Investing in the workforce to secure long-term success

With over 40 years’ experience in designing and manufacturing high-integrity HVAC solutions, Flamgard has developed a skilled and diverse team capable of supporting activity through a wide range of sectors. Everything that sets Flamgard apart, from our product range to our on-site expertise, is supported by a dedicated team ready to ensure that our customers

Developing a robust nuclear supply chain for Britain

With the UK Government’s legislative commitment to meeting ‘net zero’ greenhouse gas emissions by 2050, the importance of nuclear power to the British energy landscape has never been clearer. With this in mind, Flamgard Calidair has joined the Sizewell C Consortium, which is advocating for the advancement of plans to build a new nuclear power

Supporting tomorrows engineers with apprenticeship placements

Building on the company’s commitment to investing in the workforce, Flamgard is proud to welcome Erin Sculley to the team on a 3-year fixed term apprenticeship. Erin is completing a B-Tech qualification in Enhanced Engineering which will see her achieve Level 2 and Level 3 accreditation in Engineering. As a first-year apprentice, Erin will spend

Supporting safety underground: fire dampers for the Northern Line Extension

The project Transport for London’s Northern Line Extension is an ongoing project which will connect Kennington with Battersea Power Station through two new stations at Nine Elms and the power station itself. The Northern Line Extension also involves new shafts at Kennington Green and Kennington Park, and new cross passages at Kennington Tube Station –

Halton Group becomes majority owner of Flamgard Calidair

Indoor air company, Halton Group, has become the majority shareholder in Flamgard Calidair with 55 percent ownership, in an acquisition which saw Halton Group build upon its initial 19 percent investment made in July 2019. Halton Group is a global technology leader in indoor air solutions for a wide variety of sectors, and previously a

Q&A: Adding value with Site Services Manager, Ian Brown

Flamgard Calidair has been supplying specialist dampers and high-integrity HVAC equipment to numerous sectors across the globe for more than 40 years, and for over 10 of those years, Site Services Manager, Ian Brown has been a key member of the team – delivering on-site support for some of our most ambitious projects. Between site

Zero leakage where it counts Flamgards CID-01 Damper

With over 40 years’ experience in designing and manufacturing heating, ventilation and air conditioning solutions, Flamgard has developed high-integrity dampers for specific applications across numerous sectors. The CID-01 Zero Leakage Isolating Damper is one such solution, and has been designed for applications in which total isolation of the airstream an absolute safety requirement. Meeting stringent

Delving into ventilation for the tunnelling sector

Driven by falling costs and advancements in technology, the tunnelling sector is growing rapidly. Around the world, increasingly ambitious underground projects are being commissioned, engineered and completed – and when it comes to tunnel applications, each operation poses unique fire and smoke safety challenges. It is crucial that underground environments remain well ventilated, and that

Recognising Flamgards quality management systems through ISO 9001

For over 40 years, Flamgard Calidair has been designing and manufacturing high-integrity HVAC solutions for sectors including nuclear, oil and gas, tunnelling and beyond. These sectors have stringent health and safety requirements, and each poses unique challenges for the installation and maintenance of HVAC equipment. At Flamgard, we understand that it is vital for site

Stepping up ventilation standards for underground travel

Underground and enclosed environments pose unique health and safety challenges, especially when it comes to ventilation. Where tunnels are used for travel, it is crucial that exhaust gases are efficiently removed and that consistent airflow brings in clean air to enable safe transit for passengers and site staff. Ventilation solutions must also be able to