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#CoolCareers - share what refrigeration means to you to be in with the chance to win an iWatch
by Heather Bell - Monday, 27 June 2016, 12:07 PM


With the #CoolCareers campaign, Star Refrigeration is inviting everyone in the industry 


to share what refrigeration means to them by submitting photos (Freeze Frames) or

short videos (Cold Cuts) of cool people, places and career highlights that warm their heart to

Twitter or Instagram with the hashtag #CoolCareers.

All submissions will be collected and featured on Star's CoolCareers website www.coolcareers.org.uk.

The contest will run until 6th October and the winning submission will be announced on 16th October,

with the winner receiving an iWatch.


Click here to find out more.

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Star Refrigeration Unveils Future of Cooling Technology
by Heather Bell - Friday, 3 June 2016, 11:32 AM


Star Refrigeration Westway Factory

Star Refrigeration’s latest EcoDesign Directive compliant ammonia air cooled chiller, Azanechiller 2.0, will be run tested on 8th June at their factory in Westway, Renfrew. 

The company is extending an open invitation to all those interested in the groundbreaking technology as well as the new EcoDesign Directive - book a place to attend the free CPD certified event at www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/azanechiller-20-debut-tickets-8418127847.

Click here to find out more.

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Star Refrigeration appoints new Group Managing Director
by Heather Bell - Thursday, 28 January 2016, 2:57 PM


The UK’s largest independent industrial refrigeration and heating contractor, Star Refrigeration, is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr Andy Pearson as Group Managing Director.

Dr Andy Pearson

Dr Pearson has been working for Star since 1986 and has recently been promoted from his position as Group Engineering Director, a role he has held since 2010.

To read the full news article, click here.

You may recognise Andy's name from the many years of HVACR columns he has contributed to ASHRAE Journal - the complete set is available in the Cooling & Heating Fundamentals section of the Library.