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The Electrical Industries Charity’s first ever Dragon Boat 2016 is fast approaching and what better way to spend some time with your family, friends and colleagues than by signing your team up for the fastest growing water activity in Britain.

Gambica, an industry body representing the automation, instrumentation and laboratory technology industries in the UK, has announced the recruitment of Victoria Montag as its new sector lead for the industrial automation sector.  For the next few months Victoria will work alongside Steve Brambley, who had led this sector very successfully over the last 10 years, in a gradual handover process after which he will take on the role of director of public affairs for Gambica.

Experience a night of glitz and glamour and get your feet moving with the unforgettable music from the Jersey Boys at powerBall 2016. Get your ticket now and secure your place for this must-attend event.

The use of automation technology continues to grow, with sensors, actuators and controllers ensuring ever more efficient machinery processes. With this in mind, Wieland’s saris M8/M12 connector range has been expanded to form a connector system for use with sensors and actuators, with or without fieldbus and suitable for network technology. The standard components of saris make it suitable for wiring small functional units or installing entire systems and for decentralized field installation between a PLC and sensors or actuators, making saris he ideal solution.

Security products supplier, ESP, has made two new appointments as the company continues to grow and expand.  

As a specialist for innovative lighting components and systems, Tridonic has developed the toolbox net4more which will not only connect luminaires with each other, but deliver a value that goes far beyond lighting and become the backbone of IoT.

As network operators and consumers become more and more aware of the importance of the security of supply in electrical power systems, they are becoming increasingly interested in the continuous measurement of power quality. In order to identify problems at an early stage and to be able to take appropriate preventative measures, the first step is to use a suitable measuring system to closely analyse the supply system or technical equipment over a longer time period. Depending on the specific facility and application, the requirements to be met by a suitable measuring system are very varied and include a wide range of different measurement functions.

Formerly Borri, Power Control (PCL) has received a glowing review for its electrical expertise and high performance UPS solutions from one of the world’s largest travel sites.

Due to continued business expansion, the global travel review company recently replaced its 60kVA, end of life unit with the purchase of two Borri B8000FXS 20kVA UPS units, which are now handling added capacity the company’s newest facility.

Testing underground – and undersea – high-voltage power cables is always a challenging task and has often involved the use of huge lorry-mounted test sets. As Damon Mount of Megger explains, however, recent developments mean that much smaller, easily transportable test sets can now provide results that are accurate, detailed and dependable.

edie Live is the UK’s leading sustainability, energy and resource efficiency exhibition, delivering thousands of exclusive face-to-face engagements over two days.

  • 17 May 2016 - 18 May 2016
  • NEC
  • Birmingham

Data Centre Summit North is a one-day conference focused event taking place at Manchester City Football Clubs Etihad Stadium on the 28th of September 2016. Data Centre Summit brings all of the industries thought leaders together in one place. Data Centre Summit consists of education, networking and debate, It will provide an open forum for delegates to be inspired by and learn from the best in the business.

Other benefits of attending:

  • See what’s new in the industry and keep up to date with latest innovations and technologies
  • Catch up with your current suppliers and meet new ones – all in one day saving precious time
  • Find new partners and business opportunities
  • Network with your peers from other organisations – make use of our networking lounge
  • Be part of the latest thinking and share the experience of other organisations’ experience
  • Find ways of saving money and developing your business

Visit the exhibition of leading vendors

  • 28 September 2016 - 28 September 2016
  • The Legends Suite, Etihad Stadium, Manchester,
  • 28 September 2016

CWIEME Berlin 2016 will take place from 10-12 May at Messe Berlin. Now in its 21st year, CWIEME Berlin is the world’s leading event for coil winding, electric motor and transformer manufacturing technologies.

  • 10 May 2016 - 12 May 2016
  • Messe Berlin
  • Berlin