Barpro Storage March 2019 Newsletter

Barpro Storage March 2019 Newsletter
 
 

Barpro Storage March 2019 Newsletter

 
     
 

The March 2019 edition of the Barpro Newsletter is dedicated to our dearest colleague and friend, Alan Moule.

 
 
 
 
A tribute to Alan Moule
 
   
 

Alan passed away late on Friday night, St David's Day, at the Rondebosch Mediclinic. His children, Bryony and Graham were with him. His health deteriorated last October and surgery to remove a brain tumor was ultimately unsuccessful.   Alan John Moule was UK born in 1947. His father was Welsh and his mother, who lived…

 
 
 
 
Bella Frutta - A continued example of TOP CLASS cold storage warehousing operations
 
   
 

Barpro Storage S.A has the great pleasure in following up on a news article distributed 30 November 2016, by our racking and storage solutions LEGEND, Mr Alan Moule.   Barpro is very pleased to announce, the performance achieved once again by the Barpro team in achieving this deadline towards the end of 2018.   With…

 
 
 
 
Practical implications of working in freezer stores without proper protection
 
   
 

Why should the concept of “homostasis” be important to cold store managers? Homostasis is the human body’s optimum core body temperature which is 37.5 degrees Celsius. Since South African freezer stores are run at air temperatures of anything between minus 20 to 30 degrees C, it is important to know what effects such cold temperatures,…

 
 
 
 
GCCA visits Barpro Storage
 
   
 

Pictured above: Richard, James and Francois share a joke in the Barpro Storage Boardroom. On Thursday 28th February, Barpro Storage hosted Richard Tracey and Francois Dowling from  the GCCA, (Global Cold Chain Alliance ) for an informal lunch.   Richard and Francois are  establishing a GCCA  office in South Africa which will offer a multitude of…

 
 
 
 
Director of the Ammonia Safety New Zealand hosts Ammonia Safety Seminar in Cape Town, SA
 
   
 

Andrew Perks, SAQCCGas registered Cat C Inspector of A. Perks Enterprises will be hosting an Ammonia Safety Seminar at the Italian Club in Donegal Street, Rugby, Milnerton on 25 April 2019 where Managing Director of Gauge Refrigeration Management (www.ammonia.co.nz) and Director of the Ammonia Safety New Zealand, Padriac Durham will be discussing and sharing critical…

 
 
 
 
Barpro buys new generator
 
   
 

This week, AJ Power, Northern Ireland’s global generator manufacturer, delivered Barpro’s new 125KVA model with noise suppressing canopy from their Cape Town premises in Airport City.   On arrival, Fintan Haveron, an electrical engineer, was surprised to find South Africa’s first AJ Power genset sitting in the warehouse. This machine, an AJ 40, has provided…

 
 
 
 
As seen on the internet: Irony Alert: It’s Warmer Inside Des Moines Cold Storage Than it is Outside
 
   
 

Picture Source: wwlp.com “DES MOINES, Iowa -- They call it "the coolest job in the metro," but ironically enough, it is actually warmer inside Des Moines Crossroads Cold Storage than it is outside. “Not used to it at all. This is weird this place being warmer than outside right now,” said employee Joshua Sanders. The loading…

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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