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 21 Jan 2019

DiversiTech acquires Stride Tool

DiversiTech has acquired Ohio-based Stride Tool, a global original equipment manufacturer of American-made speciality hand tools known for their proven durability.... 
 21 Jan 2019

HND Interior Design students win trip to Clivet factory

Fife College students Susan Crombie and Mercedes DeQuer have won a trip to Italy to visit the Clivet factory and learn more about heat pump systems.... 
Left to right: Neil Skinner, owner of Oldham firm Johnson Bros, with Debbie Abrahams MP and Rudi Klein.
 21 Jan 2019

SEC Group backs new Bill on project bank accounts

Oldham East and Saddleworth MP Debbie Abrahams has proposed a Ten Minute Rule Bill calling for payments on government and public authority contracts to be made through a project bank account system. The Bill is fully supported by the Specialist ... 
Tony Fleming.
 21 Jan 2019

Condair makes senior sales apppointment

Humidification specialist Condair has appointed Tony Fleming as its head of sales cluster for Northern Europe.... 
 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.... 
 17 Dec 2018

Jet Environmental wins largest project to date

Jet Environmental Systems, a leading UK provider of warehouse temperature control systems, has been awarded its largest and most prestigious project since the company was founded in 1981.... 
 17 Dec 2018

Lu-Ve acquires Alfa Laval business

Lu-Ve has signed a binding framework agreement for the acquisition of Alfa Laval Group’s commercial and industrial air heat exchanger business... 
The 42-year-old Foster fridge.
 17 Dec 2018

Foster Refrigerator finds 42-year-old fridge

As a part of Foster Refrigerator’s golden anniversary celebrations, it set out to find the longest standing Foster product in the UK, and has recently announced that the winning fridge is a staggering 42 years old and still going strong, showing the ... 
 17 Dec 2018

Dean & Wood to switch Mitsubishi brand

Beijer Ref UK has secured exclusive distribution rights with Mitsubishi Heavy Industries for all its UK businesses.... 
Henry Lawson.
 10 Dec 2018

BSRIA publishes smart building tech report

BSRIA has launched its new white paper entitled Megatrends: Smart Building Technology.... 
Left to right: Paul Taylor, Tony Groom and Jim Ryan.
 10 Dec 2018

Hanwell makes triple appointment

Hanwell Solutions, a leading manufacturer of wireless environmental monitoring solutions, has made three new senior level appointments to underpin its reputation for the consistent supply of technically superior British-made products.... 
 10 Dec 2018

Honeywell makes use of F-Gas quota easier

Honeywell has launched a range of services to make it easier for companies around the world to maximise the value of their European Union F-Gas refrigerant quota.... 
Richard Harden.
 10 Dec 2018

BPMA has a new president

Richard Harden, managing director of Wilo UK, has been announced as the new president of the British Pump Manufacturers Association (BPMA).... 
Jamie Saunders.
 7 Dec 2018

Kershaw appoints business development manager

Cambridge-based Kershaw Mechanical Services recently welcomed Jamie Saunders, who has joined the company as business development manager.... 
 6 Dec 2018

SBS visits Daikin factory at Pilsen

Earlier in the year, Smith Brothers Stores invited both customers and staff to visit Daikin's factory based at Pilsen in the Czech Republic.... 
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