Food processing and storage

  • Overview
  • Case studies

Optimize performance, energy efficiency and safety in your refrigeration system

Food safety has top priority among consumers today and tomorrow. Food safety in the dairy, meat, fisheries and other food industries relies on an unbroken and efficient cold chain from field to fork.

Danfoss helps bring food to consumers around the world by providing reliable, precise and efficient refrigeration systems for the food industry.

With Danfoss you will have a trusted partner with experience and know-how related to a wide range of food processing industries, e.g. breweries, dairies, fisheries and the meat industry and for cold storage as well as frozen foods.

Hygiene is a key word in modern food industry. When hygiene really matters and corrosion is a serious risk due to the harshness of the environment, stainless steel is your ideal choice for refrigeration systems. With the introduction of the Danfoss SVL SS and ICF SS Flexline™ components in stainless steel you will find what you need to obtain optimum hygiene and durable solutions.

The Danfoss valves and filters are designed for the majority of modern refrigerants operating with high pressures, including low GWP refrigerants as for instance CO2 and ammonia.

With Danfoss components you can optimise your refrigeration system as regards performance, energy efficiency and safety. All products come with a wide range of approvals and we can offer you turnkey solutions based on a long history of close cooperation with the food industry.

Features and benefits

Precise temperature control

Stainless steel products for high hygiene and low corrosion risk

Reliable solutions, low operation and maintenance costs

High energy efficiency

ICFD defrost module promo video - Danfoss

Improve defrost performance and reduce energy consumption

The ICFD 20 Defrost Module is a liquid based drain module packaged into our widely acknowledged ICF Valve Station.

Case studies

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    Turning today’s farmers into tomorrow’s global suppliers

    Learn how at Danfoss, we believe in engineering the food supply for tomorrow through precision in temperature control for the IQF and cold stores, Danfoss solutions helped sustain the food quality and improve the shelf life of the farmer’s produce. Further, Danfoss’ cold chain technology helped make the refrigeration systems at Pagro Foods versatile thus helping save energy of up to 20% which further adds to the farmer’s profitability.

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    Taste of time: Jinhua Ham kept the high quality with accurate control in refrigeration system

    The famous Chinese ham manufacturer Jinhua Ham has partnered with Danfoss to implement an advanced solution for controlling different temperature zones, ensuring food safety and quality. At the core of the system is the ICF Flexline™ valve station.

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    New defrost system reduces defrost time by 45%

    Leading Indian fishery, Ananda Seafoods, improved productivity by 75% with new defrost system applying the Danfoss ICF valve station.

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    Ammonia conversion for cold storage facility is simple with ICV Flexline™

    Consumer retail stores are looking for tried-and-true ideas to thrive in turbulent economic times That’s why a major 190-store retail chain based in the Midwest switched to a proven refrigeration solution for one of its distribution centers - an environmentally friendly ammonia system that uses Danfoss ICV Flexline valve stations

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    For multiple benefits offered, Frigotehnica has chosen ICF

    Frigotehnica has elected to use the latest products and technical solutions developed by Danfoss for their industrial refrigeration applications in Romania.

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    ICF Flexline™ valve station application in ice cream factory

    During a recent refitting of an ice cream manufacturing plant, the application of ICF Flexline™ valve stations from Danfoss led to a significant reduction in production down-time It was estimated that approximately 80% improvement was realized when compared to traditional valve assemblies