Total Project Designing and Consultancy Services for Integrated Cold Chain Projects

Turnkey Project Consultants since 1971 in the field of Cold Chain offering complete consultancy and designing services from conception to go-live for all types of cold chain projects including Architectural, Structural, Refrigeration, Thermal Insulation, Electrical and other allied consultancy services; all under one roof, in order to achieve the benefits of integrated project design and economy in implementation.

  1. Designed more than 600 Cold Chain projects based on energy efficient standards, following MIDH Guidelines and green design concepts
  2. Recognized as a leader in Total Project Consultancy in the Cold Chain sector with experience of designing anf handling more than 600 Cold Chain projects in various parts of the country
  3. Trendsetters in Indian Cold Chain industry introducing innovative technologies in this field
  4. Pioneers in introducing the concept 'Green Cold Chain' and promoting it all over the world
  5. Highly qualified and experienced team with an average experience of more than 25 years between them to serve the industry. Part of NHB Technical Scrutiny team for vetting of cold chain projects for adherence to standards and the inspection team for verification of the project implementation as per their approved standards

Principal Consultants

Arvind Surange

Arvind Surange

Chairman and and Managing Director

Co-chair, NCCD Committee for use of renewable energy in Cold Chain
National Past President, ISHRAE
Lifetime Achivement Awardee, ISHRAE
Harshal Surange

Harshal Surange

CEO and Director

National Chair, ISHRAE Refrigeration Committee
Founder President, IIAR Western India Chapter
Past President, ISHRAE Pune Chapter

Empanelments & Memberships

Types of projects handled

ACR has consulted for more than 600 projects across India spanning the entire range of cold chain.

Cold Chain Projects

  1. Integrated Cold Chain Projects with Refrigerated Transport Facilities
  2. Frozen Food Stores with Precooling units or Blast freezers, IQF, Plate Freezers
  3. Palletized and Convertible Frozen Stores and Cold Stores
  4. Integrated Pack Houses with Processing, Precooling units and Cold Rooms
  5. Controlled Atmosphere Storage (CA Stores)
  6. Multipurpose and Bulk Cold Stores
  7. Ripening Chambers
  8. APEDA approved pack houses for export quality produce
  9. Primary processing centre, Distribution centres and Irradiation facilities
  10. Specialized fruits, vegetables, fish and meat processing centres
  11. Slaughter house and meat processing and freezing complexes
  12. Ice plants and Industrial Refrigeration Systems for Dairies, Breweries, Chemical plants

AC Projects

  1. Air Conditioning Systems for Hospitals, Tissue Culture Labs, Snow Parks, Cold Chain Facilities.
  2. Industrial Refrigeration Systems
  3. Heat Recovery Systems

Esteemed Projects

Salva Foods & Cold Storage, Navi Mumbai, Maharashtra Largest Multipurpose Multiproduct Cold Storage in India with 30,000 MT Cold, Frozen and CA store capacity
Concor (FHEL), Rai, Haryana Largest Controlled Atmosphere (CA) Store in India for Apples and other items
Radhakrishna Foodlands, Navi Mumbai, Maharashtra First of its kind Food Distribution Center with 7000 MT cold storage capacity
MSAMB, Navi Mumbai, Maharashtra (Mah State Agri Mktg Board) More than 30 Integrated pack houses with Grading, Packing, Precooling & Cold storage across Maharashtra
Karnataka State Agricultural Produce Processing & Export Corpn. Ltd. (KAPPEC), Karnataka A number of Integrated Pack Houses and Cold Chain facilities at various locations
Coldex, Kundli, Haryana One of the large Palletized Multipurpose Cold Stores in India with 3500 Pallets Positions and Blast Freezer
Karunya Marine, Ratnagiri, Maharashtra Fish processing, freezing and storage project
Alkabeer Exports Slaughter House, Hyderabad, Telangana India's First Modern Meat Processing Project with Slaughter house, Meat Processing and Freezing Complex
Venkateshwara Hatcheries, Pune, Maharashtra Largest Poultry Processing and Freezing Plant in India
Essel World Snow World, Pune, Maharashtra Snow world and Ice skating ring
NFAI, All India Radio, Mumbai, Maharashtra Specialized Storage Systems for Colour Film Vault at Pune
Multiple other Multipurpose Cold Storages across India SGS (Navi Mumbai), Jai Jinendra (Pune), San Foods (Navi Mumbai), Shree Shubbham Logistics (5 locations) amongst others

Current Projects

We are currently consulting for multiple Integrated Cold Chain projects accross Maharashtra, Karnataka, Rajasthan, Hariyana and other states of India with various Logistic companies, Cold Chain providers, Private Cold Storagage owners and State Governments.

Awards and Recognitions

ISHRAE Lifetime Service Award

Arvind Surange

receives ISHRAE Lifetime Service Award at ACREX 2015 in Bangalore



Gujarat Cold Storage Owners Association Seminar

Harshal Surange

as esteemed speaker at Gujarat Cold Storage Owners Association Seminar in Lonavla