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Fire Door Safety Week: Fire door safety in the finishes and interiors sector

Posted on 9/8/2021
Register for a joint GAI and FIS webinar looking at fire door safety in the finishes and interiors sector.

  

GAI and FIS sign MoU

Posted on 8/31/2021
Skills, best practice and innovation are among the top priorities identified in a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) by GAI and FIS.

  

Deadline extension of the CE marking in GB

Posted on 8/25/2021
Technical update: the end of the recognition of CE marking in GB has been pushed back from the current guidance date of 1 January 2022 to a new date of 1 January 2023.

  

Latest CPA Construction Industry Forecasts

Posted on 7/27/2021
Latest CPA Construction Industry Forecasts The latest CPA Construction Industry Forecasts have been released

  

GAI’s new presidential team sets out the agenda for 2021

Posted on 7/6/2021
Mario Del-Signore, managing director of CES UK, has been appointed as the new president of the Guild of Architectural Ironmongers (GAI), along with a new vice chair and treasurer, to deliver the GAI’s new strategy.

  

GAI launches UKCA marking specifier's guide

Posted on 6/28/2021
A new guide has been launched to help architects and specifiers navigate changes to product marking in the UK following its departure from the EU.

  

GAI Members Day 2021

Posted on 5/28/2021
The GAI members’ day on 27 May saw more than 200 door hardware professionals from around the world join the virtual event to see what the future holds for the architectural ironmongery industry.

  

GAI FIS new guidance to help manage transition back to the workplace

Posted on 5/18/2021
The “How Business Owners Can Use Partitioning and Ironmongery to Help Manage Social Distancing” guide, jointly produced by the GAI and FIS, which represents the Finishes and Interior Sector, has been updated following changes to UK conformity marking

  

GAI lifts the latch on wider industry standards

Posted on 5/4/2021
The GAI is helping to shape the competency frameworks for the wider construction products industry as part of the drive towards clearer and more robust fire safety standards.

  

Chairman for the UK independent review of construction products announced

Posted on 4/21/2021
Paul Morrell, the former chief construction adviser to the government, is to co-chair an independent