The new Thermax facility in China, which went operational in 2008, is, today, manufacturing absorption chillers for the country’s market, the world’s biggest market for the equipment.
The plant, located near Shanghai, is equipped with state-of-the-art machinery and is based on a lean manufacturing platform. It will eventually produce 400 chillers a year. Beginning with systems in the 500 TR range, the plant has the capability to build 3000 TR chillers. The performance testing facilities for chillers are of world standard.