Press Releases

Jun 01, 2015 14:00 GMT Purus International The Purus Group has decided to rationalise its brand names and the names of its operative units. This means that the well-known and widely used floor gullies, toilets and chrome-plated copper pipes will continue to be sold under the names Purus, Jafo and Unidrain. However, the industrial units, such as factories and logistics units, will now appear under the name BLS Industries.

Upgraded Norton Omega ultra-thin 1mm cutting wheel

May 28, 2015 08:01 GMT Saint-Gobain Abrasives EMEA From May 2015 the upgraded ultra-thin 1.0mm cutting wheels are available in 115mm and 125mm. Saint-Gobain Abrasives have enhanced wheel performance by up to 30%, with aggressive, yet clean cut through steel and stainless steel, reduced vibration levels and further extended product life.

Upgraded Flexovit Mega-Line ultra-thin 1mm cutting wheel

May 27, 2015 10:01 GMT Saint-Gobain Abrasives EMEA From May 2015 the upgraded ultra-thin 1.0mm cutting wheels are available in 115mm and 125mm. Saint-Gobain Abrasives have enhanced wheel performance by up to 30%, with aggressive, yet clean cut through steel and stainless steel, reduced vibration levels and further extended product life.

Abrasive solutions for rail maintenance and repair

Apr 13, 2015 13:01 GMT Saint-Gobain Abrasives EMEA As rail track technology continues to make major advances, the requirement for abrasives in maintenance and repair operations is increasing. As a multi-solution provider, Saint-Gobain offers a number of abrasive products which comply with all European health, safety and environmental standards and are specially designed for cutting and grinding rail track and surrounding materials.

Cibes Lift Group expands into Spain. New subsidiary in Madrid

Mar 24, 2015 09:39 GMT Cibes Lift AB Very shortly, the Cibes Lift Group will open a new subsidiary in Madrid, Spain - Cibes Lift Ibérica S.L. This is a strategic establishment reflecting the Group's focus on increased sales in Europe. Spain has long been a very important market for the Cibes Lift Group, and we know from experience that there is substantial demand for our solutions.

A Paradigm Shift in Bond Technology

Mar 12, 2015 15:15 GMT Saint-Gobain Abrasives EMEA Norton Paradigm is an innovative porous metal bond platform featuring an exclusive chemistry delivering an entirely new grain adhesion science, resulting in improved product versatility across a wide range of precision grinding applications.

Cibes distributor Ammann & Rottkord celebrates 20 years

Mar 11, 2015 15:52 GMT Cibes Lift AB

Cibes A5000 in a unique architectural environment; Louvre Abu Dhabi

Mar 04, 2015 10:51 GMT Cibes Lift AB Louvre Abu Dhabi is an ambitious cultural project with a unique identity, defined by its profound commitment to discovery, openness and education. A prestigious building project to which Cibes Lift had the privilege of delivering two luxury platform lifts, Cibes A5000, in stainless steel.

Flexovit Perflex cutting-off and grinding wheels for angle grinders & fixed machines

Mar 03, 2015 07:01 GMT Saint-Gobain Abrasives EMEA Flexovit launch Perflex cutting-off and grinding wheels for angle grinders and fixed machines; providing a good level of performance and a consistent quality cut, on carbon and stainless steel across a wide range of markets.

Suzanne Lacasse, NGI, to deliver the 2015 Rankine Lecture

Feb 27, 2015 13:46 GMT NORWEGIAN GEOTECHNICAL INSTITUTE On Wednesday 18th March 2015, Dr Suzanne Lacasse of NGI will give this year’s Rankine Lecture at Imperial College London. It is the first time a woman has been awarded this recognition, often referred to as the Nobel prize of geotechnics. The Rankine Lecture, followed by the Rankine Dinner, is organized annually by the UK Institution of Civil Engineers and the British Geotechnical Association.