Draka Strengthens UC Connect System by Launching the Smallest OD 2- 24 Fibre Central Tube Cables in the Market

March 2020 in News by Publisher

Prysmian Group, the acknowledged world leader in optical fibre core and fibre optic cable manufacturing, has dramatically revised the design of the Draka E-Series fibre cables, which form part of the Draka UC Connect cabling system.  The central tube of up to 24 fibre family of cables now comes with a 20% reduction in outer diameters, making it the smallest cable available in its class.

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DRAKA WELCOMES NG BAILEY AS A TECHNOLOGY PARTNER

March 2020 in News by Publisher

Draka, a brand of Prysmian Group – the world’s market leader in power and telecommunications cables and systems – is pleased to recognise NG Bailey’s IT Services business as a Technology Partner.  This partnershipwill strengthen the collaboration between the two companies on future product application and development.
NG Bailey, the UK’s leading independent engineering and services business, has been a Draka UC Connect Installation Partner for eight years.  As an Installation Partner, it is authorised to sell and install the Draka UC Connect structured wiring solution.  With NG Bailey IT Services having significant field experience, includingworking in close collaboration with a major telecom provider on initial trials in rolling out fibre into Multi Dwelling Units (MDUs), Draka has provided the company with access to its engineering teams as an authorised Technology Partner.  This will allow for greater collaboration between the two companies at a technical level.

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Armstrong Ceiling Solutions wins ISO 45001

March 2020 in News by Publisher

Manufacturer achieves certification in an impressive nine months.

Armstrong Ceiling Solutions’ UK manufacturing facility has successfully migrated – in super-quick time – to ISO 45001 for its Occupational Health and Safety Management System.

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HIRE CONSTRUCTING A CAREER PATH TO STEM THE SKILLS GAP

March 2020 in News by Publisher

Students up and down the country are doing degrees at their chosen university, while many of those taking up apprenticeships are experiencing work life for the first time, however in an age of diversity, is the fear of manual labour putting young people off careers in hire and construction?

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New 3M safety helmet range delivers peak performance and comfort

December 2019 in News by Publisher
3M, the science-based technology company, has launched its SecureFit Safety Helmet X5000 Series, featuring exclusive Pressure Diffusion Technology from 3M to reduce forehead pressure and a ratchet suspension for complete height and fit comfort. 

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Rosebery Farmstead benefits from Flexenergy’s high performance pipe technology

December 2019 in News by Publisher

A former farmstead on the Rosebery Estate in Midlothian, Scotland, which is being renovated to create bespokeluxury holiday accommodation, is using eco-friendly pipe technology from Flexenergy to enhance the efficiency of hot water and heating systems.

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3M introduces enhanced Maintenance-Free Reusable Half Mask, 4000+ series

December 2019 in News by Publisher

3M, the science-based technology company, has significantly improved breathing ease and comfort of its most popular reusable respirator,1 the Maintenance-Free Reusable Half Mask, 4000+ Series. 

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NETWORK RAIL IMPROVES EVERYONE’S ABILITY TO SPEND A PENNY (BUT IT’S NOT CHARGING FOR THE PRIVILEGE!)

December 2019 in News by Publisher

Toilet facilities claimed to be the busiest in London are now open again, but this time to everyone, following a complete transformation.

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Quality products by HellermannTyton – Made in Plymouth

December 2019 in News by Publisher

HellermannTyton is a leading manufacturer and supplier of quality products for cable management and network connectivity solutions – many of which are manufactured at the company’s multi-million-pound UK Plymouth factory.

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SOUND SOLUTION TO DRAMATIC FAÇADE VENTILATION

December 2019 in News by Publisher

Gilberts is cutting to the chase with its latest evolution of acoustic weather louvres.

Britain’s leading provider of air movement solutions has extended and modernised its range of acoustic fixed and screening louvres to enable architects to balance a building’s aural and visual impact.

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