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5 Refrigeration Maintenance Tips from RDT

Posted by RDT on Aug 28, 2019 6:30:03 PM

 

Preventive maintenance is essential if you want your refrigeration unit to last.

While some may think about service and call an expert only when things break down, simple tips can help operators eliminate downtime-related costs that result from refrigeration failures. Regular service and maintenance allows operators to stay on top of issues before they arise.

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Topics: refrigeration, service technician, maintenance

The Chill Team Can Help Streamline Your Foodservice Project

Posted by RDT on Aug 21, 2019 5:04:49 PM

Foodservice projects often begin with consultants providing drawings as part of the design and specification process. On many occasions, these projects also require Revit capabilities. Next, dealers need a quote. Then, once projects are awarded, the dealers need submittal drawings. The entire process is often nuanced and requires copious amounts of attention. That's why RDT has created a team of professionals who, individually, can help with every step in this process.

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Topics: refrigeration, commercial refrigeration, energy efficiency, Energy Study

5 Ways to Save with Your Commercial Refrigeration

Posted by RDT on Aug 15, 2019 7:13:51 PM

 

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Topics: refrigeration, energy efficiency

The Five Most Harmful Effects of Freezer Burn in Restaurants

Posted by RDT on Aug 6, 2019 2:15:00 PM

 

There's nothing worse than pulling out a cut of meat from the walk-in freezer during dinner prep, only to find that it's covered in freezer burn spots. But what does freezer burn actually mean, and what are the five most harmful effects of freezer burn in a restaurant or commercial kitchen?

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Topics: freezer, freezer burn, refrigeration, food waste, commercial refrigeration

4 Energy Saving Tips for Restaurants This Summer

Posted by RDT on Aug 5, 2019 2:30:07 PM

Rising temperatures may not be the only thing to worry about in the dead of summer. While the warm air outside may be welcome, it may result in increased energy bills that can really make you sweat. Those rising energy bills can lead directly to a reduction in profits.

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Topics: refrigeration, commercial refrigeration, energy efficiency, Eco-Cool, Energy Study, Eco-Smart

A Quick Look at Refrigeration in Warehouses and Industrial Buildings

Posted by RDT on Jul 25, 2019 8:11:42 AM

Warehouses, industrial buildings, and manufacturing facilities all require a significant level of cooling that requires larger scale refrigeration. Depending on the size, though, the requirements could be quite different.

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Topics: refrigeration, commercial refrigeration, Eco-Cool, industrial refrigeration

[Interactive] Experience Savings with RDT Refrigeration Systems

Posted by RDT on Jul 11, 2019 4:03:38 PM
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Topics: refrigeration, noise reduction, energy efficiency, Eco-Cool, Eco-Smart, Digital Scroll Compressor, redundancy, convenience stores, c-stores

6 Factors to Consider When Designing a Sustainable Refrigeration System

Posted by RDT on Jul 2, 2019 11:45:25 AM

Refrigeration systems are a vital part of the modern world, used everywhere from industrial manufacturing to food processing to residential and commercial air-conditioning. Today, the world of refrigeration systems is becoming more and more tightly regulated. Such regulations ultimately act to increase sustainability, while lowering energy consumption, and this has enormous impacts on those of us in the foodservice industry.

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Topics: sustainability, ASHRAE

5 Ways to Reduce Produce Waste According to James Beard

Posted by RDT on Jun 27, 2019 6:44:00 PM

Restaurants have notoriously high overhead and correspondingly small profit margins, meaning owners must do everything they can to eliminate unwanted inefficiency and waste. Historically, fresh produce has been one of the largest single sources of waste for restaurants. Now. many chefs are taking extra measures to ensure they get the most from their fruits and vegetables.

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Topics: food waste

What You Need to Know About Aging Beef: The Details

Posted by RDT on Jun 13, 2019 9:00:00 AM

Up until a few decades ago, the dry method was, as it always had been, the only method of aging meat. Things changed in the 1960s. When vacuum packaging was invented, wet aging became the preferred method. In spite of the difference in taste of wet aged meat, the process causes much less shrinkage, making meat more profitable for retailers.

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Topics: humidity

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