ATLANTA, Dec. 10, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Hillphoenix Inc., a Dover Company, is pleased to announce that its Advansor by Hillphoenix CO2 Booster Refrigeration System has received UL listing in both the United States and Canada. With this new designation, HFC-free CO2 transcritical refrigeration by Hillphoenix is now available to customers in North America.
Dover acquired Denmark-based Advansor A/S in November 2011. The Danish company specializes in the design and manufacture of HFC-free CO2 transcritical refrigeration and heat pump systems for supermarkets and light industrial applications. Advansor and Hillphoenix combined have more than 750 CO2 systems operating in supermarkets in the United States, Europe, Canada and South America, making them the largest manufacturer of CO2 refrigeration systems in the world.
Advansor by Hillphoenix CO2 booster refrigeration systems are compliant with the Machinery and Pressure Equipment Directive – MD (06/42/EC) and PED (97/23/EC) – and are CE marked in accordance with rules of the European Union. Hillphoenix can now add the UL mark to its extensive list of European and U.S. designations.
"Hillphoenix is pleased to be the first manufacturer of UL Listed CO2 booster systems North America. The UL listing is an important step forward in our efforts to bring innovative, sustainable HFC-free refrigeration systems to the North American market," said Scott Martin, director, sustainable technologies for Hillphoenix. "With UL Listing, we can begin fulfilling orders from our U.S. supermarket customers and support their efforts in the transition to HFC-free refrigeration."
Since 1894, the mission of UL (Underwriters Laboratories) has been "working for a safer world," which is at the core of everything the company does. Through its network of nearly 9,000 employees and more than 200 laboratories and inspection centers, UL advances safety through careful research and investigation, helps prevent or reduce loss of life and property, and promotes safe living and working environments for all people.
Hillphoenix Inc., a Dover Company, is based in Conyers, Ga. The company designs and manufactures commercial refrigerated display cases and specialty products, refrigeration systems, integrated power distribution systems and walk-in coolers and freezers. Visit www.hillphoenix.com or call 800-283-1109 for more information.
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