What are Coolers?

Definition of Coolers in Construction

Large refrigerated boxes that are assembled within the interior of, normally, a grocery store or assembled on the exterior of the store. These coolers are used to store the frozen merchandise for the grocery store. There are both freezers and coolers and function to keep merchandise cold or frozen dependent upon the temperature of the coolers. These boxes can be located within the structure of the building or as separate independent additions to the perimeter of the supermarket. The assembly and mechanical connections to these large coolers is performed by niche contractors that specialize in this type of large refrigeration. Each design will be customized to the type of store and merchandise to be stored. Normally the floors of these coolers are an epoxy coating that is applied in the field.