Engineering News | Heating and Cooling http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/heating-and-cooling Thu, 21 Jun 2018 08:04:05 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 HVAC&R event breaks records http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/hvacr-event-breaks-records-2018-02-23 Jessica Oosthuizen Heating and Cooling Fri, 23 Feb 2018 00:00:00 +0200 478013 1519106402 1519336800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000706840_resized_ahrexpoheatingcooling23021022.jpg EXPO EXTRAVAGANZA More than 72 000 people attended the AHR Expo 511 287 Change of venue draws in highly targeted audience http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/change-of-venue-draws-in-highly-targeted-audience-2018-02-23 Jessica Oosthuizen Heating and Cooling Fri, 23 Feb 2018 00:00:00 +0200 477958 1519106402 1519336800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000706783_resized_heatingandcoolinghvacshow23021022.jpg SKILLS TRANSFER The show offered over 20 highly-attended CPD accredited seminars 511 287 Company addresses ICT cooling shelters http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/tellumat-addresses-ict-equipment-housing-shelters-cooling-challenges-2018-02-23 Jessica Oosthuizen Heating and Cooling Fri, 23 Feb 2018 00:00:00 +0200 477811 1519106401 1519336800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000706575_resized_cloudracksimbdallasusjan2014bloomberg1022.jpg COOL COMMUNICATIONS South Africa’s climate of temperature extremes presents a significant challenge to the cooling of ICT equipment housing shelters 511 287 Energy efficiency hot topic in HVAC industry http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/energy-efficiency-hot-topic-in-hvac-industry-2018-02-23 Jessica Oosthuizen Heating and Cooling Fri, 23 Feb 2018 00:00:00 +0200 477228 1519106401 1519336800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000705177_resized_heatingandcoolingjohnsoncontrols23021022.jpg TIME IS MONEY Johnson Controls’ products can get up and running within 30 seconds 511 287 Engie acquires Southern African HVAC companies http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/engie-acquires-southern-african-hvac-companies-2018-02-23 Jessica Oosthuizen Heating and Cooling Fri, 23 Feb 2018 00:00:00 +0200 477887 1519106402 1519336800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000706624_resized_engieisembarkingonanacquisitionstrategytogrow1022.jpg DOING BUSINESS Engie is embarking on an acquisition strategy to grow its presence in the African market 511 287 Inferior imports likely to increase in refrigerant industry http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/inferior-imports-likely-to-increase-in-refrigerant-industry-2018-02-23 Jessica Oosthuizen Heating and Cooling Fri, 23 Feb 2018 00:00:00 +0200 477792 1519106401 1519336800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000706468_resized_csirmmpmechanicaltestinglaboratory10512duane1022.jpg LAB INSPECTION A-Gas tests and inspects refrigerants to ensure that they are legitimate and meet global specifications prior to shipment to South Africa 511 287 Industries should prepare for increased use of HFO gases http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/industries-should-prepare-for-increased-use-of-hfo-gases-2017-09-22 Nadine James Heating and Cooling Fri, 22 Sep 2017 00:00:00 +0200 464182 1505744422 1506031200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000677043_resized_agassouthafricajohannesburgfacility09171022.jpg MULTiFACETED OPERATION A-Gas offers a range of products to assist across a broad range of sectors, including shipping, refrigeration, air conditioning, automotive and mining 511 287 Manufacturer looks to strengthen position in HVAC sector http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/manufacturer-looks-to-strengthen-position-in-hvac-sector-2017-09-22 Nadine James Heating and Cooling Fri, 22 Sep 2017 00:00:00 +0200 464005 1505744422 1506031200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000676971_resized_ltpbecohvacunitseweurodrive02171022.jpg ENHANCED CLIMATE CONTROL The improved functionality of the LTP-B Eco HVAC drive enures that managers can run a fan when needed, representing a major advantage in terms of energy-saving 511 287 New chillers, heat pumps launch next month http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-chillers-heat-pumps-launch-next-month-2017-09-22 Nadine James Heating and Cooling Fri, 22 Sep 2017 00:00:00 +0200 464035 1505744422 1506031200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000676968_resized_neilcameronjohnsoncontrolsafricagm09171022.jpg NEIL CAMERON The main driver of the mid-capacity sector is the type of construction currently favoured by South African developers 511 287 Product presentation showcases VRF technology http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/product-presentation-showcases-vfr-technology-2017-09-22 Nadine James Heating and Cooling Fri, 22 Sep 2017 00:00:00 +0200 464022 1505744422 1506031200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000676974_resized_toshibashrmetechnologyhvacahicarrier09171022.jpg NEW & IMPROVED The SHRM-e series variable refrigerant flow system has various new features and improves on the shortcomings of previous systems 511 287 Water Diagnostic Consultants http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/water-diagnostic-consultants-2017-09-22 Zandile Mavuso Heating and Cooling Fri, 22 Sep 2017 00:00:00 +0200 462613 1505808479 1506031200 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000679072_resized_0000673473waterconsult1022.jpg 511 287 New VSDs in high demand http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-vsds-in-high-demand-2017-02-24 Sascha Solomons Heating and Cooling Fri, 24 Feb 2017 00:00:00 +0200 442306 1487661014 1487887200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000624326_resized_sewheatingandcooling022017jpg1022.jpg VENTILATION ASSURED SEW’s HVAC VSD supply smooth ventilation to any given building 511 287 Company completes cooling system installation http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-completes-cooling-system-installation-2017-02-24 Sascha Solomons Heating and Cooling Fri, 24 Feb 2017 00:00:00 +0200 442230 1487661014 1487887200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000624163_resized_52engineeringheatingandcooling022017jpg1022.jpg COOLING SYSTEM FITTINGS 52 Engineering provides its clients with high-quality heating, ventilation and air-conditioning products 511 287 Quality offering in a competitive market key http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/quality-offering-in-a-competitive-market-key-2016-10-14 Sascha Solomons Heating and Cooling Fri, 24 Feb 2017 00:00:00 +0200 429566 1487661014 1487887200 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000592742_resized_256889780131022.jpg REMAINING POPULAR Businesses that offer a good service, reliability and value are often in high demand at significant cost 511 287 New training course offered on refrigeration units http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-training-course-offered-on-refrigeration-units-2017-02-24 Marleny Arnoldi Heating and Cooling Fri, 24 Feb 2017 00:00:00 +0200 442564 1487661015 1487887200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000624812_resized_eqstraheatingandcooling2017.jpeg TRAINING ACADEMY The academy is fully equipped to train auto-electricians on refrigeration units 511 340 Japanese-manufactured variable refrigerant flow introduced into South Africa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/japanese-manufactured-variable-refrigerant-flow-introduced-to-south-africa-2017-02-24 Sascha Solomons Heating and Cooling Fri, 24 Feb 2017 00:00:00 +0200 442585 1487661015 1487887200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Keeping up with technology trends imperative for efficiency http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/keeping-up-with-technology-trends-imperative-for-efficiency-2017-02-24 Marleny Arnoldi Heating and Cooling Fri, 24 Feb 2017 00:00:00 +0200 442496 1491489912 1487887200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000624617_resized_pieterdebodwspheatingandcooling022017jpg1022.jpg PIETER DE BOD Frequent upkeep maintains a standard of sustained energy efficiency 511 287 Demand for improved efficiency drives competition http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/demand-for-improved-efficiency-drives-competition-2016-09-16 Sebastian Whyle Heating and Cooling Fri, 16 Sep 2016 00:00:00 +0200 426143 1473751399 1473976800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000583943_resized_tektowercoolingtower1022.jpg INVERTERS PLAY A MAJOR ROLE A major part of the increased efficiencies of heating and cooling solutions is the adoption of inverter technology 511 287 Automotive HVAC market set to garner higher revenue globally http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/automotive-hvac-market-set-to-garner-higher-revenue-globally-2016-09-16 Sebastian Whyle Heating and Cooling Fri, 16 Sep 2016 00:00:00 +0200 426140 1473751399 1473976800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000583981_resized_amr110221.jpg ASIA: A KEY PLAYER Based on geography, Asia-Pacific was the highest revenue-generating region, accounting for more than a 46% share in 2015 511 287 Cooling solution to negate need for owning refrigeration plants http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/cooling-solution-to-negate-need-for-owning-refrigeration-plants-2016-09-16 Sebastian Whyle Heating and Cooling Fri, 16 Sep 2016 00:00:00 +0200 426144 1473751400 1473976800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Year-on-year 6% growth for local RLC segment http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/year-on-year-6-growth-for-local-rlc-segment-2016-09-16 Sebastian Whyle Heating and Cooling Fri, 16 Sep 2016 00:00:00 +0200 426123 1473751399 1473976800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000583959_resized_entmedia5757greenbayv1110221.jpg ‘FOLLOW ME’ FUNCTIONALITY A new feature has been developed through which a remote control becomes a temperature sensor 511 287 Natural refrigerant trailer unit unveiled http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/natural-refrigerant-trailer-unit-unveiled-2016-09-16 Sebastian Whyle Heating and Cooling Fri, 16 Sep 2016 00:00:00 +0200 426139 1473751399 1473976800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000583977_resized_carriertransicoldathensplant10221.jpg IMPROVED POWER MODULE The Carrier stand will feature an example of the ground-breaking eco-drive power module 511 287 Focus increased on residential HVAC activities http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/industry-association-increases-focus-on-residential-hvac-activities-2016-09-16 Sebastian Whyle Heating and Cooling Fri, 16 Sep 2016 00:00:00 +0200 426120 1473751399 1473976800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000583973_resized_euroventbeyondhvacr10221.jpg RESIDENTIAL HVAC EMPHASISED Eurovent members from more than 20 countries have jointly decided to strengthen activities related to residential ventilation 511 287 Time switches to increase temperature control efficiency http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/time-switches-to-increase-temperature-control-efficiency-2016-09-16 Sebastian Whyle Heating and Cooling Fri, 16 Sep 2016 00:00:00 +0200 426122 1473751399 1473976800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000583987_resized_legrandprogrammabletimeswitchwithdigitaldisplay710221.jpg TIME SWITCHES SUITED TO MANUFACTURERS Legrand’s Rex time switches, with analogue and digital dials, are ideally suited for original-equipment manufacturers 511 287 Australian coolers suitable for SA environment http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/australian-coolers-suitable-for-sa-environment-2016-02-05 Bruce Montiea Heating and Cooling Fri, 05 Feb 2016 00:00:00 +0200 397722 1454395468 1454623200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000504871_resized_roadleadingtodesertpassingtownofsilvertonaustraliadec20151022resized.jpeg SCORCHING Cool Breeze evaporative coolers are suitable for South Africa’s hot and dry conditions as they have been built for the Australian outback, which is also hot and dry 511 287 Cooling solution benefits outdoor industrial processes http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/cooling-solution-benefits-outdoor-industrial-processes-2016-02-05 Bruce Montiea Heating and Cooling Fri, 05 Feb 2016 00:00:00 +0200 397558 1454395468 1454623200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000504341_resized_intertecklimaanlage002resized.jpeg FULLPROOF The MULTICOOL 1100 cooler does not get affected by rain and dust 511 287 Robust, nonclogging materials extend life of cooling towers http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/using-robust-and-non-clogging-materials-extends-life-of-cooling-towers-2016-02-05 Bruce Montiea Heating and Cooling Fri, 05 Feb 2016 00:00:00 +0200 396756 1454395468 1454623200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000501848_resized_iwcrefurbishingwatercoolingtowersresized.jpeg RENOVATION Regularly upgrading the cooling tower reduces maintenance downtime 511 287 New lightweight humidity verification system saves space http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-lightweight-humidity-verification-system-saves-space-2016-02-05 Bruce Montiea Heating and Cooling Fri, 05 Feb 2016 00:00:00 +0200 398448 1454395468 1454623200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000506945_resized_michellinstrumentshygrocal1003resized.jpeg LIGHTWEIGHT The HygroCal100 weighs 3.2 kg, making it less than 25% of the weight of its closest competitor 511 287 Malaysian company plans a successful year http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/cooling-company-plans-for-a-successful-year-2016-02-05 Bruce Montiea Heating and Cooling Fri, 05 Feb 2016 00:00:00 +0200 398337 1454395468 1454623200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000506580_resized_johannesburgstockexchangesandtonsouthafricasept2014resized.jpeg UP AND DOWN Dunham-Bush’s business suffered in South Africa as a result of sharp currency exchange rate fluctuations 511 287 Company redesigns air compressors http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-redesigns-air-compressors-2016-02-05 Bruce Montiea Heating and Cooling Fri, 05 Feb 2016 00:00:00 +0200 398666 1454395469 1454623200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000507643_resized_acompressorunitatkilroyrealtycorpsairconditioningroomcaliforniausjan2016bloombergresized.jpeg LATEST COMPRESSOR TECHNOLOGY Companies are always keen to use the latest compressor technologies that can reduce their overall energy consumption 511 287 Optimisation system launched to reduce energy consumption http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/optimisation-system-launched-to-reduce-energy-consumption-2016-02-05 Bruce Montiea Heating and Cooling Fri, 05 Feb 2016 00:00:00 +0200 398272 1454395468 1454623200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000506384_resized_chillersystematgooglesdatacenterchanghuataiwandec2013resized.jpeg 511 287 Cooling system produces reduced noise pollution http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/cooling-system-produces-reduced-noise-pollution-2016-02-05 Bruce Montiea Heating and Cooling Fri, 05 Feb 2016 00:00:00 +0200 398390 1454395468 1454623200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000506744_resized_samsung10710resized.jpeg INVENTING FOR CHANGING LIVES Samsung invents technology that positively impacts on consumers’ lives 511 287 TFR’s locomotives to receive advanced HVAC systems http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/tfrs-locomotives-to-receive-advanced-hvac-systems-2016-02-05 Bruce Montiea Heating and Cooling Fri, 05 Feb 2016 00:00:00 +0200 398352 1454395468 1454623200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000506629_resized_booycoengineering30509resized.jpeg SPECIALIST DESIGNER Booyco Engineering specialises in the design, development and manufacture of custom made and specialised mobile air handling systems for special applications 511 287 New 6 MW cooling plant targets 2017 completion http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-6-mw-cooling-plant-targets-2017-completion-2016-02-05 Bruce Montiea Heating and Cooling Fri, 05 Feb 2016 00:00:00 +0200 398367 1454395468 1454623200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000506688_resized_carriertheaquaedge23xrvchillerresized.jpeg TECHNOLOGICALLY ADVANCED The AquaEdge 23XRV chiller makes use of a non-ozone-depleting refrigerant and next-generation screw compressor technology 511 287 Cooling technology for plastic injection launched http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/cooling-technology-for-plastic-injection-launched-2016-02-05 Bruce Montiea Heating and Cooling Fri, 05 Feb 2016 00:00:00 +0200 398496 1454395469 1454623200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000507134_resized_thermometeronasteampipeamericanelectricpowerappalachiancoohiousnov2015resized.jpeg TEMPERATURE CONTROL RocTool’s technology enables users to have better control over temperature changes and save valuable production time 511 287 Meat warehouse receives efficient cold storage facility http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/meat-warehouse-receives-efficient-cold-storage-facility-2016-02-05 Bruce Montiea Heating and Cooling Fri, 05 Feb 2016 00:00:00 +0200 398554 1475132311 1454623200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000507322_resized_lyncameatsonsitecoldstoragefacilityresized.jpeg EFFICIENT STORAGE Lynca Meats’ warehouse has been equipped with an on-site cold storage facility to store its pork products 511 287 Fan manufacturer focuses on R&D amid challenging economy http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/fan-manufacturer-focuses-on-rd-amid-challenging-economy-2015-09-18 Dylan Stewart Heating and Cooling Fri, 18 Sep 2015 00:00:00 +0200 383506 1442296572 1442527200 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 Efficient solutions for economical heat and steam generation http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/efficient-solutions-for-economical-heat-and-steam-generation-2015-09-18 Dylan Stewart Heating and Cooling Fri, 18 Sep 2015 00:00:00 +0200 383807 1442296573 1442527200 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0