Refrigeration http://contractingbusiness.com/taxonomy/term/7346/more en Refrigeration Contractors: Join Our Panel Discussion http://contractingbusiness.com/refrigeration/refrigeration-contractors-join-our-panel-discussion <div class="field-byline"> Terry McIver, content director </div> <div class="node-body article-body">ContractingBusiness.com needs a small number of commercial refrigeration contractors with supermarket experience to serve on a panel discussion. Travel benefits apply.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://contractingbusiness.com/refrigeration/refrigeration-contractors-join-our-panel-discussion" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractingbusiness.com/refrigeration/refrigeration-contractors-join-our-panel-discussion#comments Refrigeration Thu, 21 May 2015 14:36:00 +0000 33991 at http://contractingbusiness.com Refrigeration Field Smarts http://contractingbusiness.com/refrigeration/refrigeration-field-smarts <div class="field-byline"> Terry McIver, content director </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Our 2014 Refrigeration Roundtable, held in conjunction with HVAC Comfortech gave store technical experts, contractors, and the sponsors a full day to discuss supermarket refrigeration issues.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://contractingbusiness.com/refrigeration/refrigeration-field-smarts" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractingbusiness.com/refrigeration/refrigeration-field-smarts#comments Refrigeration Wed, 06 May 2015 13:43:00 +0000 33541 at http://contractingbusiness.com 2015 Commercial Refrigeration Contractor of the Year: 5-Star Refrigeration & Air Conditioning http://contractingbusiness.com/refrigeration/2015-commercial-refrigeration-contractor-year-5-star-refrigeration-air-conditioning <div class="field-byline"> by Terry McIver, content director </div> <div class="node-body article-body">They’re having fun at 5-Star Refrigeration & Air Conditioning. It's one of their guiding principles — that, and providing a superior level of refrigeration service across a vast territory in the state of Florida. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://contractingbusiness.com/refrigeration/2015-commercial-refrigeration-contractor-year-5-star-refrigeration-air-conditioning" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractingbusiness.com/refrigeration/2015-commercial-refrigeration-contractor-year-5-star-refrigeration-air-conditioning#comments Refrigeration Refrigeration Award Mon, 04 May 2015 17:23:00 +0000 33421 at http://contractingbusiness.com <p>The team at 5-Star Refrigeration &amp; Air Conditioning&#39;s Brooksville, FL headquarters. They&#39;ll be joined by more soon, as the company continues to grow. <em>Group photo by Jonathan Herrington.</em></p> Follow the Water: Ice Machine Service Tips http://contractingbusiness.com/refrigeration/follow-water-ice-machine-service-tips <div class="field-byline"> by Mark Masterson </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Common ice machine problems are related to the cubes: malformed, oversized, or non-existent.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://contractingbusiness.com/refrigeration/follow-water-ice-machine-service-tips" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractingbusiness.com/refrigeration/follow-water-ice-machine-service-tips#comments Refrigeration Thu, 02 Apr 2015 12:42:00 +0000 32771 at http://contractingbusiness.com <p>Melting ice cubes. Courtesy Manitowoc.</p> Emerson Innovation Center to Conduct Food Service Research http://contractingbusiness.com/refrigeration/emerson-innovation-center-conduct-food-service-research <div class="field-byline"> News from Emerson </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Emerson Climate Technologies' Helix Innovation Center will have a commercial kitchen as a setting for food service industry research, including the study of new refrigerants.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://contractingbusiness.com/refrigeration/emerson-innovation-center-conduct-food-service-research" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractingbusiness.com/refrigeration/emerson-innovation-center-conduct-food-service-research#comments Refrigeration Tue, 24 Mar 2015 13:39:00 +0000 32551 at http://contractingbusiness.com <p>The facility will be built with the latest technology from food service equipment manufacturers and Emerson&rsquo;s own controls and food recycling systems, said Emerson&#39;s Allen Wicher.</p> Freezer Reduces Ammonia Charge by 90% http://contractingbusiness.com/refrigeration/freezer-reduces-ammonia-charge-90 <div class="field-byline"> News from Azane </div> <div class="node-body article-body">A solution focusing on ammonia charge reduction was required, for improved safety, long term functionality and monetary value.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://contractingbusiness.com/refrigeration/freezer-reduces-ammonia-charge-90" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractingbusiness.com/refrigeration/freezer-reduces-ammonia-charge-90#comments Refrigeration Thu, 19 Mar 2015 15:44:00 +0000 32461 at http://contractingbusiness.com Ammonia's In The Air http://contractingbusiness.com/refrigeration/ammonias-air <div class="field-byline"> by Elaine Yetzer Simon </div> <div class="node-body article-body">What are the most realistic prospects for bringing ammonia refrigeration into more consumer-type applications? We asked one of the industry’s leading researchers.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://contractingbusiness.com/refrigeration/ammonias-air" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractingbusiness.com/refrigeration/ammonias-air#comments Refrigeration Fri, 06 Mar 2015 20:04:00 +0000 32131 at http://contractingbusiness.com EPA Approves Ethane, Isobutane, Propane in Select AC/R Applications http://contractingbusiness.com/refrigeration/epa-approves-ethane-isobutane-propane-select-acr-applications <div class="field-byline"> News from EPA </div> <div class="node-body article-body">After receiving input from industry, environmental groups, and others, EPA is approving additional low-GWP hydrocarbon refrigerants, subject to use conditions, in reduced charge applications.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://contractingbusiness.com/refrigeration/epa-approves-ethane-isobutane-propane-select-acr-applications" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractingbusiness.com/refrigeration/epa-approves-ethane-isobutane-propane-select-acr-applications#comments Refrigeration Residential HVAC Wed, 04 Mar 2015 16:20:00 +0000 32101 at http://contractingbusiness.com 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