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Lumicom’s Operations Controller, finding the best solution

Lumicom’s Operations Controller, finding the best solution

Alex Brothwood has recently joined Lumicom as Operations Controller. His main responsibility will be to support the operational activities of Lumicom, the Lighting Industry Association’s (LIA) EEE Producer Compliance Scheme. Alex joins Lumicom from the LIA Labs, where he was a Laboratory Engineer. There, he gained his extensive understanding of the lighting industry and its […]

West Midlands-based Metpro expands its operation

West Midlands-based Metpro expands its operation

Mechanical & Electrical supplier Metpro has further expanded its operation with the addition of a new unit at its West Midlands-based Head Office. Always looking to invest, the company has taken this move in order that they can continue to provide the level of service that Metpro was built upon. Arthur Rudge, Managing Director, said: […]

Call for more USB charging outlets in public buildings

More than half (58%) of 2,000 UK adults would like to see more public buildings feature special USB smartphone charging outlets, a survey has revealed. The recent national survey, commissioned by wiring accessories supplier, Crabtree, also highlighted that half of UK adults have purchased a phone charger that was made by a different manufacturer than […]

Chargers and Adaptors the most recalled electrical products over the last six years at 28%

• Out of 14 electrical product categories, there were 358 electrical product recalls between 2011-2016 • Of the 358, 44% were recalled because the product, components or an element of it had the sole risk of an electrical shock • Chargers & adaptors had the highest percentage of product recalls at 28% • Communication & […]

Tamlite in the spotlight after winning prestigious new award

Tamlite in the spotlight after winning prestigious new award

Specialist UK lighting manufacturer, Tamlite Lighting, is the first winner of the Lighting Industry Association’s Quality Assurance (LIAQA) Award. The business, which distributes its products exclusively through CEF, was awarded the distinction due to its ongoing commitment to best practice, excellence and quality assurance. Launched this year, the LIAQA scheme aims to ensure suppliers of […]

Product News

Revolutionary new junction box

Revolutionary new junction box

The Quickwire junction box is the latest product from the designer of The flex7 lighting connection and control system. The Quickwire offers dramatic time savings compared to traditional junction boxes. It comes prewired and is designed to save installation time on site – all four connections can be wired in seven seconds. Strip your wire, […]

Light Efficient Design offers ‘world’s widest range’ of LED HID retrofits

Light Efficient Design offers ‘world’s widest range’ of LED HID retrofits

With over one million lamps sold worldwide, Light Efficient Design offers arguably the world’s widest range of site-tested HID retrofit solutions. From low bays and high bays for factory, warehouse, retail mall, hotel and office spaces, to post tops, bollards and wall packs for exterior floodlighting and walkways. Replacing 35 – 1000 Watt HIDs with […]

ESP adds IP67 Rated Call Points to Fire Protection Range

ESP adds IP67 Rated Call Points to Fire Protection Range

ESP is adding to its Magfire Fire Protection range with two weatherproof Manual Call Point products that are compatible with their addressable and conventional fire alarm systems. Approved to the latest EN54-11 standard, the Call Points are IP67-rated, which makes them suitable for wet environments including swimming pools, as well as harsh external applications. Featuring […]

Scolmore introduces cutting-edge integrated LED downlight

Scolmore introduces cutting-edge integrated LED downlight

Scolmore continues to develop its Inceptor integrated lighting products and its new Inceptor Omni, brings to market a fire-rated downlight with cutting edge features – all competitively priced. Flexibility and ease of installation were key to the Inceptor Omni’s design. Features include an adjustable colour temperature switch; interchangeable fixed and adjustable bezels and an insulation […]

Marshall-Tufflex: 75th Anniversary special edition catalogue

Marshall-Tufflex: 75th Anniversary special edition catalogue

Marshall-Tufflex is releasing a 75th Anniversary product catalogue. As a PVC extrusion pioneer, Marshall-Tufflex has cemented its position as a producer of quality, easy-to-install cable management solutions. The 328-page catalogue includes a brief history of Marshall-Tufflex and recent products, such as: Cablelay: For use with Marshall-Tufflex Wire Basket, Cablelay protects cables and ensures the integrity […]

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Smart thinking with Kidde

Smart thinking with Kidde

With growing demand for carbon monoxide alarms alongside smoke and heat alarms in housing, Kidde’s unique Smart Interconnect facility offers better audibility and whole home protection, increasing the appeal of its hard-wired ranges. And it’s not just products where Kidde is adding value, with new customer service initiatives as well. BS 5839 Part 6: 2013, […]

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Marshall-Tufflex delivers trunking package for academy

Marshall-Tufflex delivers trunking package for academy

A trio of Marshall-Tufflex cable management solutions has been used extensively throughout a re-developed school in Stockton-on-Tees, Northumberland, which has just recorded the best results in its history. The new Grangefield Academy replaced an old building on the same site, delivering hi-tech, modern facilities for more than 1,000 students. Three Marshall- Tufflex trunking solutions – […]

Luceco lights The Pines Special School, Birmingham

Luceco lights The Pines Special School, Birmingham

A complete LED lighting solution has been supplied by Luceco for new school buildings in Birmingham. Luceco has recently supplied a complete LED lighting solution for new buildings at The Pines Special School in Birmingham. The Pines is a primary school facility educating pupils with communication issues, providing the foundations for future learning. Facility and […]

Megaman creates a warm welcome for Japan Home store

Megaman creates a warm welcome for Japan Home store

Megaman worked with the client and interior designers Evince Design & Consultants to create an environment that was warm and welcoming at the new Japan Home store in Sengkang, Singapore, while retaining the desired modern industrial appearance. Megaman LED products will also deliver significant energy and cost savings over the life of the lamps compared […]