18 November 2014

Palma Vita automatic wash & dry toilet specified for school

The WC has in-built douching and drying for maximum hygiene Fitted following advice from Lothian NHS Trust Occupational Therapist, Julie McGuire, the school specified Palma Vita to allow the child to feel like his fellow pupils when he started school. Palma Vita has built-in douching and drying so there is no need for the user[…]

  • 18 November 2014

17 November 2014

Grant UK new wood pellet store for Spira condensing biomass boilers

Grant UK launches new wood pellet store Grant UK new wood pellet store reduces annual fuel bills for condensing biomass boilers Though wood pellets can be bought in bags (typically around 10 to 15kg), if space is available, a bulk store can be installed which can directly feed (by auger or vacuum system) the intermediate[…]

  • 17 November 2014

10 November 2014

Cascade Iron Style Rainwater System prize winner announced

Andrew James won £500 to spend on Cascade Iron Style Rainwater and Soil Systems Cascade offers the appearance of traditional cast iron with the benefits of modern plastic materials at a fraction of the price of cast iron and aluminium, allowing for savings on materials, labour and time on site. Competition winner Andrew, Managing Director[…]

  • 10 November 2014

07 November 2014

Changing Places toilets overcome disability issues in public places

Disabled people make up 10% of the UK population Many disabled visitors to public buildings such as shopping centres and leisure facilities face having to be laid on the toilet floor with the door open when being helped by a carer – new legislation and guidelines put in place to overcome this issue call for[…]

  • 07 November 2014

07 November 2014

Clamp-on ultrasonic flow meters provide installation savings

The meters are suitable for Building Services and Energy Management Providing major installation savings, little maintenance requirements and maximised availability, the clamp-on meters offer a reliable solution for Building Services or Energy Management. Liquid flow metering including LTHQ, Chilled water and DHWS plus flow measurement for thermal energy monitoring are areas whereby clamp-on meters such[…]

  • 07 November 2014

04 November 2014

Keston Heat-Only boiler range shortlisted in HVR Awards 2014

Keston shortlisted in Commercial/ Industrial Heating Product of the Year category 2014 for its Heat-Only boiler range Keston Heat-Only range Keston was ahead of its time when it integrated an ErP approved pump within the framework of the Keston Heat-Only boiler. In January 2013, the ErP Directive demanded that standalone pumps must meet higher efficiency[…]

  • 04 November 2014

03 November 2014

3D printing and computer modelling is transforming engineering

The presentations revolved around the ways in which technology is changing the way that engineers work The presentation, which was delivered to CIBSE Young Engineers Network, examined the ways in which 3D printing was used in building services manufacturing and focused on how it was rolled out during the development of Monodraught’s Cool-phase system. A[…]

  • 03 November 2014

03 November 2014

RAL Certification for low energy ventilation & cooling system

Further enhanced due to its high performance phase change material (PCM), the system underwent extensive testing to determine how the technology will fair when used within the built environment. The figures achieved by the PCM during the cycles is the equivalent to 28 years of life in service, exceeding the 5-year Cool phase guarantee and[…]

  • 03 November 2014

03 November 2014

A-Gas pressure temperature app stars at Chillventa 2014

A-Gas International at Chillventa 2014 A-Gas demonstrated their new free pressure temperature app that offers fast and comprehensive data straight to engineers iPhone or Android devices. The app means information is available for engineers and contractors in the industry through social media channels. Hayley Russell, Group Marketing Executive for A-Gas International: “We received a great[…]

  • 03 November 2014

30 October 2014

Energy saving Evosta pumps meet new European legislation

New range of high efficiency Evosta circulators from DAB Pumps New Evosta circulators from DAB Pumps designed for circulating hot water in domestic heating systems pump reacts to system changes automatically and adapts the circulator performance delivers high efficiency performance minimises energy consumption. meets the 2013 and 2015 Energy Related Products (ErP) requirements (Energy Efficiency[…]

  • 30 October 2014