Digital electronic controller for walk-in coolers

The C450CCU controller is the newest member of PENN’s System 450 series of modular electronic controls. It is designed to manage the space temperature of small and medium capacity walk-in coolers/freezers and refrigerated display cases. System 450 is a family of modular, digital electronic controls that provides temperature, pressure, and humidity control for a wide […]

Events and conferences

AMCA celebrates industry achievement

The New South Wales and Victoria branch of the Air Conditioning & Mechanical Contractors’ Association (AMCA) separately hosted awards ceremonies recently. Both events were held in person, following the easing of COVID-19 restrictions across the country. NSW Industry Achievement Awards The NSW Industry Achievement Awards were held at West HQ in Western Sydney. Finalists were […]


Condair expands dehumidifier range

Humidity control specialist Condair has extended its dehumidifier range to include more desiccant models, wall- and ceiling-mounted systems, and units that control temperature as well as humidity. The Condair DA desiccant dehumidifier range includes capacities from 0.6 to 182 L/Hr (@20°C/60%RH) from its standard models with customised units able to meet larger drying requirement. Units […]


Updated guide to industrial ventilation design

The Industrial Ventilation Design Guidebook – Volume 1: Fundamentals (2nd Edition) is now available for order as an eBook or in hard copy. Fully revised and restructured, the guidebook presents the latest research and technology in ventilation for contaminant control and energy efficiency in buildings. The two-volume publication develops a systematic approach to the engineering design […]

Events and conferences

Stage is set for virtual construction show

Billed as the largest virtual event for construction in ANZ, Australia Build Week Online will take place from December 7–11, 2020. This free-to-attend event from the organisers of Sydney Build Expo, will feature more than 100 speakers, representing architects, contractors, developers, government, associations and industry bodies from across Australia. NSW Building Commissioner David Chandler will […]


Ziehl-Abegg provides support to coronavirus ward

Motor and fan manufacturer Ziehl-Abegg is providing support for the Hohenlohe District Department of Health in the fight against COVID-19, by lending personnel and committing to supply CO2 detectors. Three employees from the industrial company based in Künzelsau, Germany, have been deployed to serve in the coronavirus ward in the former Künzelsau hospital where cases […]


Mike Creamer confirmed as IOR President

Mike Creamer has been confirmed as President of the Institute of Refrigeration (IOR) at its AGM. Creamer is the Managing Director and Consultant at Business Edge, a company he founded in 1990 to provide technical consultancy, air conditioning/refrigeration training and certification.  He has undertaken various roles within the HVAC&R sector including toolmaker, design draughtsman and […]