Chess Welcomes Hinge Specialist Cooke Brothers

  The CHeSS event is going from strength to strength. The roadshow had a solid foundation with four specialist suppliers but is now delighted to welcome a fifth operation, Cooke Brothers. Cooke Brothers is based in Birmingham and has a history stretching back almost 150 years. The business was established [...]

2019-09-03T11:59:23+00:00September 3rd, 2019|News|

Thanks for joining us. Now, let’s use what we know.

We’d like to say a big thank you to all the delegates and speakers who attended our first event at Newcastle’s brilliant venue, The Biscuit Factory. You helped to make the evening a fantastic success. CHeSS is an initiative rather than a business. Driving the idea are four independent businesses [...]

2019-07-16T13:27:16+00:00July 16th, 2019|Uncategorized|

Grenfell Tower: Applying expertise to complex issues

As the second phase of the Grenfell Tower Inquiry gets underway, new experts from the field of architecture are joining the panel. It’s in recognition of the multiple interconnected factors that led to the tragic loss of 72 lives. Although the process has been described as complex and confusing, it’s [...]

2019-06-11T10:44:55+00:00June 11th, 2019|News|

Grenfell Tower: 72 reasons to learn more about fire door regulations

    It’s two years since the tragedy. The inquiry is still in progress, but we owe it to every one of the victims to learn all the lessons we can. That’s why you should join us at the CHeSS roadshow. it’s a platform for learning where we’ll have the [...]

2019-05-15T10:22:12+00:00May 15th, 2019|News|

Easier hardware selection: collaboration is the key

A new initiative aims to make the process of selecting and specifying architectural hardware simpler. Known collectively as CHeSS, four leading suppliers are getting together to host roadshows. With products that complement each other, rather than compete, architects or specifiers will have the perfect opportunity to investigate various solutions and [...]

2019-05-01T07:19:42+00:00April 23rd, 2019|News|