31 July 2015

HVAC industry leaders sign up to UK Construction Week

HVAC 2015 will provide companies with the opportunity to showcase their latest products to a large, assorted audience of construction professionals. HVAC 2015 will take place as part of UK Construction Week this October So far, a number of big industry names have signed up to exhibit: WIKA Instruments, Airflow Developments and IBD Distribution are[…]

  • 31 July 2015

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28 July 2015

Tackling overheating in homes: Perceived heat and humidity

Michelle Sharp, Group Communications Manager at Zehnder Group UK There are three major factors that are causing an increase in overheating in homes: Zero Carbon energy efficiency agendas, Climate Change and Increased Urbanisation. The Urban Heat Island effect Keeping residential dwellings ‘comfortable’ for occupants is a fine balancing act; in cities, keeping them cooler is[…]

  • 28 July 2015

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17 July 2015

Condensation controlling ventilation unit achieves BBA accreditation

BBA certification is a mark of reliability, safety and quality, which has been developed to provide reassurance that a product is fit for its purpose. Products and systems must pass a series of laboratory tests, on-site evaluations, inspections of production and quality management checks before the accreditation can be awarded. Vent-Axia’s Lo-Carbon PoziDry PIV system[…]

  • 17 July 2015

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08 July 2015

WIKA Instruments announced as latest exhibitor at HVAC 2015

WIKA Instruments manufactures mechanical, mechatronic and electronic instruments for the measurement of pressure, temperature and level in heating and ventilation systems. HVAC 2015 is part of UK Construction Week, which will take place this October Its products are used to design boilers, gas thermal units, air conditioning systems, heat pumps and ventilation systems. It will[…]

  • 08 July 2015

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06 July 2015

Space Air extends online promotion for Daikin Inverter split systems

With flat front panels, Daikin’s Inverter split systems have been designed to compliment any interior. Using vertical auto swing to move their discharge louvres, the units allow for even air and temperature distribution throughout the room. Turbo mode allows the room to heat up or cool down rapidly to cater for changing requirements. Operating with[…]

  • 06 July 2015

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02 July 2015

Effective ventilation for multi-million pound football academy

Sitting on 80 acres, Manchester’s City Football Academy is located in close proximity to the Club’s stadium. The Manchester City Football Academy cost a grand total of £87.9m to build With a low carbon target, it has reached the gold standard under LEED guidelines. Efficient ventilation The complex’s sustainable ventilation grilles and diffusers were manufactured[…]

  • 02 July 2015

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29 June 2015

Warm air heating and ventilation solution for historic apartment renovation

The old Albert Road Wesleyan Methodist Church now accommodates eight residential apartments Originally built in 1907, Albert Road Wesleyan Methodist Church suffered from a bomb attack during the Second World War. After serving as a community space for many years after its destruction, it was converted for a second time in 2012. The historic building[…]

  • 29 June 2015

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  • 26 June 2015

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26 June 2015

SAS expands Radiant Heating range

SAS International, the UK manufacturer of room comfort systems, has expanded its range of Radiant Heating. Radiant rafts and modules have become increasingly popular as they answer the demand for exposed soffits. Targeting mechanical and electrical specifications, the radiant product range consists of: a standard panel an anti-ligature panel for healthcare and secure environments a[…]

  • 26 June 2015

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17 June 2015

Biomass woodchip boiler specified for Leicestershire College

Summary The benefits of the 800kw Herz Biofire woodchip boiler installation at John Cleveland College include: Up to £45,000 per year savings in fuel and maintenance costs Eligible to claim quarterly income from Commercial RHI Reduce the college’s carbon emissions by approximately 250 tonnes annually The project The Herz BioFire boiler provides energy from cost[…]

  • 17 June 2015

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