Air Conditioning

Macquarie Data Centres, part of Macquarie Technology Group, has started construction on its IC3 Super West data centre.

Johnson Controls has created a dedicated Global Data Centre Solutions organization.

Air conditioning manufacturer Daikin is continuing its investment in Australian manufacturing, with construction commencing last week on their new 7,500 sqm facility in Sydney’s west.

Carrier Global Corporation has completed the sale of its security business, Global Access Solutions, to Honeywell for $US4.95 billion.

LG targets Asia

LG Electronics hosted the inaugural LG HVAC Consultant Leaders' Summit in South Korea this week.

In 2024, Daikin Industries, Ltd is celebrating its 100th anniversary. To mark this significant achievement, Daikin held a commemorative ceremony this week in Japan.

Fujitsu General Australia is celebrating a historic milestone in 2024, marking 50 years of continuous operations in Australia.

YORK Sun Premier

Johnson Controls has expanded its YORK Sun Premier commercial rooftop unit (RTU) portfolio with new 90–150-tonne units.

Budget not enough

The Australian Institute of Refrigeration, Air Conditioning & Heating (AIRAH) has urged the federal government to match its rhetoric with action if it hopes to lead Australia to a prosperous green future.

Systemair ABs has acquired the air handling unit manufacturer PHEM Engineering SDN BHD in Malaysia.

Time to act

Engineers Australia is calling for the adoption of 11 recommendations made in the final report of the Pathway to Diversity in STEM Review.

Wire & Gas 2024

VASA has announced the launch date for Wire & Gas 2024 which will be held in Brisbane, Queensland.

Honeywell claims its Solstice ze refrigerant has enabled Q-REF's KIBO chiller to be 46 per cent more energy efficient compared to traditional ammonia-powered solutions.

Carrier Global Corporation has formed an investment and technology partnership with Strategic Thermal Labs (STL).

Mitsubishi Electric has acquired AIRCALO, an air-conditioning company in France.

A refrigeration technician is one of three tradespeople selected by the Tradeswomen Australia (TWA) Community Foundation to be part of a promotion on a Melbourne tram.