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Portacool – Committed to Growth and Innovation

As we have celebrated our 30th anniversary this year, it is important to note that our team has worked hard over the last three decades to earn the title, “Leader in Evaporative Cooling Technology.” Though 2020 was a year full of unique challenges, it has not diminished Portacool’s unwavering commitment to growth and innovation. Portacool…

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Portacool Chill Zone Part of the New INField Experience at ISM Raceway

  ISM Raceway, based in Avondale, Arizona (near Phoenix), has unveiled key elements of the new INfield experience as part of the ISM Raceway Project Powered by DC Solar. In addition to receiving a live look into the new Gatorade Victory Lane and post-race celebration, driver appearances and open-air interactive garage featuring their favorite teams…

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Portacool, LLC Wins 2018 PTEN Innovation Awards People’s Choice for Shop Equipment

  Portacool, LLC is proud to announce the Portacool Jetstream™ 230 has received the PTEN Innovation Awards People’s Choice for the shop equipment category. For the fifth consecutive year, the PTEN People’s Choice Award features products in 27 categories chosen by readers of Professional Tool & Equipment News Magazine (PTEN). The winners were selected from 142 products that qualified for…

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What Sets Evaporative Cooling Apart from Other Cooling Methods?

  This week, as the heat keeps the Southwest and Southern Plain in 100+ degree conditions, cooling solutions will be particularly needed. Since 1990, Portacool has provided practical, effective cooling solutions for areas that typically could not be cooled by air conditioning. Unlike an air conditioner, evaporative cooling works with the ambient air and water to provide…

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The official start of summer 2018

  As of Thursday, June 21 – we are in the official summer months! That means the heat is on! We are often asked, “What sets your evaporative cooling products apart from other cooling methods?” We are happy to dive into this subject and talk about our differentiation. Since 1990, Portacool has provided practical, effective cooling solutions…

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It bears repeating – Heat Safety Is Key

The toll heat can take on the body should not be underestimated. It’s important to take precautions to ensure safety in the heat when exercising, entertaining, or working outdoors or in non-air-conditioned areas like the garage. Hydration: The top tip for giving your body the power to beat the heat is to stay hydrated. You need…

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One-year Anniversary of Portacool Park

  Our team is thrilled to celebrate the one-year anniversary of Portacool Park in Center, Texas, our hometown of 28+ years. What started out as a vision for the park’s renewal became a reality last June when the park opened with expanded facilities ranging from the covered pavilion/basketball court to updated facilities and multi-purpose areas. …

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As Seen on the Road…

  Our team is thrilled to partner with another growing Texas company to bring Portacool branded trailers to the road.  Thanks to Greenway Carriers, LLC in Lufkin, we have 50 Portacool branded trailers on the road across the country and 20 more in the works.  What started with Greenway acting as our carrier between our manufacturing facility…

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Hometown Happiness: The Grand Opening of Portacool Park

  What started as a vision by Portacool execs and the city of Center, Texas has culminated into a wonderful reality for the community.  On June 17, the new Portacool Park was unveiled with a grand opening celebration with lots of fun and entertainment for the whole family. Portacool Park is the culmination of more…

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Heat Waves are Serious Business

  Did you know heatwaves are a primary cause of worker heat-related illnesses and fatalities in the state of California? This fact is illustrated in a thorough case study completed in 2006.  The study showed that 84% of the confirmed occupational heat illnesses in 2006 occurred during a July heatwave. Nationally, Weather.com just last week…

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