Howden compressors are at the heart of many
refrigeration plants, particularly large installations and those that have
demanding or special requirements.
There are many industries
where refrigeration is needed, the food industry being a principal one. Our
compressors are used in refrigeration plants used for freezing, cooling or
processing meat, vegetables, dairy products and fish. Refrigeration is needed
on trawlers and for ice
plants. It is used
in climate chambers to ripen fruit such as bananas and for storage of food in
warehouses or supermarkets.
In the petrochemical and process industries
there is frequently the need to cool the reactants or liquefy process gases and
our compressors may be found in the refrigeration plant.
are also found in air conditioning refrigeration plant including mobile air
conditioners for aircraft. A special application is in cooling of deep
Not least the leisure industry requires refrigeration for ice
rinks and increasingly for artificial snow production.