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VEKA Group has been awarded a certificate for being an “armed- forces friendly” company.
      The Bronze Armed Forces Covenant Award comes from the Defence Employer Recognition Scheme (ERS) and is signed by the Secretary of State for Defence and the Chief of the Defence Staff. It is presented to UK employers who have signed the Armed Forces Covenant and committed to being armed- forces friendly and open to employing reservists, armed forces veterans (including the wounded, injured and sick), cadet instructors and military spouses/partners.
been in the Army Reserve for more than 20 years – to learn about reservists’ military work and how it complements their ‘everyday’ roles.
wired to a central power source and connected to a 13amp mains supply with each blind linked together using a simple ‘sprung’ electrical connector positioned in the frame.
Paul said: “When I was given the opportunity to visit Cyprus, on account of Mark’s role as a reservist, it was a fantastic chance to see not just the incredible work the Army does every day but how being in the military – at any level – enriches the soldier’s life both inside and outside of work. Reservists learn skills that benefit both their Army and civilian work; operating in difficult conditions, thinking on their feet, taking on responsibility, and assessing risk are among the many challenges that they face, and these skills build confidence that transfers directly over to civilian employment. They can also benefit from a host of training opportunities that provide ‘real world’ qualifications for their CV.
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The system is designed for commercial, public and residential applications offering a flexible solution for internal partitions, screens, bi- folding doors and windows.
 Paul Armstrong, Operations Director commented: “ We recognise that the Army provides opportunities and training that go hand in hand with our own dedication to staff development and we are all extremely proud of the award, which further demonstrates our commitment to people who've worked in the forces, and their families.”
Sunbell a leading Italian designer and manufacturer of interstitial blinds for glazing has launched an innovative new solution for residential and commercial windows and doors.
Powered by a 24v low-voltage motor the system features a slim control switch positioned on the glass that allows for individual movement or alternatively for group activation up to 12 blinds, using a hand held remote device. The ‘All in one’ system is hard-
The blinds are supplied in kit form, custom made on a three-week lead time, complete with a choice of spacer bars, styles, materials and colours including a new Charcoal Grey (similar to RAL 7016) for final assembly and sealing into a glazed unit.
 In spring 2017 Paul was invited to Cyprus by the Army on behalf of VEKA laminator Mark Schofield – who has
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