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The winners of the 2018 Electrical Review Excellence Awards, in partnership with Riello UPS, have been revealed during the Awards dinner at The Dorchester Hotel in London on 24 May 2018. 

The Electrical Review magazine team would like to thank all who joined us at Dorchester’s elegant Ballroom, representing so many fields of the electrical industry, from organisations big and small, and to celebrate excellence this industry is renowned for.

The latest JIB Survey of Accidents at Work has shown that the 2017 accident incidence rate (AIR) for reportable accidents is less than 10% of what it was in 2001. This highly impressive statistic highlights the continuing commitment from electrical contractors to reduce accidents in the workplace, following the JIB, ECA and Unite the Union’s major industry-wide ‘ZAP’ safety initiative which launched 17 years ago.

Electrical engineer Malcolm Crofts of DH Crofts Ltd has become ECA President. He has held a variety of roles at Crofts, becoming managing director in 2000. Beginning his career as an apprentice at Crawley College in West Sussex, he worked as an electrical engineer for 15 years before moving up to run what has become a growing electrical engineering business.

Lighting has a profound effect on the human body and affects how we all feel and function; adjusting light intensity can create energising, relaxing and productive lighting modes.  This promotes feelings of well-being and even increases productivity for people who spend large parts of their day indoors under artificial light by mimicking outdoor lighting conditions.

Until 30th June 2018, Beha-Amprobe® is offering a complete set of Light Check Adapters free to purchasers of a ProInstall-75-UK Multifunction Installation Tester. They are available together as a Proinstall-UK Kit (Order No: 4980688) for fast, easy testing.

The AOne app is a smart home and light commercial platform which enables full control of lighting spaces including dimming, scene and scheduling functions via handheld devices or remote controllers from a mobile phone anywhere in the world. Suitable for multiple applications, it can be easily commissioned and is specifically designed and produced for the trade channel.

Described by BSI as “a new benchmark in cable compliance” the BSI Kitemark for Cable Batch Verification is a new programme regulated and under the rigorous surveillance of the British Standards Institute.

Bender UK is penetrating the electric vehicle (EV) market further, with the addition of the Chargespot Berlin - a new and innovative smart commercial electric vehicle charge station.

The ENA recommendations for G59 give the required settings for generators to connect to the Grid, witnessed on-site by the Distribution Network Operator (DNO).

Building Tech Live is an annual trade show in the UK, showcasing the very latest technological advancements in IoT, Li-fi, Automation, Virtual Reality, Augmented Reality, BIM and much more within four key areas:

  • 09 October 2018 - 11 October 2018
  • NEC, Birmingham

24 May 2018, The Dorchester, London

  • 24 May 2018 - 24 May 2018
  • The Dorchester, London
  • 24 May 2018

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