Association News

25 Jun Sad News

We are sad to advise that Tony Hale, who was Alentec Orion's general manager for many years and members of the GEA for over 20 years has lost his battle against cancer and passed away recently. Our thoughts are with his family, friends and colleagues...

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17 Jun Petrol is changing!

Petrol grades will change during this summer from E5 to E10, full details can be found on the DVLA website https://content.govdelivery.com/accounts/UKDVLA/bulletins/2e3e2a1...

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11 Jun DVSA MOT sites

Looking to find a list of all the active MOT stations in the UK by class of testing (23,236), then you need to look on the .gov website follow the link below and download the full database. https://assets.publishing.service.gov.uk/government/uploads/system/uploads/attachment_data/file/957215/mot-vehicle-testing-stations.csv/preview ...

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10 Jun Accredited Lift engineers

Congratulations to the following members who's engineers passed or renewed their GEA lift engineer accreditation certification during May 2021. Bullworthy LtdCaltec LtdCCSEverards LtdISN Garage AssistLiftmasterPremier Garage EquipmentStraightset LtdTecalemit ...

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08 Jun Automechanika Birmingham

Automechanika Birmingham have announced that it will be moving the scheduled date of the Birmingham show from 2022 to the 6th-8th June 2023 this is so it will not conflict with the scheduled Automechanika Germany show which is now repositioned to September 2022....

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03 Jun DVSA reviewing ATF application

DVSA has reviewed its temporary suspension of accepting new ATF applications full details can be viewed on on the .gov website https://content.govdelivery.com/accounts/UKDVSA/bulletins/2e21e8b ...

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24 May New database files for ATF roller brake testers

The DVSA have released the next revision of its vehicle database for use on ATF roller brake testers, it is expected that all ATF units will have the update installed by the 1st November 2021. the database is available in 2 formats DTA or DAT,...

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24 May GEA Charity golf day.

We are pleased to release the date and booking form for the GEA annual golf day, follow the link for the full agenda of the days events, looking forward to seeing as many members here on the day. https://www.gea.co.uk/events/...

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21 May DVSA update the MOT tester guide.

The DVSA have released an update to the MOT testers guide, the MOT testers guide can be viewed on the .gov website Refer to table of changes for the full updates. https://assets.publishing.service.gov.uk/government/uploads/system/uploads/attachment_data/file/988325/mot-testing-guide.pdf ...

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