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High fives as Harry leads the way

We’re proud at Electric String to announce that Harry Moylan has been promoted to the position of Lead Engineer. Harry joined the company back in 2015 as a Junior Installer – as well as taking on a side role as chief office tea-maker – and has admirably worked his way through the ranks ever since.…

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‘Au Revoir’ to Hollie

On the 25th August we wave goodbye to our office manager, Hollie Phillips, and wish her well as she begins a year’s maternity leave. Stepping up to the office manager role will be Lynsey Blanchard, who will be the main contact for all enquiries relating to the office. Lynsey can be contacted between 9am and…

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Electric String Management Training Begins

High on the agenda at Electric String is our staff training and development; we’re passionate about investing in employee progression, and that includes the management, too. This June saw the start of a year-long training programme, which includes workshops, group session and personal projects for the management team. The programme is hosted by two members…

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Innovative INEOS gym project makes AV Awards shortlist

Electric String is delighted to have been shortlisted for this year’s AV Awards in the Leisure/Hospitality Project of the Year category.     Shortlisted for the prestigious award is our work on a cutting-edge communal workplace gym for INEOS, one of the world’s largest manufacturers of chemicals and oil products. Electric String collaborated with other…

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Investment helps turn up the volume

Following on from company growth in 2016 and several new contract wins in the first quarter of 2017 we will be expanding our 17-strong team with the appointments of an engineering and business development staff. This is a very exciting time for Electric String and we want to ensure throughout this growth period that we…

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Women of InfoComm Network, FEO Fest and a day at the races!

The Electric String team has been out and about in recent weeks, attending useful networking events across the country, while making time for a bit of downtime too. Managing Director James Ward headed to Bridlington Spa’s Bay View Lounge in early June to attend The Business Day, a new annual business event for networking and…

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New office in Cambridge: the builders are in

It’s not only the latest technology and our people that we’re keen to invest in at Electric String, but our buildings, too, as we lay strong foundations for a strong future. Construction work has begun on a new open-plan office in Cambridge, which will house Electric String’s Technical team. The new building, located on old…

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Emily wins regional Apprentice of the Year Award!

  We’re proud to share the news that Emily Halsey, our office apprentice at Electric String, has been named an Apprentice of The Year in a competition hosted by her training provider. Hull-based Learning Skills Partnership, which looks after more than 440 apprenticeships, chose Emily as one of four national winners in a competition held during…

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Read all about it!

Two of our recent projects have been featured in leading Audio Visual Specialist Magazines, Installation magazine and Essential Install, over the past few months. These pieces highlight the quality and standard of our installations for both commercial and residential clients.   Installation Magazine featured our exciting INEOS Gym install project which was completed this year:…

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