HVAC

  • Ventilation manufacturer makes a difference in community

    By Debbie Eales on September 14, 2017
    Twelve community projects in the Harrogate area have been given a boost by more than 200 staff from ventilation manufacturer EnviroVent. EnviroVent staff in Harrogate, were given a day away from work as part of an ‘In it together’ initiative where they volunteered to help out on a range of projects. This included assisting with the set-up of a fund-raising Urban […]
  • Panasonic acquires UK air conditioning equipment distributor AMP

    By Debbie Eales on September 1, 2017
    Panasonic Corporation has acquired A.M.P. Air Conditioning Ltd (AMP), one of the largest independent air conditioning distributors in the UK. AMP provides air conditioning equipment, mainly for commercial use and the acquisition provides Panasonic with an opportunity to expand its presence in the UK air conditioning market – the largest market for commercial air conditioners in Europe. “Europe is a […]
  • FETA announces leadership changes

    By Debbie Eales on July 31, 2017
    The Federation of Environmental Trade Associations (FETA) has announced changes to its senior positions, with Graham Wright standing down as FETA Chairman, and the British Refrigeration Association (BRA) President John Smith taking over the role. John is technical director for the Beijer Ref UK & Ireland group of companies and has been chairing the Equipment & Components section of the […]
  • Deadline for HVR Awards entries extended to July 28

    By Debbie Eales on July 5, 2017
                The deadline for this year’s prestigious HVR Awards has been extended to Friday, July 28. From the new ‘Wholesaler/Distributor of the Year’ category to the returning ‘Trainee of the Year’ accolade, the 2017 HVR Awards will shine a light on all of those who go the extra mile. Entering this year’s awards is easier […]
  • ICOM announces winning apprentice at its annual lunch 2017

    By Debbie Eales on June 16, 2017
    The winner of the ICOM Apprentice of the Year 2017 was announced at the Association’s annual lunch in June, along with confirmation of the grand total raised for the construction industry charity CRASH by ICOM members. The winner of the 4th ICOM Apprentice of the Year award was John Irvine (pictured), of Cochran who received a trophy, certificate and gift […]
  • New dehumidifier range from Condair

    By BSEE on June 16, 2017
    Condair, the world’s leading humidification specialist, is expanding its product portfolio with a range of advanced commercial and industrial dehumidifiers. The new Condair dehumidifier range comprehensively covers both desiccant and condensing technologies with extensive standard capacities from 0.5kg/h to 182kg/h (@20°C/60%RH). Custom units are also available, which are capable of providing even greater dehumidification or operating under specific or extreme […]
  • Vent-Axia helps the UK Green Building Council beat records

    By Debbie Eales on June 14, 2017
    Pictured: Vent-Axia’s Lo-Carbon T-Series fans in one of the meeting rooms at the UK Green Building Council’s refurbished London HQ. Vent-Axia has supplied its Lo-Carbon T-Series fan as part of a new office fit-out for the UK Green Building Council’s London HQ. The Lo-Carbon T-Series was installed in windows and a partition wall and was selected as UK-GBC wanted CO2 […]
  • Daikin Applied UK in brand partnership deal with the HVAC & Refrigeration Show

    By Debbie Eales on May 31, 2017
            Daikin Applied UK is the latest big name to join the growing list of exhibitors at the upcoming HVAC & Refrigeration Show (January 23-25, 2018, ExCel, London). It’s the company’s first time at the event and with a number of new products set to make their UK debut, visitors will among be the first to get […]
  • Going for gold with the CIPHE Apprentice Awards 2017

    By Debbie Eales on May 31, 2017
    Apprentices have until July 31 to enter the Chartered Institute of Plumbing and Heating Engineering’s CIPHE Apprentice Awards 2017. Created to celebrate those who have found their true vocation in the plumbing and heating sector, the awards are offering an impressive £500 in prize money for each category as well as a special Awards Event later this year. The awards […]
  • New FETA working group and guide offers vital insight into the use of A2L refrigerants

    By Debbie Eales on May 15, 2017
    The Federation of Environmental Trade Associations (FETA) has established an A2L refrigerants working group and has released a guidance note entitled ‘An introduction to A2L refrigerants and their use in Refrigeration, Air Conditioning and Heat Pump applications’. Introduced in 2015, the F-Gas regulation requires the introduction of refrigerants with significantly lower Global Warming Potential (GWP) and will ban new equipment […]