Reliable Chiller Repair
Maximus Chillers is a chiller repair company that knows your chilling plant is critical to your success. When your chiller fails, or starts malfunctioning, our trained professionals will carry out repairs that will get your chiller up and running- fast!
At Maximus Chillers, we offer national and global chiller repair. We routinely prevent small problems from becoming big ones. We also offer comprehensive maintenance of chillers which you can read more about by following the link chiller maintenance. Also, read more about chiller service
When you call us for professional chiller repair: you rely on years of industry experience. If your industry is: oil rigs, chemical production, industrial process, food production, laser cutting and steel fabrication, printing, plastic injection moulding, distillery, brewery, office buildings, pharmaceuticals, laboratory, hospital or sports facility- we have the capability to repair your chilling plant then keep it in good order
We carry an extensive range of commonly used parts, so you can rest assured that we will get your chilling plant running- fast! We offer same day delivery of specialist parts to ensure that you get the best service available
For years, we’ve offered this service that is second to none and we continue to maintain this reliable reputation. Whether you need a simple repair like a flow switch, or centrifugal refrigerant compressor rebuild, you won’t have to sacrifice your finances for quality of service
Our track record is impressive: we've earned the trust of our satisfied customers with quality work and the highest levels of professionalism- you can trust in our ability!
To schedule chiller repair or to learn more about our services, call 0161 370 7193 Email email@example.com You can also fill out our Contact Form with any queries and we’ll get back to you today!
Chiller Gas System Repairs
When carrying out chiller repairs to the gas system we are: Environmental Agency registered,
F-gas Company Certificate and BESA Ammonia Handling
Chiller Leak Repairs
ACRIB certified engineers and BSEN378 pressure testing
A large proportion of chiller breakdowns are caused by poor brazing. Leaks often occur on the joint between two parts. Work hardened and corroded copper needs to be made just like new to prevent future chiller breakdowns. Instead of just brazing the component up, we completely remove it. Where pipe work is being adapted, old copper pipe is annealed (heat treated) to make it soft and malleable. It is degreased, cleaned up with an abrasive disk, emery cloth, then cleaned a second time with a clean wire brush. Our team of engineers are ACRIB trained and certified with years of industry experience. The system is pressure tested to BSEN 378 to ensure the integrity of the system. All this ensures the chiller does not breakdown again shortly after the repairs
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Refrigerant Handling During Chiller Repairs
During chiller repairs it is essential to consider the environment
Ozone layer and Global Warming
We all remember when the hole in the ozone layer was discovered. It was found to be caused by chlorine in the refrigerant. Chlorine takes a long time to break down in the high atmosphere. Therefore CFCs (chlorofluorocarbons) were phased down then banned
Hydrochlorofluorocarbons were used as a stepping stone until chlorine-free refrigerants were developed. HCFCs too have been phased down and banned
Now many are using HFCs (hydrofluorocarbons) Although they do not contain chlorine- they have high Global Warming Potential so they too are being phased down
The up and coming man made chemical is HFO. It has been reported to be harmful to marine life
Ammonia has always been a pre-eminent refrigerant. New ammonia chillers are simpler and cheaper so ammonia is the future!
Because of the above, the industry has demanded better and better engineers. All our engineers go through 4 years at college to achieve City&Guilds/ NVQ 3 in Complex Systems. Our engineers are put through F-gas refrigerant handling certification and BESA Ammonia training. All this is to educate the engineers and the customer in the correct way to recover and dispose of refrigerant safely
Dalton's Law of Partial Pressures and Chiller Repair
That, on a chiller repair, all gasses in a vessel will act as if they are on their own. In a poorly maintained condenser, there can be non condensables- air usually from poor chiller repairs. The air sits on top of the liquid causing higher head pressure and false readings of subcooling. The chilling plant repair involves the refrigerant being recovered into a vessel then a full system overhaul
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Charles's Law of Constant Volume and Chiller Repair
That in a vessel, on a chiller repair, pressure is increased or decreased when temperature is increased or decreased. A 10 bar pressure test will go down 0.2 bar overnight if it was 26° when the pressure test was started and in the morning 20° Charles's law of constant volume works with a chiller pressure test because nitrogen is a perfect gas
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