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[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column][vc_column_text] NICEIC has announced the launch of its all-new Pocket Guide App. Free to download and available to all NICEIC certified businesses, the Pocket Guide app houses a bank of 35 technical reference guides, all updated to BS 7671:2018+A2:2022 where relevant. Also included are handy calculators for checking Zs values, Adiabatic Equations, Conductor Resistance and Length and Design Current. Fully searchable and clearly displayed, these engaging guides are optimised for handheld...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column][vc_column_text] Gary Parker, ECA Senior Technical Manager, looks at some of the major changes in BS 7671:2018+A2:2022. There have been major events and changes since the release of the 18th Edition Wiring Regulations. Since the ubiquitous ‘blue book’ was published in 2018, the electrical contracting industry has encountered Brexit, COVID and material shortages, Building Safety legislation and various green technology and other opportunities. Some of these have shaped the way we...

To improve levels of safety in rental properties, legislations relating to regular mandatory Electrical Safety Checks is being introduced at a varying pace across the UK ...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column][vc_column_text]The demand for electric and hybrid vehicles has been rising steadily over the last few years and now, with government policy being implemented to ban the sale of pure internal combustion engine vehicles by 2030, this rise will continue exponentially. As a result, the need for a comprehensive charging infrastructure is paramount, with charging points already found in public car parks, company premises and many domestic properties. But is...