Hot Water Cylinder News

Steel Buffer Vessel

McDonald Engineers Supply First Mild Steel Buffer Vessel

McDonald Engineers has reinforced its position as one of the UK’s leading suppliers of hot water cylinders by supplying its first mild steel buffer tank. Used in conjunction with Solid Fuel Systems, where the heat is dumped and stored in the buffer tank then used throughout the rest of the day. This cuts down on the length of time the boiler is on and therefore reduces the associated cycling costs etc.

McDonalds Pass SEPA Audit with Flying Colours

McDonald Engineers are delighted to report that following their inspection audit by SEPA, they were once again found to have zero Non-Conformities and reinforce its position as one of the UK’s leading manufacturers of hot water cylinders. Responsible for protecting and improving Scotland’s unique and beautiful environment, SEPA conduct visits every six months to ensure that McDonald Engineers are following the correct procedures as laid out in its guidelines.
Copper Poster

McDonald Engineers Launch Nothing Hotter Than Copper Campaign

McDonald Engineers has unveiled its “nothing hotter than copper campaign” to promote the advantages available from using copper cylinders in comparison to other materials such as stainless steel. As part of the campaign, McDonald Engineers, one of the UK’s leading manufacturers of copper hot water cylinders, has produced a report which highlights the superior performance offered by copper cylinders.

McDonald Engineers extend a warm welcome

McDonald Engineers were delighted to welcome a team from one of the UK’s leading plumbers merchants, who were treated to a full factory tour and product development presentation.

The factory tours are not only a great way to develop product knowledge, from the latest Heat Pump Cylinder technology to Calorifiers and Thermal Stores, they also allow customers the opportunity to familiarise themselves with the production process and the quality standards that are put in place.

Unvented Hot Water Cylinder

Claim £75 Worth of Vouchers with McDonald Engineers BPEC Certified Unvented Training Courses

McDonald Engineers is providing its customers with even greater value by giving all attendees of its BPEC Certified Unvented Training Courses £75 worth of vouchers which can be redeemed against future purchases of its POWERflow and ECOflow cylinders. The company has teamed up with approved BPEC Assessment Centre, 1st Class Gas, to deliver the specialist course on Unvented Hot Water Storage Systems which plumbers and installers must complete every 5 years.

THERMflow Brochure

McDonald Engineers Launch New THERMflow Brochure

McDonald Engineers have launched a new brochure to support the changing market demands of market leading thermal store, THERMflow. Thermal stores are becoming an increasingly popular solution for hot water cylinders, not only because of its ability to deliver mains pressure hot water with limited maintenance implications, but also its ability to handle multi-fuel and renewable energy installations.

McDonald Engineers Supply Solar Cylinder to Renewable Training Facility

Solar PanelsMcDonald Engineers has assisted one local authority to improve their renewable energy capabilities by supplying one of their solar hot water cylinders to the training facility. With growing pressures on Local Authorities and Housing Associations to improve the energy efficiencies of their housing stock, many are now looking at how they can capitalise on renewable energy sources.