Colombia. Laminare highlighted the first year of operations of its second headquarters, which is located in the municipality of Girardota, north of the city of Medellín, and has an area of more than 2,000 m2.
Chile. Santiago de Chile will have two trade shows for the air conditioning and refrigeration industry next year. The first of them, Expo Frío Calor Chile, will be held from May 7 to 9 at Centro Parque; while the second fair, Expo HVACR Chile, will take place from May 15 to 17 at a venue to be confirmed.
International. Researchers at the University of Tokyo have generated electricity from latent heat, the energy created when a substance transitions from solid, liquid or gaseous to another state. This achievement will boost the possibilities of thermocells, devices that use temperature changes to generate electricity, which is known as thermoelectric conversion.
International. The elimination of hydrogen in potentially explosive environments is a priority safety measure that requires adequate ventilation systems, in accordance with the safety protocols that have been established.
Colombia. One year after its opening, the Luis Carlos Sarmiento Angulo Cancer Treatment and Research Center (CTIC) enjoys solid recognition in the international arena, where it is considered a successful benchmark for hospital infrastructure.