September 2014

Power Gems attract interest at CINEC 2014

Up close and personal that's how we’d describe the CINEC Munich show – it may not the biggest trade showcase for the motion picture and broadcast industry, but it’s most certainly one of the best. Throughout a busy three days, 21-23 September, there was great chat on the Power Gems stand. F... Read Full Article

Power Gems brochure available

The new Power Gems brochure is available now. Please request a copy by contacting us. In it you’ll learn more about the background and ethos of the Power Gems operation, and more about the varied markets we operate in – you may be surprised by some of the application areas we get involved wit... Read Full Article

Power Gems to showcase latest ballasts at CINEC 2014

There are only really two trade shows in mainland Europe for professional film and TV users, Patrick McGuane believes, and that’s IBC, the International Broadcasting Convention, and CINEC. Patrick heads up our sales division, travelling extensively to maintain strong relationships with customers w... Read Full Article

Power Gems ballast assembler secures place at Trafford College

A new academic year brings new beginnings. Ben Webb is off to Trafford College for a two-year BTEC Level 3 Diploma in Electrical/Electronic Engineering, making him the first of our assembly team to be sponsored by Power Gems. Ben is looking forward to studying part-time, attending by day-release, fo... Read Full Article

UK lighting rental round up

In recent years the UK lighting rental sector has benefited from the UK’s worldwide status as a location for film production. The tax regime has been very effective in attracting Hollywood studios to make films here. The Enterprise Investment Scheme (EIS) is widely viewed as a success, helping fun... Read Full Article

TÜV approval – Recognition for safety standards

Power Gems has achieved cUL approval on 3 of our products: EB125P, EB180P and EB425P. The internationally-recognised safety standard reflects our long term commitment to best practice in safety performance. This safety certification has been awarded by TÜV Rheinland, one of the best known and most ... Read Full Article