AIR offers expertise in R717 critical process refrigeration

By Sabine Lobnig, Jul 23, 2009, 18:28 2 minute reading

The US-based company American Industrial Refrigeration (AIR) is showcasing its know-how in the field of engineering and design-build services for industrial ammonia refrigeration. Over 30 years of experience with refrigeration systems helps the company to optimise the production capacity, efficiency and operating cost of their projects.

Since 1978, AIR has developed its expertise in critical process refrigeration systems. The company became a recognised industry leader in engineering, design, installation and service of refrigeration, process, and utility systems, especially for ammonia-based systems. AIR is licensed in States across the U.S. and has completed projects worldwide in Asia, Central America, and Europe.

American Industrial Refrigeration is fully qualified to execute and complete large and small projects in refrigeration and process/utility piping, and provide engineering, troubleshooting, service and maintenance of the ammonia refrigeration systems. Its engineering and service staff includes registered professionals and designers, construction managers, and trainers, who are involved with a project throughout the design/installation phase and continue to be available after completion to assist the owner’s personnel.

The company also provides start-up supervision and training of the operator’s personnel. Moreover, for all projects a system manual is prepared, including operation and maintenance bulletins on all major equipment, control valves, and controls. The training consists of classroom and hands-on demonstration. In addition, AIR has certified professionals experienced in the federally mandated Process Safety Management (PSM) and Risk Management Program (RMP). AIR can assist in the documentation and implementation of any or all elements of PSM/RMP as part of its projects. It also offers PSM/RMP materials for existing facilities as a stand-alone service.

AIR’s services
  • AIR offers the following services:
  • Feasibility Evaluation
  • Constructability Evaluation
  • Turnkey Engineering
  • Conceptual Budgeting for Owner
  • Design / Build Refrigeration Systems
  • Specification Preparation
  • Fabrication (Shop Environment) Packaged Skid Units, Misc Metals, Control Valve Groups
  • PSM Services
  • Worldwide delivery and Installation

About AIR

AIR was founded in 1978 and is specialised in design engineering, mechanical contracting, and maintenance, as well as educational services for refrigeration systems in industrial plants. With over 30 years of experience, AIR’s capabilities comprise today the entire spectrum of food-grade process plant and storage applications. Its expertise ranges from utility and process systems for food grade plants to include AIR factory-fabricated NH3 skids, as well as delivery of conventional engine room refrigeration systems. In addition we provide engineering and design-build services for industrial refrigeration systems.


By Sabine Lobnig

Jul 23, 2009, 18:28

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