ISH 2019: proportion of international visitors climbs to record level

ISH 2019: proportion of international visitors climbs to record level

ISH, the world’s leading trade fair for HVAC + Water, once again gave an impressive demonstration of its importance for German and international visitors and exhibitors. Achieving the climate targets is only possible by interconnecting systems and trades. With innumerable solutions, the global meeting place generated a plethora of fresh and future-oriented impulses.

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R-600a Isobutane Refrigerant Fact & Info Sheet

In the very beginning of refrigerants and air conditioning there were a select few refrigerants used. These refrigerants occurred naturally within our environment and were known as natural refrigerants. These included ammonia, carbon dioxide, water, and oxygen. Among these natural refrigerants under a subset category are what’s known as hydrocarbon refrigerants. Some examples of hydrocarbon refrigerants are propane, butane, ethyl, and isobutane.

SWEP hosts guest lecture at Lund Technical University, Sweden

Vijaya Sekhar Gullapalli, Manager SSP Core Development at SWEP, has started a tradition to participate in a guest lecture at Lund Technical University (LTH) - department of mechanical engineering.

Emerson’s New Hybrid Laser Process Gas Analyzer Reduces Costs for Continuous Emissions Monitoring

In the midst of increasing compliance demands for emissions monitoring and nitrogen oxide (NOx) measurement in industrial applications, companies now have the opportunity to move beyond costly consumables and complex gas sample treatment associated with aging, legacy measurement systems.

Dollar General announces initiative to self-distribute fresh, frozen foods

The DG Fresh initiative, launched through a cold storage facility in Pottsville, Pa., already serves approximately 300 Dollar General stores in the Northeast.

Chigo HVAC Was Awarded as Annual Tax Payment over 100 Million Yuan Enterprise

On March 15th, the Lishui Economic Promotion Bureau of Nanhai District of Foshan City awarded Chigo HVAC and Chigo Air Conditioning the title of “2018 annual tax payment over 100 million yuan enterprise”.

STULZ: New Manufacturing Plant in Dayton, TN

STULZ is a leading global manufacturer of precision air conditioning, humidification equipment and solutions with their Global Headquarters located in Hamburg, Germany.

Coldchain monitoring market booms

The global cold chain monitoring market is fragmented and the major players have used various strategies such as new product launches, expansions, agreements, joint ventures, partnerships, acquisitions, and others to increase their footprints in this market in order to sustain in long run.

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Ductless ACs Boom in Atlanta — Report on the 2019 AHR Expo

During an action-packed three days spanning January 14 to 16, the 2019 AHR Expo, the world’s largest heating, ventilation, air conditioning, and refrigeration (HVAC&R) event, was held in Atlanta, Georgia. Under unusually cold weather conditions in Atlanta, 1,824 exhibitors showcased their hot products to 45,078 visitors.

Next-generation Refrigerant Initiatives

The International Symposium on New Refrigerants and Environmental Technology 2018 (Kobe Symposium) was held at the Kobe International Conference Center and organized by the Japan Refrigeration and Air Conditioning Indus- try Association (JRAIA). The 13th edition of the symposium started on December 6 and ended with success on December 7.


AHRI Contributing to Healthy Growth of U.S. HVAC&R Industry

JARN interviewed Stephen Yurek, president and chief executive officer (CEO), the Air-Conditioning, Heating, and Refrigeration Institute (AHRI). He talked about recent trends in U.S. air conditioning demand, standards and regulations, the move to low global warming potential (GWP) refrigerants, and AHRI’s recent activities.

Nidec Extends Competency by Drawing on Synergy with Secop Compressors

During Chillventa 2018, JARN interviewed Ricardo Maciel, president of Cold (compressor) Business Unit, Nidec Global Appliance Division, to hear about the focus on the acquisition of Secop and the synergy created.

Embraco New R290 Compressors Contributing to Enhanced Product Efficiency

During Chillventa 2018 held in Germany in October, JARN interviewed Luis Felipe Dau, president of Embraco, to hear about the company’s new products and business performance in the global market.


SpacePak Names National Sales Manager

Mestek is pleased to announce the promotion of Jim Bashford to National Sales and Training Manager for SpacePak, the industry leading manufacturer of small duct heating and cooling systems.

Bosch Thermotechnology Corp. Sponsors New Hampshire FIRST Tech Challenge State Championship

Bosch Thermotechnology sponsored the New Hampshire FIRST (For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology) Tech Challenge (FTC) State Championship on Saturday, February 2, at Southern New Hampshire University, demonstrating the company’s commitment to fostering STEM education initiatives that inspire future generations to innovate.

Ecoer Inc. Names Aldo’s HVAC LLC 2018 Dealer of the Year

Ecoer Inc., a manufacturer of state-of-the-art residential HVAC split systems, recognized Aldo’s HVAC LLC as their 2018 Dealer of the Year on January 15, 2019 at the AHR Expo in Atlanta, GA.


TICA Makes A Grand Entrance at Climate World 2019 with Highly-Applauded GHP Gas VRF

At the Climate World 2019 held at the Moscow Expocentre from March 4 to 7, TICA exhibited its GHP Gas VRF, full heat recovery modular unit and full DC inverter VRF unit, and got the praise of local HVAC experts, designers and professionals.

3 Marketing Lessons from an Uber Driver

At the AHR Show in Atlanta, we traveled several times by Uber. One driver in particular stood out. Here are three marketing lessons he taught. When we loaded into his car, we were confronted by advertisements he created for a cleaning service.  This caught everyone’s attention.

Trane Named America’s Most Trusted

Trane® has been named the 2019 America’s Most Trusted HVAC system by Lifestory Research. The 2019 America’s Most Trusted is a study of more than 11,000 consumers actively shopping or considering a product, and who have formed an opinion of the brand. As a result, Trane has been recognized as the Most Trusted HVAC brand. Lifestory’s evaluation process includes consumers detailing why they trust specific brands.

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Sifa 2018 in Lyon — A Great Success

Lyon is known as France’s ‘capital of refrigeration’, and lived up to its reputation. For the first time, Sifa, a leading exhibition dedicated to refrigeration and air conditioning technologies and encompassing commercial refrigeration, industrial refrigeration, air conditioning, and the cold chain, was held in Lyon on November 28–29, 2018, and attracted a record number of visitors.

Ductless ACs Boom in Atlanta — Report on the 2019 AHR Expo--Photo Report

Johnson Controls—gathered JCI, YORK, and Hitachi brands products at its booth. JCI exhibited the Metasys 10.0 building automation system, Nexus Premier 25 to 50-ton commercial rooftop units, and the Enterprise Management open, comprehensive analytical platform, etc.

Refcold India Makes Impressive Debut--Photo Report

Kirloskar Pneumatic—is one of the leading Indian companies in refrigeration, air, and gas compression.