Author archive for Sarah

  • NAADUK Chief presented with Lifetime Achievement Award

    By Sarah on November 15, 2018
    The president of leading industry organisation NAADUK has been honoured with a Lifetime Achievement Award. Peter Reid was recognised for his long career in the ductwork and air hygiene industry and his work with the National Association of Air Duct Specialists (NAADUK) which he, chairman Jonathan Brennan and other experts in the field set up in a bid to improve […]
  • SCA signs up to support 100% Hackitt initiative

    By Sarah on November 7, 2018
    The Smoke Control Association (SCA) has declared its backing for a new industry initiative launched to encourage the government to deliver on all of the recommendations laid out in Dame Judith Hackitt’s independent review of building regulations and fire safety processes. The 100% Hackitt initiative, introduced by the Local Authority Building Control (LABC) and the British Board of Agrément (BBA), […]
  • Reznor opens new European Distribution Centre in Belgium

    By Sarah on November 5, 2018
    On October 31, Reznor opened its new Distribution Centre (DC) in Wervik, Belgium. The new facility is equipped with modern office spaces, and a showroom area, showcasing products from the Reznor portfolio. In addition to product storage, the DC will also provide spare parts and servicing for existing and historical Reznor products. The ceremonial ribbon was cut by Bruno Biasiotta, […]
  • High expectations for low carbon heat network funds

    By Sarah on November 1, 2018
    REHAU has welcomed the recent launch of the Government’s £320 million Heat Networks Investment Project (HNIP), which will support the development of new heat networks from 2019. As one of the UK market leaders in district heating pipes, REHAU believes that the announcement will inspire confidence in the UK district heating industry and encourage more developers and specifiers to choose […]
  • Leading EU associations express concerns about the illegal trade of refrigerants

    By Sarah on October 31, 2018
    EPEE, representing the refrigeration, air-conditioning and heat pump industry in Europe, and three leading associations in the heating, ventilation, air conditioning and refrigeration (HVACR) sector – EFCTC, AREA and ADC3R – have joined forces to call for a better enforcement of the EU F-Gas Regulation. As growing illegal trade of refrigerants is reported, the associations call on all market players […]
  • WWEM 2018 publishes speaker line-up

    By Sarah on October 29, 2018
    An impressive list of speakers has been published on the Conference section of the WWEM 2018 website, featuring major water utilities, technology innovators, and some of the leading Universities in water, wastewater & environmental monitoring. A number of major organisations are also represented; including UKAS, the Drinking Water Inspectorate, the Water Management Society and the Danish Technological Institute. Speakers from commercial […]
  • Hevasure wins at the HVR Awards

    By Sarah on October 26, 2018
    Hevasure has scooped Ancillary Product of Year at this year’s HVR Awards, which took place on the 25th October at the Chelsea Harbour Hotel. The award winning product is the latest incarnation of its innovative water monitoring technology, G2. Providing 24/7 real-time data on water condition, Hevasure is revolutionising water system management in closed-circuit systems, allowing small-problems to be identified and […]
  • BBA and LABC’s rallying call for 100% Hackitt

    By Sarah on October 25, 2018
    100% Hackitt – an industry initiative to encourage the government to deliver all of the recommendations contained within Dame Judith’s report – was launched in Westminster on Monday (October 22) by Local Authority Building Control (LABC) and the British Board of Agrément (BBA). These two influential organisations have united to bring focus to industry calls for a full adoption of […]
  • Energys Group encourages NHS Trusts to take advantage of NEW £46m funding

    By Sarah on October 24, 2018
    Energys Group is encouraging NHS Trusts and NHS Foundation Trusts to take advantage of an additional £46m of funding available for LED lighting installations. The funding has been announced by NHS Improvement, and will inject £46m of Public Dividend Capital (PDC) to the NHS Energy Efficiency Fund (NEEF) in order to drive direct energy efficiency in the NHS. LED lighting […]
  • ErP – We Are Ready

    By Sarah on October 22, 2018
    Warm air, radiant and heating products are now affected by European regulations. Warm air heaters are subject to Lot 21 of the directive and radiant heaters Lot 20. Minimum efficiencies for warm air is now 72% and radiant heaters is now 74%. Crucially, these minimum criteria are applicable for both new installations and when replacing existing products. As a result, […]