Author: Julian Woods

05 Aug GEA Golf day

The 2019 GEA Golf day was a great success with play being enjoyed my many of our members. For the GEA nominated charity BEN, we managed to raise £1100 on the day from the various competitions. Photos of the event can be seen on our Facebook page...

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03 Jul GEA publish more dates for Wire Rope Inspection Course

Due to high demand for places on the wire rope inspection course the GEA have now added extra dates, please check out the training page for the latest dates available on all courses. https://www.gea.co.uk/training-courses/ alternatively, Contact Vanessa on 01327 312616 or Vanessa@gea.co.uk ...

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03 Jul DVSA publish “Test Equipment Interface to MTS”

This specification for connecting MOT test equipment to MTS (MOT Testing Services) system has been published in line with the new DVSA requirements that equipment manufacturers of brake testers whom are seeking to be added to the list of DVSA approved equipment from the 1st...

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30 May DVSA publish a cut off date for unconnectable equipment

We have recently received many questions from members regarding the GEA’s current approval process for equipment and the connectivity to MOT standards.  Today (30/05/2019) the DVSA have informed us of the following: No new approvals to be granted for class 3, 4, 5  & 7 RBT’s from...

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25 Apr Snap-on receives Queen’s awards for Innovation and International Trade

Leading manufacturer and supplier of automotive hand and power tools, diagnostic platforms, software and equipment, Snap-on, has been awarded two highly coveted Queen’s Awards. The awards have been achieved in the Innovation and International Trade categories. Now in its 53rd year, the Queen’s Awards for Enterprise...

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