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Terry Sharp.
 18 Mar 2020

Terry Sharp steps up as president of BCIA

The Building Controls Industry Association (BCIA) has announced Terry Sharp as its new President. Mr Sharp takes over from Jon Belfield who has held the role for the past two years.... 
L-R: Joseph O'Coonor and Matthew Westwood.
 18 Mar 2020

Samsung expands sales team

Samsung has appointed Joseph O’Connor as sales account manager for London and Southeast and Matthew Westwood, consultant sales manager for the Midlands, to its Climate Solutions team.... 
 17 Mar 2020

Coronavirus impact survey launched by engineering services bodies

Given the developing situation regarding coronavirus, a new engineering services industry survey has been launched by BESA, ECA and SELECT.... 
 17 Mar 2020

Kipp joins Condair

Humidity control and evaporative cooling specialist, Condair, has appointed Paul Kipp as area sales manager covering the north of England and Scotland. Mr Kipp will take on responsibility for expanding sales of humidifiers and dehumidifiers across ... 
 17 Mar 2020

Industry welcomes Budget commitment to green energy

Following last week’s Budget announcement, where Chancellor Rishi Sunak, pledged to create ‘high-wage, high-skill, low-carbon jobs of the future’, a specialist recruiter has voiced support for the Government’s commitment to green energy – but warned ... 
 16 Mar 2020

Aspen reaches for the sky

AUSTRALIA: Sky Refrigeration, an HVACR component manufacturer and supplier, has joined the Aspen Pumps Group a global leader in condensate pumps and accessories.... 
 12 Mar 2020

Chancellor’s Budget is ‘just the beginning’ for heat pump industry

The Heat Pump Association has welcomed the Chancellor’s Budget, announced on 11th March 2020, which sets out solid plans to fund the replacement of fossil fuel heating and invest in low carbon heating, but warns there is still much work to do in ... 
 12 Mar 2020

International Institute rebrands

The International Institute of Refrigeration (IIR) has launched its new brand identity.... 
 12 Mar 2020

Spain leads the way in alternative refrigerants training

SPAIN: In 2017 the Spanish Environment Ministry produced legislation that would require all air conditioning and refrigeration professional technicians to undergo a minimum of six hours of mandatory retraining in low GWP alternatives. As one of the ... 
 12 Mar 2020

BESA welcomes Budget infrastructure boost

The Building Engineering Services Association (BESA) has welcomed the additional £175 billion infrastructure investment over the next five years and SME support measures as part of the government’s response to the Coronavirus crisis announced today ... 
 11 Mar 2020

Swegon acquires Waterloo Air Products

Indoor climate company Swegon has acquired Kent-based Waterloo Air Products, a leading manufacturer of grilles and diffusers in the UK.... 
 11 Mar 2020

Scotsman confirms supply of ice machine systems is unaffected

Following the Italian government’s decision to lock down the country, Scotsman has confirmed that all its staff are safe and well and that production at the factory is unaffected. With factories in both Italy and China, the business has confirmed ... 
 11 Mar 2020

Emerson hosts E360 webinar

 
Neil Desmier  with technical sales manager Mike Carter.
 10 Mar 2020

iXus partners with LG

LG Electronics air conditioning business has announced the appointment of a new distributor in South Wales that will specialise in the provision of equipment for residential and small commercial installations.... 
 9 Mar 2020

BESA calls for renewed focus on diversity

he Building Engineering Services Association (BESA) marked International Women’s Day on Sunday by renewing its calls for a government strategy to diversify the workforce in the construction and engineering sectors.... 
 L-R: Kevin Carling, Darryl Smith, Andy Reah (director, AUK), Paul Hind (director, Secon).
 9 Mar 2020

AUK and Secon join forces for growth

Air conditioning and refrigeration specialist AUK Distribution and renewables expert Secon have formed a partnership to offer customers a comprehensive range of climate control products and services.... 
 9 Mar 2020

Ventilation business secures £500K funding line

FEL Group, a ventilation and air conditioning specialist with over 20 years’ experience in the industry has secured a £500,000 funding facility from Bibby Financial Services (BFS) to support its management buyout.... 
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