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FSDF member Star Refrigeration experts will be hosting two CPD Certified seminars as part of the conference programme at the TCS&D Show on 25 and 26 June 2019. The convention at the East of England arena, which coincides with World Refrigeration Day, is expected to attract thousands of industry professionals from the UK and beyond to network and share industry knowledge. Now in its 5th year, the TCS&D Show is the only dedicated UK event for the temperature controlled storage […]

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FSDF member Star’s technology will save 1,104 tons of CO2 across current customer sites annually. The pioneering energy management system which helps refrigeration plants run more efficiently will be showcased at the TCS&D Show. Unique technology developed by Star Technical Solutions is currently saving customers up to 30% on annual energy bills, and stopping thousands of tonnes of carbon dioxide being released into the atmosphere, by making refrigeration plants more efficient. The refrigeration consultancy company, the technical advisory service at […]

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FSDF member Star Refrigeration launches an energy consumption benchmarking tool to highlight chilling energy costs. Star Refrigeration calls on businesses to benchmark their energy consumption against industry standard at the Temperature Controlled Storage and Distribution Show which will take place on 25th and 26th June in Peterboroug. In a bid to get cold storage businesses thinking about energy consumption and life cycle costs, Star Refrigeration has launched a benchmarking tool to assess how businesses’ electricity usage compares against similar sites across the UK […]

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Industry leaders & FSDF member Star Refrigeration take centre stage to celebrate World Refrigeration Day at the TCS&D Show Top engineers from Star Refrigeration, one of the most renowned industrial refrigeration companies in the UK, will be guests of honour at the TCS&D Show on the coolest day of the year. Star has announced it will officially sponsor World Refrigeration Day on 26th June 2019, which coincides with the Temperature Controlled Storage & Distribution Show taking place on 25th and […]

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FSDF member Star Refrigeration’s enhanced air cooled, low charge ammonia freezer package breaks UK ‘Best Practice’ performance guidelines, with an estimated energy cost saving of 66%. Star Refrigeration’s new generation of industrial pre-packaged low charge ammonia freezers have been improved with the aim of setting a new benchmark in annual operating efficiency. Designed for food processing and temperature controlled storage applications, the ultra-efficient Azanefreezer 2.0 technology is charged with as little as 0.52 kg/kW of natural refrigerant ammonia and is […]

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Chris Druce, who began his career as an apprentice at FSDF member Star Refrigeration, was presented with the prestigious award on 21st February 2019. The Kenneth Lightfoot Medal, an annual prize awarded by the Institute of Refrigeration for the best research paper of the past twelve months, has been given to Star’s Oxford branch Service Manager Chris Druce. His paper entitled ‘The Impact of Refrigerant Charge on the Capacity and Efficiency of a System Containing Low GWP Refrigerants’ impressed the […]

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FSDF member Star Refrigeration supports National Apprenticeship Week 2019 and Scottish Apprenticeship Week 2019 with industry leading opportunities for young people. As the 12th annual National Apprenticeship Week gets underway, Star Refrigeration is celebrating its apprenticeship scheme which has been running since 1973. The company additionally supports Scottish Apprenticeship Week which also runs from 4th to 8th March 2019. 9% of Star’s total workforce are apprentices, and progression within the company is impressive as 23% of the current management team […]

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Star’s Community Involvement Programme embodies the company’ commitment to supporting charitable, educational and community development projects. FSDF member Star Refrigeration have reinforced their social credentials with the introduction of the Star Community Involvement Programme (SCIP), a formal corporate scheme which has been recently rolled out across the company to formalise their long-standing commitment to socially beneficial programmes and practices. While Star have been dedicated to fulfilling their social responsibility obligations since the company was first founded, nearly fifty years ago, […]

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Third year industrial refrigeration apprentice Tom Woolston won The ACR Trainee of the Year 2018 at an Award ceremony at The Belfry last night. FSDF member Star Refrigeration engineers have topped off an incredibly successful year with another accolade for one of its top engineering apprentices. Tom Woolston, an industrial refrigeration apprentice, last night won the ACR Trainee of the Year 2018 at a prestigious ceremony. The triumph comes shortly after he won a silver prize in Student of the […]

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FSDF member Star Refrigeration apprentice Gavin Kidd has won third place at the Institute of Refrigeration (IOR) Scotland Apprentice of the Year awards. The Bellshill-based engineer was presented with the award at the IOR Scotland’s annual dinner event, which took place at The Crowne Plaza Hotel in Glasgow on 15th November. The achievement marks an important personal milestone for Gavin in recognition of his flourishing potential and a satisfying finale to a striking year for Star Refrigeration’s youth development programme. […]

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