Solarframe Partners with Mila on ADQ and Much More

News | Mila Partnership

SolarFrame, based in Rotherham, is one of the first fabricators to take advantage of Mila’s new initiative to create a library of test data for customers who want to be able to meet the demands of Approved Document Q in the new build market.

Mila has invested in an ongoing programme to carry out the PAS24 security testing required for ADQ on windows and doors in a range of different profile systems and with a number of different hardware combinations. This growing bank of test data is now available to be cascaded down to Mila customers like SolarFrame, giving them a simple and cost effective route to ADQ compliance. Continue reading…

Glass News, Voice of the Industry

News | Mila Events, Sarah Gyde, Head of Marketing and Customer Experience

FIT Show
With the move to the NEC the FIT Show 2017 was different to the last one at Telford.  Was it better or worse?  There seemed to be an increase in the investment on stands but did that translate into more visitors?  Was it worthwhile for both visitors and exhibitors?  Will you gain more business and, importantly, would you exhibit at a future FIT Show?

We were at FIT as visitors rather than exhibitors this time, because the timing of the show didn’t fit with our product development programme, so I had a very different perspective. With the move to the NEC, it certainly felt like a bigger show and there were undoubtedly some big, impressive stands, but I’m not sure that entirely translated into there being much more to see. Continue reading…

Glass News, Face to Face

News | Julie Holmes, Key Accounts Manager


It’s All About You

Where were you born, and which part of the country do you currently live?

“I was born in Holywell Green in God’s Own County of Yorkshire, and I’ve always lived within 10 miles of there. In fact, I moved back to Holywell Green just a couple of years ago.” Continue reading…

Synseal Partners with Mila on Security and Performance Testing

News | Performance

Synseal Group is the latest customer to partner with Mila on security and performance testing and to benefit from the hardware specialist’s advice and expertise.

Mila has helped Synseal achieve PAS24: 2016 security and BS6375 weathertightness and performance accreditations on its new range of WarmCore casement windows, and PAS24: 2016 on the tilt and turn windows in its SynerJy, Shield and Legend systems. Continue reading…

Mila adds Xpert Tools to its product line up

News | Products

Fabricators and installers can now buy a huge selection of specialist fenestration tools direct from Mila, after the hardware specialist added the popular Xpert Tools range to its product line up.

The Xpert Tools range includes everything from air tools to glass lifters, with lots of products developed specifically for the needs of the window trade sector.
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A winning combination from Mila

News | Products

Mila has delivered what for many fabricators is the perfect combination of security and durability. It has launched a new version of its hugely popular ProSecure two star security handle in Supa stainless steel.

The SupaSecure handle is designed primarily for use in coastal and high pollution environments, but Mila also expects it to appeal to all those fabricators who are increasingly using stainless steel hardware to target the buoyant premium sector of the doors market.
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