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Natural Ventilation brochure 2014

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Our new Natural Ventilation brochure for 2014 is available to download from our website.

Our Natural Ventilation & Lighting brochure features a comprehensive look at the various natural ventilation & lighting solutions we offer that are ideally suited for schools, hospitals, offices, gymnasiums and commercial premises as well as many more applications.

Natural energy solutions detailed include our Wind-iVent passive ventilation terminals, solar powered active stacks, controlled window and wall vent units, intelligent building control systems and natural light solutions. 

The brochure features recent installation pictures, technical diagrams and data, recent case studies and all the relevant testing, safety and standards information you require.

The brochure can be downloaded from our Natural Ventilation page or Downloads section at www.airtherm.co.uk.

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SAFEcontractor Accreditation - Health and Safety 2014

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Airtherm Engineering Ltd are proud to announce that we have successfully achieved the SAFEcontractor accreditation for 2014. 

This means we have proven our competence and ability to adequately manage and control the Health & Safety to our workforce.

SAFEcontrator are the recognised market leader for contractor’ Health & Safety pre-qualification in the UK. The company’s application for Safecontractor accreditation was driven by the need for a uniform standard across the business.
 

Being SAFEcontractor Accredited shows that we have met the exacting standards of competence in Health and Safety and that we have the ability, experience and resources to carry out specific work in our industry with confidence.
 

We maintain an excellent health and safety standard and to keep our workforce safe, we carry out risk assessments and method statements for every task that we carry out. We keep our equipment well maintained and we make sure to take precautions on every detail that goes along with any given project.

We think it’s extremely important to implement a safe working environment and being accredited with SAFEcontractor helps show our strength in this particular area.
 

Airtherm are committed to the continual improvement and development of our Health & Safety performance.

For more information: www.airtherm.co.uk/accreditations.php

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Case Study - Tipton Hospice, West Midlands

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Airtherm Engineering have recently completed the new installation of a natural ventilation system at Tipton Hospice for local firm Cockbill Grant Limited (based in Rugeley, Staffordshire). Airtherm beat our local competition based on our knowledge, experience and technical ability providing detailed design proposals for the client’s consideration.

The Wind-iVent units selected for the project were based on technical information provided by the client, which consisted of room volume measurements, occupancy level, heat gains and the geographical location of the building. Our computer aided calculation package selected the optimal size to match the information inputted by our technical engineer, ensuring optimum performance of the application and satisfaction for the client.


All of our natural ventilation systems are designed in line with current publications such as CIBSE guidelines, AM10 Natural Ventilation in commercial buildings and Building Bulletin 101. The terminal sizes are selected by our new computer aided software ‘Wind-iCalc’ and fully conform to the CIBSE requirements.


Project Details: 
Consultant: ESDP Limited
Client: Cockbill Grant Limited
Sector: Healthcare
Products: Wind-iVent System
Equipment: Natural Ventilation System
Application: Balance Terminal


For more information: www.airtherm.co.uk

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Case Study - John Roan School, Greenwich

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Airtherm have installed a new Wind-iVent natural ventilation system at John Roan school in Greenwich, London. Founded in 1677, the John Roan School is one of the oldest state schools in the country, with a rich and distinguished past.

Having recently received funding under the government’s Building Schools for the Future initiative, the school is on the cusp of opening the doors on one of the UK’s most innovative, fun and flexible learning environments - a new, modern sports hall project, where the natural ventilation system was installed.

The complex will house four badminton courts, one indoor tennis court and a basketball and volleyball court with space for 5-a-side football. There is also a separate activity studio where Zumba and dance classes can be held, which will take PE lessons to a new level at the school. A natural ventilation solution like the Wind-iVent will ensure a constant fresh air supply for occupants, the efficient removal of unwanted CO2/stale air and a suitably heathly environment for activity.

The John Roan has been dedicated to serving the community of Greenwich for more than 335 years and
Airtherm Engineering have been proud to partake in the development of the brand new, state-of-the-art 7,600m2 building at Westcombe Park. This, along with a fully redeveloped facility at Maze Hill will make John Roan one of the largest schools in the United Kingdom.

Wind-iVent Installation
The Wind-iVent units are lifted by a specialist crane company who work closely with our on-site engineers. The systems are mounted onto the 3mm thk aluminium fully insulated roof upstands. Each unit is fixed and secured to not only the upstand but internally using universal type fixings.
Once each unit is secured a low-leakage uPVC damper and 24v actuator is fitted, followed by the insulated plenum and an internal powder coated grille to complete the system.


Project Details:
Consultant: Wates Construction
Client: DMA South Ltd
Sector: Education

Application: Balance Terminal
Products: Wind-iVent System
Equipment: Natural Ventilation System

For more information: www.airtherm.co.uk


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Case Study - Marlow Care Home, Bucks

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Airtherm Engineering recently completed the installation of a twin wall, fire rated, flue system at the new £20 Million Signature Care Home for Marlow. Signature Senior Lifestyle are currently finalising the construction of the care home located on Little Marlow Road in Marlow, Buckinghamshire.

The new heating system comprises of a new gas fired boiler and two new Broag water heaters, all located in the basement boiler house. The twin wall fire rated flue systems rise through the three storey building approx 14m, exiting through a flat roof and are then offset to the taller structure, terminating at 1m above the structure in compliance with the Clean Air Act Memorandum. 


 

Project Details:
Consultant: ABCE UK
Client: LLJ Limited
Sector: Healthcare
Products: DWhp
Equipment: Broag boiler & A.O Smith water heaters
Application: High Efficiency Condensing


Boiler: Broag
Model: 610-8 
Water Heater: A.O Smith 
Model: BFC60 
Application: Chimney / Flue system 
Operating mode: Wet 
Pressure: positive pressure 
Working pressure: 150 Pa (product will operate 300pa max) 
Inner wall: 316L1.4404/1.457 thickness 0,6 mm 
Outer wall: 304/ 1.4301 thickness 0,5 
Insulation: 30mm thick Rockwool insulation 
Sealant: Tri-lip 'o' type silicone ring 
Fuel type: Gas










For more information: www.airtherm.co.uk



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New Sales Agent - Oxfordshire, Berkshire & Buckinghamshire and Yorkshire & Humberside

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Airtherm are pleased to announce the appointment of Carl Gipson who joins our vibrant and enthusiastic team of individuals, in the capacity of ‘Area Sales Agent’. Carl will cover the Oxford, Buckinghamshire, Berkshire, Yorkshire & Humberside areas.

Carl has over 30 years technical sales experience in the commercial and industrial ventilation sector. He has worked for some well-known blue chip companies in the industry and will be a welcome addition to the company.


Carl’s portfolio also consists of promoting the products of Waterloo Ltd (grilles and diffuser) and Dunham Bush (fan coils, fan convectors & door curtains)
 

Andrew Brown, Director of Airtherm Engineering Limited, said “Carl is a perfect individual to join our team, he has a great wealth of experience, knowledge and understanding of the ventilation product sector.
 

If you have any enquiries in these locations, or others, please call our office on 0844 809 2509 or email sales@airtherm.co.uk to arrange a meeting.

For more information, please visit www.airtherm.co.uk

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Case Study - Lambeth Hospital, London

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Airtherm worked closely with the contractor AC Preou Limited with the supply and installation of two boiler house refurbishments of Reay House and Oak House at Lambeth Hospital, London.

The existing plant was removed by the contractor and replaced with a more modern, efficient system supplied by Ideal commercial. Airtherm installed both flue systems simultaneously and completed the works within two working days to meet with the client's schedule of works.


Project Details:
Client: Lambeth Hospital
Contractor: AC Preou Limited
Sector: Primary Health Care
Products: Masterflue
Equipment: Ideal Boilers
Application: Atmospheric

Boilers: Ideal
Model: Concord
Application: Chimney / Flue system
Operating mode: Dry
Pressure: Negative pressure
Working pressure: 50 Pa (product will operate 300pa max)
Inner wall: 316L1.4404/1.457 thickness 0,6 mm
Outer wall: 304/ 1.4301 thickness 0,5
Insulation: 25mm thick Rockwool insulation
Sealant: Tri-lip 'o' type silicone ring
Fuel type: Gas
Fan Assisted: Bifurcated

Other Application our MF Flues can be used:

  • Condensing boilers
  • Atmospheric gas-fired boilers
  • Gas blown boilers
  • Industrial ovens, large-scale establishments
  • Wood-fired stoves
For more information: www.airtherm.co.uk