Compressors, often referred to as the heart of the refrigeration cycle, are typically the largest energy consumers. Condensers fill the role of rejecting heat from a refrigerated space to the atmosphere by condensing the refrigerant.
An ammonia screw compressor package provided a dairy processing plant in India a 20 percent reduction in total cost of ownership, a 15 to 20 percent increase in energy efficiency, and a 50 percent reduction in maintenance, according to the company.
Atlas Copco acquired the operating assets of MidState Air Compressor, a Berlin, Conn.-based distributor of industrial air compressors, dryers and related services that covers Connecticut, Rhode Island and Massachusetts. The acquired business will become part of Quincy Compressor LLC, which is part of the Industrial Air division within the Compressor Technique Business Area.
Honeywell UOP selected GEA Refrigeration Technologies to supply engineered compression packages for a tail gas application at a refinery in Azerbaijan. Using GEA's screw compressor, the systems are designed for a modernization program.
Refrigeration and compressors are designed for use in the presence of flammable and explosive gases and dusts. The hermetically sealed compressors are based on quiet, compact scroll and reciprocating technologies.
Due to the extended duration of the COVID-19 pandemic and state regulations in Illinois, the Process Heating & Cooling Show has been postponed to June 15-16, 2022, at the Donald E. Stephens Convention Center in Rosemont, Ill. This inaugural event, which is being produced by BNP Media’s Process Heating and Process Cooling magazines, was originally scheduled to take place June 2021.
Danfoss expanded the capabilities of Turbocor compressors TTS and TGS with a higher saturated suction temperature operating range to help OEMs bring the benefits of oil-free technology to data centers operating at higher temperatures.
The major factors driving the growth of the industrial refrigeration systems market are the expansion of the food and beverage processing sector in emerging economies, the advance of the cold-chain industry, and the rise in the demand for refrigeration solutions among pharmaceutical and chemical companies.
GCAP's Ammonia Safety Day is June 14, 2018. Vendor and participant registration at this link. This will be the largest safety day to year and celebrating the 10-annual event and anticipated over 400 attendees. Limited seating for participants and vendors.