Posts tagged with ‘HIU’

  • SAV welcomes more rigorous testing for heat interface units

    By Debbie Eales on January 31, 2017
    SAV Systems has welcomed the announcement of a new regime for testing heat interface units (HIUs), noting its potential to significantly improve the performance of heat networks. “Under-performance of heat networks is often down to poorly designed HIUs that are unable to cope with variations in the system and fail to maintain the temperature differentials required for optimum efficiency,” said […]
  • 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, […]
  • Frese wins contract for £110m Providence Tower

    By Debbie Eales on December 7, 2015
    Lancashire based valve manufacturer, Frese, has won a contract to work on a new heating system for the Providence Tower development, close to London’s Canary Wharf. The 43-storey tower consists of 484 apartments of which 343 are private, with remaining apartments located in a 12-storey curved podium adjoining the tower. Frese have been challenged to deliver a heating system that […]