Know what you want? Try our 'Supplier Directory' 

Latest News

Storms necessitate stepping up site dehumidification strategies

Following warnings from meteorological experts about continued severe weather over December, a humidity expert is warning contractors that construction sites must be braced against humidity risks posed by extreme rain and snowstorms.... 
 3 Dec 2021
PPS has decades of experience and proven expertise in delivering offsite-fabricated packaged plant solutions

Prefabricated modular systems specialist relocates

Packaged Plant Solutions (PPS), a specialist in prefabricated modular systems and part of commercial heating and hot water solutions provider Baxi Commercial Solutions, has relocated to a larger, purpose-built state-of-the-art factory at Baxi’s ... 
 3 Dec 2021

BESA welcomes flexible thinking in Net Zero ‘playbook’

The Building Engineering Services Association (BESA) has welcomed new guidance from the Cabinet Office aimed at decarbonising the UK’s largest property estate.... 
 3 Dec 2021
The community of Viessmann employees and friends involved in the tree planting

Telford industrial estate gains 200 trees thanks to Viessmann employee

A Viessmann employee has led an initiative that saw 200 trees planted at the company’s Hortonwood Industrial Estate headquarters.... 
 3 Dec 2021
Power sector distributor Jointing Technologies

Wolseley UK acquires power cable specialists Jointing Tech

Wolseley UK’s Wolseley Infrastructure has acquired Jointing Technologies, a distributor in the power sector.... 
 3 Dec 2021
A Veolia Energy Recovery Facility

Programme to create hydrogen and cut carbon emissions

Resource management company, Veolia, is advancing its programme to create the hydrogen gas supply infrastructure and decarbonise the UK energy supply.... 
 30 Nov 2021
Dave Mansell and Danny McLaughlin, Coolair Equipment

Coolair Equipment strengthens team

Air conditioning specialist Coolair Equipment is continuing its expansion plans with two senior appointments.... 
 30 Nov 2021

What's new in regulation, policy and funding for heat networks?

A free guide to upcoming heat network regulations, policy and funding has been published by Switch2 Energy to help district and community heating suppliers prepare for key changes ahead.... 
 30 Nov 2021
Carrier OptiClean during tests at BRE

Independent tests show efficacy of air purifier

Independent tests have shown that a new mobile air purifier rapidly reduces concentrations of ultra-fine, virus-sized particles in the air.

The research, carried out by the UK Building Research Establishment (BRE), demonstrated that Carrier's OptiClean air scrubber and negative air pressure machine cuts levels of airborne particulates in the critical size range (up to 1µm diameter), which encompasses viruses and virus-containing aerosolised droplets, by around two thirds within 30 minutes. 

 26 Nov 2021

Whitty urges businesses to invest in ventilation

Investing in building ventilation will play a key role in helping the country recover from the Covid-19 pandemic and prepare for future health emergencies, according to the government's chief medical adviser Professor Chris Whitty.... 
 26 Nov 2021

Finn Geotherm marks 15 years and millions secured for customers

Norfolk-based renewable heating expert Finn Geotherm, is celebrating two major landmarks – its 15th year in business and securing a total of £22 million in Renewable Heat Incentive (RHI) payments for customers who have switched to a heat pump for ... 
 26 Nov 2021
Mr Mike Foster, chief executive of the EUA

Fuel poor blocked from gas access

A fuel poverty campaigner and chief executive of the trade body, Energy and Utilities Alliance (EUA), has today called for the regulator to clamp down on energy suppliers who are blocking measures to tackle fuel poverty.

Mr Mike Foster, chief executive of the EUA, has written to Jonathan Brearley, asking for a very public slap down of those suppliers who are refusing to connect a gas meter to new customers who are getting fuel poor relief from the gas networks. 

 26 Nov 2021

PPP announces winners of new multi-million pound HVAC contract

A pioneering new way of awarding long-term work packages at the Sellafield site has reached a major milestone, with Programme and Project Partners (PPP) appointing its first Key Delivery Partners.... 
 26 Nov 2021

Baxi runs trade taster day

Baxi has participated in a trade taster day at Myton School in Warwick, to help educate students about the breadth of careers available in plumbing and heating and encourage the future generation to join the industry.... 
 26 Nov 2021

BESA’s Crosland elected chair of health & safety body

Rebecca Crosland has been elected as the new chair of the Safety and Health Engineering Partnership (SHEP).... 
 25 Nov 2021

Residential property awarded IMMUNE certification

In what is described as a world first, a residential property has been certified with the IMMUNE Building Standard in London.

One Palace Placein London, a luxury residential building managed by Navana Property Group, was awarded the IMMUNE - Strong labelby the Healthy by Design Building Institute (HDBI), marking the first residential property to receive this distinction. 

 23 Nov 2021

New Mitsubishi Electric value-added reseller

Mitsubishi Electric has announced that Dynamic Climate, the Brighton-based HVAC professional services business, has become a value-added reseller (VAR).... 
 23 Nov 2021

Business leader urges industry to ‘be prouder’

A leading international business figure has highlighted the key role the building engineering sector will play in addressing climate change but said it would need to compete harder for talent to address its skills challenges.... 
 23 Nov 2021
Rinnai UK managing director Tony Gittings

Rinnai unveils multi-national plan for rapid progress to carbon neutrality

Rinnai has unveiled a global plan, the ‘Innovation Manifesto’, which sets out a clear pathway to achieving carbon neutrality, to a timetable, without negating quality in product design, innovation and customer value for money.... 
 23 Nov 2021

The Datateam Media Group and Biz Media Limited welcome Pinede Publishing Limited

The Datateam Media Group and Biz Media Ltd are pleased and excited to announce the acquisition of Pinede Publishing Limited.

The acquisition will see Biz Media take over a number of market-leading titles for industry professionals including Energy in Buildings & Industry (EiBI), Plumbing, Heating & Air Movement News (PHAM News) magazine and all associated websites, including the influential websites eibi.co.uk and phamnews.co.uk 

 19 Nov 2021
Older news articles

archive View Older News items by Year/Month
Heating & Ventilating Review is the number one magazine in the HVAR industry. Don’t miss out, subscribe today!
Subcribe to HVR

Diary

BESA CONFERENCE