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Saint-Gobain fined after British Gypsum arm-loss accident

A £400,000 fine has been levied upon construction materials giant Saint-Gobain Construction Materials Ltd after an accident at its British Gypsum plant in Leicestershire cost a man his arm. A case brought by the Health & Safety Executive found that a 48-year old employee was seriously injured when a rock …

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British Gypsum supports new Plasterer Apprenticeship Standards

British Gypsum welcomed the Federation of Master Builders’ (FMB) news that new higher quality plasterer apprenticeships have received final sign-off by the Government. A £10,000 funding band has been confirmed per student for the new 3-year Plasterer Trailblazer Apprenticeships. The programme aims to produce plasterers that are broadly skilled and …

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British Gypsum launches new external sheathing board

British Gypsum has launched a new high performance external sheathing solution, Glasroc X Sheathing Board, which provides up to six months weather protection as certified by the British Board of Agrément (BBA). Glasroc X Sheathing Board is the first gypsum based external sheathing board to provide six months weather protection …

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The backbone to drylining just got stronger

The backbone to drylining just got stronger as British Gypsum announces several improvements to its Gypframe product range. Following customer feedback, British Gypsum is improving its Gypframe product range. Starting with the popular 48S50 and 70S50 C studs and associated standard channels in December 2017, with a pipeline of continuing …

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British Gypsum appoints new Marketing and Sales Directors

British Gypsum announced the new appointments of Stacey Temprell as Marketing Director and Paul Lake as Sales Director. Together they will develop the company’s commercial strategy and extensive range of products and services. Prior to this appointment, Temprell was responsible for supporting the development of Saint-Gobain’s Habitat strategy in the …

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