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Schiedel’s story in the UK begins with Rite-Vent, a producer of high quality steel products that was established in 1967 which moved to Washington in 1973. Rite-Vent was acquired by Schiedel Chimney Systems in the mid 2000’s, alongside mineral plants in Dorset and Northern Ireland. Together, the different companies became Schiedel as it is known today, specialising in supplying everything from steel to ceramic to pumice system chimneys. Schiedel have a presence all over Europe with 25 manufacturing sites spread across 18 countries. Schiedel can provide energy-efficient chimney systems, stove systems, and much more, with the aim of improving home living in the most innovative, sustainable and reliable ways.

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The City Quays development, currently under construction, is a £250 million investment to regenerate 20 acres of unused dockland in Belfast City Centre. The development will eventually include ‘Grade A’ office space, residential blocks, leisure facilities and a large hotel and retail complex all with designated car-parking. Once complete it is planned the City Quays project will achieve a BREEAM Excellent standard, one of the highest sustainability rating for new developments. Read More

A family run business, headed by Steven Bryant, International Passive Fire Ltd was established over 35 years ago and boasts of over 60 years combined experience in the industry. Based in the picturesque town of Ivybridge, near Plymouth, Devon, they are the leading independent stockist and specifier of passive fire protection products and coatings for the UK’s and Europe’s biggest manufacturers, including FSI, Jotun, Sherwin Williams, Eco-Sol, Exitile, Boss Door Controls, Watco Floor Coverings and Sika to name a few. Read More