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UK News

18 Nov 2018Growth continues despite late payments

UK: The building services industry has reported steady growth, despite ongoing payment and retention problems across the sector.

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17 Nov 2018Dominic Dray wins SkillFridge Gold

  UK: Eastleigh College student Dominic Dray won SkillFridge Gold in Refrigeration and Air Conditioning at tonight’s WorldSkills UK presentations in Birmingham.

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16 Nov 2018AC unit the prize in charity competition

UK: Sussex-based air conditioning contractor Sub-Cool FM is offering a £3,000 air conditioning unit in a competition to raise funds for a local charity.

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15 Nov 2018Gordon Shanks wins Kooltech Award

UK: Gordon Shanks MD and founder of Elgin Refrigeration was recognised for his contribution to the industry at tonight’s IoR Scotland dinner in Glasgow.

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15 Nov 2018Yearsley acquired by US group

UK: Frozen food sales and logistics firm Yearsley has been acquired by the US company Lineage Logistics Holdings LLC.

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9 Nov 2018Air pollutants removed by refrigeration

UK: Scientists have discovered that refrigeration can be employed to remove outdoor air pollutants.

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8 Nov 2018Glass full on Brexit and refrigerants

UK: New IoR president Kevin Glass has suggested fast-track border arrangements for critical equipment such as refrigeration and air conditioning plant in the event...

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8 Nov 2018Fox and Caden voted onto IoR board

UK: Graeme Fox, the current head of REFCOM and Jacinta Caden, business development manager at Integral Refrigeration have been elected to the IoR’s board...

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5 Nov 2018Award for first air conditioned building

UK: Belfast’s Royal Victoria Hospital has received an Engineering Heritage Award from the  Institution of Mechanical Engineers as the first UK public building to...

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3 Nov 2018Daikin looks at the circular economy

UK: Daikin has begun series 10 of its Future Thinking seminars, this time dealing with the circular economy.

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3 Nov 2018BESA recognises top apprentices

UK: SkillFridge 2018 national winner Chandler Davison picked up his award at Thursday night’s Building Engineering Services Association (BESA) awards at London’s Park Plaza...

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2 Nov 2018Airco expands heating interests

UK: Hull-based refrigeration and air conditioning specialist Airco has added to its portfolio with the acquisition of a gas and heating specialist.

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