KNOWLEDGE HUB

Welcome to the Knowledge Hub, the information resource for the finishes and interiors sector. Our easy-to-use online library contains a wide variety of material, drawn from a broad range of sources. The Knowledge Hub is constantly expanding, with up-to-date and topical material added on a regular basis.

Some information is restricted and only accessible to FIS members. Not an FIS member?

Technical

Technical support including advisory service, technical notes and guides

Contractual and Legal

Contractual and legal information such as regulations and standards for interiors

Employment

Employment information including policies, corporate governance and pensions

Health and Safety

Health and safety information including policies and health and safety toolbox

Sustainability

Sustainability information including measuring plasterboard waste in the sector

Business

Information to help you manage your business such as policies and procedures

Support for specifiers

Technical and product advice for specifiers.

Quality Management

FIS Quality Framework: Product Process People (PPP)

FIS BIM Toolkit

FIS has produced a BIM Toolbox to raise awareness among specialist contractors on the processes required to work using BIM

BSI Standards

British Standards relevant to the fit-out and finishes sector.

Knowledge News

SFS specifiers guide presented at Clerkenwell Design Week

SFS specifiers guide presented at Clerkenwell Design Week

FIS Technical Director Joe Cilia, presented the Specifiers’ Guide to SFS External Wall Systems at Clerkenwell Design Week focussing on the importance of early collaboration with manufacturers when specifying Steel Framing Systems. The Guide was produced by the FIS SFS...

New specifiers guide to light gauge SFS external wall systems

New specifiers guide to light gauge SFS external wall systems

FIS in partnership with the Steel Construction Institute (SCI) has launched a Specifiers’ Guide to Light Gauge Steel Framing Systems (SFS) External Wall Systems to help specifiers understand the granular details involved in the design process and production of a...

Consultation on BB 100 – Fire Safety Design for Schools

Consultation on BB 100 – Fire Safety Design for Schools

In response to the Department for Education's consultation on document BB 100 Fire Safety Design for Schools (see below), CPA has produced a strawman for discussion. A virtual meeting to discuss this will be held on Tuesday 10 August to finalise the CPA response.If...

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