Industry News

  • New Chief Executive for Water UK

    By Sarah on November 20, 2019
    Water UK’s new chief executive is Christine McGourty, who will join the water and sewerage industry’s trade body on 16th December 2019. Christine has extensive experience in regulated industries and trade bodies, leading the corporate affairs functions at Centrica, British Gas and Energy UK, as well as serving as a non-executive board member at Smart Energy GB. Her most recent […]
  • Specialist recruitment firm invests to help raise aspirations in primary schools

    By Sarah on November 19, 2019
    Primary school children in Yorkshire will receive award winning ‘Positive Footprints’ personal development programmes, thanks to funding from manufacturing and engineering recruitment specialist, The Works Recruitment. The Works Recruitment is heavily involved with other careers programs, such as Leeds Manufacturing Festival and Bradford Manufacturing Weeks, which focus on introducing 14 to 18 year olds to the sector. Managing director, Craig […]
  • Revealed: The towns and cities taking the biggest gas safety risks

    By Sarah on November 18, 2019
    Experts are warning homeowners and landlords across the UK to check their gas appliances in the run up to Christmas with carbon monoxide poisoning, gas fires and even explosions due to faults in their heating systems potential risks that have remained dormant over the summer. As temperatures fall, more of us are switching on the heating in our homes, but […]
  • Scotland school receives building upgrade and enhances educational environment with solutions from Distech Controls

    By Sarah on November 15, 2019
    Collaboration delivers new energy-efficient building management system for St. Columba’s School in Kilmacolm, Scotland. Distech Controls, an innovation leader connecting people with intelligent building solutions, has recently completed equipping St. Columba’s School with a smart and integrated building management system (BMS) to reduce energy costs, while providing a comfortable learning environment for pupils, teachers and staff. Scotland-based system integrator, West […]
  • Construction industry shows support for new Common Assessment Standard

    By Sarah on November 7, 2019
    The construction industry is getting behind a new scheme designed to simplify and strengthen the construction pre-qualification process. According to CHAS (The Contractors Health and Safety Assessment Scheme), which was the first recognised assessment body to certify companies against the new Common Assessment Standard, over 30 of the construction industry’s biggest names have announced their support for the scheme since […]
  • Waterloo announces new sales director

    By Sarah on November 7, 2019
    Leading UK air distribution manufacturer Waterloo Air Products has announced the promotion of Andy Wardle to the position of Sales Director, with a seat on the Company Board. Over its 100-year history, UK manufacturer Waterloo has earned a reputation as the country’s leading supplier of Diffusers, Grilles and Louvres due to the unparalleled quality of its bespoke-fabricated products and excellent […]
  • Just one week remaining till LuxLive opens

    By Sarah on November 7, 2019
    There is just one week remaining till LuxLive opens its doors on 13-14 November and time is running out to secure your place. As Europe’s leading annual lighting event for anyone who supplies, buys, specifies and designs lighting, I’m sure you won’t want to miss out on two days of tech innovations, inspiring design, in-depth learning and stimulating debates. Register here now! Plus expert speakers from industry leaders […]
  • MID approved rotary gas flow meters

    By Sarah on November 6, 2019
    MRM Rotary gas flow meters are now available in the UK exclusively from Bell Flow Systems. Manufactured by Metreg Technologies who offers a complete product range for fiscal and non-fiscal gas flow measurement for industrial and commercial applications. The MRM rotary displacement gas flow meter is designed for fiscal metering of natural gas and is approved according to the European requirements of […]
  • Sontay brings the power to a new generation of sensors

    By Sarah on November 6, 2019
    Sontay, the market leading manufacturer of field control devices, has launched a new generation of devices for Air Quality, CO2, CO, Relative Humidity and Temperature sensing and measurement. Built on the company’s proven technology, this innovative range is the most advanced, accurate and easiest to install sensor platform available on the building controls market. “Our sensors have an unrivalled reputation […]
  • Programme overviews at LuxLive

    By Sarah on November 6, 2019
    LuxLive takes place on 13-14 November at ExCeL London and features a FREE CPD programmed delivered by industry experts. Take a look at our programme overviews where you can listen to inspiring case studies, learn about the latest innovations and engage in topical discussions. See the full programme at Register for free at EMERGENCY LIGHTING Compliant, safer, better: […]