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Post-webinar Q&As – Draft Building Safety Bill

Post-webinar Q&As – Draft Building Safety Bill

May 7 2021

Post-webinar Q&As – Draft Building Safety Bill  
Door opening forces and door closing times

Door opening forces and door closing times

April 8 2021

 
WHITEPAPER | Ensuring compliance in door opening forces

WHITEPAPER | Ensuring compliance in door opening forces

March 18 2021

Ensuring compliance in door opening forces. As a designer and manufacturer of door closers, you might think that we’d be only concerned about the forces required...
Cut costs, but not safety, with the ITS.11204

Cut costs, but not safety, with the ITS.11204

March 17 2021

Cut costs, but not safety, with the ITS.11204 Would you like to save money and time without cutting corners? If you are fitting 54mm fire doors purely to accommodate concealed...
WHITEPAPER | How quickly should fire doors close?

WHITEPAPER | How quickly should fire doors close?

February 19 2021

What time should fire door closers be set to close in? It’s a question that we often get asked. The answer is not a straightforward one – there are lots of...
How much does my fire door weigh?

How much does my fire door weigh?

February 10 2021

The weight of a fire door is a key factor in determining which closer will operate most effectively with it. If you are installing a door for the first time, you will probably be able...
Maintaining the ‘golden thread’

Maintaining the ‘golden thread’

January 12 2021

Maintaining the ‘golden thread’ The Draft Building Safety Bill currently going through Parliament introduces the concept of the ‘golden thread’. The Bill...
TS.FIRETRAK.114

TS.FIRETRAK.114

January 8 2021

Rutland’s TS.FIRETRAK.114 is a power size EN 2-4 electromagnetic closer.  When installed, it is hardwired to the fire alarm and is designed to hold the door open which...
Door Closers Mounted Externally

Door Closers Mounted Externally

December 16 2020

Why we’re seeing more door closers mounted externally For the past year and more, councils/housing groups have increasingly been fitting door closers externally on their...
WHITEPAPER | Brexit transition period

WHITEPAPER | Brexit transition period

December 10 2020

The Brexit transition period ends soon – let’s be ready for it! The final form of Brexit is yet to be settled (at early December 2020), but whatever the outcome, it...
WHITEPAPER | Draft Building Safety Bill

WHITEPAPER | Draft Building Safety Bill

December 10 2020

Draft Building Safety Bill Published on 20 July 2020, the Draft Building Safety Bill is the Government’s response to the Grenfell fire. The Bill is designed to prevent such...
Look out for new standards

Look out for new standards

November 12 2020

With the transition period following Brexit rapidly coming to an end, there may still be a lot to resolve, but what we know for sure is that new product marks will apply. While...
Maintaining supply in the face of change

Maintaining supply in the face of change

November 5 2020

The Brexit transition period ends on the 31st of December 2020 and the UK Government have confirmed that there will be no extension to this. If a new deal cannot be agreed by the end...
IFC Certification 2020

IFC Certification 2020

September 7 2020

IFC Certification carried out their annual audit of Rutland on Monday 24 th   August.  Another year with no ‘Non Conformances’ raised! ? Thank you team for...
Book a video call now

Book a video call now

April 14 2020

During these difficult times, we know how important it is to stay connected. We are now set up to book video calls (Skype, Zoom and other video platforms) so we can directly help with...
Tribute and Salute to Construction Industry from Secretary of State

Tribute and Salute to Construction Industry from Secretary of State

April 1 2020

Secretary of State, The Rt Hon Alok Sharma MP pays tribute yesterday, “to all those who are working tirelessly within the construction industry”  which he includes...
Supporting NHS staff and volunteers

Supporting NHS staff and volunteers

March 30 2020

Rutland UK are supporting NHS Charities supporting NHS staff and volunteers caring for COVID-19 patients.
Dates for your diary!

Dates for your diary!

December 16 2019

Dates for your diary: Last day of Dispatch for delivery before Chrismas: Friday 20th December  Re-open on Monday 6th January 2019 has been an awesome...
Customer Review on the TS.11204

Customer Review on the TS.11204

December 3 2019

The TS.9205- Designer Finishes

The TS.9205- Designer Finishes

November 5 2019

The TS.9205- Designer Finishes…Made For You Did you know the TS.9205 is available in over 15 different finishes and available for next day delivery? The Rutland TS.9205...
Swing free/Hold Open Concept of the Responder 24

Swing free/Hold Open Concept of the Responder 24

September 30 2019

The connection between a fire door being completely free of any control,  yet still connected to the fire alarm is a concept that can be difficult to explain.  Especially to...
Why choosing the right Door Closer for your fire door matters?

Why choosing the right Door Closer for your fire door matters?

September 18 2019

How to choose the right door closer for a specific door type or situation can be a challenge?  Door closers are ‘controlled closing devices’.  They can be...
We are Supporting Fire Door Safety Week

We are Supporting Fire Door Safety Week

September 17 2019

Here at Rutland, we believe in giving our clients the best care and advice possible to ensure that themselves and their own clients are kept safe.  This blog is to give you some...
Awesome Client testimonial!

Awesome Client testimonial!

May 8 2019

Assuming fire safety has been proved questionable…

Assuming fire safety has been proved questionable…

February 18 2019

Assuming fire safety has been proved questionable. When specifying fire doors it is advisable to work from successful fire tests, rather than relying purely on desk top...
ISO 9001:2015 Accreditation – Rutland

ISO 9001:2015 Accreditation – Rutland

January 3 2019

Rutland is delighted to have gained the ISO 9001:2015 standard, as one of the great successes of 2018.  From this certificate, we are recognised for performing to the very latest...
Protecting you and your doors…Rutland care

Protecting you and your doors…Rutland care

October 24 2018

Protecting you and your doors Wind can damage doors when using standard light-duty door restrictors.  Not only is the damage costly, there is also the health & safety risk...
One Code, One Box…

One Code, One Box…

July 17 2018

The Rutland Electromagnetic Door Closer has an easy ordering system to eliminate mistakes….Check out the video above to find out how this works. Using the one code system...
No More Door Creep

No More Door Creep

June 20 2018

  Make Creeping Doors a thing of the past! We know that many of the original electromagnetic door closers have been found not aligning or just looking...