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ASHRAE Ireland Section


ASHRAE, founded in 1894, is a global society advancing human well-being through sustainable technology for the built environment. The Society and its members focus on building systems, energy efficiency, indoor air quality, refrigeration and sustainability within the industry. Through research, standards writing, publishing and continuing education, ASHRAE shapes tomorrow’s built environment today. ASHRAE was formed as the American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air-Conditioning Engineers by the merger in 1959 of American Society of Heating and Air-Conditioning Engineers (ASHRAE) founded in 1894 and The American Society of Refrigerating Engineers (ASHRAE) founded in 1904.

To advance the arts and sciences of heating, ventilation, air conditioning and refrigeration to serve humanity and promote a sustainable world.

ASHRAE will be the global leader, the foremost source of technical and educational information, and the primary provider of opportunity for professional growth in the arts and sciences of heating, ventilating, air conditioning and refrigerating.



Current ASHRAE Ireland Board (2016)

Frank Caul, Director, Sirus - President
Simeon Oxizidis, Senior Researcher, IERC - Vice-president
Michael Dawkins – Lead Mechanical Engineer, RPS - Treasurer
Daniel Coakley - Marie Curie Research Fellow, IES Ltd. - Secretary

Donal Finn, Lecturer, UCD - Member 
Ken Goodman, Building Services Engineer - Sub-Region B Chair, Member
Hugh O’Gorman, Senior engineer, Johnson Controls - Member
Michelle Cerretani Senior engineer, Sirus - Member 
Tom Morgan – Senior mechanical engineer, DPS Ltd. - Member