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ECA Edmundson Apprentice of the Year

Apprentice wins prestigious industry prize

A 21-year-old apprentice has been recognised as one of the country’s leading electrotechnical and engineering services apprentices, after winning the 2018 ECA Edmundson Apprentice of the Year Award.

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INTERVIEW: WorldSkills Team UK representative Thomas Lewis

We caught up with Thomas Lewis, who is representing Team UK in Electrical Installation at the prestigious EuroSkills Budapest 2018.

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WAGO’s modular I/O allows improved functionality at South London school

Multiple building services at a London school are being managed from a single control system, thanks to the use of modular I/O from WAGO.

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SPARKS Blog: EV charging and the 18th Edition

EV-Peasy? Accommodating the electric vehicle revolution. The first in our SPARKS Blog series is written by ECA Senior Technical Engineer Gary Parker.

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WISKA unveils new COMBI 206 Junction Box

WISKA has unveiled its new junction box, offering a small and discrete finish – the COMBI 206 Junction Box.

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FEIN celebrates 30 years of the pneumatic pipe saw

FEIN Power Tools UK has revealed how their pneumatic pipe saw has reached its 30th birthday – without major alteration or upgrade.

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Schneider Electric catch up with SPARKS competition winner

Schneider Electric caught up with Matt Taylor – winner of the SPARKS UK Electrical Apprentice of the Year Award 2018.

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New study uncovers Britain’s DIY habits

Fewer than half of British adults feel confident in undertaking DIY projects around the home, according to a new study.

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Sangamo product range more readily available through ESP

Sangamo products are now available from ESP (Elite Security Products), following their acquisition by the Scolmore Group. The specialist supplier of time switches’ products will now be much more widely and readily accessible to customers through the electrical wholesale channel. Established since 1921 and based in Glasgow, Sangamo has built up an excellent reputation in […]

Snickers Workwear unveils new Stretch Comfort Workclothes

Snickers Workwear has launched its new range of Stretch Comfort Workclothes – designed for maximum mobility.