Access 360 launches Toolbox Talks Series

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View the Profab Access entry on BPindex View the Bilco UK entry on BPindex Visit the Access 360 website Access 360, one of the UK’s leading access solutions manufacturers, is delivering Toolbox Talk sessions to support contractors in achieving the highest level of safety and compliance on site. As a building products manufacturer positioned at the forefront of industry advancements, …

Bilco UK’s Roof Safety Range Puts Compliance and Safety First

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View the Bilco UK entry on BPindex Visit the Bilco UK website A leading manufacturer of roof safety products, Bilco UK, offers an extensive range of complementary solutions for residential and commercial developments with its Roof Access and Safety Range, which features a variety of ladders and fall protection products. Designed to provide construction professionals with high quality products to …

Achieve the highest standards of quality, reliability and safety with Bilco UK

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View the Bilco UK entry on BPindex Visit the Bilco UK website According to recent figures from the Health and Safety Executive (HSE), falls from height were the main type of fatal accident for workers between 2021/2022. Architects can mitigate the potential for falls from height by specifying compliant roof safety products at the beginning of a building’s design to provide …

Are you choosing the right roof access hatch and ladder for your project?

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View the Bilco UK entry on BPindex Visit the Bilco UK website Whether you are working on a commercial or residential project, there are a number of factors that must be addressed when deciding on a roof access hatch and accompanying ladder to ensure its safe and compliant application for the entire lifecycle of the building. Here Tom Brandon, Specification …

Bilco UK sets the standard for safety at Glasgow Housing Development

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View the Bilco entry on BPindex Visit the Bilco website Glasgow’s latest redevelopment project, located on Langside Road, is built upon the former site of the city’s Victoria Infirmary and consists of a large housing development that includes 413 flats, offices and retail space. The 3.75 hectare site, which is situated next to Queen’s Park on the south side of …

The sky is the limit for the Riverside Museum, Glasgow, with the help of Bilco UK

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View the Bilco UK entry on BPindex Visit the Bilco UK website Housing the Glasgow Museum of Transport, one of the UK’s foremost transport and technology collections, the Riverside Museum reflects Glasgow’s historic role as a centre of shipbuilding, train manufacturing and engineering. Previously located in a former tram depot on the Glasgow South Side, the Transport Museum’s exhibits have …

Three things to consider when specifying Roof Access Hatches

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View the Bilco UK entry on BPi Visit the Bilco UK website When choosing roof access hatches for commercial or residential projects, there are a number of factors that must be addressed at the initial design stages in order to not only achieve a successful specification, but also deliver safe and sufficient access for the entire lifecycle of the building. …

Crossrail systemwide contractor ATC reaches for new heights with the help of Bilco UK

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View the Bilco UK entry on BPindex Visit the Bilco UK website With the new Elizabeth line set to deliver a 10% increase in rail capacity across central London, the project will provide a high frequency service that reduces journey times and creates new travel opportunities by linking 41 stations across 100 kilometres. As part of the landmark construction project, …

The sky is the limit with Bilco UK’s SKY Flatglass smoke vent

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View the Bilco UK entry on BPindex Visit the Bilco UK website Bilco UK is supporting specifiers, architects, engineers and facilities managers in achieving the highest standards in safety, efficiency and aesthetics with the launch of its new SKY Flatglass smoke vent. The innovative product, which can be installed on flat roofs across a wide range of commercial and residential …

Key Considerations When Specifying Ladders

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View the Bilco UK entry on BPindex Visit the Bilco UK website Tony Stevens, Technical Estimator at Bilco UK, outlines some of the key factors to be considered when specifying ladders for accessing a roof area. Where is the ladder going to be used? If the ladder is required to gain access to the roof and to be mounted externally …