• Introducing the Building Services Forum – a groundbreaking one day event for the building services sector

    By Debbie Eales on April 10, 2017
      Key themes, such as cyber security and ‘well buildings’, will offer thought-provoking content with the bonus of being able to gain valuable CPD credits.     As building services evolve to encompass an ever more innovative raft of environmentally-friendly, energy-efficient technology, a new event for the industry asks: “What is the future for Building Services in the 21st Century?”. […]
  • Ingersoll-Rand strengthens HVAC portfolio with latest acquisition

    By Debbie Eales on April 3, 2017
    Ingersoll-Rand plc, a global leader in creating comfortable, sustainable and efficient environments, has completed the acquisition of Thermocold Costruzioni Srl. The acquisition strengthens the company’s comprehensive portfolio of energy efficient, climate-friendly heating, ventilating and air-conditioning (HVAC) products for buildings in Europe with opportunities to extend Thermocold technologies to other parts of the world. Thermocold operates from one location in Bari, Italy, […]
  • Airedale International hits the marque with Made in Britain

    By Debbie Eales on March 17, 2017
    Yorkshire–based air conditioning manufacturer, Airedale International Air Conditioning, has joined Made in Britain. Airedale has been manufacturing high-efficiency cooling systems near Leeds since 1974 and is proud of its British engineered products, which fit with the vision of Made in Britain. Made in Britain was founded in 2011 with the aim of helping everyone identify British-made products. John Pearce, Chief […]
  • Destination London for all-new HVAC & Refrigeration Show 2018

    By Debbie Eales on March 7, 2017
    The popular ACR Show moves to London from January 23rd-25th 2018, with a new name – the HVAC & Refrigeration Show – and a new venue. The show’s move to London’s ExCeL, is expected to attract even more visitors and has been widely welcomed by the industry. A number of top exhibitors and sponsors have already backed the HVAC & […]
  • CPD Guide to working with the F-Gas Regulations

    By Debbie Eales on March 6, 2017
    Mitsubishi Electric has released a free, CPD-Accredited Guide to working with the F-Gas Regulations to help anyone involved in air conditioning understand how this will affect them and their equipment. “There is a lot being said about refrigerants and F-Gas at the moment, so we wanted to produce a useful guide for anyone involved in the air conditioning industry,” explains […]
  • Elta Group completes acquisition of Acoustica

    By Debbie Eales on February 1, 2017
    Elta Group Ltd, the international specialist in fans, air movement, filtration and distribution, has bolstered its noise control offering with the acquisition of the business and technology of UK-based acoustics company, Acoustica. Acoustica is a specialist engineering company involved in the control of industrial and environmental noise and vibration. By positioning the brand alongside its existing noise control and acoustics […]
  • Airflow Developments opens Air Academy training facility

    By Debbie Eales on January 17, 2017
    Ventilation solutions manufacturer Airflow Developments has opened a new Air Academy at its head office in High Wycombe. The facility showcases the benefits of effective ventilation systems in both domestic and commercial properties, the pioneering technology behind Airflow’s product portfolio and it will help to educate and train attendees on best practice installation methods. After significant investment and with the […]
  • James Ham appointed as MD of CAREL Korea

    By Debbie Eales on January 16, 2017
    James Ham has taken over as Managing Director of CAREL Korea, the CAREL subsidiary operating in South Korea since 2010. The subsidiary is based in Seoul, and provides sales support and technical service to customers throughout South Korea with regard to projects and solutions. The subsidiary employs a dedicated team of service and support personnel.   CAREL is one of […]
  • BESA publishes district heating standard

    By Debbie Eales on January 10, 2017
    The Building Engineering Services Association (BESA) has been chosen to publish the UK’s first test standard for Heat Interface Units (HIUs). This new standard is regarded as an important step towards improving the overall performance of British district heating schemes and has been adopted from a test regime developed by energy consultancy FairHeat. HIUs are key components of heat networks, […]
  • Gilberts helps breathe new life into Olympic Stadium

    By Debbie Eales on November 14, 2016
    Corporate visitors to the former Olympic Stadium, now the home of West Ham United and UK Athletics, will enjoy a comfortable internal environment, thanks to British engineering expertise. Main contractor Balfour Beatty has spent two years transforming the iconic building to enable it to double up as home ground for the Premier League club, and the stage for world athletics […]