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Coronavirus support news

Posted on 4/8/2020
The Construction Leadership Council (CLC) has set up a Construction Industry Task Force to provide a focal point for co-ordinating the industry's response to the current coronavirus disruption, and to help with the essential communication between the


An update on GAI subscription

Posted on 4/7/2020
The current COVID-19 crisis is a true test of who we are – as individuals, employers, businesses and as an industry too. And much to everyone’s pride, we are hearing about an extraordinarily positive and collaborative response among GAI members who a


UPDATED: Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme

Posted on 4/7/2020
As you will be aware, it is possible to put some or all staff into furlough if you have the appropriate right to 'lay off' staff written into their contracts, or if you can get agreement from staff to make this change. It is being seen by many compan


Industry research sheds light on ironmongery budget estimates

Posted on 4/6/2020
New research shows that some types of buildings can incur up to 19% of their total maintenance budget on architectural ironmongery despite the average spend on this being between one and two percent of the value of a new-build.


New technical briefing on CE marking

Posted on 3/23/2020
The GAI and the Door and Hardware Federation (DHF) has published a technical briefing to explain the differences between CE marking, third-party testing, assessment and certification.


IAI announces new chair

Posted on 3/9/2020
Professional development and nurturing new industry talent are among the top priorities of the new IAI chair.


Outstanding door hardware professionals celebrated at industry awards

Posted on 3/9/2020
The best and brightest within the door hardware industry were celebrated at the annual IAI awards ceremony on 7 March 2020.


Door hardware leading the way in BIM for construction products

Posted on 2/16/2020
UK door hardware manufacturers are at the forefront of supporting the integration of building products in BIM into British and European markets.

Upcoming Event *POSTPONED* South East Branch - Product Development and Sourcing 22 Apr 2020 @ 18:30 - 22 Apr 2020 @ 0:00
Upcoming Event *POSTPONED* South East Branch - Product Development and Sourcing 22 Apr 2020 @ 18:30 - 22 Apr 2020 @ 0:00