‘The speed at which this fire spread would suggest that there has been a serious failure in the design and installation techniques employed’

The Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET), publisher of the IET Wiring Regulations which set the standards for electrical installation in the UK, outlines some of the possible causes of the horrific fire at Grenfell Tower, West London.  Mark Coles, head of Technical Regulations at the Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET) said: “This is…

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New Fluke 368 FC and 369 FC Leakage Current Clamps help reduce downtime without taking equipment offline

New Fluke 368 FC and 369 FC Leakage Current Clamps help reduce downtime without taking equipment offline Take highly accurate leakage current measurements without powering down equipment and stopping production Leakage current can cause unnecessary downtime and intermittent RCD tripping of circuits, so quantifying it is an important part of a preventive maintenance program. The…

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Future proofing today’s industry navigating evolving workforce, technology and operations

Future proofing today’s industry: navigating evolving workforce, technology and operations Schneider Electric discusses how to future proof today’s industry in the face of evolving workforces, technology and operations. Industries today are under pressure from tighter regulations, increasing market speed and volatility, and the need to modernise ageing systems. In order to keep pace, our industrial…

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Fixmart invests in new communications service to mitigate risk

Fixmart invests in new communications service to mitigate riskFixmart has invested in a new centralised communications system for its delivery drivers in London.  The supplier to the construction, M&E and HVAC sectors said the service has been designed in response to the increasing security measures and tight delivery windows being introduced at construction sites across London. …

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