ATMOsphere America: New case studies, speakers & site visits

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With about one month until ATMOsphere America 2015 kicks off, this is gearing up to be the biggest and most exciting ATMOsphere conference thus far! Check out the latest updates and highlights below.

Don’t miss out, register for ATMOsphere America 2015 now!

Congratulations to Secop, Azane, RLS and Cooltech Applications, whose case studies have been selected for ATMOsphere America 2015.

Several new speakers have confirmed including Whole Foods, Underwriters Laboratories (UL), Port Newark Refrigerated Warehouse and The Coca-Cola Company.

Site visits will be organized by Hillphoenix, Hussmann, Bitzer and Mayekawa on the days before and after ATMOspere America. More details below.

Less than 2 weeks to reserve your room at the Grand Hyatt Atlanta in Buckhead at the preferential ATMOsphere rate (expires June 3rd). Book now!

Selected case studies

How to gain maximum efficiency in plug-in cabinets by using hydrocarbon refrigerants by Alexander Adamitzki, Secop, presented by Drew Martin, Secop

Low charge ammonia – the natural choice for frozen food distribution by Derek Hamilton, Azane

Braze free refrigeration fittings and connections by Michael Duggan, RLS

First integrations of industrialized magnetic cooling devices into refrigerated cabinets by Vincent Delecourt, Cooltech Applications

To read full case study abstracts, click here.

Read about additional case studies selected for ATMOsphere America 2015 in the following articles:

ATMOsphere Review Panel announces first case study selections

More case studies announced for ATMOsphere America 2015

More natural refrigerant case studies to be featured in Atlanta

New speakers confirmed
  • State of the Industry Session
Scott Martin, Hillphoenix
Marc-André Lesmerises, Carnot
Dustan Atkinson, Heatcraft
Mark Tamooka, Mayekawa
Joe Sanchez, BITZER
Andre Patenaude, Emerson
  • Food Retail Panel
Tristam Coffin, Whole Foods
  • Training Panel
Arthur Miller, RSES
James Price, RETA
  • Regulations & Standards Session
Randall Haseman, Underwriters Laboratories (UL)
Klara Skacanova, shecco
  • Low Charge Ammonia Panel
Gerard Von Dohlen, Port Newark Refrigerated Warehouse
  • Light Commercial Panel
Antoine Azar, The Coca-Cola Company

Site visits & training sessions

Hillphoenix symposium

Wednesday, June 24th

“State-of-the-Art” is due for an update! Hillphoenix will host a private symposium that will showcase the very latest retail food store technologies and industry advancements.

Attendees will be provided with transportation to and from the Grand Hyatt Atlanta in Buckhead – both for an RSVP dinner the night before (Tuesday, June 23rd) as well as the day of the Hillphoenix Summit. Hillphoenix has planned a full day program with a special lunch provided by world-famous Chef Steve from Unified Brands.

More details and highlights about the tour can be found at

For more information, please contact Debbie Jones at +1 770-285-3257 or


Wednesday, June 24th

AM – BITZER NH3 compressor seminar
PM – BITZER CO2 compressor seminar
PM – BITZER plant tours

Attendance is subject to space limitations. Transportation will be provided. For information and registration, please email

Hussmann Suwanee facility tour

Wednesday, June 24th

Hussmann would like to invite you to join us at our new product display center in our Suwanee, Georgia facility. This facility is the home for our refrigeration system business where Hussmann manufactures energy efficient and sustainable equipment while offering food retailers design flexibility. The 355,000 sq ft facility was built in 1998 as a center of excellence for our refrigeration system product portfolio that includes parallel rack systems, proprietary Protocol distributed refrigeration systems, central secondary refrigeration systems, mechanical centers and electrical distribution centers. During your visit there will be a tour of our manufacturing operation, presentations about our new alliance with Systemes LMP for transcritical CO2 refrigeration systems and discussions about other natural refrigerant solutions for food retailers in NorthAmerica.

Depart @ 1:30pm from Grand Hyatt Atlanta at Buckhead to Hussmann Suwanee
Depart @ 4:30pm from Hussmann Suwanee (return to hotel) ** participants need to be back at hotel in order to attend 6pm Welcome Reception)

Please email Cheryl Beach at if you want to take the Hussmann Suwanee facility tour.

Details about the Mayekawa training session (Saturday, June 27th) will be announced soon!


Less than two weeks left to book your accommodation at the Grand Hyatt Atlanta in Buckhead at the special ATMOsphere rate ($195 per room per night, excluding tax).

This rate will only be available until June 3rd!

Book your room by clicking here or by calling 1-888-421-1442 and mentioning that you are part of the ATMOsphere Group.

If you have any questions or comments, please don’t hesitate to contact us