Balfour Beatty is a leading international infrastructure group. With 26,000 employees, we provide innovative and efficient infrastructure that underpins our daily lives, supports communities and enables economic growth. We finance, develop, build and maintain complex infrastructure such as transportation, power and utility systems, social and commercial buildings. Our main geographies are the UK, US and Hong Kong.
Balfour Beatty’s Power Transmission & Distribution teams work with regional, national and international electricity network owners and operators to provide technical engineering solutions across the full spectrum of the electricity grid, including overhead lines, cabling, substations and distribution networks. From scoping and feasibility, to design, construction and on-going maintenance, our in-house experts, flexible resources and industry-leading innovations support clients in the development of some of the UK’s most ambitious power transmission and distribution projects.
Significant projects in the company’s current portfolio include the c. £47 million Fort Augustus to Fort William 132kV Transmission Reinforcement project and the c. £43.5 million Beauly to Keith 132kV Modernisation programme on behalf of Scottish Hydro Electric Transmission plc, the £55m London Power Tunnels project for London Underground which will deliver a new 32km electrical superhighway in London and a €219 million contract in a consortium with Prysmian Group to install a 65km electricity cable between France and Great Britain on behalf of ElecLink Ltd.
Established in 1990, Bell Apparel manufacture high quality outerwear. Accredited to BS EN ISO 9001:2008 and UVDB registered.
When it comes to protecting your workforce from hazardous environments you need multi hazard PPE clothing designed, manufactured and supplied by a company with over 30 years of experience in this sector.
Exact Projects has significant experience in conducting overhead line inspections at all distribution and transmission operating voltages. We have developed and adopted inspections protocols which provide accurate and reliable information to assist network owners and operators in policing their overhead lines and identifying the condition and reliability in a cost effective manner.
GORE-TEX PYRAD® Technology: Multi Norm Worker Protection
For more than 34 years Gore’s global fabrics division has offered expertise in the design and specification of laminates and fabrics for a wide range of protective garments. Gore’s prominent position within the workwear market can be attributed to two key factors: the creation and development of an extremely wide range of EN norm compliant functional and technical fabrics which are waterproof, breathable and windproof; and close brand partnerships with leading manufacturers.
The company offers only the highest quality standard of PPE by tailoring the application of its technical fabric to the exact and specific requirements of the end user. To meet the needs and demands of the electrical utility market Gore offers Arc-rated GORE-TEX® PYRAD® Heat & Flame Garments. Wearers benefit from durable yet lightweight hi-vis protection from arc risk, heat and flame, liquid chemicals and foul weather.
LinesearchbeforeUdig (LSBUD) is a free to use online service providing utility mapping records across the UK. The service processes over 2.25 million enquiries per annum on behalf of more than 70 asset owning Members.
For our Members (asset owners), we help protect their infrastructure by increasing third parties’ knowledge of their assets, encouraging safer working environments and reducing asset strikes.
For our 80,000+ Users (third parties), we provide a free single point of access to our Members’ asset information so that they can complete their works safely and efficiently.
LinesearchbeforeUdig. Saving lives, pipes and cables.
ProGARM are dedicated to protecting lives through the manufacture and supply of exceptional quality ARC Flash and Flame-Resistant safety clothing. Educating end users about the risks within the utilities, rail, power generation and industrial electrical sectors.
Alongside creating Arc Flash and Flame-Resistant garments that offer the ultimate in protection, ProGARM innovate faster than any other brand, also offering a Lifetime Seam Guarantee to back up how their garments also represent great value for money. Championing awareness and education, ProGARM undertake regular tool-box talks, educational seminars and have even commissioned specific Arc Flash research.
Reece Safety are a trusted life critical safety products supplier to all industries. Our wide product range covers lockout tagout, arc flash clothing and accessories, high voltage electrical safety equipment, confined space training and equipment and gas monitors. We have a knowledgeable team who pride themselves in helping our customers find exactly what they need and then delivering promptly.
ROOTS is that spark of excitement to get the job done safe in a hazardous workplace. We are experts in flame retardant and arc flash protective workwear. ROOTS garments are intended to prevent accidents and injuries during work on exposure to the thermal hazards of an electric arc, heat, flames, cold, and electrostatic properties.
Our garments are manufactured and thoroughly tested in accordance to the latest safety standards, yet meticulously designed to offer great longevity and have an unbeatable comfort. This is partly due to our dedicated investments in only the highest quality fabrics with which we constantly innovate. Like no other Arc Flash garment manufacturer, ROOTS blazes a trail in pursuing safety beyond the standard to ensure the users health, safety and wellbeing in any situation. Allowing ROOTS to offer uncompromised protection every time, all the time.
We are the global specialists of Arc Flash and Flame-Resistant PPE, providing companies with global consistency, ultimate protection and full compliance.
It is our mission to raise awareness and educate electrical workers on Arc Flash, so they get home safe to their families every night.
Join our mission in saving lives.
SpanSet Limited has been established in the UK for over 40 years and is part of the SpanSet International Group of companies sited across the world. SpanSet UK design, manufacture and supply Height Safety, Lifting and Load Control products at their custom built Cheshire plant.
All of this is backed by our extensive accreditations and quality systems. Based upon our commitment to quality it is SpanSet’s aim to provide training and support for our extensive product range and techniques.
SpanSet’s training courses provide the client with knowledge of equipment and techniques allowing them to operate safely in designated environments. All SpanSet products have been developed to work as part of an overall safety solution, which includes products, installations, training, implementation, testing and servicing. By offering our customers an overall solution SpanSet is better able to meet the needs of energy network operators.
Tower Supplies is one of the UK’s largest independently owned health and safety companies. Established in 1983, we have unprecedented experience of more than 35 years in the manufacture of PPE and workwear, built around our core values: Innovation, Integrity and Respect. ISO accreditations, British Safety Industry Federation and Registered Safety Supplier Scheme membership are just a few of our formal credentials.
Fire Bear®, our own specialist range of flame retardant and arc protection garments, was produced by working with fibre manufacturers, weavers and production plants. It completely supports our mission: to make the workplace a better place. Complementary, innovative and exclusive Tower products, such as an integrated FR life jacket and harness and tool tethering complete the range.
Our dedicated customer experience team and knowledgeable business development managers, includes a team dedicated to the requirements of customers in the power industry – and they all want to assist you in making the right choice and achieving the safest solution.
We look forward to supporting the Energy Network Association SHE Management Conference for our fifth consecutive year.
UK Power Networks is the UK’s biggest electricity distributor delivering power to 8.3 million homes and businesses across London, the Eat and South East.
We keep the lights on across 29,250 square kilometres serving 18 million people.