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  • Thamesgate achieves Riello UPS Certified Engineer status

    Thamesgate has become one of the first UK service companies with engineers approved under a new certification programme from Riello UPS. Called ‘Certified Engineers’ the initiative is designed to protect Riello UPS clients from ‘rogue traders’ and ensure the right levels of support are channelled through a network of authorised service partners

  • The mitigation of failure and the power of insurance

    As a nation, the UK has become increasingly reliant on the security and continuity of our power supply. We depend on it for the lighting in our homes and the power to our offices. But, perhaps more importantly, we have grown used to clean and consistent power for our operating theatres, data centres and financial institutions and the fire protection on our oil rigs. Here Peter Duncan, director of Cressall Resistors, explains why this reliance has led to all electrical design being about one thing; the mitigation of failure