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Training for newly qualified installers (NQI)

Newly qualified installers have a rewarding career ahead with several specialist opportunities available to them, says Mike Harvey, HETAS’ training and technical support manager. As a newly qualified installer, you will be faced with scenarios that weren’t covered in college: anomalies on installation and design that require advice from manufacturers or colleagues. You will no ...

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Introducing the new Snickers hoodies

The new range of Snickers knitted Hoodies can comfortably be worn under a jacket on chilly days. There’s a ‘Full Zip’ or ‘Over-Head’ option and they’re the ideal combination with Snickers’ first and second layer undergarments. With a contemporary design, four colour options and a double-lined hood for extra warmth, these hardworking hoodies are great ...

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Third Win for Wirquin at KBB Show

Wirquin won the Innovation Award for the third consecutive time at the KBB Show last week at the NEC in Birmingham. It is a powerful recognition of the company’s drive to create innovative plumbing products that benefit the end user. In 2014 the company won the award for their Macdee Motion unique all-in-one universal dual ...

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All finalists confirmed for the Grand Final

HIP Magazine has travelled across seven regions of the UK on a quest to find the 2018 HIP UK Heating Apprentice of the Year and now the eight finalists have been confirmed. The finalists consist of the seven regional heat winners and the highest runner-up overall scorer, so there will be eight people participating in ...

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Graham welcomes new Boiler Plus legislation

Under the new Boiler Plus regulations, from 6th April 2018 all new domestic gas boilers installed in England must have a minimum energy efficiency of 92%. The new legislation, which will be incorporated into Approved Document L of the Building Regulations, also requires an additional energy saving device or technology to be fitted with every ...

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