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Ova-8 – Is it ‘OVA’ before it has started?
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Patents play a major role in window cleaning product manufacturing. It would appear that the days when a window cleaning product inventor, would design, manufacture, and supply products without seeking protection of their designs have gone. With a growing global appeal and demand for innovative window cleaning products, China has woken up to this area of the market and is supplying copies of western products. These copies with varying quality of the major brands that you…

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Black Diamond holds a record freeze on rubber prices
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This week sees the big dude at Black Diamond, Mr Casper Schjorring, announce that they are  holding the price of Black Diamond rubber this year, making it the seventh year running! Unbelievable, right? So Window Cleaning Magazine caught up with Casper to find out how this is possible and ask him where does he see Black Diamond rubber in the marketplace? With Black Diamond experiencing a steady growth, against the background of stable squeegee rubber costs to the customer,…

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Why water fed pole a Qata skyscraper?
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                      Martin Meakins is the owner of Reach and Wash in Perth, Australia. His company was established back in 2004 and although it is a Perth based business, the Company operates throughout Australia and overseas providing multi disciplined project services to a wide range of industries. Martin is also the owner of the awesome picture we used on the cover of a back issue of WCM. He spent…

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The truth about TDS maps – What’s in a number?
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Most window cleaners that use pure water and water fed pole systems will have a general understanding of how TDS works and what is involved to make that pure water. I personally live in an exceptionally hard water area and it cost me considerably more to make pure water as opposed to people who live in a Soft water areas. Recently, I decided to check out the TDS on properties in my street. I was shocked…

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Soft Wash Australia
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In the last week it has been a massive undertaking for the owner of Soft Wash Australia, Nick Hopkins, and the Australian launch of EBC. The final event coincided with the final and joint training day at Ionic Systems in Melbourne the other week. Soft Wash Australia embarked on an East Coast product launch and training program, offering an insight into the emerging soft wash industry in Australia, with events held in Queensland at the Gold Coast, Sydney…

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Window Cleaning Training, the Master Class from Ionic Systems Down Under
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The last few weeks Ionic Systems UK Managing Director Reuben Reynolds and the Australian Team, once again have covered many kilometres in getting out the Ionic message. In the past weeks Ionic Systems Australia has conducted two major structured events both in Sydney and Melbourne, where the founders of pure water fed cleaning, as we know today, took part along with Ionic Australia in a structured window and solar panel cleaning information and training event. The two planned…

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Spinaclean picks up 2nd place in the Engie Innovation Awards.
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Spinaclean looks like it’s set to mark another year of delivering high quality products after coming 2nd at the Engie Innovation awards out of 670 submissions worldwide, with our market leading SkyVac system. Every year, ENGIE, the largest independent electricity producer in the world, celebrates innovation through 100 or so events in more than 20 countries. The event, which took place this month, is a significant time for ENGIE’s staff members to put forward their propositions to…

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