Our latest News

We like to ensure that all our customers and staff are kept up to date with our latest achievements, new product launches and future plans in our News section.

Arc Fault Detector Devices

Happy New Year!
Dorman Smith Switchgear Ltd will be offering AFDDs this year.
This will bring us in line with the latest amendment 2 of the 18th Edition of the Wiring Regulations.  AFDDs will detect an arc fault, cut the power supply and reduce the threat of fire.
Arc Fault Detector Devices are a required in the following areas:
• Houses of Multiple Occupancy…


We understand that this essential piece of machinery will make us more efficient and will help us reduce our carbon emissions.

The new FlexPunch compact by EHRT is here to cut, punch and notch our copper components for our products.

Being able to offer this service completely in house will help all our customers.

NEW PRODUCT – Electronic Outgoing MCCBs for Loadbank 250 Panel boards

Dorman Smith are pleased to announce the launch of improved Loadbank 250 400A & 800A MCCB Panel boards, which will allow the Loadline YA3S 36kA and YA3J 65kA 3-pole electronic MCCBs to be fitted as outgoing devices.

The conversion will be done as an in-house rework and the finished MCCB Panel board will be labeled with the new product code which…

SEMH School Ipswich

We have been working with design and build M&E contractors for contracts in Ipswich and Bristol.

We have engineered solutions with the customer prior to the order being placed. Technical support is offered throughout the project cycle. Quality is assured with our Factory Built Assemblies; we are compliant with the latest regulations and final drawings are signed off prior to the…

Export order for Bangladesh contract

This project was managed by our Bangladeshi distributor, our technical/estimating department at Preston and built by one of our switchboard builders in Chester.
B&S Group are based in modern premises in Chester. They also work in the Power, Utilities, Renewable Energy, Industrial, Transport, Construction, Retail, Distribution and Marine sectors. For more information on B&S www.bsgroupltd.com
The Modis 25/32 switchboard system was used…