Charging refrigeration plant
Refrigeration & AC

How to Charge Refrigeration Plant on Ships?

The refrigeration plant is an important system on the ship which needs to be charged with refrigerant gas at regular intervals of time. In this article we explain how to charge refrigeration plant on ships using gas charging method.

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Refrigeration & AC

Construction and Working of Ship’s Refrigeration plant

The refrigeration plants on merchant vessels play a vital part in carrying refrigerated cargo and provisions for the crew on board. In reefer ships, the temperature of the perishable or temperature sensitive cargo such as food, chemical, or liquefied gas, is controlled by the refrigeration plant of the ship.

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Refrigeration & AC

Learn About Fatal Bacteria that Grow in Ship’s Air-Con System

It is a known fact that there are certain types of bacteria which flourish in the air conditioning system of a ship. These organisms or bacteria flourish or increase in number in stagnant water or in wet deposits of slime or sludge. If these bacteria multiply exponentially and are not removed then they spoil the living condition on ship, making it harmful for the crew.

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Refrigeration & AC

Types of Heat Exchangers on a Ship

Different types of heat exchangers are used on board a ship. The type of heat exchange used for a particular usage depends on the application and requirement. In this article we talk about different types of heat exchangers used on a ship.

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