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

RACHP Apprenticeship changes for Sept 2015 - 15/12/2015

Lastest news on the RACHP Engineering Technician "Trailblazer" Apprenticeships The RACHP Engineering Technician Apprenticeship scheme approved in 2015 as one of the Trailblazer Apprenticeships is now... read more

ACRIB F Gas Skillcard goes smart! - 19/11/2015

The ACRIB Card whch is part of the Engineering Services SKILLcard/Construction Skills Certification Scheme (CSCS) has switched to chip-enabled smart technology. Employers and site managers will be... read more

F Gas implementing regulations published in Europe - 18/11/2015

The following implementing regulations related to the 2014 EU F Gas Regulations have now been published in the EU Official Journal. Links are provided if you wish to download copies: Format of... read more