Newsletter Items

  • ErP – We Are Ready

    By BSEE on December 12, 2018
    Warm Air, Radiant and Heating Products are now affected by European Regulations. Warm air heaters are subject to Lot 21 of the directive and radiant heaters Lot 20. Minimum efficiencies for warm air is now 72% and radiant heaters is now 74%. Crucially, these minimum criteria are applicable for both new installations and when replacing existing products. As a result, […]
  • Niglon puts the spotlight on safety with launch of new lock out range

    By BSEE on December 12, 2018
    Niglon has reiterated its commitment to electrical safety with a new Safety Lock Out range to protect contractors and end users from unsafe exposure to electrical current. The Electrical Safety Lock Outs range prevents circuits from being connected when they need to be out of use during an electrical installation, for maintenance purposes or for safe isolation in an operational […]
  • Mitsubishi Electric showcases newest European factory and production techniques at its ME VIP Partner Conference

    By BSEE on December 12, 2018
    Mitsubishi Electric recently hosted over fifty members of its Partner Programme at its ME VIP conference in Turkey. The guests were given an exclusive tour of Mitsubishi Electric’s latest European factory where its range of M Series air conditioning products are manufactured. During the three-day event, Mitsubishi Electric’s Diamond Quality and Business Solutions partners were given access to Mitsubishi Electric’s […]
  • Metrel vehicle charging adapter tests the whole system

    By BSEE on December 12, 2018
    Metrel, the innovator in electrical test solutions, has a vehicle charging point test adapter to help contractors increase their share of an exponentially growing market. The EVSE Adapter A 1532 plugs directly into charge points without opening the box. One of the immediate advantages is that the adapter accesses the charge point in the same manner as an electric vehicle […]
  • EcoShield Water heaters get smart

    By BSEE on December 12, 2018
    Lochinvar has adapted its ‘smart’ app-based boiler control system for use with its EcoShield™ range of commercial water heaters. Originally launched in 2017 for its Herald range of gas-fired condensing boilers, the Con-X-us™ system enables users to connect their smart devices, including smart phones and tablets, to the on-board controls. This allows the water heaters to be monitored and adjusted […]
  • Independent Water Study Shows Increased Accuracy of IDEXX Legiolert™® Test in Identifying Legionnaires’ Disease Risk Over Current Methods

    By BSEE on December 12, 2018
    IDEXX, the global leader in rapid microbiological testing for water, has shared the results of a new potable water study carried out by independent water microbiology experts. The study, “Comparison of Legiolert®/Quanti-Tray® MPN test for the enumeration of Legionella pneumophila from potable water samples with the German regulatory requirements methods ISO 11731-2 and ISO 11731,” concludes that, “The new method […]
  • Ellis extends trident reach

    By BSEE on December 12, 2018
    Ellis has extended its range of plastic trefoil cable cleats, making it suitable for electrical cables up to a diameter of 83mm. Trident, which is a trefoil polymeric cleat, was introduced by Ellis in 2016 in order to give the company greater traction in Europe, where similar products are in high demand, now features nine different sized products covering Ø24-83mm. […]
  • ELCO Heating Solutions has supplied two THISION® L ECO 70kW condensing gas boilers

    By BSEE on December 12, 2018
    To the headquarters of Curver UK – the international company and European market leader in the production of home and leisure products ELCO supplied two THISION® L ECO 70kW condensing gas boilers The installation was part of an upgrade to the heating and hot water system at the Redruth-based office facility, with the new THISION® L ECO boilers replacing old and […]
  • Different ways of demonstrating competency

    By BSEE on December 12, 2018
    As training options multiply, FSA chair TOM BROOKES considers competency requirements for fire alarm engineers... In 2017/18, around one in five UK house fires that resulted in casualties were found to have involved faulty or incorrectly installed fire alarm systems. Smoke alarms in homes and offices are often a legal requirement but, surprisingly to many, training for installing and maintaining […]
  • Simply Saving Energy with DANLERS High Bay PIRs

    By BSEE on December 12, 2018
    DANLERS High Bay PIR occupancy switches are ideal for energy saving lighting control in areas such as factories, storage aisles and sports halls. The prodcts detect a person moving within the detection area and control the lights accordingly. Each product includes an adjustable time lag function plus and adjustable photocell. There are versions for simply switching the lighting load on/off, […]