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Ammonia Refrigeration

Receiving and Storage

Storage Vessel
 Storage Vessel

Ammonia receivers and storage vessels are permanently connected to a mechanical refrigerating system by inlet and outlet pipes for the storage of liquid refrigerant. Ammonia refrigeration systems are closed systems. The most obvious hazard is an ammonia release, which can occur as a result of improper:






 


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