search.noResults

search.searching

saml.title
dataCollection.invalidEmail
note.createNoteMessage

search.noResults

search.searching

orderForm.title

orderForm.productCode
orderForm.description
orderForm.quantity
orderForm.itemPrice
orderForm.price
orderForm.totalPrice
orderForm.deliveryDetails.billingAddress
orderForm.deliveryDetails.deliveryAddress
orderForm.noItems
WHAT’S NEW?


MICRONICS FLOWMETER USED TO GIVE CRUCIAL DATA


AT OXFORD UNIVERSITY A provider of a wide range of pumps throughout London and the Home Counties uses a Micronics U1000 flowmeter in a system at the Blavatnik Building, Oxford University. Thames Water needed to know how much groundwater was being released into the foul mains.


The existing flowmeter was a magnetic one, which causes a build- up of calcium scale which, in turn blocked the pipework. Therefore they called on SI Pumps of Oxford to advise them on an alternative. Nick Dunn, SI’s Chief Engineer and Service Manager had originally heard of Micronics via the Micronics website.


He had hired a U1000 for a biomass project at London Heathrow airport so had full confidence that the U1000 would provide an excellent service. He is very satisfied with the performance of the company, which has been providing reliable flow measurement solutions since 1985.


Dunn said: “Micronics meters are far quicker and much more cost- effective to install. This is because you don’t need to cut into pipes which means that fitting costs are minimal as the system does not need to be drained down or pipes cut into. Because it is configured for pipe size there is only nominal configuration on site. The data we have gathered has been very accurate and its operation has been outstanding.”


The U1000 is a fixed, clamp- on flowmeter which is part of a comprehensive range of flowmeters, which also includes portable units. Micronics is a long-established, reliable manufacturer established over 30 years ago, SI Pumps have offices in Oxford and at Heathrow. They provide new and retrofit installations of pumps for residential and commercial use and are distributors of all major pump manufacturers product.


Call: +44(0)1628 810456 www.micronicsflowmeters.com


EMCOR UK COMMITS TO


REAL LIVING WAGE EMCOR UK has committed to pay the Real Living Wage to its employees that work in facilities leased to and occupied by the company.


The provider of facilities, asset and workplace management services has also further committed to work with all existing and potential customers and supply chain partners to promote the adoption of the Real Living Wage for all employees and will submit a


22 | TOMORROW’S FM


separately costed Living Wage bid where possible.


The Living Wage was launched by Citizens UK in 2001 and the principle behind the Living Wage is that work should bring dignity and should enable families to enjoy the essentials of life. The Living Wage is calculated annually according to the basic cost of living in the UK and expressed as an hourly wage rate – both a national and London rate.


Currently the statutory National Living Wage for 21-24 year olds is


£8.36 per hour and for 25s and over is £8.91 per hour. The voluntary Real Living Wage is £9.50 per hour across the UK and £10.85 in London.


Research by the Living Wage Foundation reveals that 80% of employers believe that the paying the Real Living Wage has enhanced the quality of the work of their employees, while absenteeism has fallen by approximately 25%, and 75% say it has increased employee motivation and retention rates.


twitter.com/TomorrowsFM


Page 1  |  Page 2  |  Page 3  |  Page 4  |  Page 5  |  Page 6  |  Page 7  |  Page 8  |  Page 9  |  Page 10  |  Page 11  |  Page 12  |  Page 13  |  Page 14  |  Page 15  |  Page 16  |  Page 17  |  Page 18  |  Page 19  |  Page 20  |  Page 21  |  Page 22  |  Page 23  |  Page 24  |  Page 25  |  Page 26  |  Page 27  |  Page 28  |  Page 29  |  Page 30  |  Page 31  |  Page 32  |  Page 33  |  Page 34  |  Page 35  |  Page 36  |  Page 37  |  Page 38  |  Page 39  |  Page 40  |  Page 41  |  Page 42  |  Page 43  |  Page 44  |  Page 45  |  Page 46  |  Page 47  |  Page 48  |  Page 49  |  Page 50  |  Page 51  |  Page 52  |  Page 53  |  Page 54  |  Page 55  |  Page 56  |  Page 57  |  Page 58  |  Page 59  |  Page 60  |  Page 61  |  Page 62  |  Page 63  |  Page 64