ACR-News
Know what you want? Try our 'Supplier Directory' 

Latest Features

Lobby of The Swan at Streatley.
 12 Dec 2019

The Swan at Streatley gets AC upgrade

The Swan at Streatley has been equipped with Toshiba Carrier UK’s (TCUK) variable refrigerant flow (VRF) air conditioning and digital inverter (DI) split systems as part of a major refurbishment.... 
Edinburgh Airport opened in 1916 and welcomed more than 14 million passengers through its doors last year.
 10 Dec 2019

First class service delivered to airport lounge

Ecomech has recently worked with Edinburgh Airport to provide mechanical services for restaurant, bar, kitchen and toilet facilities at its No.1 Lounge.... 
AWA celebrates its 140th anniversary.
 5 Dec 2019

140 years of AWA

Armaturenwerk Altenburg (AWA) was founded in 1879, this year marks the 140th anniversary of this traditional Thuringian company.... 
Paul Graham of Haydon Mechanical and Electrical, with Paul Smith of Ciat UK.
 4 Dec 2019

Comfort in the tallest residential building

Landmark Pinnacle, a new 75-storey development under construction in Canary Wharf that is set to be the tallest residential building in Western Europe, will be heated and cooled by bespoke Ciat air conditioning.... 
The R499A spiral freezer system.
 10 Oct 2019

Star meets James T Blakeman & Co expansion expectations

Star Refrigeration and its group business, Starfrost, have successfully worked in collaboration to install a new Helix Spiral freezer at James T Blakeman’s Millennium Way production facility in Newcastle-under-Lyme. Star delivered a cost-effective, ... 
Triangulum: Digital Manchester.
 27 Sep 2019

€30 Million Triangulum project reaches conclusion

The award-winning Triangulum project is drawing to a close as the participating cities in the pioneering project begin to share the first results from the five-year long future smart cities programme.... 
The new CTL building at the University of Birmingham.
 27 Sep 2019

Trox air management best in class for Uni lab project

Trox Easylab air management systems, VAV units, and fume cupboard controllers have been chosen to optimise energy efficiency at the new BREEAM 'Excellent'-rated Collaborative Teaching Laboratory (CTL) at the University of Birmingham.... 
Gary Dicker, technical director at DHD Cooling.
 20 Sep 2019

Is your cooling tower working correctly?

Gary Dicker, technical director at DHD Cooling, explains the importance of thermal performance testing on evaporative cooling towers.... 
One Benjamin, a new mixed-use address in Farringdon, Central London.
 19 Sep 2019

New underfloor AC system for London development

One Benjamin is a new mixed-use address in Central London for which AET has provided a flexible underfloor air conditioning system to replace the original downflow design.... 
 11 Sep 2019

J&E Hall condensing units installed in dry-ageing room

J&E Hall Commercial Condensing Units are helping to ensure that meat is processed to the highest standards in a newly-built dry-ageing room on the Isle of Wight. This investment in new cooling equipment is part of a larger project to streamline ... 
 10 Sep 2019

All change at Farringdon East for Trox FCUs

Trox UK has been selected by MACE MEP Services to provide PWX fan-coils and grilles for the new office development at Farringdon East Crossrail Station over-site development in central London.... 
The new upgrade was installed at the company's cake bakery in Halifax, where household favourites such as McVitie's Jamaica Ginger cake are baked.
 4 Sep 2019

Starfrost designs new cooling system for Pladis

Starfrost has implemented a new, custom-built, spiral cooling system for Pladis, the global snacking company behind McVitie’s.... 
The Donna Louise Children’s Hospice in Staffordshire.
 4 Sep 2019

TF and Fujitsu team up to support The Donna Louise Hospice

TF Solutions has partnered with Fujitsu General Air Conditioning UK, along with Pump House and Conex Bänninger's >B< MaxiPro, to supply and install a heat recovery VRF air conditioning system at The Donna Louise Children’s Hospice in Staffordshire.... 
Matthew Bilvestone, Coldstore refrigeration engineer at Greenyard Frozen,King’s Lynn site.
 27 Aug 2019

Greenyard Frozen improves ammonia safety compliance

With 20 tons of hazardous ammonia on site and a packing capacity of 500 tons of quality frozen food per day, refrigerant leaks posed a costly problem not just in case of slowing production but also for safety compliance. Greenyard Frozen needed a ... 
No.1 Great Central Square is part of a £50 million regeneration scheme in the heart of Leicester city.
 27 Aug 2019

VRF chosen for Leicester City re-gen scheme

Toshiba’s Variable Refrigerant Flow (VRF) air conditioning has been chosen to provide high-efficiency cooling and heating for No.1 Great Central Square, part of a £50million regeneration scheme in the heart of Leicester.... 
Gubba Cold Storage
 27 Aug 2019

Thermal imaging detects insulation defects

Gubba Cold Storage offers its customers cold storage facilities for a wide range of products, from plant seeds to pharmaceuticals. Every product has its own prescribed storage requirements so it is essential that Gubba’s 11 cold storage units ... 
University of Warwickshire sports hub climbing wall.
 22 Aug 2019

Waterloo delivers fresh air to new sports hub

A £50 million project, bringing world-class sporting and leisure facilities to Warwickshire, has received a new cooling and ventilation system from Waterloo.... 
Mark Donoghue, director at DHD Cooling.
 19 Aug 2019

Boost savings and cooling performance

Cooling tower OEMs often assemble their systems from a collection of components manufactured by multiple suppliers selected to meet both technical and commercial challenges to create a bespoke range of cooling towers. Here, Mark Donoghue, director ... 
Older news articles

archive View Older News items by Year/Month
ACR News is the number one magazine in the air conditioning and refrigeration industry. Don’t miss out, subscribe today!
Subcribe to ACR News

Diary

GWP > 2,500 ban
Fujitsu "The Latest Technology" Rob Broughton Ultimate Air
IOR - The Latest Technology
Asercom annual general assembly
ASHRAE Winter Conference