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 21 Jan 2020

Labour Peer introduces new payment bill

In a move to deal with payment abuse following the Carillion collapse two years ago, Labour peer Lord Mendelsohn is introducing a new payment Bill.... 
Toshiba Carrier's new factory at Gniezno in Poland.
 21 Jan 2020

Toshiba Carrier brings new manufacturing to Europe

Toshiba Carrier Corporation has announced the establishment of a new manufacturing subsidiary in Gniezno, a mid-western city of Poland. The heating, ventilating and air-conditioning (HVAC) joint venture between Toshiba Corporation and Carrier ... 
 20 Jan 2020

Fujitsu's new commercial manager

Fujitsu General Air Conditioning UK has appointed Phil Deverick as commercial manager for the UK and Ireland.... 
 20 Jan 2020

Greener future with Aggreko

Aggreko has cemented its position as a green supplier of temporary power, heating and cooling solutions after being certified to the Carbon Trust Standard and achieving ISO 50001:2018 certification.... 
The last Art of Compression took place in 2018 and had the motto ‘Moving Boundaries in Refrigeration, Air Conditioning and Heat Pumps (RACHP) – Outlook into the Future’
 20 Jan 2020

The art of compression

In March 2020 The Schaufler Foundation, together with the Technical University of Dresden and the Karlsruhe University of Applied Sciences, will host the sixth Art of Compression colloquium.... 
Laurence Roy, head of Güntner’s wholesale business line in Europe.
 17 Jan 2020

Güntner’s new strategic sales director

Laurence Roy became head of Güntner’s wholesale business line in Europe on 01 December 2019. The autonomous Güntner business line, headed by Ms Roy, has been integrated into Güntner’s company structure in order to meet the increasing requirements of ... 
 17 Jan 2020

Mexichem Fluor showcases new identity

Mexichem Fluor has unveiled a brand-new corporate identity, Koura, to reflect the company’s bold new aspirations, global footprint and innovative and diverse nature of its businesses.... 
 Riccardo Bianchi, group head of after-Sales and service for Carel.
 17 Jan 2020

New organisational structures at Carel

With the objective of improving customer service, Carel has set up a new organisational unit called ‘after-sales and service’, headed by Riccardo Bianchi, group head of after-Sales and service.... 
 17 Jan 2020

Belimo hits milestone

Belimo celebrates reaching the milestone of delivering 100 million actuators worldwide, products that optimise energy efficiency in buildings without sacrificing comfort.... 
David Dunn, Toshiba’s managing director for new equipment sales.
 17 Jan 2020

Toshiba celebrates carbon neutrality

Toshiba Air Conditioning is celebrating seven years of being carbon neutral, after becoming one of the first HVAC supplier in the UK to achieve the coveted status. Natural Capital Partners presented an award to Toshiba for its commitment to climate ... 
James Walton from Citroen hands keys to Helen Sharratt.
 13 Jan 2020

A new Coolair look for 2020

One-stop air conditioning specialists Coolair Equipment has unveiled a new fleet and a new look for 2020 – its 40th year of operations.... 
 13 Jan 2020

Pump House becomes Bosch master distributor

Pump House has become a Bosch ATP master distributor, stocking the full Bosch range of Robinair, Promax and TIF products from 10 Jan 2020.... 
 9 Jan 2020

Scotland to lead payment reform

The Building Engineering Services Association (BESA) has urged its members in Scotland to take part in the Scottish Government’s vital consultation about the practice of cash retentions. The Association hopes this will lead to landmark legislation ... 
Howard Noble, Beijer Ref UK & Ireland and Stephen Benton, Cool Concerns look forward to another successful year.
 9 Jan 2020

Beijer partners Cool Concerns for fourth term.

Beijer Ref UK & Ireland has appointed Cool Concerns as its exclusive training and support partner for natural refrigerants for the fourth consecutive year.... 
The SkillFRIDGE finalists with Jacinta Caden, Mark Forsyth and Ian Fisher.
 7 Jan 2020

Apprentices showed talent at SkillFRIDGE final 2019

The finals were held at the NEC in Birmingham and spanned several convention halls, where hundreds of apprentices from a wide range of industries and came together to compete to be the best in their sector. The atmosphere was filled with the nerves ... 
L-R: Darryl Smith - Managing Director AUK, Andrew Reah - Operations Director AUK, Ian Carroll - Chief Operating Officer Fujitsu General Air Conditioning UK
 7 Jan 2020

Fujitsu partners with AUK Distribution

Fujitsu General Air Conditioning UK and AUK Distribution have formed a new partnership which commenced at the start of January 2020 and strengthens the recent collaboration between Fujitsu General Air Conditioning UK and Italian Group GI Holdings (... 
 7 Jan 2020

Conex Bänninger invests in new acr training centre

Conex Bänninger has invested in a new training centre at its international headquarters in Kingswinford, West Midlands.... 
Nathan Wood (left), BESA Chief Executive David Frise (centre), and Rosamund Adoo Kissi-Debrah (right) at the 2019 BESA National Conference.
 7 Jan 2020

WHO advocates for air quality

The UK’s first World Health Organisation (WHO) advocate for air quality and health has joined the Building Engineering Services Association (BESA) group for Health and Wellbeing in Buildings to progress her campaign to turn buildings into safe ... 
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