A growing team of global distributors


A few years ago it was agreed that TEL’s continued growth would be through a planned distributor model. Every business has a core competency, and at TEL, our core competency is the technical expertise. Over the past 50 years we’ve developed a range of innovative products that offer safety and compliance, energy efficiency and cost […]

International growth for TEL’s innovative Auto Sash Controllers


2019 was an incredibly successful year for TEL; we celebrated our 50th anniversary and launched our new product videos which have proved to be very popular with our customers.  We have supplied over 1400 of our innovative auto sash controllers at a number of projects globally helping them to achieve their sustainability goals.  In 2020, […]

It’s been a big year…


2019 has been a big year for TEL.  In May, we celebrated our 50th anniversary and everything we have achieved since our launch in 1969.  As well as being one of the first companies to develop fume hood airflow controls and monitors critical to the safety of laboratory workers – who until then, had only […]

Celebrating 50 years as pioneering experts in airflow monitors and controls

Our journey Today’s incredibly efficient laboratory conditions are often taken for granted but it was only in 1994 that the first British health and safety standard for fume cupboards, BS7258, was introduced. My father joined the business around this time and quickly realised it had the specialist expertise to meet the gap in the market […]

Happy Christmas from TEL!

TEL would like to advise its customers that our offices will be closing for the festive break from the 21st December.  We will re-open on January 3rd 2019. We’d like to take this opportunity to extend our thanks to all of our customers for choosing to work with us in 2018, and wish you all a Merry Christmas and […]

Turn your lab green with the AFA4000

Earlier this month the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) issued a special report on the impact of global warming above 1.5C and warned that the 3C we are currently heading for could be both devastating and irreversible. Laboratories are highly energy-intensive spaces, using more per square foot than most hospitals or commercial buildings and […]

TEL expands energy efficient range with digital laboratory oven

At TEL we’re always looking for better, smarter ways to help our customers manage lab efficiency, reduce energy consumption and maintain the highest safety standards. Our market-leading products include VAV airflow controllers, auto sash controllers and room controllers. Now, in direct response to customer feedback, we’re delighted to announce the launch of our brand new […]

5 ways to reduce energy usage and cut costs in the lab

Laboratories are notoriously energy intensive, requiring high amounts of ventilation to operate safely. Fortunately, much can be done to reduce energy consumption from adopting energy efficient behaviours through to upgrading your fume cupboards’ air control system. There are many good reasons to reduce energy usage in your laboratory; you’ll make significant savings on energy bills, […]