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Gira appoints Steffen Zimmermann as new MD
By February 4, 2019 Read More →

Gira appoints Steffen Zimmermann as new MD

Effective from February 1st, Gira, a leading full-range supplier of intelligent system solutions, has announced the appointment of Steffen Zimmermann as its new Managing Director.

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Aico to sponsor Scottish Housing Festival
By February 4, 2019 Read More →

Aico to sponsor Scottish Housing Festival

The Scottish Housing Festival (12-13th March, SEC, Glasgow) is the largest housing conference and exhibition in the country, and this year Aico is a key sponsor as well as an exhibitor. This year’s message is: a safe and secure home is at the heart of supporting people and communities; a theme well aligned with Aico’s […]

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Scottish Government’s “Call for Evidence” boosts SELECT’s campaign to regulate electricians
By January 30, 2019 Read More →

Scottish Government’s “Call for Evidence” boosts SELECT’s campaign to regulate electricians

SELECT has welcomed the announcement made by the Scottish Government of a “Call for Evidence” to gather evidence on the extent of substandard electrical installations in Scotland and the risks posed to the general public. The Call for Evidence is a golden opportunity to detail examples of poor or unsafe work which will reinforce the […]

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Trade Skills 4U expands into Midlands with new Electrical Training Centre
By January 29, 2019 Read More →

Trade Skills 4U expands into Midlands with new Electrical Training Centre

Aspiring electricians in the Midlands region will be able to enjoy a new state-of-the-art training facility. Touted to open at the end of April 2019, the location will act as a base from which Trade Skills 4U can deliver their industry leading courses. However, all course advice, management and administration will still be covered by […]

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New Scolmore office and warehouse facility opens in Dubai
By January 29, 2019 Read More →

New Scolmore office and warehouse facility opens in Dubai

Scolmore Group has announced the opening of a new head office and warehouse facility in Dubai – a development that follows six years of successful trading in the Middle East. The new openings will strength Scolmore’s position as a supplier of UK-made wiring accessories and lighting products, and allow the company to significantly expand its […]

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Ribbon cut by mayor at new Shrewsbury BEW branch
By January 23, 2019 Read More →

Ribbon cut by mayor at new Shrewsbury BEW branch

When it came to the official opening of a new business venture in Shrewsbury, who better to cut the ribbon than the town’s own Mayor, Cllr Peter Nutting? Cllr Nutting’s arrival was announced by the 7ft Town Crier, Martin Wood, and the mayor was more than happy to spend some time chatting with local electricians, […]

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Electrium sheds light on 18th Edition RCDs
By January 23, 2019 Read More →

Electrium sheds light on 18th Edition RCDs

Typically, when people are talking about RCDs and the 18th edition it’s a good thing… but not all the time. Electrium, home to brands such as Crabtree and Wylex, explains that sometimes it can be dangerous. Electrium has recently come across reports that an RCD company is encouraging its customers to standardise on one type […]

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Schneider Electric champions advancement of gender equality and inclusion
By January 18, 2019 Read More →

Schneider Electric champions advancement of gender equality and inclusion

In recognition of its commitment and progress towards gender equality and inclusion across the Group, Schneider Electric has received two significant accolades, being one of the 230 companies included in the 2019 Bloomberg Gender-Equality Index (GEI). The company – a global leader in digital transformation of energy management and automation – received, for the first […]

Philips GreenPower LED lighting installations help cucumbers grow year-round
By January 14, 2019 Read More →

Philips GreenPower LED lighting installations help cucumbers grow year-round

World leader in lighting, Signify, has announced that both Jardins Réunis and Cheminant have installed Philips GreenPower LED toplighting and Philips GreenPower LED interlighting in their new cucumber greenhouses in the Nantes region of France. This marks the first time LED lighting has been used to grow high-wire cucumbers in France – and solidifies the […]

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Government plans to stop online WEEE non-compliance welcomed by Recolight
By January 10, 2019 Read More →

Government plans to stop online WEEE non-compliance welcomed by Recolight

The new position set out in the Government’s Resources and Waste Strategy means that non-compliant internet sellers will now be liable for the WEEE compliance of product they sell online.

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