Pune: The Indian Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air Conditioning Engineers (ISHRAE), Pune chapter is celebrating World Refrigeration Day in a unique way with month-long ‘REFTECH’ a series of online technical sessions in June on every Saturday at 5.30 pm. The global theme for refrigeration day is  “Cooling Champions: Cool Careers for a Better World”.

40 years of ISHRAE
40 years of ISHRAE

The campaign kicked off on 29 May and was inaugurated at the hands of ISHRAE National President Amitabha Sur in presence of  Immediate Past President Richie Mittal, Regional Director West 1, Mihir Sanghvi, President Elect Chandra, President Emirates Pune Chapter, Arvind Surange amongst others.

Experts Vimal Chavda, National head HVAC, Testo India Pvt Ltd, Amitabha Sur, Director – Operations Aircon India Inc and Ramesh Paranjpey, Fellow Life Member ASHRAE gave presentations on various technical topics in the inaugural session.
Every year is World Refrigeration Day on June 26 celebrates the people and technologies responsible for creating and maintaining the world we live in, a world dependent upon temperature-controlled environments.

“Pune Chapter is celebrating World Refrigeration Month from May 29 to June 26 with the mega Refrigeration series – REFTECH. This is first  chapter in the world to celebrate this entire month dedicated to Refrigeration. This is a unique initiative and have informed about it to the ISHRAE HQ which will apprise about this initiative to the World Refrigeration Organization. This is the great achievement of ISHRAE Pune Chapter.

Richie Mittal
National Past President, ISHRAE

The Refrigeration Industry is a necessity in today’s world spanning from Dairy Cold Storage Pharmaceutical Chemical and many more aspects taking care of all aspects of life.

The technical presentations by Stalwarts from the Industry on every Saturday have been organized by a team led by Satish Menon, President ISHRAE, Pune  including Chairman Refrigeration Committee, Ar. Anushree Riswadakar, Co- Chair Nandakishor Kotkar, President Elect Virendra Borade & Past Presidents Deepak Wani and Nandkishor Matode.

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