Latest news

Pressure equipment and systems guide to regulations

8 Jan 2018

The IOR Technical Committee have produced a new guide that gives an overview of key pressure regulations/directives related to refrigeration and air conditioning equipment:

  • The Pressure Equipment Directive 2014
  • The Pressure Equipment Safety Regulations 2016
  • The Pressure Systems Safety Regulations 2000

The guide also provides a reference to the key obligations of each item, HSE references and a note about pressure relief devices.

VRF Guide published by IOR with CIBSE

14 Dec 2017

The main purpose of this publication is to provide an independent source of information to assist designers in selecting and configuring VRF systems to realise their optimum environmental and economic potential.

IOR Annual Conference - Join us on 25th January

13 Dec 2017

The IOR Annual Conference - Heating and Cooling - Smart Systems for Recovery, Integration and Energy Saving. 25th January 2018

Top ten young engineers to watch out for…

1 Dec 2017

The top 10 RAC & IOR National Student Award winners list included an impressive range of young engineers and technicians.  

IOR Member appointed to Women in Engineering Society Council

1 Dec 2017

IOR Member and IOR Women in RACHP network member Jacinta Caden has recently been elected to the influential position of member of the Women in Engineering Society (WES) Council. 



New student award announced for major international conference

7 Nov 2017

The organising committee of the IIR International Conference on the Application of HFO Refrigerants is delighted to announce the introduction of an award for the best paper by a student author at the 2018 event.

New Trustees join the IOR Board

3 Nov 2017

Following an election by members the IOR appointed two new Trustees at its AGM on 2nd November 2017.

IOR President-Elect nomination of Kevin Glass FInstR confirmed

4 Sep 2017

The nomination of Kevin Glass as the only candidate for the next President-Elect of the IOR will be going forward to the AGM on 2nd November 2017


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