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Licensed to… Ramble?

Licensed to… Ramble?

Children in need is as much a part of this season in the UK as Bonfire night and autumnal golden leaves creating a crisp carpet across the landscape! What better way to enjoy this glorious season than tramping across beautiful countryside raising money for such a...

Accurate measuring of hot water

Accurate measuring of hot water

Knowing the temperature within a hot-water tank is something that is often overlooked when considering the monitoring of energy use. Usually a thermostat is strapped around the centre of the tank which triggers the boiler on or off. Operationally this has worked well...

Individual room sensors provide accurate central control

Individual room sensors provide accurate central control

Ffriddoedd Village is Bangor Universities largest accommodation site with around 2,000 rooms.  For Prefect Controls, the installation of their Irus central control heating system during the summer of 2019 marks their largest single installation to date, with close to...

BeMS – There are horses for courses

BeMS – There are horses for courses

"Irus is more bespoke and sits in this market-place better than traditional BeMS" With the Business sector consuming 56% of the electricity generated in the UK and accounting for about half of all emissions, and the UKs obligation of 80% reduction in greenhouse gases...

Happy New Era for Prefect Irus

Happy New Era for Prefect Irus

New Era Student Living is a £66M complex of luxury studios and one/two-bedroom apartments in Sheffield. Krystal Chan, manager of the facility explains, “This is a first of its kind in the UK. Manchester and London have well established Chinatowns, but we are bringing...

Beware of the false economy!

Beware of the false economy!

The LOT20 Directive to ensure the efficiency of electric heaters has been in force since January 2018. The headline rule is - the installation of heaters without controls is not permitted. This has been remedied by new installations being fulfilled using integrated...

A small price to pay for peace of mind

A small price to pay for peace of mind

Prefect Controls are pleased to announce the arrival of a new member to the Hobsafe family, the PRE 9276. The single gang unit is installed between the Hob and the cooker isolator switch, at a convenient location for those preparing food and ensures that hobs cannot...