Refrigeration en Summertime Blues at Trader Joe's <div class="field-byline"> News from HARDI </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Grocery store chain Trader Joe’s Company has agreed to reduce emissions of potent greenhouse gases from refrigeration equipment at 453 of its stores. A $500,000 civil penalty was assessed by EPA.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Refrigeration HVACRDB Mon, 27 Jun 2016 13:52:00 +0000 45781 at Emerson Announces Next E360 Forums <div class="field-byline"> News from Emerson Climate Technologies </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The E350 Forums were initiated in 2014 as a way to bring current information to food service and food retail-based contractors in different regions.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Refrigeration Tue, 21 Jun 2016 15:16:00 +0000 45671 at IAPMO Seeks UMC A2L Task Group Members to Examine A2L Refrigerants <div class="node-body article-body">IAPMO is accepting applications and seeking technical experts to participate on a task group relating to A2L refrigerants.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Refrigeration Fri, 17 Jun 2016 15:37:00 +0000 45261 at Where 'R' Refrigerants Going? <div class="field-byline"> by Stephen Spletzer </div> <div class="node-body article-body">There&rsquo;s one thing the HVACR industry is certain of &mdash; the future of refrigerants is uncertain. Given the current rate of regulatory changes, refrigerant life expectancy can sometimes seem like a flash in the pan; here today, gone tomorrow. </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Commercial HVAC Refrigeration HVACRDB Mon, 06 Jun 2016 20:02:00 +0000 44881 at Refrigerant Change Marches On <div class="field-byline"> by Dr. Rajan Rajendran </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Safety codes for flammable refrigerants are under revision. The HFC phase-down continues, and safety standards are evolving for A2L and A3 refrigerants.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Commercial HVAC Refrigeration HVACRDB Mon, 06 Jun 2016 17:07:00 +0000 44871 at Terry McIver Three Models for New Danfoss Refrigeration Control <div class="field-byline"> News from Danfoss </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Each Danfoss KPU 19 refrigeration control comes with an optional screw-mounted knob for applications that require end-user adjustment. </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Refrigeration HVACRDB Tue, 24 May 2016 13:11:00 +0000 44071 at <p>The KPU 19 control includes an adhesive dial cover that can completely conceal the dial, preventing end-users from being able to adjust the control without removing the entire control cover.</p> Memphis Mechanical Services, Inc. Named Refrigeration Contractor of the Year by <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="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Refrigeration Mon, 16 May 2016 16:28:00 +0000 43581 at 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="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Refrigeration Fri, 13 May 2016 19:04:00 +0000 43461 at 'Bluff City' Superstars of 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="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Refrigeration Wed, 11 May 2016 16:26:00 +0000 43311 at <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 <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="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Refrigeration Fri, 29 Apr 2016 20:35:00 +0000 42811 at <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> photo