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Giacomini UK Ltd

Giacomini UK Ltd


Unit 2 Goodrich Close,
Westerleigh Business Park ,
Yate .
BS37 5YT

Contact: Chris Doherty
Tel: 01454 311012
Fax: 01454 316345

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Types of Courses Speaker(s):

Chris Doherty IEng, ACIBSE, ASoPHE- Managing Director Giacomini UK Ltd.  Chris has over 30 years experience in the HVAC industry.  Initially trained as an apprentice & installer, he then went back into further education and trained as a Building Services Engineer HVAC.  He then move into design & consultancy work and then moved into technical sales as an Area Sales Manager, Sales Director & is now Managing Director at Giacomini UK Ltd.

Gavin Welsman - Sales Director Giacomini UK Ltd. Gavin has been in the HVAC industry 24 years. Initially studying gas technology at the City of Westminster. After a number of years in the industry Gavin furthered his knowledge, spending 10 years with a renewables company and later with manufacturers as a Project Director responsible for overseeing HVAC contracts throughout the UK . Gavin is now the Sales Director at Giacomini UK LTD.

Summary of Type of Courses and Area of Specialisms Offered:

Course Title :- Re Defining HIU & Heat Network Efficiencies

The presentation focuses on the design and operation of HIU systems. Emphasis will be placed on the following:-
HIU selection, space HTG type, DHW sizing. Space HTG & DHW diversity considerations. Peak load calculations, plant sizing. Energy source reductions. Primary network temperature control & management. Secondary system balance & control. Heat network visibility, control and monitoring. Energy cost reductions and savings.

HIUs: We are taking a closer look at how a Heat Interface Unit works, what to look for when choosing a HIU for your system and how to get the most out of your heat network. 

Course Title :- Energy Efficient Variable Flow Systems
The presentation will focus on the design and operation of variable flow systems. Emphasis will be placed on the following:-
Variable flow system design considerations, Correct use & application of commissioning products, The application and positioning of differential pressure control valves (DPCV’s), The correct selection and operation of thermostatic radiator valves (TRV’s), The use of pressure independent control valves (PICV’s), The correct solutions for UFH systems, DB (Dynamic Balancing) Technology discussions, 2 Port control valve authority, How to improve system commissionability, How to reduce operational running costs, How to maximize capital cost savings, How to reduce back end commissioning time & costs.

Target Audience:

Consultants, Contractors, Design Engineers, Designers, Heating Engineers, Installers, M&E Consultants, Mechanical & Electrical Consultants

Duration of Courses:

1 Hour

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