News & Publications

June 20, 2018 in Advisory Notes

Improving Data Centre Infrastructure Efficiencies

Computer performance continues to increase significantly as does the demand on cooling and power supply infrastructure. Data Centres have been identified as significant users of energy and responsible for the associated Carbon emissions. Many data centres use up to around 45% of their energy consumption on support infrastructure services with cooling and power supply system’s the majority users.

May 24, 2018 in Advisory Notes

Condensing Boilers - Tips for Trouble-free Operation and Long Service Life

Condensing water heaters or boilers are now commonly specified for their higher efficiency, both for new installations and as plant replacements with typical efficiencies of 90%+ compared with 70 – 80% for conventional heaters. However, their design, installation and operation need to be carefully considered for trouble-free operation and to ensure the expected service life.

May 10, 2018 in News

A.G. Coombs Recognised for Service Excellence and Project Excellence

The ARBS Industry Awards recognise excellence in the Australian HVAC & R and building services industry. This year A.G. Coombs has been awarded in the Outstanding Maintenance and Service Provider category and recognised as a finalist in the Project Excellence category.

April 27, 2018 in News

ARBS 2018: A.G. Coombs showcasing the ICC Central Energy Plant, Using Analytics to Deliver Energy Efficiency, Better Building Management Information from BIM and Understanding Safety-in-Design Risks

ARBS is Australia’s only international trade exhibition for the HVAC & R and Building Services industries. Hosting over 350 exhibitors and in excess of 8,000 visitors ARBS 2018 will provide unrivalled access to everything HVAC & R in the southern hemisphere. A.G. Coombs will once again be contributing to the series, involved in four of the sessions.