Frigel Firenze S.p.A. of Scandicci (FI) at K 2019 in Düsseldorf -- K Trade Fair

Frigel Firenze S.p.A.

Via Pisana, 316, 50018 Scandicci (FI)

Hall map

K 2019 hall map (Hall 11): stand A60

Fairground map

K 2019 fairground map: Hall 11

Our range of products

Product categories

  • 03  Machinery and equipment for the plastics and rubber industries
  • 03.09  Ancillary equipment
  • 03.09.002  Heating and cooling technology
  •  Heating and cooling units

Heating and cooling units

  • 03  Machinery and equipment for the plastics and rubber industries
  • 03.09  Ancillary equipment
  • 03.09.002  Heating and cooling technology
  •  Water chillers
  • 03  Machinery and equipment for the plastics and rubber industries
  • 03.09  Ancillary equipment
  • 03.09.002  Heating and cooling technology
  •  Internal cooling equipment

Internal cooling equipment

Our products

Product category: Water chillers

Ecodry - Closed-Loop Adiabatic Cooling System

More powerful, economical, energy efficient and environmentally friendly than cooling towers and other traditional process cooling technologies, the Ecodry from Frigel truly is Intelligent Process Cooling.

Bring Ecodry’s patented closed-loop adiabatic dry-cooling to your facility – backed by our deep process cooling engineering expertise – and discover how we can:

  • Save you money – By drastically reducing energy and water consumption, minimizing the need for costly chemical consumption, completely eliminating chemical discharges, offering an economical installation and eliminating the majority of maintenance compared to cooling towers
  • Create a competitive advantage – Through better quality and more uptime, due to consistent, precise water temperature control
  • Expand as you grow – Frigel’s modular approach allows production facilities to install economical systems that can be easily expanded
  • Improve environmental sustainability – By saving extensive amounts of water and requiring zero chemical discharges

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Product category: Water chillers

Heavygel - Central Chillers

Heavygel industrial chillers are up to the challenge of the most demanding cooling requirements in various industrial processes.

High-Efficiency Chillers with Flexible Options for Your Facility
  • Field-proven durability and performance
  • Heavy-duty industrial design for reliable operation
  • “Free cooling” capability with central 3-way motorized modulating valves, where conditions permit

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Product category: Water chillers

Water-Cooled 3FX Modular Chillers

Offering maximum energy efficiency for your cooling needs, the EFX line of water-cooled Heavygel compact industrial chillers – roughly half the size of competing units – are ideal for use with the Ecodry closed-loop system.

The choice of 160 kW (45 ton) and 315 kW (90 ton) sizes and modular design make for an ideal solution to your current needs while keeping future expansion in mind. The EFX line also offers flexibility for use with existing pumps, tanks and filtration systems when possible.

Multi-Scroll Compressor Technology
  • Proven
  • Reliable
  • Accurate
Advanced Blitzer Screw Compressor Technology
  • Accurate
  • Efficient
  • Rugged

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Product category: Water chillers

Microgel - Portable Chiller and Temperature Control Units

The Microgel line offers a unique, space-saving approach that directly addresses the needs of plastics molders.

This compact, portable temperature control unit (TCU)/chiller combination (with a dual-zone option) maintains precise, microprocessor-controlled temperature at your molding machines.

Compact, Portable & Precise Cooling
  • Save up to 60% of energy cost compared to central chillers – especially when you take advantage of “free cooling” opportunities when conditions permit.
  • Prevent scrap with repeatable, precise, machine-side temperature control and optimal pressure and flow for efficient, turbulent heat transfer.
  • Reduce equipment footprint with these multifaceted units, which take up about 1/3 the space compared to using separate portable chillers and temperature control units.
Microgel RCD
Versatile, compact two-zone water-cooled chillers to 105 kW (30 tons).

Microgel RCM
Single-zone models with cooling capacities from 8 – 220 kW (2 – 63 tons) and heating capacities to 24 kW.

Microgel RCX
Cooling and temperature control for pipe/profile extrusion tanks.

Microgel RAM / RAD
Compact, air-cooled chiller/TCU combination units for small molding machines or lab environments.

Microgel RCP
Packaged compact chillers ideal for PET preforms, blow molding and other demanding applications requiring high flow/pressure and accurate temperature control.

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Company news




May 3, 2019

Frigel announces new subsidiary in Poland: “Frigel Eastern Europe Sp. z o. o.”

Strategic Investment gives Frigel Group direct access to Polish market demand for Intelligent Process Cooling Solutions in Plastics, Beverage and Die Casting industries.
24 / 04 / 2019 – Wielgolas Brzeziński – Poland.

Today Frigel announced the opening of a new subsidiary in Poland as another important step for its global strategic growth.

“We have always considered Poland as one of the top industrial markets in Europe. Thanks to its large population, a growing economy and a very friendly business climate, we believe Poland has the potential to expand business further in the future years and become a leader country within the center/eastern European territory”, said Frigel CEO, Duccio Dorin.

This subsidiary will allow us to improve operations and better serve our customers in Poland, guaranteeing a continued and much faster local support and services.Duccio Dorin, Frigel CEO
New operations are taking place at Wielgolas Brzeziński, and will be supporting three main Business Divisions: Plastics, Beverage and Die Casting.

Each division is already partnering with largely known local sales organizations:

Kanitech. for Plastics,
Forma Sp. Z o. o. for beverage,
Metals Minerals Sp. Z o. o. for Die Casting.  
The new subsidiary will be supporting locally Sales and After Sales services: from engineering, inside sales and logistics,  commissioning, installation and startups to training and local technical service, as well as a complete machine and spare parts stock.

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About us

Company details

About the Frigel Group

Frigel group offers innovative cooling solutions and refrigeration equipment for industrial applications. All Frigel products are conceived and engineered in the headquarters in Florence, Italy with the latest technologies available in the field and then built in four manufacturing facilities around the world. The solutions are designed to fit all specific cooling and temperature control requirements in multiple industries, such as plastics, beverage, oil & gas, cogeneration & tri-generation, food, chemical, pharmaceutical, metals, die-casting & furnaces, data centers and others.

In the last 20 years, Frigel has become a market leader in several of these industries introducing a new way of conceiving and making refrigeration, which is called “intelligent process cooling”. Focused on constant innovation, Frigel designs and builds integrated cooling solutions that achieve: unique performance for each specific application setting, at the same time, new sustainability standards for industry.

The Frigel group includes manufacturing sites in four continents and integrates the following companies:

Frigel Firenze S.p.A, (Scandicci, Firenze Italy) Headquarter and Sales, Engineering, Service, Production

Frigel Custom Cooling Solutions Srl, (Lomagna, Italy) Marine oil and gas cooling solutions – Sales, Engineering, Service, Production

Frigel North America inc., (Chicago - USA) Sales, Engineering, Service

Frigel Asia Pacific Company ltd, (Bangkok - Thailandia) Sales, Engineering, Service, Production

Frigel Latino America Ltda, (San Paulo - Brasil) Sales, Engineering, Service, Production

Frigel GmbH (Rheinfelden, Germany) – Sales, Engineering, Service

Green Box Srl (Piove di Sacco Padova – Italy) - Sales, Engineering, Service, Production

Frigel Intelligent Cooling Systems (Greater Noida, India, Join Venture with Matsui). New plant

Frigel Eastern Europe Sp. z o. o. (Wielgolas Brzeziński – Poland)

Frigel operates through a worldwide network of agents and distributors.

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Company data

Sales volume

20 - 100 Mill. US $

Export content

> 75%

Number of employees

101 - 500



Area of business

Machinery and equipment for the plastics and rubber industries

Target groups

Plastic product manufacturing