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 20 Aug 2007

Industry leaders flock to ICR 2007

SCIENTISTS and industry leaders from 61 countries are arriving in Beijing to attend the 22nd International Congress of Refrigeration, this week. 
 17 Aug 2007

Worthington Nicholls expects profit loss

THE Worthington Nicholls Group has announced it expects its profits to fall below market expectations, for the financial year ending September 30, 2007. 
 16 Aug 2007

Big Brother's ac provider sees operating profit soar by 44%

THE Vp group, owners of Climate Hire, report its operating profit has risen dramatically by 44% to £16.5m for the quarter ended March 31 2007. 
 6 Aug 2007

Airedale four recall their 80 years in the industry

FOUR service engineers hired by Airedale International have clocked up 80 years’ experience between them 
 11 Jun 2007

4% growth in UK HVAC Industry by 2010

UK HVAC industry can expect 4% growth over next three years according to a report by AMA Research. 
 9 Mar 2007

Johnson sells Bristol compressor business

JOHNSON Controls has finally sold the Bristol compressor business it acquired along with York International last year. The Virginia-based manufacturer has been acquired by KPS Capital Partners for an undisclosed sum. 
 9 Mar 2007

Alfa Laval to buy Helpman

ALFA Laval is to acquire air Dutch heat exchanger firm Helpman BV for an undisclosed sum. 
 9 Mar 2007

Air conditioning on the NHS

THE NHS is to offer portable air conditioning units to up to 1 million people with serious lung conditions. 
 2 Mar 2007

Copeland compressor is

THE Copeland Digital Scroll compressor was star of the show at the recent
AHR Expo in Dallas, Texas. 
 2 Mar 2007

Environment the winner in night of the stars

THE environment was one of the main winners at last night's glittering ACR News Awards presentation evening at the ICC in Birmingham. 
 2 Mar 2007

J&E Hall remanufactures the scroll

J&E HALL has unveiled what is believed to be the first remanufactured scroll compressor at the RAC Show in Birmingham this week. The new Rescroll unit will be cost around two-thirds of the price of a new one. 
 2 Mar 2007

Domestic ac: We hope it never happens

MITSUBISHI Electric has raised the question as to whether a growth in domestic air conditioning in the UK is in the best interests of the consumer, the industry, the country and the environment. 
 2 Mar 2007

LG to open Saudi plant

LG Electronics is to open a new air conditioning plant in Saudi Arabia. 
 23 Feb 2007

Daikin in chiller joint venture

Daikin is reported to have entered into a centrifugal chiller development agreement with Japanese engineering firm Ishikawajima-Harima Heavy Industries (IHI). 
 23 Feb 2007

Armacell has new owners

INSULATION manufacturer Armacell International has been acquired by asset management firm Investcorp from the previous investors Gilde Investment Management and CVC Capital Partners. The terms of the transaction were not disclosed. 
 23 Feb 2007

Young blood signals change in refrigeration industry

A NEW report predicts a radical change in the UK refrigeration equipment industry after a wave of new appointments at boardroom level. 
 23 Feb 2007

Fujitsu builds new r&d centre

JAPANESE air conditioning manufacturer Fujitsu is to build a new r&d centre at its head office site in Kawasaki. 
 23 Feb 2007

Pump House lands prize Bass

EX-WOLSELEY man Dave Bass has been appointed as managing director of Nottingham-based air conditioning and refrigeration distributor Pump House. 
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