HVAC

  • 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 […]
  • Hoval Group acquires district heating specialist YADOS

    By Debbie Eales on November 9, 2016
    Hoval Group has announced the acquisition of YADOS, a leading provider of local and district heating solutions in Germany, Austria and Switzerland. Hoval has maintained a small shareholding in the company since it was founded in 2009 and has now purchased 100% of the shares. The acquisition of YADOS reflects the growing importance of heat networks in reducing carbon emissions […]
  • UK first for air conditioning control and monitoring platform

    By Debbie Eales on October 31, 2016
    The first UK installation of CIAT’s ground-breaking new air conditioning control and monitoring system, M2M, has been installed at a leading horticultural specialist. The system is providing round-the-clock remote monitoring for the end user’s 2.1MW water-to-water heat pump plant, based on four DYNACIAT Power LG1800v units. The heat pumps provide a stable indoor environment to ensure growth conditions for produce […]
  • Toshiba helps UK’s top air conditioning students prepare for SkillFRIDGE finals

    By Debbie Eales on October 28, 2016
    Toshiba has organised a programme of training courses around the country to help students prepare for their participation in the national SkillFRIDGE finals, which take place at the NEC in November. The programme covers technical knowledge and practical skills in relation to residential and light commercial air conditioning, including installation, servicing and maintenance. Students successfully completing the course will gain […]
  • Hot competition expected for Heatrae Sadia design awards

    By Debbie Eales on October 28, 2016
    Hot water cylinder manufacturer Heatrae Sadia has launched a new competition designed to celebrate the talents of UK engineering and product design. The inaugural Heatrae Sadia Design Awards offer all university students studying at a British university the chance to win finance for the final year of their degree, up to the value of £10,000. Students will need to design […]
  • Hoval PowerBloc for high efficiency CHP

    By Debbie Eales on October 28, 2016
    Hoval’s PowerBloc combined heat and power (CHP) plant is designed to provide high efficiency local power and heat generation with minimal emissions. The extensive PowerBloc range offers electrical outputs from 20kWe to 520kWe and heat outputs from 43kWth to 687kWth, offering solutions for a wide range of project requirements. PowerBloc units deliver combined efficiencies of over 90% when running at […]
  • Armstrong Fluid Technology conferences target sustainable cities

    By Debbie Eales on October 13, 2016
    Armstrong Fluid Technology is hosting two conferences this month (November) focusing on the latest energy saving HVAC approaches for the UK’s city buildings. The events are scheduled for: London: November 3rd, 2016, 12pm – 5pm, Canada House, 5 Trafalgar Square SW1Y 5BJ (in partnership with the High Commission of Canada). Manchester: November 8, 2016, 12pm – 5pm, Etihad Stadium, Ashton […]
  • FETA calls for a balanced approach to BREXIT

    By Debbie Eales on October 5, 2016
    The Federation of Environmental Trade Associations (FETA) is calling on the Government to think carefully about any potential changes to agreed policies, regulations or directives, following the vote to leave the EU. The industry body strongly believes that trade associations can help to retain links to important groups within Europe, channelling information on product standards or potential changes to regulations. […]