June

5 Common ICT cabinet electrical safety failings

5 Common ICT cabinet electrical safety failings  There are many reasons why ICT cabinets fail electrical safety tests which can result in your insurance being invalid. • Incorrect earth size used • Incorrect or no...
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Why do ICT Server cabinets need to be electrically tested and inspected?

Q   Why do ICT Server cabinets need to be electrically tested and inspected? A    To comply with the BS7671:2018 Safety Standards Company Duty Holders must ensure their Network, Server and Information Communications Technology (ICT)...
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ICT Cabinet Inspections – book yours now

Many companies do not realise they have to arrange for any ICT Cabinet on their property to be inspected to conform to the BS7671:2018 Safety Standards. As specialists, we can take that risk away and...
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Do your ICT Cabinets meet the electrical safety standard?

Do your ICT Cabinets meet the electrical safety standard? When did you last check yours? It is shocking (no pun intended) just how many ICT / Server cabinets we check that don’t meet the standard,...
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PAT Testing now called In-service Inspection & Testing

In-service Inspection & Testing (Formally known as Portable and Fixed Appliance Testing - PAT/FAT)  In 2020 there were significant amendments to the IET Code of Practice for In-Service Inspection and Testing (PAT Testing). The latest...
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5 reasons why data centres catch fire

5 reasons why data centres catch fire Server rooms are integral to business operations including the running of computers, sometimes hundreds of them. They hold millions of pieces of irreplaceable data which is core to...
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Great News : GNC Electrics receive Defence’s Employer Recognition Scheme

GNC Electrics receive Defence's Employer Recognition Scheme What an honour for GNC Electrics Ltd to receive the Bronze Award. We are absolutely delighted to be added to such an honourable list of companies. The Defence...
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NAPIT & GNC Electrics launch course for those working in server rooms to ensure electrical compliance

NAPIT Training & GNC Electrics launch course for those working in server rooms to ensure electrical compliance. NAPIT Training have announced that they have formed a partnership with GNC Electrics, a sister company to GNC...
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Electrical Safety Roundtable Presents 12 Easy Steps to Safe Isolation Infographic

The Electrical Safety Roundtable Presents 12 Easy Steps to Safe Isolation Infographic In a recent blog article by Frank Bertie,  Chairman of The National Association of Professional Inspectors and Testers and NAPIT Group’s Chief Technical...
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Can your business survive a thunderstorm? 

August has seen numerous storms in which lightening has been a major factor, so what are the dangers for businesses during an electrical storm and can your business survive a thunderstorm? June Meagher, of GNC...
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