Fabio Polo

How does a chiller work?

The laws of thermodynamics tell us that heat will always move from hotter to colder areas. But the outside air, where the heat is to be dissipated, is often hotter than the air on the inside. How then, does a chiller work? The purpose of a chiller is to cool down a fluid, which in turn can be used …

Josh Emerson

Returning to the office? Our top 5 ventilation tips

As people are step by step returning to work in offices, health care premises, schools, hotels and restaurants after months of home office work or temporary leave, recent surveys show that as many as 4 out of 10 are concerned about airborne virus transmission at the workplace. So what can we do to …

Federica Serena

The advantages of a system approach

When you are planning an indoor climate ventilation, cooling or heating solution, there are a few key factors that need to be considered. Energy efficiency naturally comes to mind, along with features like reliability, low maintenance costs, ease of installation and ease of use.

Mikael Börjesson

Would we let our kids skip breakfast before school?

We all want to make sure that our children get the best education but one thing we tend to forget is how important air quality, humidity levels and thermal comfort is for children’s learning capabilities.

John Wibrand

From BIM to digital twins for buildings

The importance of data modelling in commercial buildings has started to move beyond mere space and energy efficiency to the real creation of a living, breathing model of an operational building. From BMS and BIM to a digital twin? A building management system, otherwise known as building automation …

Swegon

Andreas Örje Wellstam appointed CEO of Swegon

Swegon’s Board of Directors has appointed Andreas Örje Wellstam new CEO of Swegon from September 1, 2020. Andreas Örje Wellstam, 45 years of age, came from Latour when he started at Swegon in 2012 and has since then held multiple executive positions including CFO and Vice President Business Areas …

Dene Kent

Introducing BlueBox Hyzer Chiller Controls

HYZER is new product that integrates the lastest generation of efficient products together in a system. The control implements state-of-the-art algorithms to reduce energy consumption and preventively optimize operating conditions of all units, pumps and external devices involved in the heating and …

Josh Emerson

Healthy buildings initiative addressed to the European Union

As a clear sign of the growing momentum for knowledge about Indoor Environmental Quality (IEQ), a number of highly renowned European HVACR (Heating Ventilation Air Conditioning and Refrigeration) associations have gathered to highlight the importance of this topic, with the aim to include it as a …