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Tune in to the best podcast in the cooling industry. Join host Jens Andersen as he takes you through the principles, processes, and applications in and around evaporative refrigeration. Jens has knowledge, wisdom, and insights gained from over 40 years spent working at Danfoss, and he’s excited to share it all with you. He’s also got plenty of friends and colleague in the industry who like to drop by to share their stories and unique perspectives. Whether you're a cooling industry veteran or just starting out, this podcast has something for you. Jens wants to hear from you! Be sure to share your comments and questions on our social media channels or shoot Jens an email at [ chillingwithjens@danfoss.com ]. Who knows? Your anecdotes may even show up in an episode.

Tune in to the best podcast in the cooling industry. Join host Jens Andersen as he takes you through the principles, processes, and applications in and around evaporative refrigeration. Jens has knowledge, wisdom, and insights gained from over 40 years spent working at Danfoss, and he’s excited to share it all with you. He’s also got plenty of friends and colleague in the industry who like to drop by to share their stories and unique perspectives. Whether you're a cooling industry veteran or just starting out, this podcast has something for you. Jens wants to hear from you! Be sure to share your comments and questions on our social media channels or shoot Jens an email at [ chillingwithjens@danfoss.com ]. Who knows? Your anecdotes may even show up in an episode.

Location:

Denmark

Description:

Tune in to the best podcast in the cooling industry. Join host Jens Andersen as he takes you through the principles, processes, and applications in and around evaporative refrigeration. Jens has knowledge, wisdom, and insights gained from over 40 years spent working at Danfoss, and he’s excited to share it all with you. He’s also got plenty of friends and colleague in the industry who like to drop by to share their stories and unique perspectives. Whether you're a cooling industry veteran or just starting out, this podcast has something for you. Jens wants to hear from you! Be sure to share your comments and questions on our social media channels or shoot Jens an email at [ chillingwithjens@danfoss.com ]. Who knows? Your anecdotes may even show up in an episode.

Language:

English

Contact:

+45 6114 4216


Episodes

Cool Talk: Pressure Sensors

12/27/2021
In this episode of the Chilling with Jens podcast, Jens is joined by Joseph Krisher for a conversation about Pressure Sensors. They are going to discuss modern pressure sensors and give us a glimpse into the smarter future with connected products, the internet of things, etc.

Duration:00:45:08

Cool Talk: Temperature Sensors

11/30/2021
The November episode of Chilling with Jens goes into details about temperature sensors for use mostly in refrigeration systems. Jens is joined by sensor expert Kevin Mee, and the two of them discuss how sensors work and how to get the best out of these small, but quite significant, pieces of passive electronic.

Duration:00:35:12

Cool Talk: Commissioning best practices

11/8/2021
In this episode of the Chilling with Jens podcast about commissioning best practices, Jens interviews John Broughton, Global Applications Expert, to discuss the start-up procedure for commissioning a cold room, either by starting up a brand-new cold room or after a thorough refurbishing.

Duration:00:25:51

Cool Talk: Air flow

9/28/2021
In this episode, John Broughton is talking about air flow in general and inside freezer rooms in particular. There are quite a few things to consider and pay attention to when building and servicing cold rooms, but also the outdoor units need attention.

Duration:00:31:47

Cool Talk: Secondary Cooling

9/1/2021
In this episode, Jens is joined by Jörg Saar for a conversation about Secondary Cooling. Taking an application-level perspective, they go over the principles of energy transport, how one refrigeration system can create the foundation for another, and what situations it’s applied to. You can also check our infographic about secondary cooling https://infogram.com/secondary-cooling-1hzj4o3jql8k34p (here)

Duration:00:25:37

Cool Talk: Freezer Applications

8/6/2021
In this episode about low temperature and freezer applications, Jens interviews John Broughton, Global Applications Expert, to discuss the practicalities, methodologies, and precautions. Here you can learn everything you need to know to build, maintain, and service low temperature refrigeration systems. Check out our infographic about Freezer applications https://infogram.com/1p55vnmj77glekfp36d705w7wdc3m9m9091?live (here)

Duration:00:25:49

Cool Talk: Tuning Superheat

6/29/2021
Jens is joined by Danfoss North America’s favorite Canadian, Jamie Kitchen, to talk about superheat and the new TXV Superheat Tuner tool that’s now a part of the Danfoss Ref Tools app. Jamie starts out by talking about superheat, what it is, and the benefits of adjusting the thermostatic expansion valve to the optimum superheat setting. He then covers how the Ref Tools app can now help you set the correct superheat in a matter of minutes instead of hours. https://bit.ly/3ds31pw (Download Ref...

Duration:00:28:35

Cool Talk: Ultra Low-GWP Refrigerants

5/28/2021
The refrigeration industry is steadily moving towards more sustainable refrigerants, which can have a big impact on all of you out there in white vans with dirty hands. In this episode, Jens and Jorg take a look at new refrigerants including A2L and A3 types, the rules and regulations surrounding them, and how to work with them out in the field. They also touch upon the pros and cons of several specific variants and the special considerations you need to keep in mind when handling them.

Duration:00:26:25

Cool Talk: Oil-Free heat pumps

4/27/2021
In this episode of the Chilling with Jens podcast, Jens is joined by Drew Turner to talk about the benefits of oil-free heat pumps. They’re quick to dive into the exciting possibilities in district energy, exploring how to utilize waste heat generated from supermarket cooling, wastewater treatment plants, and the like. They also touch on how to service and maintain Danfoss Oil-free Turbocor® compressors. https://youtu.be/fnPs89klZ-Y (Heat pumps and Oil-free tech Q&A with Drew Turner (YouTube...

Duration:00:35:44

Cool Talk: What's new in Danfoss Climate Solutions

3/26/2021
Jens kicks off this episode with a very exciting update about Danfoss Climate Solutions and what that means for both the immediate and long-term future. He also dives into some other announcements about our new safety valve, the SFA 10H, and the EKE 400 superheat controller for industrial refrigeration. Finally, Eduardo Cruz stops by for a quick discussion on the Optyma™ Control Panel for commercial refrigeration. It’s a jam-packed episode you won’t want to miss!

Duration:00:11:45

Cool Talk: Micro Channel Heat Exchangers

3/12/2021
Jens is joined by Mustafa Yanik to discuss the use of microchannel condensers and the impact of all-aluminum heat exchangers on daily work with the material, reduced size, and general treatment of MCHEs. https://www.danfoss.com/en/products/heat-exchangers/dcs/micro-channel-heat-exchangers/?utm_campaign=dcs_general&utm_content=mche-episode&utm_medium=social-organic&utm_source=podcast (Click to learn all about Danfoss MCHE)

Duration:00:20:45

Cool Talk: Cooling Software

1/29/2021
Jens is joined by Nobert Blatz to discuss Danfoss’ free software solutions that help refrigeration technicians in their everyday work. The main topic of the conversation is Coolselector®2 and how the software can help technicians optimize energy consumption and increase efficiency in any HVACR system. They also touch on Ref Tools and a few other helpful mobile apps. https://www.danfoss.com/en/service-and-support/downloads/?sort=default_sort&filter=segments%3Ddcs (Click to get overview or our...

Duration:00:29:46

Cool Talk: The good, the bad, and the absolutely terrible

12/22/2020
John Broughton joins Jens once again, this time to regale him (and you) with stories of the best and worst experiences with condensing unit installations from his field service expeditions in Europe and the UK. John shares several stories; his favorites being dealing with on-site visits where he had to clean up after installations went completely sideways. You won’t want to miss this one.

Duration:00:18:56

Cool Talk: The future of Connected Cooling

12/17/2020
In this special episode, Jens hands over the reins to Thomas Kolster and Julian Hall, sharing the audio from their recent livestream. The two of them discuss the future of connected cooling solutions, exploring exciting trends and current technologies. Tune in to get a fascinating look at where the future of the cooling industry is headed.

Duration:00:54:06

Cool Talk: Flammable Refrigerants

11/18/2020
In today's podcast, Jens talks about the implications of the increased charge limit for flammable refrigerants in self-contained commercial refrigeration appliances. As commercial refrigeration moves to low-GWP solutions, the revised standard means flammable solutions such as propane and iso-butane become more common. So, get a cup of coffee and let Jens and A2L and A3 expert Stefan Wesch unpack this hot topic for you.

Duration:00:17:44

Cool Talk: After Hours at Cooling United Live

11/4/2020
In today's special edition of the Chilling with Jens podcast, Jens shares his broadcast from Cooling United Live—Danfoss’ first fully immersive online event. Jens was joined by Danfoss application experts Jörg Saar and John Broughton as they sat down for a chat during the closing hours of the big event. Listen in as they talk about the cooling industry, answer questions from the audience, and share new insights about the Cooling United Lives’ main discussion topics. If you want the entire...

Duration:00:48:54

Cool Talk: Piping: Tips, Tricks and Traps

10/28/2020
In today’s podcast, Jens talks about pipework. When you consider a cooling installation, pipework and pipe size should always be a priority simply because it connects everything together. So, kick back, relax, and let Jens be your guide as he provides tips, tricks, and traps for piping. Checkout our dedicated infographics on piping: https://infogram.com/how-to-plan-piping-like-a-master-1hxj48g3ejm72vg (How to plan piping like a master)...

Duration:00:29:07

Cool Talk: Compressor Rack Systems

9/29/2020
In today’s podcast, Jens talks about compressor rack systems. Using several compressors to control the capacity in a cooling system can be a challenge. Luckily, Jens does what he does best and breaks it down in an approachable way, so you can get a good overview.

Duration:00:12:16

Cool Talk: Transport Cooling

8/21/2020
In today’s podcast, Jens touches on something slightly different—a niche that technicians are not so familiar with—or, rather, a small corner of the world of refrigeration that only a select few refrigeration technicians are working with: transport cooling. Jens is joined by Stefan Wesch, who knows everything worth knowing about transport cooling. Together, they share a small glimpse into the world of Transport Cooling and the challenges it’s facing in today’s world. They also explore the...

Duration:00:15:18

Cool Talk: TU 25 years anniversary

7/28/2020
It’s a special occasion! The Danfoss TU valve is turning 25 years old this year. So, Jens is joined by Jorg Saar, Danfoss’s Global Applications Manager, to reminisce about and celebrate the impact the stainless-steel valve has made on the market over the years and discuss how the valve’s unique design will prevail for years to come.

Duration:00:19:06