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…

Understanding Capacity Control in Ship’s Air Conditioning and Refrigeration System

Capacity control of a refrigeration plant can be defined as a system which controls the output of the plant as…

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…

Everything You Ever Wanted to Know About Container Refrigeration Unit

Refrigeration containers, commonly known as reefer containers are used to move perishable and temperature sensitive cargo from one place to…

8 Most Common Problems Found in Ship’s Refrigeration System

Refrigeration system is one of the most important machinery systems on board ships that requires continuous monitoring and maintenance from…

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…

What are the Safety Devices on the Refrigeration System of a Ship?

Different safety devices like HP & LP switch,relief & solenoid valve,oil differential pressure switch etc are fitted to safeguard refrigeration…

How Perishable Food Products are Transported Using Reefer Ship?

Refrigerated shipping such as reefer ships or refrigerated carrier helps in transporting refrigerated cargo to its destination without any loss…

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…

Guidelines on Quality of Refrigerant Used on Ships

A major quality concern with regard to refrigerants is their purity. The moisture content in the refrigerant is of great…