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Toshiba outdoor units at Bath and West Showground’s refurbished restaurant.
 13 Nov 2019

Bath and West pavilion receives AC from R32 Smart Cassettes

Toshiba Carrier UK’s (TCUK) low Global Warming Potential (GWP) R32 refrigerant Smart Cassettes are key to the new air conditioning system at the recently refurbished Bath and West Showground restaurant.... 
An environment chamber at Nottingham Trent University.
 7 Nov 2019

University benefits from new environmental chamber

The School of Science and Technology at Nottingham Trent University wanted a facility that could study how the human body would react to different climates. To this end, it decided to invest in an environmental chamber that could simulate different ... 
Currently Britain only recycles 45 percent of its waste.
 7 Nov 2019

More effort needed to hit recycling targets in England

Britain could easily hit its 50 percent waste recycling target overnight if only people, companies and organisations up and down the country made more effort, claims BusinessWasteWeek.co.uk. The UK's waste management agency says it's time to start ... 
Rodney Phelan, director of GT Phelan.
 6 Nov 2019

Toshiba’s 10kW wall-mount arrives in Ireland

The first three of Toshiba’s long-awaited 10kW wall mounted air conditioning units have been installed in Ireland, with distributor GT Phelan securing the hat-trick of projects.... 
Percentage of trained/certified installers of a certain brand across Europe.
 6 Nov 2019

USP report shows lack of interest in brand attachment

USP Marketing Consultancy's Q1 2019 report of the ‘European Mechanical Installation Monitor’ focused on the variety of services installers offer to clients, as well as the services installers would like to receive from manufacturers.... 
Steven Smith, chef owner at Freemasons.
 5 Nov 2019

Freemasons at Wiswell have a Precision upgrade

Freemasons at Wiswell is regarded as one of the top pubs in the UK, and was included in the 2019 Michelin guide. Its ambition is to be one of the best in the world, serving refined food created in a world class kitchen. Freemasons decided to update ... 
Rosa Kissi-Debrah, founder of the Ella Roberta Foundation.
 31 Oct 2019

Asthma campaigner calls for building ‘safe havens’ campaign

The mother of a young girl who died from an asthma attack linked to air pollution is to demand action from the building engineering sector and politicians at an industry conference in November.... 
 25 Oct 2019

Lack of training could damage relationships with HVACR workforce

According to research from specialist recruitment consultancy, WR HVACR, just 39 percent of professionals working within the heating, ventilation, air conditioning and refrigeration (HVACR) sector believe they have the opportunity to develop ... 
 25 Oct 2019

Co-Op launches first UK <150 GWP A2L convenience store

The Chemours Company has a live trial of Opteon XL20 (R454C) Refrigerant, a HFO blend with a safety classification of A2L, for its new convenience store at Langley Park, Derbyshire, UK.... 
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