29 January 2015

New connecDIM integrated light management improves staff well-being

New connecDIM lighting controls for luminaires even small applications with only a few DALI devices can benefit from lighting controls Tridonic connecDIM integrated light management solution A long-term study conducted by Zumtobel, (Tridonic’s parent company) in cooperation with the Fraunhofer IAO has confirmed that the present lighting situation in many offices often does not meet the[…]

  • 29 January 2015

29 January 2015

Underfloor heating system from SchlUter for major self-build project

Stage 1 The radical transformation of the 19th century Chitterman House includes a number of eco-friendly and sustainable features. The main house and its outbuildings are being built in several stages. Link to more details of Stage one – the completion of the outbuildings, which consists of a gymnasium, pool house, games room and garage.[…]

  • 29 January 2015

29 January 2015

Stannah Microlift dumbwaiter for top London business members club

Arranged over six floors, Pavilion comprises a restaurant, bar, outside terrace, meeting rooms, private office suites, pods and lounges. Lifts support service in Pavilion The first Stannah Microlift was specified by Pavilion in 2011 followed by the second Stannah Microlift 50C. Now the food lifts work in tandem, ferrying food and drink an approximate 4000mm[…]

  • 29 January 2015

29 January 2015

Video on new schools educational programme about reducing energy

Learning Curve Mitsubishi Electric video highlights the benefits of their Learning Curve educational programme The Learning Curve is a half-day course for primary schools and children’s groups that is focused on how to ‘reduce, reuse and recycle’ and encourages the consumers of tomorrow to look at ways they can have an impact on reducing energy[…]

  • 29 January 2015

22 January 2015

Changing Places accessible toilet renovated at East Midlands Airport

East Midlands Airport’s Changing Places accessible toilet has been renovated with products from Clos-o-Mat Changing Places accessible toilets and hygiene rooms have been designed for disabled people that need the help of a carer for personal hygiene. The facilities are considered as ’desirable’ under under Building Regulations Approved Document M 2013 and regarded by BS8300:2009[…]

  • 22 January 2015

20 January 2015

Kingspan Tarec Pipe Insulation installed at Marks and Spencer

Kingspan Tarec has contributed to the construction of Marks and Spencer’s energy saving store by supplying its Kooltherm FM Pipe Insulation The store, which is over 200,000 square foot in size, was designed by Aukett Fitzroy Robinson to include energy saving features. These measures include hemp and lime wall panels and a rain water harvesting[…]

  • 20 January 2015

19 January 2015

Zumtobel architectural lighting for Grade I listed Oxford University Museum

Light at the Museum Oxford UniversityÍs Museum of Natural History, originally built in 1860, is a Grade I listed building. In December 2011, the museum began an extensive project to repair its roof structure. At the same time, a routine lighting survey conducted by the UniversityÍs Deputy Electrical Engineer demonstrated huge potential to upgrade and[…]

  • 19 January 2015

15 January 2015

Heat recovery system from Mitsubishi used to ventilate new hotel

The new Crowne Plaza has been fitted with Mitsubishi’s Electric City Multi heat recovery system After being bought by the Cairn Hotel Group, the Crowne Plaza, Gerrards Cross in Buckinghamshire has experienced a complete refurbishment. Turn Key, the air conditioning contractors for the project, installed a Mitsubishi Electric City Multi heat recovery system to ventilate[…]

  • 15 January 2015

12 January 2015

Suppliers dilemma following ban of R22 refrigerant

HCFC R22 refrigerant phased-out HCFC R22 refrigerant was phased-out under the Ozone Depleting Substances Regulations EC 2037/2000 & 1005/2009, yet we are still receiving enquiries and orders for Daikin parts, including compressors, specifically for products designed to use the banned refrigerant HCFC R22. For the European market, manufacture of equipment designed to contain HCFC R22[…]

  • 12 January 2015

08 January 2015

GAIA Climate Solutions in luxury London development for Berkeley Homes

Gaia provides the finishing touch to prestige apartments GAIA Climate Solutions provide the warmth in luxury London development for Berkeley Homes DEVImat electric underfloor heating (UFH) mats and DEVIlink wireless control systems from GAIA Climate Solutions add the finishing touch to a major development in central London for St Edward Homes Ltd which is part[…]

  • 08 January 2015