The most efficient ice maker.
Ideal solution for mine cooling.
Key advantages include:
A Well-Proven Technology
The VIM is cooling the world’s deepest gold mine for the last 20 years.
The Most Energy Efficient Ice Maker
Total power consumption is less than 1.0 kW/Ton (VIM alone at 0.39 kW/TonR)
Heavy Duty – Highest Capacity and Long Service Life
A VIM unit may serve for more than 20 years. One unit supplies up to 1,000 TonR (3,500kW).
Ultimate Money Saver
The VIM saves on pumping costs, energy consumption, piping and shaft space.
Very Rapid Discharge Capability
The small ice crystals enable rapid discharge and maximize flexibility.
VIM utilizes water as the refrigerant and is able to desalinate water.
“Any Feed Water”
The VIM is designed to work with any type of feed water, including brackish, sea or fresh.
The ice slurry may be stored in simple empty tanks, with no internals.