IDE Technologies leverages its vast engineering know-how to provide solutions based on the proprietary Vacuum Ice Maker (VIM) technology in unique All Weather Snowmaking and Refrigeration applications.
Backed by more than 45 years of experience and over 400 installations worldwide, VIM offers our clients a diverse choice of energy efficient, highly reliable and low maintenance cost applications.
Despite reduced snowfalls and warmer weather, IDE’s All Weather Snowmaker ensures snow production in all weather conditions in the most energy efficient and environmentally friendly way.
IDE also develops and builds energy-efficient heat-pumps and successfully cools the world’s deepest gold mine, located in South Africa. Above the ground, IDE’s VIM systems provide Thermal Energy Storage (TES) for the cooling needs of large industrial and commercial installations .At the other end of the temperature spectrum, IDE’s VIM utilizes any natural body of water to provide clean and inexpensive heat for district heating.