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European VRF sales grow 7% in 2018

29 July 2019

FRANCE: VRF air conditioning sales in Europe grew by 7% last year, reaching 216,135 units. 

Large increases of 30% were seen … The figures are contained in the latest survey of HVAC sales in Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA) published by Eurovent Market Intelligence (EMI).  … The market continues to be largely dominated by R410A and R134a.  IT cooling sector

The IT cooling market rose to €427m in the EMEA region in 2018, comprising 58% room air … Reversible rooftop units remain the preferred type in Europe, with about 70% of the market. Cooling-only units also seem to have gained ground, accounting for almost 17% of sales. Air handling units …

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EC urges Germany to comply with MAC directive judgement

29 July 2019

EUROPE: The European Commission has sent a letter of formal notice to Germany for failing to act over the use of banned R134a as a car air conditioning refrigerant.

In December 2015, the Commission decided to refer Germany to the European Court of …

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John Emm wins HRS World Refrigeration Day award

29 July 2019

John Emm (centre) receives the HRS award from Steve Gill (right) and Kevin Glass

UK: John Emm has … was devised to honour those who have furthered the advancement and recognition of the refrigeration, air conditioning and heat pump industry. 

The award was presented to John Emm by Steve Gill, founder of World …

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IOR unveils revised good commercial refrigeration guidance

26 July 2019

Organisation has partnered with the BRA to revise entirety of its nine-part guidance intended to support best practice when managing refrigeration, heat pumps and air conditioning systems

The Institute of Refrigeration (IOR) has partnered with the British Refrigeration Association … of addressing both environmental and safety considerations when planning the introduction of new cooling approaches.

A joint statement on the guide said, “It comprises chapters on compressors, chilled … , bringing academics and professionals together, will discuss harnessing of renewable sources for heating and cooling Mark Woods has taken up chairman role at FETA at a time where the cooling sector faces …

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Jeff Williams named Johnson Controls VP and president

26 July 2019

IRELAND: Johnson Controls International has named Jeff Williams as vice president and president, Global … .5bn in 2018. Global Products includes building management systems, HVAC and refrigeration equipment and specialty products. 

Williams joined Johnson Controls in 1984, …

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Pneumatic Emergency Ventilator Market to Witness Robust Expansion by 2025

26 July 2019

Market Research Report Store offers a latest published report on Pneumatic Emergency Ventilator  Market …  

A medical ventilator is a machine designed to provide mechanical ventilation by moving breathable air into and out of the lungs, to deliver breaths to a patient who is physically … Bio-Med Devices

Smiths Medical       

 

Market Segment by Type, covers

Non-Invasive Ventilation

Multi-Mode Ventilation

 

Market Segment by Applications, can be divided into

Hospital …

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Global Flocking Adhesives Market to Witness a Pronounce Growth During 2025

26 July 2019

Market Research Report Store offers a latest published report on Flocking Adhesives  Market Analysis …

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BS 7593:2019 standard to be key focus for upcoming APHC workshops

26 July 2019

A series of workshop events will be held in England and Wales in September focused on the implications of the new standards on heating systems as industry also faces stricter decarbonisation laws

The implications of the new British Standard BS 7593:2019 for commissioning and maintaining heating and cooling water systems along with recent regulation changes on energy efficiency standards will be the focus …  The Association of Plumbing and Heating Contractors (APHC), which is hosting the six free workshop events around the UK in September, said …

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Italy and Romania face F-gas infringement procedures

26 July 2019

EUROPE: The European Commission has sent letters of formal notice to Italy and Romania for failing to notify national measures on penalties for infringements of the F-gas regulations.

Under the rules adopted by member states under the F-gas regulations (517/2014), …

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Honeywell stops patent-busting R1234yf shipment

25 July 2019

USA/POLAND: Polish customs authorities have seized a shipment of suspected patent-infringing R1234yf … Honeywell to stop the infringement of its Solstice products which are designed for automobile and other air conditioning systems. In the past year alone, customs authorities in coordination with Honeywell, have seized … Honeywell has not revealed to the Cooling Post whether this later seizure is connected. Related stories:

Honeywell gets tough on R1234yf – …

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Impact Drill Market: Competitive Dynamics & Global Outlook 2025

25 July 2019

Market Research Report Store offers a latest published report on Impact Drill  Market Analysis and … Cable Type Impact Drill 

 

Market Segment by Applications, can be divided into

Air Conditioning Installation

Billboard Installation

Furniture Decoration

Construction Industry

Other

  …

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Auto Orbital Polishers Market: Competitive Dynamics & Global Outlook 2025

25 July 2019

Market Research Report Store offers a latest published report on Auto Orbital Polishers  Market Analysis …

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Global Stainless Steel Finned Tubes Market Growth 2018-2023

25 July 2019

Market Research Report Store offers a latest published report on Stainless Steel Finned Tubes  Market … Single Metal Finned Tubes

Bimetal Composite Finned Tubes

Segmentation by application:

Air Conditioning

Chemical Production

Industrial Applications

This report also splits the market by region: …

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Aquaponics & Hydroponics Systems & Equipment Market Size, Share, Development by 2024

25 July 2019

Global Info Research offers a latest published report on Aquaponics & Hydroponics Systems & Equipment  … Market Segment by Type, covers

    LED Grow Lights

    HVAC

    Irrigation Systems

    Aeration Systems

    Others

Market Segment by Applications, can …

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Thin Marble Cladding Market: Competitive Dynamics & Global Outlook 2025

25 July 2019

Market Research Report Store offers a latest published report on Thin Marble Cladding  Market Analysis …

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Daikin Applied introduces innovative new oil-free chiller

24 July 2019

Consolidating the competitiveness of its Oil Free Centrifugal chiller portfolio, Daikin Applied has … The R134a range (EWWD-DZ) offers a choice of cooling capacity from 320 kW up to 1,478 kW at nominal conditions, with single compressor models providing … Its Ozone Depletion Potential (ODP) is equal to zero (0) and the GWP is 7 (according to the EU F-gas Regulation based on IPCC’s Fourth Assessment Report). The GWP value is less than 1 according to the … With the EU low carbon roadmap now targeting an 80% reduction overall in CO2 emissions by 2050 and F-Gas legislation driving a reduction in direct emissions, there is more demand than ever for high efficiency HVAC systems that reduce consumption in use. 

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7-Eleven chooses R448A to replace R404A

24 July 2019

USA: Leading US convenience store operator 7-Eleven is to adopt Honeywell Solstice N40 (R448A) … , such as LED lighting, energy management systems, wind energy in select stores and high-efficiency HVAC units to reduce our CO2 emissions,” said Ann Scott, 7-Eleven’s director of energy, engineering and …

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CPD course to update AC knowledge

24 July 2019

UK: Toshiba Air Conditioning has launched a new CPD-certified courses for consultants, installers and end-users wishing to update … The focus of the programme is on improving understanding of the impact of new legislation on air conditioning for buildings, improving system design and product application for energy efficiency and environmental … Neil Hitching, sales director of Toshiba, said: “As a leading HVAC supplier, a key priority for us is to help raise standards across the industry. An important part … In addition to courses on the fundamentals of air conditioning, there are modules on the latest F-gas legislation, the application of existing and new refrigerants, an overview of BREEAM and how it …

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IoR updates best practice guidelines

24 July 2019

UK: The BRA and IoR have revised Part 2 of the Guide to Good Commercial Refrigeration Practice series. … documents produced to ensure good practice guidelines are available to the refrigeration, heat pump and air conditioning industry.

Part 2 focuses on the complex area of system design in conjunction with safety and …

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AREA produces guide to EN 378

24 July 2019

BELGIUM: AREA, the European contractors association, has produced a guide to the European safety and … 378 to those responsible for refrigeration systems and heat pumps, and especially to refrigeration, air conditioning and heat pump contractors. 

EN 378 relates to safety and environmental requirements in the design, …

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Friends of the Earth to host keynote address at H&V News summit

24 July 2019

Mike Childs, head of science, policy and research for the environmental campaign group will be sharing his views on the huge implications of decarbonisation for HVAC and how industry is adapting

Experts from across the building services sector, politics and academia … headline an ‘in focus’ session at the summit to consider the current status of efforts to rethink heating in line with a carbon neutral economy.

Childs will use his expertise in climate change campaigning …

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Bacharach opens Dublin office

24 July 2019

USA/IRELAND: Bacharach, the supplier of refrigerant leak detection and monitoring equipment, has opened … performance to exceed our customer’s expectations and support our channel partner’s growth in our focus HVAC and refrigeration markets.”

The new office is located close to Dublin Airport at D12 & D13 Santry …

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Global Greenhouse Software Market Growth (Status and Outlook) 2019-2024

23 July 2019

Market Research Report Store offers a latest published report on Greenhouse Software  Market Analysis … .4; and forecast to 2024 in section 10.8.

Vents Control

Heating Control

Cooling Control

Lighting Control

Temperature Control

Humidity Control

CO2 Control

Irrigation …

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Global BBQ Wood Pellets Market Growth 2019-2024

23 July 2019

Market Research Report Store offers a latest published report on BBQ Wood Pellets  Market Analysis … Made entirely of wood with little to no flavor properties, these pellets are generally reserved for heating.

Segmentation by application: breakdown data from 2014 to 2019, in Section 2.4; and forecast to …

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Star joins sponsors of IIR Congress

23 July 2019

UK: Glasgow-based Star Refrigeration has been added to the list of sponsors of the 25th IIR International … It discusses refrigerant and system selection and key criteria including safety, energy efficiency, cooling capacity and capital cost.

“It’s really important we work together as an industry, in the UK and … The congress occurs every four years and showcases the latest refrigeration, heat pump and air conditioning technologies and research. The event’s location has an exceptional significance as Montreal is the …

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