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Being prepared for oil spills

Recognise the feeling of being caught off guard when an unexpected oil spill or leak occurs during a job? Dealing with minor oil spills and leaks is a common occurrence for heating engineers as part of their day-to-day work and we know all too well the

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Getting to grips with the ErP phase two

In 2016, we saw the introduction of the Energy Related Product (ErP) Directive in the UK. The directive is a European Council regulation and implements a series of measures aimed at reducing the energy consumption of products in the heating industry in order to decrease

Peter Dempsey customer service burners training for heating engineers

Boost your skills in 2018

Lose weight, exercise more, give up smoking… these are the most common New Year’s resolutions that we set for ourselves every year. So, instead of being defeated by your resolutions again in 2018, why not set yourself the challenge of picking up some new industry

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Specialist solutions

Over an almost 25-year history, EOGB has built up extensive experience in designing and developing bespoke burner solutions for a wide range of specialist applications. For example, unlike other domestic burner manufacturers, we have developed 12 volt and 24 volt variations of our conventional X Series

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Response to the Clean Growth Strategy

In October the Government launched its 'Clean Growth Strategy' which includes proposals to decarbonise off-grid heating in the UK. For off-grid, although the strategy isn’t explicit, it does reinforce the view that the government is intent on replacing oil and other high carbon heating with renewable

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Feeling blue

In 2016, we saw the Energy-related Products (ErP) Directive come into force, which set minimum requirements for domestic and commercial heating products. Requirements included all products clearly displaying an energy rating label (from G to A++) and boilers up to 400kW meeting new efficiency levels. The

Peter Dempsey customer service burners training for heating engineers

Meet the Team – Peter Dempsey

  Peter Dempsey has been at EOGB for almost 12 years and provides technical and service support to domestic and commercial heating engineers. In 2016 Peter was shortlisted for ‘Customer Service Person of the Year’ at the HVR Awards.   How did you get into the industry? I left

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Turn up the heat this summer

The summer season is traditionally a quieter time in the commercial heating industry. Temperatures are warmer and buildings and offices aren’t required to have their heating systems switched on to maintain a warm environment for residents or employees. But, when it comes to turning the heating

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Opening the door to new opportunities

This year EOGB will launch Sapphire, the industry’s first fully modulating domestic oil burner which runs on kerosene. The new burner satisfies stringent EU regulations on NOx emissions which come into force in 2018 and will deliver the best in energy efficiency and carbon emission

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Training diary – Harry Holmes

Harry Holmes, Trainee Technical Engineer at EOGB, describes his experience of attending the EOGB commercial burner training course at Baltur in Italy…   I thoroughly enjoyed the commercial burner training course at Baltur’s training facility. Firstly, I was impressed and overwhelmed by the size and quality of the