TrustMark Warns of Rogue Traders Cashing in on Green Deal Home Repairs

On the day that the Government's flagship Green Deal scheme becomes law to improve the environmental performance of 14 million homes and other buildings, an influential group of 20 consumer advice bodies, charities, trade associations and building industry organisations is urging the Government to tackle the risk of rogue traders cashing in on the Green Deal.

 

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ECA Joins PAS 2020 Green Deal Steering Group

The Electrical Contractors’ Association (ECA) has been invited to join the BSI PAS 2030 Steering Group, which covers the installation of Green Deal energy efficiency and renewables measures.

 

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Wandsworth Appoints Ryan Robinson as New Sales Executive

The Wandsworth Group has appointed Ryan Robinson as its new sales executive with responsibility for customers in the North West of England across its healthcare and wiring accessories portfolio.

 

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Construction Products Regulation Are you ready for July 2013?

• From July 2013, CE MARKING of construction products covered by harmonised European Standards is mandatory.
• Manufacturers, importers and distributors have new obligations and responsibilities when placing a construction product on the market.
• Designers, specifiers and builders must be aware and understand the new requirements on construction products.

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Hochiki Corporation Japan acquires Kentec Electronics Ltd

Hochiki Corporation Japan entered into an agreement to acquire the stock of Kentec Electronics Ltd. The transaction was expected to be completed on 1st October 2012 when Kentec Electronics Ltd will become part of the Hochiki Group of Companies.

 

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Kentec Onboard for Major Vessel Contract

World-class builder and fabricator of aluminium, steel and composite material crafts and vessels NGV Tech of Malaysia has chosen Kentec Syncro AS Marine fire control panels for vessels under fit out and refurbishment at the company's shipyard in Sijangkang Malaysia.

 

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Three Into One Produces Enhanced GuardCam

Market-leading security products supplier, ESP Ltd, has taken the defining features from each of its popular GuardCAM products and combined them into a new external area protection solution that offers LED and RF (Radio Frequency) technologies.

 

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A Ring of Steel with ESP’s New Door Entry System

Market-leading security products supplier, ESP Ltd, continues to drive growth of security products through the UK electrical trade with the addition of a new video door entry system to its growing Access Control range.

 

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Solid State’s Relationship with Cinema Chain Goes from Strength to Strength

When national cinema chain, Empire Cinemas, need specialist electrical projects completing, they call on the life-safety experts, Solid State.

 

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Eaton Poll Reveals What IT Professionals Really Think

Despite the IT industry’s frequent use of the term ‘data centre’ to refer to a room of anything from two racks upwards, a recent poll of IT professionals conducted by Eaton has discovered that 68% of respondents still believe ‘server room’ is a more accurate description for an SMB IT room.

 

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