The BITZER customer magazine

Issue 1/2017


Optimal environment
for practical training

BITZER inaugurates the SCHAUFLER Academy, the new international training centre, at the Rottenburg-Ergenzingen site


Award-winning training centre

The SCHAUFLER Academy’s energy concept receives the DEUTSCHER TGA-AWARD 2016


More than
just theory

Interview with Rainer Große-Kracht (Chief Technology Officer) and Volker Stamer (Director of the SCHAUFLER Academy)

photo: BITZER

photo: BITZER

photos: BITZER

Chillventa 2016

A resounding success

BITZER wins over the international audience of specialists at Chillventa 2016 with its new developments. The highlight: the new ECOLINE+ reciprocating compressors for eco-friendly CO2 applications

photos: BITZER


Double the capacity with ammonia

BITZER’s new OS.A95 screw compressor has a multistep oil separator

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Public air conditioning –
365 days a year

A new cooling system has reduced Südwestrundfunk’s operating costs by 40 per cent

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Industry news

Refrigerant report 19 published

The BITZER refrigerant report has been a key publication in the refrigeration and air conditioning industry for decades. The long-standing company brought along copies of the 19th issue of the report, which focuses on low-GWP refrigerants and their application ranges, to Chillventa 2016


The refrigerant report


A duo for the future

BITZER has expanded its range of air cooled condensing units with the ECOSTAR LHV5E and LHV7E. The two innovative series fulfil the European Union’s new Ecodesign Directive and therefore offer users planning security over the long term

Covent Norway

Clever ventilation

Covent, the Norwegian manufacturer of air treatment units, has been searching for the optimal compressor with capacity control for years. And they’ve finally found it: BITZER’s ECOLINE reciprocating compressor with CRII capacity control

photo: Morten Aakre Fotografen AS

Ecodesign Directive

Promoting efficiency

In force since July 2016: the EU Directive 2015/1095 stipulates minimum criteria for energy efficiency (MEPS), including for liquid chillers and condensing units, and will intensify requirements in the years to come

photo: BITZER

The BITZER customer magazine

Issue 1/2017

Legal notice

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Head of Public Relations


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