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 23 Apr 2020

Webinar: A2L refrigerants from Climalife

Climalife is organising a webinar for refrigeration installers and technicians on A2L refrigerants, in partnership with Honeywell and Tecumseh, on 7 May.... 
 23 Apr 2020

BCIA launches online training

The Building Controls Industry Association (BCIA) has launched an online training programme for its full suite of training courses.... 
 23 Apr 2020

Employers more worried about safety than penalties

Building services employers are more worried about keeping their workers safe than being sued over project delays, according to the Building Engineering Services Association (BESA).... 
 22 Apr 2020

Interactive, online accredited CIBSE CPDs now available from Panasonic

Panasonic has introduced a series of interactive, online accredited CIBSE CPD courses to enhance skills during these unprecedented times. The CPD courses have been developed by Panasonic and support learning in a variety of heating and cooling ... 
 22 Apr 2020

BESA calls for help with site safety guidance

The Building Engineering Services Association (BESA) and the Electrical Contractors’ Association (ECA) are spearheading work to produce site safety guidance for the mechanical and electrical (M&E) sector and is calling for industry feedback.... 
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 22 Apr 2020

IoR Webinar: The search for the best HFC replacement

Following the success of his presentation on low GWP refrigerants in small air conditioning systems back in November, J&E Hall Gold Medal Winner, Mark McLinden will be giving the talk again as a webinar on 5 May.... 
 21 Apr 2020

Military blueprint points way for industry reform

The military-style planning used to deliver emergency NHS projects during the COVID-19 crisis should be used to inspire long-term industry reform, according to the Building Engineering Services Association (BESA).... 
 21 Apr 2020

BPMA launches Online Pump Engineering Forum

The British Pump Manufacturers Association (BPMA) has launched a standalone online Pump Engineering Forum. Aimed at plant, process and maintenance engineers, consultants and buyers within end-user industries, along with pump manufacturers and ... 
 17 Apr 2020

CIBSE launches webinar series to share knowledge

With the Coronavirus outbreak compelling businesses to embrace remote working it is more important than ever that building services engineers continue with their professional development (CPD).... 
 16 Apr 2020

IOR to host a webinar on UK cooling in India

The IOR will be hosting a webinar on 28 April presenting the current challenges and commercial opportunities for sustainable cooling and the cold-chain in India and how the UK and its expertise can support solutions in this major growth sector.... 
 15 Apr 2020

Williams' guide to decommissioning coldrooms

Williams has produced guides to decommissioning cold rooms, to go alongside its guides on freezers and refrigerators. The company has produced two versions of all the guides – a quick guide, which gives the essentials, and an engineer’s guide, ... 
 15 Apr 2020

IIR highlights essential role of cooling

The International Institute of Refrigeration (IIR) is adding its voice to the call on governments worldwide to allow the ongoing operation of essential services provided by refrigeration stakeholders.... 
 14 Apr 2020

SkillFRIDGE 2020: Deadline for registration extended to 5 May

Talented apprentices and students in the air conditioning and refrigeration industry that wish to kick start their RACHP careers and hone their skills are invited to register for SkillFRIDGE 2020, with the deadline for registrations now extended to ... 
 8 Apr 2020

BESA opens support page for furloughed workers

The Building Engineering Services Association (BESA) has set up a Facebook support page for furloughed workers in the building services sector.... 
 8 Apr 2020

BESA urges clients to release retention money

The Building Engineering Services Association (BESA) has supported a plea to the government to instruct construction clients to release £4.5bn currently being withheld from contractors in the form or retention payments.... 
 8 Apr 2020

Eurovent calls for shutdowns to exclude HVACR businesses

DUBAI: Eurovent Middle East, along with the Eurovent Association and other industry organisations warn of severe consequences to critical infrastructure.... 
 6 Apr 2020

Don’t forget mental health during crisis, says BESA

Employers should prepare for a likely surge in mental health problems during the current lockdown, according to the Building Engineering Services Association (BESA).... 
 6 Apr 2020

FETA confirms new date for Annual Luncheon

Due to the spread of Coronavirus and the subsequent lockdown the Federation of Environmental Trade Associations (FETA) has postponed its Annual Luncheon originally scheduled for Thursday 23rd April 2020. The Lunch has now been re-arranged for ... 
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