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The InterContinental Madrid hotel has cut its energy use by 40 percent using ABB VSDs and high efficiency motors.
 24 Apr 2019

ABB helps InterContinental Hotel achieve major energy cuts

A landmark hotel in Madrid is saving energy and meeting its environmental goals after equipping its heating, ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC) systems with ABB drives and high efficiency motors. Energy usage has been reduced by 445,000 kWh a ... 
 23 Apr 2019

Brexit uncertainty leaves storage facilities at full capacity

Food, pharmaceutical and consumer products companies up and down the country are struggling to find suitable storage facilities as a direct result of the ambiguity surrounding Brexit.... 
The Biltmore Hotel.
 23 Apr 2019

Biltmore Hotel chooses Carrier AquaForce Vision chillers

The Biltmore Hotel in London’s Mayfair has installed award-winning Carrier AquaForce Vision chillers as part of a £60m refurbishment.... 
 28 Jan 2019

ICC Wales installs Carrier chillers

Carrier's high efficiency AquaForce Vision 30KAV chiller has been chosen to provide high quality air conditioning for the new International Convention Centre Wales (ICC Wales).... 
 28 Jan 2019

Condair humidifiers at National Army Museum

Condair has recently supplied and installed three Condair RS resistive steam humidifiers to maintain the humidity around the exhibits and archives at the National Army Museum in Chelsea, London.... 
 21 Jan 2019

Precision Refrigeration helps bring Mana to Manchester

Within weeks of opening, Mana in Manchester has been hailed as one of the city’s finest restaurants. Set in a modern building with stunning architectural design features, including a curved glass wall and an open plan kitchen, it showcases a tasting ... 
 18 Jan 2019

Marks & Spencer chooses Aerofoils for eco-friendly efficiency

UK high street retailer Marks & Spencer has chosen to roll out Aerofoils, the Formula One-inspired energy saving device for open-fronted retail fridges from Aerofoil Energy.... 
 13 Jan 2019

Dunham-Bush at nerve centre of V&A Dundee

Dunham-Bush has supplied Leopard fan coil units and BM fan convectors to the new V&A Dundee, an £80m international centre of design which presents the brilliance of Scottish creativity alongside some of the best designs from around the world.... 
 13 Jan 2019

Optimum chillers set to save Telstra millions

Optimum Group Services and chiller designer and manufacturer Aermec have successfully completed the installation of a bespoke chiller system that will halve technology business Telstra's existing energy spend, saving the company up to £200k each ... 
The Ammonia Compressor Packs side by side.
 6 Jan 2019

Bitzer ammonia system behind new pizza production facility

Two Bitzer Ammonia Compressor Packs (ACP) with a combined cooling capacity of 1.4MW are supplying high performance, high efficiency refrigeration for a vast new pizza production plant in the north of England.... 
 27 Dec 2018

The environment - a key consideration at Givors Carrefour hypermarket in France

In order to anticipate the consequences of the F-Gas regulation and to reduce its carbon footprint, the Carrefour hypermarket installed a DNI smart-level leak detection system, and retrofitted its R404A refrigeration system to run on R448A according ... 
 22 Dec 2018

Only the best superflake ice for Gigha Halibut’s organic operation

Nestled off the west coast of Scotland is the tiny, picturesque Hebridean island of Gigha. Less than 150 miles from the hustle and bustle of Glasgow, this little pocket of serenity was known as God’s Island by the Vikings. It’s now home to one of ... 
 22 Dec 2018

StulzUK and Transtherm keep their cool on NGD expansion

When data centre superpower Next Generation Data (NGD) began the 100,000 square foot, ground floor expansion of its high security data centre in Newport, they relied on trusted supply chain partners Stulz UK and Transtherm Cooling Industries to ... 
The emerging circular economy concepts seeks to replace the linear concept. Instead of disposing of equipment after its initial service life ends, products and materials should be recovered and regenerated wherever possible.
 17 Dec 2018

LEED certification: evaporative cooling strategies for energy and water conservation

Evaporative cooling systems and their water treatment strategies help optimise building performance and contribute to Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) certification and other sustainability programmes. Even in areas challenged by ... 
ASERCOM president Wolfgang Zaremski.
 17 Dec 2018

Strengthening ASERCOM through new cooperations: an interview with Wolfgang Zaremski

Since 01 March 2018, Wolfgang Zaremski has been the president of the Association of European Refrigeration Component Manufacturers (ASERCOM). In this interview, he discusses his reasons for holding this office, his plans for the current term, the ... 
Inside the refurbished West Dunbartonshire Council HQ.
 7 Dec 2018

Grade A-listed building gets a breath of fresh air thanks to Waterloo

Five hundred staff have moved into a flagship council office building in Dumbarton following a £15.4m refurbishment.... 
 3 Dec 2018

Scotsman helps keep fish farm’s catch of the day at its very best

Nestled off the west coast of Scotland is the tiny, picturesque Hebridean island of Gigha. Less than 150 miles from the hustle and bustle of Glasgow, this little pocket of serenity was known as God’s Island by the Vikings. It’s now home to one of ... 
 3 Dec 2018

Hanwell makes Lite work of temperature monitoring for vets

Ensuring temperatures for cold chain storage are being maintained at the correct level around the clock is vital for vets, according to the business director at Paragon Veterinary Group, a leading Cumbrian practice.... 
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