The authors wish to express thanks to the many individuals, institutions and corporations who freely provided materials and information on a wide variety of subjects pertinent to this technical paper.
Berg Chilling Systems Inc., Toronto, Ontario, Canada. Ice-making machinery and equipment for fisheries operations shoreside and on board fishing vessels.
Brontec USA Inc., Gilford, New Hampshire, USA. Manufacturers of Liquid Ice ice-making machines and equipment for fisheries, fishing vessels and food industries.
College of the North Atlantic, St. Johns, Newfoundland, Dept. of Mechanical Engineering, Industrial Refrigeration Division.
Department of Fisheries and Oceans Canada, St Johns, Newfoundland, Canada.
Department of Fisheries of Newfoundland and Labrador, St. Johns, Newfoundland, Canada.
Dupont Canada Inc., Ontario, Canada.
Dynoplast, A division of Dyno Nobel Ltd., Saint John, New Brunswick, Canada. Manufacturers of insulated plastic tubs for fishery and food industries.
Integrated Marine Systems Inc., Port Townsend, Washington, USA. Refrigeration packages for fishing vessels, CSW & RSW systems. Hydraulic drive units for compressors.
LeBlanc & Associates, Inc., Houma, Louisiana, USA. Manufacturers of custom refrigeration, freezing and chilling equipment for the fisheries and fishing vessels.
Marine Institute of Newfoundland and Labrador, St. Johns, Newfoundland, Canada.
North Star Ice Equipment Corporation, Seattle, Washington, USA. Ice-making machinery and equipment for fishery operations shoreside and on board fishing vessels.
Sabroe Refrigeration A.S., Arhus, Denmark.
Saeplast hf., Dalvik, Iceland. Manufacturers of insulated plastic tubs for fishery and food industries.
Scotsman Ice Systems-Frimont S.p.A., Milan, Italy.
Sunwell Technologies Inc., Woodbridge, Ontario, Canada. Ice crystal generators (slurry ice), pumping equipment and storage units for use in fishery operations on shore and on board fishing vessels.
Turbo Marine Company, Tampa, Florida, USA. Ice-making machinery, chilling and refrigeration equipment for fishery and fishing vessels.
Ziegra Ice Machines, Isernhagen, Germany.