Air Conditioning & Refrigeration Contractors
The Building Engineering Services Association
Cambridge Refrigeration Technology
The Chartered Institution of Building Services Engineers
The Federation of Environmental Trade Associations
The Food Storage And Distribution Federation
The Institute of Refrigeration


The Air Conditioning and Refrigeration Industry Board provides a central forum for all sectors and interests which fall within or are served by the air conditioning and refrigeration industry.

Its member organisations represent manufacturers, distributors, contractors, consulting engineers, specifiers, end users, training providers, researchers and others with a direct interest in the environmentally friendly and cost effective provision and use of refrigeration, air conditioning and mechanical ventilation equipment.

UK Government consults on "Building our Industrial Strategy" - 23/1/2017

This received from HM Government 23.1.17 "We are building a modern Industrial Strategy to deliver a high-skilled, competitive economy that benefits people throughout the UK. Our economy has... read more

Webinar on the ACRIB Skillcard as a way of establishing qualifications of technicians - 23/1/2017

Establishing the identity, training and qualifications of workers has never been so important, for both contractors and operatives.This January SKILLcard, in association with ACR News, hostd a webinar... read more

Management of Ammonia - seminar on DSEAR compliance - 10/1/2017

The safety of ammonia systems has made the news recently following a fatal incident at a Northampton brewery. ACRIB member organisation Food Storage and Distribution Federation is delivering this... read more