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24th September 2020

Switchgear control using trapped key interlocking

In this article, we will discuss how trapped key interlocking is implemented within switchgear control whilst maintaining system integrity. Factors such as aging infrastructure, technological advancements, lack of investment, demands for cleaner and reliable ever-present energy, have significantly altered the scenery of the energy sector with switchgear systems becoming increasingly complex. Switchgear systems can utilise or involve […]


3rd August 2020

Access Control in the Energy Sector

Access control refers to ways of controlling who can safely enter a hazardous area, usually involving machinery and electrical equipment, which can differ from one sector to another. In industrial environments there may only be one motor or machine that needs to be isolated before entering the hazardous area, whereas in the energy sector access […]


1st July 2020

The changing landscape of warehouse safety

Warehouse & logistics white paper Castell Safety has 95 years of experience in industrial safety across a wide range of sectors such as food manufacturing, waste & recycling, and warehousing. Recently, we have made use of this expertise and knowledge to produce a white paper on the changing landscape of warehouse safety in the UK. […]


10th June 2020

How to improve safety and reduce risk in waste & recycling industry

The waste and recycling industry in 2020 continues to strive to meet the increasing demand for processing waste. Each year, it is estimated that the UK generates over 40 million tonnes of commercial and industrial waste. The UK waste & recycling industry is working towards meeting EU targets of recycling 50% of household waste and […]


24th March 2020

COVID-19 Statement

At Castell, we are monitoring closely the developments relating to the spread of COVID-19. Noting the updates and advice given by the UK Government, the World Health Organisation and other UK public bodies, we have put in place the necessary measures in order to ensure the well-being of our employees and to maintain our operations […]


29th September 2013

NSK improves loading bay safety at Netherlands warehouse

NSK, one of the world’s leading manufacturers of industrial and automotive components, has chosen Castell’s drive-away prevention system Salvo™ to protect staff at its warehouse in Tilburg, Netherlands.