Refrigeration en Whole Foods Store is ‘Most Environmentally Advanced’ <div class="node-body article-body"><p>The Whole Foods Market store in Santa Clara, Calif., opened its doors to customers in late July, with what sources describe as &ldquo;the most environmentally-advanced grocery retail refrigeration system in the U.S.&rdquo;<br /> </p></div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Refrigeration Thu, 25 Aug 2016 13:50:00 +0000 48121 at Subcooling and Superheat: Superheroes of System Charging <div class="field-byline"> Skip Egner </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Here's a common scenario. You go on a service call, put your gauges on a condensing unit, and find that the suction pressure is low. What do you do? </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Refrigeration Service Archive Wed, 24 Aug 2016 16:00:00 +0000 4058 at Refrigerant Leak Detection: An Essential Service for Refrigeration Contractors <div class="field-byline"> by John Wallace </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The true costs of refrigerant leaks are often underestimated, and contractors will benefit from better understanding this impact in order to position themselves as a valuable retail partner.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Refrigeration Tue, 16 Aug 2016 15:23:00 +0000 47851 at Integrated Facility Services Acquires Wally’s Refrigeration at Lake of the Ozarks, Mo. <div class="node-body article-body">Integrated Facility Services (IFS), a full-service mechanical contractor with offices in St. Louis and Columbia, has acquired Wally’s Refrigeration at Lake of the Ozarks, Missouri. </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Refrigeration Fri, 12 Aug 2016 14:17:00 +0000 47781 at Chemours Presents Low GWP Refrigerants Research at Purdue Conference <div class="field-byline"> News from Chemours </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Chemours is presenting its latest low Global Warming Potential, hydrofluoro-olefin refrigerant innovations at the 2016 Purdue Refrigeration and Air Conditioning Conference.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Commercial HVAC Refrigeration Residential HVAC HVACRDB Thu, 14 Jul 2016 17:42:00 +0000 47071 at Change in Your Commercial HVACR Business: When, Why, How <div class="field-byline"> by Steve Saunders </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Change is a constant, which may give us an opportunity and perhaps even a requirement to think about who we are today and what we are doing today going to be successful in the future. </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Commercial HVAC Refrigeration Residential HVAC HVACRDB Mon, 11 Jul 2016 18:44:00 +0000 45901 at Wiegmann Associates Begins HVAC Project for New High Country Beverage Refrigerated Beer Warehouse <div class="node-body article-body">Wiegmann Associates has begun work on a design/build HVAC project for High Country Beverage’s new 130,000-square-foot refrigerated beer warehouse in Johnstown, Colorado. </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Commercial HVAC Refrigeration Thu, 07 Jul 2016 13:56:00 +0000 46471 at <p>A computer-generated image of the new 130,000-square-foot refrigerated beer warehouse.</p> Airgas Refrigerants Opens Atlanta Lab Facility <div class="field-byline"> News from Airgas Refrigerants </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Tests are conducted to determine refrigerant purity, oil content, amount of non-condensable gases chlorides and acidity, all as requested by customers. </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Commercial HVAC Refrigeration Residential HVAC HVACRDB Wed, 29 Jun 2016 01:04:00 +0000 45821 at <p>Anthony Duckworth (foreground), chemist Danielle Creel (right) and lab technician Magaja WIllis (background) test internal and customer refrigerant samples through mass spectrometers at Airgas Refrigerants&rsquo; Atlanta production facility. During one shift, the lab can process about 25 analytical results, with plans to scale test production.</p> Trader Joe's Hit With HUGE Fine by EPA <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