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About DGB

Creator of Double Glazing Blogger and co-founder of the National Fenestration Awards. Works for a family owned and run windows, doors, glazed extensions installation company. Fan of most sports, metal music and a good night out.

Moving The FIT Show To 2021 Was The Right Decision

As you may now have read, the organisers of the FIT Show have taken the difficult decision to move the 2020 show to 2021. In their statement to the press they said: The announcement follows continuing unprecedented political and economic uncertainty, which, whilst recently becoming more positive, has driven the decision to take FIT [...]

By |2020-01-22T23:32:13+00:00January 22nd, 2020|Categories: double glazing industry|

FIT Show Reverts To Biennial Frequency

Organisers of FIT Show have announced the decision to revert the show to a biennial format, with the next event confirmed to take place on Tuesday 25th to Thursday 27th May 2021 at the NEC Birmingham. There will therefore be no FIT Show in 2020. The announcement follows continuing unprecedented political and economic uncertainty, which, whilst [...]

By |2020-01-22T20:20:01+00:00January 22nd, 2020|Categories: double glazing industry, FiT Show|

DGB Jobs: Production/QC Manager

Company: Tradesmith Ltd Job Position: Production/QC Manager Job Description: Production/ QC Manager The purpose of the role is to ensure that the company's factory is run in the most cost-effective and efficient manner. Ensuring optimum production level and the highest quality products, in order to retain and grow our customer base. Key tasks: • To [...]

By |2020-01-23T15:34:13+00:00January 22nd, 2020|Categories: DGB Jobs Listing|

FIT Show & BOS Collaborate To Prove #EveryoneFITs

This is a sponsored article by FIT Show FIT Show organisers and Building Our Skills (BOS) have joined together to launch a new campaign designed to get the entire fenestration industry discussing and challenging workplace stereotypes. The ‘Everyone FITs’ campaign will see the organisations work together to shine a spotlight on the positive case [...]

By |2020-01-22T12:50:50+00:00January 22nd, 2020|Categories: FiT Show|

Garnalex Flies The Flag For British Manufacturing With ‘Made In Britain’ Accreditation

This is a circulated press release by Garnalex Garnalex, the company set to revolutionise aluminium windows and doors with its innovative Sheerline® system, has been awarded the ‘Made in Britain’ mark of provenance. Made in Britain is an organisation that recognises excellence in manufacturing and promotes British-made products across all sectors. It brings together [...]

By |2020-01-21T23:58:26+00:00January 21st, 2020|Categories: double glazing industry, Garnalex|

DGB Jobs: Customer Fulfilment Manager

Company: Edgetech Job Position: Customer Fulfilment Manager Job Description: As creators of market-leading insulating glass spacer systems, at Edgetech we’ve always challenged ourselves to deliver more for our customers. Whether it’s creating products that exceed industry standards in thermal efficiency or enhance the production line to boost productivity, Edgetech creates and delivers the tools our [...]

By |2020-01-21T23:49:22+00:00January 21st, 2020|Categories: DGB Jobs Listing|

DGB Jobs: Commercial Sales Manager

Company: Chase Taylor Recruitment Job Position: Commercial Sales Manager Job Description: Our client is one of the UK’s leading manufactures of uPVC glazing products and has substantial experience in affordable homes. They specialise in supplying the new build, social housing and local authority market. They offer the new build and social housing sector with [...]

By |2020-01-21T23:41:40+00:00January 21st, 2020|Categories: DGB Jobs Listing|

DGB Jobs: Site Supervisor

Company: Chase Taylor Recruitment Job Position: Site Supervisor Job Description: Our client is a structural and technical glass specialist, providing solutions to London and the rest of the UK. They are currently recruiting for a Site Supervisor who is looking for career progression within an excellent company. Your duties will include assisting in the coordination [...]

By |2020-01-21T23:38:50+00:00January 21st, 2020|Categories: DGB Jobs Listing|

DGB Jobs: Sales Representative

Company: Chase Taylor Recruitment Job Position: Sales Representative Job Description: Our client is a national company who supply fire rated glass and other specialist glass including float, toughened glass, DGU’s and IGU’s into door modifiers, joinery companies and the partition market. They are now recruiting for a Sales Representative to cover the East Midlands region. [...]

By |2020-01-21T23:35:31+00:00January 21st, 2020|Categories: DGB Jobs Listing|

DGB Jobs: National Sales Manager

Company: Chase Taylor Recruitment Job Position: National Sales Manager Job Description: Our client is an established, well respected manufacturer and supplier of composite doors, with many years' experience in the industry and who have their own state of the art factory on site. Their trade sales division are now recruiting for a National Sales Manager [...]

By |2020-01-21T23:30:23+00:00January 21st, 2020|Categories: DGB Jobs Listing|

DGB Jobs: Glass Toughening Operative

Company: Chase Taylor Recruitment Job Position: Glass Toughening Operative Job Description: Do you have experience working for a glass manufacturer? If so, we have a fantastic opportunity to join a successful, specialist glass manufacturer based in the West Midlands. Our client has an exciting opportunity to join their existing team in their busy glass factory [...]

By |2020-01-21T23:25:34+00:00January 21st, 2020|Categories: DGB Jobs Listing|

DGB Jobs: Engineering Manager

Company: Chase Taylor Recruitment Job Position: Engineering Manager Job Description: We have a great opportunity for a self-motivated Engineering Manager to run and grow a department within a highly successful Engineering Business based in the West Midlands. The company manufacture and supply equipment and engineering solutions to the window & door sector and wish to [...]

By |2020-01-21T23:23:06+00:00January 21st, 2020|Categories: DGB Jobs Listing|

10 Ways To Make Your Fenestration Business More Sustainable

2020 is very much the year of sustainability. As a planet we're rapidly running out of time to attempt to rectify the damage that is happening to the world. Every person and every industry has it's own part to play to help the overall cause. If we don't, the ramifications will be disastrous, and [...]

By |2020-01-20T23:22:23+00:00January 20th, 2020|Categories: DGB ECO, double glazing industry|

DGB Jobs: Order Processor

Company: Chase Taylor Recruitment Job Position: Order Processor Job Description: A uPVC manufacturer based in Northern Cambridgeshire are recruiting for an experienced Order Processor to join their team due to organic growth of the business. The ideal candidate would have experience using Window Designer software or a similar uPVC designing system. An excellent telephone manner [...]

By |2020-01-18T22:38:40+00:00January 18th, 2020|Categories: DGB Jobs Listing|

DGB Jobs: Fabricator

Company: Chase Taylor Recruitment Job Position: Fabricator Job Description: Chase Taylor are looking to recruit an experienced uPVC or Aluminium Fabricator for a busy and developing window and door fabricator based in Swindon. Any experience is considered within uPVC, aluminium or bi-fold fabrication using welders, corner cleaners, saws, millers, crimpers etc. A good eye for [...]

By |2020-01-18T22:33:52+00:00January 18th, 2020|Categories: DGB Jobs Listing|