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23 Oct 2017Ammonia refrigeration safety conference

IRELAND: The Institute of Refrigeration Ireland and Engineers Ireland are presenting a one-day conference next month on Safe Ammonia Refrigeration.

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23 Oct 2017MHI combines ACR activities

JAPAN: Mitsubishi Heavy Industries plans to integrate its air conditioning and refrigeration business with its automotive air conditioning businesses.

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23 Oct 2017New HCFO refrigerant is ASHRAE listed

JAPAN: Japanese refrigerant manufacturer AGC Asahi Glass says it has obtained ASHRAE certification for 1224yd(Z), its new low GWP HCFO refrigerant.

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23 Oct 2017Schott hands-free door wins design award

GERMANY: Glass door manufacturer Schott has won a German Design Council Gold award for its refrigerated cabinet automatic door opening system.

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23 Oct 2017Güntner names Tata sports arena

HUNGARY: Commercial refrigeration component manufacturer has had a sports venue in Hungary named after it.

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23 Oct 2017Mitsubishi in data centre joint venture

JAPAN: Mitsubishi Corporation has entered into a joint venture with US real estate investment company Digital Realty Trust to deliver data centre solutions in...

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20 Oct 2017Fernie ammonia leak victims named

CANADA: With the investigation into the Fernie arena ammonia leak still ongoing, the coroners office has released the names of the three who died.

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20 Oct 2017Tairis AEVE is Bitzer’s top performer

GERMANY: Greek refrigeration and air conditioning distributor Tairis AEVE has been named New Product Top Performer 2017 by German compressor manufacturer Bitzer.

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20 Oct 2017Wolseley Canada considers drone drops

CANADA: HVACR wholesaler Wolseley Canada is to collaborate with a drone technology company to investigate the potential of drone delivery.

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20 Oct 2017Beijer Ref profits jump in Q3

SWEDEN: Strong growth in key European markets has seen Beijer Ref third-quarter sales increase by 3.8% and operating profit jumping 25% compared to last...

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19 Oct 2017Korea and Russia win WorldSkills Gold

  UAE: Russia’s Vadim Polyakov (21) and Korea’s Seung Woo Chae (19) took joint Gold medals in refrigeration and air conditioning at this year’s...

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19 Oct 2017Fernie leak site still not safe

CANADA: Those evacuated from the scene of Tuesday’s fatal ammonia leak in Fernie have spent a second night in temporary accommodation.

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