Bender UK already has a strong presence in the north, especially in the Healthcare Sector through its supply and installation of IPS, UPS, turnkey theatre packages and verification services. Until recently the supply of Bender products into the Republic of Ireland was through Secure Power Engineering Ltd.

To increase the level of local support Bender UK has appointed Ireland based Chris Simmons as Sales Manager for the territory. Chris brings with him a wealth of industry expertise and experience and commented: "I am looking forward to my new role along with the exciting challenges that it brings enhancing the Bender offering to existing customers and introducing our outstanding technology to new areas."

Bender UK provides direct access to the full portfolio of advanced products from its German development and manufacturing base with packaged solutions tailored to meet the needs of specific market sectors.

Bender UK products and services include:

  • Medical IPS incorporating UPS – supply, installation, service & repair
  • Turnkey operating theatre solutions IPS, UPS, theatre lights, pendants & UCV canopies
  • Site survey, analysis and improvement of existing medical IPS and UPS systems
  • Residual current monitoring (RCM) units and advanced on-line earth fault location
  • Power quality management (PQM) & remote monitoring
  • Insulation monitoring

It offers proven capability and expertise for users of critical power systems across sectors including healthcare, defence, data management, manufacturing, rail, power transmission, renewable energy & electric vehicles.

Bender UK Managing Director Steve Mason explains: "Bender is a world leader in electrical safety and power management systems and we harness that technology to develop tailored solutions which precisely meet the needs of our customers. Steve Cullen was very successful in developing the market for Bender products in the Republic of Ireland through Secure Power Engineering. Bender UK has the vision to build on what Steve has achieved so far by giving customers the benefit of the full range of services and local support.

"We are leaders in supporting data centres, healthcare rail, manufacturing, oil & gas sectors including the supply, commissioning and maintenance of IPS and UPS systems, while within the medical sector our expertise also extends to turnkey operating theatre installations. The innovation we bring to customer solutions has been a key element in securing a year on year growth in UK business.

"Bender UK meets the needs of customers who simply cannot afford their power systems to fail, and we work with them to ensure maximum availability and total safety while also helping to manage power consumptions and reduce costs. This is positive news for both our existing and new customers who will work with us in the future – providing the opportunity to take full advantage of the experience and expertise of a world leader."