The Jablite Blog
28 February 2015
There have been some interesting innovations in insulation in recent times. Aerogels, originating from the NASA space projects, have exceptional thermal performance and there are Vacuum Insulation Panels (VIP) also with outstanding thermal performance. Sue Ballard, Jablite's Materials Innovation Manager, wonders why not being used....Read More
08 December 2014
Well it was never likely to be a mini budget of giveaways, with the real budget due in March and UK Plc’s finances so constrained.Read More
16 June 2014Posted By: DamienPooley
There’s been a lot of talk lately about the housing market overheating. Is this really true and what does this suggest for the future?Read More
23 May 2014
The current debate about housing is reaching panic levels. This is always a concern because panic does not result in good legislation or good governance. Bridget Bouch makes a case for the Green Belt.Read More
08 May 2014
Immigrants to Great Britain haven’t always been made welcome when they first arrive. From Vikings, Anglo-Saxons and Romans, right through to more recent newcomers from Europe.
Richard Lee, Managing Director of Jablite looks at the impact of immigration on business success.Read More
22 April 2014
Are the current testing regimes for new product developments in the construction industry fit for purpose?
Steve Broadhurst, Jablite’s Technical Services Manager, examines the issues.Read More
11 April 2014
David Teasdale, Sales & Marketing Director at Jablite examines the role of the sales person in the value engineering processRead More
10 April 2014
Now that the dust has settled on the 2014 Budget, we can analyse properly what the outcome of some of the announcements has been.Read More
28 March 2014
New house building is an emotive subject in the UK. I frequently have discussions with my parents who steadfastly refuse to believe that the number of homes required is anywhere near the 200,000 per year claimed by the Home Builders Federation and the UK Government, writes Richard Lee, Managing Director, JabliteRead More
21 March 2014
It is a universally acknowledged fact that effective rainwater run- off on a flat roof will provide the necessary drainage and reduce maintenance, but there are other issues to think about ...Read More
- An Innovation Too Far?
- A response to the Autumn Statement by Richard Lee
- What next for the housing market - will the bubble pop?
- A plea for the Green Belt
- Immigration – taking the Great out of Britain?
- Testing Times
- The role of salespeople in value engineering
- A new form of pension plan?