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Award Ceremony

Scottish electricians raise over £5,000 for electrical industry charity

More than £5,000 has been raised by SELECT, the trade body for electrical professionals in Scotland, for the UK’s leading charity devoted to those…

The SR5 van racking can be configured quickly, individually and at any time in just a few steps

SR5 van racking receives Plus X Award

The SR5 van racking system from Sortimo International has won the prestigious Plus X Award as “Best Product of the Year 2019”.  In addition, the…

Screwfix Awards

The winners of the first Screwfix 'Product of the Year' awards have been announced.

Screwfix has announced the winners of their first 'Product of the year' awards as voted by…

Technician servicing the house heating system in preparation for Gas Safety Week

Midlands business supports Gas Safety Week 2019

Walsall-based utility specialist, Echo Managed Services and Grosvenor Services Group have pledged their support for Gas Safety Week (16th-22nd…

Blogs

Unhappy tradespeople

A day in the life of tradespeople

A day in the life of tradespeople: Three handymen share some of their most memorable experiences on the job – from a cat running through gloss – to being greeted by a top model!

Whether it…

A diagram explaining how air compressors work.

How do Air Compressors Work?

An essential tool in many industries, modern style air compressors date back to the 19th Century. But have you…

A man using the online specification tool

Schneider Electric shows specifiers tender-loving care

Schneider Electric, the leader in energy management and automation, has launched a new specification tool for M&E consulting engineers. The free online tool aims to make the process of…

Rolec EV smart charging point

Rolec EV plays role in world's first mainstream consumer EV trials

Almost 500 Rolec EV smart charging points were installed on homes across the UK as part of the world’s first mainstream electric vehicle consumer trials.

Features

The EucoLight non-compliance workshop

Disturbing EU-wide scale of WEEE non-compliance

The results of a multi-national study into non-compliance of products sold through online marketplaces were revealed at a workshop hosted in…

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On the Road this Winter

I heard a joke the other day about a van full of penguins and it got me thinking about whether it was legal to transport wildlife in the back of a…

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iLECSYS will be taking on PBK Enclosures customer base

iLECSYS Group are pleased to announce the acquisition of PBK Enclosures. Peter Bowers of PBK has decided to retire from the business and moving…

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The new Snickers water-repellent jackets

Snickers Workwear – Waterproof Working

You can count on comfort and protection throughout the autumn and winter with Snickers Workwear’s NEW Allround Work water-repellent Jackets for…

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Competitions

Fibreglass Platform Stepladder with WernerCo

Reach new heights! Win a Fibreglass Platform Stepladder with WernerCo

To help you with the job at hand you need to be equipped with the right tools. That is why the market leaders in access equipment, WernerCo, is giving one lucky reader the chance to win in our priz…

Upgrade Your Toolbox with GP Batteries BEAM P36 Task Flashlight

Upgrade Your Toolbox with GP Batteries BEAM P36 Task Flashlight

With its slim design that fits easily in a pocket or toolbox, GP Batteries new Beam Task P36 flashlight makes the perfect partner for any professional tradesperson or DIY enthusiast.

Part o…

The new Workwear T-shirts from Scruffs

CLOSED - WIN Workwear T-shirts from Scruffs Workwear

When you think of Workwear T-shirts there are certain things you expect.

With the new Lightweight t-shirt, from Scruffs Workwear, we guarantee a longer length fit to ensure all day comfort…

The Engel ‘X-treme’ trousers

CLOSED - Win one of two pairs of workwear trousers

The Engel trousers are made from 65% polyester and 35% cotton incorporating a specially developed mechanical stretch factor including an inner-crotch seam panel and patches of highly stretchable an…

Articles

The SR5 van racking can be configured quickly, individually and at any time in just a few steps

SR5 van racking receives Plus X Award

The SR5 van racking system from Sortimo International has won the prestigious Plus X Award as “Best Product of the Year 2019”.  In addition, the… more

Electrical Safety First’s 11th annual product safety conference logo - Think Like a Consumer.jpg

THINK LIKE A CONSUMER event

Get ready for one of the major events in the industry calendar: Electrical Safety First’s 11th annual product safety conference. This year’s theme… more

CPD training on smart lighting control

Hamilton launches CPD on smart lighting control

Hamilton Litestat has launched a CPD training programme entitled: An ‘Intelligent’ and ‘Smart’ approach to lighting control. Accredited by ‘The… more

Accurate components guide

Essentra Components accurate components guide

Are your manufacturer’s components accurate? As manufacturers themselves, with production facilities in the UK, 3 other sites across EMEA and 8… more