Our clients count on us to make the right equipment recommendations. Therefore, at AIS we are careful to research the options available and partner with only the best equipment manufacturers. For over 25 years AIS has exclusively represented the Leer merchandiser product lines. Not only does Leer build the finest, most reliable ice merchandisers, but their products are constantly improving.
TWO YEARS AGO AIS BEGAN PRODUCING PREVENTATIVE Maintenance Manuals at the conclusion of every project. e decision to spend time and energy to produce these manuals came from years of post project frustration. What we were finding was that clients were not abiding by the verbal preventative maintenance (PM) recommendations we stressed nor were they following the manufacturer recommendations outlined in the equipment manuals.
FREQUENTLY WE ARE ASKED BY PACKAGED ICE PRODUCERS HOW MUCH ICE a particular ice maker is capable of producing. Our answer is quite often, “what are your goals”. We don’t answer this way to confuse or to mislead people, but we answer in this way to assure that we make the best recommendation. When determining the capacity of an ice making system there are three major determinants:
In the spring Cold Standard there was an article titled e Next Step in Automation. In this article we reviewed how we are building ice plants today that are Different, Smarter, and Better. Today’s Automatic ICE™ Systems™ are more energy efficient, greatly reduce operational labor, and require much less real estate. e catalyst to these modern Automatic ICE™ Systems™ is total system automation.
Over the past few years AIS has undergone a complete company restructuring. We have implemented changes in every aspect of our company including customer development and support. From better trained, and more experienced technical support, through smarter ice system installations, we have greatly improved all that we do and our value to the client.