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Hevac Looks to the Future with Garrett White as MD

Hevac Looks to the Future with Garrett White as MD

Pat Lehane January 3, 2018 , , , , , ,

Garrett White has been appointed Managing Director of Hevac Ltd, one of the longest-established suppliers to the heating and mechanical services industry in Ireland. With a board of directors that represents over 130 years experience in the sector and a portfolio of quality, market-leading brands from all over the world, it is recognised as one of the foremost players in the industry.


Sirus Building Engineering Scholarship at DIT

Sirus Building Engineering Scholarship at DIT

Pat Lehane December 13, 2017 , , , , ,

DIT’s Bachelor of Engineering in Building Engineering is a unique course designed to attract students to fill the strong industry demand for building engineering graduates.


Aircon delivers perfect data centre solution

Aircon delivers perfect data centre solution

Pat Lehane December 5, 2017 , , , , , ,

Aircon Sales and Service of Belfast delivers air conditioning design, supply, maintenance, installation and service solutions across all market segments. “Quality underpins our entire delivery model”, says Ian McFerran, Aircon Managing Director, “with professionalism and attention to detail the primary focus. Coupled with competitive and cost-effective pricing, the overall package we deliver sets us apart from other market players”.


Daikin Home Energy Innovators Forum proves huge success

Daikin Home Energy Innovators Forum proves huge success

Pat Lehane December 4, 2017 , , , ,

Cliff at Lyons was the prestigious venue for a unique initiative called Home Energy Innovators Forum organised by Daikin Ireland early in November. The occasion comprised a day-long programme of networking, presentations, workshops and interactive modules designed to embrace the collective views of invited delegates made up of architects, consultants, local authority representatives and installers. Hosts on the day were John O’Shaughnessy, Calin Tasnadi, Shane McCarthy and Ian Killoch.


Building Regulations Part B and Fire Rated Downlights (Updated 31.08.17

Building Regulations Part B and Fire Rated Downlights (Updated 31.08.17

Pat Lehane October 11, 2017 , , , ,

When is a fire-rated ceiling not a fire rated ceiling? When the installer cuts holes in the
ceiling and installs non-fire-rated light fittings, writes Mark Walshe, Technical & Quality Manager, LED Group and Lighting Association Ireland Technical Committee member.