• Cooling India
  • Jun 15, 2017

Cold storage facilities carry all the same potential dangers as a standard warehouse, as well as a few special risks and fire hazards that have to be dealt with. Risk assessment shows the kind of approach a cold storage warehousing might take. Use it as a guide to think through some of the hazards in place and the steps needed to take to control the risks towards protecting people…

  • Cooling India
  • May 15, 2017

The cold chain business all round is expected to grow at a CAGR of around 28% and to touch a market size of around Rs 750 billion in the current year. As a business opportunity therefore, this sector presents immense prospects for existing players to cash on the emerging opportunities as well as new entrepreneurs to develop new solutions…

  • Cooling India
  • May 15, 2017

Chilling is one of the most common methods for preserving foods. Carried out correctly, it can provide a high-quality, nutritious and safe product for consumption with a long storage life. The principal factor controlling the safety and quality of a refrigerated (chilled) food is its temperature. In many cases, the time taken to reach the desired temperature is also important…

  • Cooling India
  • May 15, 2017

Reefer consignments, unlike standard container shipments are extremely complicated and are far more skill and knowledge-intensive. It is essential that a strong awareness encompasses such crucial aspects as the specific atmospheric and environmental controls required for refrigerated containers, and the correct loading procedures…

  • Cooling India
  • Feb 15, 2017

Moisture loss from fresh produce causes it to shrivel or wrinkle and lose quality. Therefore, proper measures must be taken during cold storage to minimize moisture loss which also represents a direct loss of saleable amount...

  • Cooling India
  • Feb 15, 2017

Hermetic basically means fully sealed or air tight. Conventionally, the compressor, receiver, filter drier and valves used to be fitted to the pipelines through flanged nut and bolt connections or threaded connections. With these units, there was always a limitation on the low pressure that the unit could work on…

  • Cooling India
  • Feb 15, 2017

Federation of Cold Storage Association of India (FCSAI) has said that the huge stocks of potatoes in cold storages across the country have started rotting due to slump in sale following demonetisation.

  • Cooling India
  • Dec 15, 2016

The storage conditions of the goods are kept at an optimal level for minimum weight loss. Each room is monitored and visualised on a full-screen Danfoss System Manager enabling smart optimisation...