Industry News

npower Business Solutions sheds light on DSR strategy

npower Business Solutions sheds light on DSR strategy

A survey by npower Business Solutions and YouGov has discovered that two-thirds (69%) of energy managers are not aware of energy management strategies like DSR. This low awareness is costing businesses, as they can be utilised to help reduce usage during peak times.

By November 14, 2018 Read More →
FireAngel to supply 12,000 alarms to Glasgow

FireAngel to supply 12,000 alarms to Glasgow

A leading supplier of smoke, heat, and carbon monoxdide alarm suppliers, FireAngel, has signed a contract to supply Glasgow-based Queens Cross Housing Association with over 12,000 battery powered smoke and heat alarms.

By November 13, 2018 Read More →
Hamilton joins the Electrical Distributors’ Association

Hamilton joins the Electrical Distributors’ Association

  Hamilton Litestat, in order to further build on its relationship with the electrical wholesale network, has joined the Electrical Distributors’ Association (EDA) as an Affiliate Member. Effective as of 1 November 2018, Hamilton’s partnership with the EDA will facilitate closer collaboration with electrical wholesalers and distributors.

By November 13, 2018 Read More →
Aico’s charity masquerade ball raises money for the Electrical Industries Charity

Aico’s charity masquerade ball raises money for the Electrical Industries Charity

Aico Ltd – the domestic mains powered Fire and Carbon Monoxide (CO) detection supplier, held a charity Masquerade Ball in September, in aid of the Electrical Industries Charity (EIC). Over 200 guests were welcomed to the Lion Quays Hotel and Spa, Shropshire. by fire eaters and stilt walkers. As the evening progressed money was raised […]

By October 23, 2018 Read More →
Challenge for a Cause team conquers one of the Seven Wonders of the World

Challenge for a Cause team conquers one of the Seven Wonders of the World

The Electrical Industries Charity (EIC) is thrilled to announce that the team of three selfless trekkers are back from the biggest challenge of the year – the Great Wall of China 2018. In September, the team of three enthusiastic trekkers including Mark Doré of Edmundson Electrical, Monika Gaubyte of Keystone Communications and Jess Vailima of […]

By October 23, 2018 Read More →

Product News

B.E.G. launches new multi-sensors for DALI-2

B.E.G. launches new multi-sensors for DALI-2

Lighting controls specialist B.E.G. has released its first range of DALI-2 multi-sensors for building management systems to the marke DALI-2 is the new open protocol for bi-directional communication between lighting and control products. Being an open protocol the standard, based on IEC 62386, international standard, is managed by the (DIIA) Digital Illumination Interface Alliance of […]

By November 5, 2018 Read More →
COMBIBLOC – helping caravan parks meet the 18th Edition wiring regs deadline

COMBIBLOC – helping caravan parks meet the 18th Edition wiring regs deadline

January 2019 ‘electrical sockets on caravan sites need to prevent the socket being live when accessible’. To meet this regulation, all sockets supplying power must include an interlock mechanism. While electrical contractors can install new mechanical interlock sockets, most are larger than standard sockets. This could mean that the existing distribution board cannot house them […]

By November 5, 2018 Read More →
New LED Fire Rated Downlights from GreenBrook

New LED Fire Rated Downlights from GreenBrook

Fire Rated Downlights – The Vela Range – which comprises five different options. The Vela Compact range is a super low profile fitting that can be placed in shallow ceiling voids with the insulation directly over the fitting. This fitting has been independently thermally tested by the LIA and is a contractor favourite. Next, is […]

By November 5, 2018 Read More →
Power-Lite 110v 30w Connectable Festoon Kit

Power-Lite 110v 30w Connectable Festoon Kit

This 110V 30W LED Connectable Festoon Kit from Red Arrow Trading is lightweight and compact and has low profile lamps that make it ideal for transporting around site, as required. The festoon kit is 12m long and can be connected with up to 20 additional festoon kits so that the length can be easily extended […]

By November 5, 2018 Read More →
Standing the test of time

Standing the test of time

Sangamo Round Pattern Time Switches (RPTS) are trusted by installers for a variety of applications. The simple dial and levers make setting the switch up for daily fixed timings a breeze. And all Sangamo RPTS are 20 Amp rated. The switches are split into four categories each containing both three- and four-pin connections. Three-pin switches […]

By November 5, 2018 Read More →

Other Recent Posts

Wieland makes a connection at The Reflector building

Wieland makes a connection at The Reflector building

A modular wiring system and connectors from Wieland Electric are integral components in the new Reflector building, a landmark office and residential development on Dublin’s Grand Canal Dock. The Reflector, owned by Park Developments Group, is a six-storey over basement building that extends to over 123,000sq ft and has been completed to the highest of […]

By November 5, 2018 Read More →
Unitrunk drives efficiency at Southampton Docks multi-deck installation

Unitrunk drives efficiency at Southampton Docks multi-deck installation

EasyConnect cable basket from Unitrunk’s RIS (Rapid Installation Systems) was used for the electrical fit-out of two vehicle storage car parks at Southampton Docks, enabling electrical contractor, Rigfone Electrics, to significantly save on both the cost of the installation and the programme. Constructed as part of a £450m upgrade of the seafront and ferry terminals […]

By November 5, 2018 Read More →
National Ventilation’s design service makes ventilation a breeze

National Ventilation’s design service makes ventilation a breeze

National Ventilation designed and supplied a whole house ventilation system for a prestigious new two-storey home in Taunton, Somerset. Aventilation project at a new build in Taunton was well underway when National Ventilation’s free design expertise was called upon. National Ventilation worked with the owner and designer to create a system that offered the correct […]

By November 5, 2018 Read More →