In talks with Liju Thomas Eapen, Managing Director

Al Arif Air Conditioning Systems LLC will be exhibiting its latest products at HVAC R Expo this November. We spoke to the Managing Director, Liju Thomas Eapen; here's what he told us as he prepares to participate in the region's leading dedicated HVAC R Show.

Liju Thomas Eapen
Liju Thomas Eapen

What products will you be showcasing at the event?

We are very excited to introduce Air Gloss IEQ monitoring system from Italy. This is a product which started its journey with the STS-134 Space Shuttle Mission. This product is endorsed by European Space Agency and now made available for commercial use.

What value do these products bring to the region’s HVAC R industry?

It is a highly advance air quality monitoring system which tracks real time air quality dynamics in your workplace, hotels, public area or home through an app on your phone. It sends you push notifications if any of the values goes above the threshold.

Can you share your outlook on the local HVAC R industry:
​Are there challenges you are currently facing?

The market lacks an accurate, simple to read systems for indoor air quality monitoring.  

What are the latest solutions to overcome these?

Air Gloss provides innovative solutions for real time air quality monitoring and thermal comfort management for any kind of indoor space. 
​It monitors:
​1) Indoor air quality
​2) Volatile organic compounds
​3) Carbon Monoxide
​4) Carbon Dioxide
​5) Nitrogen Dioxide
​6) Methane / LPOG
​7) Indoor temperature
​8) Relative humidity
​9) Background noise
​10) Atmospheric pressure

Is there something you are really looking forward to in the pipeline?

We believe our product will be of benefit in many areas such as schools, hospitals, offices, hotels, homes and general public areas. It will add great value to exhibition spaces such as Expo 2020.

What makes your product unique?

Through artificial intelligence and pattern recognition Air Gloss ProSense allows a prompt detection and identification of a wide range of indoor airborne pollutants and potentially dangerous chemicals.

Why did you choose to participate again for the event this year?

To introduce a new product – Air Gloss ProSense Air Quality Monitor.

What do you most look forward at the event this year?

To provide innovative solutions to the local market, to help in keeping the environment safe for its occupants. Air quality influences the occupant’s wellbeing and health, with a direct impact on happiness, productivity, performance and overall mental wellbeing.

About Al Arif Air Conditioning Systems LLC -

Trusted MEP contractor specialised in HVAC systems, air purification, air quality management, ventilation systems, Odour control, Kitchen contracting, Engineering, Design and build up of interior spaces and MEP building contracting.

Meet with Al Arif Air Conditioning Systems LLC at HVAC R Expo - Location: Za'abeel Hall 5 Stand Z5 A80

About The Big 5

The Big 5 is the construction event providing leading-edge innovation, knowledge, and business opportunities for industry players around the world to connect, grow, and succeed.

Taking place annually in Dubai since 1979, the event has launched hundreds of thousands of products boosting the expansion of emerging markets. It has facilitated partnerships, advanced knowledge and industry best practices, while serving as the gateway for international companies to access the Middle East, Africa and South Asia regions.

The Big 5 covers the full construction cycle; not only does it showcase products across dedicated sectors, it also runs alongside nine specialised events enabling industry professionals to source building solutions from around the globe for every stage of the construction projects: The Big 5 Heavy, Middle East Concrete, Windows, Doors & Facades Event, Gulf Glass, HVAC R Expo, The Big 5 Solar, Middle East Stone, the Urban Design & Landscape Expo, and FM Expo.

The event includes high-level summits, practical seminars, CPD-certified workshops, and The Big 5 Impact Awards to foster collaboration, support best practices, and provide effective solutions to today’s industry challenges.

The Big 5 is organised by dmg events and is free to attend for all pre-registered visitors. 


To know more, visit www.thebig5.ae

About dmg events

dmg events is a leading organiser of face-to-face events and a publisher of trade magazines.

We aim to keep businesses informed and connect them with relevant communities to create vibrant marketplaces and to accelerate their business through face-to-face events.

dmg events organises more than 80 events across 25 countries, attracting over 425,000 attendees and delegates every year. The company’s portfolio of products includes many industry-leading events in the energy, construction, hospitality & design, coatings and transportation sectors. ADIPEC, The Big 5, Gastech, EGYPS, The Hotel Show and INDEX are the company’s flagship events. For more information visit www.dmgevents.com.

About DMGT

DMGT manages a portfolio of companies that provide businesses and consumers with compelling information, analysis, insight, events, news and entertainment. The Group takes a long-term approach to investment and has market-leading positions in consumer media, insurance risk, property information, education technology, energy information and events & exhibitions. In total, DMGT generates revenues of around £1 billion.