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 5 Feb 2020

Code of Practice on skills, qualifications and training updated

The Institute of Refrigeration (IOR) and British Refrigeration Association (BRA) have just released the second edition of the joint IOR BRA Commercial Code of Practice: Skills, Qualifications and Training.... 
Mark Snooks.
 5 Feb 2020

Keysource appoints head of delivery

Keysource, a leading global data centre specialist, has appointed a senior professional with extensive experience within critical environments including data centres and the financial trading sector.... 
Melissa Pace.
 5 Feb 2020

Third student awarded the Koura Alasdair Sinclair Scholarship

The University of Manchester has announced that Melissa Pace is the third student to receive the Koura Alasdair Sinclair Scholarship.... 
Laurent Dolbeau, chief executive of the France Air Group.
 5 Feb 2020

France Air Group finalises acquisition of SIG Air Handling

The France Air group has completed its acquisition of SIG Air Handling, a division of the British group SIG.... 
 5 Feb 2020

ASERCOM tackles the time for change

Nearly 80 participants met in Brussels on 23 and 24 January 2020 for this year’s annual general meeting of ASERCOM. The changes in the refrigeration and air conditioning industry resulting from the F-Gas and Ecodesign Regulations were the central ... 
Left to right: Jack Newton and Dominic Dray.
 3 Feb 2020

UK’s best on Road to Shanghai includes RACHP apprentices

WorldSkills UK has now named the 137 apprentices and students who will join its talent programme for the ‘skills olympics’, including two apprentices from the RACHP industry who competed at the SkillFRIDGE 2019 final. The skills olympics will next ... 
 29 Jan 2020

Incentive takes centre stage

Incentive Tec, part of independent facilities services company Incentive FM Group, is celebrating after landing a significant new maintenance contract. Incentive Tec has been appointed by the Ambassador Theatre Group (ATG) to supply mechanical and ... 
 29 Jan 2020

Samsung presents the future of climate solutions for living and working space

The annual Climate Solutions Days 2020 took place in Lisbon, with customers, business partners and journalists learning about Samsung’s new products and solutions to transform indoor climates.... 
 29 Jan 2020

REFCOM welcomes greater ‘certainty’ as Brexit arrives

An agreement between the EU and the UK to continue the mutual recognition of professional certification should put minds at ease throughout the refrigeration and air conditioning industry, according to the UK’s primary F-Gas register REFCOM.... 
 28 Jan 2020

Relocation expands Climalife's horizons

Due to continuous growth, Climalife has moved to new offices in Bradley Stoke, Bristol.... 
Todd Rief.
 28 Jan 2020

Armstrong names Todd Rief chief executive

SA Armstrong has announced that Todd Rief has joined the organisation as Chief Executive Officer.... 
 28 Jan 2020

Arcus creates European cold chain infrastructure platform

Arcus Infrastructure Partners (“Arcus”), an independent fund manager focused on mid-market, value-add infrastructure investments in Europe, announced today the creation of, and a significant investment in, Constellation Cold Logistics (“... 
 28 Jan 2020

Unico enters UK domestic AC market with Bell

Bell Plumbing Supplies has been chosen as the exclusive UK distributor and training provider for US-based Unico Systems. The Missouri manufacturer of small duct heating, cooling and ventilation systems is looking to fulfil increasing demand for ... 
 27 Jan 2020

Brymec expands with purpose-built Gatwick centre

Building services company Brymec has expanded its presence in the market and moved into a state-of-the-art new site near Gatwick Airport.... 
 27 Jan 2020

A quiet payment revolution takes place in Wales

Last year’s collapse of Welsh-based company Dawnus Construction has hastened progress towards protecting SME payments in Welsh construction.... 
 23 Jan 2020

Refrigeration equipment donated to Cambridgeshire Army Cadets

Refrigeration manufacturer, Precision Refrigeration, launched a promotional campaign at Christmas offering registered charities free 'nearly new' fridges.... 
 23 Jan 2020

Obituary: Jane Simpson

The manager of Thermofrost Cryo’s Manchester office, Jane Simpson, unexpectedly passed away over the Christmas break.... 
 22 Jan 2020

CCS becomes Capital Cooling's spare parts partner

Capital Cooling Refrigeration has chosen Commercial Catering Spares (CCS), a member of the GEV group - a leading European spare parts business - as its UK spares partner.... 
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