Client: Wembley Stadium
Type of works: Fläkt Woods EU Range and JM Axial Fans.
Fläkt Woods was awarded the contract to supply the ventila-tionsolutions on the new Wembley stadium.The contract included the supply of a variety of AHUs from the EU range, as well as Axial fans from the JM range, varying in sizes from 350mm to 1600mm and fan coil units and duct mounted attenuators.TheEUsmodular design gives complete flexibility, with a wide range of functions and options. Wembleys units feature airflow rates of up to 4 m3/s, and come supplied with panel & bag filters, gas burners as well as Fläkt WoodsEU cooler packages.
The cooler is a complete, fully operational cooling unit for air handling units, no requirement for external condensing units and refrigerant pipe-work. The cooling efficiency is extremely high withCOPsof 5, and complete with controls and a system that will ensure satisfactory operation of the cooling unit even at extremely high outdoor tempe-ratures.WembleyThe new stadium will cover twice the area of the old, and stand at nearly four times the height. The scale and futuristic design of the new stadium meant that there was no room for the towers, which would have stood beside the pitch had they not been demolished.
Commenting on the contract, Linden Shuttleworth, Segment Manager for Fläkt Woods said:Its testament to the quality and the reliability of the EU units that they have been selected on this prestigious project. The cooling units have been designed to fully integrate with the EU and provide a very efficient, cost effective package for air handling options.