Heater hire in the UK – everything you need to know

There are many reasons why you may need to hire a temporary heating arrangement. In almost any working environment, the absence of a functional heating system is at best extremely inconvenient and at worst, crippling. Heater hire is often the best solution if the application is either short-term or temporary. This could be due to the failure of a building’s…

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England’s Largest District Ground Source System Breaks New Ground

The UK’s pioneer of domestic district ground source heat pump systems, Kensa Contracting, has secured the contract to deliver England’s largest shared ground loop heat pump system with ENGIE. 400 flats over eight tower blocks in the London borough of Enfield will be retrofitted with Shoebox heat pumps manufactured by Kensa Contracting’s sister company Kensa Heat Pumps, and connected to…

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Ideal Heat Solutions Fit BoilerMag Filters as Standard on Temporary Boilers

Ideal Heat Solutions is pleased to announce that BoilerMag magnetic boiler filters will be fitted as standard to its temporary 500kW boilers. As leaders in temporary and emergency boiler hire across a variety of industries, Ideal Heat Solutions recognises the importance of protecting heating systems from black sludge (aka magnetite) and improving the efficiency of equipment. Specially designed for commercial…

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Gripple Presents Next Generation of Wire Rope Suspension Solutions

The construction products innovator, Gripple has developed in-house a complete solution for the installation, in all applications, of HVAC, mechanical and plumbing services, also delivering increased speed, higher load performance and easier adjustment. Replacing the Gripple Trapeze and Trapeze Plus products, the UniGrip combines their functionality and best features and adds to them. With three models, UniGrip boasts an increased…

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Cloudfm to offer 10-year warranty on Mitsubishi Electric equipment

In yet another first for the facilities management provider, Cloudfm has announced that it is now able to offer a 10-year warranty on all Mitsubishi Electric equipment managed on behalf of its clients. The move comes after the company was awarded BSP (Business Solutions Partner) status with the manufacturer which enables it to offer an extended 7-year warranty. Cloudfm will underwrite…

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Windhager helps company to reduce carbon footprint with large biomass installation

Windhager has recently supplied a 720kW biomass heating system to a global manufacturer of process plant equipment, based in the UK. Charles Thompson Ltd. has installed three Windhager BioCABINS, each holding a 240kW BioWIN Excel Kaskade biomass system, at its headquarters in Rotherham. The new biomass system, installed by PC Kelly Plumbing & Heating, was chosen by the company to…

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Good things come in small packages

It is often said that the best things come in small packages, and nowhere is that more true than in the installation of combined heat and power (CHP). In fact, the most successful CHP installations in the UK have been kept purposefully small. Gary Stoddart, general manager at SenerTec, explains why. As facilities managers will know, the heating and hot…

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Herschel Far infrared cuts family’s heating bill

Living in a house dating from 1350 heated by storage and plug-in electric heaters, Rebecca and Richard Collis were struggling to keep themselves and their new baby warm. With spiralling energy bills, they decided to install Herschel Far infrared heaters throughout their home and are now not only warm but have cut their monthly electricity bill from £153 to £40.…

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Drayton miGenie receives great reviews

Heating controls specialist Drayton has received positive feedback from early adopters of its new miGenie range of internet connected heating controls. The collection of control packs – known as miGenie Wishes – utilise smart technology, enabled by an intuitive app that users download onto an iOS or Android smartphone, tablet or Apple Watch. This allows homeowners to regulate their heating…

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