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Construction component specifications: What’s in a Name?

15th Jan 2021

Following the publication of Dame Judeth Hackitt’s Draft Building Safety Bill – provisionally due to be enacted in 2023 -  it is becoming increasingly clear that days are numbered for [...]

On a Mission: to acoustically engineer a world-class arts venue in the heart of bustling Manchester

7th Jan 2021

The Factory   Currently underway on the site of the old Granada Studio in Manchester, ‘The Factory’ is a £130 million world-class cultural development set to be the [...]

Seasons Greetings from all at Farrat

17th Dec 2020

With the end of 2020 fast approaching, everyone at Farrat would like to wish you a Merry Christmas and wholeheartedly thank you for choosing to work with us [...]

Meeting the challenges of the growth and evolution of cinema

2nd Dec 2020

Following the META Cinema Forum in Dubai last month, whilst there are some concerns within the industry, the growth of cinema is predicted to continue following the recovery [...]

On a Mission: to Lapland and back before the Christmas Holidays!

24th Nov 2020

We’re excited to announce that Farrat have embarked on a virtual expedition to Santa’s Village in Lapland, all in aid of charity. Our team and their families will [...]

An update from Farrat on the COVID-19 outbreak

1st Nov 2020

Dear Valued Customers and Suppliers, Despite the ongoing threat posed by the COVID-19 pandemic, Farrat has succeeded in providing an uninterrupted level of service to the high standards [...]

Fire resistance in balconies- Brooksby and Farrat rise beyond the standard

27th Oct 2020

London based company Brooksby manufacture balconies for high rise residential developments across the UK, working with leading architects, developers and contractors. Their unique slide-on, cantilevered, FlightDeck® balconies have [...]

Important CEO Update 21/10/20

21st Oct 2020

Farrat undergoes third generation family buyout with Oliver Farrell as new Group CEO. Following 60 years of success as a family owned and operated engineering company, Farrat Isolevel [...]

Fire legislations across the world – is meeting the current mandatory good enough?

16th Oct 2020

Fire regulations for construction exist across most of the world, and the sad fact is that they were mostly created, or updated, as a result of a fire [...]

Farrat TBF surpasses structural and fire resistance requirements

12th Oct 2020

Following the launch of the world’s first A2 rated structural thermal break, Farrat have been further investigating and enhancing the performance criteria for their Farrat TBF product to [...]