Refrigeration http://contractingbusiness.com/taxonomy/term/7346/more en Product Showcase Award, February 2015 http://contractingbusiness.com/refrigeration/product-showcase-award-february-2015 <div class="node-body article-body">The Danfoss Universal Ice Machine TXV Service Kit enables refrigeration contractors to be ready for almost any ice machine thermostatic expansion valve replacement.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://contractingbusiness.com/refrigeration/product-showcase-award-february-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractingbusiness.com/refrigeration/product-showcase-award-february-2015#comments Refrigeration Wed, 25 Feb 2015 20:24:00 +0000 31961 at http://contractingbusiness.com Heatcraft Explores Cost of Equipment Ownership at NAFEM Show http://contractingbusiness.com/refrigeration/heatcraft-explores-cost-equipment-ownership-nafem-show <div class="field-byline"> News from Heatcraft </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Heatcraft will focus on ways to optimize end-user Total Cost of Ownership (TCO) of commercial refrigeration equipment in foodservice and food retail businesses. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://contractingbusiness.com/refrigeration/heatcraft-explores-cost-equipment-ownership-nafem-show" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractingbusiness.com/refrigeration/heatcraft-explores-cost-equipment-ownership-nafem-show#comments Refrigeration Mon, 16 Feb 2015 14:04:00 +0000 31691 at http://contractingbusiness.com CB Asks: Is CO2 the Answer? http://contractingbusiness.com/refrigeration/cb-asks-co2-answer <div class="field-byline"> by Terry McIver, executive editor </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The most exciting and challenging technological development in commercial refrigeration has been the growing popularity of carbon dioxide (CO2) as an alternative refrigerant. But challenges exist. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://contractingbusiness.com/refrigeration/cb-asks-co2-answer" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractingbusiness.com/refrigeration/cb-asks-co2-answer#comments Refrigeration Fri, 13 Feb 2015 18:11:00 +0000 31661 at http://contractingbusiness.com <p>Supermarket managers, sponsors from leading manufacturers and contractors convened again during Comfortech to discuss key issues in commercial refrigeration.</p> Emerson/White-Rodgers Offer Service Contactors http://contractingbusiness.com/refrigeration/emersonwhite-rodgers-offer-service-contactors <div class="field-byline"> News from Emerson </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Emerson Climate Technologies, Inc. and White-Rodgers, businesses of Emerson, have launched two aftermarket air conditioning service contactors designed to support system reliability: CoreSense Protection for Copeland Scroll and SureSwitch Relay universal replacement. Both offerings provide a long-life electronic upgrade for the mechanical contactor and are simply installed using existing mounting.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://contractingbusiness.com/refrigeration/emersonwhite-rodgers-offer-service-contactors" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractingbusiness.com/refrigeration/emersonwhite-rodgers-offer-service-contactors#comments Refrigeration Fri, 23 Jan 2015 19:04:00 +0000 31061 at http://contractingbusiness.com Emerson Announces Second 'E360' Forum http://contractingbusiness.com/refrigeration/emerson-announces-second-e360-forum <div class="node-body article-body">Emerson's second 'E360 Forum' will focus on market and regulatory challenges facing the food retail and food service industries, and explore important emerging technologies. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://contractingbusiness.com/refrigeration/emerson-announces-second-e360-forum" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractingbusiness.com/refrigeration/emerson-announces-second-e360-forum#comments Refrigeration Wed, 14 Jan 2015 19:38:00 +0000 30781 at http://contractingbusiness.com Changing Dynamics in the Food Cold Chain http://contractingbusiness.com/refrigeration/changing-dynamics-food-cold-chain <div class="field-byline"> by Lisa Tryson </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Changes brought about by energy prices, regulations, refrigerant phasedowns and technological innovation signal a need for readiness among the refrigeration industry’s service force.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://contractingbusiness.com/refrigeration/changing-dynamics-food-cold-chain" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractingbusiness.com/refrigeration/changing-dynamics-food-cold-chain#comments Refrigeration Fri, 26 Dec 2014 23:40:00 +0000 30221 at http://contractingbusiness.com Refrigeration Contractors: We Want to Hear from You! http://contractingbusiness.com/refrigeration/refrigeration-contractors-we-want-hear-you <div class="field-byline"> by Terry McIver </div> <div class="node-body article-body">ContractingBusiness.com is seeking five commercial refrigeration contractors who specialize in supermarket refrigeration, to participate in our 2015 Refrigeration Roundtable.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://contractingbusiness.com/refrigeration/refrigeration-contractors-we-want-hear-you" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractingbusiness.com/refrigeration/refrigeration-contractors-we-want-hear-you#comments Refrigeration Thu, 18 Dec 2014 15:46:00 +0000 30111 at http://contractingbusiness.com Emerson ‘E360 Forum’ Looks Into 'The Future of Refrigeration' http://contractingbusiness.com/refrigeration/emerson-e360-forum-looks-future-refrigeration <div class="node-body article-body">Emerson initiated the E360 Forums as a way to bring current information to food service and food retail-based contractors in different regions, who have many questions about the changing refrigeration/refrigerant/energy landscape.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://contractingbusiness.com/refrigeration/emerson-e360-forum-looks-future-refrigeration" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractingbusiness.com/refrigeration/emerson-e360-forum-looks-future-refrigeration#comments Refrigeration Fri, 12 Dec 2014 19:13:00 +0000 29971 at http://contractingbusiness.com Danfoss DC Symposium Explores Refrigeration Issues http://contractingbusiness.com/refrigeration/danfoss-dc-symposium-explores-refrigeration-issues <div class="field-byline"> News from Danfoss </div> <div class="node-body article-body">To explore challenges affecting supermarket and commercial refrigeration equipment — the way in which it is designed, built, and maintained — Danfoss convened approximately 50 thought leaders from industry, policy, utilities, and research. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://contractingbusiness.com/refrigeration/danfoss-dc-symposium-explores-refrigeration-issues" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractingbusiness.com/refrigeration/danfoss-dc-symposium-explores-refrigeration-issues#comments Refrigeration Fri, 12 Dec 2014 18:09:00 +0000 29951 at http://contractingbusiness.com <p>Danfoss Symposium moderator Robert Cavey, right, said the refrigeration industry is facing interesting challenges. &ldquo;The only way it will work, is if the people in this industry all put their oars in the water,&rdquo; he said.</p> Refrigeration Gas Phaseouts Bring Indigestion http://contractingbusiness.com/refrigeration/refrigeration-gas-phaseouts-bring-indigestion <div class="field-byline"> by Terry McIver, executive editor </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The ContractingBusiness.com Refrigeration Roundtable convened in September during the Comfortech Show, on the heels of a strict ruling put forth for consideration by the Environmental Protection Agency.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://contractingbusiness.com/refrigeration/refrigeration-gas-phaseouts-bring-indigestion" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractingbusiness.com/refrigeration/refrigeration-gas-phaseouts-bring-indigestion#comments Refrigeration Fri, 12 Dec 2014 15:08:00 +0000 29921 at http://contractingbusiness.com