Chiller Designed for Ice Rink Applications

A chiller designed specifically for ice rink applications combines the efficiencies of a hybrid film evaporator with a high lift variable-speed centrifugal compressor.


1 Dead After Ammonia Leak at Ice-Making Facility

One person died after an ammonia leak in late May at an ice-making facility in an industrial area of Kamloops, British Columbia.


Evapco Acquires LMP, Adds Carbon Dioxide Expertise

Evapco Inc. acquired Systèmes LMP, Canada, a CO2 refrigeration systems manufacturer.


Case Study: Choosing Cooling Tower Replacement Fill

The differences in performance between block fill and one company’s replacement fill are the focus of a case study focused on retrofit applications


North America’s Largest Avocado Ripening and Processing Facility Wins Design-Build Award

A 274,000 ft2 facility that includes cold storage, ripening, processing and packaging space has earned the Design-Build Done Right award for its design-build firm.


M&M Carnot Acquires Logix

M&M Carnot, a Source Capital LLC platform company, has acquired Logix, a Seattle-area controls manufacturer serving the industrial refrigeration market with controls for wineries, cold storage warehouses, distribution centers, and processing plants.


Air-Cooled Chillers Use Ammonia as Refrigerant

A line of air-cooled chillers uses ammonia as a refrigerant and can be installed outdoors, providing a sustainable solution that does not require a machine room, notes manufacturer Johnson Controls.


U.K. Brewery Fined for 2016 Fatal Ammonia Leak

Carlsberg has been fined approximately $3.6 million after a worker was killed during an ammonia leak at its U.K. brewery in November 2016.


Brewery Transitions to Natural Refrigerant Process Cooling

Denali Brewing and Sprits of Talkeetna, Ala., commissioned and started up its first natural refrigerant chiller system.


Compressors Provide Savings for Ice-Rink Operator

When an ice sports facility realized its flagship location was also its least energy efficient, the company opted to replace the facility’s compressors to reduce energy and operating costs.

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