Posts filed under: UK News

Cooling fails 66% of data centres

UK: With 39% of data centre outages said to be caused by thermal issues, a new survey claims that 66% of installed cooling equipment is not actually delivering active cooling benefits....

Cool Projects celebrates 20 years

UK: Surrey-based air conditioning and refrigeration contractor Cool Projects has celebrated 20 years in the HVAC industry with a conference and party for staff and key customers....

Klima-Therm joins SafeContractor scheme

UK: Chiller supplier Klima-Therm has joined sister company LH plc in being awarded Safecontractor accreditation, the health and safety assessment scheme....

Tony Bendall RIP

UK: Manufacturers’ association FETA has learned of the passing of Tony Bendall, a significant figure in the development of the UK air conditioning and heat pump industry....

Mentoring scheme wins international award

UK: Stephen Gill Associates has won an international award for a mentoring scheme dedicated to the refrigeration, air conditioning and heat pump industry....

Toshiba 3-pipe wins H&V News Award

UK: Toshiba’s new SHRM-e 3-pipe heat recovery VRF air conditioning system was named Commercial HVAC Product of the Year at last night’s H&V News Awards....

Heronhill offers wireless monitoring system

UK: Somerset-based air conditioning distributor Heronhill has taken on the UK distribution of Sensorist wireless monitoring systems....

Tesco trials hydro-electric refrigeration

UK: Tesco is trialling two Carrier Transicold multi-temperature refrigeration units that run entirely on hydro-electric power generated by the trucks’ ultra-clean Euro VI engines....

BRA produces guide to refrigerant glide

UK: The British Refrigeration Association has published a guide on the subject of temperature glide in refrigerant blends....

ASHRAE Scotland now operational

UK: ASHRAE president Tim Wentz visited Glasgow’s Strathclyde University last week to formally inaugurate the new ASHRAE Scotland Section....