March 2016 - Ammonia Systems 101

Post date: Mar 23, 2016 2:43:7 AM

ASHRAE Distinguished Lecturer

Dr. Douglas Reindl, Ph.D.

1 PDH (Illinois & Indiana)

1 GBCI CE Hour


It's poisonous. It's flammable. It's green? Why on earth would you want to use it in a refrigeration system. Come to our meeting this month and find out. This month, Dr. Douglas Reindl will be presenting an introduction to ammonia refrigeration systems.

Douglas Reindl, PhD, PE is a professor at the University of Wisconsin–Madison’s Departments of Engineering Professional Development and Mechanical Engineering, as well as the director of the Thermal Storage Applications Research Center and the HVAC&R Center, and founder and director of the Industrial Refrigeration Consortium. He is the past chair and current member of the ASHRAE standard committee for Standard 15, past chair of ASHRAE Technical Committee on Thermal Energy Storage and Vice Chair of ASHRAE Guideline 2. Doug received his BS in mechanical engineering technology from the Milwaukee School of Engineering, MS in mechanical engineering from UW–Madison, and PhD in mechanical engineering from UW–Madison.

Lunch Meeting - March 31

Cost: $17 (includes lunch)

Check-in: 11:30 am - Noon EDT

Lunch/Program: Noon - 1:00 pm EDT

Tippecanoe Place

620 W. Washington St.

South Bend, IN

Dinner Meeting - March 31

Professional Cost: $20 (includes dinner)

Student Cost: Free! (sponsored by the chapter)

Check-in: 5:30 pm - 6:00 CDT

Dinner/Program: 6:00 - 8:00 pm CDT

True BBQ & Whiskey Bar

8940 Calumet Avenue

Munster, IN 46321

Step 1 - Registration

Optional - Step 2 - Pay for registration

(This is to be done after filling out and submitting the registration form.)