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HEATCRAFT WORLDWIDE REFRIGERATIONvisit website

Heatcraft Worldwide Refrigeration provides climate-control solutions for commercial refrigeration and industrial applications in more than 70 countries. It manufactures unit coolers, condensers, compressorized racks, condensing units, refrigeration systems and supermarket display cases through market-leading brands, including North America brands of Bohn, Larkin, Climate Control, Chandler, and Kysor/Warren.

Heatcraft Worldwide Refrigeration is a business segment of Lennox International Inc., a leading global provider of climate-control solutions.

HEATCRAFT AUSTRALIAvisit website

Heatcraft Worldwide Refrigeration provides climate-control solutions for commercial refrigeration and industrial applications in more than 70 countries. It manufactures unit coolers, condensers, compressorized racks, condensing units, refrigeration systems and supermarket display cases through market-leading brands, including North America brands of Bohn, Larkin, Climate Control, Chandler, and Kysor/Warren.

Heatcraft Worldwide Refrigeration is a business segment of Lennox International Inc., a leading global provider of climate-control solutions.

DORIN visit website

Officine Mario Dorin is a company established in 1918, manufacturing compressors since 1932.

Based in the area of Florence (Tuscany), Italy, DORIN reaches all over the world thanks to its commercial partnerships and internal technical-commercial personnel, being present in more than 90 countries with 70,000+ compressors per year.

DORIN is well known for its advanced innovations, being a reference for CO2 transcritical applications since 1990’s. Today DORIN is one of the leader in CO2 refrigeration technology with several tens of thousands of compressors running in the field, offering the widest CO2 compressor range available in the market.

DANFOSSvisit website

Danfoss engineers technologies that enable the world of tomorrow to do more with less. Danfoss meets the growing need for infrastructure, food supply, energy efficiency and climate-friendly solutions. Its products and services are used in areas such as refrigeration, air conditioning, heating, motor control and mobile machinery. The company is also active in the field of renewable energy as well as district heating infrastructure for cities and urban communities. Its innovative engineering dates back to 1933, and today Danfoss is a world-leader serving customers in more than 100 countries. This includes leading the industry in the adoption of natural and low-GWP refrigerants, including ammonia, CO2 and hydrocarbons.

BEIJER REF visit website

Beijer Ref is a technology-oriented trading Group which, through added-value products, offers its customers competitive solutions within refrigeration and air conditioning.

Beijer Ref is one of the largest refrigeration wholesalers in the world, and is represented in Belgium, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Poland, Holland, Norway, Romania, Switzerland, Slovakia, Spain, United Kingdom, Sweden, the Czech Republic, Germany, Hungary, South Africa, Mozambique, Zambia, Botswana, Namibia, Ghana, Malaysia, Thailand, India, Australia and New Zealand.

KYSOR WARRENvisit website

Kysor Warren, a Lennox International, Inc. company, is a leading manufacturer of refrigerated display cases & refrigeration systems, partnering with customers to bring complete commercial refrigeration solutions to supermarkets, grocers and other retailers across North America.

CARNOT REFRIGERATIONvisit website

Carnot Refrigeration was established in 2008 with the goal of addressing several issues in the supermarket sector : increasing energy costs, uncontrollable leaks of polluting refrigerants, redundant maintenance costs, lack of reliability of systems etc. Thanks to a gradual and thorough innovation process, Carnot Refrigeration succeeded to design and develop an optimal CO2 refrigeration system, now recognized by many associations and clients (GreenChill, ASHRAE, Green Building Council etc.). It has taken the lead in its field by creating eco-efficient CO2 systems, providing high-efficiency options such as heat reclaim or innovative defrost processes. Carnot Refrigeration is the company with the most GreenChill platinum-level certifications and one of the most experienced companies in CO2 refrigeration in North America, meeting the needs of supermarkets, refrigerated warehouses as well as sports facilities (arenas).

CARRIERvisit website

Founded by the inventor of modern air conditioning, Carrier is the world’s leader in high-technology heating, air-conditioning and refrigeration solutions and part of UTC Climate, Controls & Security, a unit of United Technologies Corp., a leading provider to the aerospace and building systems industries worldwide.

Carrier Commercial Refrigeration is a leading supplier of high-efficiency turnkey refrigeration systems and services in the food retail industry. The company is committed to improving refrigeration through sustainable products and processes, and improving merchandising through technical innovation.

SCANTEC REFRIGERATION TECHNOLOGIESvisit website

Scantec Refrigeration Technologies specialize in the design, installation, automation and servicing of industrial and commercial refrigeration plants predominantly employing environmentally benign natural refrigerants such as NH3 and CO2. In 2000 Scantec installed the first subcritical CO2 based refrigeration system in the Southern hemisphere. In 2003 Scantec pioneered large scale, central low charge NH3 refrigeration systems through completion of a state of the art installation servicing a 10,000 m² cold store. The superior energy performance of Scantec low charge NH3 systems has now been proven in practical installations in most major Australian cities. In 2012 Scantec installed the first Australian ammonia (NH3) based commercial air conditioning system in a public administration building in Brisbane.

CARRIERvisit website

Founded by the inventor of modern air conditioning, Carrier is the world’s leader in high-technology heating, air-conditioning and refrigeration solutions and part of UTC Climate, Controls & Security, a unit of United Technologies Corp., a leading provider to the aerospace and building systems industries worldwide.

Carrier Commercial Refrigeration is a leading supplier of high-efficiency turnkey refrigeration systems and services in the food retail industry. The company is committed to improving refrigeration through sustainable products and processes, and improving merchandising through technical innovation.

HILLPHOENIXvisit website

Hillphoenix’s mission is to provide fresh, innovative customer-centric solutions that help their customers stay relevant and competitively differentiated. This vision inspires Hillphoenix to become the recognized global leader in creative, flexible and responsible innovations in food retail and commercial refrigeration.  The leading North American manufacturer of CO2 equipment, Hillphoenix has expanded its natural refrigerant capabilities with the addition of NXTCold Ultra-low charge Ammonia Systems.  Hillphoenix designs and manufactures food retail display cases, commercial and industrial refrigeration systems, provides training services through The Hillphoenix Learning Center and Energy Services through The AMS Group.  Hillphoenix Inc., a Dover Company, is based in Conyers (Ga).

PANASONICvisit website

Panasonic is known throughout the world for manufacturing high quality, reliable products.

In 2010, Panasonic acquired Sanyo Electric and since then continues Sanyo's expertise in CO2 refrigeration and heat pump technology. The former Sanyo had developed the world's first CO2 rotary 2-stage compression compressor that uses the CO2 found in the natural world as a refrigerant.

MAYEKAWAvisit website

Mayekawa is a world leading supplier of industrial cooling & freezing systems, refrigeration compressors, and heat pumps. It actively promotes the "Natural Five" refrigerants, among them CO2, ammonia, and hydrocarbons, for air conditioning, freezing, and cold storage.

Mayekawa freezing and refrigeration technology is built on decades of experience in designing and installing refrigeration plants globally. Based on this technology the company have focused on countering global warming and ozone depletion. Mayekawa manufactures products for the improvement of safety, energy efficiency and the utilization of natural refrigerants.

HUSSMANNvisit website

Since 1906, Hussmann has provided products, services and solutions for preserving and merchandising fresh food. It is recognized throughout the world as a leader in manufacturing, selling, installing and servicing display equipment and refrigeration systems for customers in the food retail industry.The company serves several key markets, including supermarkets, mass merchants, convenience stores, drug stores, dollar and discount stores and foodservice operations. Hussmann enables excellence in food retailing by providing innovative solutions in areas such as merchandising, energy effiiciency and sustainability, food quality and integrity, refrigeration, design and engineering, service and installation, and improving retail performance. 

Hussmann has also formed an alliance with a leading Canadian supplier of cooling modules and heat recovery systems, Systemes LMP, to provide customized solutions for transcritical CO2 systems.

GEAvisit website

GEA is one of the largest suppliers of process technology for the food industry and for a wide range of other industries. As an international technology group, the company focuses on world-leading process solutions and components for sophisticated production processes. As one of the leading manufacturers of compression condensing units for stationary and mobile refrigeration and air conditioning, GEA offers products for commercial and industrial application and is known for its high quality. GEA’s product range spans solutions for all three natural refrigerants: CO2 (R744), ammonia and hydrocarbons.

BITZERvisit website

BITZER is a global leader in the manufacture of screw, scroll and semi-hermetic reciprocating compressors for commercial A/C and refrigeration applications. Their natural refrigerant portfolio includes compressors designed for CO2 and ammonia. BITZER began producing CO2 compressors in 1998 and has a wide range of UL approved sub-critical compressors and trans-critical models. BITZER US also manufactures ASME certified receivers for CO2 applications.

BITZER offers open drive screw and reciprocating compressors for ammonia applications, and BITZER US recently launched a line of ammonia screw packages ranging from 15 – 600 tons.

ARNEG OCEANIAvisit website

Arneg were founded over 50 years ago in Padua Italy. Innovation has always been at the forefront of company philosophy and in this regard, Arneg has a strong commitment to driving environmentally conscious refrigeration solutions.

At Coles Coburg, Arneg's self-contained range of cabinets all incorporated R290 refrigerant whilst our range of remote cabinets were equipped with transcritical CO2 evaporators and valves.

Arneg also offers a range of transcritical CO2 refrigeration racks which have been installed in many European and Australasian regions.

ARNEG USAvisit website

Arneg is a world leader in commercial refrigeration solutions serving the food retail industry since 1963. Arneg group comprises 20 production facilities and a worldwide distribution network covering more than 100 countries.

The global dimension is the one attribute that best describes Arneg Group. Arneg's international leadership position is built on its R & D and international Operations capabilities. A wealth of knowledge and ideas constantly circulate throughout Arneg Group's Product Development, Manufacturing, Sales & Distribution, and Service Departments around the world.

Such synergies provide for cutting-edge refrigeration technology, unparalleled quality products and superior service. ArnegUSA new state of the art production plant and office premises are located in Lexington, North Carolina. We are environmentally conscious. Our business practices respect and support the Environment.

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PATKOLvisit website

PATKOL Public Company Limited was established as Development Machinery Co., Ltd. in 1965 to create the best products and services for its customers. With commitment and creativity "Patkol" today has become a leader in the machinery industry and for industrial applications that provide a wide range of products. 

PATKOL is more than a specialist in engineering, it is a one-stop service to customers with implementation, consulting, planning, design, installation and operation.

PATKOL's business includes ice machines, refrigeration, dairy & beverage, food proccessing engineering, petrochemicals and integrated business units as well as project management.

TEWIS SMARTvisit website

Tewis Smart es una empresa especializada en el desarrollo, comercialización e integración de soluciones integrales de refrigeración industrial, comercial, climatización y eficiencia energética.

Gracias a la experiencia y el know-how en las áreas de ingeniería, refrigeración, regulación y monitorización, Tewis desarrolla cada proyecto de forma integral, alcanzando la mayor eficiencia en las instalaciones.

NIDEC GLOBAL APPLIANCE GERMANY GMBHvisit website

Nidec is an expert in advanced compressor technologies for various refrigerants inlcuding R600a (isobutane) and R290 (propane) for domestic, light commercial and mobile systems. The company is dedicated to creating and supporting intelligent solutions supporting energy efficient technologies.
Nidec recently enhanced its successful R290 compressor program with the release of a new generation of propane compressors for LBP and MBP applications like bottle coolers, ice-cream cabinets and commercial refrigerators.

ARNEG ESPAñAvisit website

Arneg España es parte integrante del Grupo Arneg, posicionado como líder mundial en soluciones de refrigeración comercial con más de 50 años de experiencia. Cuenta con 20 fábricas repartidas por los cinco continentes y una amplia red de filiales comerciales.

La dimensión global es el atributo que mejor describe al Grupo Arneg. La posición de liderazgo internacional de Arneg se basa en sus capacidades de investigación y desarrollo y operaciones internacionales.

Aplicando las últimas tecnologías y los refrigerantes eco sostenibles, Arneg ofrece una amplia gama de muebles y equipamientos refrigerados, comprometidos con el respecto y apoyo al medio ambiente y aportando las soluciones más avanzadas al sector.

EPTAvisit website

Epta’s core expertise is the design, production, installation and maintenance of complete systems for commercial refrigeration, including refrigerated display units, powerpacks and cold rooms. The plug-in and remote cabinets are designed to satisfy the varying requirements of the global market: maximum energy efficiency and sustainability, competitive display ratio, innovative design, merchandising and ergonomics and a customised look.

The company boasts seven highly established and authoritative brands: Costan, Bonnet Névé, George Barker, Eurocryor, Misa, Iarp and Knudsen Køling. Epta is a partner of choice for retailers seeking for: Turnkey solutions, single refrigeration units for their commercial space and after-sales services.

ARNEG visit website

Arneg is a world leader in commercial refrigeration solutions serving the food retail industry since 1963. Arneg group comprises 20 production facilities and a worldwide distribution network covering more than 100 countries.

The global dimension is the one attribute that best describes Arneg Group. Arneg's international leadership position is built on its R&D and international Operations capabilities. A wealth of knowledge and ideas constantly circulate throughout Arneg Group's Product Development, Manufacturing, Sales & Distribution, and Service Departments around the world.

Such synergies provide for cutting-edge refrigeration technology, unparalleled quality products and superior service. Arneg's business practices respect and support the environment.

CASTELvisit website

Castel is a leading supplier of refrigeration and air conditioning components, a 100% Italian-owned family-run company which has grown and established a name for itself since 1961 thanks to its outstanding innovation and constant desire to conquer new markets in Italy and abroad. Castel is active in the refrigeration & air conditioning fields in more than 90 countries. Castel’s commitment towards the environment takes it to offer innovative CO2 products that satisfy its customers while respecting the environment.

The vast range of Castel products includes: thermostatic and electronic expansion valves, solenoid valves, coils, connectors, safety devices, pressure switch valves for water, pressure regulators, indicators, filter driers, mechanical filters, oil level control systems, valves for refrigeration systems, vibration isolators, brass fittings and Schrader valves.

RIVACOLDvisit website

Rivacold, established in 1966, has reached through the years an important position as a manufacturer and distributor of products and components to the refrigeration and air conditioning industry in general. The company's wealth of experience and research has culminated in manufacturing and supplying products which conform with international quality standards and growing innovation demand, with a particular focus on natural gas applications.

This has resulted in Rivacold becoming a leading company in the manufacture of efficient and environmentally sustainable refrigeration equipment including: condensing units and hermetic systems for commercial applications; packaged and split refrigerating systems; housed condensing units and multi-compressor packs for commercial  and  industrial applications; copper-aluminium heat exchangers, gas coolers and unit coolers.

FRASCOLDvisit website

Since its foundation Frascold has always dealt with refrigeration and air conditioning solutions, all over the world and for a wide range of applications.
The Company has built its Global reputation and recognition on its outstanding capacity to improve its products and technologies to satisfy all customer needs.
Based in Milan, the factory is set up to produce about 25% of the worldwide semi-hermetic compressors demand.
The brand, long consolidated in Europe, today enjoys success all over the world for its demonstrated excellence in the pursuit of quality and innovation.

BEIJER REF AUSTRALIA visit website

Beijer Ref Australia (formally Patton and Realcold) are leaders in the global Refrigeration & HVAC industry. The company carries world leading brands and specialises in tailor-made solutions for any refrigeration or HVAC business, which includes supermarkets, CA stores, dairy industry and cold freezer storage.

HUAYI COMPRESSOR BARCELONAvisit website

Cubigel Compressors® is the brand of Huayi Group for the light commercial refrigeration market. Huayi Group is the largest compressor manufacturer of the world. Cubigel Compressors® products are designed and manufactured by the Spanish branch Huayi Compressor Barcelona, which counts with more than 50 years of experience and European quality production.

The company offers a wide range of compressors from 2.4cc up to 34cc that are suitable for Natural Refrigerants like propane (R290) and isobutane (R600a), which have being introduced in commercial refrigeration applications such as bottle coolers and freezers, not only due to the replacement of HFCs refrigerants which have a high impact on the environment, but also because it is more efficient in terms of performance and applications energy consumption.

ELIWELLvisit website

Eliwell has been operating in the Refrigeration and Air Conditioning market since more than 35 years and offers high level quality and technology products, control systems and services for refrigeration units, both commercial and industrial, and for air conditioning. Eliwell is part of the Schneider Electric Group. 

The company develops control solutions for natural refrigerants with special focus on R290 for self-contained units and R744 for distributed system. Its technical know-how takes advantage from collaboration with the Universities, enabling solutions which combines thermodynamic science and theory of control at the top of their respective level. This combination maximizes system efficiency while taking topology, commissioning and maintenance at the most sustainable level.

ENGIE AXIMAvisit website

Axima Réfrigération France, pôle d’ENGIE Axima, intervient depuis 1876 dans le secteur de la réfrigération. Axima Réfrigération France conçoit, réalise et assure la maintenance de solutions frigorifiques performantes à faible impact environnemental qui mettent en œuvre des fluides naturels comme le CO2, le NH3 ou le propane.
Avec 8 000 collaborateurs et 1,4 milliard d’euros de chiffre d’affaires en 2017, ENGIE Axima, filiale d’ENGIE, propose des solutions innovantes et globales dans le domaine du génie climatique, de la réfrigération et de la protection incendie.

PROFROIDvisit website

Fondée en 1961, Profroid® est un leader européen dans la production d’équipements de réfrigération, proposant une offre complète de groupes de condensation, de centrales et d’échangeurs de chaleur.
Dotée d’une expertise en ingénierie et d’une grande réactivité commerciale, Profroid fournit des solutions innovantes, performantes d’un point de vue énergétique et durables pour des applications commerciales et industrielles.
Partie intégrante du groupe Carrier, Profroid est un pionnier dans le déploiement de technologies de pointe au service de solutions de réfrigération naturelle, telles que les éjecteurs modulants pour une efficacité renforcée de ses systèmes CO2 transcritiques.
Profroid aide ses clients à faire la transition des fluides HFC vers les réfrigérants naturels en leur offrant la possibilité d’utiliser le CO2 pour des puissances allant de 1kW à 1MW, pour toutes applications et tous climats.

HAUSERvisit website

Société familiale autrichienne existant depuis plus de 70 ans, HAUSER a développé une expertise reconnue internationalement dans la conception, la fabrication et l’intégration de solutions de réfrigération.
Le groupe, constitué de plus de 1000 salariés, se fait fort de proposer à ses clients une gamme complète de produits répondant aux attentes aussi bien de la grande distribution que de l’industrie.

La constante recherche d’innovation a placé les réfrigérants naturels au cœur de la stratégie de HAUSER, allant des systèmes CO2 transcritiques aux vitrines équipées de petits groupes logés CO2 ou propane, en passant évidemment par une offre de mobilier réfrigéré complète.

La création de HAUSER France en 2017 permet à l’ensemble des utilisateurs français de compter un nouveau partenaire pour assurer la transition du marché vers une offre 100% naturelle !

SPHERE ASIAvisit website

Driving energy efficient heating and cooling solutions making use of natural refrigerants into the Southeast Asia market, Sphere Solutions, holding company of Commercial Refrigeration Services (CRS) and KAV Consulting joined forces to form Sphere Asia.

This collaboration brings over 50 years of design, manufacturing and installation experience within the hospitality, retail and industrial HVAC&R sector. Bringing forth the birth of the CRS-KAV water to water CO2 heat pump, designed by Klaas Visser with optimum energy efficiency in mind and manufactured by CRS as an introduction of its capabilities.

Headquartered in Singapore with an established partner network throughout Southeast Asia, Sphere Asia is serving the market through the whole life-cycle from innovation, CO2 training and after sales service.

CASTELvisit website

Castel is a leading supplier of refrigeration and air conditioning components, a 100% Italian-owned family-run company which has grown and established a name for itself since 1961 thanks to its outstanding innovation and constant desire to conquer new markets in Italy and abroad. Castel is active in the refrigeration & air conditioning fields in more than 90 countries.

Europe is still Castel’s primary export market, with the key regions being France, Spain, Germany and Eastern Europe. Exports are gaining foothold and increasing in Eastern countries such as China, Japan, South Korea, Taiwan, Indonesia, Malaysia, Australia and India. In 2010, Castel opened an associated company in China, “Castel Refrigeration Ltd (Shanghai)”, to support development in these countries, creating a logistics and commercial development platform for the entire Asian continent and the Pacific. Castel also sells its products in Russia, the Middle East and Africa. Recently, an associated company in the United States, “Castel USA, Inc.”, was established to support commercial and logistic development in the Americas, including Canada, the United States, Mexico, Brazil, Chile and Argentina.

CAREL INDUSTRIES S.P.A.visit website

CAREL is a world leader in control solutions for air-conditioning, refrigeration and heating, and systems for humidification and evaporative cooling. Our products are designed to bring energy savings and reduce the environmental impact of machinery and systems; our solutions are used in commercial, industrial and residential applications.

In order to anticipate customer needs and supply advanced solutions, a total of 6% of consolidated sales is reinvested in Research & Development that are the heart of our commitment. A further 4% of sales is regularly invested in the improvement of company processes.

The Group’s strength lies in integration between different contexts; its overall vision, wide-ranging experience and skills allow us to go beyond the boundaries of individual products and represent a single partner capable of identifying integrated solutions.

CAREL operates globally through 21 subsidiaries and 7 production plants.


SANDEN visit website

The SANDEN Group is a global leader in heating & cooling technologies. We design and manufacture automotive air-conditioning systems, vending machines, commercial refrigeration systems, residential heat pumps and other environmental systems.

With more than 13,000 people and 54 locations in 23 countries and regions, SANDEN has been committed in delivering high quality solutions responding to the needs of its customers. SANDEN is at the forefront of environmental protection, through sustainable manufacturing practices and continuous enhancement of product durability and energy efficiency.

Since 2009, SANDEN has been a leading player in CO2 Technology, which uses natural, non-toxic, non-flammable and climate-friendly CO2 refrigerant (R744). SANDEN CO2 Technology based offer includes in-house made compressors, flexible cooling modules and a wide range of systems for retail & light commercial refrigeration, industrial cooling and thermal comfort heat pumps.

SANDENvisit website

The SANDEN Group is a global leader in heating & cooling technologies. We design and manufacture automotive air-conditioning systems, vending machines, commercial refrigeration systems, residential heat pumps and other environmental systems.

With more than 13,000 people and 54 locations in 23 countries and regions, SANDEN has been committed in delivering high quality solutions responding to the needs of its customers. SANDEN is at the forefront of environmental protection, through sustainable manufacturing practices and continuous enhancement of product durability and energy efficiency.

Since 2009, SANDEN has been a leading player in CO2 Technology, which uses natural, non-toxic, non-flammable and climate-friendly CO2 refrigerant (R744). SANDEN CO2 Technology based offer includes in-house made compressors, flexible cooling modules and a wide range of systems for retail & light commercial refrigeration, industrial cooling and thermal comfort heat pumps.

SYSTEMES LMPvisit website

"Made in Quebec” is a symbol of Systemes LMP’s commitment to quality. For well over a decade, the company has been among the market leaders in manufacturing energy-efficient and reliable cooling modules and heat recovery systems for commercial and industrial refrigeration. Systemes LMP provides one of the most adaptable transcritical refrigeration solutions on the market, tailor-made solutions to fit specific customer needs. One of the company’s priorities is environmental sustainability, which is reflected in its products optimised for natural refrigerant CO2.

EPTAvisit website

Epta’s core expertise is the design, production, installation and maintenance of complete systems for commercial refrigeration, including refrigerated display units, powerpacks and cold rooms. The plug-in and remote cabinets are designed to satisfy the varying requirements of the global market: maximum energy efficiency and sustainability, competitive display ratio, innovative design, merchandising and ergonomics and a customised look.

The company boasts seven highly established and authoritative brands: Costan, Bonnet Névé, George Barker, Eurocryor, Misa, Iarp and Knudsen Køling. Epta is a partner of choice for retailers seeking for: Turnkey solutions, single refrigeration units for their commercial space and after-sales services.

SANDEN visit website

The SANDEN Group is a global leader in heating & cooling technologies. We design and manufacture automotive air-conditioning systems, vending machines, commercial refrigeration systems, residential heat pumps and other environmental systems.

With more than 13,000 people and 54 locations in 23 countries and regions, SANDEN has been committed in delivering high quality solutions responding to the needs of its customers. SANDEN is at the forefront of environmental protection, through sustainable manufacturing practices and continuous enhancement of product durability and energy efficiency.

Since 2009, SANDEN has been a leading player in CO2 Technology, which uses natural, non-toxic, non-flammable and climate-friendly CO2 refrigerant (R744). SANDEN CO2 Technology based offer includes in-house made compressors, flexible cooling modules and a wide range of systems for retail & light commercial refrigeration, industrial cooling and thermal comfort heat pumps.

EMERSONvisit website

Emerson is one of the world's leading provider of heating, air conditioning and refrigeration solutions for residential, industrial and commercial applications. The group combines best-in-class technology with proven engineering, design, distribution, educational and monitoring services to provide customized, integrated climate-control solutions for customers worldwide.

The innovative solutions of Emerson, which include industry-leading brands such as Copeland ScrollTM and White-RodgersTM, improve human comfort, safeguard food and protect the environment.

THERMO KINGvisit website

Thermo King, a brand of Ingersoll Rand, is leader in solutions for temperature-controlled transport, supplying the world market from 10 production facilities. Sales and service is provided by a global dealer network of 865 distributors world-wide. The company offers a wide range of refrigeration and heating units for vehicles of all sizes, from small vans to large trailers, as well as airborne and ocean-going containers. In addition Thermo King provides heating, ventilation and air-conditioning equipment for passenger buses and railcars.

MITSUBISHI HEAVY INDUSTRIES, LTD.visit website

Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (MHI) has been at the cutting edge in the development of refrigeration and air conditioning systems for more than 80 years. Today, the company continues to innovate and introduce new technologies that achieve high levels of efficiency in all of its products using CO2.

MHI's range of products include its new air-to-water heat pumps and award winning large capacity centrifugal chillers, which are internationally recognised as one of the most energy efficient cooling systems available.

MITSUBISHI HEAVY INDUSTRIES AIR-CONDITIONERS AUSTRALIAvisit website

Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Air-Conditioners Australia (MHIAA) is one of Australia’s leading suppliers of top quality residential and commercial systems. With over 130 years of expertise across energy conservation, cutting edge technology, advanced science and fervent craftsmanship, MHIAA creates a holistic foundation in the development of its air conditioning solutions.  

MHI's range of products includes its Q-ton air-to-water CO2 heat pumps, NH3/CO2 industrial refrigeration system and the newly released ceiling cassette system with Draught Control Technology.

MAYEKAWA AUSTRALIA visit website

Mayekawa Australia was established in Sydney, during the year 1984. The New Zealand branch was opened in 1994. The organisation maintains a reputation for dedicated sales and support of compressors and components, as well as servicing their customer base with a vast range of parts and technical support.

As part of the global Mayekawa organisation, its mission is to ensure their products contribute to food safety, taste, quality, affordability and stable supply by providing a variety of technologies that are labour efficient, add value, facilitate new product development, save energy and are environmentally friendly.

GüNTNERvisit website

Güntner is a global supplier and technological leader in heat transfer technology for commercial refrigeration, industrial refrigeration, HVAC, and energy & process cooling applications. Company products include coolers, evaporators, air-cooled condensers, dry coolers, adiabatic coolers/condensers, and evaporative condensers. Güntner manufactures these products in Europe, Asia and the Americas. Regardless of where Güntner's products are made, they meet the same high quality standards that apply throughout the company.

EMBRACOvisit website

Embraco, headquartered in Brazil, is a world leader in innovation and one of the largest manufacturers of hermetic compressors for refrigeration. Embraco has manufacturing facilities and offices in the United States, Brazil, Italy, China, Slovakia, Mexico and Russia, and has an annual production capacity of 39 million compressors. Embraco’s mission is to provide innovative solutions for a better quality of life, and is committed to researching, developing and providing the most energy-efficient products.

SPX COOLING TECHNOLOGIESvisit website

SPX Cooling Technologies, Inc. is a leading global manufacturer of cooling towers, evaporative fluid coolers, evaporative condensers and air cooled heat exchangers providing full-service cooling solutions and support to customers in the power generation, petrochemical, industrial, refrigeration, and heating, ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC) markets for more than 100 years. SPX Cooling Technologies and its product brands are part of SPX Corporation.

FRIGO-CONSULTING visit website

Frigo-Consulting is a global leader in CO2 technology. In addition to supporting its customers as a consultant, it represents their interests and deal with authorities and refrigeration companies (suppliers) as a client representative. As an engineering company with no affiliation to specific products or services, Frigo-Consulting is well-acquainted with the entire range of available technologies and with the market for components and systems. This comprehensive overview of the market enables the company to offer the best, most cost-effective and most efficient solution.

Frigo-Consulting has its headquarter located in Bern. Two other branch offices are located in Switzerland (Lausanne, Zurich) as well as four branch offices across Europe (Italy, Poland, Romania and Spain). Since 1988, the highly successful company executes a wide range of projects for renowned clients and employs more than 35 qualified specialists, each with exceptional ability, specific expertise and longstanding experience.

WURMvisit website

Wurm Elektronische Systeme develops and produces hardware and software for automation technology. Wurm has over 25 years of experience in the field of food refrigeration and the company is one of the technology leaders in the European market with subsidiaries in several European countries.

TEKOvisit website

With more than 30 years of experience in refrigeration technology, TEKO offers high-quality products, reliability and expertise in wide range of system solutions in cooling, heating and air conditioning. TEKO products include perfectly customized refrigeration units made in Germany, heat exchangers, controlling equipment and mountings. 

LU-VE GROUPvisit website

The LU-VE name has become the international reference point for all that is best in the design, production and sales of heat exchangers and other components for equipment used in commercial and industrial refrigeration, air conditioning, industrial applications and close control air conditioning.

The LU-VE Group of today, with its headquarters in Uboldo (Varese), Italy, has been made possible thanks to a continuous process of cultural and technological innovation starting in 1928 and still continuing strongly now. The strength of the Group lies in its 10 production facilities and 13 sales companies.

SCM FRIGOvisit website

SCM FRIGO,a leading OEM manufacturer of refrigerating systems, was established in 1979. Based in Venice, Italy, the company currently employs more than 100 people. With almost 40 years of experience, it has developed a strong skill set for solutions in the refrigeration sector. 

As the company's core values are based on environmental sustainability and innovations, SCM FRIGO has been developing natural refrigerant technologies since 2004 and has now become a leader of CO2 refrigeration systems production.

Its wide range of condensing units and power packs with Natural (CO2 and NH3) and HFC refrigerants for both commercial and industrial applications accentuates the company in the European market.

Customer care, technical competence, production flexibility and strong partnerships with suppliers are the fundamental values SCM FRIGO believes in.

MODINEvisit website

Modine Manufacturing Company was founded in 1916 on Arthur B. Modine’s vision for excellence and innovation in thermal management technology. In 1922, Modine entered the HVAC industry with his historic invention of the hydronic unit heater. Today, that same innovative, entrepreneurial spirit continues through its solutions that are among the most comprehensive in the world.

Modine's heat transfer solutions have set industry standards for efficiency, economy and durability.

Through its brand "ECO Heat Transfer Coolers" Modine offers a wide range of applications for CO2, from unit coolers of every size and function, to traditional "gas coolers", "flat bed", "v-shaped" or "packaged", the latter supplied with sound and weatherproof compressor housing. All units fully respond to the levels of flexibility, efficiency and reliability demanded by an industry that is in continuous evolution. Modine completes its offer of "ECO Heat Transfer Coolers" branded products with a wide range of heavy-duty commercial coolers that utilize NH3 (Ammonia).

For over a century, Modine continues to be a trusted name and millions of HVAC&R related products for residential, industrial, and commercial air conditioning, heating, ventilation, and refrigeration markets bear the Modine brands, including other popular products used in industries such as renewable energy, power generation and automotive.

ADVANSORvisit website

Every breath exhaled by an average person contains 3-4% CO2. Ours probably contains more because we live and breathe to use CO2 in the world’s best, sustainable CO2 refrigeration systems.

As a market-leading OEM manufacturer, Advansor has been building more than 4,500 CO2 systems for supermarkets and industrial customers around the world since 2006. 


CO2 is often associated with global warming. However, we don’t lose our cool. Literally. Because CO2 is the most climate-friendly refrigerant:

  • It’s non-toxic
  • It doesn’t affect the ozone layer
  • It does not contribute to global warming
  • It’s very energy-efficient

We have always focused exclusively on CO2, and we will continue to do so in the future and for our future.


We have paved the way for the commercial distribution of CO2 refrigeration systems, and we are proud to deliver sustainable systems with advanced technology at competitive prices. 

That’s why we are ’cool with CO2

EXKALvisit website

EXKAL (2005) es el actual fabricante líder de la refrigeración comercial en España y con gran proyección internacional, ofreciendo una amplia gama de muebles sostenibles e innovadores (remotos, plug-in y especiales) y la utilización de refrigerantes naturales y sustentables. 

EXKAL es un proveedor global con soluciones locales y trabaja con la mayoría de los principales “retailers” del sector. La empresa cuenta con plantas de producción en España, Chile y China, además de una extensa red comercial en todo el mundo. 

Para alcanzar y mantener dicha sostenibilidad, en EXKAL se ha implantado un “Sistema Integrado de Gestión” que incluye las siguientes certificaciones: ISO 9001 (Calidad), IQNet Sr10 (Responsabilidad Social Corporativa), ISO14001 (Medio Ambiente), ISO18001 (Seguridad), además de los sellos Eureka e Chineka (Innovación).

NIHON NETSUGEN SYSTEMS CO., LTD.visit website

Nihon Netsugen Systems Co. Ltd., a Japanese manufacturer of refrigeration systems using screw compressors, such as heat pumps, provides made-to-order systems for both industrial refrigeration and air conditioning for buildings. The company offers high-efficiency CO2 and NH3 systems for sectors such as the food industry, chemical plants and automobile industry. Nihon Netsugen Systems has a strong partnership with the GEA group in Germany, using GEA’s latest technologies in most of its systems.

FOOD TECHNO ENGINEERINGvisit website

Food Techno Engineering Co., Ltd (FTE) is an engineering and contracting company specialized in food processing factories and food distribution centers. The company is also manufacturing freezing systems such as tunnel freezers, spiral freezers and IQF flow freezers. As an EPC contracting company, FTE plans, designs, contracts and offers services for freezers, cold storages, process air conditioning and water chillers in food processing factories.

The FTE Academy was opened this year as a seminar house to talk about environmentally friendly solutions such as CO2 freezers, cold storage and heat pumps at the facility. The academy is open for owners, engineers and students dealing with CO2 air-cooled and water-cooled transcritical refrigeration systems. Foodtechno Engineering is continuously developing the optimal operation of CO2-based refrigerant systems at this academy.

SILVER SPONSORS
AGRAMKOWvisit website

Safe and easy converting for natural Refrigerants by AGRAMKOW (Turnkey Manufacturing solutions for Environmental friendly Refrigerants CO2/HC’s). AGRAMKOW continues the success with the EMAC CO2 for charging CO2 (R744) and the SARAMAX for charging hydro Carbons (R290, R600a) together with the SAFE EN system which completes the line for charging natural refrigerants. All turnkey solutions are adapted for local safety regulations in USA (high pressure, flammability etc.) and follow the latest IEC global Safety standard EN ISO 13849-1 and FM Global.

A J BAKER & SONSvisit website

Baker Refrigeration is a fourth generation family company, in operation since 1931. The company specialises in refrigeration and air-conditioning solutions for the commercial & supermarket sectors. With offices in the five mainland states, the company can provide the necessary design, installation and maintenance services that customers are demanding. Energy conscious customers are seeking their CO2 technology, and with the technical expertise of the European Epta Group, offer state of the art solutions in both display cases and compressor packs.

TEWISvisit website

Tewis Smart is a firm specialised in developing and commercialising integrated solutions in industrial and commercial cooling, air conditioning and energy efficiency.

The company boasts a workforce trained to cover each project’s key needs thanks to their experience and know-how in the areas of engineering, refrigeration, and regulation and monitoring. They cover any plant or industrial process within food and beverage, logistical platforms, chemical and pharmaceutical companies, meat and fish processing, fruit and vegetable distribution and many other sectors.

Tewis owns its own laboratories for experimenting with new technologies that enable attaining greater efficiency in our installations and propose personalised solutions for each client. These laboratories also offer training to refrigeration engineers, installers and professionals based on the theoretical and practical study of applied technological innovations.

Tewis proposals are different from traditional proposals in the sector, enabling a substantial reduction in investment costs and stress-free control of installation costs. The company works with solutions based on CO2, NH3, and heat transfer fluids among others, always offering installations with an optimised ratio of efficiency to investment to sustainability.

MOBILvisit website

Mobil™ industrial lubricants have a legacy of innovation and decades of proven performance, helping improve productivity and ensure operators get the job done right.
For more than 150 years, its industrial expertise has helped companies around the world lower costs, improve productivity, enhance equipment efficiency and much more.
The company’s highly experienced Equipment Builder engineers work closely with leading OEMs to help guide researchers and lubricant formulators in developing leading-edge lubricants for the most demanding applications.
Regardless of the application or the industry, Mobil™ is uniquely positioned to help operators meet the challenges of today and tomorrow.

KOXKAvisit website

K Refrigeration Group is made up of a dedicated and passionate team, dedicated to offer a flexible and customer-oriented service. One of its two business lines is the Koxka brand, which has been around for over 50 years in the fields of commercial and industrial refrigeration. With the aim of creating efficient refrigeration projects adapted to the customer's needs, their solutions range from the design of refrigerated furniture to turnkey refrigeration projects. Koxka has a large part of its plug-in range already available with R290 and the remote one with R744.

CARLYLE®visit website

For over 80 years, Carlyle has led the development of compressors. Their products can be found around the world – from the first nuclear sub to grocer’s freezers to entire bus fleets. They are committed to providing with the most that a compressor can possibly give you - high efficiency, low operating costs, optional capacity control systems, and Carlyle's world-famous reliability.

GÜNTNERvisit website

Güntner is a global supplier and technological leader in heat transfer technology for commercial refrigeration, industrial refrigeration, HVAC, and energy & process cooling applications. Company products include coolers, evaporators, air-cooled condensers, dry coolers, adiabatic coolers/condensers, and evaporative condensers. Güntner manufactures these products in Europe, Asia and the Americas. Regardless of where Güntner's products are made, they meet the same high quality standards that apply throughout the company.

GÜNTNERvisit website

Güntner is a global supplier and technological leader in heat transfer technology for commercial refrigeration, industrial refrigeration, HVAC, and energy & process cooling applications. Company products include coolers, evaporators, air-cooled condensers, dry coolers, adiabatic coolers/condensers, and evaporative condensers. Güntner manufactures these products in Europe, Asia and the Americas. Regardless of where Güntner's products are made, they meet the same high quality standards that apply throughout the company.

KOXKAvisit website

Grupo K Refrigeración está formado por un equipo sólido, con pasión por su trabajo, y a su vez una organización alineada, flexible y orientada al cliente. Una de sus dos líneas de negocio es la marca Koxka, la cual cuenta con medio siglo de historia en el ámbito mundial de la refrigeración comercial e industrial. Con el objetivo de crear espacios de venta eficientes ofreciendo proyectos de refrigeración adaptados a las necesidades del cliente, sus soluciones van desde el diseño de mobiliario frigorífico hasta proyectos de refrigeración llave en mano. La apuesta de Koxka por los refrigerantes naturales es definitiva, teniendo ya disponible gran parte de su gama enchufable con R290 y la remota con R744.

EBM-PAPSTvisit website

The ebm-papst Group is the world's leading manufacturer of fans and motors. Developments have ranged from electronically controlled EC fans, through aerodynamic improvements of fan blades, on to the resource-conserving selection of materials, with sustainable materials being just one option. In order to underline their philosophy, efforts and achievements when it comes to environmental protection, ebm-papst has put them all in a nutshell with GreenTech. The GreenTech idea reflects a simple but clear philosophy that goes back to the company principle: "Each new product that we develop has to be better than its predecessor in terms of economy and ecology."

ebm-papst employs approximately 13,000 people at 25 production sites (in Germany, China, the United States and elsewhere) and in 49 sales offices worldwide. Fans and motors from the global market leader can be found in many industries, including ventilation, air conditioning and refrigeration, household appliances, heating, automobiles and drive engineering.

FRICKvisit website

Johnson Controls manufactures a full line of Frick brand industrial refrigeration equipment for Food and Beverage applications. The company makes Rotary Screw Compressor Packages and Packaged Equipment with Variable Speed Drive. Models are available with capacity control from 100% down to 10% of full load. We also make Condensers, Evaporators, AcuAir®  Hygienic Air Handlers, Vessels, Heat Exchangers and Controls. Its Quantum™ HD control panels with state-of-the-art technology lead our industry in performance and reliability.

EUROFREDvisit website

Fundada en 1966, la compañía es líder destacado en la distribución de equipos de refrigeración, aire acondicionado, calefacción, frío comercial, hostelería y heladería, componentes y accesorios.

Desde entonces, la empresa ha ido creciendo y ampliando sus actividades consolidándose en los principales mercados de la Europa Occidental y ampliando su ámbito de actuación fuera de nuestro continente, con las recientes incorporaciones de las oficinas de Santiago de Chile y Marruecos.

ENERGEIA TECHNOLOGIESvisit website

Energeia Technologies Pte Ltd was set up in 2017 to commercialize EcoStar series of products.A group of engineers with more than 15 years specializing in HVAC&R system using design using Natural Refrigerants such as NH3 and CO2.The company focus on engineering design and consultancy services in energy management and implementation.

LU-VE IBéRICAvisit website

LU-VE Group es una empresa dedicada por y para el mundo del frío. Gracias a su tecnología relanzó la política de investigación, desarrollo, innovación técnica y atención al medio ambiente. 

LU-VE Group junto a LU-VE Ibérica puede afirmar que tiene un alto nivel técnico y una gran experiencia en el campo del CO2. La empresa ha diseñado intercambiadores de calor muy eficientes para aplicaciones de CO2 y ha podido desarrollar importantes desarrollos gracias al uso de su moderno anillo de prueba. En los últimos años se han instalado numerosos intercambiadores de gas en diferentes países de todo el mundo.

TEWISvisit website

Tewis Smart, membre du groupe DAIKIN et spécialiste du développement, de la commercialisation et de l'intégration de solutions intégrées intégrant le froid commercial, industriel et énergétique.
Grâce à son expérience et à son savoir-faire dans les domaines de l'ingénierie, de la réfrigération, de la régulation et de la surveillance, Tewis Smart développe chaque projet de manière intégrale, en atteignant la plus haute efficacité dans les installations.
Chez Tewis, nous travaillons avec des solutions basées sur des fluides frigorigènes naturels tels que le CO2, le NH3 offrant toujours des installations avec un ratio optimisé efficacité / investissement / durabilité.

SPHERE SOLUTIONSvisit website

ALFA LAVALvisit website

Alfa Laval is a leading global provider of specialised products and engineering solutions based on its key technologies of heat transfer, separation and fluid handling. It is present in nearly 100 countries. Alfa Laval is continously developing new heat exchanger solutions to support the transition towards natural refrigerants.

BLUPURAvisit website

Blupura is an Italian manufacturer of high quality and high design drinking water coolers and water fountains. The company follows an eco-friendly philosophy: the cold water produced by their water coolers is not only an affordable, efficient and safe alternative to bottled water, but Blupura is also the first water-cooler manufacturer in the world to use compressors with natural refrigerant gases (R290) with zero impact on global warming. Known as the Hospitality Specialist, Blupura provides the Fontemagna models for the Horeca industry, the City range contains outdoor and indoor fountains, and Wave water-coolers are designed for the office. Within its product range Blupura has added Blusoda, the smallest high-end water cooler for the domestic sector that works with a natural refrigerant gas. For the North American market in particular, Blupura offers both drinking water coolers and water fountains with R290 (110 V).


AXIMA REFRIGERATIONvisit website

Axima Refrigeration is market leader in industrial refrigeration and also active in commercial cooling & transport cooling. With over 35 years of experience, our service and maintenance department has a solid reputation. Axima Refrigeration focuses on ecology, energy and economy, offering innovative concepts and sustainable, energy efficient & ecological solutions, taking into account the return on investment of the technical installations.

ITOMICvisit website

Over a half century, Nihon Itomic has been considered a forerunner as a manufacturer producing electric water heaters for industrial use in Japan with a dominant market share of 70%. The company is committed to full customer satisfaction with expertise in technology and innovative ideas, and more importantly is conscious about safety and making products environmentally friendly. Nihon Itomic is proud to proclaim that Itomic was the very first manufacturer to launch a commercial Eco-cute (CO2 heat pump water heater) on the world market in 2002.

TRUE MANUFACTURINGvisit website

For over 65 years, True Manufacturing has been an industry leader in commercial refrigeration and continues to exceed customer's expectations because of its high standards in customer service, quality materials, design, availability and performance. True has the unique ability to adjust swiftly and decisively to market trends and employ new strategies for meeting customers’ needs. True was one of the original EPA SNAP submitters for hydrocarbon use in commercial refrigeration and is committed to the use of natural refrigerants, that exceed customer demands for quality, efficiency and sustainability.

BALTIMORE AIRCOIL COMPANYvisit website

With over 80 years of industry-leading innovation and experience, BAC creates cutting-edge cooling equipment for the HVAC, Industrial, and Refrigeration marketplaces. We solve customers’ unique needs with our expertise and wide range of high-performance systems. BAC leverages the power of evaporative cooling by optimizing the balance of water and energy, but the true BAC difference lies in our absolute commitment to creating sustainable solutions and delivering value to you, our customer.

PARKER HANNIFINvisit website

Parker Hannifin provides comfort and convenience through refrigeration and air conditioning. With extensive engineering expertise in motion and control, market leading breadth of product, and unequaled global distribution, Parker Hannifin provides innovative components and complete systems suitable for CO2, hydrocarbons and ammonia refrigerants to customers worldwide. Its Micro Thermo TechnologiesTM products such as case controller and rack control solutions have been providing food retailers and convenience stores with advanced CO2 control in North America for over a decade.

The Sporlan Division is one of the preferred component suppliers of the refrigeration and air conditioning industry. Sporlan’s success is built on a history of innovation, from pioneering selective charges for expansion valves, to its current precision step motor technology and electronic “smart” valves.

SPACE ENGINEERING SERVICESvisit website

Established in 1988 by a group of engineers, Space Engineering Services has developed into a nationwide provider of Refrigeration and Building Services, including the manufacture of refrigeration plant technology. To date, the company has manufactured, upgraded and installed over 4,000 packaged plant solutions, including circa 400 CO2 packs. Through in-house CO2 training sessions, Space Engineering ensures that its engineers have the skills to deliver ongoing service and maintenance for these systems.

JOHNSON CONTROLSvisit website

Johnson Controls delivers products, services and solutions that increase energy efficiency and lower operating costs in buildings for more than one million customers. Operating from 500 branch offices in more than 150 countries, the company is a leading provider of equipment, controls and services for heating, ventilating, air-conditioning, refrigeration and security systems. Johnson Controls has been involved in more than 500 renewable energy projects including solar, wind and geothermal technologies. Its solutions have reduced carbon dioxide emissions by 16 million metric tons and generated savings of $7.5 billion since 2000. Many of the world’s largest companies rely on them to manage 1.5 billion square feet of their commercial real estate.

AHT COOLING SYSTEMSvisit website

AHT - the “green” manufacturer. For more than 30 years, the Austrian refrigeration and deep freeze specialist AHT Cooling Systems has successfully supplied the worldwide market with high-quality and reliable ready-to-use refrigerators and freezers for trade, business and gastronomy and has all well-known supermarket, discount and trade chains worldwide as its customers. At the company’s headquarters in Rottenmann, Austria as well as in the production plants in Changshu, PRC and Navegantes (SC), Brasil, around 1.500 employees manufacture more than 250,000 eco-oriented and energy-saving plug-in units each year, and the trend is increasing.

CIMCO REFRIGERATIONvisit website

CIMCO’s product offering includes packaged refrigeration systems using screw, reciprocating, rotary, centrifugal or oil-free compressors designed for various refrigerants including R744 and R717. More widely known for their ammonia technology used in warehouses and their ECO CHILL ice-rink solutions, CIMCO also works in collaboration with their suppliers to develop NH3/CO2 systems for mainstream industrial adoption.

CIMCO was founded in 1913 as The Canadian Ice Machine Company Ltd and in 1969 was purchased by Toromont Industries Ltd, a public Canadian company traded on the T.S.E. CIMCO Refrigeration’s headquarters and main manufacturing facility is located in Toronto, Ontario, with secondary assembly plants located in Alabama, Nova Scotia, and Alberta. The company has sales and service offices in every major city in Canada and various strategic locations covering the USA.

GENENTECHvisit website

Genentech Inc., is a biotechnology corporation, founded in 1976 by venture capitalist Robert A. Swanson and biochemist Dr. Herbert Boyer. For more than 30 years, Genentech has been following the science, seeking solutions to unmet medical needs. As a proud member of the Roche Group, Genentech make medicines to treat patients with serious medical conditions.

Genentech, headquartered in South San Francisco, California, is the first end-user to support ATMOsphere America to visibly promote and lend its name to shecco's efforts towards natural refrigerants.

EOS CLIMATEvisit website

EOS Climate's mission is to help customers maximize the useful life of their refrigerants while ensuring those refrigerants never end up in the atmosphere. In treating refrigerants as assets, EOS creates financial value for refrigerant end-users, while helping the environment. EOS Climate has core competencies in developing and managing economic and financial structures that transform markets and create incentives for environmental best practices. 

GARDEN CITY AMMONIA PROGRAM (GCAP)visit website

Garden City Ammonia Program (GCAP) is a privately owned industrial refrigeration school dealing with natural refrigerants. It has live running systems in its labs for each division: ammonia refrigeration, CO2 refrigeration, steam boilers and PSM/RMP compliance. GCAP's spectrum of training is customized towards a range of customers from quick start with no experience to the seasoned operator. Recognized as one of the top premier programs in the U.S., GCAP works in permanent coordination with industry experts and end users providing training for over 650 different companies.

TEMPRITEvisit website

The Temprite tradition of innovation continues with energy-efficient coalescent and conventional oil separators for every type of refrigerant. Temprite’s 920 & 920R Series of coalescent oil separators are compatible with both ammonia (NH3) refrigerant systems and subcritical CO2 systems. The 130 Series of coalescent oil separators is designed specifically for transcritical CO2. Every Temprite product is engineered and manufactured to enable improved refrigeration system thermal efficiency, reduce carbon emissions and provide the highest possible return on investment. Temprite products are the solution to rising energy costs, longer system life and reduced carbon emissions.

IBP GROUPvisit website

The IBP Group is a globally focused business encompassing the design, manufacture and supply of plumbing fittings, valves and bathroom products. With a heritage dating back to 1873, the business has developed over the decades through acquisition and development into the IBP Group of today. It is headquartered in the UK with European production facilities serving commercial offices across the globe.

One of the IBP Group's leading brands is Conex Bänninger, a leading European plumbing fittings and valves manufacturer founded in 1909 that supplies innovative plumbing solutions. Conex Bänninger specialises in providing a wide range of plumbing fittings for customers in the domestic, commercial, industrial, HVAC and shipbuilding markets worldwide. A dedicated OEM division specialises in bespoke fabrications and assemblies for a broad cross section of customers.

TRIPLEAQUAvisit website

TripleAqua is a world wide patented heat pump system, designed for heating and cooling of medium and large size buildings. The system operates on pure water and the natural hydrocarbon refrigerant propæne and is perfectly suitable for both new and refurbished buildings. Part of the innovation is the ultra efficient thermal transfer and the easiness of the system. Thanks to its flexible design and energy efficiency improvements, TripleAqua allows for significant reductions in construction costs of 25% and decreases in operation costs by at least 50% compared to other heat pumps. The TripleAqua system will officially be launched at ATMOsphere Europe 2015.

WIELAND GROUPvisit website

The Wieland Group, with headquarters in Ulm, is one of the world's well-known manufacturers of semi-finished and special products in copper and copper alloys, such as strip, sheet, tubes, rods, wires and sections. Special products include slide bearings, finned tubes and heat exchangers.

As an international company, Wieland has manufacturing companies, slitting centres and trading companies in many European countries as well as in the USA, in South Africa, Singapore, China and India. The global workforce of the Wieland Group is approx. 6,800 strong of which 4,400 are employed in Germany.

As one of the leading copper tube manufacturers, Wieland can draw on a broad assortment of copper tubes for industrial applications.

STELLARvisit website

Stellar is a fully integrated design, engineering, construction and mechanical services firm that provides the industry’s most comprehensive range of self-performed services, including planning, design, preconstruction, construction, refrigeration, mechanical and utility, building envelope, and total operations and maintenance services. Stellar creates award-winning food processing plants, refrigerated warehouses, distribution centers, commercial buildings and military facilities.

GORDON BROTHERS INDUSTRIESvisit website

Gordon Brothers are an Industrial Refrigeration contracting, service and manufacturing organisation operating from 8 offices across Australia. They have designed, installed and serviced ammonia refrigeration systems since 1917 and in recent years have installed and serviced the largest CO2 – Ammonia cascade systems in Australia. Gordon Brothers promotes the safe application of natural refrigerants wherever possible.

EVAPCOvisit website

EVAPCO is a worldwide leader in the design and manufacture of industrial refrigeration system components. The company offers a broad line of ammonia and CO2 air unit evaporators, critical process air systems, evaporative condensers, packaged recirculators, pressure vessels, and has recently introduced the new Evapcold Low Charge Refrigeration (LCR) product line. The LCR product for refrigeration systems significantly reduces the ammonia charge and the associated risk. Company products can be shipped from any of the 19 manufacturing facilities in 9 countries around the world.

With an ongoing commitment to research, development and sustainable technology, EVAPCO provides among the most advanced products in the industry.

CLIMATE PROSvisit website

As a premier service provider, Climate Pros is dominating the industry with superior service, cutting edge technology, innovative solutions and highly motivated people. It is obtaining market share by doing "whatever it takes" in order to get the job done right the first time at the lowest possible cost to the customers.

Since 2006, Climate Pros, Inc. has grown to welcome the industry's finest customer partnerships. The two partners who own and manage the company have been active in the industry as technicians, supervisors, and managers for a total of over 35 years. From an industry insider perspective, the foundation of Climate Pros is built on respect and appreciation towards our customers and employees alike.

MUELLER INDUSTRIESvisit website

Mueller Industries is global manufacturer and leader in the production of piping systems, climate control, and industrial metals products. The company specializes in copper and copper alloy manufacturing while also producing goods made from aluminum, steel, and plastics.

Headquartered in Memphis, Tennessee USA and with operations around the world, Mueller Industries is comprised of many different companies and brands including Streamline® copper tube, line sets, fittings, and refrigeration valves as well as Westermeyer Industries® oil separators, liquid receivers, accumulators, condensers, DX chillers, and other HVACR related products.

ISAvisit website

ISA was established in 1963 in Bastia Umbra (PG - Italy) and has since become a worldwide leader in the shop furnishings and professional refrigeration sectors. ISA works with a wide product range, including professional refrigeration products, including bottle coolers for Coca-Cola. The Group has 3 brand names (ISA, COF and TASSELLI) and operates 5 production facilities, for a total of 100 000 covered square meters, 4 400 of which are dedicated to the research and development centre (the Isa Research and Development Department) and a large showroom. The company’s production capacity exceeds one hundred thousand pieces per year, and it currently employs nearly one thousand workers.

SCHNEIDER ELECTRICvisit website

Schneider Electric is a global specialist in energy management and automation. With revenues of €25 billion in FY2014, our 170,000 employees serve customers in over 100 countries, helping them to manage their energy and process in ways that are safe, reliable, efficient and sustainable. From the simplest of switches to complex operational systems, our technology, software and services improve the way our customers manage and automate their operations. Our connected technologies will reshape industries, transform cities and enrich lives.

At Schneider Electric, we call this Life Is On.

EUROFREDvisit website

Founded in 1966, Eurofred is the outstanding leader in the distribution of domestic, commercial and industrial air conditioning units, thermal solar energy, commercial and industrial refrigeration, and HORECA equipments as well as components and services. It has become a reference in the industry by expanding their activities through the markets in Spain, Portugal, France, Italy, the UK, Ireland, Chile and Marruecos.

CONEX BäNNINGERvisit website

IBP GmbH based in Linden in Hesse, Germany, specialises in the design, manufacture and distribution of plumbing fittings and valves. It is part of the international IBP Group, one of the world's leading companies in jointing solutions. IBP Group has got two production sites in Europe and employs around 1000 people in production and sales.

All products are managed under the widely recognised brand identity Conex|Bänninger and are specially designed for professional applications, such as residential and commercial construction. In order to meet the latest requirements of the market with competence and innovation, communication with customers from the sanitary, heating, air conditioning and medical technology industry is always maintained.

For over 100 years, Conex|Bänninger has been building its reputation for quality manufacturing, backed by first-class customer service and unrivalled expertise.

PERMACOLDvisit website

PermaCold Engineering, Inc. is an award-winning industrial refrigeration engineering and installation firm, dedicated to designing the most efficient, earth-friendly systems. Founded in 1993 in Portland, Oregon, PermaCold is recognized for its expertise in designing systems for optimum efficiency, dependability and value, and also provides customers with preventative maintenance and repairs, retrofitting services, expert consulting on efficiency and regulatory compliance, and more.

PermaCold focuses on engineering energy efficient, environmentally safe systems and is an industry leader in green industrial refrigeration and the advancement of natural refrigerant alternatives. It is committed to pursuing the latest technologies that reduce system materials, designed in conjunction with modern LED lighting and other energy-saving technologies – living up to its slogan of “Our Planet – Our Responsibility.”

BALTIMORE AIRCOIL AUSTRALIAvisit website

Baltimore Aircoil (Aust) Pty Ltd is a wholly owned subsidiary of the Baltimore Aircoil Company, the worldwide manufacturer and marketer of cooling towers, closed circuit coolers, evaporative condensers, hybrid wet/dry and ice thermal storage products that conserve resources and respect the environment. BAC serves air conditioning, refrigeration, industrial, process, and power generation customers.

MCALPINE HUSSMANNvisit website

McAlpine Hussmann has been at the leading edge of providing commercial refrigeration and air conditioning design, engineering, installation, service and maintenance in Australasia for over 80 years. The company can also offer customers access to the biggest and best network of climate control professionals throughout Australia and New Zealand, with a proven track record of outstanding service to the commercial AC and refrigeration sectors.

Their parent company, Hussmann Inc, a leading supplier and manufacturer of refrigerated display cases, gives access to the latest technological advances in commercial refrigeration in the world today.

THE NATURAL REFRIGERANTS COMPANYvisit website

The Natural Refrigerants Company has developed special expertise on natural refrigerants, and provides a range of solutions using CO2, ammonia or hydro-carbons, which combine energy efficient cooling with quality construction. The Natural Refrigerants Company’s driving force is to achieve the lowest operational cost for green refrigeration on the Australian market. The company provides cooling solutions for, among others, supermarkets, refrigeration and freezing facilities, the food processing industry, chemical industry as well as air conditioning for office/school buildings using natural refrigerants.

COMPACT KäLTETECHNIKvisit website

Founded in 1992 in Dresden, Germany, compact Kältetechnik manufactures energy-efficient and high-quality products, customized refrigeration units for a wide range of applications. The company offers reliability and flexibility within our expertise and innovation in cooling systems. Its machines are used in food retailing, food processing, in industry, logistics companies and many other business sectors. The portfolio also includes air-conditioning units for railway vehicle construction and shipbuilding.

K65 visit website

The K65 tube system has been developed in response to the use of R744 as an environmentally friendly refrigerant e.g. for supermarket refrigeration systems. K65 simplifies the selection process, as the Wieland K65 alloy provides an enhanced mechanical strength high enough to withstand the huge pressure ratings required.  K65 has excellent processing properties that are similar to those of copper. Wieland K65 tubes can easily be brazed to Conex Baenninger K65 fittings. This K65 system is covered by a joint system guarantee that includes CO2 applications. Having such a high mechanical strength, the K65 tube can be made with comparatively thin walls allowing for an economical utilization of material, while still meeting high technical demands. The thinner walls of the tubes not only saves on material, but results in a lighter weight product that is easier to handle, for example, when mounting the pipes on ceilings.

VIESSMANN REFRIGERATION SYSTEMSvisit website

The Viessmann Group is one of the leading international manufacturers of heating, industrial, and refrigeration systems. This family enterprise was founded in 1917, has 12,000 employees, and the group’s turnover amounts to € 2.25 billion Euro.

Viessmann refrigeration systems is one of Europe’s leading manufacturers of sustainable and customer-centric commercial refrigeration solutions. Its product portfolio includes commercial refrigeration cabinets in remote and plug-in technology, cold and freezer rooms, power packs, refrigeration systems as well as accessories and services. Viessmann refrigeration production sites in Germany and Finland provide high-quality refrigeration products and years of expertise in commercial refrigeration. From the local sales companies, the customers can have comprehensive refrigeration solutions from a single source.

HB PRODUCTS visit website

Founded in 2002 as a management buyout from Hans Buch & Co. In Denmark HB Products is dedicated to the development and production of sensors for industrial refrigeration. With a long-term experience in sensoring and controlling of oil and refrigerants HB Products has achieved a solid global position as supplier for OEM customers.

The product portfolio contains linear displacement sensors for capacity control in customized design and sensors & switches for COand NH3 refrigeration systems. All sensors are with analogue output signal (4-20 mA) featuring integrated direct regulation of solenoids and pumps. All sensors have a split design: the electronic part can easily be disconnected from the mecanical part. Since its start more than 20 years ago, HB Products has attained a strong global position. Today the company is represented by 30 distributors in 56 countries from 6 continents.

FROST-TROLvisit website

Desde 1957, Frost-trol diseña, fabrica y comercializa muebles de refrigeración comercial de alta calidad para la venta de alimentos perecederos. A lo largo de su trayectoria Frost-trol ha avanzado incesantemente en materia tecnológica, realizando una fuerte inversión en I+D y afianzando su presencia alrededor del mundo a través de su red de distribuidores. Frost-trol ofrece a sus clientes una amplia gama de productos dividida en dos grandes líneas, Supermarket y Plug-in, lo que le permite adaptarse perfectamente a la exigente y variada demanda del mercado de la distribución.

Desde sus inicios, Frost-trol ha basado su filosofía en dos pilares fundamentales, la sostenibilidad y la eficiencia energética, con el fin de ofrecer al mercado soluciones de refrigeración respetuosas con el medio ambiente. Entre los principales sistemas actuales destaca la utilización cada vez mayor del CO2 en las instalaciones de muebles remotos y el propano (R290) en la línea de modelos autónomos.

PECOMARKvisit website

Pecomark es una empresa de más de 55 años, especializada en refrigeración, que desde sus inicios se ha comprometido en suministrar los materiales, accesorios y maquinaria frigoríficos de las tecnologías más innovadoras. En la actualidad, debido al cambio que supone la normativa europea de F-gas y el impuesto español sobre los gases fluorados, Pecomark también es puntera en el suministro de materiales y maquinaria especialmente fabricados y diseñados con refrigerantes naturales, ya sea amoniaco, CO2 o hidrocarburos.
Concretamente, Pecomark dispone de una amplio surtido de compresores, valvulería, evaporadores e intercambiadores para NH3, que suministra como componentes o bien ensamblados en unidades o centrales frigoríficas fabricadas en Pecomark Industrial.
Con una amplia experiencia en centrales de CO2 subcrítico, que ya son desde hace 5 años un producto “estandarizado” en Pecomark, también han iniciado la andadura en la tecnología de CO2 transcrítico con una gran variedad de componentes para ella.

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AUSTRALIAN REFRIGERATION COUNCILvisit website

The ARC Green Scheme Accreditation program is a qualifications-based, accreditation for refrigeration and air conditioning technicians. Accreditation demonstrates technicians are qualified to work with natural and low global warming potential refrigerants.

For technicians, being accredited will improve your employability, and for contracting companies, will improve your capacity to provide services in the emerging area of systems containing refrigerants that are flammable and operate under high pressure.

FRIGOTHERM FERRARIvisit website

Frigotherm Ferrari GmbH is a leading company for industrial refrigeration and heat pumps since over 50 years.
The systems are designed with natural refrigerants ammonia and CO2 and equipped with the automation software developed by our engineers.
The complete turn-key-package is delivered, from consultancy to, engineering, installation at site, remote supervision and full service.
Frigotherm Ferrari invests permanently in innovation and in continuous education of highly motivated employees.

LENNOX EMEAvisit website

The Lennox EMEA group, through its brands HK Refrigeration and Friga-Bohn, is a key player for refrigeration solutions. Their expertise covers the following areas: unit coolers, condensers, monoblocks, split systems, dry coolers, and compressor racks.

All of their products, developed by a team of technical experts, meet the normative requirements ecodesign and Fgas. The design of products with natural fluids such as CO2 is a major axis of development of Lennox EMEA. 

COOLSYSvisit website

As a national refrigeration and HVAC service and energy optimization company, CoolSys and our operating companies serve customers in multiple segments including retail, grocery, convenience stores, light commercial and industrial, cold storage & warehousing, telecom, restaurants, manufacturing, education, entertainment, pharmaceutical and more.

TECNOFREDDOvisit website

Tecnofreddo is an Italian company and a leader in the RHVAC sector for more than 30 years. The success of its company is in part thanks to its Aerre branch, which specializes in the manufacturing of industrial & commercial refrigeration units. Tecnofreddo ECO3 is the signature on the machines using propane, ammonia and carbon dioxide in place of traditional refrigerants. Advanced manufacturing, customization, in-depth technical expertise, compliance with rigorous quality standards and certificates are all parts of each realized product manufactured by Tecnofreddo.

RLS LLC (RAPID LOCKING SYSTEMS)visit website

RLS LLC (Rapid Locking Systems) is a Marmon/Berkshire Hathaway Company based in Shelbina, Missouri, USA. The company manufacturers various patented press to connect fittings designed to handle the pressures and unique requirements of todays modern HVAC and refrigeration systems.

These quick and reliable connections include copper press to connect fittings sold in the contractor channel by their partner Parker Sporlan under the brand name Zoomlock. The company also manufactures and sells aluminum press to connect fittings for ammonia systems and in early 2018 will introduce stainless press to connect fittings for CO2 systems. These stainless press to connect fittings will be certified to 150 bar. All press to connect fittings produced by RLS can be installed in under 30 seconds utilizing press tools and jaws from the worlds leading press tool manufacturers. 

CTI visit website

Calibration Technologies, Inc (CTI) is a leading manufacturer of gas detection equipment for industrial facilities. CTI specializes in the detection of Ammonia, but also provides sensors for other gases such as Carbon Dioxide, Carbon Monoxide, Chlorine, Hydrogen Sulfide, Ozone, Methane, and Propane.

CTI gas sensors are encapsulated in a urethane compound that protects the sensitive electronic components from moisture, corrosion, off gassing, chemical spray-downs, high pressure wash-downs, and extreme temperatures (-50°F to +140°F). Each and every sensor passes a rigorous testing process and comes with a two-year warranty. CTI's experienced engineers can design a system built specifically for different facilities.

CRYOTEKvisit website

Cryotek Refrigeration was founded by Mr. Robert Jiang and Dr. Daniel Li in 2005. Cryotek is the earliest domestic manufacturer of refrigeration products such as refrigeration parallel units with the most advanced design, production technology and the most complete management system.

Cryotek proudly provides its customers the widest range of refrigeration products, both freon and CO2 and ammonia ranges. Ammonia products includes refrigeration units and unit coolers.

In 2014, Cryotek launched CO2 units, which include CO2 cascade, circulation and transcritical technologies. They are successfully being used by Metro Hypermarket and other food processing companies, including Hong Fu supermarket, which awarded “CO2 refrigeration sample supermarket” by the UNDP in 2017. 

With its excellent products and services, Cryotek attracts many top clients from all over the world, including Walmart, Carrefour, Disney, Americold, Sky Chef, Bosch, 3M and Dow’s. 

MITA COOLING TECHNOLOGIESvisit website

MITA Cooling Technologies designs, manufactures and sells open and closed circuit cooling towers for civil and industrial water, evaporative condensers, adiabatic coolers and condensers, gas coolers and subcoolers, complete cooling systems. In 60 years of history over 30,000 systems have been installed throughout Europe.

Thanks to its experience in commercial refrigeration (food-storage), MITA Cooling Technologies now proposes a series of patented adiabatic subcoolers for transcritical CO2 plants; as well as adiabatic gas coolers. Both of them are designed focusing on energy efficiency.

Substainability, reliability, innovation are the three values the company has given to itself as guidelines for R&D activities and daily operations: its team follows a consultancy based approach, leveraging on information retrieval and studying solutions together with its customers.

FUTE visit website

Shanghai Fute Refrigeration & Electrical Engineering Co, Ltd ("Fute") was founded in 1999 with the simple goal of delivering the latest refrigeration technology to its customers with uncompromising service. It has now developed into an enterprise, consisting of a dedicated team over 100 people, many of who bring over 20 years of experience in the field.

Fute was rated highly by the Institute of Quality Inspection and Technical Research of JiangSu province and Shanghai Municipal after a lengthy and comprehensive selection process. Fute has received the GC2 certificate from the Shanghai Municipal Administration of Quality and Technology Supervision in recognition of its excellence in the industry, thereby granting Fute the rights to carry out all installation, remoulding, maintenance, emergency rescue and operation projects in respect of refrigeration pressure vessel and piping systems.

At the national refrigeration forum, Fute was rated highly by the National Regulator after a lengthy and competitive selection process. Furthermore, Fute’s operations have been given quality assurance under ISO9001:2008(GB/T19001-2008) standards.

In line with its commitment to environmental sustainability, Fute has championed research and development initiatives in respect of CO2 refrigeration technology over many years to become the market leader in this area. Since its first efforts, Fute has successfully completed on twelve (12) separate occasions, the design, implementation and installation of China’s first five CO2 refrigeration systems nationwide.

Fute has also assisted Nestle China with the completion of its own CO2 cold storage refrigeration system in its Harbin facility in 2013. The system is 100% dependent on CO2 without any trace of HFC and has yielded highly efficient results.

MITA COOLING TECHNOLOGIESvisit website

MITA Cooling Technologies designs, manufactures and sells open and closed circuit cooling towers for civil and industrial water, evaporative condensers, adiabatic coolers and condensers, gas coolers and subcoolers, complete cooling systems. In 60 years of history over 30,000 systems have been installed throughout Europe.

Thanks to its experience in commercial refrigeration (food-storage), MITA Cooling Technologies now proposes a series of patented adiabatic subcoolers for transcritical CO2 plants; as well as adiabatic gas coolers. Both of them are designed focusing on energy efficiency.

Substainability, reliability, innovation are the three values the company has given to itself as guidelines for R&D activities and daily operations: its team follows a consultancy based approach, leveraging on information retrieval and studying solutions together with its customers.

GMC REFRIGERAZIONEvisit website

GMC Refrigerazione is a young and dynamic company working in the HVACR industry since 2002, with professionalism and a strong background in air-conditioning and refrigeration systems components. GMC achieved a rapid grow-up offering high quality product made in Italy and developing innovative solutions to constantly meet customer satisfaction and new market requests.
GMC is now working with national and international customers and the high quality of its products, with ISO 9001:2015 certification. High quality, flexibility and top of the market services allows GMC to constantly adapt to the new dynamics of the markets and be at the forefront of the latest industry innovations. GMC is focused on the design and the production of valves, filters, indicators and accessories for refrigerants.
With an eye on ozone depletion and global warming issues, GMC has developed green products for the implementation on environmentally friendly systems using CO2 or hydrocarbon refrigerant.

AEROFOIL ENERGYvisit website

Aerofoil Energy Ltd, with its partner Williams Advanced Engineering, developed award-winning energy saving technology that enables supermarkets to dramatically reduce energy consumption, save electricity costs, increase aisle temperatures and improve product temperature control thereby reducing food wastage.
Aerofoil Energy invented a profiled Aerofoil™blade that attaches to the end of the shelves in open fridges and is designed to keep cold air within the refrigeration unit. This energy saving device has been optimised by Williams' engineering specialists who have lent their aerodynamics expertise to the development of Aerofoil™ technology. The company’s expanding customer base now includes a number of large UK supermarkets.

HALCORvisit website

Halcor is the copper tubes division of ElvalHalcor S.A., a leading copper industry that specializes in the production, processing and marketing of copper and copper alloys products with dynamic commercial presence in the European and global markets. For more than 80 years, Halcor has been offering innovative and added-value solutions that meet contemporary client demands in fields, such as plumbing, HVAC&R, renewable energy, architecture, engineering and industrial production.

The many years of experience and the ongoing large investments in research and development have allowed Halcor to rank among the top industries in the sector internationally, setting new standards in copper processing. The Company places a great emphasis on the production of high quality products, respecting the natural environment and is committed to compliance with the principles of sustainability.

SANHUAvisit website

Sanhua Refrigeration Industrial Group has been a global leader in the manufacturing of controls and components in the HVAC&R industry for over 30 years. Our partnerships with some of the largest companies in the industry, coupled with our recent acquisition of the Ranco and Aweco brands, now positions us as one of the world’s foremost OEM suppliers and manufacturers of Expansion, Solenoid and Reversing Valves across the globe.
We have annual valve sales of over 100 million pieces and we service specialists known throughout the European-markets.
We provide innovative and high-quality components and control systems for air-conditioning, refrigeration and heat pump systems for residential and commercial use.

LOMBARDA RACCORDIvisit website

Lombarda Raccordi Srl is an historic business reality, on the market since 1979.
Over the years it has developed a high quality service, providing targeted solutions, accurate customer service and a huge selection of products like copper and bronze fittings.Latest news is the high-pressure range of solder copper fittings, a product developed and implemented by Lombarda Raccordi, with an high thickness created to satisfy as required by modern compressors.The company's success is based on the ability to supply complete fittings for refrigeration, gas distribution, heating systems, chemical, medical and industrial applications, threaded (NPT, ISO 7/1 , ISO 228) and welded . A pioneer in the field of supplying metal pipe fittings, over the years has designed, patented and manufactured several products under its own brand.Lombarda Raccordi is a certified Company, according to UNI EN ISO 9001 since early 1996 and also to UNI EN ISO 14001.

OBRIST ENGINEERINGvisit website

Obrist Engineering focuses on the development of environmentally friendly systems and components for air conditioning and heating, with a stronghold in the automotive market. The main activities over the last 10 years have been dedicated to the development of R744 compressors, but also other components for use in CO2 MAC systems, commercial and transport refrigeration, as well as heat pumps.

INTERNATIONAL INSTITUTE OF REFRIGERATIONvisit website

The International Institute of Refrigeration (IIR) is the only independent intergovernmental science and technology based organization which promotes knowledge of all refrigeration fields from cryogenics to air conditioning, including liquefied gas, the cold chain, refrigeration processes and equipment, refrigerants and heat pumps. Key issues addressed by the IIR include food safety, health, energy saving and energy efficiency, global warming and ozone depletion.

LEONARDO DA VINCI PROGRAMMEvisit website

The Leonardo da Vinci programme links policy to practice in the field of vocational education and training (VET). Projects range from those giving individuals the chance to improve their competences, knowledge and skills to Europe-wide co-operation between training organisations.

DANISH TECHNOLOGICAL INSTITUTEvisit website

The Danish Technological is one of the world’s largest self-owned and non-profit institutes supplying technological services, and disseminating research- and technologically-based knowledge for the Danish and international business sector. Its Centre for Refrigeration and Heat Pump Technology is a key player in developing CO2 projects.

SINTEF ENERGY RESEARCHvisit website

The SINTEF Group is the largest independent research organisation in Scandinavia. Its Energy Research department is building on expertise in refrigeration and heat pump technology using CO2 as a refrigerant within mobile air conditioning, industrial and commercial refrigeration, hot water heat pumps, and transport refrigeration since 1989.

LIMBURG CATHOLIC UNIVERSITY COLLEGEvisit website

KHLim has established a unit, called KHLim Quadri, which serves as a learning network for the industry and organisations. Within the department Industrial Sciences and Technology a "techniques of refrigeration" unit was established to organise seminars and trainings, and disseminate the results of projects. KHLim is the project leader for the NARECO2 project.

STAR REFRIGERATIONvisit website

Star Refrigeration, one of the UK’s largest independent industrial refrigeration engineering companies, is a Total Solutions Provider, focusing on refrigeration and air conditioning. With a continuous commitment to innovation and development, Star delivers cooling and heating solutions and services that help customers reduce operating cost and carbon emissions and increase efficiency.

Founded in 1970 in Glasgow, Star has an impressive track record in a variety of sectors including food processing, dairy, process cooling, pharmaceutical & petrochemical, retail, temperature controlled distribution, brewing & distilling, leisure & ice, building services and IT.

- The company also includes a technical advisory arm, Star Technical Solutions (STS), which operates as an independent consultancy, providing advice on refrigeration engineering issues.
- Star owns food freezing and chilling equipment specialist Starfrost and mechanical and electrical contractors Star M&E Solutions.
- Star offer their low charge ammonia packages to the US market and now manufacture in the USA. Their Azane range of low charge, packaged ammonia products are suitable for temperature controlled storage, process cooling and inline freezing applications.
- Star also offers an award-winning online training platform via their website http://www.i-know.com

GREEN & COOLvisit website

As one of the market’s leading suppliers of refrigeration systems that use environment-friendly carbon dioxide CO2 as a refrigerant, Green & Cool’s driving force is to achieve the lowest operational cost for green refrigeration on the market. Since 2007, high-quality carbon dioxide refrigeration is successfully distributed worldwide under the Green & Cool name.

LINDEvisit website

The Linde Group is a world leading gases and engineering company with approximately 63,500 employees working in around 100 countries worldwide. It is one of the world's largest refrigerant distributors.  Linde's refrigerants business operates in 5 continents, with more filling stations and retail outlets than any other company. Its wide portfolio of products includes the natural refrigerants CO2, Ammonia & Hydrocarbons.

ECOTHERMICS CORPORATIONvisit website

U.S. based EcoThermics Corporation has developed a family of CO2 compressors which are differentiated from other compressors by a scalable axial swashplate design platform, a much simpler compression mechanism with improved drive and lubrication mechanics and a robust suction and discharge valve design – resulting in cost, space, performance, durability, noise and vibration reduction advantages for OEMs in a variety of system applications.

GEA BOCK GMBHvisit website

GEA Bock GmbH is one of the leading manufacturers of compressors and condensing units for stationary and mobile refrigeration and air conditioning. Its products are known for its high quality and GEA Bock exclusively offers products for commercial and industrial applications. Bock's product range spans solutions for all three natural refrigerants: CO2 (R744), ammonia, and hydrocarbons.

GEA Bock is a company of GEA Group Aktiengesellschaft, one of the largest system provider for the production of food and energy with a group turnover of over 4,4 billion Euro.

RSESvisit website

RSES, the Refrigeration Service Engineers Society, is one of the world's leading education, training and certification associations for heating, ventilation, air conditioning and refrigeration professionals. RSES credentials include the Active Specialized Member (SM), Certificate Member (CM) and Certificate Member Specialist (CMS) exam series (since 1935), and one of the largest EPA Section 608 programs in the industry. Founded in 1933, RSES is a non-profit organization of members in chapters in the U.S. and Canada, as well as affiliate organizations worldwide.

DSIvisit website

DSI, a leading manufacturer and designer of plate freezers based in Denmark. Founded in 1969, DSI (A/S Dybvad Stål Industri) initially concentrated on manufacturing steel components. Ten years later, the Danish company produced its first plate freezer. Today, DSI is a leading company solely involved in designing and manufacturing manually-operated and automatic plate freezers, which are suitable for use in onshore and marine installations. Using different natural refrigerants, DSI’s product range includes horizontal as well as vertical models.

ROBERTS OXYGENvisit website

Roberts Oxygen is a family owned independent distributor with 38 locations and a network of CO2 suppliers providing R744 refrigerant grade CO2, as well as compressed and specialty gases within the United States.
Roberts is an innovative distributor of R744 refrigerant grade CO2 in 50 pound cylinders, 1 1/2 to 3 3/4 ton Micro Bulk CO2 delivery trucks and large trailers. Our Micro Bulk CO2 trucks gives us greater flexibility to provide R744 in less than full size trailers or to restricted delivery areas. The CO2 is tested to insure the moisture level is below 10 PPM as required for R744 refrigerant grade CO2.

GALILEO TPvisit website

Established in the 1940s, Galileo TP systems have been developed, designed and built to operate in OEM facilities in accordance with global Company Wide Quality Control (CWQC), to grant maximum control in all phases of the industrial manufacturing processes from engineering to production, and to assure storage and transmission of all production work data.

Today, Galileo TP’s range is extremely varied and covers all applications for the needs of small, medium and large manufacturers by providing: leak detection systems (hydrocarbons, high pressures of CO2, helium, hydrogen, and others), evacuation systems, transfer pumps, distribution and recovery of fluids & gases, evacuating and refrigerant charging machines (hydrocarbons and CO2), hydrocarbon safety management system, electrical safety compliance and performance test systems. In respect to environmental stewardship, Galileo TP provides helium reclaim systems, hydrocarbon charging and safety management systems and CO2 leak testing (high pressure) with CO2 charging systems.

OBRIST TECHNOLOGIESvisit website

Obrist Engineering focuses on the development of environmentally friendly systems and components for air conditioning and heating, with a stronghold in the automotive market. The main activities over the last 10 years have been dedicated to the development of R744 compressors, but also other components for use in CO2 MAC systems, commercial and transport refrigeration, as well as heat pumps.

EPTA REFRIGERATIONvisit website

Epta’s core expertise is the design, production, installation and maintenance of complete systems for commercial refrigeration, including refrigerated display units, powerpacks and cold rooms. The plug-in and remote cabinets are designed to satisfy the varying requirements of the global market: maximum energy efficiency and sustainability, competitive display ratio, innovative design, merchandising and ergonomics and a customised look.

The company boasts seven highly established and authoritative brands: Costan, Bonnet Névé, George Barker, Eurocryor, Misa, Iarp and Knudsen Køling. Epta is a partner of choice for retailers seeking for: Turnkey solutions, single refrigeration units for their commercial space and after-sales services.

MULTICONSULTvisit website

Multiconsult has 100 years of experience with consulting engineering in Norway and abroad. The company maintains its high competence through participation in research and development work. Multiconsult is affiliated to the Federation of Consulting Engineers – FIDIC.

Multiconsult´s business areas include:
- Buildings & Properties
- Industry
- Oil & Gas
- Transportation & Infrastructure
- Energy
- Environment & Society

National center of competence in the field of refrigeration and heat pumping systems. “Best at refrigeration”

KAWASAKI HEAVY INDUSTRIESvisit website

Together with about 100 group companies in Japan and overseas, Kawasaki Heavy Industries (KHI) oversees the formation of a "technology corporate group."

KHI produced the world’s first commercially available R718 turbo chiller in 2013. The R718 turbo chiller has a cooling capacity of 100RT (352 kW) and the COP reaches 5.1 – a value not often seen in connection with water refrigerant technologies.

HANSEN TECHNOLOGIESvisit website

Hansen Technologies offers a complete line of innovative industrial refrigeration solutions including multi-valve stations, control valves, shut-off and solenoid valves, pressure-relief valves and regulators, pumps, auto-purgers, defrost and liquid level controls, and safety detection systems.

TECUMSEH PRODUCTS COMPANYvisit website

Tecumseh Products Company is an industry leader in developing compressors and condensing units that utilize hydrocarbon refrigerants R290 (propane) and R600a (isobutane). Tecumseh has been producing HC refrigerant-ready compressors for more than 12 years, mostly in Europe and South America. Today, its family of eco-friendly compressors numbers more than 150 models, including the globally available AE2 fractional horsepower compressor for commercial refrigeration.

SWEPvisit website

Swep has developed a Brazed Plate Heat Exchanger for Gas Cooler Applications. For manufacturers of industrial and transport cooling and supermarket refrigeration systems, who utilize environmentally friendly refrigerants, the B17 provides reliable performance for transcritical pressures.

ENEXvisit website

Enex is specialised in the design and manufacturing of refrigeration systems and high-efficiency heat pumps using natural refrigerants, particularly Carbon Dioxide (CO2).

As a pioneer in CO2 applications for many years, Enex has gained remarkable experience and knowledge in various design solutions. Through intense R&D activities and advanced concepts with high energy-saving potential, Enex has brought efficiency solutions to market which are now ready for widespread use.

SETTALA GASvisit website

Settala Gas is a leading manufacturer of environmentally friendly hydrocarbon propellants branded PURIFAIR and hydrocarbon pure gases with high purities for scientific and laboratory uses. Founded in 1966, the company is based in Italy and specialised also in the production of hydrocarbons refrigerants branded PURIFRIGOR. This is a valid, economical and ecological substitute for CFC, HCFC and HFC. Part of the PURIFRIGOR range is R290 and R600a, environmentally friendly refrigerants used by manufacturers of domestic and industrial refrigerators.

CTAvisit website

CTA’s refrigeration group is a U.S. leader in next-generation “natural” refrigeration systems. CTA is involved in several projects using natural refrigerants and has also designed and commissioned the first supermarket to use 100% natural refrigerants in the U.S. Through our involvement with the U.S. Department of Energy, National Renewable Energy Lab, and the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, we're helping to advance the knowledge of how these next generation systems perform and can be applied. The result is CTA’s invaluable ability to help end users make the tough decisions that are right for the environment and for their business by helping them select, implement, install and maintain the system that is right for them now and in the future.

MICROGROOVEvisit website

MicroGroove's technology uses small diameter copper tubes to make heat exchanger coils with high heat transfer coefficients, for use in high-efficiency commercial and residential air conditioning and refrigeration products. MicroGroove's copper tubes are available from a range of suppliers and come in sizes from conventional to small diameters with various wall thickness. 

YAMATO CORPORATIONvisit website

YAMATO Co. Ltd. is an engineering company specializing in planning, designing, installation and maintenance for freeze and refrigeration facilities and HVAC. For these two areas, YAMATO Co. Ltd. originally developed a thermal heat storage system, accumulating thermal energy during nighttime for daytime loads, to achieve daytime electricity saving. Patented Ultra Eco-Ice System (UEI) is adapted by customers in Japan where it helps reduce daytime electric power demand significantly, improve energy efficiency and reduce running cost. UEI system introduces brine on secondary side and this way significantly reduces HFC refrigerant charge and its leakage.

PARKER - SPORLANvisit website

Parker provides comfort and convenience through refrigeration and air conditioning. With extensive engineering expertise in motion and control, market leading breadth of product, and unequaled global distribution, Parker provides innovative components and complete systems suitable for CO2, hydrocarbons and ammonia refrigerants to customers worldwide.

Sporlan Division is one of the preferred component suppliers of the refrigeration and air conditioning industry. Sporlan’s success is built on a history of innovation, from pioneering selective charges for expansion valves, to our current precision step motor technology and electronic “smart” valves

MITSUBISHI HEAVY INDUSTRIES AIR-CONDITIONING EUROPE, LTDvisit website

Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (MHI) has been at the cutting edge in the development of refrigeration and air conditioning systems for more than 80 years. Today, the company continues to innovate and introduce new technologies that achieve the highest levels of efficiency in all of its air conditioning products using CO2.

MHI's range of products include its new air-to-water heat pumps and award winning large capacity centrifugal chillers, which are internationally recognised as one of the most energy efficient cooling systems available.

COLMAC COIL MANUFACTURING INC.visit website

Founded in 1971, Colmac Coil has grown to become one of the world’s leading manufacturers of refrigeration evaporators and liquid air coolers, dry coolers, air-cooled condensers, and heat pipe air-to-air heat exchangers for the commercial and industrial heat transfer markets. Located in Colville, Washington, USA, with manufacturing facilities in Colville and Paxton Illinois, Colmac is set up for flexible manufacturing, allowing for the production of customised orders to fit specific customer needs and requirements.

AZANEvisit website

Azane is a world-leading manufacturer of low charge ammonia cooling solutions. Their range of low charge, packaged ammonia products are suitable for cold storage warehouses, refrigerated storage, process cooling, air-conditioning, ice rinks, and more. The Azane range, now made in the USA, has been developed specifically to help meet the environmental and legislative challenges currently facing the refrigeration industry. Azane’s flagship low charge ammonia solutions – the Azanefreezer and Azanechiller - are designed to be simple to install, easy to maintain and provide the lowest possible total life cycle cost.

KAV CONSULTING visit website

KAV Consulting is a refrigeration consulting engineering firm, which designed the world’s first Multi-Function Two Stage Transcritical CO2 Refrigeration System with Parallel Compression (MF2STCO2RSPC) in 2011. The second such system is now under construction and incorporates the world’s first application of a CO2 Evaporative Condenser/Gas Cooler (EC/GC).  The firm recently completed the design for a MF2STCO2RSPC incorporating an EC/GC for a −30°C cold store near Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

Klaas Visser, the principal of KAV, has 50 years of experience in the design of more than 800 industrial ammonia systems mainly for the meat industry.

REI-TECHvisit website

REI-TECH is a leading Japanese distributor of HVAC&R products, including showcases, refrigeration units for cold storage facilities and air conditioning units for stores and buildings. It is the appointed distributor of AHT Cooling Systems products, including plug-in units using hydrocarbons for the food retail industry, for the Japanese market. REI-TECH is committed to providing high quality products emphasising safety, energy efficiency, ease of installation and maintenance-free usage.

HOSHIZAKIvisit website

With over 60 years in the commercial kitchen equipment and food service markets, Hoshizaki is a global leading manufacturer in commercial Ice Equipment. Creators of Japan´s first fully automatic ice maker, Hoshizaki now features an extended product line, for different users across a wide span of industry including food, beverage, bars and restaurants, bio-science, healthcare and education.

Hoshizaki operates sales offices in Europe, Japan and the U.S. with distribution throughout Europe, Middle East and Africa, North and South America, Asia Pacific including China, and Australia.

Hoshizaki has rightfully gained an international reputation for sustainable innovation, durability and reliability. The company is noted for developing energy/water efficient, environmentally friendly (Hydro Fluorocarbon free) Ice Makers and Refrigerators, adding value for the end-user through cost-saving and sustainability.

All machines are designed and specified by Hoshizaki’s dedicated Research and Development team, which ensures Hoshizaki continues to devise innovative and sustainable products that cement the company’s position as one of the world’s visionary suppliers. Hoshizaki also innovates in the sectors it operates, for example in hospitality end-users can choose ice-makers that produce different types of ice from ball ice to flaked which make the difference in quality beverages such as cocktails.

SOURCE REFRIGERATION & HVACvisit website

Source Refrigeration & HVAC is a market leader in the design, installation, repair & maintenance, and optimization of mission critical refrigeration & HVAC systems. Headquartered in Anaheim, California, the company has approximately 1,000 field-based service and installation experts serving the daily needs of more than 2,500 customers nationwide. Source Refrigeration & HVAC is proud to enjoy long standing relationships with many of today's leading grocery retailers as well as market-leaders in many other industries. Source is a founding member of NASRC. 

NXTCOLDvisit website

NXTCOLD LLC technology has been under development for over 6 years. The NXTCOLDTM brand and all related intellectual property is owned privately. NXTCOLD units feature highly advanced patented technology used in a packaged refrigeration system designed to operate with an ultra-low charge of 8 ounces per ton of refrigeration. Patented intellectual property was developed over the past 5 years by the inventor, John Scherer, an experienced and gifted refrigeration technology engineer with more than 35 years of patent development and operational experience. The NXTCOLD packaged unit is designed to meet industrial refrigeration requirements for maintaining -20 to + 55 degrees F storage environments.

LIEBHERRvisit website

The Liebherr Group offers sophisticated technical products and services worldwide in eleven sectors including earthmoving equipment, mining, mobile cranes, tower cranes, machine tools, domestic appliances and more.In the domestic appliances area, Liebherr specialises in top-quality refrigerators and freezers for household and commercial use. The company's corporate culture is characterised by the self-conception of a family-run business.

Liebherr was one of the first manufacturers to have changed over to environmentally friendly refrigerants propane (R290) and isobutane (R600a) for its entire range of refrigerators and freezers for commercial use, and now designs for over 125 leading brands including Heineken, Pepsi, Bitburger, Nestle and Coca-Cola.

TRI TECH REFRIGERATIONvisit website

Tri Tech Refrigeration Queensland specialize in design and installation of well-engineered industrial refrigeration systems employing natural refrigerants as well as planned maintenance programs and breakdown service for the industrial and commercial markets. Tri Tech Refrigeration Queensland main focus is on Ammonia and CO2 plants for meat and dairy industry along with delivering custom built solutions for Australian food growers and major multinational food producers.

EFFICIENT ENERGYvisit website

Efficient Energy GmbH, a manufacturer and system supplier based in Feldkirchen near Munich, Germany is among the most innovative providers of environmentally-friendly refrigeration technology. 
The company uses pure water (R718) as the refrigerant in its eChiller product range, thereby entirely avoiding fluorinated refrigerants and offering outstanding energy efficiency. The eChillers already comply with the F-Gas Directive and any refrigerant-related safety requirement, in addition to that their cooling capacities range from 20 to 45 kW depending on model, and the individual units can be scaled modularly to up to 300 kW.

Efficient Energy GmbH helps its customers overcome the increasing regulatory challenges of refrigeration technology,and offers them long-term, sustainable solutions. The company was awarded for its products with the Deutscher Rechenzentrumspreis 2017 in the category “DC Air Conditioning & Cooling”, the "RAC Cooling Industry Award 2017", the "Partslife Umweltpreis 2017" and the "Deutscher Kältepreis 2016".

PROFESSIONAL HVAC/R SERVICESvisit website

Professional HVAC/R Services is a green energy consultant and provider, specializing in natural refrigerants. PHVACR is trained and vetted for natural refrigerants with expertise in light retail and commercial refrigeration concerns. The company provides engineering and design capabilities for the refrigeration trades as well as commissioning programs and building update services for clients. Professional HVAC/R Services is affiliated with ProGreen Technologies, LLC who specialize in installing and monitoring pulse rate metering technology for clients.

With over 40 years of experience in the mechanical trades, Professional HVAC/R Services and its affiliates are dedicated to learning about and applying Green Energy Solutions.

CUBIGEL COMPRESSORSvisit website

Cubigel Compressors® is the brand of Huayi Group for the light commercial refrigeration market. Huayi Group is the largest compressor manufacturer of the world. Cubigel Compressors® products are designed and manufactured by the Spanish branch Huayi Compressor Barcelona, which counts with more than 50 years of experience and European quality production.

The company offers a wide range of compressors from 2.4cc up to 34cc that are suitable for Natural Refrigerants like propane (R290) and isobutane (R600a), which have being introduced in commercial refrigeration applications such as bottle coolers and freezers, not only due to the replacement of HFCs refrigerants which have a high impact on the environment, but also because it is more efficient in terms of performance and applications energy consumption.

ISECOvisit website

ISECO Engineering Services is a leading Australian specialist consultancy in commercial and industrial refrigeration. ISECO services include independent consulting & project management to refrigeration users in the food, supermarket, production and processing industries. Over the last 16 years the company has been engaged in over 500 projects across a broad spectrum of industries, mainly in food production and storage.


CARTER RETAIL EQUIPMENT visit website

Carter Retail Equipment Ltd. is a member of Carter Thermal Industries, a privately owned group of companies established in Birmingham, UK since 1945. Carter Retail Equipment Ltd. provides its customers' with a total solution for refrigerated display equipment and back of house cold storage. It is widely recognised as one of the world's leading brands in this field and offers complete service including manufacturing, design & development, project management, installation and after sales service.

The group’s manufacturing operations combine engineering expertise with innovation to remain at the leading edge of technology. Contracting operations excel through design and management skills whilst sound engineering experience and up to date understanding of technical developments provide the basis for the care and maintenance operations.

ZANOTTIvisit website

Zanotti company has a great experience and it is synonym of undiscussed quality, reliability and safety in manufacturing refrigerating equipments for food industry. The main business of the company consists of the most appropriate use of "cold" for refrigeration and storage of agro-foodstuffs, drying and seasoning of cold cuts and cheese, grain chilling in silos and truck refrigeration. The range of products offered covers the whole cold chain and it is the biggest on the refrigeration market.

ENREPSvisit website

Enreps, LLC has been providing over 15 years of experience for Commissioning and Energy Audit services for refrigeration and HVAC. We developed Cloud Commissioning Software for quick turnaround and efficiency of reports. We provide results, reduce construction costs, deliver a complete, efficient and fully operational building, and reduce operations /maintenance costs and downtime.

M&M REFRIGERATIONvisit website

M&M has designed, manufactured, installed and serviced refrigeration systems for over 40 years. It has hundreds of industrial refrigeration systems around the world. M&M designed and installed its first ammonia refrigeration system in 1977, and its first CO2 Cascade Refrigeration System in 2004. It custom designs every system to maximize its customer’s refrigeration performance and efficiency. M&M only employs American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME) certified welders and technicians. It has in-house radiographic capabilities. Collectively, the engineering staff has over 175 years of experience. The facilities include a 136,000-square-foot manufacturing facility in Maryland, a 10,000-square-foot controls manufacturing facility in Florida, and a 7,000-square-foot service support center in Alabama.

FIVES FILLING & SEALINGvisit website

An an industrial engineering group, Fives designs and supplies machines, process equipment and production lines for the world’s largest industrials including automotive sector and HVAC.

Fives is known for its technical expertise in Leak detection and Fluid filling Equipment, with a focus on natural refrigerants such as CO2 or hydrocarbons.

With an experience of more than 35 years, factories located in 5 countries, and a worldwide network of representative to ensure a technical support, Fives today offers a wide range of proven technical solutions such as leak detection (pressure decay, sniffing, ventilated chamber, vacuum chamber), filling (high accuracy and high production rate vacuum filling) as well as electrical and performance tests.

Apart from refrigerant gases, thanks to its long experience in the automotive sector, Fives can work as well on different fluids such as oil, engine coolant, brake fluid or fuel.

CRSvisit website

Founded in 1976 in Johannesburg, South Africa, CRS have always focused on energy efficient refrigeration systems utilising the latest technologies. With a commitment to continuous development and providing clients with future-proof solutions, CRS have become a forerunner in green, energy-efficient cooling and heating products and solutions. 
Following various industry-changing breakthroughs, CRS’s first CO2-only refrigeration system launched in 2010, followed soon by the first transcritical CO2 only design and installation.
Keeping its clients a green step ahead, CRS have also developed CO2 Heat Pumps and Chillers.

Gained experience of using CO2 solutions in high ambient climates for 7 years, CRS has a quality product and distinct solution for the global market.

COOLTECH APPLICATIONSvisit website

Cooltech Applications is the world’s leading magnetic cooling company offering an energy efficient and ecological gas-free refrigeration solution. Owner of about 300 patents issued in 40 different countries and supported by major organizations and large market players through developments agreements, Cooltech Applications has entered the commercialization process with equipment manufacturer partners. The Magnetic Refrigeration System (MRS)  is in beta testing at several sites in Europe and in the USA in various configurations and is presently available for integration. A MRS version generating high cooling power—20 kilowatt (kW) and over—is under development for complementary applications (Refrigeration rack systems, chillers, air conditioning solutions,..)

Founded in 2003 and backed by well-established investors, Cooltech Applications’ offices are currently located in Paris and Strasbourg, France.

MITSUBISHI HEAVY INDUSTRIES THERMAL SYSTEMSvisit website

Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (MHI) has been at the cutting edge in the development of refrigeration and air conditioning systems for more than 80 years. Today, the company continues to innovate and introduce new technologies that achieve high levels of efficiency in all of its products using CO2.

MHI's range of products include its air-to-water CO2 heat pumps, NH3/CO2 industrial refrigeration system or newly announced CO2 condensing unit for commercial refrigeration.

AB GROUPvisit website

Based in the UK, AB Group has a wide range of expertise in mechanical and electrical systems with a special focus on HVAC&R. Its team works directly with large end-users, offering tailored sustainable solutions and assisting in the drive for innovation, development and delivery of strategies. Meeting energy reduction targets as well as regulatory requirements and changes are one of AB Group’s long-term goals.

RESOURCE DATA MANAGEMENT AUSTRALIAvisit website

Resource Data Management (RDM)  develops, manufactures and distributes world class control and energy management products and software for retail refrigeration, building management systems (BMS), energy management, HVAC and many other control applications. The company provides its customers with highly intuitive, flexible end to end solutions. RDM works extensively with a number of global retailers and businesses, providing systems and controls operating with CO2

SAGINOMIYAvisit website

Saginomiya is a one of leading manufacturer of automatic controls dedicated for refrigeration and air-conditioning units. The company has over 75 years of expertise in designing and producing a wide portfolio of products. Saginomiya began providing products for CO2 transcritical systems since 2000 and gradually extended its portfolio. The company's CO2 line-ups are applicable to various units including CO2 heat pumps, bottle coolers, show cases, supermarket systems, refrigeration units, and many more. Saginomiya is one of the major suppliers to “Eco Cute” hot water heatpump using CO2 that was marketed in Japan since 2001, and since then 400-500.000 heat pumps are being sold annually.

EUROKLIMATvisit website

Established in 1963, Euroklimat designs and produces refrigeration units, heat pumps and precision air conditioners that can be used both for industrial processes and traditional comfort applications. The company’s head offices are located in Italy, near Milan. The Italian factory has over 6,000 m2 of floor space, with 60 employees.

In 2006 Euroklimat, first in Italy,  decided to invest in natural refrigerants: many years of research and tests have given very good results.

Efficiency maximization, energy saving and respect for the planet being the key objectives of Euroklimat’s corporate philosophy, the company aims to become a market leader in the construction of R290 propane chillers, helping the industry to become more efficient, preserving natural resources and protecting the environment.

Euroklimat preserves the belief that customer satisfaction is an indispensable factor for success: constant improvement of products, services and production processes are primary objectives to achieve this result.

KUNDO XTvisit website

Over the past 110 years, the work of KUNDO has continued to be creative and innovative, and they have been able to set technological milestones – for instance, in wireless technology, in energy-saving switch panel designs, CO2 gas warning systems, metering solutions or new technologies for the Internet of Things (IoT). Despite all these different developments, the company has always been driven by the vision: 'Our products have to visibly improve the lives of people.'

The company has developed a gas detection system CO2 CONTROL, which is a decentralized safety system for monitoring harmful CO2 concentrations in artificially ventilated spaces. In order to use CO2 as a natural coolant, it is important for areas with equipment and facilities requiring oversight to be monitored for CO2 leakages and to prevent health hazards. The CO2 CONTROL gas warning system fulfils the statutory requirements and is used in the following situations: safeguarding of cold and deep-freeze rooms at supermarkets and discounters, safeguarding of work environments and all danger zones in which leakages are possible through vaporisers, cable connections or other danger points.

REFPLUSvisit website

RefPlus takes pride in its customization capabilities to offer the most efficient solutions tailored to its clients’ specific needs.  With its state-of-the-art manufacturing facilities located in St-Hubert, Quebec and strong design and engineering capabilities, RefPlus builds the best quality products on the market and delivers the best lead times in the industry. As a manufacturer, RefPlus has developed with the mentality of an engineering team looking to design and build the best products on the market, tailored specifically to customer needs.

In order to reduce the refrigerant environmental footprint, RefPlus has launched the ZeroLeak program. The objective of this audacious program is to reduce the risks of leakage by designing an innovative refrigeration equipment line. RefPlus coils are designed to deliver the ultimate heat transfer efficiency under all operating conditions.

JMM VISIONvisit website

JMM VISION was formed from a Joint Venture between the regional market leading refrigeration consultancy company, JMM Consulting Services and one of Asia’s leading commercialisation firms, Vision Consulting (part of Vision Group of Companies).

With direct relationships with the most cutting edge Research and Development Centres in the world; the company is a regional game changer for Refrigeration and Air Conditioning Energy Saving Solutions – increasing efficiency and dramatically cutting energy costs and reducing carbon footprint.

Coupled with unrivalled expertise in industry specific applications such as Hotels, Marine, Commercial Cold Storage, Food Production and Fisheries; JMM Vision brings a whole new dynamic to the cost efficiencies of businesses and minimises the effects of businesses on the environment.

PARTNERS

SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA EDISONvisit website

Southern California Edison provides electricity and energy efficiency rebates and incentives for lighting, CFLs, food service technology, HVAC, air conditioning and related electric appliances and systems to help manage electricity costs.

INSTITUTE FOR ENERGY ENGINEERINGvisit website

The Institute of Energy Engineering of the Universtat Politècnica de València (IIE-UPV) has a long experience in research and development of components and equipment for refrigeration, heat pump and air conditioning, as well as on the integration of these systems in the building. The main specialties of our laboratory are natural refrigerants, especially hydrocarbons, geothermal systems, and refrigeration equipment for appliances. Another specialty of the IIE is the modeling of thermal systems of any type, highlighting the IMST-ART software, which allows the design and optimization of vapor compression refrigeration equipment.

ECO-BUSINESSvisit website

Eco-Business is the leading digital media company serving Asia Pacific’s clean technology, smart cities, responsible business and sustainable development community. Its platforms and services include the award-winning Eco-Business.com website, custom publications, market research and whitepapers, multimedia production, consultancy, training and high-impact bespoke events catered to deepen discussions on sustainability. 

Eco-Business is headquartered in Singapore, with offices in Sydney, Manila, Kuala Lumpur and Hong Kong.

REFRIGERATION & HVAC INDONESIA visit website

Refrigeration & HVAC Indonesia presents a robust B2B Platform and opens as the 'Largest Refrigeration and Climate Control Exhibition in Indonesia', focusing on three combined sectors – HVAC&R technology; power and renewable energy; and food cold chain technology. 

The trade show will take place 26-28 September 2018 in Hall A1, A2, A3, D1 - Jakarta International Expo, Kemayoran - Indonesia.

CENTRO STUDI GALILEO CSGvisit website

Centro Studi Galileo (CSG) is the most renowned training centre in Italy and is very well known in Europe and around the world for training and information in the sectors of refrigeration, air conditioning and renewable energies.
Founded 40 years ago in the historical and so-called “Capital of the Cold”, Casale Monferrato, CSG has been working with international realities for over four decades, developing top-level and prestigious partnerships with the largest organisations, associations and institutions, both European and throughout the continents. Around 3000 companies are participating in our activities that take place in over 15 locations throughout Italy and the United Kingdom. 
Furthermore, with the United Nations Environment and with the European Commission, which sheds light on the central role played by CSG in the decision-making process and addressing international sectoral policies.

IIF-IIRvisit website

L’Institut International du Froid (IIF) est la seule organisation intergouvernementale rassemblant les compétences scientifiques et techniques et diffusant de façon indépendante les connaissances dans tous les domaines du froid.
Cette organisation s’engage à promouvoir la connaissance du froid au niveau mondial dans toutes ses applications et toutes ses technologies afin d’améliorer la qualité de la vie en respectant l’environnement et en accord avec les impératifs économiques.
Parmi les principaux enjeux: la sécurité alimentaire, la santé, les économies d’énergie et l’efficacité énergétique, le réchauffement climatique et la couche d’ozone stratosphérique.
Ses statuts d'organisation intergouvernementale sont définis par la Convention internationale du 1er décembre 1954 et le Protocole d'application du 20 novembre 1956.
L'IIF comprend 58 Pays Membres, qui participent aux activités de l'Institut par l'intermédiaire de membres de commissions qu'ils proposent. De plus, les entreprises, laboratoires, universités peuvent rejoindre le réseau de l'IIF en devenant Membres collectifs ou bienfaiteurs.

LE SNEFFCAvisit website

Depuis 1944, le Snefcca, Syndicat National des Entreprises du Froid, des Equipements de Cuisines Professionnelles & du Conditionnement de l’Air, a pour vocation d’informer ses adhérents, de représenter l’ensemble de la profession et de promouvoir les métiers du secteur. 
Le Snefcca regroupe et fédère les professionnels du secteur afin de travailler ensemble sur des sujets qui réunissent les acteurs de la filière (formations, énergies renouvelables, réglementation, technique commercial…). 
Véritable lobbyiste et porte-parole de la profession, le Snefcca intervient à tous les niveaux pour orienter les décisions selon les intérêts des entrepreneurs. 
Le Snefcca propose à ses adhérents de multiple outils et supports pour soutenir les chefs d’entreprise dans la gestion quotidienne de leur activité. A travers sa veille réglementaire, législative et juridique, le Snefcca tient informé ses adhérents et les aide à suivre les évolutions. 
Le Snefcca a aussi pour vocation de promouvoir les métiers du secteur auprès des jeunes et des établissements scolaires pour assurer l’avenir de la profession.

INSTITUTO DE INGENIERíA ENERGéTICA (IIE-UPV)visit website

El Instituto de Ingeniería Energética de la Universitat Politècnica de València (IIE-UPV) tiene una larga experiencia en investigación y desarrollo de componentes y equipos de refrigeración, bomba de calor y aire acondicionado, así como en la integración de estos sistemas en el edificio. Dentro de las especialidades de nuestro laboratorio destacan los refrigerantes naturales, especialmente los hidrocarburos, los sistemas geotérmicos, y los equipos frigoríficos de electrodomésticos. Otra especialidad del IIE es el modelado de sistemas térmicos de cualquier tipo, destacando el software IMST-ART que permite el diseño y optimización de equipos frigoríficos de compresión de vapor.

MOSTRA CONVEGNO EXPOCOMFORT ASIA - MCE ASIA 2018visit website

Mostra Convegno Expocomfort (MCE) Asia is the region's leading trade exhibition for energy-efficient solutions in HVAC-R, Plumbing Technology, Sanitary Accessories, and Solar Energy that powers industrial plants, commercial and residential buildings. 
During this event it is possible to network with over 12,000 like-minded industry professionals participating that help make every business opportunity reachable at MCE Asia.
MCE Asia provides a dedicated platform to source from over 450 latest technology and solutions on energy efficiency and HVAC-R related equipment that optimise operation, control and maintenance of buildings and plants, network with local and regional industry professionals and learn from the best practices shared by industry thought leaders.
This annual event for professionals will be held in conjunction with the Build Eco Xpo (BEX) Asia 2018, and the International Green Building Conference 2018, under the all encompassing tree of the Singapore Green Building Week (SGBW).

PARKERvisit website

Parker provides comfort and convenience through refrigeration and air conditioning. With extensive engineering expertise in motion and control, market leading breadth of product, and unequaled global distribution, Parker provides innovative components and complete systems suitable for CO2, hydrocarbons and ammonia refrigerants to customers worldwide.

REFRIGERANTS, NATURALLY!visit website

Refrigerants, Naturally! is a global initiative of companies committed to combat climate change and ozone layer depletion by substituting harmful fluorinated gases ("F-gases", such as CFCs, HCFCs and HFCs) with natural refrigerants. Membership in the initiative includes McDonald’s, PepsiCo, Red Bull, The Coca-Cola Company and Unilever. Refrigerants, Naturally! is supported by Greenpeace and by the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP).

AUSTRALIAN REFRIGERATION ASSOCIATIONvisit website

The ARA is a non-profit association comprised of people and organisations that aims to build a significant membership in all RAC functions. The association delivers solutions and assistance relevant to all participants in the RAC supply chain including design& assessment, training, commercialisation, installation, operation & maintenance, and disposal.

The purpose of the organisation is to advance the science and practice of refrigeration; in the national interest, in all of its applications, in the development of its methods and technology, and in its uses in the community.

RETAvisit website

RETA’s mission is to educate. Through their efforts, they ensure that operators and technicians are equipped with the knowledge to safely run their equipment. RETA provides current and up-to-date information in their publications, the Breeze, Technical Report and Pipeline on all aspects of the industry. RETA has a library of instructional materials available as teaching
aids, used by individual members and colleges across the country. Their certification program is the only ANSI accredited program of its kind in the U.S. 

IIARvisit website

IIAR is the world’s leading advocate for the safe, reliable and efficient use of ammonia and other natural refrigerants. IIAR is a member organization with industry representation including manufacturers, design engineers, contractors, end users, academics, scientists, trainers, government agents and more. IIAR members share their collective knowledge and experience on committees and task forces to produce consensus documents that address various aspects of the commercial and industrial refrigeration industry including the IIAR ANSI approved Suite of Standards, the CO2 Handbook, Process Safety Management and Risk Management Program Guidelines, and the Ammonia Refrigeration Piping Handbook. Each year the IIAR produces the Natural Refrigeration Conference & Expo which includes a peer reviewed technical paper program. This conference brings together over 1,500 key decision makers from all facets of the natural refrigeration industry.

IIAR sets the standard for providing advocacy, education and the most up-to-date technical information to the ammonia and natural refrigeration community. When you belong to the IIAR Community your voice adds impact to our industry.

NASRCvisit website

NASRC is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit focused on bringing all industry stakeholders to the table, from end-users to equipment manufacturers and everyone in between, in order to create a more sustainable future through natural refrigerants. We have set out to tackle the hurdles that are slowing the progress of naturals, specifically within supermarket and retail food refrigeration. Our progress groups, which are open to all NASRC members, are each focused on a specific challenge. NASRC membership is open to any company or individual that is committed to advancing natural refrigerants in order to lessen the environmental impact of commercial refrigeration.

GIZvisit website

The Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH is a global service provider in the field of international cooperation for sustainable development with more than 17,000 employees.

GIZ has over 50 years of experience in a wide variety of areas, including economic development and employment, energy and the environment, and peace and security. Our business volume exceeds 2.1 billion euros.

As a public-benefit federal enterprise, GIZ supports the German Government – in particular the Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ) – and public and private sector clients in around 130 countries in achieving their objectives in international cooperation.

With this aim, GIZ works together with its partners to develop effective solutions that offer people better prospects and sustainably improve their living conditions.

MEDIA PARTNERS

ASHRAE SPAIN CHAPTERvisit website

ASHRAE Spain Chapter es el capítulo oficial de la asociación americana ASHRAE en España. El chapter fue fundado en el año 2007 y promueve y realiza, desde un punto de vista técnico, jornadas, coloquios, cursos, mesas redondas, etc., sobre temas de interés relacionados con el sector de la calefacción, ventilación, aire acondicionado y refrigeración. Además, ofrece soporte a los miembros de ASHRAE adscritos al Spain Chapter y fomenta la asociación y sus fines de acuerdo con los estatutos.

AEFYTvisit website

AEFYT es una asociación sin ánimo de lucro representativa del sector empresarial del frío (industrial, comercial y de hostelería) y del acondicionamiento de aire en España. Las empresas asociadas abarcan diversas actividades: frigoristas (instaladores y mantenedores), fabricantes de equipos frigoríficos y de refrigerantes, consultoría e ingeniería, distribución, reparación y formación e información en las diferentes facetas del  sector del frío.

Entre los objetivos de AEFYT destaca la representación, promoción y defensa de los intereses comunes de las empresas asociadas con el reto de dotarles de las herramientas necesarias para encontrar las mejores vías de colaboración y la resolución de problemas específicos que les permita adaptarse a las exigencias y desafíos de los mercados nacionales e internacionales.

AMMONIA21.COMvisit website

ammonia21.com is a platfrom for all developments on the natural refrigerant R717 (NH3). The website is a gateway to the global refrigerant community. It covers news affecting the use of ammonia worldwide, papers database & frequently asked questions about NH3 in different applications and the latest product & technology news. 

ACCELERATE JAPANvisit website

Brought to you by shecco, the worldwide experts in natural refrigerant news, Accelerate Japan is the frst bi-monthly news magazine in Japanese written for and about the most progressive business leaders working with natural refrigerant solutions in all HVAC&R sectors.

CALORYFRIO.COMvisit website

Caloryfrio.com nace en el año 2000 como portal sectorial de las instalaciones de climatización, calefacción y aire acondicionado, refrigeración y frío, ventilación, agua y baño, energías renovables y ahorro de energía. Como referente informativo sobre tecnologías y sistemas, normativas, entrevistas, actualidad y eventos del sector, su misión se centra en generar contenido de valor y divulgar el conocimiento del sector de las instalaciones en Internet. El portal Caloryfrio.com, con más de 39.000 suscriptores a sus boletines digitales, se ha desarrollado como un site multidisciplinar que engloba web de actualidad, blog, site de presupuestos, marketplace y redes sociales.

IIR INTERNATIONAL CONGRESS OF REFRIGERATIONvisit website

A tradition for over a century, the IIR International Congresses of Refrigeration bring together scientists, researchers, engineers and technicians from around the world every 4 years. The ICR 2019 Congress, taking place from August 24-30, is the next stop on our journey. Our theme, "Refrigeration for Human Health and Future Prosperity”, befits our host city of Montreal, where the original Montreal Protocol on substances that deplete the ozone layer (such as CFCs and HFCs) was signed.


Over 1,000 abstracts have been received, underlining the strong participation that is a hallmark of all ICR Congresses. Our focus will be on the current issues we are all facing: energy saving and energy efficiency, food supply, health, reduction of global warming, and the protection of the ozone layer. Count yourself in! Join us in Montreal from August 24-30 for the highly anticipated ICR 2019 Congress.

HYDROCARBONS21.COMvisit website

hydrocarbons21.com aims to support the worldwide use of hydrocarbon refrigerants in cooling, refrigeration, and heating. It is more than a platform to advertise Hydrocarbons (HC) technology. Rather it is an interactive tool that will help you stay connected with the global HC community and be informed about latest developments regarding the use of hydrocarbons as natural refrigerants, including propane, isobutane, propylene and others.

R744.COMvisit website

R744.com is your interactive platform to cover "Everything R744" in Mobile Air Conditioning (MAC), Refrigeration, Heat Pumps, and other applications. The website will keep you abreast of all developments on the natural refrigerant R744 (CO2) in a user-friendly way. Since its launch, 33 more companies and research institutes have joined R744.com as Partners (as of May 2008). Pioneers in CO2 Technology, they are actively involved in the development of this collaborative platform.

RAC MAGAZINEvisit website

RAC Magazine is the leading source of news, information and analysis for the refrigeration and air conditioning industry. For over a century, RAC has provided decision makers with unrivalled coverage of the latest technical innovations that drive this sector. 

THENATURALVOICEvisit website

THENATURALVOICE is an open statement supported by industry partners around the world that points to the potential of natural refrigerants as a technologically viable, safe and efficient alternative in the global heating, ventilation, air conditioning, and refrigeration (HVAC&R) industry.

THENATURALVOICE speaks out about the ecological, economic, and social benefits of CO2, ammonia, and hydrocarbons as replacements to potent greenhouse gases currently used for heating and cooling around the world.

THENATURALVOICE is a positive message to climate negotiators looking for available alternatives to the climate crisis we are facing.



COM.PACKvisit website

Energy and resource efficiency in the supply chain and related packaging management are the central themes running through all the sections of the Italian journal COM.PACK. It brings suppliers, retailers, users and consumers closer to sustainability, supporting them in the search for new solutions, tools and possibilities. Refrigeration, as an essential opportunity to improve energy efficiency in the food and beverage supply chain, which is itself 40% of the packaging market value, is one of the aspects the magazine regularly analyses

R718.COMvisit website

R718.com aims to support the worldwide use of water as refrigerant in cooling, refrigeration, and heating. It is more than a platform to advertise water refrigeration technology. Rather it is an interactive tool that will help you stay connected with the global natural refrigerant community and be informed about latest developments regarding the use of water as natural refrigerant.

REHVAvisit website

REHVA is the Federation of European Heating, Ventilation and Air-Conditioning Associations representing a network of more than 100 000 engineers from 26 countires. REHVA is the professional pan-European organization dedicated to the improvement of health, comfort and energy efficiency in all buildings and communities.

CONTRACTING BUSINESSvisit website

ContractingBusiness.com is the leading business-to-business magazine for commercial, residential, and industrial contractors in the North American HVACR industry. It has the largest contractor circulation, and retains the readership of the industry’s best, most progressive contractors and dealers in the United States and Canada.

Written largely by contractors for contractors, the Contracting Business brand is focused on providing accurate and useful information for HVACR contractors, and has been for the past 68 years. 

Our editorial team includes staff editors with tremendous industry experience, contributing columnists who are active in the HVACR industry, and an editorial advisory board comprised of the HVACR industry’s premier company owners, expert consultants, and business-building leaders. 
 
The ContractingBusiness.com information arsenal includes HVAC-Talk.com, the HVACR industry’s most-visited online discussion forum, the NATE Magazine, and HVACR/Hydronics Distribution Business. 
ContractingBusiness.com is a Penton publication.
 

ZEROSOTTOZEROvisit website

Zerosottozero, published by New Techniques, is the only monthly Italian magazine dedicated to the field of commercial and industrial refrigeration.

COOL & COMFORTvisit website

Cool & Comfort is the leading magazine in Benelux for Refrigeration – Ventilation – Heat pumps – Thermic solar. The magazine has two editions (Belgium & Luxemburg and the Netherlands) and is distributed 4x/year to refrigeration engineers, heating/air conditioning/heat pump installers, engineering and design offices, architects, public and private technical services and industrial enterprises.

Cool & Comfort provides the latest information and technology through application-oriented articles, featuring cover system design, new products, industry meetings, trade shows, legislation and regulations.

REFRIGERATION INDUSTRYvisit website

Refrigeration industry is website about refrigeration news, events, equipment and companies worldwide featuring new products, technology and other news related to refrigeration equipments. 

The company was founded in Moscow, Russia in 2005 and has an extensive network of refrigeration companies in Russia and Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS). Refrigeration industry also has a Russian language website holodcatalog.ru, featuring an online company directory and product catalogue.

FRISCHE LOGISTIKvisit website

The only German-language trade magazine that deals with all issues in the temperature-controlled logistics process. For more than ten years now, Frischelogistik Magazine has informed this very diverse industry with its news and reports. From production, packaging and labelling, quality and freshness through storage and transport to shipment delivery and point-of-sale.
Of course the food cold chain plays an indispensable role in our magazine but that's not the only area covered by Frischelogistik Magazine. Pharmaceuticals and other chemicals and even flowers are not missing in our reports.

Since autumn 2013 Frischelogistik Magazine has been printing the latest cold chain news in English and in German.

JOURNAL OF HV&ACvisit website

Journal of HV&AC is a leading professional magazine in China HVAC&R industry with almost 45 years. It is focusing on advanced technologies and products development and application, as well as building energy efficiency, indoor air quality and renewable energy. The magazine is one of kinds of reference books for designers, contractors, stakeholders and researchers, with over 60,000 readership.

ACCELERATE AMERICAvisit website

Brought to you by shecco, the worldwide experts in natural refrigerant news, Accelerate America is the first monthly news magazine written for and about the most progressive business leaders working with natural refrigerant solutions in all HVAC&R sectors. Featuring exclusive interviews with end users, suppliers, policy makers and more, Accelerate America provides a showcase for best practice while analyzing the market’s increasing need for natural refrigerant HVAC&R technology.

ACCELERATE EUROPEvisit website

Produced by shecco Media, the worldwide expert in natural refrigerant news, Accelerate Europe is the first quarterly news magazine written for and about Europe’s most progressive business leaders working with climate-friendly natural refrigerants, from the colder Scandinavian and northern European regions to its hotter southern climates. Featuring exclusive interviews with end users, suppliers, policy makers and more, Europe provides a showcase for best practice while analysing the market’s increasing need for natural refrigerant HVAC&R technology.

HVAC INTELLIGENCEvisit website

CALORYFRIO.COMvisit website

Caloryfrio.com is a leading Spanish digital media company working to disseminate HVAC&R knowledge. The website offers unique content and specialised information on AC, heating and cooling & refrigeration on a daily basis, taking into account key factors when communicating: current topics, connectivity, participation, knowledge management and the use of different channels (social media, video and newsletters).

AEFYTvisit website

AEFYT represents the refrigeration sector in Spain, before the European, national and regional public administration. It is an independent and non-profit association formed by highly qualified professionals. The objective is to represent, promote and defend the legitimacy and common interests of their partners. AEFYT has 152 members. The main activities include representing the refrigeration industry, promoting the relationship between the association and the government and collaborating in order to update the legislation, supporting the preparation of studies and encouraging the development of technology, improvement of quality, safety and energy efficiency of products and services. AEFYT also diffuses and publishes journals, organises workshops and conferences, and promotes fairs and exhibitions.

ALAS - ASOCIACIóN LATINOAMERICA DE SUPERMERCADOSvisit website

The Latin American Supermarkets Association is a non-profit organisation founded in 1986. Its members include institutions, chambers, associations and federations in the food retail industry, as well as supermarket chains in 18 countries within Latin America, the U.S and the Caribbean.

ACCELERATE AUSTRALIAvisit website

Brought to you by shecco, the worldwide experts in natural refrigerant news, Accelerate Australia is the first monthly news magazine written for and about the most progressive business leaders working with natural refrigerant solutions in all HVAC&R sectors. Featuring exclusive interviews with end users, suppliers, policy makers and more, Accelerate Australia provides a showcase for best practice while analyzing the market’s increasing need for natural refrigerant HVAC&R technology.

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SHECCOvisit website

shecco is a Market Development company helping companies worldwide to bring their climate friendly solutions faster to market.