Entries by Alan Boyle

Dams Celebrates its 50th Anniversary in Style

Dams celebrated its 50th anniversary in style by holding a dinner party and a night of entertainment at the Crowne Plaza hotel in Liverpool. Held on the 8th September, around 230 customers, suppliers, colleagues and friends mingled, drank champagne, were served delicious food and enjoyed the evening’s entertainment. The celebrations commenced at the start of […]

Make Life Easier

There’s one thing that most offices have in common – multiple rooms with lots of keys. Making sure that the right keys are in the right hands is essential, as is keeping them organised so you can quickly and easily find the one you need. Durable’s aluminium key boxes enable you to store and organise […]

Let There be Human Centric Light

It feels like Autumn is already here with grey days and darker nights becoming the norm. Yet light is as important to health as a balanced diet or regular exercise. The 24-hour recurring pattern of light and dark has shaped human beings and stimulates our body’s processes, so it has a huge impact on our […]

Diane Butterworth Ltd at 100% Design

Diane Butterworth Ltd is a highly regarded CAD resource team that specialise in space planning, 3D visualisation and BIM content creation within the workplace industry. We will be exhibiting at this year’s 100% Design from 20th-23rd September on Stand W150 within the workplace zone. Come and say hello for live demonstrations and one-to-one advice.

The Professional Way to Display

    In an era where information changes rapidly, we need user friendly ways to professionally display and swiftly change information. Fixed signage can often be costly, inflexible and cause damage to surfaces whilst temporary solutions such as paper signs taped to walls look unprofessional and often detach over time. DURAFRAME® is an innovative, versatile […]

10% Off All School and Office Products For September

Get ‘Back to School’ with Vital Parts and their range of high performance components and replacement parts. Offering 10% discount on all School & Office related products, this includes many of our popular lines such as: – Ferrules – Chair Inserts / Caps – Desk Cable Tidies – School Chair Feet Discount applied automatically once […]

​FIRA International Invests in Ergonomics

      FIRA International has invested significant sums in new measurement equipment in order to offer enhanced ergonomic assessment services to the furniture industry supply chain, and to complement its current equipment base. A newly purchased pressure mapping system has an active surface area of 81.28cm x 203.2cm and featuring 10,240 pressure sensors to […]

Choosing the Right Monitor Arm for You

        What is a monitor arm? A high-quality monitor arm, although often overlooked, is an essential piece of office equipment designed to create an ergonomic desk and working environment. Monitor arms are used to replace the standard base of monitors, to improve efficiency, productivity and well-being of employees. Types of monitor arms […]

​New European Standard for furniture hardware published

        The new European Standard covering requirements for the gas cylinders used in office chairs, and similar seating has been published. The standard, BS EN 16955: 2017 Hardware for furniture – Tapered pressure tubes for self-supporting gas springs for the height adjustment of seating- Test methods and requirements for strength and durability, […]