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Stelrad was founded in 1936 manufacturing steel column radiators from a purpose built factory in Southall. Now, its South Yorkshire Mexborough site handles its UK radiator business. The warehouse stores more than 300,000 radiators at any one time, and has recently seen a storage revamp. See our lead story for details.

Simon Duddy
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Health & Safety North 2017
Health & Safety North
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10th - 11th October 2017
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10th - 11th October 2017
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Warehouse revamp boosts radiator deliveries

Radiator firm Stelrad improves performance at its NDC in South Yorkshire.

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EEF welcomes transition avoiding cliff edge

Terry Scuoler, chief executive of EEF, the manufacturers' organisation, reacted to The Prime Minister, Rt Hon Theresa May MP, recent speech in Florence.

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Borehole pump costs cut

Anglian Water is saving £2,000 a year on a borehole pump's electricity costs following the installation of an ABB variable speed drive (VSD) on a submersible pump motor. The £7,000 project investment is expected to pay for itself within three and a half years.

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Centralised or de-centralised solutions

Rittal offers customers a range of solutions for the safe packing of sophisticated electronics systems, both centralised and decentralised.

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Aerospace firm fined £800k after worker dragged by machine

A supplier to the aerospace trade from Durham has been fined when an employee suffered serious leg injuries.

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New high performance hoist and angular travel drives

Many mid-size crane manufacturers bank on complete hoist drive technology solutions from ABM Greiffenberger.

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BID Group closes the gap

BID Group was called in when a large manufacturing site needed a roller shutter installation to cover a newly created delivery hatch on a mezzanine floor.

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Cleaning stations for manufacturers

Most manufacturers know the importance of Lean 5S methodologies, and the custom-branded cleaning station from National Engravers can play an important part in increasing efficiency, saving time and working safely, according to the company.

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Up to standard

John Ingram, global product manager at Kee Safety, explains why contractors should be paying attention to the BSI Standard for 'Safety of Machinery - Permanent means of access to machinery' and specifying self-closing safety gates.

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Internet of Things cyber security event

Advice on protecting against hacks at Reading conference in October.

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Launch of the OmniTest-5.0 Universal Testing Machine

Mecmesin is pleased to announce the launch of the new OmniTest-5.0 Universal Testing Machine.

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The Ultrasonic thickness gauge that measures up

Designed for the Engineer who needs to take quick, accurate thickness measurements, the 'Cygnus 4+' is a highly reliable, extremely rugged and simple to use ultrasonic thickness gauge.

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New structural bonders create maintenance and repair opportunities

LOCTITE Universal Structural Bonders bring numerous benefits, many achieved through Henkel's new, patented hybrid technology. This innovative approach substantially extends the application scope of these adhesives which also afford improved health and safety benefits.

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Rotronic improves compressed air & dryer quality

ROTRONIC has developed a low dew point stainless steel probe with screw-in connector for measurement down to -60°Cdp in industrial processes at up to 100 bar.

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Agility Health Check

Are you confident you're maximising productivity and minimising costs? Gain valuable insight and improved visibility of your business operations through our Agility Health Check.

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BSRIA continues to expand its UKAS accredited calibration operations

The summer months of 2017 has continued to see BSRIA Limited expand its Instrument Solutions UKAS ISO/IEC 17025 accredited calibration business with an extension to its scope covering activities conducted in the newly opened laboratory in Preston, Lancashire known as BSRIA North.

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What ErP Directive means for radiant heaters explained

With the ErP Directive coming into force on 1st January 2018, Daniel Wild, Senior Development Engineer at Nortek Global HVAC explains what it means for radiant heaters going forward.

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Handbook aims to make industrial temperature measurement easy

The new guide from ABB provides a thorough grounding in temperature measurement for novices and experts alike.

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