Refrigeration http://contractingbusiness.com/taxonomy/term/7346/more en Heatcraft Begins Contractor Certification Program http://contractingbusiness.com/refrigeration/heatcraft-begins-contractor-certification-program <div class="field-byline"> News from Heatcraft </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Initial training will cover proprietary control systems, and help customers meet pending regulations.</div> <p><a href="http://contractingbusiness.com/refrigeration/heatcraft-begins-contractor-certification-program" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractingbusiness.com/refrigeration/heatcraft-begins-contractor-certification-program#comments Refrigeration Thu, 09 Feb 2017 17:02:00 +0000 51231 at http://contractingbusiness.com Oil Pressure Problems in Refrigeration Systems http://contractingbusiness.com/refrigeration/oil-pressure-problems-refrigeration-systems <div class="field-byline"> by Steve Maxon </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Most compressors that have positive oil pumps also have a control which senses oil pressure and acts as a safety device whenever the oil pressure falls below a certain threshold level. </div> <p><a href="http://contractingbusiness.com/refrigeration/oil-pressure-problems-refrigeration-systems" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractingbusiness.com/refrigeration/oil-pressure-problems-refrigeration-systems#comments Refrigeration Wed, 08 Feb 2017 17:30:00 +0000 51201 at http://contractingbusiness.com Refrigeration: Meeting Labor Challenge a Tough Job http://contractingbusiness.com/refrigeration/refrigeration-meeting-labor-challenge-tough-job <div class="field-byline"> Terry McIver </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The manner is which refrigeration contractors and supermarket professionals address labor issues directly affects their ability to provide quality service to their respective customer groups.</div> <p><a href="http://contractingbusiness.com/refrigeration/refrigeration-meeting-labor-challenge-tough-job" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractingbusiness.com/refrigeration/refrigeration-meeting-labor-challenge-tough-job#comments Refrigeration Wed, 08 Feb 2017 14:32:00 +0000 51151 at http://contractingbusiness.com <p>Each year, the ContractingBusiness.com &ldquo;Refrigeration Roundtable&rdquo; brings commercial refrigeration contractors and supermarket executives together for a focused discussion of topics related to supermarket refrigeration.<br /> <em>Photos by Terry McIver</em></p> Refrigeration: New Compressor Regs Begin Soon http://contractingbusiness.com/refrigeration/refrigeration-new-compressor-regs-begin-soon <div class="field-byline"> by Ani Jayanth </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Department of Energy's mandate for a 50 percent reduction (on average) in energy consumption on new stand-alone commercial refrigeration equipment, as measured in kWh per day, will take effect on March 27. </div> <p><a href="http://contractingbusiness.com/refrigeration/refrigeration-new-compressor-regs-begin-soon" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractingbusiness.com/refrigeration/refrigeration-new-compressor-regs-begin-soon#comments Refrigeration Wed, 25 Jan 2017 15:27:00 +0000 50901 at http://contractingbusiness.com Here Are the Refrigerants We're Losing Over the Next 7 Years http://contractingbusiness.com/refrigeration/here-are-refrigerants-were-losing-over-next-7-years <div class="node-body article-body">The most recent action against commercial refrigerants mandated by the Environmental Protection Agency. </div> <p><a href="http://contractingbusiness.com/refrigeration/here-are-refrigerants-were-losing-over-next-7-years" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractingbusiness.com/refrigeration/here-are-refrigerants-were-losing-over-next-7-years#comments Refrigeration Fri, 13 Jan 2017 15:27:00 +0000 50701 at http://contractingbusiness.com <p><sub><em>Photo &copy;Terry McIver</em></sub></p> Photo ©Terry McIver Digital Vacuum Gauge is Compact, Loaded with Features http://contractingbusiness.com/refrigeration/digital-vacuum-gauge-compact-loaded-features <div class="field-byline"> News from Yellow Jacket </div> <div class="node-body article-body">With a weight of less than 8 ounces, the Omni digital vacuum gauge is perfect for HVACR technicians who find themselves hauling around a lot of equipment on their jobs.</div> <p><a href="http://contractingbusiness.com/refrigeration/digital-vacuum-gauge-compact-loaded-features" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractingbusiness.com/refrigeration/digital-vacuum-gauge-compact-loaded-features#comments AHR Refrigeration Thu, 15 Dec 2016 23:32:00 +0000 50311 at http://contractingbusiness.com <p>With a capacity of 220 lbs., it quickly and accurately measures vacuum in microns, pascals, millibar, and Torr with a resolution to 1 micron.</p> Yellow Jacket New Seasons Market Receives EPA GreenChill Platinum Certification http://contractingbusiness.com/refrigeration/new-seasons-market-receives-epa-greenchill-platinum-certification <div class="field-byline"> News from Hussman Corp. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">This is the first EPA GreenChill Platinum Certification for New Seasons Market. The store relies on a new system from Hussmann Corporation. </div> <p><a href="http://contractingbusiness.com/refrigeration/new-seasons-market-receives-epa-greenchill-platinum-certification" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractingbusiness.com/refrigeration/new-seasons-market-receives-epa-greenchill-platinum-certification#comments Refrigeration Thu, 15 Dec 2016 22:20:00 +0000 50301 at http://contractingbusiness.com <p>Hussmann&rsquo;s Purity system operates efficiently in low, medium and high temperature applications and can be used in combination with all three.</p> Hussmann Corporation Emerson Presents First Helix Innovation Scholarships http://contractingbusiness.com/refrigeration/emerson-presents-first-helix-innovation-scholarships <div class="field-byline"> News from Emerson </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Five University of Dayton students from the schools of engineering, business administration and arts and sciences were each awarded $10,000 from Emerson. </div> <p><a href="http://contractingbusiness.com/refrigeration/emerson-presents-first-helix-innovation-scholarships" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractingbusiness.com/refrigeration/emerson-presents-first-helix-innovation-scholarships#comments Refrigeration Fri, 02 Dec 2016 18:35:00 +0000 49881 at http://contractingbusiness.com <p>The scholarship winners are:<br /> Frances Corujo, a mechanical engineering major from Toa Alta, Puerto Rico<br /> Kieran Holland, a computer engineering major from Maple Heights, Ohio<br /> Nicholas Schlueter, an accounting and finance major from Montgomery, Ohio<br /> Kenneth Selby, a mechanical engineering major from New Lebanon, Ohio<br /> Jesse Thompson, a visual arts major from Franklin, Tennessee</p> 2017 AHR EXPO Exhibitor News: Danfoss Rolls Out Mobile CO2 Training Unit http://contractingbusiness.com/refrigeration/2017-ahr-expo-exhibitor-news-danfoss-rolls-out-mobile-co2-training-unit <div class="field-byline"> News from Danfoss </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The mobile training unit equipped with CO₂ solutions and interactive learning modules for use across the globe</div> <p><a href="http://contractingbusiness.com/refrigeration/2017-ahr-expo-exhibitor-news-danfoss-rolls-out-mobile-co2-training-unit" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractingbusiness.com/refrigeration/2017-ahr-expo-exhibitor-news-danfoss-rolls-out-mobile-co2-training-unit#comments AHR Refrigeration Tue, 22 Nov 2016 20:15:00 +0000 49601 at http://contractingbusiness.com <p>Several Danfoss CO2 training units will be making stops across the US in 2017.</p> JAX Refrigeration Receives ABC Awards http://contractingbusiness.com/refrigeration/jax-refrigeration-receives-abc-awards <div class="field-byline"> News from JAX Refrigeration </div> <div class="node-body article-body">JAX Refrigeration received a Pyramid Award for the construction of its company headquarters in Jacksonville Beach</div> <p><a href="http://contractingbusiness.com/refrigeration/jax-refrigeration-receives-abc-awards" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractingbusiness.com/refrigeration/jax-refrigeration-receives-abc-awards#comments Refrigeration Fri, 04 Nov 2016 18:04:00 +0000 49281 at http://contractingbusiness.com