PB Weir Working With Thorne & Derrick – Portable Earthing & Electrical Safety Specialists

Published 15 Jun 2018

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  • uploaded by Chris Dodds - Thorne & Derrick (Sales & Marketing Manager) 

Earlier today, Thorne & Derrick the UK specialist distributor of LV, MV & HV Cable Jointing, Earthing, Substation & Electrical Eqpt welcomed Mick Fowler (Business Development Engineer – PB Weir) to their new offices in Chester-le-Street, County Durham UK.

Since 1985, T&D have developed a strong reputation for supplying UK DNO’s and NERS accredited Independent Connection Providers (ICPs) with an extensive range of LV MV HV Electrical Equipment including arc flash clothing and protection to utility workers.

T&D service UK and global businesses involved in cable installations, cable jointing, substation, overhead line and electrical construction at LV, 11kV, 33kV and EHV.

PB Weir are the globally recognised designer, manufacturer and supplier of temporary portable earthing, voltage detectors and Buchholz Relays.

T&D met PB Weir following several recent project successes including supplying portable earthing systems to Hornsea Project 1, Scottish Power and a number of National Grid approved contractors working on projects at HV High Voltage and EHV Extra High Voltage.

Chris Dodds comments, “the commercial and technical support provided to Thorne & Derrick by PB Weir is excellent – in 2017 Thorne & Derrick experienced a record intake of new business, new customers and new account openings. That set the stage perfectly for 2018. Now our half-year sales targets and goals for 2018 have been met we look forward to introducing PB Weir to our existing and potential customers over the remainder of the year”.

Pictured left to right: Mick Fowler (PB Weir), Chris Dodds, Martin Wigham and David Tinning (T&D Sales Engineers).

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PB Weir Portable Earthing & Electrical Safety Equipment

  • Substation Earthing – Line End & Earth End Clamps
  • Substation Operating Poles & Sticks
  • Link Box Earthing Kits
  • Network Rail PADS Approved Operating Poles
  • Network Rail PADS Approced 25kV OLE Electrified Lines AC & DC Portable Earths
  • Transmission & Overhead Line Portable Earthing EHV 132kV 275kV 400kV
  • Westminster Voltage Detectors
  • Distribution Line Earthing Equipment
  • Buchholz Relays

➡ See how Thorne & Derrick working with PB Weir can supply standard and develop customer bespoke Portable Earthing Equipment for all substation earthing applications – this includes Line End Clamps, Earth End Clamps, Aluflex Leads, Operating Poles and Connectors.


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