We are a major UK specialist in the design, manufacture and installation of frost heave prevention systems and ancillary products for cold stores, blast freezers, food-processing facilities, chill stores and distribution centers.
As a business employing staff, especially within Temperature Cold Storage (TCS) premises such as cold stores and blast freezers, you have an obligation under Health & Safety Regulations to protect your workforce from the increased risks of working in these environments.
List of specific risks are:
The HSE list a number of specific risks relevant to these type of environments that should be assessed and monitored, and suitable control measures implemented to protect staff.
• Ice build-up on doors – frozen shut
• Building integrity
• Injury or incapacity caused by the cold environment
Our Loheat alarms have been designed specifically to meet HSE requirements for controlling the risk of staff getting trapped within any facility and our door open alarms are an energy saving and cost effective solution for open cold store doors.
Manufacturer of specialist products for the cold store industry
We are major manufacturers of frost heave prevention systems and allied products for cold stores.
Specialist Products Include:
Frost heave prevention systems
A range of floor heating systems specifically designed to protect cold stores, cold rooms and blast freezers from the highly damaging effects of frost heave.
Door frame heating
We manufacture three cold store door frame heating systems:
• Low voltage stainless steel strip heating
• Low voltage and mains voltage cable heating
Pressure relief valves
Pressure relief valves are essential to eliminate risks of structural damage by balancing internal and external air pressures.
Loheat has been a manufacturer of water heaters and dairy farm equipment for over 40 years and is the most established and trusted name in the industry.