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Eurovent to support ‘Food-Technology Lounge’ of ANIMA

The 40th edition of HOST is going to take place in Milan from 20 to 24 October 2017. HOST is the international exhibition for Ho.Re.Ca, food service, food technology and retail. Milan will once again become the capital of professional hospitality. Eurovent is going to participate in the exhibition as proud supporter of the ‘Food-Technology Lounge’ of our Italian member Federazione Anima.

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.

Danish Technological Institute (DTI) to host a high-ranking conference

The Danish Technological Institute (DTI) is organising a high-ranking, two-day conference on refrigeration in the supermarket sector. It will take place at Taastrup (Copenhagen) from 8-9 November 2017. This conference focusses on the energy challenges and on how all parties of the cooling chain may benefit from the ongoing and upcoming regulations and by having an up-to-date climate policy. The ongoing trends towards natural refrigerants, especially CO2, and the supermarkets’ shift from R404A to CO2 will be analysed and discussed by major European refrigeration experts. In the course of the event, two interesting sessions on the challenges for producers, suppliers, installers, and end-users will also take place. The Danish Energy Agency is contributing to the conference, which is supported by Eurovent Association.

At the latest five years after the publication date of a European EN standard, or earlier upon decision, it is subject to a systematic review. For EN ISO Standards, ISO carries out the systematic reviews on the corresponding – identical – ISO standards and decides on their future. The Eurovent Team has outlined this process for members.

Indicators and methods to assess the environmental performance of buildings

The European Commission has adopted an ambitious Circular Economy Package to help European businesses and consumers to make the transition to a stronger and more circular economy, where resources are used in a more sustainable way. For residential and office buildings, a voluntary reporting framework to improve the sustainability of buildings is being developed, known as “Level(s)”. The Eurovent Team has assessed this measure for members.

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.

The Eurovent Association became official partner association of Indonesia’s leading industry exhibition

The Refrigeration & HVAC Indonesia exhibition is the most promising industry event Indonesia, a fast-growing South-East Asian market. As an offspring of the parallel event International Indonesia Seafood and Meat exhibition, this event specifically attracts relevant audience from Indonesia’s cold chain industry. The exhibition takes place in Jakarta from 28 to 30 September 2017. In this article, our Team has compiled a market summary for members and why this country deserves a stronger attention by the European industry.

Various ventilation-related Product Groups meet in the Netherlands from 4-6 October

In a further move to increase cooperation between our members, most upcoming ventilation-related Product Groups meetings (AHU, CUR, ERC, FANS, FIL) will be held within three days in Zoetermeer, Netherlands, from 4-6 October. Together with our Dutch member VLA, a side-programme including a panel discussion with EU decision-makers is going to be organised. Members that have not yet signed up should do so as soon as possible.

Mind the difference between Eurovent Association, Certification and Market Intelligence

What is the difference between the Eurovent Association and Eurovent Certita Certification? How do these organisations relate to one another? What is Eurovent Market Intelligence? In this article, our Team provides members with a short overview on our family of organisations (the ‘World of Eurovent’), allowing you to better understand them while making more effective use of our network.

This Guide appears one year after the publication of the Commission Notice updating the “Blue Guide” on the implementation of EU product rules. On 457 pages, this Guide provides explanations of the concepts and requirements of the Machinery Directive to ensure uniform interpretation and application in the EU. At present, the new guide is available in English only. Translation into the other EU languages is expected.