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IOR Women in RACHP – Design of Cold Stores and Refrigerated Cabinets

June 24 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm BST

Women in RACHP – Design of Cold Stores and Refrigerated Cabinets

24 Jun 2024 10:00 to 16:00

Expand your knowledge of the design principles of refrigeration cold stores and refrigerated cabinets

On the 24th June, the IOR’s Women in RACHP Network will hold a training event to celebrate International Women in Engineering Day. The day is hosted by Carter Thermal Industries at their Net Zero Training and Innovation Centre. The centre is a space that has been designed to support, develop and educate those who want to move towards achieving net zero.


Places are limited so early registration is recommended. You will need to log in to the IOR website to book your place.


Venue: Carter Thermal Industries Group, 90 Lea Ford Road, Birmingham. B33 9TX

Timing: 10am – 4pm.

This day will focus on the importance of design to achieve energy reduction, review the international standards and explain why design decisions are taken.

The day is open to anyone working in, or interested in, the refrigeration air conditioning and heat pump sector.

The programme will include:

  •  Welcome with refreshments
  •  An overview of refrigerated cabinet technology and case manufacturing
  • Tour of Carter’s facilities with a walking presentation of Net Zero, the Build Environment and Sustainability considerations
  •         Tour of Carter’s laboratory facilities. This will include an overview of the international standards of refrigerated cabinet testing criteria and a review of cases under test conditions
  • Lunch with networking opportunities
  • Introduction to the Institute of Refrigeration and WIRACHP Network


Why is there a charge to attend the day?

The funds raised at this event are put back into the WiRACHP network and used to fund the network initiatives.


Photography warning
Photos will be taken during this event. By booking to attend this event you grant the event organisers full rights to use the images resulting from the photography/video filming, and any reproductions or adaptations of the images for publicity or other purposes to help achieve the charity’s aims. This might include, but is not limited to, the right to use them in their printed and online publicity, social media, press releases, and articles. If you attend the event and do not wish to be photographed please inform an event organiser.


Sign up to find out more about the WiRACHP Network

If you are interested in hearing about future training days arranged by the WIRACHP network please sign up to receive the network newsletter. Alternatively, you can register for the IOR website and consent to receive information about all IOR activities.


Terms and Conditions 

By booking this event you are agreeing to IOR terms and conditions.



June 24
10:00 am - 4:00 pm BST


IOR Institute of Refrigeration
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