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 25 Jun 2019

Pacair celebrates 15 years as VAR

A specialist in the design and supply of bespoke air conditioning and a Mitsubishi Electric Value-Added Reseller (VAR), Pacair has now been supporting customers with value added services for 15 years.... 
 25 Jun 2019

World Refrigeration Day

Industry has embraced the inaugural World Refrigeration Day (WRD) with events happening all over the world.... 
 25 Jun 2019

SkillFRIDGE supports World Refrigeration Day

The SkillFRIDGE RACHP apprentice competition will be hosting its penultimate regional heat at the Practical Refrigeration Training Centre in Burnley on 26 June, in a show of support for the inaugural World Refrigeration Day.... 
 24 Jun 2019

Skillcard updates health and safety requirements

In the next of a series of moves to enhance the robustness of cardholder qualifications, CSCS and Skillcard are requiring all applicants to have satisfactorily completed the CITB health, safety and environment test or approved equivalent.... 
 24 Jun 2019

Waterloo launches web chat

Waterloo Air Products, a leading UK manufacturer of ventilation grilles, diffusers, weather louvres and VAV systems, has added a live chat function for its website visitors.... 
 24 Jun 2019

Emerson sponsors World Refrigeration Day

Emerson will be a sponsor of World Refrigeration Day on 26 June. Celebrated on the 195th birthday of physicist and engineer Lord Kelvin, this inaugural annual event is intended to raise awareness and understanding of the significant role that ... 
 24 Jun 2019

SEC Group urges government to act fast on late payment

The Specialist Engineering Contractors’ (SEC) Group has welcomed government’s efforts to address the practice of late payments in industry, but says there is more to be done to ensure implementation and enforcement.... 
 24 Jun 2019

Top 50 Women in Engineering revealed

From the cooling sector, Jacinta Caden of Critical Project Services and Lisa-Jayne Cook of J & E Hall have made the Top 50 Women in Engineering list.... 
 24 Jun 2019

BCIA challenges industry to save energy

The Building Controls Industry Association (BCIA) is encouraging people in the building controls sector to make one small change to their everyday lives to improve energy efficiency in buildings and create a more sustainable future.... 
 20 Jun 2019

Changes at the top at FETA

The Federation of Environmental Trade Associations (FETA) has announced two changes to its senior officer roles.... 
 17 Jun 2019

Smart factory project seeks research expertise

An ambitious partnership to create one of Scotland’s smartest factories is seeking two research engineers to help deliver the project over the next three years.... 
 17 Jun 2019

BSRIA welcomes net zero carbon commitment

BSRIA has welcomed government's decision to commit the UK to a net zero target for greenhouse gas emissions by 2050 following recent recommendations from the Committee on Climate Change (CCC).... 
Aaron Macfarlane.
 17 Jun 2019

Primalec appoints senior product manager

UK producer of leak control and air conditioning service solutions, Primalec, has appointed Aaron Macfarlane as senior product manager, acr.... 
 17 Jun 2019

HRS to support World Refrigeration Day with special award

The Hampshire Refrigeration Society will show its support for World Refrigeration Day, taking place on 26 June, by presenting a special award at its annual golf event on 18 July.... 
 17 Jun 2019

IOR Young Engineers hold first meeting

The Institute of Refrigeration (IOR) Young Engineers’ Network met recently at Clade Engineering for an event which combined a site tour and opportunities for young RACHP engineers to make new contacts within their industry.... 
 17 Jun 2019

Mexichem joins fight against illegal refrigerants

Refrigerant manufacturer and supplier Mexichem has become part of a new communications group for the European Fluorocarbons Technical Committee (EFCTC).... 
 17 Jun 2019

HPA responds to 2050 carbon pledge

The Heat Pump Association (HPA) has welcomed the government’s announcement that the UK will become the first major nation to commit to reaching a net-zero carbon emissions target by 2050, but warns that clear policy and a widespread adoption of ... 
 13 Jun 2019

Daikin launches refrigerant reclaiming initiatives at partner conference

At its D1 Partner Event, held on 13 June at the Park Plaza Westminster Bridge, Daikin UK announced a series of initiatives focused on increasing the use of reclaimed refrigerants within the market and promoting a circular economy within building ... 
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