Product Group Evaporative Cooling Equipment

Monthly overview for members on recent developments

On a monthly basis, the Eurovent Team compiles a global overview of the latest developments concerning new standardisation activities and technical regulations of relevance for the HVACR industry. Our Notifications allow members to be prepare for developments that can have an impact on them and their products.

Eurovent members from certain countries enjoy benefits such as free airport hotel accommodation, fairground transfers and B2B Meetings

The exhibition ISK-SODEX Istanbul 2018 has confirmed that its Buyer Delegation Programme received the support of the Turkish Ministry of Economy and is going to be organised by the Turkish HVAC&R Exporters' Union (ISIB). In 2016, many Eurovent members made use of this opportunity and the various benefits offered.

The preparatory ENTR Lot 9 study on “enterprise servers” that ran between 2013 and 2015 did not result in a proposal for a regulation. The European Commission asked for an additional study by Intertek that was published mid/late 2016. The scope of the study moved from “enterprise servers” to “data centres”. In February 2017, a Consultation Forum took place.

Bulletin provides comprehensive overview on all European legislative developments for members

In cooperation with Orgalime, the Eurovent Team regularly provides you with an in-depth overview on all European legislative developments of relevance for the HVACR sector. The Bulletin provides for a hands-on compendium allowing the industry to assess the status quo and expected future developments. In this article, our Team has summarised the key takeaways for members only.

Season’s Greetings by the Eurovent President

On behalf of his entire Team, the Eurovent President, Mr Alex Rasmussen, wishes you a nice holiday season. It is his wish that the New Year 2018 brings us all lots of new business opportunities, health, and happiness. Feel too lazy to read? Scroll down the letter or Click here and our President will read for you.

Mit dem Beitritt von ProKlima wächst die Mitgliederzahl bei Eurovent um 120 Unternehmen.

Brüssel, Urtenen-Schönbühl, 8. Januar 2018. ProKlima ist am 01. Januar 2018 dem Eurovent-Verband beigetreten. Mit ProKlima als neuem Mitglied verfügt der führende europäische Verband der Klima- und Lüftungsbranche um mehr als 120 neue Mitgliedsunternehmen.

With the entry of ProKlima, the Eurovent family grows by 120 companies

Brussels, Urtenen-Schönbühl, 8 January 2018. ProKlima, the Swiss association of air conditioning and ventilation manufacturers and suppliers, has formally joined the Eurovent Association on 1 January 2018. With the entry of ProKlima, more than 120 companies have joined Europe’s leading HVACR sector association.

→ Please click here for the German language version of this Press Release: ProKlima, Verband der Schweizer Hersteller und Lieferanten von Komponenten der Gebäudetechnik tritt Eurovent bei.

Draft minutes of the 1st meeting held in Seville on 16 November 2017 available

The number of data centres and the associated energy consumption and related environmental impacts continue to increase. Green Public Procurement is expected to ease the burden on energy and environmental resources and would complement the EU Code of conduct for data centres. 28 persons participated in the first meeting. The preliminary findings are outlined below.

Report and industry indicate the Directive is achieving its objectives

The Machine Working Group of the European Commission is preparing an evaluation of the Machinery Directive 2006/42/EC. This evaluation was commissioned by the EC’s Directorate-General for Internal Market, Industry, Entrepreneurship and SMEs (DG GROW). It is being undertaken by a consortium led by Technopolis Group over an 18-months period during 2016-2017. The evaluation will form the basis for a possible decision to start a revision of the Machinery Directive.

The European Commission has published Directive 2017/2102/EU amending the RoHS 2 Directive 2011/65/EU. The requirements apply to all other electrical and electronic equipment (EEE) that was outside the scope of Directive 2002/95/EC and which is placed on the market from 22 July 2019. This document provides for a summary on the most important points.