Refrigeration http://contractingbusiness.com/taxonomy/term/7346/more en Memphis Mechanical Services, Inc. Named Refrigeration Contractor of the Year by ContractingBusiness.com http://contractingbusiness.com/refrigeration/memphis-mechanical-services-inc-named-refrigeration-contractor-year-contractingbusines <div class="node-body article-body">Memphis-based Memphis Mechanical Services, Inc. was selected for its technical expertise and service to refrigeration customers in the mid-south region.</div> <p><a href="http://contractingbusiness.com/refrigeration/memphis-mechanical-services-inc-named-refrigeration-contractor-year-contractingbusines" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractingbusiness.com/refrigeration/memphis-mechanical-services-inc-named-refrigeration-contractor-year-contractingbusines#comments Refrigeration Mon, 16 May 2016 16:28:00 +0000 43581 at http://contractingbusiness.com DeCicco & Sons Store Earns Platinum GreenChill Certification http://contractingbusiness.com/refrigeration/decicco-sons-store-earns-platinum-greenchill-certification <div class="node-body article-body"> The store installed a Hillphoenix Advansor CO2 Booster System that uses carbon dioxide-based refrigerant with a global-warming potential (GWP) rating of 1.</div> <p><a href="http://contractingbusiness.com/refrigeration/decicco-sons-store-earns-platinum-greenchill-certification" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractingbusiness.com/refrigeration/decicco-sons-store-earns-platinum-greenchill-certification#comments Refrigeration Fri, 13 May 2016 19:04:00 +0000 43461 at http://contractingbusiness.com 'Bluff City' Superstars of Refrigeration http://contractingbusiness.com/refrigeration/bluff-city-superstars-refrigeration <div class="node-body article-body">Richard Luhm started Memphis Mechanical Services in 2001, to provide refrigeration service to the largest national chains, to the smallest locally-owned firms.</div> <p><a href="http://contractingbusiness.com/refrigeration/bluff-city-superstars-refrigeration" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractingbusiness.com/refrigeration/bluff-city-superstars-refrigeration#comments Refrigeration Wed, 11 May 2016 16:26:00 +0000 43311 at http://contractingbusiness.com <p>From left: Lee Caulder, operations manager; President/CEO Richard Luhm; and Shane Steed, director of sales and construction, lead the team at Memphis Mechanical Services. <em>Photos Terry McIver</em></p> Emerson’s Helix Innovation Center aims to disrupt old ways of thinking http://contractingbusiness.com/refrigeration/emerson-s-helix-innovation-center-aims-disrupt-old-ways-thinking <div class="field-byline"> BY ROBERT P. MADER </div> <div class="field-deck"> Emerson Electric celebrates the grand opening of its Helix Innovation Center at the University of Dayton </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Emerson Electric opened its Helix Innovation Center here on the University of Dayton campus in an effort to create new ways of thinking. </div> <p><a href="http://contractingbusiness.com/refrigeration/emerson-s-helix-innovation-center-aims-disrupt-old-ways-thinking" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractingbusiness.com/refrigeration/emerson-s-helix-innovation-center-aims-disrupt-old-ways-thinking#comments Refrigeration Fri, 29 Apr 2016 20:35:00 +0000 42811 at http://contractingbusiness.com <p>&ldquo;This is the biggest change in the refrigeration market in 50 years in terms of magnitude and the options that are available,&rdquo; says John Rhodes, president of Emerson Climate Technologies&rsquo; Refrigeration division.</p> ContractingBusiness.com photo Emerson Opens Doors to Helix Innovation Center http://contractingbusiness.com/commercial-hvac/emerson-opens-doors-helix-innovation-center <div class="field-byline"> News from Emerson </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The Helix will foster an ambitious, collaborative approach to conducting research to create new technologies that address heating, cooling and refrigeration challenges affecting today’s homes, commercial buildings, data centers, restaurants, supermarkets and other retail operations.</div> <p><a href="http://contractingbusiness.com/commercial-hvac/emerson-opens-doors-helix-innovation-center" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractingbusiness.com/commercial-hvac/emerson-opens-doors-helix-innovation-center#comments Commercial HVAC Refrigeration Residential HVAC HVACRDB Wed, 27 Apr 2016 20:14:00 +0000 42451 at http://contractingbusiness.com <p>Emerson&#39;s Helix Innovation Center will serve as a living laboratory for light commercial HVAC product research and development. Other simulated environments include home, data center, commercial kitchen, and supermarket simulation facilities from 1,000 to 2500 sq. ft.</p> <p><em>Photo Emerson</em></p> Connected Technology: A Boon for Refrigeration Contractors http://contractingbusiness.com/refrigeration/connected-technology-boon-refrigeration-contractors <div class="field-byline"> by Paul Hepperla </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The digital age continues to evolve solutions that apply to many industries, including food retail and foodservice.</div> <p><a href="http://contractingbusiness.com/refrigeration/connected-technology-boon-refrigeration-contractors" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractingbusiness.com/refrigeration/connected-technology-boon-refrigeration-contractors#comments Commercial HVAC Refrigeration Gold Wed, 13 Apr 2016 16:25:00 +0000 41491 at http://contractingbusiness.com <p>Connected kitchen equipment &mdash; for example a speed oven &mdash;can provide data, which can be analyzed for valuable, actionable insights about operating activity and maintenance status.</p> Thinkstock Diversified Pure Chem Opens Three New Locations to Expand Small Cylinder Exchange and Refrigerant Buyback Program http://contractingbusiness.com/refrigeration/diversified-pure-chem-opens-three-new-locations-expand-small-cylinder-exchange-and-ref <div class="node-body article-body">Diversified Pure Chem has opened three new facilities to offer small cylinder exchange and refrigerant buyback services</div> <p><a href="http://contractingbusiness.com/refrigeration/diversified-pure-chem-opens-three-new-locations-expand-small-cylinder-exchange-and-ref" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractingbusiness.com/refrigeration/diversified-pure-chem-opens-three-new-locations-expand-small-cylinder-exchange-and-ref#comments Refrigeration Thu, 07 Apr 2016 15:00:00 +0000 41271 at http://contractingbusiness.com iStock/Thinkstock Integrated Controls Keep the Brew Cool http://contractingbusiness.com/refrigeration/integrated-controls-keep-brew-cool <div class="node-body article-body">Allagash Brewing Company optimizes temperature control with wireless controllers installed by Maine Controls.</div> <p><a href="http://contractingbusiness.com/refrigeration/integrated-controls-keep-brew-cool" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractingbusiness.com/refrigeration/integrated-controls-keep-brew-cool#comments Refrigeration Wed, 06 Apr 2016 18:08:00 +0000 41241 at http://contractingbusiness.com Service Options for R-22 Air Conditioning Equipment http://contractingbusiness.com/residential-hvac/service-options-r-22-air-conditioning-equipment <div class="field-byline"> by Brett Van Horn and John Maiorana </div> <div class="node-body article-body">This article explores the options available to R-22-based equipment owners, and help in the understanding of choosing retrofit alternatives.</div> <p><a href="http://contractingbusiness.com/residential-hvac/service-options-r-22-air-conditioning-equipment" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractingbusiness.com/residential-hvac/service-options-r-22-air-conditioning-equipment#comments Refrigeration Residential HVAC Gold Fri, 01 Apr 2016 00:32:00 +0000 40731 at http://contractingbusiness.com Industrial Refrigeration Consortium Meets May 11-12 http://contractingbusiness.com/refrigeration/industrial-refrigeration-consortium-meets-may-11-12 <div class="node-body article-body">Topics to include verifying compressor safety, electric motors and loss mechanisms and inverters for variable frequency drives.</div> <p><a href="http://contractingbusiness.com/refrigeration/industrial-refrigeration-consortium-meets-may-11-12" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractingbusiness.com/refrigeration/industrial-refrigeration-consortium-meets-may-11-12#comments Refrigeration Tue, 29 Mar 2016 13:36:00 +0000 40601 at http://contractingbusiness.com