ECEX Case Studies

Case Studies

Velindre University NHS Trust, AHU refurbishment

Velindre Cancer Centre in Whitchurch, Cardiff, is scheduled to be replaced and re-located, with completion in approximately 2025. In the meantime, the Trust required full refurbishment of this end-of-lifecycle but critical theatre Air Handling Unit to keep it in fully operational condition. The brief was to add up to 10 years additional service life, while []

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Access safety improvements at Watersmeet Theatre, Rickmansworth

ECEX Metalwork & Fabrication division is installing two new access stairs for Three Rivers District Council at Watersmeet Theatre, Rickmansworth in Hertfordshire. A previous fixed access ladder was unsuitable for maintenance access to the roof while carrying tools and materials and was no longer compliant with latest British Standards for design. ECEX designed, manufactured and []

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How to prevent construction dust entering HVAC intakes – University of Oxford

ECEX Air Intake Screens have been installed on air intake louvres at the University of Oxford, helping to prevent the dust created by a nearby construction site from clogging internal filters and severely compromising system efficiency. Adjacent to a large demolition/redevelopment site, before the addition of ECEX Air Intake Screens, large amounts of dust was []

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Extract unit replacement at Thomas Bennett Community College

ECEX replaced a extract unit serving the food technology class at Thomas Bennett Community College, Crawley. The existing unit was mounted on the roof of the main college building, and the casework had suffered from extensive corrosion, as had the associated attenuators. While the school was shut over the Easter Holidays, ECEX disconnected the old []

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ECEX completes major AHU refurb project

ECEX has completed a major air handling unit (AHU) refurbishment project in the Broadgate Quarter in London. We have refurbished two massive AHUs at 9 Appold Street, a unique business development between Liverpool Street station and Broadgate. Both units – one providing a duty of 21 m³/s and the other 16 m³/s – are on []

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ECEX Air Intake Screens keep data centres cool

  ECEX Heavy Duty Air Intake Screens have recently been installed at a major UK data centre to protect 36 Excool indirect evaporative data centre cooling units, helping to cut maintenance time, improve energy efficiency and reduce the risk of breakdown. As data centres are such a critical part of our national infrastructure, ensuring operational []

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