Issue : June 2010
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BSRIA concerned three quarters of surveyors believe non-adoption of BIM could hinder the UK construction sector over the next year, according to research
The continuing scarcity of the refrigerants R134a and R125 – used in many common refrigerant blends - is leaving wholesalers having to make price adjustments on a monthly basis.
Neil Afram, boss of Daikin distributor Space Air, has warned that the government’s decision to scrap the low carbon building programme has left heat pump funding in a state of confusion.
A Spanish firm has launched a control unit specifically for holiday properties.
A new HFC blend from Honeywell is being touted as the closest thing to a multipurpose replacement gas, with the potential to be used in a range of retail applications.
T Clarke’s finance director and company secretary Victoria French is stepping down and will leave the M&E specialist at the end of the month.
The rise in VAT announced yesterday could hit the retrofit market, according to Construction Industry Council chief executive Graham Watts.
The chancellor’s emergency budget has confirmed eye-watering cuts of £26 billion a year to capital expenditure by government departments by 2013/14.
The coalition Government has announced plans to set up a regional growth fund to provide finance for regional capital projects over the next two years.
The Electrical Contractors Association (ECA) and the Heating and Ventilating Contractors Association (HVCA) have joined the UK Contractors Group.