Industry News

The future of gas storage NEEDS to be clarified – says EUA

Following the announcement in late June that Centrica would be permanently closing Rough, a natural gas storage facility situated off...

Pegler Yorkshire’s Tectite Pro aces tough independent tests

Tectite Pro, the highly versatile push-fit fitting  from Pegler Yorkshire, has been tested beyond its reported capabilities and passed with...

Apprentice gets new role at Pimlico Plumbers thanks to #PickMeCharlie social media campaign

Pimlico Plumbers’ has chosen the winner of its social media competition to find its next apprentice, from hundreds of applications...

Sick of rogue customers not offering you a cuppa? THIS is for you:

For the first time ever, tradesmen are to be offered protection against customers who fail to provide them with a hot drink while...

Carbon monoxide alarms found to pose “serious risks”

As a report co-funded by the European Union and the Product Safety Forum of Europe (PROSAFE) finds that more than...

REHAU brings Aquatherm PP-R pipes to the UK

REHAU is now able to supply a polymer-based district heating solution for larger projects in the UK, thanks to an...

Tim Pollard thinks the industry is in a strong position after his visit to Installer2017

Tim Pollard, Head of Sustainability at Plumb Center, feels that the industry is in a strong position after his recent...

New Vokèra heating and hot water system helps Plymouth Argyle FC seal promotion sucess

Was a new Vokèra heating and hot water system one of the reasons why Plymouth Argyle FC sealed their promotion to...

New technology to prevent shower scalding

Insignia has launched a technology to help prevent scalding in the shower. The NHS sees more than 300 people* a...

HaMuch reaches significant landmark ahead of official launch

HaMuch is a new comparison website for the trades, and has reached a significant landmark after welcoming 5,000 tradespeople to the service. The...