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BISON Super September Savings #SSS Are you looking to make savings on your first-fix install products? Do you need to find more margin in your quotes? Are you under pressure to cut costs? Many contractors are getting squeezed by the client on costs and are finding competition tough out there at...
01st September, 2020
The problem; reinforced concrete slab steel rods are often just 25mm beneath the surface, making installation of wedge anchors a challenge. For installers hanging bracketry, containment or ductwork, trying to find the best fixing point in the slab without hitting the steel rod can be a real...
27th July, 2020
Pemsa Rapide cable basket
If you're looking to save labour costs on cable basket installations then we've got the answer; the Pemsa Rapide basket system. Installers and contractors will be well-acquainted with the fiddly two-plate and bolt system traditionally used to connect basket trays, and as well as needing a spanner...
09th June, 2020
More SmartInstallSolutions from Bison Industrial, courtesy of Fischer Fixings. You’re looking here at the FBS2 concrete pan head screw, the FBS2 male/female threaded rod hanger, and the new M10x25 wedge anchor – all in stock and available to M&E contractors fixing premium installations...
13th November, 2019
The vast majority of builders have been hit by tool theft in the UK Tool theft is plaguing the construction industry with more than half of builders in the UK having had their tools stolen, according to new research by the Federation of Master Builders (FMB). The key results from the FMB’s research...
18th October, 2018
When should I use a Non-expansion Anchor? What is a non-expansion anchor, why should I use one and what’s available? When fixing into a substrate such as masonry, concrete and blockwork, there’s essentially two main types of anchor; expansion (also known as a mechanical anchor) and non-expansion ,...
01st June, 2018
There's probably never been a lightbulb moment quite like the one that some ingenious Neanderthal technician created when (s)he discovered that knocking the corners off a square slab of stone created something that rolls along. But we reckon that thousands of tiny-wattage version of that megawatt...
24th May, 2018
Mince Pies Free! With every order you place over £125 + VAT during December 2016! No need to wince, Bison gives you mince!
30th November, 2016
The most commonly used fixing finishes / compositions explained. BZP Bright Zinc Plated. The most common finish with the majority of fixings. BZP stands for Bright Zinc Plated, a process that takes place in the production stage of the fixing whereupon the standard steel or alloy product is finished...
25th October, 2016