Comfortable Cooling & Heating for Manchester Offices

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Kendal Byrne Developments Ltd, the builders, needed cooling and heating for their client Washington Mill’s Manchester offices. Their client wanted a system that would create a comfortable, healthy and productive working environment. Found out how the Ingenious Air® System provided the perfect solution. Read The Case Study!

Old Solution for Modern Building HVAC Problems

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2016 marks the 70th anniversary of the unveiling of the first small duct, induction style air delivery system, invented by US jet propulsion engineer Calvin MacCracken. MacCracken earned his first patent during World War II when he worked for General Electric to reduce the size of a British design for a jet engine. He went on to apply his knowledge ...

Designing Hi-Velocity vs ordinary air con systems

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The question we are most asked about the award winning Hi-Velocity system is ‘how does it compare with an ordinary cooling and heating system?’ The answer is that there are key differences that provide advantages to you, the designer when designing Hi-Velocity systems: You can win more work by solving the problem of air conditioning draughts for good You save time by ...

Installing Hi-Velocity vs ordinary air con

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The question are most asked about the award winning* Hi-Velocity system is ‘how does it compare with an ordinary cooling and heating system?’ The answer is that there are key differences that provide advantages to you, the installer: By installing Hi-Velocity you can win more work by stopping complaints about draughts You solve your client’s problems with air conditioning draughts for ...

The master of sustainability (Part 2)

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Last week's article covered how the Air Conditioning Product of the Year 2015* - the Hi-Velocity small duct system - can improve sustainability on your next project. The focus was on renewable energy sources and low carbon installation footprint, however, the way the system works is also kind to the environment: You save energy and reduce running costs when using the system ...

Master of sustainability (part 1)

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We all know about the need for sustainability. It’s a big buzz word in the HVAC industry - and rightly so. We also know that we should strive for higher efficiency and less waste and for long-life systems, which have minimal impact on the future environment. But sometimes there are so many other factors to consider that prioritising sustainability isn’t ...

New restaurant case study added

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When Bake ‘n’ Grape opened a new restaurant they knew they wanted to ‘shake up’ Chelmsford’s dining scene. Aiming to provide high quality service and mouth-watering food, they did not want the indoor environment to let them down. Coming from the world of business, the owners had often experienced the uncomfortable chill of an air conditioning unit in their working ...

The electric under desk heater

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A Halloween horror story for every business As soon as the temperature starts to drop, the electric under desk heater raises its ugly head. In offices it’s a particular issue; the combined cooling and heating system blasts warm air onto the heads of people at their desks while their toes are feeling the chills. Out comes the under desk heater and up ...

New ventilation case study added!

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Flexible Hi-Velocity system solves difficult ventilation design When a seven story building on London’s iconic Fleet Street required fresh air ventilation, the Hi-Velocity system fitted the bill perfectly. Specified to work alongside an existing separate heating and cooling system, the building did not have enough space for traditional ventilation options.  Fresh air would need to be delivered via a vented ...

Award winning air conditioning system solves draught problems

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At the same time as winning Air Conditioning Product of the Year 2015, the Hi-Velocity small duct system reached the final for Industrial Project of the Year at the RAC Cooling Industry Awards. Orangebox Ltd had just moved into new 2500m2 premises in Cardiff, with an open plan office, meeting rooms, light manufacturing areas and a canteen. Having put up with uncomfortable ...