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Stuart Kay.
 13 Oct 2020

Airedale makes its mark in the data centre sector

Leeds-based Airedale International has received the largest single order in its 46 year history. The order, which was confirmed during lock-down, is for a Frankfurt based co-location data centre and is worth approximately £10m.... 
 13 Oct 2020

Worldskills webinar: How to turn your idea into a business

Worldskills will be holding a webinar on Thursday 29 October, 12:00-13:00pm, entitled ‘How to Turn your Idea into a Business’ as part of its ongoing commitment to support all those who registered to take part in its competitions this year, which ... 
 13 Oct 2020

Chillventa: Emerson goes digital

Emerson will be part of the digital Chillventa eSpecial with a dedicated company profile page and its team of experts available for virtual chats, calls and meetings from October 13 to 15 2020.... 
 13 Oct 2020

Chillventa: Carel talks air quality, natural refrigerants and services

Carel has organised nine round tables for the Chillventa eSpecial, the first virtual edition of the international exhibition for the air conditioning, refrigeration, ventilation and heat pump sectors. On top of these, the company will also be ... 
 12 Oct 2020

Caden wins HRS World Refrigeration Day Award

Hampshire Refrigeration Society has chosen Jacinta Caden, as the winner of the 2020 HRS World Refrigeration Day Award.... 
 12 Oct 2020

Condair expands service team

Condair has expanded its service team and further strengthened its support for customers in the North of England with the appointment of Daniel Kirk, based out of West Yorkshire.... 
 9 Oct 2020

Star Refrigeration celebrates 50 years of innovation

As the UK’s leading industrial refrigeration company gets ready to celebrate its 50th anniversary on 12 October, group managing director Dr Andy Pearson has written ‘Per Ardua’ – The Story of Star Refrigeration 1970-2020, telling the story of ... 
 8 Oct 2020

ASERCOM and EPEE present F-Gas, Covid-19 and EU legislation at the Chillventa eSpecial

The Association of European Refrigeration Component Manufacturers (ASERCOM) and the European Partnership for Energy & the Environment (EPEE) will be partnering at the Chillventa eSpecial to discuss the challenges and opportunities the HVAC&R ... 
Kelly Bullivant.
 8 Oct 2020

Bullivant steps up at Fujitsu

Kelly Bullivant is moving on from product and marketing co-ordinator to take up her new role as distribution account manager at Fujitsu General Air Conditioning UK.... 
 7 Oct 2020

BESA calls for greater focus on IAQ

The Building Engineering Services Association (BESA) says there should be more emphasis placed on the quality of air inside buildings ahead of this year’s national Clean Air Day on Thursday 8 October.... 
Roland 'Roly' Gurner.
 6 Oct 2020

Gurner joins Oceanair

Roland Gurner has joined Oceanair UK to head up the air-to-water division. Mr Gurner comes with nearly 10 years’ experience designing, installing and commissioning all things renewable with a particular focus on air source heat pumps.... 
 5 Oct 2020

U-3ARC makes history

The first General Assembly of the newly founded Pan-African Union of Associations of African Actors in Refrigeration and air-Conditioning (U-3ARC) took place on 24 September 2020, seen by many as the beginning of a new chapter in the history of ... 
 5 Oct 2020

FETA lunch postponed

The Federation of Environmental Trade Associations (FETA) has taken the decision to postpone its Annual Luncheon, which was due to take place at The Brewery, London, on Thursday 10 December, having been rearranged from its usual April date.... 
 1 Oct 2020

Skillfridge competition cycle postponed to 2021

Due to the ongoing Covid-19 situation and with the safety of competitors, judges and supporters paramount, Skillfridge will not be going ahead for 2020.... 
Matthew Toone.
 30 Sep 2020

Toone joins Bacharach

Bacharach, a provider of HVAC-R gas instrumentation, has appointed Matthew Toone as chief executive officer. Mr Toone joins Bacharach from Emerson, where he served as vice president of sales, service and solutions for Emerson’s cold chain platform. ... 
Jose Manuel Alves.
 30 Sep 2020

Alves appointed UK and IRE country manager for Panasonic

Panasonic has announced the appointment of Jose Manuel Alves as the new UK and IRE country manager for the heating and cooling division.... 
Rolf Brink (left) and Matt Evans.
 24 Sep 2020

Cool wars: Data centre cooling experts go head-to-head

Two leading players in the data centre cooling market are to go head-to-head in a live online showdown on Wednesday 14 October at 3pm to debate whether air or liquid represents the future of data centre cooling.... 
 24 Sep 2020

How philanthropy can bend the cold chains emissions curve

A new report from the Carbon Trust, Net zero cold chains for food – A discussion document on the case for philanthropic action, outlines the challenge of reducing emissions from rapidly growing food cold chains and how philanthropy can help ‘bend ... 
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