Hambleside Danelaw, Architen Landrell Associates and Secure Energy Solutions head product showcase in Valencia

Finalists have been announced for the 2007 Building Exchange innovation competition.

Architen Landrell Associates, Hambleside Danelaw, Secure Energy Solutions and Packexe will showcase their products and services at the 2007 Building Exchange event in Valencia, Spain next month.

The competition is organised by UK Trade & Investment in conjunction with Building on Business, Construction Products Association and British Expertise

Secure Energy Solutions, of Glasgow, and Hambleside Danelaw, which has sites in Daventry, Inverness and Portsmouth, are both specialists in creating and manufacturing energy efficient roofing products.

Architen Landrell Associates from Chepstow, Monmouthshire is a leading manufacture and installer of tensile structures. Packexe, of Exeter, is an industry leader for the manufacture of temporary self adhesive protection films.

UK Trade & Investment chief executive Andrew Cahn said: "The UK construction industry provides more than £7billion worth of exports every year and has an international reputation for being a leader in intelligent buildings and sustainable design and construction. We need to ensure we continue to lead the charge in developing innovative solutions in the construction sector.”

Building Exchange 2007 takes place from 18-20 June in the Hilton Hotel, Valencia.