Posts Tagged ‘ coldstore design ’

Coolstore owners urged to heed rules

Jun 11th, 2009 | By

An editorial in today’s Waikato Times urges the coolstore industry to heed the wake up call that was the fatal Icepak fire at Tamahere. The only thing worse than a tragedy is one that is avoidable, the editorial notes in a comment on the recently released coolstore design guidelines from the Institute of Professional Engineers

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Coolstore redesign follows fire

Jun 2nd, 2009 | By

Design guidelines outlining improvements to coolstore design in light of the 2008 Icepak Tamahere explosion that killed one fire-fighter and injured several others has been launched by the Institution of Professional Engineers New Zealand (IPENZ). Aware of several serious fires in coolstores – also known as coldstores – in the last 30 years that have

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