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British Cables Company achieves BASEC approval for BS8436:2011 range of screened power cables.

British Cables Company is delighted to announce that it has achieved BASEC approval for BS8436:2011 range of screened power cables. This range of cables was previously manufactured by BCC's sister company IDH in Ireland and sold under the trademark Guardian(TM). This approval represents another key milestone in BCC's project to consolidate IDH's manufacturing capability into its Manchester plant, providing UK…

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British Cables Company receives RoSPA Order of Distinction Award for health and safety achievements

British Cables Company, based in Manchester, is celebrating after landing an internationally-recognised award for demonstrating high health and safety standards. British Cables Company has received a RoSPA Order of Distinction Health and Safety Award for working hard to ensure its staff get home safely to their families at the end of every working day. Organisations receiving a RoSPA Award are…

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British Cables Company gains 5 year framework agreement with Network Rail

British Cables Company (BCC) has gained a 5 year framework agreement to supply a range of specialist cables to Network Rail. The agreement, which was confirmed in April this year, met Network Rail’s key objective to create an industry-leading supply chain, focused on infrastructure reliability, safety and financial efficiency. Nick Bowman, BCC’s Sales Director commented, “We are exceptionally pleased about…

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Bownet CMS Ltd appointed as Approved Stockist

British Cables Company is delighted to announce that it has appointed Bownet CMS Ltd as an Approved Stockist of its range of Data cables. The move will see BCC’s products used as an integral part of Bownet’s Combow 25 Year System Warranty Programme which provides end to end data solutions for a wide range of industry applications. Bownet has been…

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BCC obtains BASEC Approval

British Cables Company is pleased to announce that it has obtained BASEC approval for its range of H07Z-R Class2 (6491B) and H05Z-K Class 5 (2491B) products. The first of three major phases in the consolidation of the Irish Driver Harris (IDH) business into BCC Manchester is now complete. The project continues with the second phase well under way. This phase…

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Llandaff to Wuhan Challenge

Nick Bowman, BCC's Key Account Manager is part of a team of dedicated rowers undertaking a huge challenge for charity. Nick said I have been a member of Llandaff Rowing Club in Cardiff for over 30 years.  The Coronavirus means we are not able train together at the moment, so in order to give some focus to our individual training we…

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British Cables Company does its bit to help the NHS

British Cables Company received an urgent  enquiry from Openreach for a 2000m length of 300pr 0.4mm cable. The cable was required for an NHS job being undertaken by a sub-contractor. Despite the normal lead time being 6 weeks for this item BCC turned it around in 24 hours ready for delivery to the contractors site in Ipswich. A delighted Steve…

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Dawn’s hair raising experience!

Dawn Brennan, BCC's Sales support co-ordinator, was moved by the plight of NHS workers carrying out their duties on the front line of the fight against COVID-19. Spurred into action Dawn set up a Just Giving page (https://www.justgiving.com/crowdfunding/dawn-brennan?utm_id=2&utm_term=xbDz62Kqk) with a target of £150 to deliver PPE equipment for the NHS and the promise that she would shave her head if…

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British Cables Company Ltd receives RoSPA Order of Distinction (15 consecutive Golds) for health and safety achievements

British Cables Company Ltd, based in Manchester, is celebrating after landing an internationally-recognised award for demonstrating high health and safety standards. British Cables Company Ltd has received a RoSPA Order of Distinction (15 consecutive Golds) Health and Safety Award for working hard to ensure its staff get home safely to their families at the end of every working day. Organisations…

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Barry Turnstill joins BCC

British Cables Company welcomes Barry Turnstill British Cables Company is pleased to announce that Barry Turnstill has joined its sales team to cover the London and South East region. Barry has extensive experience in the electrical wholesale trade spanning more than 30 years and will be well known to many of our customers. Based in Harlow, Essex he is ideally…

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