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As a specialist for industrial plugs and sockets, MENNEKES presents with X-CONTACT a completely new contact sleeve solution. Innovative, simple, durable and safe.

From the crumbling walls of an 18th century mansion, to a living-lab of interconnected technology, IBMs '21st century innovation in an 18th century house' is a prime example of Internet of Things (IoT) technology. Hursley House now uses smart digital tracking to monitor the building's physical an

With its continued ambition to offer premium service and quality to its network of retailers and clients, V-ZUG UK is happy to announce a successful ‘Dealers Forum’ at its designated cookery school located in the prestigious Bourne & Hollingsworth Buildings in Clerkenwell, East London on Thur

It’s the hot drink guaranteed to put a smile on every tradesman’s face yet few of us get it right - now experts have confirmed how to make the perfect cup of builder’s tea. Experts at Leasevan.co.uk have revealed the secrets behind every builder’s dream c

When installing or modifying a fire alarm system, as part of the document process, as-fitted drawings must be provided upon completion of the work.  To assist you with what is required here is a simple guide as to what these drawings should include.

BESA and ECA issue five-point plan ahead of Budget on Wednesday 22 November

With the Autumn Budget due to be announced in just three weeks time, the ECA and the BESA have called on Chancellor Philip Hammond MP to take action to support small and medium sized businesses in the constructi

ECA Leading trade body announces moves to newly refurbished HQ

Leading electrotechnical and engineering services trade body ECA yesterday (Monday 6 November) moved into a new ‘industry hub’ near Tower Bridge, London.

Leading workwear brand Scruffs has scooped two prestigious industry awards for the second year running.

An air of confidence in Scotland's electrical sector has led to the fifth year-on-year increase in the number of apprentices attracted to the industry, according to SELECT, the industry's campaigning trade body.
 

Now available from Martindale Electric is its latest promotional range of multifunction kits, which include all the essential equipment to securely verify the safety of electrical installations.

~ Power distribution specialist awarded silver by Armed Forces Covenant ~
 

After working hard all year long, the countdown to the annual work Christmas party can generate a buzz of excitement in the office, as employees look forward to letting their hair down and enjoying an evening of indulgence.

Teeside University has become another organisation to install a range of Rolec’s AutoCharge EV Charge Online charging points.

A total of 12 charging points were manufactured and supplied for Teeside University, across two project phases.

The CBI has responded to apprenticeship start data for England between May and July 2017.

Neil Carberry, CBI Managing Director for People policy, said:

~ Boulting Group employees nominated for ECITB 2017 Awards ~
 
Employees at engineering solutions provider, Boulting Group, are celebrating having received three nominations for the Engineering Construction Industry Training Board (ECITB) 2017 Awards.