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22 Jun 2015 | Filed under: News, Press Release

South Coast Business Awards Nomination for R&M

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South Coast Business Awards 2015 have nominated R&M Electrical Group Ltd as one of 4 finalists in the Smith & Williamson Award for Best International Performance by a South Coast company.

This prestigious award recognises companies in Hampshire and the Isle of Wight who have developed international trade over the past 3 years and is judged on increasing export activity, expansion of overseas operations, entrance into new international markets and overseas manufacturing.

Export Growth

R&M have increased our export activity over the past 3 years through both our Exports and Projects
Divisions.  Located in our head office in Southampton, UK, we distribute cable and electrical items globally to over 90 locations.  We offer both simple distribution services or a full project management facility, including technical specification, supply chain management and a technical documentation service.

Ideally located to service the marine industry our Marine Division have rapidly expanded to include Highlight-image05growth within the cruise sectors, and through establishing a stores facility in Palma, Mallorca with a view to servicing the luxury super yacht markets.

Overseas Operations & International Markets

R&M work closely with several international join venture partners based in the USA and Australia.  This has enabled us over the past few year to successfully develop oversea locations, strategically located to service our chosen market sectors.

This includes distribution facilities in the UAE (including Dubai and Abu Dhabi), Iraq, Mallorca and R&M owned divisions in Azerbaijan and Kazakhstan – see our website division pages for full details.

“We were very pleased to be nominated for the South Coast Business Awards, and recognise the complement to our long-term commitment to the expansion of our overseas business interests.  We are always actively looking to develop international markets and have recently opened a joint venture undertaking in Singapore with a view to expanding operations into South East Asia, with other similar exciting plans in the pipe line these are truly exciting times for R&M!”  hints William Crook – Director.

The results of the South Coast Business Awards will be announced at a gala evening, hosted at the St Mary’s Stadium, Southampton, UK on the 10th of July.



15 Jun 2015 | Filed under: Announcements, Press Release

R&M Named Assembler for Technor™

Technor logoR&M Assembly Division are pleased to announce that we have been appointed by Technor™ to assemble their range of Exd enclosures.

The range includes:

  •  Ex-d IIB, IIB+H2 enclosures featuring the EJB enclosure seriesTECHNOR GUB EXD ENCLOSURE
  • IIC Enclosures featuring the GUB enclosure series

And is available in a range of materials including copper free aluminium, cast iron and stainless steel.

To view the full story please visit our Assembly Division news stories or complete the Assembly Division contact pages for more information.





07 Jun 2015 | Filed under: Announcements, Press Release

R&M Appointed TKF Marine Cable Distributor

R&M Electrical Group are delighted to announce a new partnership agreement with BV Twentsche Kabelfabriek (TKF), whereby we have been appointed the official distributors of their marine cable in the UK, Kazakhstan, Azerbaijan and Cyprus – all areas where R&M have strong ties to the marine industry.

To read the full article please visit our R&M Cable Division news pages




02 Jun 2015 | Filed under: Announcements, News

R&M Iraq – Siraj Naybur ISO 9001 Certified

siraj naybur iso certificationSiraj Naybur (a joint venture with R&M Wholesale Electric LLC) are delighted to announce that our Quality Management Processes have been ISO 9001 Certified.

The demanding certification process was conducted by BAS (Bureau of Assessment Services) whose assessment focuses on eight key quality management principles:

  • Customer focus
  • Leadership
  • Involvement of people
  • Process approach
  • System approach
  • Continual Improvement
  • Fact based decision-making
  • Mutually beneficial supplier relationship

“We were quietly confident that the rigorous systems and procedures we have in place would demonstrate the key requirements the ISO Quality Management prerequisites and we are delighted that this has been validated by BAS and the award of the ISO 9001 certificate.  Having a clear, strong and demonstrable Quality Management Plan has numerous advantages for Siraj Naybur, including the maximising of efficiency, reducing operational costs, promoting enhanced management skills and all in all increasing our customer satisfaction levels – which has been key to our success within the region!”  Siraj Naybur teamDina Adib – Director.

Siraj Naybur would like to thank all members of our team for their hard work in attaining this ISO standard.

For further information or to contact us please click on the link and complete our contact pages or contact us directly on info@sniraq.com.

26 May 2015 | Filed under: New Products

Domus Green Line Duct Bends – New from R&M

New from R&M Fixings and Supports is the innovative Domus High Efficiency Green Line Rigid Duct Bends.  For use with duct systems and MVHR units the bends are designed to significantly reduce duct resistance, lower system noise and reduce overall energy usage.

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12 May 2015 | Filed under: Announcements, Press Release

R&M JV Singapore Office Open for Business

Wholesale Electric Asia3R&M Electrical Group Ltd is delighted to announce the official opening of offices in Singapore under our joint venture undertaking with Wholesale Electric of Houston, USA and CNW Electrical Wholesale and Energy Solutions of Brisbane, Australia.

This unique venture – Wholesale Electric Asia, Ptd.Ltd – unites three of the world’s largest independent electrical distributors (within their respective countries), with a common goal to expand operations into the South East Asia regions – including Singapore, the Philippines, Thailand and Malaysia.1.Entrance

Wholesale Electric Asia will focus on providing electrical and cable products for the oil, gas, petrochemical and industrial markets , featuring product ranges from the world’s leading manufacturers
in this area.

The facility will offer additional services in the form of project management and construction material management solutions, integrating  international supply chain and logistical solutions into one platform – CMMS, with Wholesale Electric Asia clients having full visibility of the project throughout its life time.

4.Overview1Contact details for our Singapore offices are:

Wholesale Electric Asia Pte Ltd, 211 Henderson Road #14-03, Singapore 159552

Tel: +65 6460 4395 or e-mail us on ow@wholesaleelectric.asia  for further information.


11 May 2015 | Filed under: New Products

Domus Flow Control Plenum – New Product at R&M

R&M Fixings & Supports Ltd are pleased to introduce the new Domus Flow Control Plenum – an exciting new addition to the Polypipe Ventilation ducting system – Domus.

Polypipe Ventilation are market leaders in the manufacture of domestic and light commercial ventilation products, with the Domus Flow Control Plenum being their latest innovation – an integral flow control device for use with centralised mechanical extract systems.  The plenum allows air flow rates in the dwelling to easily be set and maintained, ensuring correct rates are achieved at all times.

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30 Apr 2015 | Filed under: New Products

DS Duct Sleeves – New from R&M Fixings

R&M Fixings & Supports are pleased to announce the addition of DS Duct Sleeve – Intumescent Duct Sleeves – to their large range of fire stopping products.

The Astroflame DS Duct Sleeves are quick and easy to install, without the need for foams, mastic or sealants.

Tested in line with BS476 Part 22:1987, these intumescent duct sleeves are designed to be used where a ventilation duct passes through a fire rated wall, with the sleeve maintaining the integrity of the fire rated wall – which would otherwise be lost. Read more…