VDMA 24020-1:2008-11 “Operational Requirements for Refrigerating Systems”
13.03.2017 VDMA 24020-1 supports operators in fulfilling operator obligations and provides recommendations for the safe operation of ammonia refrigeration systems. Notes are as well given for old systems in particular.
VDMA 24020-2:2008-11 “Operational Requirements for Refrigerating Systems”
04.12.2015 “Operational Requirements for Refrigerating Systems” provides recommendations for the safe operation of refrigeration systems. Part 2 covers non flammable refrigerants, which are in the safety group A1 according to EN 378-1.
VDMA 24243:2005-08 “Refrigerating Machines and Systems, Leak Tightness of Refrigerating Systems and Heat Pumps Leak Detection / Leak Testing
24.11.2015 For proper leak testing, it is necessary to formulate leak-tightness requirements for refrigeration systems which means defining expertise and permissible types of leakage.
VDMA 24247-1:2011-11 “Energy Efficiency of Refrigerating Systems”
13.03.2017 VDMA 24247-1 "Contribution of refrigerating and air conditioning systems to climate protection – Improvement of energy efficiency – Reducing greenhouse-related emissions”. The VDMA Specification describes measures to achieve the energy savings potential up to 40%.
VDMA 24247-2:2011-05 “Energy Efficiency of Refrigeration Systems”
13.03.2017 VDMA 24247-2 "Requirements for system design and components” gives planning advice for the selection of components and for the concept of the refrigeration system and allows an assessment of the energy efficiency.
VDMA 11499:2008-08 “Operation and use of refrigerated display cabinets”
13.03.2017 The VDMA Refrigeration and Heat Pump Technology Association has published VDMA Specification 11499:2008-08 “Operation and use of refrigerated display cabinets” in collaboration with the Fachgruppe Kühlmöbel (Specialized Group Refrigeration Cabinets), and the Fraunhofer Institute for Process Engineering and Packaging.
VDMA 11498:2011-04 “Operating costs of refrigerated display cabinets”
13.03.2017 VDMA 11498:2011-04 “Operating costs of refrigerated display cabinets” provides planning assistance for the layout design and for incorporating refrigerated display cabinets into the overall concept of food stores. The VDMA Specification helps in deciding on the right type of device and the use of different equipment options for cost-optimized operation.
Dr. Karin Jahn
Referent Refrigeration and Heat Pump Technology, Managing Director Research Council for Refrigeration Technology, Managing Director eurammon, Specialized Group Refrigerated Cabinets
(+49 69) 66 03-12 77
(+49 69) 66 03-22 77
Assistant Refrigeration and Heat Pump Technology, eurammon, Research Concil for Refrigeration Technology and Specialized Group Refrigerated Cabinets
(+49 69) 66 03-12 76
(+49 69) 66 03-22 76