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Alan Carter, Aqua engineer (left) with Joe Barnes.
 18 Sep 2020

Aqua takes up 'Transfer to Transform' apprenticeship initiative

Joe Barnes is the latest new addition to the Aqua Group team, joining as an apprentice service engineer through the Government’s Transfer to Transform scheme.... 
 18 Sep 2020

BESA Conference moves online

The annual BESA National Conference and Exhibition will be held online this year on November 4 and 5.... 
Ilias Katsoulis (left) and Paul Isaacs of AquiGen break ground at Hubbard Products new development.
 18 Sep 2020

Hubbard initiates relocation plans

Hubbard Products has announced plans for its relocation into a new site in Ipswich, Suffolk. The relocation is planned for early 2021 into a ‘state-of-the-art’ 80,000 sqft manufacturing facility at Futura Park. The new development is designed to ... 
 18 Sep 2020

New digital first approach for the BFFF

The British Frozen Food Federation has launched a new look website and fresh new logo that signals a renewed, ‘digital first’ approach to membership and engagement.... 
 18 Sep 2020

LU-VE sees growth through diversification

LU-VE's financial report for the first six months of 2020 showed over 4% growth despite restrictions imposed as a result of the global pandemic.... 
 18 Sep 2020

Incentive FM appoints workplace solutions director

Facilities management specialist Incentive FM has appointed a new director to head up the company’s Workplace Solutions Sector.... 
 5 Aug 2020

Construction still uncertain despite ‘build, build, build’

The full impact of Covid-19 on the UK economy is expected to spell uncertainty for the construction industry according to the Construction Products Association’s (CPA) latest forecasting, despite the government putting the industry at the front and ... 
 4 Aug 2020

Capital Cooling relocates to Northants

Commercial refrigeration specialists Capital Cooling has announced a significant restructuring of its business.... 
 4 Aug 2020

Online air conditioning sales put lives in danger

The Building Engineering Services Association (BESA) has condemned online retailers for “playing fast and loose with public safety” by selling specialised air conditioning equipment to unregistered installers and end users.... 
 4 Aug 2020

BESA backs redundant workers with free SKILLcards

The Building Engineering Services Association (BESA) is supporting redundant workers by allowing them to apply for and renew SKILLcards free of charge. Anyone who suffered redundancy as a result of the Covid-19 crisis since March 1 will have their ... 
Caroline Turner.
 4 Aug 2020

JTL calls for employers to hire new apprentices following the Chancellor’s Plan for Jobs

Covid-19 has had a devastating impact on those employed in the UK, and with the Prime Minister highlighting the unfortunate fact that young people have been hardest hit, leading training provider JTL is encouraging employers to harness the new ... 
 4 Aug 2020

REAL Alternatives 4 LIFE comes to a close

Over a three-year period REAL Alternatives 4 LIFE, funded by the EU - the LIFE programme - sought to incorporate the principles of a blended learning programme in an aim to create standardised training on the safety and containment of low GWP ... 
 4 Aug 2020

Covid magnified the skills gap, but sped up possible solutions

The Covid-19 crisis exacerbated the existing skills gap in the building services sector, but also created new opportunities and accelerated potential solutions, according to the Building Engineering Services Association (BESA).... 
 24 Jul 2020

Graeme Fox becomes head of technical at BESA

The Building Engineering Services Association (BESA) has announced that Graeme Fox has been appointed as its new head of technical.... 
 24 Jul 2020

BreezoMeter partners with Siemens to improve IAQ

BreezoMeter is excited to announce a cooperation with Siemens Smart Infrastructure, the global leader that intelligently connects energy systems, building technology and industries. The companies are working on a use case to determine the optimal ... 
 24 Jul 2020

‘Colossal’ opportunity in retrofit market according to BESA

The government’s economic recovery plans will create massive demand for residential and small commercial property retrofits, according to the quality assurance and consumer protection scheme Trustmark.... 
 23 Jul 2020

Williams appoints new international sales manager

Robert Purves is joining Williams Refrigeration as the company’s international sales manager. Looking after both Williams and sister company Falcon Foodservice Equipment, he’ll be responsible for export sales, with a remit to focus on the Middle ... 
 21 Jul 2020

Chillventa goes digital in October

From 13 to 15 October, the Chillventa eSpecial will offer the international refrigeration, air-conditioning, ventilation and heat pump community three days of industry knowledge, dialogue and innovation – this year, for the first time, in the form ... 
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