We’ve all been there before. You’ve just stepped into the shower when someone else in the house either turns on a tap or flushes the toilet; suddenly the temperature of your shower plummets or becomes scalding hot – leaving you with soap in your eyes as you try to manually adjust the temperature back to a comfortable level.
This year’s Northern Ireland Gas Industry Awards has again recognised individuals and companies who have made a significant contribution to the industry – with Plumbing & Heating Magazine one of the winners alongside Wilson’s Fireplaces and Jim Watton Plumbing & Heating.
Alongside the Department of Social Protection, the Construction Industry Federation (CIF) has just launched a campaign that’s aimed at helping unemployed construction workers find employment in the sector.
Following in the footsteps of Grant Engineering’s acclaimed Spira condensing wood pellet boiler, the boiler manufacturer’s new Vecta condensing wood pellet boiler has been awarded two prestigious titles – ‘Best Renewable Product’ and ‘Overall Product of the Show’ at the 2015 Sustainable Energy Authority of Ireland (SEAI) Energy Show in Dublin’s RDS.
Anne Crawford is celebrating being one of the first home-owners in Huntingdale, Ballyclare, to have taken advantage of natural gas, which is newly available in the area, and is now enjoying the efficiency and convenience of the fuel.
Ten local businesses and organisations have received commendations by Action Renewables for their work in furthering the renewables industry and outstanding renewables practice in Northern Ireland at this year’s Action Renewables Association Awards.
To help installers get to grips with a new Energy-related Product (ErP) EU directive, Plumb Center has joined forces with a number of key heating and plumbing manufacturers to provide a UK-wide information roadshow, stopping off at Belfast and Derry-Londonderry.