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Posts tagged with ‘air conditioning’

  • SkillFRIDGE competitors set their sights on the final

    By Debbie Eales on July 31, 2017
    The qualifying heats of the 2017 SkillFRIDGE competition series have come to a close and the apprentices and students who took part now have their sights firmly set on the national final, with the top six set to be announced in September. The competition has toured the UK searching for the very best individuals studying up to Level 3 RACHP, […]
  • Keeping it cool under pressure: SkillFRIDGE qualifying heats under way

    By Debbie Eales on May 31, 2017
    The qualifying heats for the SkillFRIDGE 2017 competition are well under way, with apprentices and students studying up to Level 3 in the refrigeration, air conditioning and heat pump (RACHP) sector competing to demonstrate their knowledge, skills and unbounded potential in an exciting and pressurised environment. SkillFRIDGE recognises the importance of the RACHP industry – and the skills of those […]
  • 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 […]
  • BRE takes a cool look at air conditioning in non-domestic buildings

    By Debbie Eales on August 3, 2016
    A new BRE report sheds important light on electricity usage by air conditioning in UK offices and retail environments. Comprising the findings of a two-year study commissioned by the Department of Energy and Climate Change (DECC) – now part of the Department of Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy – the report provides key insights into how the energy is being […]
  • Per Jonasson re-elected President of AREA

    By Debbie Eales on May 18, 2016
    Per Jonasson was re-elected President of AREA (the European organisation of air-conditioning, refrigeration and heat pumps contractors) for two years at the AREA General Assembly spring meeting in Dublin. Twenty-one of the 23 members attended the meeting, hosted by the Institute of Refrigeration Ireland. Per Jonasson was unanimously given another two-year mandate and Coen van de Sande (NVKL, the Netherlands) […]