Ian Suffield

Ian Suffield, Affil.AIRAH

BITZER Australia
Fundamentals: Refrigerant report and refrigerants with glide

This session will begin with an overview of the Refrigerant Report, which will outline what it contains and how to navigate through it, including showing the new HTML format that can be used for easy cross-referencing.

Ian will then talk about refrigerants with glide and the issues and challenges faced with these, including commissioning and questions around heat transfer and system performance. 

About Ian Suffield:
Ian Suffield holds a degree in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Sydney; 2022 marks the 20th year Ian has been involved in the refrigeration industry.

Currently, Ian is the National Engineering Manager for BITZER Australia where he is responsible for development and design of refrigeration packages from small commercial to large industrial applications.  

Before joining BITZER, Ian was the Refrigeration Engineering Manager for Woolworths, where he was responsible for development of technical specifications for plant and showcases as well as delivering significant energy reduction initiatives throughout the network of Woolworths supermarkets. Prior to Woolworths, Ian worked at Austral Refrigeration in a variety of roles including Project Engineering and State Design and Installation Manager in both Queensland and NSW.