Entries by Brent Frantz

What Food Gets Refrigerated and What Doesn’t?

From seafood to dairy and from condiments to vegetables, our IR clients in the food industry depend on us to provide the optimal equipment for their refrigerated goods. Shipments come in and out daily with different people handling food their inventory. Most companies have checklists in place that indicate what is stored in the refrigerator. […]

2016 Global Cold Chain National Expo

Freije-RSC is excited to be attending the annual Global Cold Chain Expo from June 20 – 22 in Chicago, Illinois at McCormick Place. Attendance at this show is vital to our industry in order to further our knowledge in the management of temperature-controlled systems that sustain the safety and quality of perishable products.

Freije-RSC Client Highlight: Velvet Ice Cream

In 1914, Velvet Ice Cream began with three core flavors in the basement of a confectionary. Thanks to Freije-RSC, cold-storage capacity has expanded for the company since 1961 and will do so again with a multi-million dollar project and a 21,000-square-foot freezer design. The freezer will include structurally temperature kept at -20 degrees Fahrenheit with […]

Phasing Out HFC Refrigerants

The US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has prohibited vending machines and convenient stores from having R-404a systems. The latest Significant New Alternatives Policy (SNAP) report from the EPA is on alternative refrigerants as acceptable or unacceptable for different sectors in the refrigeration industry. Some common refrigerants, including R-404A and R-507C, are now listed as an […]

Beards of Freije-RSC

            While November is certainly a time to give thanks, it is also a month widely known as No-Shave November. With the goal of raising awareness of cancer by embracing our hair, which many cancer patients lose during treatment, Freije-RSC was proud to encourage our employees to share their best […]

Job Highlight: AllPoints Midwest Building 11

Freije-RSC is proud to assist with all interior plumbing installations of the AllPoints Midwest Building 11. The facility spans 450,738 square feet and consists of a warehouse area, main office, shipping and maintenance area for the joint venture of Duke Realty Corporation and Browning Investments (Browning / Duke LLC). Located in Indianapolis, the facility is […]

One Contractor, Multiple Trades

  Freije-RSC has been a trusted partner in the industrial construction business since 1959. In addition to serving the industrial refrigeration industry, our services also include the installation of low temperature materials such as insulated panels, floor systems, and refrigeration doors. Each of these specialty construction services is performed with our very own work force. […]