Associations

Aluminium is an affordable, highly recyclable material that supports a global circular economy. ALFED’s mission is to expand the market for aluminium products by helping members solve problems, lobby government and boost their competitiveness.

Whether it’s providing technical support, delivering market insight, informing trade policy or offering networking opportunities – everything ALFED do focuses on helping UK aluminium capitalise on opportunities.

For architects, engineers, designers and contractors NBS provide a cloud-based specification system that enables them to work smarter and reduce their risk. For building product manufacturers, NBS help grow their business by exposing their products across the construction project timeline.

ribacpd.com indexes over 1,500 pieces of high quality construction-related RIBA assessed and approved CPD materials, available to architects and specifiers through the RIBA CPD Providers Network.

It features over 500 Network Providers who can offer free or low-cost general awareness CPD face to face or online.

QUALICOAT is a global quality label organisation committed to maintaining the quality of lacquering, painting and coating on aluminium and its alloys for architectural applications. Its registered office is situated in Zurich, Switzerland.

QUALICOAT is the world’s leading quality label for the coating of aluminium.

Fabricators

Dearneside design, manufacture and install a range of balconies, balustrading, feature stairs, structural steelworks and architectural fabrications.

d1 steel services ltd

D1 decking provides supply and fit solutions to all types of non-combustible decking areas. Specialists in new build & remedial projects, from supplying access to removing existing timber/composite decking then providing a new, A rated firesafe aluminium decking. Their 30+ years of experience in the balcony/construction sector allows D1 to navigate you through the choices on offer to lead you to the right product & site sequence to suit your bespoke requirements. The team will ensure they offer a simple solution that meets budget, quality and safety to comply with the latest legislations while undertaking a high quality installation service with health and safety a priority to our operatives and residents.

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After 40 years of refining our trade, Oakwell Carpentry are proud to provide the full range of carpentry services to our construction and developer partners. We ensure that our entire team is highly qualified and that we stay ahead of legislation, going above and beyond when it comes to compliance, environmental impact and health and safety. Oakwell Carpentry clients can expect award-winning service and exceptional attention to detail.

Publications

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For more than 170 years, Building has been an information pioneer for the construction industry, bringing unrivalled intelligence to the market through journalistic coverage, news, analysis and data. Through the Building family of products and services, the Building community reach now extends across digital, print and live platforms, and as a result they are now more than just a media provider; we’re an influential hub for world-class thought leadership and innovation.