Grundfos, packaged

Grundfos packaged sets built and delivered

Offsite build is today recognised as providing a vital solution that is helping to overcome a range of issues currently being experienced, for example, the industry wide skills shortage. These pre-engineered solutions tick all the boxes in terms of the coordination of a range of elements from planning and design, through to fabrication, the actual assembly of components, plus all required testing.

Mitsubishi electric

Mitsubishi Electric wins Red Dot

Mitsubishi Electric has won a prestigious Red Dot Award for product design for its M Series MSZ-AP range of wall mounted room air conditioning systems. The internationally recognised award celebrates products that have achieved the highest levels of design quality.

Carlo Gavazzi, Elcomponent

Carlo Gavazzi welcomes Elcomponent as partner

Carlo Gavazzi has appointed Hertfordshire based, Elcomponent as a Specialist Energy Partner, offering the full range of Carlo Gavazzi Energy Management products which complement their own highly commended Energy Software Solution to capture data from both their smart metering systems or aM&T packages.

Viessmann

Viessmann enters domestic oil boiler market

Viessmann is adding a domestic oil boiler to its UK product range, having operated in the market for many years as a niche player. 

Nortek, Reznor
Kevin Hartshorne

Nortek aims high for service

HVAC manufacturing specialist Nortek is focusing on delivering excellent customer service now its UK brands have consolidated under the Reznor name.

Grundfos

Grundfos Ecademy extends its range of courses further

The Grundfos Ecademy has built up an enviable reputation for successfully delivering a range of product and industry related bite sized training topics, that can all be accessed 24/7 from a smartphone, tablet or computer.

Rinnai

Rinnai says digital is the way ahead

Chris Goggin of Rinnai says the way to the future, for installers, specifiers and end-users, with an online and fully digitalised approach to trading in today’s world.

Grundfos

Meet the new Grundfos line-up

Grundfos understands that for specifiers and installers to be successful, they need the right team behind them, so the company is delighted to announce its new and improved domestic circulator lineup - ready to meet all the challenges of the heating season.

Panasonic

Panasonic changes the game

Panasonic is changing the game for commercial heating and cooling with the launch of its new 3-pipe ECOi-EX MF3 series. With outstanding efficiency even in extreme ambient temperatures, a high SEER/SCOP at full load capacity plus an increase in piping length and the number of connectable indoor units, the ECOi-EX MF3 sets a powerful new standard in VRF system performance and project design flexibility.

Reznor

Reznor is ErP ready right now

Warm air heaters are subject to Lot 21 of the directive and radiant heaters Lot 20. Minimum efficiencies for warm air is now 72% and radiant heaters is now 74%. Crucially, these minimum criteria are applicable for both new installations and when replacing existing products.

Siemens

Straightforward controls from Siemens

Desigo Control Point is the new embedded building management station from Siemens. It consists of touch panels in several sizes and of web servers that enable remote control of buildings from any smart device. Installation and operation are straightforward.

Pump Industry Awards

Pump Industry Awards open for entries

For the past eighteen years, the Pump Industry Awards has been recognising the best performing companies, products and people for their achievements, developments and positive contributions within this important industry sector. The BPMA will again lead the way in championing those who strive for business, professional and engineering excellence, through the launch of the 2019 awards programme.

ICOM

ICOM guide to water treatment out now

The Industrial and Commercial Energy Association (ICOM) has published Water Quality Consideration of Domestic Hot Water Systems for Commercial Applications.

Flir Systems, thermal imaging

Flir Systems’ low-cost thermal imaging for smartphones and tablets

Flir Systems announces the launch of the Flir One Pro LT, a new lower-price thermal imaging attachment for smartphones.

Rinnai, HD55i, water heater

Rinnai offers the new HD55i

The Rinnai HD55i Internal water heater is a wall hung, gas fired, continuous flow water heater capable of producing hot water at 820 litres per hour at a 50°C rise. The HD55i has a 125mm concentric flue which can be extended up to 15m, less 1m per 45° bend. As with the whole Rinnai range, the HD55i is ErP A-rated and is super low- NoX ready for the next phase of Eco Design.

Grundfos, pumps

Grundfos pumps at the heart of your cooling and conditioning

Effective and efficient cooling and air conditioning are subjects that are much in focus after the record summer we have all experienced. This has put pumps, as they lie at the heart of any circulation system, very much in focus. When it comes to air conditioning, Grundfos have a long history of supplying reliable and intelligent pumps that guarantee the performance and effectiveness of a range of applications, that includes delivering the ideal ambient temperature.

Elco, network interface units, district/communal heating

Elco on the network

Elco Heating Solutions has introduced a new range of network interface units to satisfy the growing demand for district/ communal heating schemes. The redesigned Nexus range consists of 10 models, offering specifiers an extensive choice of products to suit the specific needs of a project.

Titon, MVHR, modular

Titon adds to its MVHR range for modular projects

Titon has extended its range of MVHR units with the introduction of the ultra-compact HRV 1.6 Q Plus. Designed specifically for the modular construction market, the new high-performance unit measures just 600mm wide, enabling it to fit into tight spaces for easy installation and access.

Evinox

Evinox fresh new website

Evinox Energy has launched its new company website, which features a fresh look and feel and user-friendly navigation, enabling users to browse through their extensive range of heat network products and services with ease. These include a range of smart heat interface units (HIUs) and comprehensive support services including metering, billing, revenue management and service and maintenance.

Armstrong Fluid Technology, Design Envelope 6800G Boosters, packaged booster sets

Armstrong pushes the Envelope

Armstrong Fluid Technology has launched the new Design Envelope 6800G boosters which are easier to install and commission, save space in the plantroom, and offer energy efficient performance across a wider operating range than ever before.

SAV, AirMaster AM 150

SAV adds value with AirMaster AM 150 Smart Ventilation Unit

The new AirMaster AM 150 Smart Ventilation Unit (SVU) from SAV Systems has been specially designed to provide efficient, draughtfree, demand-controlled ventilation in relatively small spaces such as offices with up to 3-4 occupants. The units are also fitted with adjustable inlet louvres to accommodate the room layout.

Mitsubishi Electric, Wizard AHU

Wizard AHU solution from Mitsubishi Electric now available

Mitsubishi Electric has announced the launch of its new Air Handling Unit (AHU) range, the Wizard. Designed for the UK market, the new AHU range is perfect for those looking for a cost-effective ventilation solution that promotes wellbeing by improving indoor air quality.

Toshiba DesignAirs, VRF

Online VRF design with Toshiba DesignAirs

Toshiba Air Conditioning has launched an updated version of its VRF air conditioning design platform, DesignAirs, for use by contractors, designers and consultants. Toshiba Air Conditioning UK is a part of UTC Climate, Controls & Security, a unit of United Technologies Corp.

Panasonic, CO2 condensing unit, stores, refrigeration

Panasonic’s new CO2 option for smaller retail outlets

Panasonic Corporation has developed a CO2 condensing unit available in a 15kW model (equivalent to 10HP) and in two versions (standard/special coil resistant) designed for smaller convenience stores and many other refrigeration applications.

Grundfos, MAGNA1

Grundfos MAGNA1 simply the smart choice

Since the MAGNA family launched back in 2001, we have been constantly re-visiting the range to ensure that it continues to encompass the many demands that are required of a modern circulator and can be used in various applications.

Stokvis, PHEs, plate heat exchangers

Stokvis advises use of PHEs

From modern leisure centres and industrial premises requiring very large quantities of hot water, to rambling old hotels and education establishments wanting to isolate new boilers from ageing pipe systems, plate heat exchangers (PHEs) offer a host of benefits that are driving their increased use.

Marsh, Polulok, UPL, sewage treatment sector

Marsh offers new treatment technology

The new Marsh Ultra:Polulok (UPL) draws upon Marsh Industries’ extensive experience in the industrial/commercial sewage treatment sector bringing its outstanding performance and value engineering to the domestic sector.

Air Duct, pipe, probe, Combined Air Duct and Pipe Pocket Probe, Resource Data Management, RDM

New Combined Air Duct or Pipe Pocket Probe introduced by RDM

Suitable for use in either duct or pipe applications where a non-standard length is required, the new Combined Air Duct and Pipe Pocket Probe from Resource Data Management (RDM) offers benefits including compatibility with industry standard immersion pockets and third-party products.

ABX, Nortek

ABX air curtains from Nortek aid efficiency

Warm air heaters are subject to Lot 21 of the directive and radiant heaters Lot 20. Minimum efficiencies for warm air is now 72% and radiant heaters is now 74%. These minimum criteria are applicable for both new installations and when replacing existing products.

Siemens, Desigo Control Point

Straightforward controls from Siemens

Desigo Control Point is the new embedded building management station from Siemens. It consists of touch panels in several sizes and of web servers that enable remote control of buildings from any smart device.

FETA A2L, HFO refrigerants

FETA A2L course on HFO refrigerants

FETA’s A2L Working Group will run short course on the application of HFO refrigerants at the first IIR International Conference on this topic. The event takes place on 3rd September.

Amazon Filters

Take a sidestream step for clean systems with Amazon

Amazon Filters is a leading manufacturer of permanent side stream filtration systems for initial clean-up and ongoing maintenance of closed loop water supplies to large buildings, and sectors such as airports, rail infrastructure, and sporting or entertainment arena.

Rinnai

Kestrel sees to hot water delivery with Rinnai

Kestrel Mechanical Services of Sevenoaks has completed a refit of hot water heating systems at a care home in the South East of England. Rinnai HDC 1500i on natural gas were installed, including the scale inhibitor system.

Grundfos

Grundfos CR pumps up the pressure

Grundfos Pumps introduces a new range of high-flow CR multistage centrifugal pumps to replace the existing CR/N 90, 120 and 150. Like all Grundfos CR pumps, these models have been designed to support our customers under the three important cornerstones that the Grundfos brand is so closely associated with: reliability, efficiency and providing a pump solution that operates as a standalone or in a system.

Nuaire

Nuaire system retrofits for healthy homes

Ventilation specialist Nuaire, has launched the Noxmaster wholehouse ventilation system for the retrofit market.

Gilberts

Gilberts solution hits the roof

Air movement specialist Gilberts has further developed its hybrid system which uses internal heat to warm incoming air through wall façade louvres without using a heat exchanger.

Elco

Elco offers extended warranties and free training for Thision

Elco heating solutions is extending the warranty to its Thision S Plus and Thision L Eco ranges of light commercial gas condensing boilers.

Nortek

ABX air curtains from Nortek aid efficiency

Warm air heaters are subject to Lot 21 of the directive and radiant heaters Lot 20. Minimum efficiencies for warm air is now 72% and radiant heaters is now 74%. Crucially, these minimum criteria are applicable for both new installations and when replacing existing products. The ABX range of industrial air curtains is the solution for high doors and compliment the Nortek range of ErP-compliant heating appliances. ABX provides a barrier of high velocity air, stopping warm air escaping.

RDM

Powerful PLC control from RDM

Designed for use within demanding HVACR and BEMS applications Mini Intuitive TDB, is a new powerful, compact PLC controller that can be used to control up to 560 points or devices. Using proven technology already found within the flagship Intuitive range, with an optional LCD screen, it delivers cost and space saving benefits. TDB, license-free PLC software, comes built-in as standard, with the desktop editor tool available for free download via the RDM website.

SCA, Smoke Control Association

SCA scheme for smoke control installers

The Smoke Control Association (SCA) and IFC Certification have launched the IFC SDI 19 Certification scheme for contractors involved in the installation of smoke control systems. Those certified under the scheme will have relevant skills and knowledge including system design, commissioning of smoke control systems and fire strategy verification.

Siemens, PX programmable Compact Controller

Siemens’ new programmable controllers

The new Siemens PX programmable Compact Controller with island bus complements the Desigo family. It is available in two versions, with 22 or 36 IO’s on board. It can be expanded with TX I/O modules to cover up to 16 IO datapoints. With up to two TXI2.OPEN, the compact controller offers third party integration options. The controllers use the truly open BACnet protocol and are available in either IP or BACnet over LON options. The IP controllers include a built in web communication for remote connection.

Atag Commercial, compact pressurisation units

Atag range takes the pressure

Atag Commercial has introduced its new PHR range of compact pressurisation units, designed to automatically top up and maintain the minimum pressure requirements for low- to medium-temperature sealed heating, cooling and chilled water systems. The floor standing and wall mounted units remove the need for cold water header tanks and associated pipework, while also eliminating reliance on mains pressure to provide the system head.

Carlo Gavazzi

Carlo Gavazzi on the pulse

Carlo Gavazzi has launched the SHJWIN, a new wireless digital input module that can also be used to count pulses from energy meters (gas, water, electric) and other sources. The module has 4 inputs that can be configured individually either as digital contact inputs or pulse count inputs, from class B SO outputs usually found on energy meters.

Grundfos Pumps

Grundfos Pumps walks the talk for sustainable business practices

At Grundfos Pumps, sustainability is not a department or a report, rather it is a mindset as well as an important premise for good working practice. As a global leader in advanced pump solutions, we constantly push the boundaries of possibility in energy efficiency and water conservation to help us to reach our goals of bringing value to the world, our clients, our business and our employees.

Daikin Applied

Daikin Applied offers R32 chillers

Daikin Applied has launched a high efficiency air-cooled scroll chiller series with R-32 refrigerant. This is an extension of the company’s Bluevolution range. The new Air-cooled chiller range (EWAT B) will be available for cooling only and heat recovery applications from 80 kW up to 700 kW cooling capacity at nominal conditions.

Evinox

Select HIUs online with Evinox

Evinox has launched the ModuSat heat interface unit (HIU) Online Selector. Available via the Evinox Energy website, this tool recommends the ideal HIU(s) for a district or communal heat network development, based on project parameters entered by the user 

Dunham-Bush

Dunham-Bush expands fan convector range for Summer ‘18

Dunham-Bush has expanded its range of fan convectors for Summer 2018. The new models include the Smart-Vector which has been introduced to help maximise indoor air quality, particularly when Building Bulletin 101 is a requirement.

Carlo Gavazzi

Tune in to lighting control with Carlo Gavazzi Gateway

Carlo Gavazzi has introduced a DALI Gateway, the SB2DALIT8230. It supports adjustment of colour temperature in addition to light level.

FloControl

Flowcon Energy Fit system comes to the UK with FloControl

FloControl is offering the Flowcon Energy Fit system. It is a wireless system which continuously measures energy usage and monitors coil performance, adjusting the pressure independent control valve (PICV) to optimise coil performance.

BSRIA

5th Edition of BSRIA’s Design Framework

The 5th Edition of BSRIA’s Design Framework for Building Services is now available in digital format with hard copies available to be pre-ordered.

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