System Design

With 200 years of combined refrigeration design experience, ADA is the epitome of full-service, innovative, futureproofing in the refrigeration systems design industry.

Fully Managed Refrigeration System Design

Taking an idea from inception through to completion, ADA collaborate with clients to ensure the refrigeration design solution they receive covers all aspects of their requirements. When ADA engage with client, the entire designers roll & responsibilities ensure all the required documentation is complete and in line with legislative guidance.

Do you have an existing client specification?

ADA can also collaborate with existing client’s specifications and develop a solution in line with their requirements and challenge areas which could be improved, or if required ADA can develop a robust specification that covers all the requirements of the system.

Which Refrigeration Systems can we design?

ADA offer all elements of system design including component selection, equipment selection, pipe sizing, electrical, networks and control designs.

Condensing Unit

Centralised Plant

Heat Pumps

Natural Refrigerant Solutions (Co2, Ammonia, Hydrocarbons)

Remote Retail Refrigeration

Remote Commercial Refrigeration

Remote Distribution Refrigeration

Light Industrial Refrigeration

Cold Rooms (High and Low Bay)

Fully Automated Cold Rooms

Cold Room Fulfilment Sites

What’s included in Refrigeration System Design?

Proudly Independent Consultation Advice

With no obligation to any manufacturer, contractor or end-user, ADA provides an impartial and uninfluenced view.

Project Management

Converting agreed scope of works into an operational plan, ADA deliver projects to industry and client specification, on budget and within the agreed timeframe.

Cost Management

Both Capex & Opex of the refrigeration system needs to be considered to ensure the designed system is within client’s budget and the capital expenditure is maximised. ADA track all elements of project costs to keep in line with client budgets, including the management of orders raised and spend reporting.

Design Liability

All refrigeration design’s undertaken and completed by ADA are covered by design liability. Providing clients with reassurance that ADA take full responsibility for all provided services.

Energy Saving Initiatives

ADA are leaders of innovating technologies and techniques, helping meet sustainability goals which are fundamental for businesses to achieve their Net Zero and ESG targets for a zero-carbon future.
ADA have extensive design and delivery experience with low GWP & natural refrigerant solutions. Delivering refrigeration designs that reduce energy consumption and optimise performance.

Legislation and Government Compliant Designs

System design documentation is completed and in line with government guidance.

– British and European Standards Ashrae Standards
– F-Gas
– PED / PFAS Assessments
– ADA send designs directly to the required notified body for sign off and system certification (if required).