Refrigeration

News and technology trends in the commercial refrigeration market.

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Banking on a Refrigeration Retrofit

Contractor Overcomes Challenges in Downtown Cleveland Grocery Store Revitalization

Installing all the refrigeration and freezer cases, walk-in freezers and coolers, food preparation stations, piping, compressors, and controls that a modern grocery store requires was no easy task in a 107-year-old building. 


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EPA Approves SNAP Substitutes

New Rule Expands List to Include More Low-GWP Alternatives

The EPA announced it’s increasing the options for refrigerants used in various types of refrigeration and air conditioning equipment in the U.S. to offer alternatives with low global warming potential. 


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March 17, 2015: Visual Merchandising Drives Refrigerated Display Cases Market

Growth Is Supported by Improving Economic Climate, Rising Employment Rates, Strengthening Consumer Confidence, and More

The global market for refrigerated display cases is forecast to reach $11.4 billion by 2020, spurred by the rising importance of visual merchandising as a cost effective way to boost retail sales, according to a new report by Global Industry Analysts Inc.


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Sporlan Broadens Innovation, Training

Sporlan Aims to Educate the Industry, Prepare for the Future

Sporlan felt it could fill an underserved part of the HVAC marketplace with its new training center in Washington, Missouri. The facility is designed for technical training on today’s modern refrigeration systems by offering both classroom and hands-on activities.


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March 3, 2015: EPA Approves New Low-GWP Refrigerants

Final Rule Expands the List of SNAP-Approved Substitutes

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced it is increasing the options for refrigerants used in various types of refrigeration and air conditioning equipment in the United States to offer alternatives with low global warming potential (GWP). 


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The Professor: Diagnosing Compressor Motor Overheating

Performing a Three-phase Compressor Voltage Check, Step by Step

Voltage unbalances exceeding more than 2 percent in three-phase systems can cause current unbalance among the windings. These voltage and current unbalances can cause an increase in winding temperature and an overheating problem that can be detrimental to the motor.


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Preparing for the EPA Refrigerant Recovery Certification Exam DVD

$39.95

In this 35-minute video presentation, well-known author and instructor Jim Johnson shows appliance and HVACR technicians what they need to know about the EPA Section 608 Universal Refrigerant Recovery Certification Exam.

 

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EVENTS

Webinar

Getting Ready for Retrofit Season: Your Options for Refrigeration R-22 Retrofits

9/11/14
Online

ON DEMAND Spend an information-packed hour with Ron Vogl, a recognized refrigerant and retrofit expert from Honeywell. He'll review all the options for refrigeration retrofits and give you the tools you need to guide your customers in the right direction.

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Industry

GreenChill Webinar on April 14: Experiences with Transcritical CO2 Systems in the U.S.

4/14/15
Webinar
United States
Contact: Tom Land

Please join us for a GreenChill webinar on Tuesday, April 14 at 2pm Eastern.

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Industry

CLIM '15

5/13/15
Avenue Tiznit
Avenue Tiznit, In front of the mosque Hassan II Casablanca - 20000 - Morocco.
Casablanca
Morocco

CLIM'15 is an international exhibition of Air Conditioning, Heating, Refrigeration and Ventilation. The event is organized by be in com and will be held from 13th to 16th May 2015 at the Office of Fairs and Exhibitions of Casablanca in front of the mosque Hassan II.

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2015 AHR Expo

Photos from the 2015 AHR Expo at McCormick Place in Chicago.

Posted: February 19, 2015

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NEWSMakers: Andy Patron
Andy Patron, partner with FMI Corp., discusses the impact a national labor shortage may have on the mechanical contracting industry. Posted on March 27.
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