TTA would like to congratulate all those who made it on to the shortlist for this year’s TTA Awards – and to thank everybody who entered. TTA also acknowledges the work put in by the judges and thanks everyone who took the time to vote online. More than 2,000 online votes were cast this year. […]
Nine of the UK’s leading trade and representative bodies from the construction supply chain, including the Construction Products Association (of which TTA is a member), are working together on a joint research project to identify those occupations where it is hardest to recruit employees. The hope is to understand where companies in the sector are […]
Following the third State of Trade which showed that contractors expect increased residential construction activity to offset weakness in other sectors over the coming months, Build UK’s current quarterly survey is now live for your participation. The findings are extremely useful to Build UK when carrying out representation on your behalf and the results from […]
UltraTileFix is a Gold Sponsor of the TTA Awards 2019. UltraTileFix is running an exciting New Year competition, in which the prize is a holiday of a lifetime. The winner can choose either a family trip for up to two adults and two children to Disney World Florida, a 3-night stay for up to four adults […]
The entries are now in, the judging is about to start and, as the New Year gets underway, the TTA announces that there are now nine Gold sponsors of this year’s Awards. The full list of Gold sponsors is as follows: Banks & Lloyd Jackoboard Mapei Norcros Adhesives Shackerley Holdings Group Ltd Topps Tiles Trimline […]
The Tiling Show is where the tiling industry does business and it is back for its second year on Friday 12 April at The Hilton Birmingham Metropole. It will again take place before the TTA Awards. Intceram are the main event sponsor for 2019. The Show is open for all to visit and visitors will […]
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TTA URGES AWARENESS OF CHANGES IN BRITISH STANDARD BS 5385 PART 1: 2018 – DESIGN AND INSTALLATION OF CERAMIC, NATURAL STONE AND MOSAIC WALLTILING IN NORMAL INTERNAL CONDITIONS – CODE OF PRACTICE
The latest revision to the British Standard covering wall tiling includes a number of important changes, of which those working in the industry need to be aware. BS 5385 Part 1: 2018 was published on 30 June and includes the following new requirements: Tiling should be carried out by a skilled operative, who has been […]
Leeds College of Building, UK’s only specialist further education construction college, is currently looking for an enthusiastic Full Time Lecturer in Wall and Floor Tiling. Salary: £29,088 to £33,693 Job reference: 0099 Application closing date: 03/07/2018 The suitable person will join an established team and share their knowledge and skills with young people and adults. Key requirements for […]