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Ammonia Refrigeration Best Practices Workshop

Class | Industrial Systems

Feb. 13, 2018
8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Clackamas Community College / PGE Corporate University Campus
29353 SW Town Center Loop East
Wilsonville, OR 97070

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Class description

Ammonia refrigeration systems are highly specialized. They require proper operation, regular tune ups, and consistent maintenance to perform optimally. This workshop will provide the education, skills, and tools you need  to make improvements to your facility’s refrigeration system. These best-practice takeaways will help you step back, assess your systems, and identify areas of improvement. Come join us to learn these tools and more on Feb. 13. 

This class will help you:

  • Refresh your knowledge of refrigeration fundamentals
  • Map the components of your facility’s refrigeration system and understand which parts are the biggest energy users
  • Assess your current operation and maintenance program 
  • Implement best practices that will reduce your energy use and costs
  • Identify capital improvement opportunities

Who will benefit?

Managers and operators who oversee ammonia refrigeration systems, especially those that typically handle compressor loads of 200 horsepower or more.

  • Industrial refrigeration professionals
  • System operators and plant engineers
  • Maintenance technicians
  • Facility managers


Aaron Frechette, P.E., Cascade Energy
A professional engineer with over 16 years of experience, Aaron’s work since 2006 has been focused on facility energy tune-ups where he leads a technical team on a three to five day effort to identify low and no-cost energy savings in industrial facilities. His ability to identify, quantify, and communicate energy efficiency concepts at all levels of an organization has helped hundreds of customers achieve their efficiency goals. 

Free to PGE business customers. Others may attend based on space; fee will apply.


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