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 18 Jan 2019

Kgroup becomes Koxka in strategic rebrand

Industrial refrigeration specialist Kgroup has undergone a name change as part of its new strategic plan.... 
 16 Jan 2019

What’s in store for tradespeople in 2019

2019 will be all about Brexit, whatever the outcome. The construction industry, along with the rest of the UK, is still awaiting clarity on what the future may hold and what it will mean for tradespeople and the wider construction industry.... 
Neil Hitching.
 13 Jan 2019

Toshiba rolls out flammables training

Toshiba Air Conditioning has launched its Flammable Refrigerant Training Programme for installers, designed to ensure safe handling of R32 and other flammable refrigerants during installation, servicing and ongoing operation.... 
 13 Jan 2019

HRS and IOR to hold Technical Breakfast Briefing

The Hampshire Refrigeration Society (HRS) is inviting industry to its next meeting, to be held in conjunction with the Institute of Refrigeration (IOR) on Tuesday 29 January at the premises of acr training specialist Business Edge.... 
Dantherm Group's Karl Lowe.
 10 Jan 2019

Karl Lowe shares plans for Dantherm Group

Dantherm Group has appointed new Group Service vice president, Karl Lowe, to enhance service and spare parts across the firm's global offices.... 
Brent Hall.
 10 Jan 2019

2019 predictions for the refrigerant industry

Following a drive towards the use of more efficient and environmentally friendly refrigerants in 2018, Brent Hall, group technical manager at ICS Cool Energy, reflects on the challenges and successes of the previous year and what lies ahead for the ... 
Paul Smith, CIAT UK head of sales, at the new Leatherhead training centre.
 9 Jan 2019

CIAT UK opens two new training centres

Two new training centres from CIAT UK have been established to update customers on the company’s latest air movement and air conditioning technology.... 
Luke Ashton (left) and Andrew Saunders.
 9 Jan 2019

Kershaw rings in 2019 with two top level promotions

Cambridge-based building services company, Kershaw Mechanical Services, has welcomed the New Year with two senior management promotions.... 
 8 Jan 2019

2019 brings new class of filter efficiency

Leading filter manufacturer Camfil has welcomed the new classification for air filter energy efficiency introduced by Eurovent.... 
 8 Jan 2019

Terry Sharp is new BCIA vice president

The Building Controls Industry Association (BCIA) has announced Terry Sharp as its new vice president.... 
 8 Jan 2019

Honeywell partners with Mexichem to distribute R448A

Honeywell has entered into an agreement with Mexichem to distribute Solstice N40 (R448A) in the EU, following rising demand for the product due to F-Gas regulations and greater energy efficiency requirements.... 
 6 Jan 2019

Carel reports threefold increase in natural refrigerant projects

For control solutions provider Carel, the number of CO2 projects with DC inverter technology has tripled since 2017, with the purchase of natural refrigerants instead of traditional gases making for a total saving of one million euros.... 
 6 Jan 2019

Sauermann grows UK team

Sauermann Group has appointed Ian Mellor as business development manager and Sam Newman as its marketing and communications officer.... 
 6 Jan 2019

Modine granted Hot Gas Reheat System patent

Modine Manufacturing Company has been granted a patent for the Hot Gas Reheat (HGRH) System option used in its Atherion Commercial Packaged Ventilation units.... 
 6 Jan 2019

Carrier chooses Opteon XL41 to replace R410A

R454B, Chemours' next-generation refrigerant sold as Opteon XL41, has been selected by Carrier as the primary lower global warming potential (GWP) refrigerant to replace R410A in ducted residential and light commercial packaged products sold by the ... 
Inside one of the new studios.
 6 Jan 2019

Coolair completes contract for new David Lloyd studios

Air conditioning installation specialist Coolair Equipment has helped fans of Europe’s hottest new fitness craze to keep cool.... 
 3 Jan 2019

Star Refrigeration launches Community Involvement Programme

Star Refrigeration has reinforced its social credentials with the introduction of the Star Community Involvement Programme (SCIP), a formal corporate scheme which has been recently rolled out across the company to formalise its long-standing ... 
 21 Dec 2018

Cool Designs parts ways with Panasonic

Cool Designs has terminated its distribution agreement with Panasonic as part of its ongoing strategic growth plan.... 
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