Manufacturing Today Issue - 222 March 2024 | Page 50

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Sustainable cooling solutions

Discover how Secop Group ’ s unique products are innovating the commercial cooling industry

With more than 65 years of experience in commercial refrigeration , Secop Group GmbH ( Secop ) is an expert in the development and production of advanced hermetic compressor technologies and commercial cooling solutions . Serving various sectors through its three divisions , Secop is a leader in light commercial cooling solutions and mobile battery driven cooling applications , as well as solutions for the medical cold chain . In the stationary cooling segment , Secop provides compressors for food retail , food service , merchandisers , beverage cooling and special commercial applications . Meanwhile , for the mobile cooling segment Secop offers highperformance hermetic DC ( battery driven ) compressors for automotive , trucks , portable boxes , recreation vehicles and other mobile applications . The medical segment has been created in the light of more specific demands for medical cold chain storage and transportation : vaccine cooling , ultralow temperature freezers , solar direct drive and blood plasma among others .

The group has 1080 employees worldwide with production sites in Slovakia and China as well as research centers in Germany , Austria , Slovakia , China , and the USA . This includes a dedicated motor competence center ( MCC ) in Germany to support the development of electronics and motor controls .