Entries by Hotcost

October 2017 Newsletter

Quick Links 20% of cable in the UK is substandard, non-approved or counterfeit Prysmian Group, the largest manufacturer of electrical cable in the UK and part of the largest global cable manufacturer, has been campaigning for many years to make the manufacturing and importing of substandard electrical cable into the UK illegal. “Properly manufactured and […]

Our Glasgow Office is Now Open!

Our Glasgow Office is Now Open! Hotcost are very pleased and proud to announce the opening of our new office based in Glasgow. Due to the continued growth in 2016 and 2017, we are extremely excited to open our new office in Glasgow. This new location will enable us to continue to provide our quality, […]

Join us at Ireland’s Electrical Trade Event 2017

Join us at Ireland’s Electrical Trade Event 2017 Hotcost invite you to Ireland’s Electrical Trade Event 2017 at the Citywest Hotel, Dublin on Wednesday 18th & Thursday 19th of October. Join us at our stand, Stand 30, where you can chat to us about our professional fixed fee estimating service. Register your details with us […]

Hotcost Limited at the ED&I Expo

Hotcost Limited at the ED&I Expo Hotcost Limited would like to thank each and every one of you that came to visit us at our stand at the ED&I Expo at the NEC in Birmingham last week. We thoroughly enjoyed meeting all of you and we look forward to working with you in the future… […]

September 2017 Newsletter

Quick Links   24% growth in UK M&E contracting Sector The UK market for mechanical and electrical (M&E) contracting has increased by almost 25% since 2012, following a period of sustained growth from 2013 onwards. The was driven by a buoyant new build market, with rising output in the office and infrastructure sectors in particular. […]

August 2017 Newsletter

Quick Links Phenolic foam board cladding system fails fire test A fourth aluminium cladding material system has failed the Government’s fire safety testing regime set up after the London Grenfell disaster. The latest cladding system using phenolic foam board insulation with an ACM system filled with a fire retardant polyethylene material has failed the large-scale fire test. Already […]

5 reasons to visit the ED&I Expo

5 reasons to visit the ED&I Expo Hotcost are delighted to be attending the ED&I Expo at the NEC in Birmingham on 6th-7th September 2017, you can find us at Stand 128, and here are 5 reasons you should be attending too.       AWARENESS | EXPERIENCE | UNDERSTANDING With hundreds of products and […]

July 2017 Newsletter

Quick Links Extra Tests for cladding and insulation following Grenfell fire The government has ordered further tests on cladding and insulation in the wake of the Grenfell fire. The extra tests will help landlords decide on any remedial action needed to make buildings safer. These large scale tests will help establish how different types of […]

This month Hotcost were featured on Electrical Contracting News

This month Hotcost were featured on Electrical Contracting News website discussing the ED&I Expo. The ED&I Expo is the UK’s new national trade show for the electrical industry and is taking place at the NEC, Birmingham, on 6th-7th September, the show will provide hundreds of exhibitors and thousands of brands, learning opportunities and networking events. […]