Hot Water Cylinder News

08.02.2010 Hospitals Turn to Copper's Health Properties to Reduce Spread of Infections

McDonald Engineers has welcomed news that an Irish hospital will be the first in the world to use copper door handles to reduce infections associated with the healthcare industry, such as MRSA.  This further promotes the superior health and hygienic properties of copper. The announcement follows on from the highly successful trials carried out at Selly Oak hospital in Birmingham.  These demonstrated the use of copper surfaces, such as taps, toilet seats and door push plates, can reduce microbial contamination by 90-100%.

27.01.2010 Mitsubishi Ecodan Insist on Copper Hot Water Cylinders for their Heat Pumps

Mitsubishi, one of the UK’s leading manufacturers of heat pumps, has reinforced copper's superior performance in renewable energy systems, by insisting that only copper hot water cylinders, such as McDonald Engineers POWERflow 2000 unvented cylinders,  are used in conjunction with their new advanced Ecodan heat pump systems. The news adds further weight to McDonald Engineers' campaign to promote copper's green credential when it comes to heat transfer and recyclability - as well as its bacteria killing properties.

02.10.2009 McDonald Engineers Calorifiers

McDonald Engineers recently supplied an 1800 Litre POWERflow Commercial Calorifier for Perth Grammar School.  We manufacture a large range of Calorifiers and Buffer Vessels.  These can be adapted for heat pump or solar thermal input. Our flexibility of manufacture, allows Calorifiers to be manufactured to your specification and requirements.  Please contact us for prices and details.