Arvind Surange

Arvind Surange
ACR Project Consultants Pvt. Ltd.

Arvind Surange is one of the senior most consultants having completed over 54 years of his association with the AC&R and Cold chain industry!

He is the CMD of ACR Project Consultants Pvt Ltd, which has to its credit more than 600 projects in AC& Refrigeration and Cold Chain including  prestigious projects such as Savla Foods & Cold Storage, AlKabeer, R K Foodland, CONCOR – CA Project, MSAMB, KAPPEC-Karnataka, to name a few.

He held various positions such as:
President Emeritus of ISHRAE Pune chapter
National President of ISHRAE - 1996-97
President of ASHRAE W.I.Chapter- 1997-98
President of Rotary Club of Poona North - 1992-93
Chairman  of the Refrigeration Handbook Committee of ISHRAE(Pune)
Chairman, Honours &Awards Committee – ISHRAE (2012-14)
Chair Refrigeration, Region at Large, ASHRAE.
Co-Chair NCCD’s Committee on Non-Conventional&Sustainable Applications in Cold Chain

His other major contributions :

  • Authored the book on “Cold Storage Basics”, published by ISHRAE & translated in 4 languages.
  • Promoted the concept of ‘ Green Cold Chain!’ for the first time globally,  presented at various foras in India, Germany, USA, & Colombia etc.

Honors and Awards.

  • Bry Air Award for Excellence in System Design (twice).
  • Emerson Cup Award.
  • Coveted- “ ASHRAE Fellow “ Award in 2009
  • Global Cold Chain Award in 2010.
  • Lifetime Service Award from ISHRAE 2015.
  • Best Green Cold Chain Solutions Award -2017