PAT Testers

  1. What do you need to know about the 5th Edition?

    In September last year, the new Code of Practice (5th edition) for inspection and testing of electrical appliances was released by the IET. It provides full guidance on the standards that are required for electrical appliance safety, along with advice on determining whether electrical equipment is fit for continued use. Continue reading →
  2. Seaward Celebrates Our 20th Anniversary with Special Offer

    Apollo 500+ and Seaward PATGuard 3 Software on the right of the image. On the left the text reads "PASS 20th Anniversary Offer Free Seaward PATGuard Software with Apollo 500+ & 600+". The whole image has a red background. This year PASS Ltd turns 20! We started as a distributor of PAT testers; now, we boast an eclectic portfolio of thermal cameras, tools, and test equipment supported by calibration and training services. One of the first manufacturers to see our potential and partner with us was fellow local company Seaward. In 2002 we secured a contract to sell Seaward’s PAT testers; today, we are a leading UK supplier of Seaward PAT testers and test equipment, as well as an approved Seaward service centre. To celebrate our 20th anniversary and long-lasting, profitable relationship, Seaward are offering our customers a FREE year’s subscription to their PATGuard 3 Software with every Apollo 500+ and Apollo 600+ PAT Tester (limited time only). Continue reading →
  3. Seaward Apollo 600+ Case Study: TECC

    TECC, The Electrical Compliance Collective Ltd, is a specialist electrical contracting business using Seaward test equipment to standardise company-wide testing protocols with a view to facilitating a nationwide expansion. Continue reading →
  4. Seaward Apollo 600+ Case Study: Oxfordshire City Council

    Oxfordshire City Council commissions ODS (Oxford Direct Services) to maintain council properties including 7000 residential homes, as well as parks and streets across the county. To fulfil such an important, varied, and large-scale contract, ODS employ a team of over 200 builders, plumbers, electricians, and other skilled tradesmen to conduct maintenance and repair work. Staff use company equipment, therefore, to ensure their safety ODS has implemented a preventive maintenance program. As part of this program, Seaward equipment, such as the Apollo 600+ with PATGuard 3 Software, is used to check the electrical safety of company equipment including drills, portable lighting, vacuum cleaners, heaters, compressors, and batteries.   Continue reading →
  5. Seaward Apollo 600+ Case Study: London Underground

    London Underground is one of the world’s largest underground passenger railway networks operating a system of 11 train lines, 270 stations, and 250 miles of track covering Greater London and parts of Hertfordshire, Buckinghamshire, and Essex. Serving over five million passengers a day, London Underground must ensure all its in-service items meet electrical safety requirements. They have been a long-time user of Seaward’s PAT testing equipment and currently employ 12 Seaward Apollo 600+ PAT Testers with PATGuard 3 Testing Software to verify tens of thousands of items across 500 sites. Continue reading →
  6. Seaward Supporting the NHS

    These are unprecedented times we live in and all of us at PASS Ltd and Seaward are very thankful for all of the hard work provided by our key workers, especially the NHS. To show their appreciation for the NHS, Seaward is donating to the NHS charity for every PrimeTest or Apollo PAT tester bought and registered between the 1st...
  7. Kewtech SMARTPAT PAT Tester

    The Kewtech SMARTPAT PAT Tester is Kewtech’s newest and most sophisticated PAT tester to date (September 2019). It presents a viable, affordable alternative to other professional PAT testers, making it ideal for those performing large volumes of extensive tests on a variety of appliances.
  8. How to use the latest PAT Technology to improve your business?

    On Friday, 4th May PASS Training and Development (TS18 2BQ) has the pleasure of hosting Seaward for PAT testing Workshop. Continue reading →
  9. Save Up to 47% on a New Metrel Tester

    Metrel is giving you the opportunity to save up to 25% on selected electrical test equipment with their late summer promotions. You have until 31st October 2017 to take advantage of these fantastic prices. Continue reading →
  10. Do Christmas Lights Need to Be PAT Tested?

    Please note that this blog was originally published on the 2nd October 2016. It was updated on the 8th December 2020. This year, possibly more than any other year in recent memory, Christmas lights are sorely needed to brighten up our workplaces and homes (which, as we know, for many people have also doubled-up as offices). So, please don’t miss out on bringing festive cheer to your workspace for fear that your Christmas lights may be unsafe. Continue reading →
Page 1 of 4

Subscribe to our Newsletter

International Enquiry