6th Sep 2022


Stephanie Allchurch, Product Development Manager at Altecnic Ltd, has recently been appointed as Chair of the Hot Water Association (HWA). The HWA exists to support, drive and promote the sustained growth and improvement of standards within the entire domestic hot water industry.

Commenting on her appointment, Isaac Occhipinti, Director of External Affairs, HWA said: 

“Altecnic is a chartered member of the HWA , they have supported our aims for many years. We are delighted to welcome Stephanie as the new chair.” 

“Stephanie has over 20 years’ experience in the industry, having worked for various manufacturers of plumbing and heating controls. She has also been an active member of the HWA for over 10 years, providing technical insight to form the basis on standards, legislation, and guidance.” 

Stephanie commented on her appointment; 

“I am so pleased with my new appointment and am looking forward to the challenges this role will entail. Working at Altecnic, a chartered HWA member means that I am in the perfect position to take on these challenges.” 

“I am looking forward to exploring how the HWA can help shape the industry position with hot water storage cylinders to help show the potential within these as ‘batteries’ to further support the journey to decarbonisation.” 

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