Clearview National June 2018 - Issue 199 - Page 5

PROUD SPONSOR OF INDUSTRY NEWS INDUSTRYNEWS 100TH APPOINTMENT AFTER MILESTONE YEAR Sash window specialists Roseview has kicked off the year with another important milestone. » » HAVING ALREADY CELEBRATED forty years in business last year, and made a landmark Fensterbau debut in March, the long-standing Olney firm is now marking the appointment of its 100th employee. Beginning life as a humble local fabricator- installer in the 1970s, Roseview quickly rose to become a sash window innovator, producing the world’s first uPVC sash window product in 1985, and the launching the acclaimed Rose Collection in 2013. Rapid growth, particularly since the mid- 2000s, has brought with it a significant jump in employee numbers. In 2017, the firm produced 25,000 sash windows, and topped £9m turnover, up from £8.4m in 2016, which was itself a record- breaking year. Sales Director Richard Burrells comments: “Appointing employee number 100 is a perfect opportunity for us to stop and pay tribute to the amazing people who’ve worked for us over the last forty years. “You’d struggle to find a nicer, more dedicated bunch of people, and I know I speak for all the senior team here at Roseview when I say it’s a privilege to work alongside them.” Fire resistant glazing at FIREX 2018 » » THE GGF FIRE RESISTANT GLAZING Group (FRGG) is raising its profile with an increased presence at FIREX, this June. On 19th to 21st June, at the London EXCEL, the Glass and Glazing Federation (GGF) will be highlighting the importance of Fire Resistant Glazing and why building contractors, designers, architects and specifiers should ensure they are using trusted qualified companies such as GGF members to carry out the supply and installation of fire resistant glazing. Adrian Blaydon, GGF Technical Officer and Secretary of the FRGG commented, “Over the last twelve months, the subject of fire-resistance within construction has been very much in the spotlight. The Guide to Best Practice in the Specification and Use of Fire-Resistant Glazed Systems will be launched at FIREX, offering assistance as to how glass can play its part in a building’s fire strategy.” Also, at the show, GGF will showcase a video on how fire-resistant glazing installation can provide valuable time in event of a fire, and deliver its ‘Fire-rated Glazing – Getting It Right, Getting it Wrong’ presentation. The first 20 visitors to stand A475 will receive a free hard copy of the Fire Resistant Glazing Guide (RRP £150). Register for your free ticket at WHICH FENSA INSTALLER WILL HIT THE 13 MILLION MARK? COULD IT BE YOU? FENSA is excited to announce the number of installations completed and self-certified by FENSA installers, is expected to reach 13 million in late May or early June. Rachel Culpan, Customer Services Manager for FENSA said, “This is a very exciting time for us at FENSA, we can’t wait to find out which FENSA Member completes the 13 millionth installation. It is testament to the thousands of installers who choose the FENSA brand to represent trust and quality installations to consumers.” FENSA is the oldest and longest serving scheme enabling members to self-certify compliance under the Building Regulations and is set to celebrate another landmark. With 6,000 members, FENSA is the scheme of choice for installers. Recently in April, the company turned sweet sixteen and is a trusted brand in the replacement of window and do ȁ+aЁՅd)輽ܹ̈́ɜլ) 0IX$\T, <4 (T8