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  • Hoval: Hoval biomass boiler reduces Derby County FC's emissions
    Hoval biomass boiler reduces Derby County FC's emissions
    Hoval
    Derby County FC have made a big step towards reducing their carbon footprint at Pride Park Stadium. As part of its sustainability strategy, the Rams have installed a Hoval STU wood pellet biomass boiler at Pride Park, and it is believed the club have become the first professional football club to adopt carbon-neutral biomass heating. The...
    17 September 2013
  • Wilo pumps keep newspapers printing
    Wilo
    Palm Papers, a German company with seven paper mills across Europe, has recently built a new plant on a 50 acre site in Kings Lynn, north Norfolk, producing 400,000 tonnes of newsprint a year with a working width of 10.63 metres, at around 2,000 metres of paper per minute. The total pump infrastructure in the building has been supplied by leading...
    16 September 2013
  • Wilo UK awarded CEMARS Accreditation
    Wilo
    Wilo UK has been granted CEMARS certification after an eighteen month process to achieve this exacting carbon reduction certification. CEMARS represents the first two steps of carboNZero certification. CEMARS certified organisations have measured their organisation’s greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions in compliance with ISO 14064–1, so they understand...
    16 September 2013
  • Hamworthy heats up hotel on south coast
    Hamworthy Heating
    Hamworthy Heating’s Purewell VariHeat boilers were the natural choice to enable a seamless heating upgrade at the Menzies Bournemouth Carlton Hotel, a four star hotel on the east cliff of Bournemouth. Cedar Green Projects Ltd installed seven Purewell VariHeat 180kW condensing boilers in place of the existing 16 Purewell Classic 70kW atmospheric...
    10 September 2013
  • Weishaupt: Development of Weishaupt WM50 monarch® burner
    Development of Weishaupt WM50 monarch® burner
    Weishaupt
    The WM50, expected for Autumn 2014, is writing the next chapter in the 60-year-plus success story of Weishaupt's monarch® series of burners. Its compact construction, combined with ultra-modern technology, helps to make this burner universally employable. The WM50, with an anticipated output of up to 11,000 kW (50 Hz), is following hot on the...
    09 September 2013
  • Airedale International Air Conditioning: Upgrading to EC fans can reduce consumption by up to 70%
    Upgrading to EC fans can reduce consumption by up to 70%
    Airedale International Air Conditioning
    According to the Carbon Trust, large UK businesses are paying out more than £1.6 billion too much on their energy bills every year because many are yet to seize the full opportunity to cut bills by around 15% through energy efficiency measures - savings that the Carbon Trust says are available through changes in behaviour and equipment, and that...
    02 September 2013
  • Cistermiser: Combimate in a class of its own
    Combimate in a class of its own
    Cistermiser
    The waterborne system and flow-through appliances within Fairford Pre-School in Gloucestershire have been protected from the effects of limescale, thanks to Cistermiser’s Combimate. The Combimate, a limescale and soft water corrosion reduction system, has been installed at the school’s facilities located in this notoriously hard water area. Hard...
    30 July 2013
  • Developer saves space with Wessex ModuMax boilers
    Hamworthy Heating
    An award-winning development in the London borough of Harrow chose Wessex ModuMax condensing boilers from Hamworthy in their plant rooms to meet the high heating and hot water demand that was required from a small footprint. Stanmore Place is a flagship development by St Edward, offering a range of high specification one, two and three bedroom...
    26 July 2013
  • Frese: Lean principle creates value for Frese's customers
    Lean principle creates value for Frese's customers
    Frese
    In 2013 the Danish production facility of Frese started implementing Japanese Lean principles. The stock, logistics, purchasing and production departments have cut down on wastage and optimised working procedures. The introduction of Lean in Frese is part of a three-year-old strategy plan, securing growth, increased competitiveness and the...
    23 July 2013
  • Wavin: Hep2O turns up the heat on UFH
    Hep2O turns up the heat on UFH
    Wavin
    Wavin – Europe’s leading supplier of water management, plumbing and drainage systems – is harnessing the power of its Hep2O brand to better promote the company’s innovative range of underfloor heating (UFH) products. Hep2O is the UK’s most successful push-fit plumbing system for hot and cold water supply and is a perfect ‘brand parent’ for the UFH...
    19 July 2013
  • Wavin: Wavin Systems en route to UNICEF in Bhutan
    Wavin Systems en route to UNICEF in Bhutan
    Wavin
    Wavin – Europe’s leading supplier of water management, plumbing and drainage systems – has shipped eight containers with products for drinking water supply and rainwater harvesting to Bhutan. During a visit to Bhutan, Wavin employees, together with water specialists from UNICEF and the Bhutan Ministry of Health, looked at enhancing the...
    11 July 2013
  • Wavin: Recycore® reigns supreme at Industry Awards
    Recycore® reigns supreme at Industry Awards
    Wavin
    Wavin – Europe’s leading supplier of water management, plumbing and drainage systems – has scooped top spot in the prestigious HouseBuilder Product Awards 2013 for its drainage products manufactured using innovative Recycore® Technology. The company won the category for Best External Product and will now be put forward for the best overall product...
    09 July 2013
  • Brett Martin: New dual connection road gullies from Brett Martin
    New dual connection road gullies from Brett Martin
    Brett Martin
    Brett Martin Plumbing & Drainage has added two new dual connection road gullies to the company’s wide range of underground drainage products. Developed to meet the needs of installers, the gullies feature a 160mm outlet to accept 160mm Solid Pipe with a cutline to convert to a 150mm outlet for Twinwall Pipe connections – making it suitable for a...
    08 July 2013
  • CEDIA announces 2013 award winners
    CEDIA UK
    CEDIA (the Custom Electronic Design & Installation Association) revealed the winners of its eighth annual CEDIA Awards to an enthusiastic industry audience in the regal surroundings of the Pavilion at the Tower of London on Friday 28th June. Sponsored by AMX, Control 4, Crestron, Kaleidescape and Rako, the CEDIA Awards celebrate the system design...
    05 July 2013
  • Byworth Boilers: Byworth Boiler Hire lets off 24 tonnes of steam
    Byworth Boiler Hire lets off 24 tonnes of steam
    Byworth Boilers
    In late 2011, Byworth Boiler Hire received an enquiry to provide over 20,000kg/hr of steam to ensure the smooth decommissioning of a large industrial site in the Midlands. Following the initial quotation, which was prepared by Sales Engineer, Michael Rutter, and a number of meetings, an order was placed for Byworth to provide five dual-fuel...
    04 July 2013