About Us

South-Town Refrigeration & Mechanical is the Midwest’s premier commercial refrigeration and mechanical service contractor. Family-owned and operated since 1954, we provide customers in the Twin Cities and beyond with world-class service and equipment. Everything we do is customized for your industry, your location, and your exact needs.

A family-run business with family values, South-Town prides itself on being one of the best places to work in the Midwest. That means our employees stay – some have been with us since the late 1970s and early 1980s, and it’s not unusual for staff to refer family members and friends to the team.

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We take a modular, flexible approach to project design every step of the way. With our extensive capabilities, we offer solutions for your current needs and insight for the future.  

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Our People

At South-Town Refrigeration & Mechanical, our people make the difference. We don’t just complete projects for our customers, we build relationships.

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See what our refrigeration and HVAC customers have to say about our world-class services.

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Energy Solutions

South-Town Refrigeration & Mechanical offers comprehensive facilities management services to automate commercial refrigeration and hvac, building operations, and security systems. Conserve energy, control access, and save money with energy and automation solutions from South-Town Refrigeration & Mechanical.



To be the Premier Midwest family-owned and operated full Refrigeration and Mechanical company.


We are an industry leader by providing a full spectrum of world-class customer experience, along with being one of the best places to work in the Midwest.

Core Values

Perseverance / Integrity / Family / Stability / Competency

Refrigeration Projects

Our food service projects typically include work on interior layout that coordinate coolers, ice makers, freezers,
produce misting systems and cooking equipment with the building design.

Cold Storage

We create innovative systems for liquor and beer distributors, breweries, food processing and storage facilities, grocery distributors, and many other industries.

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Convenience Stores

From walk-in coolers or freezers and ice machines to food service equipment and HVAC, we offer a comprehensive array of products and services for small-format retail locations.

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Grocery Stores and Supermarkets

We are the Twin Cities’ premier provider of comprehensive supermarket refrigeration products and capabilities and offer expert HVAC and energy management systems integration.

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Liquor Stores

We serve clinics, hospitals, and other medical facilities, offering innovative solutions that provide the highest level of safety and reliability.

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Healthcare & Assisted Living Centers

Our capabilities include HVAC, refrigeration, systems integration, and food service equipment for care centers and assisted living locations, as well as other multi-unit residential facilities.

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Ice Rinks

We offer the latest technology and energy-efficient options in recreational ice refrigeration for rinks, arenas, and rec centers.

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Laboratories and Science Facilities

Capabilities for laboratories and other science-related facilities include customized refrigeration, air quality, temperature control, and more.

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Communications and Data Centers

We create solutions for communications providers, data centers, and similar industries.

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Commercial Buildings

We provide refrigeration, HVAC, and energy management services for all types of office buildings and commercial spaces.

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Educational Facilities

From pre-K through university, we provide comprehensive refrigeration and HVAC products and equipment for schools, education centers, day cares, and similar facilities.

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Food Processing

South-Town Refrigeration & Mechanical provides specialized commercial refrigeration and HVAC products and services for warehouses of any size or purpose.

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Walk-in coolers sales and service, walk-in freezers sales and service, ice maker sales and service.

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