Latest News
Kältemittel mit geringem Treibhauspotenzial für Flüssigkeitskühler und Wärmepumpen
Download our latest catalog!
Innovative chiller solution keeps cruise ship running on schedule
Carrier’s leading environmentally sustainable technologies leverage free seawater energy to produce cooling and heating.
Air-Cooled Liquid Chiller. Cooling Capacity: 509-819 kW.
Air-cooled scroll chillers. Cooling Capacity: 160 kW – 520 kW.
The 36XB Hybrid Terminal combines the advantages of both chilled beams and fan coils
Customers look to Carrier to develop sustainable solutions for refrigerants, especially given climate change considerations. For decades, the industry relied on chlorofluorocarbon...
Preserving the artwork of the Sistine Chapel for future generations: a masterpiece of technology by Carrier.
Carrier’s AdvanTE3C engineers, working closely with the Swedish Internet service provider Bahnhof and hydronic specialists, have helped to optimize an innovative cooling & heating solution...
Greater demand can lead to greater energy costs. However, Carrier heat recovery chillers can transfer waste heat from the hotel’s cooling system into the domestic hot water system
Search this site

Please fill in your details below and we will send you industry news straight to your inbox...

Contact Us!
Email this page

If you thought this page is useful to your friend, use this form to send.

Friend Email

Enter your message

Enter below security code

Make your QR


Company Name:


Work Address:


State, ZIP Code:

Email Address





Cultural Centre Solutions

Carrier’s leading environmentally sustainable technologies leverage free seawater energy to produce cooling and heating.


The Museum of Europe and Mediterranean Civilisations (MuCEM) located in Marseille, France and the neighboring Mediterranean Villa dedicated to contemporary Mediterranean art exhibitions host a number of events including conferences, debates and film showcases. The building was designed to meet High Quality Environmental standard* and therefore energy savings were at the heart of the project. Carrier
implemented an innovative air conditioning system leveraging the use of seawater to simultaneously produce cold water (6/12°C) and hot water (40/45°C).

Challenges and Solutions: 

The project presented a number of specific challenges and the solution delivers:

  • A high efficiency system: capacity of 1 000 kW cooling and 1 200 kW heating per AquaForce® water-to-water heat pumps;
  • An innovative energy-saving process application: the machines use the free energy from seawater to remove the energy from the machine condensers and refrigeration units. Whether for air conditioning or heating purposes, the installation principle is the same as for reversible geothermal installations using ground water with water-to-water heat pumps;
  • Optimal security: no fossil fuel usage. Electricity is at the heart of the energy system’s production which means no inflammable gas running through the ducted installation inside a building visited by thousands of visitors each year;
  • Compact size: limited space required for installation. The technical room is only 100 m2.


  • 2x 30XWHP AquaForce® water-to-water heat pumps
  • Carrier advanced web system controller

Related documents: 

  • Cultural Center Solutions