Industry News

Vent-Axia supports landmark report by Royal Colleges on Indoor Air Quality

Vent-Axia supports landmark report by Royal Colleges on Indoor Air Quality

Leading British ventilation manufacturer Vent-Axia welcomes the latest joint report by the Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health (RCPCH) and the Royal College of Physicians on the health impact of indoor air quality (IAQ) on children and young people. The report, ‘The inside story: Health effects of indoor air quality on children and young […]

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Demand for green technologies fuels Schneider UK expansion

Demand for green technologies fuels Schneider UK expansion

Schneider Electric is pleased to announce the expansion of its UK manufacturing facilities in Scarborough and Leeds driven by rising demand in renewable and green technologies. The business is set to invest in a multi-million pound upgrade and expansion of its Leeds and Scarborough UK manufacturing facilities. Schneider Electric intends to boost the capacity and productivity […]

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Last chance to enter the Electrical Wholesaler Awards 2020!

Last chance to enter the Electrical Wholesaler Awards 2020!

Datateam Business Media, publisher of EW magazine, urges brands and wholesalers alike to submit their awards entries to be in with a chance of winning a coveted Electrical Wholesaler Awards trophy. The Electrical Wholesaler Awards, proudly supported by EW Magazine, is designed to reward outstanding performance by people, products, brands and business practices within the […]

By February 12, 2020 Read More →
Ideal Industries supports future industry with further education partnership

Ideal Industries supports future industry with further education partnership

Ideal Industries, a global supplier of electrical accessories, tools and testing equipment, has developed a partnership with Warrington & Vale Royal College as part of a planned outreach programme with the further education sector across the UK. Keen to invest in helping to embed a culture of best practice, safety and installation consistency in the next […]

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EW February issue out now!

EW February issue out now!

The February issue of Electrical Wholesaler has arrived! As we go to press with 2020’s second issue of Electrical Wholesaler, we are also on the cusp of becoming a non-European publication. More than three years have passed since the United Kingdom voted to leave the European Union – not to mention three prime ministers – and, […]

By February 4, 2020 Read More →

Product News

Scolmore provides smart solution for Housing Association’s homes upgrade

Scolmore provides smart solution for Housing Association’s homes upgrade

The Scottish government is leading the way when it comes to fire safety. The minimum safety standards currently in place for private rented properties (and under Building Regulations) are to be extended to all other tenures including social housing and even existing owner-occupied homes. This means ‘Category LD2’ level of protection including smoke alarms in […]

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Vent-Axia announced as six-times finalist at H&V News Awards

Vent-Axia announced as six-times finalist at H&V News Awards

The H&V News Awards reward excellence and celebrate the achievements across the building services industry. Market-leading ventilation expert Vent-Axia has shown its design leadership in tackling the problems of poor indoor air quality (IAQ) in the home with three products being shortlisted in two categories each at the prestigious H&V News Awards. This impressive shortlisting […]

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Light up with the SOL Range of LED Floodlights

Light up with the SOL Range of LED Floodlights

GreenBrook is delighted to present its new SOL LED Slimline Floodlight range – with fittings available from 10W – 200W at 90lm/w. Rated IP65, these stylish floodlights are made from die-cast aluminium and tempered glass with innovative clips to further secure the glass, should the glue degrade from being out in the elements. They also […]

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Smart Thermostat added to ESP’s Sangamo range

Smart Thermostat added to ESP’s Sangamo range

Coming under the Sangamo’s Choice range of heating controls from ESP , the Choice Wi-Fi Thermostat allows control and monitoring of room temperature and thermostat activity from anywhere in the world, through the free-to-download SANGAMO CHOICE APP. As more and more households are seeing the benefit of smart devices to control various elements in the […]

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Communal and emergency lighting upgrade for sheltered housing complex

Communal and emergency lighting upgrade for sheltered housing complex

The recent refurbishment and upgrade of a 32-bedroom sheltered housing complex at 82 Montrose Terrace in Edinburgh included the installation of new lighting and emergency exit signs to cover the communal areas and stairways of all six floors of the building. Products from Scolmore and ESP were selected for this retrofit project, with Scolmore’s popular […]

By February 13, 2020 Read More →

Other Recent Posts

Univolt goes large with Wembley specification

Univolt goes large with Wembley specification

Contractor Roc Electrical has specified Univolt’s maxi-trunking as part of the firms M&E works on the latest phase of Quintain’s Wembley Park development ‘EO5’. Forming part of the development’s 85-acre project which sees the transformation of an abandoned industrial area into a public facing mixed use space, EO5 includes the construction of three tower block’s […]

By February 14, 2020 Read More →
Fife Council upgrades to Aico 3000 Series smoke alarms

Fife Council upgrades to Aico 3000 Series smoke alarms

Long standing Aico customer, Fife Council has engaged in a rolling programme to upgrade all of its 32,000 properties with Aico 3000 Series Alarms. Fife Council is a leading light in fire safety in the social housing sector, being both an early adopter of technology and a proponent of going well beyond minimum requirements of […]

By February 14, 2020 Read More →
New Part M additions for GridPro

New Part M additions for GridPro

Scolmore’s wiring accessories collection brings installers an ever-broader range of solutions designed carry out tasks more easily and speedily and to meet regulatory requirements. The latest development sees the expansion of the GridPro range of interchangeable mounting plates and modules to include Part M frontplates. The Part M GridPro Frontplates range offers a visually contrasting, […]

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