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Advanced Ergonomic Technologies Ltd (AET) was incorporated in 1993 and is the world leading authority of Under Floor Air Conditioning (UFAC) systems. We provide energy efficient heating ventilation and air conditioning systems for commercial new build and refurbishment projects in the UK and around the world.
AET has supplied the Flexible Space UFAC system worldwide for twenty years and has built an impressive project portfolio, working with leading developers, architects and end users. AET Installations include world class developments such as the 100,000 m2 Parkview Green, Beijing; China’s first prequalified LEED CS Platinum building, One Airport Square in Accra, Ghana’s greenest building, the 200,000 sq. m Shanghai Port Cruise Terminal, the State Audit Bureau for the Kuwait government, Korea Expressway Corporation Headquarters, the prestigious Nina Tower development in Hong Kong, the Menara Telekom Tower in Kuala Lumpur amongst many others. We estimate over two and a half million square metres of Flexible Space UFAC systems are installed worldwide, and many of these buildings have won industry awards for innovation, energy efficiency and sustainability.
AET Flexible Space continues to be a world leader in the production and supply of under floor air conditioning systems and is the undisputed leader in Fantile technology having designed the first terminals over twenty years ago. We continue to innovate and develop these products to suit predominantly offices but also workspace in a wide variety of applications. The Italian quality of manufacture is recognised for its robust and pleasant appearance worldwide.
In 2010 Flexible Space won three major awards from ASHRAE for Innovation, Energy Efficiency and Sustainability at an exhibition in India. Several buildings using the Flexible Space System have won Industry awards for Innovation and Quality and the Flexible Space system has made a positive contribution to Green Building rating schemes such as BREEAM and LEED. In particular we are seeing increasing numbers of large projects coming through in Saudi Arabia and Kuwait where we already have completed the State Audit Bureau, which stands as a high profile project in the region with high user satisfaction and a testament to the technology. It is with this high level of user satisfaction that we remain confident in the future.
During 2010 AET entered into production of the Hiross range of Flexible Space products adding enhanced controls and operational efficiency to the range; and following the settling in period after takeover from Emerson; has shown good sales of product to the distribution network.
AET and employees are members of the Chartered Institute of Building Services Engineering (CIBSE), The British Council for Offices (BCO), the London Chamber of Commerce and Industry, the American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air-Conditioning Engineers (ASHRAE). Founder and owner of AET, Glan Blake Thomas has promoted the concept of sustainability in buildings for more than twenty years, and has presented many papers and articles focusing on the issues around sustainability and green building practice.