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The world's narrowest, pluggable lightning arrester combination

Nov 09, 2015 11:25 GMT Phoenix Contact UK The Flashtrab-SEC-T1+T2 protective device combination consists of line-follow-current-free type 1 lightning arresters on the basis of a spark gap and varistor-based type 2 surge protective devices. This combination, in just one device, is the only one on the market worldwide.

Center Parcs donates alder trees to local Community Tree Trust

Nov 06, 2015 14:54 GMT Center Parcs Community Tree Trust volunteers collect alder saplings from Center Parcs

Ten designs shortlisted in Virgin Christmas Train competition

Nov 05, 2015 12:00 GMT Virgin Trains Ten festive designs, created by children from around Great Britain, are in with a chance to transform two Virgin Trains this December after being shortlisted in the train operator’s nationwide search for a Christmas Train design.

Ethernet media converters for basic requirements

Nov 04, 2015 11:20 GMT Phoenix Contact UK ​The new class 1000 Ethernet media converters from Phoenix Contact are designed for industrial applications with basic requirements. They offer a simple and cost-effective entry into optical transmission technology.

Rattling a thing of the past with Virgin Trains’ New Crockery

Nov 04, 2015 09:28 GMT Virgin Trains Virgin Trains has unveiled a new lightweight tray as part of a new crockery launch that will put an end to the chorus of onboard rattling crockery and cutlery. The tray is part of a five-piece dining ware set that includes an artisan sugar bowl created by a potter on the West Coast Mainline.

Tomas Nilsson new CEO of SEKAB

Nov 03, 2015 08:36 GMT SEKAB Tomas Nilsson had been appointed new CEO and President of chemical company SEKAB. His previous position was that of Production Manager at SCA Obbola AB.

Kate Thornton urges Spitalfields shoppers to squash hunger in Bangladesh

Nov 02, 2015 17:30 GMT Practical Action Kate Thornton teams up with Practical Action to launch Pumpkins Against Poverty appeal to combat malnutrition in Bangldesh

Windfarm transmission works approved

Nov 02, 2015 15:17 GMT Moray Council Moray councillors today gave the go-ahead for major onshore transmission works to service the Beatrice windfarm in the Moray Firth.

Coupling relays for safety-related activation

Nov 02, 2015 11:18 GMT Phoenix Contact UK In recent years, safety-related activation has become increasingly important in the field of process technology. As a result, with PSR-PC50, Phoenix Contact offers a coupling relay that has been specially developed for this area and that can be used according to SIL 3.

A seven-year programme of transformation has concluded with millions of pounds in savings for council taxpayers.

Oct 30, 2015 11:33 GMT Moray Council Transformational programme changing working practices and the face of council services concluded this week.