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 2 Dec 2022

Wozair Group acquires North Sea Ventilation and Air Conditioning Ltd

Wozair Energy Holdings, one of the largest global manufacturers of HVAC equipment in the energy and marine industries, announced that it has recently completed its acquisition of North Sea Ventilation and Air Conditioning Limited (NSV & AC).... 
 2 Dec 2022

Honeywell increases production of Solstice ze

Honeywell today has doubled production capacity of Honeywell Solstice ze (HFO-1234ze) at its Baton Rouge facility in the United States. Solstice ze is used in foam insulation, as an aerosol propellant, and in refrigeration and air conditioning ... 
 2 Dec 2022

Low carbon heating set to reach tipping point

New research by Samsung reveals that events on the world stage and greater knowledge about low carbon heating solutions means 70% of heating industry professionals think heat pumps could become commonplace in British homes as early as 2025 to 2030.... 
Dr Ina Colombo-Youla, president-elect.
 1 Dec 2022

International Network for Women in Cooling appoints first president

Formed this year, the International Network for Women in Cooling (INWIC) has appointed its first president and president-elect. Colleen Keyworth was voted in by the board as president to serve as of 1 January 2023 with Dr. Ina Colombo-Youla as ... 
Marshal Packer.
 1 Dec 2022

Apprentices key for Aermec’s future growth

With increasing demand for service and maintenance engineers, Aermec has welcomed a new apprentice to the company. Marshal Packer has joined the service division where he will work alongside experienced engineers whilst studying to gain a recognised ... 
 24 Nov 2022

Star Refrigeration sponsors IOR low carbon conference

Senior engineering experts from Star Refrigeration will discuss how end users of cooling equipment can boost energy efficiency and play a major role in achieving a sustainable low carbon future.... 
 21 Nov 2022

Climalife UK Technical Event 2022

On 3 November 2022, Climalife welcomed guests to its first face-to-face Technical Event since 2019.... 
 17 Nov 2022

Chemours and Honeywell join forces to enable reclamation and recycling of refrigerants

The Chemours Company and Honeywell have launched a pilot program to enable qualified companies to recycle and reclaim R-448A - also known as Honeywell Solstice N40, R-449A, and Opteon XP40 - patented HFO refrigerant blends in the European Union and ... 
 10 Nov 2022

Nidec celebrates Marino Bassi's 50 years of contribution to the refrigeration industry

In 2022, Marino Bassi, key account senior advisor at Nidec Global Appliance, completes 50 years of career as an influential and respected professional of the refrigeration industry in Europe. As a member of the Embraco team since 1994, which is now ... 
Sam Gills.
 9 Nov 2022

Star Refrigeration backs new campaign to encourage more young people to consider technical careers

Star’s cooling and heating technicians take part in the Gatsby Foundation’s campaign, ‘Technicians: We Make the Difference’, to help raise awareness of technician careers and the various routes into them.... 
 9 Nov 2022

Trane Technologies acquires AL-KO Air Technology

Trane Technologies has acquired AL-KO Air Technology, a division of AL-KO SE, based in Jettingen-Scheppach, Germany, effective November 1, 2022.... 
 9 Nov 2022

Invertek appoints new HVACR business development manager

Invertek Drives has appointed Mike Carman as executive business development manager for the HVAC-R sector.... 
Tom Clayton, Clyne Albertelli, Dylan Brennan and Craig Hamilton.
 9 Nov 2022

New Engineering Academy aims to develop industry wide skills

Engineers are developing their capabilities across all industries through a new skills academy launched by a young entrepreneur. The inaugural Engineering Academy hosted by Co-Lab Engineering, a new start-up venture launched this year by 26-year-old ... 
 9 Nov 2022

Actuate UK urges UK Government to work with ‘vital’ engineering services to deliver Net Zero

UK Net Zero opportunities are burgeoning, according to Actuate UK, the alliance of engineering services. The sector is at the heart of the accelerating pace of change as the country races to achieve its targets. Engineering services are already ... 
 4 Nov 2022

IOR welcomes new trustees and hands over to next president

At the AGM on 03 November, the IOR announced the results of its Trustee Elections. Three members stood for the two vacancies this year, and members elected Paul Singh FInstR and Damian Wiszniewski MInstR to join the IOR Board of Trustees.... 
 3 Nov 2022

Flint joins Haier Europe

Deane Flint has been appointed head of Northern Europe for Haier Europe HVAC, a global leader in comfort cooling offering residential, commercial and applied air conditioning solutions. Deane is a familiar face in the refrigeration and air ... 
 3 Nov 2022

Toshiba latest sign up for HVACR Live

The latest big name to sign up to exhibit at 2023's HVAC and Refrigeration Live Show is Toshiba Air Conditioning, a global leader in high-efficiency, high-performance air conditioning for commercial buildings and homes.... 
Ken Logan.
 3 Nov 2022

Refrigerants – a key part of the sustainability solution for net zero

Since the Montreal Protocol, the RACHP sector has had to find a series of alternative solutions first to ozone-depleting and more recently to higher GWP refrigerants. But there is still a lot of work to be done to address the large quantities of ... 
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