the technology behind concrete mix design mean that specifiers of concrete for basement construction have a broader choice to achieve the desired end product to satisfy Euro Code requirements, but the weakness in any basement is the jointing.

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Structural Precast Lifting Guideline

Jeremy Wedge of J&P Building Systems looks at a new guideline for lifting inserts and systems to enhance the safe lifting of precast elements and standardise practice.

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Glass-fibre reinforcement – overcoming the limitations of reinforcing steel

Glass-fibre reinforcement has been around for over 30 years. It has successfully replaced traditional steel or stainless steel reinforcement on many projects that have specialist applications. One such application is sea defence structures where high levels of corrosion resistance are required.

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J & P BALCON® system is now an LABC Registered Detail

J & P BALCON® from J&P Building Systems Ltd has recently been accepted as an LABC Registered Detail. The range of products comprise a thermally insulated and fully adjustable steel balcony to concrete connection system, for use on reinforced concrete floors or precast concrete/hollow-deck floors.

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