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June 2018

CP7 Gas Equipment Inspector courses in partnership with ESAB

2018-06-20T11:29:15+00:00

PGS are delighted to partner with ESAB, to deliver Oxy-Fuel CP7 Gas Equipment Inspector courses ESAB are highly respected within the welding industry and their inspector course has long been recognised as a leading training solution for gas inspectors. PGS are therefore delighted to be offered the opportunity, to take over the [...]

CP7 Gas Equipment Inspector courses in partnership with ESAB2018-06-20T11:29:15+00:00

May 2018

Date marking of gas accessories

2018-05-09T12:20:24+00:00

BCGA issue TIS 18 Revision 3: 2018 - Date marking of gas accessories TS18 refers to components, such as pressure regulators, flashback arrestors, flexible hoses and blowpipes attached to mobile systems or gas control systems. For this type of accessory, manufacturers and / or suppliers will allocate a life for their accessory. Typically in the [...]

Date marking of gas accessories2018-05-09T12:20:24+00:00

Flashback Arrestors Standard Update

2018-05-09T11:34:42+00:00

Flashback Arrestors (FBA) Gas Welding Equipment Safety Devices incorporating a flame (flashback) arrestor BS EN 730-1:2002 has been replaced by BS EN ISO 5175-1:2017 Flashback Arrestors purchased from 2018 may now be seen with the new number ISO 5175-1 5 Year Life Replace Flashback Arrestors every 5 years or according [...]

Flashback Arrestors Standard Update2018-05-09T11:34:42+00:00

April 2018

Proactive Gas Safety on show…

2018-04-18T11:05:00+00:00

The Health & Safety Event 2018 What an exciting week last week was for Proactive Gas Safety… Following on from the success of last year’s stand, we exhibited again at the Health and Safety Event NEC from 10-12th April. It was great to meet and chat with [...]

Proactive Gas Safety on show…2018-04-18T11:05:00+00:00

February 2018

Compressed gases in an enclosed space

2018-02-26T11:08:26+00:00

The management of risk when using compressed gases in enclosed workplaces. Guidance Note 11 - Revision 4: 2018 from the British Compressed Gases Association This publication provides guidance that can be used in the assessment of risk associated with gases in enclosed workplaces. To help identify where hazardous atmospheres may occur and to [...]

Compressed gases in an enclosed space2018-02-26T11:08:26+00:00

January 2018

Just One Cylinder?

2018-01-17T12:57:58+00:00

Just One Cylinder? It is important that personnel coming into contact with and using Compressed and Cryogenic Gases understand the associated risks and have received sufficient training carry out their work in a safe and healthy manner. The method of training is at the discretion of the employer and should reflect the outcome of a risk [...]

Just One Cylinder?2018-01-17T12:57:58+00:00

December 2017

5 Gold Rings

2017-12-21T14:46:57+00:00

Our guide to a safe Christmas May we take this opportunity to thank all our customers and associates for their support during 2017 and wish you all a Merry Christmas and a safe and happy 2018! PGS offices will close on Friday 22 December 2017 at 3pm reopening on Wednesday 3 January 2018 [...]

5 Gold Rings2017-12-21T14:46:57+00:00

September 2017

Gas Cylinders in Fires – Guidance from the BCGA

2017-10-05T14:49:49+00:00

The British Compressed Gases Association (BCGA) has issued revised guidance on dealing with compressed gas cylinders in fires. It is important that this information is communicated to those involved in the operation, use or storage of compressed gas cylinders as a result PGS training courses have been updated to reflect the new information. The [...]

Gas Cylinders in Fires – Guidance from the BCGA2017-10-05T14:49:49+00:00

July 2017

Gas Bottle Storage

2017-07-11T14:47:30+00:00

Gas bottle storage To assist in the day to day management of your gas store PGS have created 'Know Your Stores' available to download as a PDF and to purchase from our shop. For those tasked with the planning and construction of a compressed gas cylinder storage facility, best practice guidance can [...]

Gas Bottle Storage2017-07-11T14:47:30+00:00

Helen’s Sahara Trek for St Luke’s Hospice

2017-07-04T14:50:29+00:00

Helen's Trek Sahara Challenge In October 2017 PGS commercial director Helen Brewin will take on a 50km Sahara Trek raising funds for our local hospice, St Luke's in Winsford, Cheshire. Helen decided to take on the challenge in memory of her Dad who passed away last year.  In addition, Helen wanted to set herself [...]

Helen’s Sahara Trek for St Luke’s Hospice2017-07-04T14:50:29+00:00
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