The BITZER customer magazine

Issue 2/2017

Real added value:
BITZER electronics for users

Efficiency, reliability and intelligence – BITZER is driving refrigeration
and air-conditioning technology forwards with the latest electronics

spare parts software online

Available since October: the new version of BITZER EPARTS with lots of new features

Quick, safe and efficient

Intelligent VARIPACK frequency inverters

Something clever inside

Users can cut long-term costs with BITZER IQ modules

Image: GettyImages/suphakit73

// Reports

‘Go green’ with natural refrigerants

A system concept befitting the
philosophy of the company

Image: GettyImages/jeffbergen

Always ready
in Asia

Three countries, three success stories: BITZER reciprocating compressors defy a wide range of operating conditions and are high in demand in Asia, including in Vietnam, Indonesia and India


Refrigeration for delectable melting chocolate

Lindt & Sprüngli is famous for its high-quality chocolate – BITZER screw compressors maintain the right temperature during production

Image: GettyImages/mikdam

Counterfeit lubricants in circulation

The audacity of product pirates knows no bounds: counterfeiters in Asia are applying the name and logo of BITZER to imitation refrigeration compressor oil

Exposing imitators

Product piracy is a major global problem: counterfeiters sell some of their imitation products with the BITZER logo and our good name – and even oils are affected

Bild: GettyImages/DigitalStorm

// Interview

‘Engineers often have a solution up their sleeve’

World-renowned: the internationally admired natural scientist Professor Ernst Ulrich von Weizsäcker calls for politicians and the public to change their concept of energy use at the BITZER IRS Symposium

// Behind the scenes

Double the success
in the United States

Around 300 members of staff manufacture reciprocating and screw compressors at Flowery Branch and Syracuse in the United States – both factories moved to larger production facilities in 2013

Multifaceted and exciting

The BITZER International Refrigeration Seminar (IRS) at the SCHAUFLER Academy in Rottenburg, Germany, is popular with specialists the world over

// News

BITZER expands its market presence

Offices are opening all over the world: BITZER moves closer to its customers

Image: GettyImages/imaginima

More screws certified

The open-drive screw compressors in the OS.A95 series also get the DNV GL certificate

Layout tool for users: BITZER software

With the BITZER software, customers can calculate the performance data for innovative products with new refrigerants and access technical information: the latest version of the software comes with a number of new features

BEST software with new features

BITZER has updated its BITZER Electronics Service Tool (BEST) operating and maintenance software: Version 2.8 has new features such as meter-reading display, a tabular breakdown of alarm messages and a wide range of statistics

CSVW.26 goes into mass production

Having received its UL certification, BITZER has started to manufacture the compact screw compressor with built-in inverter

30 years of successful collaboration

BITZER and its South Korean partner Sam Young celebrated their successful collaboration at SCHAUWERK Sindelfingen

Anything but
bone dry

How heat pump technology makes industrial waste heat useful

Image: GettyImages/amphotora

The BITZER customer magazine

Issue 2/2017

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