Wednesday Oct 11, 2017

Proud to be a Winner in the 2017 Champion Canterbury Business Awards

Award won by Active Refrigeration in the Infrastructure/Trades Category read


Wednesday Oct 4, 2017

Active Refrigeration - Proud IIAR Members

Active Refrigeration are proud to be members of the International Institute of Ammonia Refrigeration (IIAR). IIAR are the world's leading advocate for the safe, reliable and efficient use of ammonia and other natural refrigerants.
It gives Active Refrigeration comfort to know they are being well educated and kept up-to-date with the latest safety and technical information by another industry leader.
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Friday Sep 1, 2017

2017 Champion Canterbury Business Awards - "ACTIVE REFRIGERATION FINALIST"

Active Refrigeration are pleased to be announced a finalist in the 2017 Champion Canterbury Business Awards in the Infrastructure/Trades category.
Our entry show cased Active Refrigeration’s contribution towards Canterbury’s growth, our commitment to the environment and our innovative projects we have delivered to help grow and support our client’s complex operations. 
This is a wonderful achievement yet again for Active Refrigeration and we will keep everyone posted following the A… read


Monday Aug 21, 2017

Winner "Health and Safety Initiative of the Year" 2017

We are very proud to announce that on Wednesday 9th August, at the 2017 Deloitte Energy Excellence Awards, Active Refrigeration was awarded the winner for the Health and Safety Initiative of the year category. Active took out some tough competition from other finalists in the group, including Vector and Transpower which both showcased some great entries. 
Active Refrigeration demonstrates a Health and Safety system which has been created to deliver a simplistic approach while still being com… read


Monday Jul 17, 2017

Ultra Reliable Gas Leak Detection for Industrial Safety

Check out Photonic Innovations video to hear more on their laser based gas-leak sensors. read


Friday Jun 23, 2017

Deloitte Energy Excellence 2017 Award Finalist

Active Refrigeration are pleased to announce their entries into the Health and Safety Initiative of the Year and Large Energy User Initiative of the Year have been selected as finalists. read


Wednesday Jun 7, 2017

Laser tech firm signs first Distribution Deal

New Zealand’s industrial gas sensing equipment manufacturer Photonic Innovations Ltd have partnered with Active Refrigeration to form their first NZ wide distribution agreement. read


Monday May 29, 2017

Thermal Solutions Announcement

Active Refrigeration are pleased to announce that they have recently acquired a controlling stake in a leading New Zealand company “Thermal Solutions”. read


Wednesday Aug 17, 2016

Winning through energy savings - doing more with less

Converting their water heating system to a new ammonia based heat pump has reduced Hellers Ltd’s carbon emissions by 91% and is saving them $148,000 per year. That’s money they’ve reinvested in their plant, and given them additional capacity for the company to grow in future.
Click here to read more and view the video... read


Friday Jul 29, 2016

Sustainability: Big gains on tap from trimming energy use

Big gains are up for grabs for industrial players keen on switching to energy efficient production equipment, say industry insiders. read