An NICEIC registered electrician from Wigan narrowly missed out on the top prize in a contest to find the nations’ best tradesperson.

Karl Mather, owner of KDM Electrical, was awarded highly commended during this year’s Britain’s Top Tradesperson competition organised by Screwfix. 

Martin Jones, business development manager for services & solutions at Rexel UK comments on the latest government announcement that Britain is set to ban all new diesel and petrol cars and vans from 2040

A story regarding a scalding incident that resulted in loss of life has recently resurfaced on national media. Sadly, a woman was severely scalded when using a shower in her hotel room and she subsequently died from her related injuries

With the vision of making automation in industry a hands-on experience, Thomas Punzenberger founded Ing. Punzenberger COPA-DATA GmbH in 1987 in Salzburg. 

What began as a small start-up is now a company which boasts international success, with subsidiaries, distributors, partners and customers based all around the globe. On 1 September 2017, COPA-DATA will celebrate its 30th anniversary.

Preston, Lancashire. Bsria North will service Bsria members and wider industry based in the north of England and the opportunities created by the ‘northern powerhouse’. Following a “volcano of activity” getting the new offices ready – members and clients alike are welcome to call in. 

The Lighting Industry Association (LIA) and the BSI Group (British Standards Institution) ispleased to announce a new agreement which will allow customers of both organisations to benefit from their expertise and specialisms.

New survey findings show just one in six favour labour agency work over direct employment

Over three in four electrotechnical workers (76%) say they prefer working for a direct employer rather than a labour agency, according to new survey findings commissioned by the Joint Industry Board.

After the success of NAPIT’s first webinar on the 18th Edition of The Wiring Regulations Draft for Public Comment (DPC) on  6 June, NAPIT is pleased to announce it will be running more webinars related to this topic in the coming weeks.

BSRIA is celebrating today’s National Women in Engineering Day (NWED) in an attempt to promote the subject to students in schools and universities and encourage more women into engineering. The day is dedicated to raising the profile and celebrating the achievements of female engineers.

Speakers include Susanne Seitinger, a specialist in smart cities from Philips Lighting who brings a wealth of knowledge and practical experience

Philips Lighting and SmartCitiesWorld's webinar aims to share best practice and experience

The Approved Cables Initiative (ACI) has developed an online video campaign to highlight Construction Products Regulation (CPR) requirements and how they affect the cable industry.

The campaign targets four audiences and complements a range of animated videos launched by the ACI earlier this year.

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