ATMO America: Low-Charge Packaged Ammonia Systems Found to Be Very Efficient

Low-charge packaged ammonia/NH3 (R717) refrigeration units installed at cold storage warehouses in Sioux Falls, South Dakota (U.S.), and Hamilton, Ontario (Canada) were found to have low Specific Energy Consumption (SEC) values, according to Kurt Liebendorfer, Vice President at Evapco, and Rob Adams, Principal at Ti Cold, who described these installations during a case study session at ATMO America in Alexandria, Virginia on June 7.

The conference, held June 7–8, was organized by ATMOsphere, publisher of

Evapco supplied the ammonia units and Ti Cold built the facilities for Lineage Logistics in Sioux Falls and Sierra Supply Chain Services in Hamilton. 

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