HIU

Heat Interface Units (HIUs) – What Installers need to know

Ed Morris, Technical Manager for Altecnic, discusses what a Heat Interface Unit (HIU) is and the wider picture to help to understand where you will find HIUs and the larger systems they operate within. What is a heat network? A heat network sometimes referred to as district heating, is a system that uses a centralised […]

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BDR Thermea Group acquires Fortes Energy Systems

BDR Thermea Group, parent company of the UK heating solutions manufacturer Baxi, has acquired heat network company Fortes Energy Systems. Fortes Energy Systems is an internationally active specialist in collective heat and cold networks for residential, utility and industrial use and the acquisition represents the group’s expansion of its energy transition solutions portfolio for customers. […]

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Modutherm MTA heat interface units used in Linen Quarter development

Modutherm has supplied its MTA heat interface units to the Linen Quarter development in Dunfermline, Fife, providing highly efficient heating and domestic hot water to 112 two- and three-bedroom apartments, as well as a single commercial unit. The installation is part of the regeneration of Dunfermline’s last remaining Grade A-listed linen works, creating a mixed-use […]

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Modutherm MTA Plus HIU named best-performing unit on the market

Modutherm’s MTA Plus has been confirmed as the best-performing heat interface unit (HIU) on the market, following testing results from BESA. The unit has achieved top marks, registering the lowest VWART (volume-weight average return temperature) in both the high- and low-temperature tests, with values of 26oC (high) and 24oC (low) respectively. With the ability to […]

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Intatec launches iPulse

Intatec launched its second generation HIPER II HIU last year, and after a year of development is now launching iPulse, allowing engineers to configure all system components for maximum efficiency and providing operators with diagnostic reports, operational history and other information through the centralised management platform. A variety of Intatec iPulse packages allow for flexibility […]

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