ABUS Review 2016

2016 has seen some major ABUS introductions with the launch of the TITALIUM 96 and 98 padlocks, the new TS007 BSI* cylinder ranges, the Modular cylinder size adaptor system, and the new wAppLoxx programme of access control.

These introductions secure ABUS’ position as a top padlock supplier, enhance our door cylinder range, and bring ABUS to the forefront of security technology. 

For full details on these new products please contact us on 0117 204 7000 or visit www.abus.com

Bondhus Introduces New 10 Piece Ball End Set with 7mm Tool - BLX10mm

BONDHUS is pleased to announce the addition of a 10 piece Ball End set to its offering of highest quality tool sets. This new 10 piece set adds a 7mm tool to their most popular Ball End set the BLX9mm (1.5mm through 10mm). The use of screws with 7mm socket heads has become very common throughout the world, particularly in the automotive industry.

Secure On-Site Storage

According to the Chartered Institute of Building, it is estimated that the UK construction industry suffers a loss of more than £400 million a year due to vandalism and theft*.

If your customer suffered a break-in and their valuable equipment and tools were taken, could they continue their job without them?

Rhino - Keeping Tradespeople Working

Birchwood Price Tools is exhibiting its core hire solutions from the Rhino range at The Executive Hire Show at the Ricoh Arena, on 8-9th February 2017.

This core range includes the Rhino TQ3, Air Raid 500 and the Fume Extractor, all key products for hire industry specialists looking for solutions to suit the ever-changing weather conditions in the UK, all year round. From heating and cooling solutions through to the flood recovery range, Rhino keeps the trade working!

BPT drives cost savings with new LED Lights

New from Birchwood Price Tools is the Defender DC4000 and DL4000 range of robust, low energy, LED lights that deliver maximum output.

Migrating away from fluorescent tubes is a time saver, especially since they represent significant breakages and down time on a job. This, along with increased demand for energy efficient lighting, means these new LED lights support user needs on site.

The range consists of: the DL4000 -an LED linkable 2 ft. task light and the DC4000 – an LED contractor light.

Hire Sector Vital Enabler for the Infrastructure Investment Announced by Chancellor

The Hire Association welcomes the additional capital investment in national infrastructure announced by the Chancellor. Hire companies are key enablers of construction, homebuilding and infrastructure works.

Clearly, economic uncertainty and weakening consumer demand, plus growing inflationary pressures are impacting on growth expectations and confidence.

Prioritising infrastructure will help to unlock the potential for building new homes, improve connectivity and address congestion pinch points.

Surface preparation expert offers free bespoke training

Surface preparation expert National Flooring Equipment is pleased to offer free personalised training for distribution partners and potential customers across Europe. The company has recently announced its European expansion and now offers in-person training sessions for all of its products including floor strippers, grinders and shot blasters. The training explains how to set up, use and maintain surface preparation equipment to ensure operators get the maximum return on investment.

HSS Hire Service Group Ltd Most Considerate Supplier at 2016 National Awards

The Considerate Constructors Scheme - the national scheme established by the construction industry to improve its image - has awarded HSS Hire Service Group Ltd as the Most Considerate Supplier at this year’s National Awards.

HSS Hire Service Group Ltd, whose head office is based in Mitcham, Surrey, triumphed as the ‘Most Considerate Supplier 2016’, making them the first registered supplier to win this prestigious title since Supplier Registration was introduced in 2014.


Real industry collaboration to offer members greater benefits

The Considerate Constructors Scheme - the national scheme established by the construction industry to improve its image - and the National Federation of Builders (NFB) – the construction industry’s longest established trade association - have formed a partnership to promote best practice and raise standards across construction industry SMEs.


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