Blogs


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 van, and then I was sucked into the internet looking at the perils of driving for work.

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!

An essential tool in many industries, modern style air compressors date back to the 19th Century. But have you ever considered how these machines work?

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 generating specification for tenders quicker, simpler and much easier.

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.

As a leading manufacturer of small essential components for the automotive manufacturing industry such as protective plastic caps, plugs, fasteners, access hardware, cable management and more, Essentra Components will be featuring their specialist package of automotive focused items which make li

CEF is proud to announce the launch of their new, priced trade catalogue . Containing over 26,000 electrical products at everyday value prices, the catalogue brings much needed pricing consistency and transparency to the electrical wholesale market. 

CEF, the UK’s leading electrical wholesaler, has launched a new, priced trade catalogue and improved website to provide customers with a more transparent, consistent and convenient shopping experience.

Addressing the need for a compact, competitively priced, low profile LED beacon, Switchtec has developed from the “Ground Up” the STXLED beacons to meet the demands of control panel manufacturers and those in the field of factory automation.

As an electrician, when asked to quote for a specific job, you may simply provide a quote and then carry out the job specified if the quote is satisfactory to the customer, however, by following this process, you are potentially missing out on the opportunity to maximise profits through up-sellin

High on the agenda for the EucoLight annual conference this month were non-compliance of product sold through online marketplaces, impact of open scope and eco-modulation of WEEE fees.

New research from reichelt, one of Europe’s biggest electronic distributors, reveals 52% of electronics project managers face challenges sourcing products, and that this has led to projects being cancelled.

Solar power is currently installed in 850,000 homes in the UK, and interest is growing as consumers look for ways to alleviate the ever growing pressure on their wallets, and the Government strives to meet challenging emissions targets.