Category Archives: Maintenance Tips

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

Keeping Food and Beverage Chilling Systems Operating at Peak Performance

The industrial chilling system at the heart of your food and beverage processing plant is likely the highest consumer of energy in your facility, but how confident are you that it is operating at peak performance? Even the smallest reductions in industrial refrigeration efficiencies can incur great costs both financially, and in terms of food … Continue reading Keeping Food and Beverage Chilling Systems Operating at Peak Performance

Did You Know Labels Can Cause a Corrosion Issue?

Recently, a study was conducted which concluded that poor, old or substandard labeling on pipes and equipment can cause corrosion issues. This study was commissioned by the US Chemical Safety Board, but it is very much applicable to the machines we service here at Industrial Refrigerated Systems Ltd. What is corrosion? Pipe corrosion can take … Continue reading Did You Know Labels Can Cause a Corrosion Issue?

Compressor Maintenance Services We Provide

A big part of the service & repairs offered at Industrial Refrigerated Services Inc. involves screw compressors: Rotary screw compressor maintenance: Restoring old (yet still functional and operational) screw compressors to like-new condition. Used screw compressors for sale: Replacing worn out compressors with high-quality and very reliable pre-owned units. Models Served Regardless of what make … Continue reading Compressor Maintenance Services We Provide

Refrigeration Demands of Hot Weather: Is Your System Ready For It?

Summer is coming and with it brings heat, dust and humidity – all of which contribute to an increased workload for your refrigeration system. Regular maintenance is your best defence against unnecessary operating costs and catastrophic system failure so to ensure a smooth and profitable season, here are some ways to optimize the performance of … Continue reading Refrigeration Demands of Hot Weather: Is Your System Ready For It?