Newcastle legends say farewell to Steve Harper

The Newcastle team included Peter Beardsley, Les Ferdinand, Joey Barton, Nikos Dabizas, Shay Given, Faustino Asprilla, Rob Lee, John Beresford, Lee Bowyer, Nicky Butt and Nolberto Solana. In front of a 50,000-plus Toon Army, they took on the AC Milan Glorie team, with Paolo Maldini, Christian Vieri , Franco Baresi, Paolo Di Canio, Gianluigi Lentini and Alessandro Costacurta. Following a thrilling match, decided on penalties, the trophy was presented to Milan by David Dunn of Toshiba Air Conditioning (a division of ... Read more

Toshiba defies trend in UK air conditioning market

Toshiba Air Conditioning achieved substantial double digit increases in revenue over the past year, fuelled by new technology introductions and a series of pioneering commercial initiatives. David Dunn, general manager, said: “Since 2008, the market picture for the UK has been challenging, to say the least. However, we have been able to sustain sales growth over a number of years, which is obviously very pleasing.” He added: “We are not at all complacent, however, and the Toshiba team ... Read more

Heat recovery air conditioning is key to future building efficiency

Well designed and implemented, heat recovery air conditioning can reduce building heating costs by 40 to 50 per cent. It offers a major opportunity to cut building running costs and deliver a high quality environment for occupants, says David Dunn, General Manager. For more informaiton please download full article here Heat_recovery_article_-_FINAL.pdf Read more

Toshiba alerts buyers over misleading equipment branding

The issue of inferior products masquerading as the real McCoy is long-standing and well-known in the consumer market. However, on the basis of recent evidence, it is now also becoming a problem in the building services sector. For Toshiba the issue first came to light approximately three years ago when we began getting distress service calls from end user’s whose equipment had failed, or which was not performing to specification. We were receiving perhaps two or three such calls a ... Read more

New 4 series Digital Inverter outdoor unit

The 4HP and 5HP have a reduction in weight of 11% compared to previous 3-series outdoor units making them even easier to carry. They are up to 10% more efficient than previous models and can achieve a 10dB(A) noise reduction when operating in “Night Operation” using the RBC-AMS51E-ES controller. The new outdoor units can also utilise energy saving setting operation of 50 to 100% with RBC-AMS51E-ES and RBC-AMT32E remote controllers to reduce energy consumption, an ideal solution to consumer’s escalating ... Read more

Toshiba innovative solutions for hotel applications

Toshiba Air Conditioning is pleased to share news of their success with innovative solutions to meet the requirements to comfort cool hotel bedroom applications for a number of leading hotel brands, while ensuring compliance with current environmental legislation. For further information please contact our hotel specialist division on or see our Examples of Installations section. Read more

Toshiba Air Conditioning shortlisted for five major awards

Toshiba Air Conditioning, division of Toshiba Carrier UK Ltd, has been shortlisted for no fewer than five awards in the Cooling Industry Awards 2013. The accolades include a shortlisting in the prestigious Air Conditioning Product of the Year category for the company’s recently launched SHRM-i 3-pipe heat recovery air conditioning system. It is believed to be the most efficient VRF system in the market at part-load conditions. Continuing the green theme, Toshiba’s refrigerant leak detection and management systems have also been ... Read more

Toshiba’s technology briefings attract consultants

The well-attended sessions include details of the company’s recently introduced SHRM-i three-pipe heat recovery VRV system, which delivers the best part load efficiency available on the market today. Toshiba believes performance ratings for air conditioning systems at full capacity can be misleading. David Dunn, Toshiba’s General Manager, says: “In the UK, air conditioning only operates at maximum capacity for a small proportion of the time, for most of the time systems operate at part-load – therefore it makes sense to focus ... Read more

New simplified wired remote controller

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Toshiba launches new business tools

Toshiba Air Conditioning has introduced a comprehensive new suite of business tools to help contractors design, quote for and secure orders for new projects. David Dunn, commercial director, says: “It enables installers to provide fast and accurate technical, design and cost information to clients on air conditioning projects.” “The tools can be applied equally to small and large projects, and speeds up the whole process of responding to enquiries – giving customers timely, high quality information they can base decisions upon with confidence.” The ... Read more