The Food Plant > Refrigeration & cooling

Refrigerated vehicles for hire

01 July, 2017

Refrigerated Transport Hire has a fleet of refrigerated vehicles available for hire including 1- to 28-tonne trucks equipped with either 10 A, 15 A or three-phase with the 10 A, so hirers can plug the vehicles in to household/factory electrical supplies or most generators.


Bacharach acquires Parasense

22 May, 2017

Bacharach, reperesented in Australia by System Control Engineering, has acquired Parasense, a company that specialises in refrigeration detection and monitoring equipment for the food retail and military segments of the refrigeration and air-conditioning market.


Metis Monitoring SMART HVAC-R Kit

15 May, 2017

The Metis Monitoring SMART HVAC-R kit transforms any HVAC or refrigeration equipment into a smart system. The system monitors a variety of things, enabling users to know exactly when and how equipment needs to be serviced.


Industrial Frigo water chillers

15 May, 2017

Industrial Frigo's water chillers are suitable for food and beverage manufacturers who are focused on high energy efficiency and long equipment life.


Schaefer Foodmaster 600 OSHA Compliant Washdown Duty Circulation Fan

10 May, 2017

The Foodmaster 600 OSHA Compliant Washdown Duty Circulation Fan is suitable for effectively and efficiently moving air in work areas where strict hygiene requirements exist.


Agru Coolsafe piping and fitting system

01 May, 2017

Coolsafe is a pre-insulated double containment piping and fitting system specially designed to optimise the entire secondary cooling cycle by reducing energy and installation costs.


Plate freezers — one of the 'hidden secrets' driving Australian beef's international success

15 March, 2017 by Jon Condon*

What's driven the massive investment by Australian red meat processors in large-scale plate freezing technology over the past few years? Jon Condon* took a look at a piece of somewhat obscure and perhaps little-appreciated processing technology which in no small way is helping consolidate Australia's reputation as the world's best beef exporter, based on quality, consistency and product performance.


New president for the ARA

01 March, 2017

The Australian Refrigeration Association (ARA) has a new president — Ian Tuena.


Keeping it cold

07 February, 2017

A new automated, robotic, temperature-controlled storage facility is gaining clients in the Southern Hemisphere.


Acquisitions expand Digi's cold chain reach

01 February, 2017

Recent acquisitions by Digi International have strengthened its position as a cold chain provider in the foodservice industry.


Maersk Container Industry Star Cool Integrated reefers

15 December, 2016

Maersk Container Industry's Star Cool Integrated reefers are equipped with the latest technology to protect perishable cargo during long-distance transportation and keep energy consumption at a minimum.


Coldline Living LIFE multifunction domestic blast chiller

23 November, 2016

Coldline Living has launched the LIFE multifunction domestic blast chiller.


How to reduce dehydration in frozen products

18 November, 2016

Dehydration is influenced by many factors that occur during the freezing process. By understanding these factors, users can choose an optimal freezing technology that will reduce cost and increase productivity and quality.


Flash fires and refrigerant system servicing

26 October, 2016

SafeWork NSW has released a Safety Alert about the risk of flash fires when unsweating copper fittings in refrigeration systems.


Coldline Living VISION multifunctional blast chiller

26 September, 2016

Coldline Living's VISION commercial blast chillers can perform multiple functions, including blast chilling, shock freezing, proving, thawing, storage and chocolate crystallisation/holding.


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