News Category: Refurbished Equipment

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November 14, 2017

Slaters Becomes Founder Member of European Remanufacturing Council

Slaters Electricals has become one of the founding members of the newly established European Remanufacturing Council (Conseil Européen de Remanufacture) along with companies such as IBM, SKF and Volvo Car Group. The council is based in Brussels and will represent small and large businesses across Europe from all remanufactured product sectors.

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January 11, 2017

11kV Switchboard supply & install for UK Production Facility

Slaters Electricals have recently completed an 11kV switchgear replacement project on an urgent turn around for a global manufacturer in the food and agriculture sector. When one of their key production facilities in the UK suffered a catastrophic failure to one of their onsite 11kV switchboards they turned to Slaters for assistance.  Slaters provided a […]

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distribution transformer

August 19, 2015

Refurbished transformers and the Ecodesign Directive

The Ecodesign Directive, which came into force on the 1st July 2015, is an EU legislation which requires energy related products to meet strict energy efficient requirements. The directive includes regulation on small, medium and large transformers placed on the market for the first time after the enforcement date. The aim of the Ecodesign directive […]

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Distribution Transformers

June 9, 2015

Power Distribution Equipment in the Circular Economy Whitepaper

Slaters Electricals has collaborated with the CRR – Centre for Remanufacturing and Reuse on a whitepaper which explores how refurbishing or remanufacturing is an important component of the circular economy, and how it provides a cost effective option for power distribution equipment.

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Circular Economy Infographic

May 2, 2014

Refurbishing in the Circular Economy

The term ‘Circular Economy’ has been discussed widely in the media over the last few years. The Ellen MacArthur foundation, a charity set up by the former British sailor in 2010, is dedicated to working with business and education to ‘accelerate the transition to a circular economy’. Even The Guardian has a dedicated ‘Circular Economy […]

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