// Reports

Kältetechnik für den zarten Schmelz
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Refrigeration for delectable melting chocolate

When it comes to producing chocolate, maintaining precisely defined production conditions along with strict hygiene requirements is extremely important. Chocolate...

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Bild: shutterstock.com/ANURAK PONGPATIMET

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

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Nachmacher enttarnen

Exposing imitators bilder

Be it clothing, bags or machines, virtually every successful product and high-quality brand has been imitated by product counterfeiters. But unlike cheap copies of suits,...

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

// Interview

‘Engineers often have a solution up their sleeve’

The world-renowned natural scientist Professor Ernst Ulrich von Weizsäcker gave a well-attended presentation on efficient energy use at the first BITZER IRS Symposium. In an interview with COMPACT, he calls for politicians and the public to change their concept of energy

// 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 is popular with specialists the world over

// News

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Image: GettyImages/amphotora

Anything but bone dry

How heat pump technology makes industrial waste heat useful

CSVW.26 goes into mass production

Having received its CE designation and UL certification, BITZER has started to manufacture the environmentally friendly compact screw compressor

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

More screws certified

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