Industry News

Queen’s speech good for construction, but didn’t address late payments – says BESA

The Building Engineering Services Association (BESA) has welcomed several positive initiatives for the construction industry announced by the Queen as...

MPs call for Green Heat Roadmap by 2020 and say “radical changes” are needed

MPs, backed by key members of the heating and plumbing industry, are calling on the Government to “step on the...

High five with Spirotech’s new winter rewards promotion

Spirotech has launched a new winter rewards promotion, which gives heating professionals the chance to receive free workwear, in return...

Vaillant welcomes consultation on changes to Part L, but asks if it goes far enough?

The Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government has published a consultation on The Future Homes Standard: changes to Part...

13.5°C is the temperature to get Brits to turn on the heating – says new research

Brits first turn on their heating when the outside temperature drops to 13.5°C, but there’s big regional differences – according to...

Manufacturers’ Association of Radiators and Convectors launches new website

The Manufacturers’ Association of Radiators and Convectors – MARC – has launched a new website which will act as the...

Flamco launches new Flexcon Premium range of expansion vessels – with a 15-year guarantee

Flamco has launched the a new range of expansion vessels in the UK. John Lynch – Flamco’s Domestic Sales Director –...

Electrician gets suspended prison sentence for illegal gas work

A self-employed electrician has been given a suspended prison sentence after carrying out illegal gas work. Manchester Magistrates’ Court heard...

Wolseley and Ideal Boilers launch ‘Epic Giveaway’

Wolseley and Ideal Boilers have teamed up to give plumbing and heating installers the chance to win thousands of pounds-worth...

Viessmann launches the new Vitodens 200 range – Including the UK’s lowest output system boiler at 11 kW

Viessmann is introducing the UK’s lowest output system boiler this month, with the launch of the Vitodens 200 domestic boiler...