Industrial Refrigeration Consortium
The Industrial Refrigeration Consortium (IRC) is a collaborative effort between UW-Madison and industry. The goal is to improve the safety, efficiency and productivity of industrial refrigeration systems and technologies. The consortium realizes this goal by conducting applied research, delivering knowledge transfer and providing technical assistance. The IRC's unique combination of faculty and staff with academic qualifications, technical expertise and practical experience have benefited a number of end-users of industrial refrigeration systems within the state and beyond. The IRC provides objective information that is not biased by an affiliation with any particular organization.