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Flowrite acquired by Airedale Group Mon, 13 Jan 2020 14:20:00 GMT
Maidstone-based Flowrite Refrigeration Holdings has been acquired by the Airedale Group, a leading catering equipment installation and servicing specialist. Airedale Group CEO Rob Bywell said: “This is a significant and exciting investment and one that creates a compelling proposition. The acquisition of Flowrite coupled with our existing service operation, creates the largest specialist maintenanc [...]

New look as Coolair hits 40 Mon, 13 Jan 2020 12:02:32 GMT
Citroen Regional Business Sales Manager James Walton handing keys to Coolair Equipment’s Finance Director Helen Sharratt at the company’s Manchester HQ Coolair Equipment has unveiled a new fleet and a new look for 2020 – the company's 40th year of operations.The new fleet of Citroen commercial vehicles will operate from the air conditioning specialist's sites in Manchester, Cannock and Maidstone. Each vehicle has been wra [...]

Temporary solutions to post-Brexit concerns Mon, 13 Jan 2020 11:04:19 GMT
Temporary cooling systems and chillers that can transform ambient temperature warehousing into chilled/cold storage could represent a potential solution to uncertainty surrounding the post-Brexit supply chain, according to Aggreko.Following comments from European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen about a UK trade deal, companies across the supply chain may face challenges increasing capacity to stockpile chilled and cold g [...]

Cool Concerns is natural choice for Beijer Ref Wed, 08 Jan 2020 10:58:23 GMT
Howard Noble of Beijer Ref UK & Ireland with Stephen Benton of Cool Concerns Wholesaler Beijer Ref UK & Ireland has announced that Tewkesbury-based Cool Concerns will be its exclusive training and support partner for natural refrigerants for the fourth consecutive year.Dean & Wood launched the SCM Cubo2 Smart CO2 condensing unit range in 2018, and fellow Beijer Ref businesses HRP and DWG followed as demand increas [...]

​Fujitsu partners with AUK Distribution Tue, 07 Jan 2020 13:22:22 GMT
From left, Darryl Smith, Managing Director, AUK, Andrew Reah, Operations Director, AUK, and Ian Carroll, Chief Operating Officer, Fujitsu General Air Conditioning UK Fujitsu General Air Conditioning UK has formed a partnership with Newcastle-based AUK Distribution. Fujitsu says the move strengthens its recent collaboration with Italian group GI Holding to bring a range of applied products to the UK market.Formed in 2009 as a specia [...]

Fujitsu adds Eco+ wall mount to split systems range Tue, 21 May 2024 13:54:00 +0000

Fujitsu General Air Conditioning UK has extended its Airstage split systems line-up with the launch of the compact and efficient Eco+ wall mount unit. Operating on lower GWP R32 refrigerant, it is designed to provide extended functionality at a ...

Copeland invests £19m to expand Northern Ireland production Thu, 16 May 2024 12:57:00 +0000

Copeland is making a £19m investment in its Cookstown, Northern Ireland compressor manufacturing facility, significantly increasing production capacity to meet increasing European demand for sustainable low-carbon heat pumps to address climate ...

Mitsubishi Electric opens heat pump training centre in Livingston Thu, 16 May 2024 10:52:00 +0000

Mitsubishi Electric has opened a new training centre at its factory complex in Livingston, Scotland, in answer to the UK’s growing demand for heat pumps....

The Dehon Group celebrates 150 years Thu, 16 May 2024 10:35:00 +0000

2024 is a year of celebration for The Dehon Group, representing '150 years of adventure'. Dehon is a family-owned company and parent to brands around the world such as Climalife, Inventec, SMB Auto, Matelex and Soderec, with historical roots ...

Alfa Laval appoints new MD for the UK Thu, 16 May 2024 10:21:00 +0000

Rachel Bridges has been appointed as managing director for global heat transfer, separation and fluid handling company, Alfa Laval....