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Below is a list of the latest news from Qwood. Click on any one to see further details.

Quantum Profile Systems Ltd Event a Great Success!

Quantum Profile Systems Ltd hosted its first ever Building Product Specification Afternoon and Beer Festival on Thursday 14th July 2022, in partnership with Manchester Society of Architects. The event was a great success, with a wide range of building product manufacturers offering

BWF Members’ Day

The British Woodworking Federation (BWF) held its annual Members’ Day on Tuesday 21st June 2022 at the magnificent Crewe Hall in Cheshire. Qwood was proud to be a major sponsor of the event, an opportunity to provide support to the

Qwood To Sponsor BWF Member’s Day 2022

The British Woodworking Federation (BWF) is hosting its annual Members’ Day on 21st June 2022. This year’s event will be held at Crewe Hall in Cheshire. Qwood is delighted to be sponsoring the BWF Members’ Day 2022. The BWF has

New Qwood Fitting Videos Available

Fitting Qwood Timber Window Glazing Beads These videos demonstrate the ease with which Qwood’s three different types of glazing beads – pinned, clip-in, and push-on – can be fitted to timber windows. They also highlight the recommended application, for instance

Simon Crossley Appointed As New QPSL MD

Quantum Profile Systems appoints a new MD and continues its proud tradition of promoting from within! Quantum is delighted to announce the appointment of Simon Crossley as MD from 1st January 2022. Simon joined Quantum on the YTS scheme as

VIRTUAL LEARNING: RIBA CPD POINTS FROM YOUR DESK

At Quantum, we are doing our best to continue as normal at this difficult time. Social distancing guidelines mean that we are unable to hold our CPDs in person. To work around this, we are holding online CPD sessions, to

YORKSHIRE 3 PEAKS

16 Quantum Profile Systems Ltd. employees undertook the Yorkshire 3 Peaks challenge on Saturday 17th of July from across all departments of the business. Very well done to all who took part, a great team effort and achievement. All departments were involved,

9 MILLION METRES OF QWOOD

QWood is delighted to announce that we have now sold 9 million metres of our profiles to SD Hardware. Well done to Gary Ewing and the team at SD Hardware for buying the 9 millionth metre, and many thanks for helping us

OFFSITE EXPO 2021

Offsite Expo 2021 is being held at the Ricoh Arena in Coventry on the 21nd and 22rd of September. This event involves companies which are on the cutting edge of offsite manufacturing, on both the construction and the supply sides. There

SOCIAL MEDIA GIVEAWAY

If you are already using Qwood, share projects with us where you have used Qwood and we’ll send you some Qwood branded goodies.  > LinkedIn – linkedin.com/showcase/qwood_qbead  > Twitter – twitter.com/qwood_qbead  > Instagram – instagram.com/qwood_qbead

DOOR FITTING VIDEOS NOW AVAILABLE

QWood’s timber composite profiles are designed for use with timber doors and windows. They can be cut and prepared with all of the tools you currently use in joinery. The difference with QWood is that you can use every piece,

COVID-19 – UPDATE 05-01-21

Covid Lockdown Update  Quantum Profile Systems Ltd (QPSL) remains open for business and committed to manufacturing and supplying their complete range of products to the UK construction market. QPSL continues to operate in a safe and COVID secure environment with

W EXHIBITION 2022

February. It is the UK’s largest joinery and manufacturing event, and is an opportunity for the industry to showcase its latest products and developments. QWood will be based at stand E510 in the NEC, the company’s biggest stand yet. It

COVID: BUSINESS AS USUAL

Following the Government’s announcement that England will enter another Lockdown on the 5th of November, here at Quantum Profile Systems we wanted to let you know we will remain open and continue to monitor the situation. Our number one priority

WHAT DOES FSC® CHAIN OF CUSTODY MEAN?

The Forest Stewardship Council® (FSC®)  TT-COC-004986 and the Programme for the Endorsement of Forest Certification (PEFC) are the largest global forest certification systems. They are separate, non-profit entities, but they share a common goal: to identify forests which are sustainably managed and environmentally

THE DEVELOPMENT OF DOOR PROFILES

In recent years, composite doors have become increasingly popular. Composite doors are created using different types of materials, usually with an insulated foam core, an aluminium skin, and a timber outer leaf. The inner workings give the doors enhanced thermal

FREE COVID-19 SIGNAGE

We have created a range of signage for usage around our head office and factory. We think our new signage is pretty good and covers everything you might need a sign for in order to managing Covid-19 (sign wise) in

NEW PRODUCT: TRADITIONAL PUTTY LINE LOOK

QWood’s renowned timber composite profiles provide an excellent alternative to traditional timber Beads and Bars. They are a great fit with timber windows and doors, offering products that are easy to cut and simple to maintain. QWood is adding a

NEW PRODUCT: GLAZING BEADS TO SUIT POPULAR DOOR BLANK SIZES

QWood manufactures timber composite profiles for doors and windows. There are many advantages to using timber composite products with timber doors. They are always free of knots and imperfections, and will not rot. This makes them easy to maintain while

NEW PRODUCT: 19MM MATCHING GLAZING BARS

QWood timber composite Glazing Bars are ideal for use with timber windows. They are easy to cut, paint and fit, with no knots or imperfections. They will not rot over time, giving them great lasting performance. QWood are releasing two

NEW PRODUCT: INCREASED PARTING BEAD RANGE

Qwood offers a range of high quality parting and staff beads for Sash Windows. Qwood works perfectly with timber to make a better timber window. Qwood reflects the natural appearance and feel of wood whilst having the beneficial properties of

COVID-19 (UPDATED 27.3)

Quantum Profile Systems Limited (QPSL) is continuing to manufacture products that are used in essential services. The following specific sites will to be supplied:    •  Hospitals, care / nursing homes, doctors’ surgeries •  Schools •  Prisons •  Central and

BWF MEMBERS’ DAY 2020

The British Woodworking Federation (BWF) is hosting its annual Members’ Day on 16th June 2020. The BWF has over 700 members, from manufacturers and installers to distributors and suppliers. BWF Members’ Day is a chance for members of the trade

NEW PRODUCTS: STAFF AND PARTING BEADS

All Qwood products are designed with the customer in mind. So, when feedback from Joiners informs us of a preference for certain designs, we adapt our profiles accordingly. On that note, Qwood is happy to announce that it is launching

PATENT GRANTED

Qwood is proud to lead the timber composite market. It does this through continued innovation and constantly striving for excellence. Qwood’s product development team are always looking into ways of improving existing profiles or manufacturing brand new ones. When Qwood

8 MILLION METRES OF QWOOD

Qwood has now sold over 8 million metres of its timber composite bars and beads in the UK for use with timber windows and doors. The popularity of its products prove the benefits of Qwood’s innovative and paintable wood composite

SPECIFICATION AFTERNOON & BEER FESTIVAL

POSTPONED TO THURSDAY JULY 8th 2021 BECAUSE OF CORONAVIRUS Quantum Profile Systems will be hosting an unique FREE afternoon of focused RIBA CPD, an optional RIBA accredited Lean factory tour, building product exhibition along with an evening beer and gin festival,

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