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IoR seeks lifetime achiever

UK: The Institute of Refrigeration is inviting nominations for its Lifetime Achievement Award that recognises exceptional air conditioning, refrigeration and heat pump engineers.

The annual Lifetime Achievement Award aims to celebrate outstanding individuals who have devoted their career to giving outstanding service in maintenance and service of refrigeration, air conditioning or heat pump equipment.

Candidates must have substantial experience as a service engineer or technician and still be active in this role within the industry. In addition to a cash prize of £400, the winner will receive a commemorative medal and certificate to be presented during the IoR Annual Dinner in London on 30 June 2022.

Nominations can be made by employers, clients or colleagues using the dedicated form on the IoR website. The deadline for nominations is 15 February 2022.

Latest News

23rd February 2024

Hoshizaki acquires 25% stake in Fogel

PANAMA: Japanese refrigeration equipment manufacturer Hoshizaki has acquired a 25% stake in Fogel Company Inc, a manufacturer of commercial refrigeration equipment based in Republic of Panama, for US$28m.
22nd February 2024

Large capacity ULT chiller using neon refrigerant

SOUTH KOREA: Researchers claim to have developed a large capacity ultra-low temperature industrial chiller which, in tests, has achieved a 10kW cooling performance at -100℃.
21st February 2024

CCF publishes election manifesto

UK: In a new manifesto ahead of this year’s general election, the Cold Chain Federation (CCF) is calling for future government’s to take action to recognise the industry’s crucial contributions.
21st February 2024

Sanhua extends expansion valve applications

SPAIN: Sanhua’s SEC HD electric expansion valve controller is now compatible for a variety of applications with 29 commonly used refrigerants, including CO2, hydrocarbons and HFCs. 
20th February 2024

F-gas regulation published in Official Journal

EUROPE: The new F-gas regulation has now been published in the EU’s Official Journal, making it legally binding and entering into force in 20 days.
20th February 2024

Carrier Germany increases heat pump training

GERMANY: Carrier Germany is offering new hydraulics training courses  at its training centre on the IKKE campus in Duisburg to support the growing demand for heat pump expertise.