Refrigeration http://contractingbusiness.com/taxonomy/term/7346/more en Chemours Presents Low GWP Refrigerants Research at Purdue Conference http://contractingbusiness.com/refrigeration/chemours-presents-low-gwp-refrigerants-research-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="http://contractingbusiness.com/refrigeration/chemours-presents-low-gwp-refrigerants-research-purdue-conference" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractingbusiness.com/refrigeration/chemours-presents-low-gwp-refrigerants-research-purdue-conference#comments Commercial HVAC Refrigeration Residential HVAC HVACRDB Thu, 14 Jul 2016 17:42:00 +0000 47071 at http://contractingbusiness.com Change in Your Commercial HVACR Business: When, Why, How http://contractingbusiness.com/commercial-hvac/change-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="http://contractingbusiness.com/commercial-hvac/change-your-commercial-hvacr-business-when-why-how" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractingbusiness.com/commercial-hvac/change-your-commercial-hvacr-business-when-why-how#comments Commercial HVAC Refrigeration Residential HVAC HVACRDB Mon, 11 Jul 2016 18:44:00 +0000 45901 at http://contractingbusiness.com Wiegmann Associates Begins HVAC Project for New High Country Beverage Refrigerated Beer Warehouse http://contractingbusiness.com/refrigeration/wiegmann-associates-begins-hvac-project-new-high-country-beverage-refrigerated-beer-wa <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="http://contractingbusiness.com/refrigeration/wiegmann-associates-begins-hvac-project-new-high-country-beverage-refrigerated-beer-wa" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractingbusiness.com/refrigeration/wiegmann-associates-begins-hvac-project-new-high-country-beverage-refrigerated-beer-wa#comments Commercial HVAC Refrigeration Thu, 07 Jul 2016 13:56:00 +0000 46471 at http://contractingbusiness.com <p>A computer-generated image of the new 130,000-square-foot refrigerated beer warehouse.</p> Airgas Refrigerants Opens Atlanta Lab Facility http://contractingbusiness.com/refrigeration/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="http://contractingbusiness.com/refrigeration/airgas-refrigerants-opens-atlanta-lab-facility" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractingbusiness.com/refrigeration/airgas-refrigerants-opens-atlanta-lab-facility#comments Commercial HVAC Refrigeration Residential HVAC HVACRDB Wed, 29 Jun 2016 01:04:00 +0000 45821 at http://contractingbusiness.com <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 http://contractingbusiness.com/refrigeration/trader-joes-hit-huge-fine-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="http://contractingbusiness.com/refrigeration/trader-joes-hit-huge-fine-epa" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractingbusiness.com/refrigeration/trader-joes-hit-huge-fine-epa#comments Refrigeration HVACRDB Mon, 27 Jun 2016 13:52:00 +0000 45781 at http://contractingbusiness.com Emerson Announces Next E360 Forums http://contractingbusiness.com/refrigeration/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="http://contractingbusiness.com/refrigeration/emerson-announces-next-e360-forums" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractingbusiness.com/refrigeration/emerson-announces-next-e360-forums#comments Refrigeration Tue, 21 Jun 2016 15:16:00 +0000 45671 at http://contractingbusiness.com IAPMO Seeks UMC A2L Task Group Members to Examine A2L Refrigerants http://contractingbusiness.com/refrigeration/iapmo-seeks-umc-a2l-task-group-members-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="http://contractingbusiness.com/refrigeration/iapmo-seeks-umc-a2l-task-group-members-examine-a2l-refrigerants" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractingbusiness.com/refrigeration/iapmo-seeks-umc-a2l-task-group-members-examine-a2l-refrigerants#comments Refrigeration Fri, 17 Jun 2016 15:37:00 +0000 45261 at http://contractingbusiness.com Where 'R' Refrigerants Going? http://contractingbusiness.com/refrigeration/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="http://contractingbusiness.com/refrigeration/where-r-refrigerants-going" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractingbusiness.com/refrigeration/where-r-refrigerants-going#comments Commercial HVAC Refrigeration HVACRDB Mon, 06 Jun 2016 20:02:00 +0000 44881 at http://contractingbusiness.com Refrigerant Change Marches On http://contractingbusiness.com/refrigeration/refrigerant-change-marches <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="http://contractingbusiness.com/refrigeration/refrigerant-change-marches" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractingbusiness.com/refrigeration/refrigerant-change-marches#comments Commercial HVAC Refrigeration HVACRDB Mon, 06 Jun 2016 17:07:00 +0000 44871 at http://contractingbusiness.com Terry McIver Three Models for New Danfoss Refrigeration Control http://contractingbusiness.com/refrigeration/three-models-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="http://contractingbusiness.com/refrigeration/three-models-new-danfoss-refrigeration-control" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractingbusiness.com/refrigeration/three-models-new-danfoss-refrigeration-control#comments Refrigeration HVACRDB Tue, 24 May 2016 13:11:00 +0000 44071 at http://contractingbusiness.com <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>