'Clean Air Rocks' Video takes virtual tour through a dust co

13 September 2012 Camfil Farr Air Pollution Control (APC) has partnered with Arkansas State University’s Center for Digital Initiatives (CDI) to create a 3D animated video titled "Clean Air Rocks" (http://www.camfilfarrapc.com/videos/77). For anyone who has wondered how an industrial dust collector really works, the 3-1/2 minute video answers this question by taking viewers on a virtual tour throu...


King Faisal University Delegation Visits Zamil Higher Instit

12 September 2012 A high-level delegation headed by Dr. Yousuf bin Mohammed Al-Jandan, President of King Faisal University in Al Ahsa, recently visited Zamil Higher Institute for Industrial Training (...


Solar air-con to keep you cool -- and off the grid

13 September 2012 We have heard about how rising power prices could be driving consumers off the grid; and we have written about how Australia’s booming air-con uptake is causing the kind of “super” spikes in peak power demand used to justify network operators’ disproportionate spend on poles and wires ? which, in turn, has driven up power prices.   Now, there’s an Australian invention that c...


Panasonic announces new stylish inverter air conditioners

Sep 12, 2012 by Panasonic Australia Panasonic Australia introduces a new range of inverter air conditioners featuring a stylish design, enhanced technology and smart features for greater cooling comfo...


Summer of discontent for Korean AC brands

New Delhi, Sept 11: Voltas has emerged as the surprise leader in the air conditioner (AC) market, which paradoxically saw the Korean majors lose ground despite record-high temperatures.   LG’s m...


Carrier daredevil completes Shard abseil

Sept. 10, 2012 Paul Lawrence, sales and business development director at Carrier, joined HRH The Duke of York and Ffion Hague earlier this month in a dramatic abseil down The Shard, London’s newest la...


HVACR Workforce Development Foundation Produces Career Oppor

Sep 7, 2012 12 The video features commentary from active HVACR and water heating professionals who provide testimonials to the many career and life opportunities provided by HVACR-related trades. In ...


Data centre near London upgrades with Turbomiser chillers

05/09/2012 Colt’s data centre near London, UK, has been equipped with Turbomiser chillers that deliver 3.3 MW of cooling.   The contract was won by Bristol-based company Cool-therm which produce...


HVACR Distributors Sales Growth Rise

Sep 6, 2012 United States heating, ventilation, air-conditioning & refrigeration (HVACR) average distributor sales grew 13.3% in July 2012, after a June drop of 1.8%, according to the Heating, Air-conditioning and Refrigeration Distributors International (HARDI). Each of the seven regions in the HARDI Monthly Targeted and Regional Economic News for Distribution Strategies (TRENDS) Report show...


New Scholarship Honors ASHRAE’s First Female President

06 September 2012 ATLANTA -- The American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air-Conditioning Engineers (ASHRAE) has announced a new scholarship created in memory of Presidential Member Lynn G. Bel...


HVR Awards shortlist announced

05 September 2012 The four judges for the third annual HVR Awards have deliberated over a record number of entries and selected the finalists for the prestigious HVR Awards ceremony due to take place ...