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Technology should always be driven by humans

Yes, technology SHOULD be driven by humans, but in many ways, we’ve become so dependent on it that IT compels us. Take social media for example. The stated aim when Facebook launched was to facilitate connections between people and a lot of idealistic rhetoric was spouted about everyone becoming more broad minded through association with […]

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Solving Flooring Problems All Over The World

Just how versatile are Ecotile interlocking floor tiles? In 2017 our customers included a submarine based in Thailand, printing factories in Singapore and Cameroon, an energy plant in India and a cosmetics factory in Mexico. Before Ecotile was manufactured… In the past, a factory manager would have considered concrete, epoxy resin or paint to be […]

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Damp Proof Membranes: 5 things you should know

Damp is a common problem in the UK in many types of buildings and comes in many forms e.g. condensation, rising damp, penetrating damp, hygroscopic damp etc…. When dampness occurs in floors, issues such as insulation impairment, electrical damage and surface damage can occur.  The use of highly permeable construction materials such as stone and […]

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Autumn Budget 2017 and it’s effect on SMEs

It feels like it’s impossible to talk about anything at the moment without Brexit casting its shadow and the budget this year is no exception. With talks at December’s EU Summit, which could set us on the path to a “no deal” it’s a very uncertain time for trade coming in and out of the […]

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Stepping up the game with Adidas for Nemeziz Uprising

Last week, Adidas chose Ecotile as its flooring provider for the one night tournament of “Nemeziz Uprising” an offset of The Tango League which was launched by the sportswear giant last year. The installation team arrived on the Saturday before the event. With less than one day to prepare, the team got to work alongside […]

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The Human Touch With AI And The Workplace

When Professor Stephen Hawking and Elon Musk say they believe Artificial Intelligence is a huge threat to the human race other people sit up and listen. Stephen Hawking warns Artificial Intelligence could end mankind The list of jobs that could be done more cheaply and efficiently seems to grow longer every day meaning fewer and fewer […]

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