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UK must push ahead of F-gas regs to meet climate targets

11 July 2019

UK: Advisors have called on the UK government to restrict F-gases to uses where there are currently … Committee advised the government to set out an approach to reduce emissions from refrigeration and air conditioning further and faster than the ambition of the F-gas regulation.

Since then it says that the government has delivered just one of 25 critical policies …

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Toshiba cools Novotel York Centre Hotel extension

11 July 2019

Overlooking the banks of the River Foss near York Minster, the Novotel York Centre hotel was recently … Ducted indoor units to rooms provide high efficiency, low-noise cooling and heating for guests.

The project requirements included energy efficiency, value for money, system reliability … It aligns with the Toshiba air conditioning in the existing hotel building and provides a highly efficient solution with excellent comfort for …

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DAIKIN’S NEW “COMMISSION WITH CONFIDENCE” SERVICE BRINGS STABILITY TO R410A PRICES

11 July 2019

In July 2018, Daikin Airconditioning UK Ltd launched two ground-breaking service packages that will … turbulent price increases for refrigerant as a result of quota restrictions set by the 2015 European F-gas Regulation.

Daikin is the only air conditioning manufacturer in the industry that also produces refrigerant gas (via Daikin Chemicals) and so is … Our aim is to contribute to the stability of the HVAC market by helping to protect our customers’ businesses from soaring refrigerant prices. We hope this …

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Ammonia safety violations costs firm $300,000

10 July 2019

USA: An ammonia refrigeration system with a number of allegedly serious deficiencies has cost a cold … alleged violations of chemical accident prevention related to the use of ammonia in refrigeration and cooling units. 

Londonderry Freezer Warehouse has spent more than $215,000 to bring its facility back into … Londonderry Freezer Warehouse’s cold storage facility had inadequate alarms, rusted valves, inadequate ventilation, and insufficient access to emergency controls, among other alleged deficiencies. 

The company is …

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IoR expands publications catalogue

10 July 2019

UK: The Institute of Refrigeration has significantly expanded its publications catalogue with a … to Evacuation and Removal of Moisture (GPG78); The back catalogue of existing guides related to the F-gas regulation were also updated and reissued as a single document titled F Gas Handbook 2019; The push-pull method of refrigerant recovery is covered in GPG79; The IoR template …

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J S Wright secures £4m contract

10 July 2019

J S Wright, which has its headquarters in Birmingham and an office in London, has been awarded a … , chilled water plant with distribution to serve neighbouring Birmingham Town Hall, and car park ventilation systems.

J S Wright will also install commercial landlord systems including sprinklers, general …

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Mitsubishi Electric delivers efficient cooling to M&S Bank Arena

10 July 2019

In December 2017, the arena’s carpark, where the previous chillers were housed, was devastated by a … The solution came in the form of cooling only 90kW e-Series modular chillers, which are providing energy efficient comfort cooling to the …

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Explosion-proof Freezer Market Size, Share, Development by 2025

10 July 2019

Market Research Report Store offers a latest published report on Explosion-proof Freezer  Market … materials that are difficult to store, volatile, flammable and explosive at room temperature, such as cooling and storing pharmaceutical reagents at lower temperatures.

 

The Explosion-Proof Freezers are …

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Government estate’s net zero credentials to face parliament inquiry

09 July 2019

Environmental Audit Committee Mary Creagh has said government must lead by example in how carbon … stricter targets to decarbonise infrastructure and buildings that will require a major rethink of HVACR functions.

The audit committee, which reviews and determines the effectiveness of Whitehall … and share smaller scale approaches to efficiency such as amending chill setpoints in line with cooling demand 17 categories will be contested at this year’s awards based on topics such as innovative air conditioning, low carbon breakthroughs and contractors of the year Sadiq Khan has demanded that city authorities …

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Fridge man opens fire on refrigerant thieves

09 July 2019

ITALY: The owner of a refrigeration business is under investigation after shooting at thieves trying … Theft of refrigerant is widespread within Europe as a result of high prices due to the F-gas phase down.

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SPX acquires SGS Refrigeration

09 July 2019

USA: SPX Corporation has completed the acquisition of Illinois-based SGS Refrigeration Inc, a manufacturer … Gene Lowe, president and CEO of SPX Corporation, the manufacturer of Marley and Recold cooling towers, said: “As a leader in industrial refrigeration, SGS has operated as a close partner with … .5m of inter-company sales with SPX.  The company’s results will be reported as a part of SPX’s HVAC Cooling business unit within its HVAC segment.

Established in 2010, SGS Refrigeration manufactures and …

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Global Retail Shelving Systems Market Expected to Witness a Sustainable Growth over 2025

09 July 2019

Market Research Report Store offers a latest published report on Retail Shelving Systems  Market …

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Latest product news

09 July 2019

Weger air solutions, a well known European brand of bespoke Air Handling Units, is launching a new product range of acoustic enclosures in the UK, for sound reduction of outdoor chillers, air conditioning units and heat pumps, to improve the surrounding environment.

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Rising temperatures increase commercial acr call-outs

09 July 2019

With forecasters predicting record summer temperatures of up to 40 degrees Celsius this year, the UK … However, some businesses are about to enter the season of broken air conditioning units and refrigeration systems and, with this, potentially suffer staff and customer frustration, … ”    

In addition to preparing for summer, businesses also need to be aware of the F-Gas regulations and how these will affect their organisation. Many acr systems use HFC refrigerants, … Mr Harrison adds: “Many businesses still have outdated cooling systems in operation, which use gases that are soon to be banned. Come January, servicing older …

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Home Ventilation System Market to Witness Robust Expansion by 2025

09 July 2019

Market Research Report Store offers a latest published report on Home Ventilation System  Market Analysis and Forecast 2019-2025 delivering key insights and providing a competitive … .marketresearchreportstore.com/reports/919707/global-home-ventilation-system-market-size

 

Home Ventilation Systems are equipment that provides fresh air to the home, …

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Nusrat Ghani MP visits Aspen Pumps

08 July 2019

One of few companies in East Sussex who won in the category of International Trade, Ms Ghani visited … Following the recent acquisition of Advanced Engineering, a specialist HVAC cleaning chemicals company, Aspen’s product portfolio now boasts six in house brands.

Kelly Butler, …

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Blood Tubing Systems Market to Witness Robust Expansion by 2025

08 July 2019

Market Research Report Store offers a latest published report on Blood Tubing Systems  Market Analysis …

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Flue Gas Analyzers Market to Witness Robust Expansion by 2025

08 July 2019

Market Research Report Store offers a latest published report on Flue Gas Analyzers  Market Analysis …  

Flue Gas Analyzer is a device that monitors the composition of the flue gas of a boiler heating unit to determine if the mixture of air and fuel is at the proper ratio for maximum heat output. …

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EIA calls on Montreal Protocol to check illegal trade

08 July 2019

THAILAND: The Environmental Investigation Agency has called for a “comprehensive fitness check” of …  

“Europe is already witnessing significant illegal HFC use in the mobile air conditioning sector, as the F-gas regulation is rapidly cutting HFC use and raising prices. Unless strong measures are taken to improve …

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Aggreko urges heatwave contingency plans

06 July 2019

As Europe faces one of the worst heatwaves in its history, Aggreko has urged businesses to address their power and cooling equipment contingency plans.

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Airedale opens doors to data centre customers

06 July 2019

Air conditioning manufacturer Airedale International, held an open day last week for its data centre customers at …

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Danfoss prepares for Refrigerant Week

06 July 2019

DENMARK: Danfoss is gearing up for its 3rd annual Refrigerant Week with a planned programme of webinars, …  

Danfoss says that topics will cover industrial, commercial and food refrigeration, as well as air conditioning. There will be content in many different languages, to ensure global coverage. 

“Refrigerant … all round the world, and the global nature of our Refrigerant Week reflects that,” said Danfoss Cooling’s head of public and industry affairs Torben Funder-Kristensen. “We want to help professionals …

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Free guide to A2L refrigerant best practice

06 July 2019

UK: Climalife has produced a free-to-download best practice guide to A2L refrigerants, their use and …  

To facilitate the work of refrigeration and air conditioning professionals, Climalife has put together an essential guide to these lower GWP, “mildly flammable” …

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AC heat pumps outsell condensing boilers

06 July 2019

FRANCE: UK-based market intelligence company BSRIA has revealed that air-air air-conditioning/heat pump units outsold condensing boilers in France last year.

BSRIA estimates that the market … This is seen as an important milestone for the air conditioning industry, which is expecting a further sharp upturn in growth, with sales of air-air splits soaring … For the moment, R32 is only used in France with units below 5hp, corresponding to about 14kW of cooling capacity.

BSRIA’s market reports can be accessed here.

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Global Film Packaging Material Market to Witness a Pronounce Growth During 2025

05 July 2019

Market Research Report Store offers a latest published report on Film Packaging Material  Market …

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