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 2 Jul 2020

Magni appointed Lu-Ve sales director of cooling systems

The Lu-Ve Group is reinforcing its management structure with the arrival of Roberto Magni as the new sales director, cooling systems.... 
 2 Jul 2020

Employers urged to join push for skills strategy

The Building Engineering Services Association (BESA) is inviting companies, individuals and relevant organisations to join a major new initiative tasked with extending the current skills strategy for the building services sector.... 
Natalie Clemson on CC Live.
 2 Jul 2020

Female engineers highlight changing industry attitudes

MORE work needs to be done to encourage women to take up and stay in engineering, according to some of the East Midlands’ leading female voices in the profession.... 
 26 Jun 2020

Cooling sustains life, says EPEE on WRD

EPEE, the European Partnership for Energy and the Environment, published its #CountOnCooling video about the cold chain and how cooling sustains life on World Refrigeration Day (WRD).... 
 26 Jun 2020

Pastorfrigor GB sponsors WRD

World Refrigeration Day is an international awareness campaign to raise the profile of the refrigeration, air-conditioning and heat-pump sector and focuses attention on the significant role that the industry and its technology play in modern life ... 
 26 Jun 2020

Scotland backs six new apprentice routes

Apprentices in Scotland have six new routes to specialist qualifications thanks to the work of the building engineering sector’s leading skills organisation.... 
 26 Jun 2020

New report shows why cold chain matters

The Cold Chain Federation has published a new report demonstrating the critical importance of the cold chain to UK food supply, food safety and reducing food waste.... 
 25 Jun 2020

Crisis makes world even more dependent on cooling

Society has become even more dependent on cooling technologies during the Covid-19 pandemic, according to the Building Engineering Services Association (BESA).... 
 24 Jun 2020

Star celebrates as WRD sponsor

Star Refrigeration is one of the official sponsors of World Refrigeration Day, an international celebration of the industry - also called ‘The Coolest Day of the Year’.... 
 24 Jun 2020

IoR calls for new members

With public meetings and work place attendance still limited at the moment and yet so many people still needing to access technical information, on line training and networking, the IOR is making some temporary changes to our membership processes to ... 
 24 Jun 2020

BESA and SFG20 support the UK BIM Alliance

The Building Engineering Services Association (BESA) and its widely used facilities management solution SFG20 have become affiliates of the UK BIM Alliance.... 
 22 Jun 2020

BESA mourns ‘tireless servant’ Norman Mitchell

The Building Engineering Services Association (BESA) has paid tribute to one of the air conditioning and refrigeration industry’s leading figures, Norman Mitchell.... 
 22 Jun 2020

Carel launches healthcare website

Carel has launched a website devoted entirely to healthcare. With three different sections, the site highlights the close relationship between relative humidity control and air quality, and consequently personal well-being.... 
 19 Jun 2020

Mostra postponed until March 2022

In February, Reed Exhibitions postponed MCE – Mostra Convegno Expocomfort 2020 from March to September as a result of Covid-19. With the situation still ongoing, the exhibition has been postponed again until March 2022.... 
 19 Jun 2020

Star supports career celebration for INWED

Star Refrigeration is supporting International Women in Engineering Day by sponsoring a celebration of women working in the UK refrigeration, air conditioning and heat pump sector.... 
 19 Jun 2020

Same quality, new name for IOR Service Engineers’ Section

Over 20 years ago the IOR launched a section to provide good quality information for service engineers – a move to address practical skills and recognise the importance of the service section. Today however, we have to recognised that the section ... 
 18 Jun 2020

Focus on opportunities not barriers, say female engineers

More positive messages about the success of women in engineering would encourage greater numbers of recruits, a group of female engineers told an industry meeting last week.... 
 18 Jun 2020

The IOR celebrates WRD with #rachpheroes campaign

The acr industry has been working hard to keep essential services running in vital sectors including supermarkets and hospitals and to help in their local community in recent months, and the Institute of Refrigeration (IOR) has launched a campaign ... 
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