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Pitts Wilson & the Mafia - May 5, 2015

On the 28th & 29th April, Pitts Wilson attended the North’s largest B2B event ever, hosted by the Yorkshire Mafia. The video below shows the highlights of the event with Pitts Wilson being featured (1min 47sec), our very own Commercial Director (David Hooley), and Business Development Engineer (Mark Toney) were showcasing some of the most […]

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Irony at its most Dangerous - March 24, 2015

A Huge Fire Broke Out At A Fire Extinguisher Factory (It can happen anywhere, are you covered) Every so often there’s a news story that makes the headlines thanks to a delicious dose of irony. Last night, a huge fire broke out at a commercial building. One of the businesses located inside was a factory […]

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How effcient are your safety systems? - February 20, 2015

Hochiki conducted a survey in January, which found that 52% of buildings owners aren’t fully aware of their responsibility for maintenance of fire detection systems. Hochiki also found that 17% of buildings are still suffering from false alarms. As such the efficiency calculator has been created to help end users assess how efficient their life […]

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Not everyone gets away with it! - January 6, 2015

HEALTH AND SAFETY Morley-Based Company fined £128,000 for Breaking Fire Safety Rules Fire protection inspectors have found that a Morley based company had broke a number of fire safety regulations at its sites in Morley, Batley and Leeds. The offences included locking the fire doors and blocking emergency exists. One of the blocked exists was […]

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Master Cutler Award - October 7, 2014

IN the 2014 Master Cutler’s Challenge, Sheffield-based manufacturer Gripple (One of Pitts Wilson’s key suppliers) received a special award in recognition of its fundraising efforts. The Master Cutler Award was presented to the Gripple team, marking an end to this year’s Challenge, in which almost 90 business teams raised more than £100,000. The Gripple fundraisers […]

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Year of Light - September 9, 2014

The UN has declared 2015 as the international year of the light. It recognises the importance of raising global awareness of how lighting based technologies promote more sustainable development and provides challenges to the energy use across the world………….Pitts Wilson are ready for the challenge, are you?

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ECA Apprenticeships - August 28, 2014

A new campaign has been launched by the national apprenticeship service to raise the profile of apprenticeships. The campaign aims to challenge mis-conceptions, celebrate the amazing things that apprentices do and position apprenticeships as an equal choice to A levels and university, by showcasing the variety and quality they have to offer. Seven apprentices will […]

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