Air-Conditioning & Refrigeration

Taqeef, a leading UAE cooling solutions provider, has executed what it claims to be the world’s largest variable refrigerant flow (VRF) project consisting of 56,000 indoor and 5,000 outdoor units for the 5,000-villa Ain Al Fayda development in Al Ain.

Engie Refrigeration will be launching new models of Quantum chillers in June, following a redesign of the entire air-cooled Quantum series. These will offer a more effective and efficient cooling supply, while being quieter and lighter, says the Germany-based company.

Emirates Central Cooling Systems Corporation (Empower), a Dubai-based district cooling services provider, says its district cooling transmission pipeline network had crossed the 277-km mark at the end of 2018.

US Chiller Services (USCS) has been awarded a contract for the comprehensive operation and maintenance of three district cooling plants for Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (Adnoc).

Carrier has introduced a new rooftop unit-style fan coil for the Toshiba Carrier variable refrigerant flow (VRF) system that allows multiple rooftop units to be connected to one condensing unit and additional VRF fan coil units, thus optimising energy efficiency and comfort with a rooftop heating, ventilating and air-conditioning (HVAC) soluti

Ashrae has released an updated edition of the Ansi/Ashrae/IES Standard 90.2-2018 for energy-efficient design of low-rise residential buildings. The standard establishes minimum whole-building energy performance requirements (design, construction, and verification) for energy-efficient residential buildings. The 2018 revision of Standard 90.