Healthcare centre requires emergency air conditioning equipment

Andrews Air Conditioning were recently contacted by a local health care centre in search of an effective climate control solution for their server room.

Our specialists visited site within hours of receiving the enquiry to conduct a free site survey and provide the client with a permanent cooling solution to ensure the correct environment is maintained to protect the sensitive hardware contained within the server room.

After consultation with the client and site survey it was identified that the server room would require 3.5kw of cooling to maintain an even low temperature required to maximise the performance of their servers and safe the health centre critical systems. As a result, a Daikin high wall system was deployed and installed in the affected area. read more

Andrews install air conditioning for prestigious Scottish college

Andrews Air Conditioning was recently contacted by the facilities department of one of the most prestigious colleges in Scotland, who sought an effective climate control solution for two administration offices.

During the summer season, staff were struggling to stay cool and were having to spend the majority of their day in uncomfortable working conditions. A permanent cooling arrangement was therefore urgently required to keep a sizeable working space cool.

College admin office

One of our local specialists was then sent to the premises to conduct an assessment of both offices, before recommending an air conditioning package comprising of a Mitsubishi ceiling cassette for the first office and a Mitsubishi wall-mounted air conditioner for the second. read more

Andrews provide emergency cooling solution for wood manufacturer

A Scottish wood manufacturing company recently contacted Andrews Air Conditioning in search of a high-powered cooling solution that would assist with combating high temperatures caused by machinery on site used to process timber.

Shortly after initial contact, one of our experienced specialists visited the site to assess the specifications of the area before proposing a suitable air conditioning system to preserve the desired low temperatures required to protect the machinery while maintaining a comfortable working environment for staff. read more

Veterinary seek permanent climate control solution

Andrews Air Conditioning was recently drafted in to provide an effective climate control solution to reduce temperatures in a high-profile Veterinary. As a result, our specialists were drafted in to provide the client with a cooling solution to ensure the correct environment was maintained to protect both animals and staff.

The client in question was undergoing major refurbishment works to their offices, kennels and consultation rooms – which all required permanent heating and cooling throughout the year. read more

Andrews provide cooling for newly built modular building

When a well-known construction company contacted Andrews Air Conditioning in search of an effective climate control solution for one of their projects, our experts were at hand to help.

The client in question were in the process of putting together a modular building for their client. As part of the works, their client had asked for a practical climate control solution to be installed that would successfully cool and heat the area once works are complete.

Luxury apartment with modular exterior sectionsOur specialists were sent in to liaise with the customer and look over their modular building drawings in order to gain a better understanding of the structure. We were able provide the customer with a remote proposal based on the buildings drawings – deciding that the best course of action was to install a Mitsubishi wall mounted air conditioning system. read more

Andrews Air Conditioning & Refrigeration open new modern offices in Manchester

We are very pleased to announce the opening of a new modern office facility in Gatley, Manchester, following a period of growth for the company. The relocation provides us with a fantastic operational base from which to coordinate all business activity, and is funded by significant investment as we accommodate a growing demand for our services.

The offices have been carefully designed to enable our sales and service teams to work even more closely, aided by substantial upgrades of both our IT equipment and telephony. Home to Andrews Air Conditioning & Refrigeration, the building will also act as a contact centre and major accounts hub for Andrews Sykes Hire. read more

Andrews Air Conditioning working to upgrade The Valley’s North Stand function suite

Andrews Air Conditioning recently carried out works to The Valley’s North Stand function suite with the installation of the latest energy-saving heating and cooling equipment and the refurbishment and upgrade of the existing air handling plant – enhancing the matchday experience for supporters.

Our client required a fixed climate control solution to replace their original equipment which had been there since the North Stand was expanded in May 2001. This system had served the main function room and was used on match days and also for corporate events. read more

Hospital seek air conditioning system following refurbishment

At Andrews Air Conditioning, we understand the importance of providing a comfortable environment for all members of staff when seasonal temperatures begin to rise. So, when a central London hospital began moving staff into new office space within the building, they sought a permanent cooling solution and contacted us accordingly.

Our client was under pressure to have the installation complete before moving employees into the room, leaving our expert technicians with only a week to recommend the most appropriate equipment and carry out the installation. read more

Four in five office workers complain about the temperature, survey reveals

People in offices up and down the country have their personal pet hates, whether it’s listening to their co-walkers talk excessively, noisy eaters or any other everyday workplace frustration.

But a recently commissioned study has uncovered an extremely prevalent gripe among those working in an office environment – the temperature.

It has also been established that these so-called distractions cost companies an average of 22 minutes per day for every member of staff, proving that external factors can harm productivity. read more

Infographic: the impact of temperatures on athletes at the 2016 Games in Rio

The “greatest show on Earth” is starting to hot up in Brazil, with millions of people around the globe now casting their attention towards the track and field events. A lot has been made in the media about the adequacy of various venues ahead of the competition, but most people are also guilty of overlooking the potential impact the country’s notorious climate may have on proceedings.

Although you would be correct to assume that hot weather will cause long-distance runners to complete races more slowly, many will be surprised to discover the extent to which this is true. Did you know that every 5°F rise in temperatures above 60°F can lead to the average marathon runner losing speed by as much as 30 seconds per mile? read more