Category Archives: Industrial Refrigeration

Glycol Chiller Information

3 FAQs for Glycol Chiller Systems Have you been tasked with doing research on glycol chiller systems for either industrial use or for a brewery, winery or other food industry application? Here are three common questions clients tend to ask when first learning about this type of industrial refrigeration system. 1. What is a Glycol … Continue reading Glycol Chiller Information

Chilling Equipment Parts Safety: Overpressure Protection

Can Your Chilling Equipment Parts Stand the Pressure? Safety Tips for Keeping Your Refrigeration Pressure Valves, Pipes, and other Chilling Equipment Parts in Safe Operation Safety is a key concern for industrial refrigeration facilities. Regardless the size of your chilling system, the constantly fluctuating hot and cold temperatures flowing through chiller pipes creates intense pressurization. … Continue reading Chilling Equipment Parts Safety: Overpressure Protection

Industrial Refrigerated Systems increases customer support in Niagara Region

Industrial Refrigerated Systems Limited (IRSL),a Berg Group company, announces the opening of a new location in Niagara,increasing sales and service support to local vineyards and craft breweries. “Our customers, both long-standing and recent, depend on reliable, efficient refrigeration systems to meet their targets. We are already providing exceptional service to breweries and wine producers around … Continue reading Industrial Refrigerated Systems increases customer support in Niagara Region

3 Steps to Ammonia Emergency Preparedness for Industrial Refrigeration

How to Ensure Ammonia Safety in Your Chilling System The use of ammonia for industrial refrigeration is preferred for both performance and environmental reasons, yet precautions must be taken to ensure optimum ammonia safety and that dangers are minimized in cases of accidents, leaks, or spills. To ensure that workers are kept safe, at minimum, … Continue reading 3 Steps to Ammonia Emergency Preparedness for Industrial Refrigeration

Disposing of Chiller Ice Rink Shavings: What Ice Rink Managers Should Think for Keeping Ice Rinks Running Efficiently

Whether you are operating a stand-alone ice rink, a sports multiplex, or a professional sports venue, the question how best to dispose of a resurfacer’s ice shavings is one that all ice-rink managers must answer. Efficiently and safely maintaining a smooth and solid ice surface is at the core of all ice rink operations. This … Continue reading Disposing of Chiller Ice Rink Shavings: What Ice Rink Managers Should Think for Keeping Ice Rinks Running Efficiently

The Evolution of Ice Rink Maintenance and How Dehumidification Benefits Players and Spectators Alike

Humidity and air quality play a large role in ice rink maintenance. Ice rink dehumidification units and processes have evolved a great deal over the years as early arenas were not built to withstand temperature variances encountered today. By understanding the evolution of ice rink maintenance and learning about the new dehumidification technologies available, ice … Continue reading The Evolution of Ice Rink Maintenance and How Dehumidification Benefits Players and Spectators Alike

Mechanical Refrigerating Systems Checklist

Spring is a great time for plant managers and ice rink technicians to accomplish their annual chiller maintenance tasks. Industrial Refrigerated Systems, Ltd has developed a convenient checklist to help you with this task and to have as a reference for ongoing and routine refrigeration maintenance tasks that should take place throughout the year. We … Continue reading Mechanical Refrigerating Systems Checklist

Keeping Food and Beverage Workers Safe Around Ammonia Refrigeration

Dangerous Ammonia Refrigeration Leaks: How to Keep Food and Beverage Employees Safe Food and beverage safety is a critical matter for plant room managers, and when it comes to storing food with ammonia refrigeration, ensuring the safety of workers is of utmost importance. Ammonia is one of the most highly produced chemicals in the world … Continue reading Keeping Food and Beverage Workers Safe Around Ammonia Refrigeration

Industrial Refrigerated Systems Joins Berg Chilling Systems

Berg Chilling Systems formally announced its acquisition of Industrial Refrigerated Systems (IRSL) this week. The transaction was completed in December 2016, and early response from customers and industry stakeholders has been extremely positive. The acquisition combines the skills and expertise of our two companies, and will now provide customers with a one stop shop for … Continue reading Industrial Refrigerated Systems Joins Berg Chilling Systems