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Fire Hydrant Testing – Your questions answered

Fire Hydrant Testing – Your questions answered

Fire hydrants are a vital part of fire safety. They are usually located in a chamber under the surface of a road or path. In the event of a fire a hydrant provides a continuous supply of water from the mains supply. This means that firefighters do not have to rely on...

Everything you need to know about fixed wire testing

Everything you need to know about fixed wire testing

The Health and Safety Executive demand high levels of inspecting and reporting on all fixed electricals in premises open to the public. Fixed electrical testing is used to inspect and test all electrical installations. Testing involves identifying any deficiencies or...

Are your Dry Risers fit for purpose?

Are your Dry Risers fit for purpose?

Dry Risers are an important fire safety system that need to be accessed fast in an emergency. During recent testing visits we have discovered systems in very bad repair. If you are a property owner or managing agent it is vital that you are aware of your...

Introducing our new service..Radon Gas Detection

Introducing our new service..Radon Gas Detection

We are excited to announce a new Equiptest service, offering our customers Radon Gas Detection. What is Radon gas? Radon is a colourless, odourless radioactive gas. It is formed by the radioactive decay of the small amounts of uranium that occur naturally in all rocks...

2018 – Our Review of the year

2018 – Our Review of the year

We can’t quite believe that 2018 is nearly over! We have had another incredibly busy year, with all our services being in demand, not just PAT testing. This year has also seen us launch our new website to help new and existing clients easily find out more about what...

All you need to know about thermal imaging surveys

All you need to know about thermal imaging surveys

Here at Equiptest we don’t only provide PAT testing for our clients. We utilise the latest thermal imaging technology to identify electrical faults before they happen and provide detailed surveys of buildings to highlight any insulation issues. By detecting problems...