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UK: Carrier is supplying bespoke chillers for London’s Elizabeth Line underground project to meet the stringent fire safety materials standards required for use underground....
UK: Faced with a limited electrical supply, a Suffolk-based sports centre has turned to Panasonic’s gas-driven VRF air conditioning systems to satisfy its cooling requirement....
UK: Star Refrigeration’s operations team has been commended by a global healthcare provider for helping to resolve ongoing maintenance issues and reducing its energy spend by as much as £8,000/year....
AUSTRALIA: A Queensland university has announced plans to install 5,800 solar panels and a “water battery” to provide cool water for its air conditioners....
UK: Toshiba has supplied heat recovery VRF air conditioning to the Bannatyne Health Club and Spa in Peterborough as part of a major refurbishment....
FRANCE: Initial results show that energy savings of 33% have been achieved by the new Trane CenTraVac chillers using the HFO 1233zd(E) to cool the Channel Tunnel link between the UK and France....
UK: Commercial refrigeration company Epta UK celebrated the 90th birthday this week of its George Barker brand with three days of events at the company’s factory in Bradford....
ITALY: Wholesaler Beijer Ref is continuing to benefit from investment and expansion of its manufacturing activities, reporting growth of around 21% in the first quarter of this year compared to 2017....
  UK: HMS Belfast, the most significant surviving Second World War Royal Navy warship, now a top London tourist attraction, has upgraded its Fujitsu VRF air conditioning system....
FRANCE: A French wholesale fruit distributor is using Honeywell’s “mildly flammable” A2L refrigerant Solstice L40X in a new state-of-the-art storage warehouse....