SERVICE SALES UK - REFURBISHMENT IS WHAT WE DO!

The Fläkt Woods department that specialises in delivering energy saving and technical site solutions to an extensive range of mechanical HVAC plant. Offering you that extra support and care.

For all questions and queries email service.uk@flaktgroup.com

Plug Fan

Specialising in Energy saving fan replacements and upgrades, Plant Equipment and associated services:
  • Comprehensive AHU refurbishment works
  • Projects to allow change of use
  • Projects to allow change of duty 
  • Retro-fit cooling and heating
  • Condition surveys and life-cycle costing/planning
  • Site-assembly and installation
  • Energy monitoring and validations 
  • Projects delivered on 1st and 3rd party equipment

Maintenance and servicing of:

  • Air handling units
  • Axial, centrifugal, tunnel and specialist fans (HT, smoke etc.)
  • FCUs, terminal devices
  • Chillers and condensers
  • Standard, semi and fully comprehensive service levels offered

AHU Refurbishments

Fläkt Woods Service can refurbish any existing air handling unit, whether a Flakt Woods’ or another manufacturers’ unit.  Fläkt Woods has the expertise and support network to make sure that the best service is provided.

We offer:

  • Life cycle extension works; refurbishment can add another 10-15 years onto you legacy plant
  • Complete turnkey solution from survey to installation works on all makes and models using high spec materials, custom building components where necessary

Simple, fast upgrades to belt-driven fans, will provide you with:

  • Quick payback
  • Increased operating efficiency
  • Saves 20-30% of the energy (on average) without effecting performance
  • 50% reduction in running costs from the equated energy efficiencies
  • Simple and easy maintenance requirements
Extend the life and flexibility of AHUs by changing its use or duty, works offered also include:
  • Retrofitting DX or CHW cooling 
  • Coil Replacements
  • Energy Efficient Filter Upgrades (reduce total system Pa)
  • Heat Recovery Retrofit - plate, thermal rotor or run-around coil - increase thermal efficiency of the AHU.

By utilizing the current offering from Fläkt Woods, it allows you to be able to extend the life of the AHU, save energy costs and extend the unit’s life.

Case Studies

INSTITUTE OF CIVIL ENGINEERS (ICE), LONDON 

When the Institution of Civil Engineers (ICE) needed to increase the capacity of the ducted air system at its Westminster headquarters within a five-day period, Fläkt Woods was more than up to the challenge.

Customer: Institute of Civil Engineers, London, UK

Need:
Increase capacity in ducted air system, increasing air volumes and air changes
Increase supply and extract to larger kitchens  All works to be completed in 5 working days.

Solution:
Removal of old centrifugal belt driven fan from AHU and replaced with 071 Centriflow Plus Plug Fan, with an invertor driven 11kW permanent magnet motor which generates 5.0m3/s at 1,000Pa. Inline axial fans were replaced by a box with the same size plug fan and motor, which was designed to provide 5.53/s and the correct negative pressure levels.

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NORTHCLIFFE HOUSE, LONDON, UK

When the CSR Board of DMG Media wanted to reduce energy usage and improve the reliability of the ageing ventilation system, as well as achieve ISO 50001, Fläkt Woods provided the solution.

Customer: Initial Facilities, Northcliffe House, London, UK

Need:
Reduce energy consumption by 10%
Improve reliability of ageing system
Extend existing plant life
Achieve ISO 150001

Solution:
Replacement of 18 belt-driven centrifugal fans with new direct drive CENTRIFLOW Plus plug fans with high efficiency motors.

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WESTERN GENERAL HOSPITAL, UK

Fläkt Woods has designed, supplied and installed six bespoke JM Aerofoil axial fans, complete with inverter drives..

Customer: Western General Hospital in Edinburgh, UK

The new JM Aerofoil fans supply fresh air to the outpatients department of the hospital. To minimise installation time and costs, the fans were specifically designed to match the dimensions and mountings of the original units. The project was completed in April 2013.

Commenting on working with Fläkt Woods, Paul Cairns, Head of Estates at NHS Lothian, said: "We have been really pleased with both the products and the service received from Fläkt Woods. Now that we have more control over the fans, we're sure they'll provide impressive savings on the building's energy costs."

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CPD

INTRODUCTION TO PLUG FAN TECHNOLOGY CPD

We currently have several CIBSE approved CPD's written and presented by our staff who are experienced experts in these fields, approved by CIBSE these count towards your continued professional development hours and points.

Our Introduction To Plug Fan Technology CPD explains about traditional AHU fan technology and how upgrading to an inverter driven direct drive plug fan can increase efficiancy and help reduce running costs.

Courses are approx 1 hour in length and can be presented at one of our UK offices or within your company building.

CPD certificates will be presented to you via email upon completion.

Our CIBSE CPD's are listed with in the CIBSE CPD Directory - click here to view it.

To register your interest, please email marketing.uk@flaktgroup.com

Video

To watch our Plug Fan Upgrade video Click Below:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=24s8OJ-YvpU

Legislation

EU ECODESIGN DIRECTIVE (2009/125/EC) FOR ENERGY-RELATED PRODUCTS (ERP)

The Ecodesign Directive (2009/125/EC) for energy-related product is a vital part of the European Union’s framework that allows the European Commission to develop regulations for product used in buildings to the commitment of reaching the “2020 goals”

  • 20% reduction of greenhouse gas emissions
  • 20% share of renewable energy
  • 20% better energy efficiency

At Fläkt Woods we focus on developing energy efficient products and solutions that are beneficial for occupants, property owners and for our shared environment. We welcome these initiatives and many of our products are not just ErP compliant today – they are already futureproof.

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Contacts

SERVICE SALES CONTACT

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION PLEASE CONTACT:

UK Service & Aftersales Support Team

Air Comfort & Fire Safety Europe, Fläkt Woods Limited

service.uk@flaktgroup.com