Stuart Kay, Business Development Director
Stuart Kay is Business Development Director for Airedale International Air Conditioning Ltd. Stuart has been involved in specifying some of the UK’s most important data centre installations since the 1990s. With over 30 years’ experience, Stuart’s understanding of past and leading-edge technological developments within the industry arm him with a unique knowledge bank that can be applied both to designing new build data centres as well as re-engineering the vast installed base.
Staurt holds deep level understanding of the challenges associated with the design and integration of critical cooling solutions for data centres. By providing a valuable client-side perspective, he has played a key role in helping inform Airedale’s product development which has seen the British manufacturer pioneer some of the most important transformations in chiller, IT cooling, refrigerant and free-cooling technologies and win numerous awards for innovative, energy-efficient data centre solutions.
Outside work, Stuart is a keen health and travel enthusiast and can often be found out on a road bike, or exploring some of the world’s most challenging and picturesque landscapes.
First Azure R32 Units Installed
Two Times Manufacturer of the Year
Date: 02nd December 2019 | Posted in: Press release
Airedale were recently awarded the title “Manufacturer of the Year” by both the Yorkshire Post and CIBSE Yorkshire. Here’s the inside story of how we have risen to the pinnacle of manufacturing in Yorkshire!
The Challenges and Opportunities in Data Centre Cooling
Date: 26th November 2019 | Posted in: Blog
Data Centre expert Matt Evans shares his thoughts on the continued industry confusion / resistance around ASHRAE server inlet air temperature guidelines.