Archive for April, 2019


Kiasu expands successful PPM partnership with CRM Students

CRM Students - Kiasu Workforce - PPM Partnership

CRM & Kiasu celebrate successful PPM contract Kiasu is proud to be a preferred maintenance and works partner of CRM Students. Continuing an already successful partnership, Kiasu is responsible for planned preventative maintenance (PPM) and emergency maintenance for five of CRM’s properties in Greater London. Planned Preventative Maintenance Kiasu’s duties will include fire, plumbing and […]

Posted on April 11, 2019 in Electrical Testing, Safety & Compliance, Fire Testing, Safety & Compliance, Maintenance, Planned Preventative Maintenance (PPM), Property Maintenance | Read more?


What to do while you wait for an emergency plumber

What to do while you wait for an emergency plumber to arrive - Kiasu Workforce

Stay safe and avoid further damage whilst you wait for an emergency plumber to arrive Dealing with a plumbing emergency Ok, so you’ve made the phone call. The emergency plumber is on their way. You might have a dripping tap leading to a pool of standing water in your kitchen. Or your mains pipe might […]

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4 reasons you need to hire an M&E Contractor

M&E Contractor - red-machine-machinery-pipes-heating-screenshot-1077568- Kiasu Workforce

M&E Contracting If you own a building, you might have heard the term ‘M&E contractor’. A specialist contractor such as this will handle the mechanical and electrical systems within a building. Ultimately, they will make sure that key areas of your business are working effectively. So, what types of systems can M&E contractors keep in […]

Posted on April 8, 2019 in Maintenance, Mechanical & Electrical (M&E), Planned Preventative Maintenance (PPM), Property Maintenance | Read more?


BS7671 18th Edition Requirements for Surge Protection Devices

3-phase SPDs by Hager

3-phase SPDs by Hager for BS7671 compliance The 18th Edition of the BS7671 IET Wiring Regulations became the latest standard in electrical installations at the beginning of the year. The 18th Edition introduced several key amendments to the requirements for surge protection. BS7671 BS7671 IET Wiring Regulations Ups 18th Edition Chapter 53 (Protection, Isolation, Switching, Control & […]

Posted on April 4, 2019 in Electrical, Electrical Testing, Safety & Compliance, Regulations & Practise | Read more?


Timber doors stand up to fire testing

Fire door and corridor

In the wake of the tragic events at Grenfell Tower in June 2017, fire safety, fire testing and compliance have been topics of intense public scrutiny. The British Woodworking Federation has recently released test results confirming the longstanding fire protection afforded by simpler materials. Timber’s exceptional levels of fire protection confirmed The British Woodworking Federation […]

Posted on in Fire, Fire Testing, Safety & Compliance, Regulations & Practise | Read more?