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Panel World specialises in the design, manufacture and installation of high quality, modular cold and freezer rooms, cold stores, hygienic preparation areas, chicken houses and many more solutions to suit your insulated panel needs.
Our transport refrigeration equipment is specially designed for all conditions, taking full advantage of our in-house engineering design & expertise. We pride ourselves on our flexibility to meet customer demands and in having spares readily available to ensure our client keep running optimally.
Air Conditioning and Refrigeration Academy
The tradeshow that delivers, FRIGAIR Expo returns in 2022. The show will run from 01 June – 03 June 2022 at Gallagher Convention Centre. Taking place every three years, FRIGAIR is the largest dedicated HEVAC&R trade exhibition in Africa and is organised in partnership with the South African Institute of Refrigeration and Air Conditioning (SAIRAC).

Skills and Training


Techniskills re-accredited for training

Techniskills in Cape Town was first accredited in 2008 and was recently re-accredited for a third cycle, this time under the Quality Council for Trades and Occupations (QCTO) banner until…

Five tips to avoid strikes in your company

Staffing Solutions managing director, Arnoux Maré, says poor labour relations in South Africa can be directly linked to the low levels of trust between employers and employees. He shares some…

Why HVAC&R contractors should join SARACCA

The main objective of the South African Refrigeration and Air Conditioning Contractors Association (SARACCA) is to uplift the industry, providing its members with relevant information and training opportunities. Here is…

WorldSkills – what is it all about?

Bob Vuletic of EP | Multistage Cooling looks at why WorldSkills competitions are important for the refrigeration and air-conditioning industry and share some advice for technical skills experts and competitors.

Avoiding refrigeration injuries

By: Grant Laidlaw of ACRA We look at how to safely operate (and avoid any injuries) within the refrigerated environment inside a cold room and/or freezer.