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chiller

[′chil·ər]
(chemical engineering)
Oil-refining apparatus in which the temperature of paraffin distillates is lowered preparatory to filtering out the solid wax components.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

Chiller

A device that generates a cold liquid that is circulated through an air-handling unit’s cooling coil to cool the air supplied to the building; consists of a compressor, condenser, and evaporator.
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chiller

Mechanical equipment used to circulate chilled water throughout a building; consists of a compressor, condenser, and evaporator.
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M2 PRESSWIRE-September 5, 2019-: Global Chillers Market 2019 Trends, Market Share, Industry Size, Growth, Sales, Opportunities, Analysis and Forecast To 2024
Summary: [170 Pages Report] Process Chillers Market research report categorizes the global market by Product Type (Compact, Centralized), By Cooling Type (Air-Cooled, Water-Cooled), By End Use Industry (Plastics, Food & Beverages, Pharmaceuticals, Printing, Chemical, Energy, Engineering and Mechanical, Others), & by Region.
Highlighting the innovations in the process chillers market, the report opines that production of advanced compressors is aiding in enhancing the efficiency of process chillers.
Frigel has extended its ModularChiller line of central chillers to include its new 3FX water-cooled chillers ranging from 25 to 139 tons.
A retrofit of an existing large tonnage single compressor chiller to multiple oil-less Mag bearing compressors will operate even more efficiently than the current single oil-less Mag chillers offered today.
The minimum capacity for both the chillers and the CTES system is based on a partial storage strategy in which the chiller is sized to run continuously at its full load throughout the day to exactly meet the integrated design-day cooling load.
Gaps between air-cooled and water-cooled plant SPLV for all cities have a difference from 40% (Singapore) to 60% (San Francisco) with the water-cooled chiller being more energy efficient in all cases.
The portfolio of services and energy solutions offered by US Chiller Services, combined with The BP Group's strong reputation in client services, is the key to the future success of US Chiller Services NY.
As technicians amass data under different conditions, managers will be able to develop an efficient baseline for the chiller. Technicians then can compare baseline to published performance curve to evaluate whether the chiller is performing efficiently.
ESE chillers are available with integrated pumps and fluid reservoir or as a standalone chiller to supply a separate pump tank system.
Chiller plant support equipment, the water pumps and cooling towers, can also use the same reciprocal efficiency units of kW/ton (kWe/kWt) by letting the tons (kWt) produced by the chiller be the common normalizing parameter for the power used by all chiller plant equipment.