Opinion

Too many building owners are cutting corners when it comes to emergency lighting

According to a 2020 Hilclare report, 44 per cent of firms in England don’t have the correct emergency lighting, while in 2018, a report revealed ...
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2021 Is the Year of the Construction Office

As the end of the pandemic appears to be in sight, some industry leaders worry that the remote working abilities ...
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Getting the right insurance cover should be your new year’s resolution

Richard Forrest-Smith, CEO of ECIC, a leading insurance provider for electrical and other UK specialist building services, is urging contractors ...
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Specifying fire safety technologies for the future, today

The release of the Draft Building Safety Bill aims to encourage and assist the industry in achieving a new generation ...
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Future trends in home heating and cooling

Christian Deilmann, Co-founder and Chief Product Officer at tado° outlines the measures needed to meet Europe’s and the UK’s climate ...
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Automation cables take the heat in fast-moving applications

Andreas Rietz, Nexans Global Product Manager Automation, outlines why higher operating temperatures up to 90°C have driven the development of ...
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Reflect, Regroup and Refocus

Mike Andrews, Chief Executive of NAPIT, reflects on 2020 and looks ahead to what 2021 may have in store for ...
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Achieving efficient and cost effective compliance – Scottish Tolerable Standard

Andy Greenhorn, FireAngel’s Specification Manager for Scotland and Ireland, advises how contractors can support clients in achieving efficient and cost-effective ...
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