Industry News

Voltimum hosts inaugural Smart Solutions Awards at UK Construction Week

Voltimum hosts inaugural Smart Solutions Awards at UK Construction Week

Voltimum held its first Smart Solutions Awards on Wednesday 11th October at Smart Buildings 2017, part of UK Construction Week. BBC TV presenter Steph McGovern (pictured here with the Voltimum team) hosted the event, which championed installers who have demonstrated creativity and excellence on residential and light commercial projects, as well as celebrating manufacturers and […]

By October 16, 2017 Read More →
Trade counter star wins national award

Trade counter star wins national award

Talented electrical wholesaler apprentice, Jessica Heppleston, 17, has beaten rivals from top UK retailers to claim Retail Week’s Apprentice of the Year 2017 title at their glittering Rising Star Awards ceremony at London’s Grosvenor House Hotel. Jessica, an apprentice with Electrical Distributors’ Association members, Jack Hinton’s of Wakefield (part of national wholesale chain Edmundson Electrical) declared […]

By October 10, 2017 Read More →
BSRIA world ventilation study shows growth soars in China while Europe regains momentum

BSRIA world ventilation study shows growth soars in China while Europe regains momentum

The recently published BSRIA market intelligence study on World Ventilation: Fans and Ventilation Market shows that China is expected to outpace the growth experienced in European countries which signifies global opportunities. In China, the “rude health” of the residential sector meant that sales of fans and ventilation units experienced a “brisk growth” of 21 per […]

Ellis’s triennial distributor conference was a world class affair

Ellis’s triennial distributor conference was a world class affair

Distributors from 20 countries descended on the North Yorkshire village of Rillington at the end of September for cable cleat manufacturer, Ellis’s triennial Distributor Conference. The company, which exports its electrical safety products globally, welcomed guests from Australia, Oman, Brazil, Kazakhstan, South Africa, Canada, Japan, Singapore, UAE, Turkey, Finland, Saudi Arabia, USA, Belgium, Norway, Denmark, […]

Kidde raises the bar for safety at UK Construction

Kidde raises the bar for safety at UK Construction

Kidde Safety Europe will be exhibiting and delivering accredited CPD presentations during the ‘UK Construction Week’ event at the National Exhibition Centre in Birmingham from 10-12 October. It will highlight key aspects of specifying smoke and heat alarms as the first line of defence for fire safety in an uncertain world and taking a similar […]

By September 29, 2017 Read More →

Product News

Seamless LED lighting system from Luceco

Seamless LED lighting system from Luceco

Contour from Luceco is the ideal linear fluorescent luminaire replacement where continuous runs of illumination are required in retail and commercial environments. The LED lighting system consists of connectable modules offered in 600mm, 1200mm, 1500mm and 1800mm lengths that can be surface mounted, suspended or recessed. Seamless runs of energy saving, cost-effective LED lighting can […]

By October 10, 2017 Read More →
GreenBrook’s latest tubular heaters with built-in thermostats

GreenBrook’s latest tubular heaters with built-in thermostats

GreenBrook’s new tubular heaters have a built-in adjustable thermostat from 5°C min to 40°C max and operate with an instant start. Fitted with a re-settable thermal trip, these discrete low level heaters take up very little room where wall height or space is a concern. They offer an ideal solution for heating conservatories, garages and […]

By October 10, 2017 Read More →
Retrofit LED solution for low bay and floodlight installations

Retrofit LED solution for low bay and floodlight installations

Light Efficient Design UK Limited announces the immediate availability of its LED-8087 retrofit lighting solution for low bay and floodlight installations. Allowing the replacement of up to 100W HID lamps with 30W LED, its compact and unique one sided design allows a very high light output ratio. This provides clean, bright light (>80 CRI) while saving […]

By October 10, 2017 Read More →
New Consort panel heaters with digital heating controls

New Consort panel heaters with digital heating controls

Consort’s PLE panel heaters feature an electronic timer, which offers a seven-day programme with three heating periods per day. The concealed digital controls located on the side of the heater include an easyto- read display, four large control buttons with audible and tactile feedback and an electronic lock to prevent tampering with the controls. These […]

By October 10, 2017 Read More →
Manrose shortlisted in Electrical Industry Awards

Manrose shortlisted in Electrical Industry Awards

Ventilation manufacturer, Manrose, has been shortlisted in the Residential/Domestic Product of the Year category of the Electrical Industry Awards 2017 for its Deluxe Quick Internal Fit Wall Kit. The kit can be installed entirely from inside a property. It has no loose parts and the external grille is fixed to the wall liner eliminating the […]

By October 10, 2017 Read More →

Other Recent Posts

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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Electrorad launches Smartpanel electric panel heater

Electrorad launches Smartpanel electric panel heater

The New Smartpanel electric panel heater is the latest addition to Electorad’s smart heating ranges. Features include weekly programming (nine pre-programs and four custom), an Intelligent Control System that learns the heat-up characteristics of the property and reacts accordingly thus saving energy, together with energy saving open window sensing, in-built energy monitor,  comfort, economy and […]

By October 10, 2017 Read More →
LED floodlights built for the British weather

LED floodlights built for the British weather

Rusty fittings, casings, screws and brackets on outdoor lights are no longer an inevitable result of the British climate. Timeguard’s new Coastal range maintains good looks for longer because all the metal parts are made of high-grade stainless steel, from the brackets to the screws and even pcb components. 10W, 20W and 30W floodlights with […]

By October 10, 2017 Read More →
Colour temperature changing dimmable downlight from Red Arrow

Colour temperature changing dimmable downlight from Red Arrow

Red Arrow has launched the eagerly awaited 10w Colour Temperature Changing Dimmable LED Downlight. The DLSMDW10W-CCT is dimmable as standard and is compatible with both leading and trailing edge dimmers. Red Arrow has already had great feedback from wholesalers who benefit from the integral colour temperature changing downlight meaning that they don’t have to stock […]

By October 10, 2017 Read More →