Top Page | English | 简体中文 | 繁體中文 | 한국어 | 日本語
Tuesday, 13 March 2018, 10:43 HKT/SGT

Source: Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd.
MHI Thermal Systems Concludes Agreement with Beijer Ref to Collaborate in Air-Conditioning and Heat Pump Business in UK and Ireland
- New UK-based JV with major European company to focus on strengthening competitiveness
- Engineering and consulting functions to reinforce sales and servicing operations

TOKYO, Mar 13, 2018 - (JCN Newswire) - MHI Thermal Systems, Ltd., a Group company of Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. (MHI), and Beijer Ref AB (Beijer Ref), one of the world's largest refrigeration and HVAC wholesalers, have agreed to pursue a strategic business collaboration in air-conditioning and heat pump products in the UK and Ireland. Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Air-Conditioning Europe, Ltd. (MHIAE), a wholly owned Group company of MHI based in London and Beijer Ref signed a framework agreement on March 12 in London for the establishment and operation of a joint venture company (JV) for the sales and servicing of products. The collaboration is intended to strengthen the close relationship between the two groups in order to significantly expand market share in those markets.

MHIAE is responsible for the sales and servicing of air-conditioning and heat pumps throughout the European market and will expand its business with Beijer Ref's group companies in UK and Ireland by means of this transaction.

The JV, scheduled to begin operations at the end of May, is to be named "3D Plus Limited" and will have both engineering and consulting functions to reinforce the sales and servicing of air-conditioning and heat pump systems. The technical experience of MHI and the distribution expertise of Beijer Ref will be combined to deliver a broader and more focused offering to customers.

Beijer Ref AB, headquartered in Malmo, Sweden, operates through group companies in 34 countries worldwide. It has operating bases throughout the UK and Ireland, providing products to the refrigeration industry.

MHI Thermal Systems will utilize the Beijer Ref network within the UK and Ireland and provide highly efficient and natural refrigerant CO2 products for environmental interests and prevention of global warming.

About Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd.

Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. (MHI), headquartered in Tokyo, is one of the world's leading industrial firms with 80,000 group employees and annual consolidated revenues of around 38 billion U.S. dollars. For more than 130 years, the company has channeled big thinking into innovative and integrated solutions that move the world forward. MHI owns a unique business portfolio covering land, sea, sky and even space. MHI delivers innovative and integrated solutions across a wide range of industries from commercial aviation and transportation to power plants and gas turbines, and from machinery and infrastructure to integrated defense and space systems.
For more information, please visit the MHI Group website:
For Technology, Trends and Tangents, visit MHI's new online media SPECTRA:

Joseph Hood, PR Manager
Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd.
Tel: +81-(0)3-6716-2168
Fax: +81-(0)3-6716-5860

Mar 13, 2018 10:43 HKT/SGT
Source: Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd.

Topic: Press release summary
Sectors: Engineering
From the Asia Corporate News Network

Copyright © 2018 ACN Newswire. All rights reserved. A division of Asia Corporate News Network.

Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd.
Mar 12, 2018 10:46 HKT/SGT
MHI: H-100 Gas Turbine and Low NOx Combustion System Receives Full Mechanical Drive Qualification by Shell
Mar 5, 2018 10:25 HKT/SGT
MHIEC Receives Order to Build Waste to Energy Plant in Kawasaki
Feb 28, 2018 08:21 HKT/SGT
MHI Thermal Systems and Chubu Electric Power Jointly Develop "Q-ton Circulation" Heat Pump, Launching Set for August
Feb 28, 2018 08:04 HKT/SGT
MHI Completes Investment in Orano (formerly "New AREVA Holding")
Feb 26, 2018 11:33 HKT/SGT
MHI Thermal Systems Expands Packaged Air-Conditioner Lineup with 3 Compact Outdoor Unit Models and 5 Indoor Types Featuring Motion Sensors
Feb 19, 2018 10:32 HKT/SGT
MHI Thermal Systems to Launch 19 Room Air-Conditioner Models into the Domestic Market
Feb 7, 2018 15:23 HKT/SGT
MHI Delivers Aft Fuselage Panels for the First 777X, Boeing's Next-Generation Wide-Body Airliner
Feb 7, 2018 10:56 HKT/SGT
MHI: Third Factory and Electrical Components Plant Completed at Thai Joint Venture MACO
Jan 16, 2018 16:41 HKT/SGT
New CEO and Co-CEO to Lead MHI Vestas Offshore Wind's Expansion
Jan 5, 2018 14:44 HKT/SGT
MHI Completes Investment into France's Framatome (formerly "New NP")
More news >>
 News Alerts
Copyright © 2018 ACN Newswire - Asia Corporate News Network
Home | About us | Services | Partners | Events | Login | Contact us | Privacy Policy | Terms of Use | RSS
US: +1 800 291 0906 | Beijing: +86 10 8405 3688 | Hong Kong: +852 2217 2912 | Singapore: +65 6304 8926 | Tokyo: +81 3 6721 7212

Connect With us: