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In February 2016, the UK  government strengthened  sentencing guidelines for health and safety breaches with the outcome being much stricter penalties. Nearly one year...
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FIS is enacting a new training strategy as part of its  commitment to closing the increasing skills gap that exists within the finishes and...
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Mansell Finishes has moved its head office from Cheadle to new 2,500 sq ft  premises in Middleton, Greater  Manchester, investing £100,000 and creating up...
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Specialists throughout the finishes and interiors sector need to make sure resources move efficiently and safely between the point of origin and the point...
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The Markit/CIPS UK Construction PMI survey for the last month of 2016 showed that UK construction companies signalled a positive end to the year,...
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One aspect of the FIS Skills Hub is sector-specific training, and FIS seeks out training partners to deliver courses and learning opportunities for members...
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As with many aspects of fit-out, time and effort spent at the early design stage helps avoid challenges further down the line.  But with...
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During a recent visit to the continent, Joe Cilia, FIS technical manager, was surprised to hear people in the finishes and interiors sector  describe...

SAS International uses three million protective pads per year to prevent damage to metal ceiling tiles during transit from its  factories to sites. With...
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Improving productivity and efficiency in construction has always been a challenge. Indeed, government figures state construction productivity has only increased by 1.4 per cent...