USA/INDIA: US industrial refrigeration controls company VaCom Technologies with the opening of an office in the city of Pune, India.
UK: The process of recording of employer endorsements for the Engineering Services SKILLcard is now fully digital.
UK: Toshiba Carrier UK is offering a skid-mounted package of its Ciat Floway Access AHU and Toshiba Digital Inverter condenser, fully wired, charged with refrigerant and commissioned ready for installation.
UK: Fujitsu has expanded its range of R32 air conditioners with new ceiling-mounted and wall-mounted splits for the EU market.
USA: Ritchie Engineering, manufacturer of Yellow Jacket brand service tools, has introduced a new wireless refrigerant charging scale with a 220lb (100kg) capacity.
GERMANY: Ziehl-Abegg is to boost fan and motor production with a €16m investment in an expansion of its Kupferzell factory.
ITALY: Geoclima has introduced a new oil-free centrifugal compressor chiller for high ambient climates.
UK: A new report backed by Sainsbury’s calls on the UK government to enforce a number of energy-saving refrigeration measures on the supermarket sector, including making doors on cabinets mandatory.
GERMANY: Panasonic has extended its involvement in smart cities by supplying Aquarea heat pumps, solar PV, storage batteries and controls at the new European lighthouse project Future Living Berlin.
UK: New research suggests water-filled glass could be used to heat and cool structures and save energy in all climates.