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As the UK’s leading supplier of premium chiller hire arrangements, we have the nationwide presence and depth of resources required to accommodate virtually every conceivable scenario. Our all-encompassing range of units features market-leading technology and ensures climate control projects on any scale can be successfully completed. Unlike our competitors, we offer a genuine 24 hour service across the entire country which allows us to promise and adhere to four-hour response times - irrespective of the time of day.

With more than thirty years of direct industry experience, Andrews Chillers is perfectly positioned to supply cooling apparatus manufactured with a broad selection of environments in mind. Our unrivalled expertise providing emergency assistance at short notice enables us to not only supply chillers, but also supervise and manage them on your behalf. We constantly communicate with customers to ensure all needs are met at every stage of the process. Cost effective, environmentally friendly and energy efficient, all our units are safety checked and inspected prior to delivery. Our vast range of chillers guarantees we have equipment available for our customers even during spells of peak demand.

By conducting a no obligation survey of your premises, our engineers can create a cooling solution adapted to your unique requirements. This assessment helps us provide the most cost-effective and energy efficient systems available, saving you both money and running costs. We understand and respond to environmental issues of all types and are continually investing in our staff, products and development - ensuring our high standards are preserved.

Contingency Planning Service

For critical cooling facilities, Andrews Chillers offer clients a comprehensive contingency planning service that can be tailored to suit any application. It includes:

  • Comprehensive site survey and contingency plan
  • Tailored disaster recovery solution
  • Chillers set aside for instant deployment
  • Local adaption to pipework, allowing swift connection
  • Suitable for small applications right through to multi megawatt applications

For additional information on our climate contingency service, please click here

As the most prominent supplier of emergency chiller hire units, we have the capacity to provide replacement equipment, regardless of your whereabouts. We acknowledge that older cooling units become vulnerable to reduced efficiency and eventually, total breakdown, over prolonged periods of time. At Andrews, our trained staff move quickly to restore your operation or business back to full productivity, thus eliminating the risk of costly downtime.

We can accommodate clients from all sectors, whether you are a small single-location business or a global corporation. In recent years we have worked on projects for a variety of applications covering office complexes, manufacturing sites, retail centres and many others. Our emergency hire packages have helped customers overcome disruption caused by unexpected breakdowns by reacting to faults as soon as they are reported.

Chiller malfunction occurs for a number of reasons, whether because of defective compressors, acid formation or atmospheric erosion. Our comprehensive understanding of all types of units allows us to supply appropriate fluid chiller units while existing equipment is either repaired or replaced. As the leading chiller hire company we guarantee to respond to your call within 4 hours, ensuring normal output levels are retained while a temporary solution is installed.

When companies are heavily reliant on functional cooling equipment, a system breakdown could have devastating implications for their continued production. That’s why we pledge to respond faster than any other hire company when chiller failure is brought to our attention. Our team of experienced technicians are adept at providing rapid and sufficient solutions when fixed cooling equipment stops working.

We provide full technical support throughout the duration of the hire and guide you towards the right chiller package for your environment. Our professional staff have unparalleled involvement working on a multitude of cooling applications - from process to comfort cooling - enabling us to promise same-day solutions regardless of your whereabouts. No matter what the nature of your requirement, we can provide temporary equipment whilst general maintenance, permanent replacement or any other necessary task is carried out.

Our all-encompassing range of fluid chillers, low temperature units, air handlers and ancillary equipment ensure all required volumes of fluid cooling and cool air can be supplied to your facility or process. We appreciate the financial consequences of downtime, which is why we react to urgent issues quickly and professionally. If you would like more information on our products for hire or service provision, call now on 0800 211 611.

East Anglian sewage treatment works kept operational by Andrews Chillers
During the summer heatwave, a large regional water company sought temporary cooling equipment to assist them with reducing the temperatures of their combined heat and power engines. The engines in question are used to generate the electricity and power that runs our client’s sewer treatment system – underlining the importance of them staying online at [...]
Temporary chiller hire keeps factory operational during heatwave
Andrews Chiller Hire was recently drafted in to assist a global defence contractor after receiving an urgent enquiry for temporary cooling to restore conditions within their factory. During the peak of summer, our client was struggling to control temperatures in their machining workshops, causing production to grind to a halt for safety reasons. Usually operating [...]
Sewer works in Reading kept online by Andrews Chillers
When one of the country’s largest sewage plants suffered mechanical failure on their processing site, a swift reaction was vital to ensure an environmental health hazard was avoided. Circulation pumps – which push waste water through the works – had begun to falter, and this was attributed to the hot summer weather. If the sewage [...]
Emergency chiller hire keeps vital healthcare amenities online
In hospitals and other healthcare environments, it is absolutely critical that medical equipment is kept at the correct temperature to ensure it remains functional and fit for purpose. When cooling equipment fails, it can have devastating repercussions for operational efficiency and delay patients awaiting much-needed treatment. One of Kent’s largest hospitals was recently under pressure [...]
Andrews Chillers replace faulty unit on waste production site
A leading waste-to-product company in the Aylesbury area recently encountered a problem after some site equipment broke down unexpectedly. One of their anaerobic digestion plants stopped functioning at full capacity and consequently began processing waste at 50°C – too hot for the bacteria to produce gas. The company needed to reduce the temperature of waste [...]
Telecoms provider seeks server room cooling
In recent years, companies delivering broadband and telephony services have become increasingly reliant upon modern hardware and operational technology. Of this, electronic servers are arguably the most important component and perform the requests of numerous programmes within any given organisation. So when these are at risk of overheating, cooling equipment is immediately required to ensure [...]
International mobile phone company seeks urgent cooling
A global telecommunications company required temporary chiller equipment at their UK headquarters while an existing air conditioning system underwent repair. Extensive maintenance had to be carried out over a two day period, but cooling was needed throughout in order to keep a vital server room online. Andrews Chiller Hire was contacted regarding a solution which [...]
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    30 Locations

    Over 30 locations and hire centres UK-wide, and over 500 dedicated employees worldwide.

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    Major Account Management

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    Instant Delivery

    Fast Nationwide delivery - within four hours of your call.

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    24 Hour Service

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  • Free Site Survey

    Free Site Survey

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  • Price Competitive

    Price Competitive

    We provide a price competitive, sales and support service for our extensive range.

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