BITZER VARIPACK improves energy efficiency in Shoprite Zambia

In July of 2017, a BITZER ECOLINE was retrofitted with a BITZER VARIPACK in Shoprite Manda Hill mall, Lusaka, Zambia. The VARIPACK is an external frequency inverter which is particularly suitable for simple and reliable capacity control. It is a flexible solution for almost any application, specially developed by BITZER for use in refrigeration and... Continue Reading →


Why the ECOLINE and ECOLINE+ are so popular in South Africa

When it comes to semi-hermetic reciprocating compressors, BITZER’s innovation and superior technology differentiates their products from other semi-hermetic reciprocating compressors on the market. The most popular of BITZER’s semi-hermetic reciprocating compressors in South Africa is the ECOLINE range. BITZER’s latest range is the ECOLINE+ which is available solely for CO2 applications. These compressors are different... Continue Reading →

The future of R410A in Africa

R410A was invented 1991, following an outcry by the global community for environmentally friendly refrigerant gasses. It is an HFC blend of R32 and R125 and was set to replace the ozone depleting R22. Despite its high global warming potential (GWP), it does not deplete the ozone, it’s non-flammable, non-corrosive, it has low toxicity, it’s... Continue Reading →

How BITZER is fighting counterfeiters

Counterfeit compressors have become a big problem for the HVAC&R industry. It poses a safety risk for users and technicians; poor performance; and substandard life cycle and reliability. Therefore, in 2015, BITZER waged war against pirated equipment by putting in place various guidelines for users to follow and additional countermeasures to address this issue. One... Continue Reading →

ElectraTherm technology coming to Nigeria

ElectraTherm, acquired by BITZER at the end of January 2017, is a leader in distributed waste heat to power generation. This new technology benefits generator users because it offers high energy efficiency and low operating costs, especially in Africa. ElectraTherm’s Power+ generators capture waste heat typically emitted by smokestacks, exhausts, radiators and cooling towers, then... Continue Reading →

Nigeria Sales Agents

If you are interested in purchasing a BITZER compressor or just want to find out what BITZER products can offer you, here is a list of our sales agents in Nigeria:   Elyterol Limited Who: Evans King Where: 2B , Gospel Crusader Street, Haruna , College Road Ogba, Lagos How to email: How to phone: 2347011770000 / 2348099999936  ... Continue Reading →

BITZER African footprint and launches

BITZER continuously works towards our vision to increase our African footprint. African countries have shown an increasing demand for reliable refrigeration and air conditioning technology, thus, since our arrival in South Africa, we’ve increased our reach within Africa to open 2 new offices – Kenya and Senegal. In November of 2016, we held our opening... Continue Reading →

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