Provided by Wave-Refrigeration

End users of refrigeration systems will require support to mitigate the impact of EU. 517/2014; the F- Gas Regulation. EU. 517/2014 will phase-down the use of HFC refrigerants by 79% in stages between 2017 and 2030. The purpose of this phase-down is to limit the direct emissions of refrigeration systems. When it comes to F-Gas, and reducing refrigerant emissions, Wave are industry leaders, and we are here to listen and support end users of refrigeration in achieving compliance.


Wave offer detailed refrigeration system design services, and have extensive experience and knowledge of HFC, CO2, Air, Hydrocarbon, Secondary Coolants and next generation HFO refrigerants. Furthermore, the business maintains at the forefront of engineering innovation and initiatives to support ongoing carbon emission reductions.


At Wave we take an open minded, technically agnostic approach to refrigeration and building services technology, and have become a trusted partner in evaluating new technology advancements. Our evaluations are based on detailed technical analysis and market awareness. This allows our clients to make informed and appropriate decisions.

Typical evaluations conducted by Wave include:

  • Energy Performance Evaluations – We are experts in establishing system performance, identifying areas requiring improvement and making robust recommendations to improve energy efficiency.
  • Technology & Innovation Evaluations – Our approach to evaluating refrigeration and building services technology is industry leading. Through analytical modelling, Wave can project system energy consumption throughout a year and system life cycle. Our projections have been proven to be highly accurate, and as such we are experts in providing guidance that reduces refrigeration / building service technology Total Environmental Warming Impact.

Alongside F-Gas support, Wave can provide best in class guidance and compliance advice in respect to the following areas (non-exhaustive sample – please contact us regarding any guidance and compliance advice that you require):

  • BS EN 378: 2016 Refrigeration systems and heat pumps
  • The Pressure Equipment Directive (PED) (2014/68/EU)
  • Pressure Systems Safety Regulations 2000 (PSSR)
  • The Construction (Design and Management) Regulations 2015
  • Directive 2008/98/EC on waste (Waste Framework Directive)
  • TM44 – Inspection of air conditioning systems

Through conducting site surveys, Wave can report on refrigeration & building service assets – detailing their condition and operational performance, whilst assessing the level of service being provided; providing recommendations where improvements can be made, or where equipment replacement would be a more viable option.


Complementing our technical acumen, Wave provide exceptional commercial services and as such provide comprehensive refrigeration and building services tender management support. We can provide detailed design packages and specifications for equipment, installation and maintenance tenders. Post tender we provide a highly analytical approach to ensure our clients can make appropriate decisions for their businesses based on an equal blend of quality and value.


Wave can provide contract management services – through our extensive technical and commercial experience, we are able to produce effective maintenance contracts and schedules to ensure responsibilities are defined, and that services are provided to meet the expectation of refrigeration and building services end users.


Wave provide exceptional project support services including:

  • Condition surveys
  • Project scoping / project specification creation
  • Design and cost audit reviews
  • Programme management and project management facilitation
  • Site inspection quality audit reviews
  • Final account verification and ensuring installation and commissioning compliance to end user specifications

Wave are accredited and fully conversant in the use of Autodesk Revit. As experts in Building Information Modelling (BIM), we are able to bring retail supermarkets and convenience stores to life! Wave continuously strive to be at the fore of Information Technology innovation – please get in touch with us to discuss how we can support your business in all things Revit.


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