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Umweltstiftung Grosskopf
Transport Refrigeration of the Future Utilising Natural Refrigerants.


In our press section you will find all press releases on products and services of ECOOLTEC Grosskopf GmbH as well as on the company and its international activities.

Press contact: Thomas Rosenberger | | +49 160 8204934


F-Gas Regulation: New version tightens rules for the use of F-gas-based refrigerants

  • Stricter F-gas regulation applies with immediate effect
  • Shortage of F-gases will increase the operating costs of conventional transport refrigeration systems
  • ECOOLTEC offers an F-gas-free, purely electrically powered and future-proof transport refrigeration system

Strong start in the UK: First UK company starts using lower impact ECOOLTEC refrigerated system

  • In UK first, Tesco takes delivery of two refrigerated multi-temp bodyworks with ECOOLTEC TM182 technology within its distribution network
  • Natural refrigerants have a negligible greenhouse gas potential, reducing its impact by almost 100%
  • Gray & Adams and ECOOLTEC have jointly designed a bespoke refrigerated body specification
  • Video: Tesco order first ECOOLTEC TM182 natural refrigerant units in the UK

Double Award Winner: ECOOLTEC wins European Transport Award for Sustainability

  • Expert jury honours ECOOLTEC TM182 transport refrigeration system in the category “Refrigeration and Heating”
  • Jury praises holistic approach of refrigeration by using natural refrigerants, the purely electric drive and the efficiency of the unit
  • ECOOLTEC CEO Henning Altebäumer: "The second award in a row confirms that ECOOLTEC's strategy is the right one."

Bierbichler buys ECOOLTEC refrigeration systems: "More technically advanced than any other"


ATMO Award 2023: Transport refrigeration system from ECOOLTEC is Innovation of the Year

  • Award-winning: ECOOLTEC TM182 wins ATMO Award in the category “Innovation of the Year / Refrigeration"
  • Sustainable: 80 percent lower CO2 emissions thanks to the use of natural refrigerants and a pure electric drive
  • Revolutionary: With the ECOOLTEC TM182, natural refrigerants are being used in the transport sector for the first time

Successful premiere in the UK: ECOOLTEC technology convinces fleet operators

  • Fleet operators very much in favour of the use of natural refrigerants
  • ECOOLTEC technology ensures future operational longeavity
  • Sustainable and efficient at the same time: ECOOLTEC TM182

He shaped transport refrigeration for over 45 years: ECOOLTEC patron Peter Großkopf stands down


ECOOLTEC refrigeration systems protect the climate and offer cost advantages in operation

  • Natural refrigerants with no impact on the environment
  • Availability of R1270 and R744 guaranteed in the long term
  • Low service and maintenance costs reduce operating costs

Review IAA 2022 including Press Kit

Presentation of the company, the technology and the sales structure


Sustainable, efficient, safe and practical: ECOOLTEC revolutionises transport refrigeration

  • Natural refrigerants with single-figure global warming potential
  • Highest operational safety due to fully hermetic cooling circuits
  • Ultra fast pull-down times thanks to phenomenal refrigerating capacity

Market launch for ECOOLTEC: Transport refrigeration machines for tomorrow’s world

  • ECOOLTEC Grosskopf GmbH technology available today to meet current and future challenges facing refrigerated transport
  • Employees with extensive industry experience enable technological lead
  • ECOOLTEC launch at the IAA Transportation Hanover in September 2022