Posts filed under: UK News

More suppliers increase refrigerant prices

UK: More refrigerant suppliers across the UK have announced price increases on middle to high GWP refrigerants from April 1....

BESA appoints new head of Wales

UK: Contractors’ group BESA has appointed Cat Griffith-Williams as its new head of Wales following the retirement of Andrew Marchant....

Top talent sought for skills competition

UK: Talented UK air conditioning and refrigeration apprentices or students are being sought to take part in this year’s SkillFridge competition....

Space: the final frontier

UK: Independent Daikin distributor Space Airconditioning saw its turnover fall by nearly two-thirds in just 10 years following the formation of Daikin UK, the administrator has revealed....

ASHRAE president to open Scotland section

UK: ASHRAE president Tim Wentz will formally inaugurate the new ASHRAE Scotland Section in Glasgow next month....

Bacon butties and Cool Talks

UK: Dean & Wood’s Leeds facility will again play host to the IoR’s popular Cool Talks Breakfast Briefing next month....

Andrews Sykes moves Bovey Tracey location

UK: Air conditioning and chiller hire company Andrews Sykes has relocated to a new larger depot in Bovey Tracey, Devon....

Refcom offers online F-gas checks

UK: Refrigerant safe handling register Refcom has created a search facility on its website to allow refrigerant suppliers to check whether customers are properly F-gas certified....

Afram’s new Space Air to sell LG

UK: Neil Afram, founder and md of Space Airconditioning, the UK Daikin distributor that fell into administration in November, has formed a new company to distribute LG....

Cross to sell Yanmar GHP

UK and ROI: Yanmar, the Japanese diesel engine manufacturer, has teamed up with the Cross Group to supply a range of gas engine heat pump products in the UK & Ireland....