USEFUL LINKS

Here are a few interesting links to information relevant to the Electrical Supplies industry and trusted companies that we work with?

 

Rexel Group 

Rexel Group (Worldwide)

Rexel Group (UK)

All About Electrics – Our sister company, based in Bristol.

 

Online Tools

Megaman Cost of Ownership

Dimplex Heat Calculator

Dimplex Part L Compliance Calculator

 

Electrical Contracting

ECA: Electrical Contractors Association

NICEIC – National Inspection Council.

 

Approvals

ASTA BEAB Certification Services – Leading provider of global certification services to manufacturers of electrical products located anywhere in the world.

BASEC (The British Approvals Service for Cables)

CIBSE (Chartered Institution of Building Services Engineers)

 

Health and Safety

Electrical Safety Council – Independent charity which aims to protect the safety of consumers.

HSE (Health & Safety Executive) – The website of the Health and Safety Commission.

 

Associations

BEAMA – The British Electro technical and Allied Manufacturers’ Association.

BCA (The British Cable Association) -Trade association for British manufacturers of insulated cables and wires and associated products.

EDA (Electrical Distributors Association) – Trade Association for the UK electrical wholesale distribution industry.

EEMUA (Engineering Equipment & Materials Users’ Association) – European based association which aims to promote best engineering equipment and materials.

GAMBICA – National association for the Instrumentation, Control & Automation Industry.

ICEL (Industry Committee for Emergency Lighting) – Foremost UK authority in emergency lighting.

NAPIT (National Association of Professional Inspectors and Testers) – Association whose aim is to improve standards of inspection and testing of electrical installations throughout the UK.

SELECT – SELECT is Scotland’s trade association for the electrical, electronics and communications systems industry.

 

Industry Bodies

BSI (British Standards Institution)

Energy Industries Council – The leading Trade Association for UK companies that supply capital goods and services to the energy industries worldwide.

IET (Institution of Engineering and Technology) – The largest professional engineering society in Europe and the second largest of its type in the world.

 

Portals/Online Resources

Construction BusinessNet – Portal for the Construction and Building Industries.

Voltimum – 1st Portal for the Electrical Industry.

WNBI.com (What’s New in Building) – Online Resource for the Building Industry.

BlogAboutElectrics.co.uk – An Electrical Supplies Blog.

 

Energy Efficiency

Carbon Trust – The Carbon Trust helps business and the public sector cut carbon emissions, and supports the development of low carbon technologies.

Environment Agency – Leading public body for protecting and improving the environment in UK.

The Energy Saving Trust – One of the UK’s leading organisations set up to address the damaging effects of climate change.

 

Legislation

NetRegs – Free environmental guidance for businesses.

DTI (Department of the Trade & Industry) – Information on the latest environmental regulations.

 

Forums

Contractor Talk

DIYnot.com. Forum

Electrician Talk

IET Forum

 

Magazines and E-Magazines

Electrical Review

Electrical Times

PSI magazine – The only independent technical magazine for professional security installers.

 

Print Magazines

ECN (Electrical Contracting News) – Monthly magazine for professional contractors.

Electrofacts – Electrical industry’s highly-respected guide to essential products and services.

Professional Electrician and Installer – Invaluable information source for small to medium sized electrical contractors.

H&V News – Weekly magazine dedicated to serving the UK’s HVAC industry.

 

Online Directories

Electrical Services – List of UK Electrical Companies.

Find a Registered Electrician

Business Directories UK