How often should I test my emergency lighting?

Emergency Lighting Testing

Emergency lighting systems are a legal requirement for any commercial premises and as such there are also requirements as to when they need to be tested. Given the vital role emergency lighting will play in a situation where the buildings power fails or staff need to evacuate the building due to a range of emergencies […]

Emergency Lighting : Save Time And Money

Whether you manage, install, design, or maintain emergency lighting systems, cost is an important consideration. Most of the time, investing in a new system for your building facility comes down to balancing two things; function and budget. Your emergency lighting system needs to keep your building safe and compliant, and should be high quality, efficient, […]

An Annual NICEIC Inspection & what it entails

Powercor has been a member of the NICEIC (national inspection council for electrical installation contractors ) for over 10 years now, which we are very proud of. Certain criteria has to be met to maintain membership of the organisation. Part of this criteria is a yearly inspection which is carried out by our local Senior […]

Amendment 3 to BS7671 Amendment 3 – What is it and how to comply

AMENDMENT 3 TO BS 7671:2008 IS PUBLISHED IN JANUARY 2015 This gives everyone within the electrical industry, six months to gain a full understanding of the regulations before they come in to force on 1st July 2015. The new regulation covers the requirements for Electrical Installations – and the resulting changes on the design, erection and […]

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