IIR document

Cold Store Guide.

Author(s) : DELAUNAY J.

Type of monograph: Guide/Handbook


This 3rd edition of the Cold store guide has been reworked and updated from top to bottom. For this, an international team of refrigeration specialists in the areas of design, construction and cold-store management was assembled by the IIR. Builders of cold stores, producers of cold and all those using the cold chain will find practical solutions to many of their problems in this work. Among the areas covered in the guide are operating programmes, storage and handling means, automation, general cold-store planning, new management techniques, refrigerating equipment, relations with transporters, fire and accident safety, insurance and different types of contracts. The guide is abundantly illustrated with figures, photographs and diagrams. Main topics: - Cold store design - Construction - Operation - Safety and regulations - Checklists on handling and customer relations.

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Pages: 205


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  • Original title: Cold Store Guide.
  • Record ID : 1994-0683
  • Languages: English
  • Publication: Iif-iir - France
  • Edition statement: ed. 3
  • Publication date: 1993
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  • ISBN: 2-903-633-63-11
  • Document available for consultation in the library of the IIR headquarters only.