Conex Bänninger adds stainless steel option to its innovative >B< Press range

Plumbing fittings manufacturer Conex Bänninger is pleased to announce the launch of the new >B< Press Inox range. 

New Zmart panel radiator from Zehnder

With the launch of the new Zmart Flex, Zehnder, one of Europe’s leading innovators in indoor climate solutions is set to challenge our definition of a flat panel radiator. 

Uponor meets customer demand as Q&E range goes XL

In response to overwhelming demand for an increased range of sizes for its revolutionary Q&E shrink-fit jointing system, Uponor has launched ‘Q&E XL’ to cater for pipes up to 63mm in diameter and create one of the most reliable all-plastic plumbing systems on the market.

A 'marriage' made online

A new way for construction professionals to connect with contractors while cutting out the costs and constraints of a middleman has been launched online.

Single-zone Honeywell thermostat update allows multiple zone coverage

Honeywell has unveiled an upgrade that enables its entry level 'single zone' connected thermostat to cater for two heating zones.

Danfoss Honeywell "hands on" wiring course

Responding to feedback from engineers, MR COMBI TRAINING in Bedford is now offering wiring courses from Danfoss and Honeywell.

The new face of Showerlux

In-line with the continuing development of their showering portfolio and to reflect the luxury showering brand, Ideal Bathrooms have created a brand new Showerlux brochure. Redesigned to offer customers an improved shopping experience, the new brochure features full page imagery, improved product feature text and full specification details, making it easier to find the luxury enclosure they want.

Live chat offers genuine advice on parts

Baxi’s Genuine Parts division is offering installers a new way to get up-to-the-minute advice on spares by launching a live chat service on its website.

Giacomini help to revamp Southampton’s Cultural Quarter

Spring 2015 has seen the first stages of a £40million pound renovation in Southampton reaching its completion.

Daikin launches online e-tool

Daikin UK has developed an online tool for installers of Split and Sky Air climate control systems.

Vaillant offers business boost to advance installers

Vaillant is giving installers a helping hand with the launch of an extended guarantee and promotional price on its range of ecoTEC boilers.

Pump Sales Direct launches new website

Pump Sales Direct has launched a brand new website designed to offer the most seamless experience possible for customers.

Viessmann introduces online ErP labelling tool

Viessmann is introducing an online labelling tool to help installers comply with the ErP directive, which comes into effect on 26 September.

Ideal Standard launches Tonic II bathroom collection

HVP was in attendance to see the launch of Ideal Standard’s Tonic II range at London’s iconic OXO Tower on Wednesday 02 June.

New partnership for Ideal Bathrooms

Ideal Bathrooms are excited to announce that April Products is joining their extensive brand portfolio. As one of the leading enclosure brands, sold exclusively through distribution, April products are now partnering with the leading national distributor. Ideal Bathrooms will be stocking the full range of April Products shower enclosures and trays for next day delivery – now that’s Ideal!

Black is the new Chrome for Zip HydroTap

Zip Heaters UK has extended its range of HydroTap G4 boiling and chilled water products, to include a new black edition.

Twyford adds furniture to e100 range

Twyford has introduced multiple furniture options to its e100 ceramics range. These include large and small modular side cabinets, three mirror cabinets and five vanity units, which can be wall-mounted, or fitted on chrome legs or plinths.

Grant UK launches Vortex Pro Combi XS

Heating specialist Grant UK has launched the Vortex Pro Combi XS, the slimmest 26kW oil-fired condensing combi boiler currently on the market. At 515mm wide, the XS is designed as a replacement for older, standard efficiency oil-fired combis.

Vent-Axia research drives Silent Fan design

British ventilation manufacturer Vent-Axia has launched a new and improved Silent Fan, following research which reveals that consumers prefer bathroom fans which are visually unobtrusive.

Plumbing Toolbox app eases installer workloads

Boiler manufacturer Glow-worm has launched a Plumbing Toolbox app, which it says will ease the workload of professional installers.

Create perfect wetrooms with AKW's new former range

AKW has enhanced its wetroom offering with a new range of formers. Designed to be 'best-in-class', AKW's new formers make installation stress-free and help create a stylish wetroom for any budget or lifestyle requirements.

Energy saving businesses urged to enter national Awards

Are you part of a team of eco-warriors? Is “print” a dirty word in your office? Do you get your cardio workout from waving your arms in the air every time a sensored light goes off?

Commercial meets domestic with new Bosch boiler

Bosch Commercial and Industrial Heating has enhanced its range of gas-fired boilers with the launch of a 50kW GB162 boiler.

Daikin UK launches Key loyalty scheme

Daikin UK has launched a new loyalty scheme for installers of its Altherma air-to-water heat pumps and renewable heating products.

Lafarge Tarmac returns to PHEX+ to showcase cement tubs

UK building materials manufacturer Lafarge Tarmac will make its second appearance at PHEX+ this May to showcase its plastic tubs range, already a favourite with plumbers across the country due to the product’s versatility and ease of use.

A1 appoints national sales manager to develop new £7 million domestic flue company

A1 Flue Systems has made a key appointment as part of a strategic plan to turn its online domestic flue supply firm into a £7m standalone business within three years.

Mitsubishi joins forces with easy EPC to offer Green Deal assessment cashback

Mitsubishi Electric has teamed up with Green Deal advice service Easy EPC to offer homeowners a full cashback on the cost of an Energy Performance Certificate (EPC) and a Green Deal Assessment (GDA).

Get in Vogue with new towel warmer

Vogue UK has introduced its latest multirail radiator towel warmer, Harmonique, for heating and drying.

New recovery options

Weger Air Solutions has expanded its product range with five models of heat pump air-to-air heat recovery units.

Five reasons you should invest in a Home Booster

Pump Sales Direct looks at five common issues faced by households with low water pressure.

Plumbase presents competition winner with £12,000 van

Andy Carr, director of Fascel Mechanical in Luton, was the winner of a new Fiat Doblo van, worth more than £12k after coming first in competition run by Plumbase and Mira.

Victaulic mobile truck hits the road

Victaulic’s new mobile truck tour hits the road this Spring and will be travelling across the country throughout the year, stopping at handy locations to showcase the company’s grooved piping system solutions.

Vogue launches three new models

Vogue (UK) has released three new towel warmers: the Aquila, Phoenix and Harmonique.

Aestus, Without towel warmer from the Designer Italian collection by Graziano

A stylish horizontal towel warmer with plenty of towel hanging space, the Without towel warmer is part of the Designer Italian collection by Graziano which features in Aestus’s new brochure

Scotswood Energy Centre – Case Study

The Scotswood Energy Centre, is to provide Lower carbon heating and hot water to a community of 1,800 homes being developed in the Scotswood area of Newcastle-upon-Tyne by energy company E.ON and the New Tyne West Development Company (NTWDC).

Franke shows there is such thing as a free lunch

Stephen Ayre, managing director of Ayre Heating & Plumbing, has been named the prize draw winner of Franke’s free lunch competition as part of the company’s ‘Fit Frank First’ initiative.

Tank up with Triton Showers

Leading manufacturer, Triton, The Great British Shower Company, has launched a new promotional campaign designed to keep installers fuelled up and happy on the road.

Vaillant launches e-learning platform

Installers looking to stay abreast of the latest installation methods and heating technologies can now benefit from a new, interactive online learning platform from Vaillant.

Spirotech announces new innovation at ISH

Specifiers and heating professionals visiting the Spirotech stand at ISH were amongst the first to view the new SpiroTrap MBL dirt separator with external magnet, along with the full range of products for system fluid in heating and cooling installations.

“You’re hired!” – Plumb & Parts Center support National Apprenticeship Week

It is crucial for industry to support and encourage young people into taking up apprenticeships, says Julie McLean, head of marketing at plumbing and heating merchant, Plumb and Parts Center.

Doncaster business recruiting during national apprenticeship week

Wirquin is keen to support National Apprentice Week, believing that apprenticeships are a viable alternative to going to university, to learn valuable skills in the workplace and gain on the job experience.

Mira backs new blood with apprentice scheme relaunch

Mira Showers is backing the best of new manufacturing blood with the relaunch of its long-standing apprenticeship scheme, starting with the employment of four hopeful starters in September.

Mitsubishi launches second year of National Apprenticeship Scheme

Mitsubishi Electric has announced the launch of the second year of its National Apprenticeship Scheme to find and train the air conditioning and building services engineers of the future.

Air power takes centre stage with Aqua Air range from Croydex

Bathroom accessories specialist Croydex is at the forefront of water-saving technology with its Aqua Air range of overhead showers and handsets.

Continuing Development

Firebird has introduced a new, upgraded version of their flagship Enviromax Kitchen boiler. The new and improved condensing oil boiler now features a digital control panel giving the end user more precise control over the boiler settings and enabling them to easily view the boilers performance and temperature.

Showerlux - The Installers Choice

Showerlux has been a major brand in shower enclosures for over 35-years. It has an enviable reputation for its expertise in the design and manufacture of high quality enclosures.

Flame increases offer to heating engineers

Growing trade supplies firm Flame Heating Spares is now supplying Speedfit underfloor heating products, as well as stocking Press Fit piping and fittings for commercial installers and engineers.

Get the edge with Punk's 24PC Assorted set

For tradesmen, time is money when on the job, but with a PUNK accessory in your power tool you’ll

be at peak performance every time. The new highly disruptive PUNK range has been designed to

give you the power to tackle any job, no matter how tough.

Introducing the Warmup 4iE thermostat

This short video from Warmup outlines the key features of its new smart WiFi thermostat.

Titon launches new e-commerce site

Titon has launched TitonDirect, its online shop selling a range of products including trickle vents, window and door hardware and whole house ventilation systems. Visitors to can take advantage of real time stock levels and prices, as well as reduced delivery costs and regular special offers. To celebrate the launch, Titon is offering a 10% discount on any first orders placed before the end of April 2015. Customers simply need to enter the code “TD2015” when completing their purchase.