June’s H&V News went to press as the final report of the Independent Review of Building Regulations and Fire Safety was published, setting out a direction for reform of the existing regulatory framework that it concluded was overly complex.
The May issue of H&V News is now online, with a look at where the Boiler Plus efficiency standards may go following their recent launch and whether we may see a form of ‘Boiler Plus 2’ to help industry offer more efficient gas heating systems.
April’s H&V turns its attention to the recent cold, or as it is more dramatically known – the ‘Beast from the East
This month’s H&V looks considers the ongoing arguments for payment reform in the construction supply chain via the introduction of new legislation that would require the use of third party deposit schemes to hold retentions.
February’s H&V News looks at the initial fallout from the collapse of construction giant Carillion and what reaction there will be across the HVAC industry to try and protect contractors and trainees.
January’s issue of H&V News looks at some of the early fallout from the 2017 Autumn Budget and how it is expected to impact major industry concerns around apprenticeship numbers and fuel poverty over the year ahead.
This month’s issue looks at a new generation of smart or technologies that looks beyond existing functions such as remote monitoring of temperature or appliance performance to enact heating efficiency improvements with only limited user interaction.
November’s issue of H&V News includes features on the need for new approaches and challenges of getting more people into apprenticeships.
This month we look at HVAC industry hopes for compliance rethink amidst calls for evidence to support the ongoing independent review of building regulations.
September’s H&V News looks at the ongoing need for fresh thinking on building safety in light of the Grenfell Tower fire in June and the role the heating industry is looking to play in ensuring the significant levels of change that may be required in broader areas such as sustainability.