Our Story

In 1997 Steven Bryan founded Specialized Refrigeration to better service the commercial refrigeration needs of Northern Nevada. Over the past eighteen years Specialized Refrigeration has grown to become one of the area’s largest and most respected service companies. Our highly qualified and efficient staff is capable of handling all of your refrigeration and HVAC needs with over seventy five years of combined industry experience.

As Northern Nevada’s premier mechanical contractor we serve a diverse customer base, ranging from national supermarket and warehouse chains to small locally owned businesses, and everything in between. Whether we are representing Manitowoc Ice Machines as the region’s Contracted Service Provider or making emergency repairs to a multi-million dollar facility, our level of expertise and commitment to excellence motivates us to get the job done right the first time.

  • Service Maintenance 96% 96%
  • Staff On-Call 92% 92%
  • Equipment Installs 89% 89%

SPECIALIZED REFRIGERATION STAFF

How can we help you?

Steven D. Bryan

Steven D. Bryan

President/30+ years of experience

  • Certificate of Achievement of Applied Science in refrigeration, air conditioning, heating and solar energy from Universal Technical Institute
  • Certificate of Professional Development in Energy management from University of Nevada
  • EPA certified from refrigeration Service Engineer Society
  • Qualified individual for C21 NV contractors license
  • Participant in numerous training seminars and workshops including
  • Copeland Compressor Training
  • Tecumseh Compressor Training
  • Bitzer screw compressors Training
  • Manitowoc Ice Machine Training
  • Scotsman Ice Machine Training
  • Ice o matic Ice Machine Training
  • Kold Draft Ice Machine Training
  • Hoshizaki Ice Machine Training
  • Comtrol Factory Training
  • EMC Factory Training
  • Novar Factory Training
  • Micro thermal energy Management Training
  • Heatcraft Beacon Factory Training
  • Delta Heat Transfer Training
  • Russell Factory Training
  • Hill Phoenix Factory Training
  • Tyler refrigeration systems
  • Honeywell thermostats
  • Supermarket start-up training
  • OSHA 30
  • Forklift certified
  • Hill Phoenix CO2 certified
Jeff Flores

Jeff Flores

Service Technician/2+ years of experience

  • Graduated from TMCC with a certificate of achievement in refrigeration and HVAC
  • EPA Certified
  • OSHA 10
Rylee Inman

Rylee Inman

Service Technician/8 + years of experience

  • Graduated from Career College of Northern Nevada with diploma in Refrigeration and HVAC
  • EPA certified
  • OSHA 10
  • Forklift certified
  • Workshops/training
  • Carlisle Compressors
  • Manitowoc Factory Training
  • Sporlan Supermarket
  • Copeland Compressors
  • Scotsman
Alecia Richardson

Alecia Richardson

Office Manager / 24+ years of experience

  • Intuit/Quick Books software
  • Microsoft Excel
  • Microsoft Word
  • Microsoft Power Point
  • Microsoft Access
  • Forklift Certifications
Kris Sheppard

Kris Sheppard

Service manager/17 + years of experience

  • Associates of general studies with refrigeration technology emphasis at TMCC
  • Certificate of Achievement in building systems maintenance at TMCC
  • Certified by ESCO institute as Universal technician
  • OSHA 10
  • Sporlan Supermarket Systems Training
  • Copeland compressors Training
  • Bitzer screw compressors Training
  • Manitowoc Ice Machine Factory Training
  • Hoshisaki Ice Machine Factory Training
  • Scotsman Ice Machine Factory Training
  • Henny penny cooking equipment Factory Training
  • Forklift, Manlift Certifed
Justin Dowd

Justin Dowd

Service Technician/15 + years of experience

  • Certificate of Achievement in commercial and residential refrigeration, heating and air conditioning from Antelope valley College
  • NATE Certifed in heat pump and AC
  • Certified in Residential air balancing from National Comfort Institute
  • EPA certified
  • Workshops/training
  • Manitowoc Factory Training
  • Scotsman Factory Training
  • Hoshiaki Factory Training
  • Copeland compressors
Justin Barnes

Justin Barnes

Service Technician/5 + years of experience

  • Graduated from Career College of Northern Nevada with a diploma in refrigeration an HVAC
  • EPA certified
  • OSHA 10
  • Heavy machinery operator certified
  • Carlisle Compressors
  • Manitowoc Factory Training
  • Sporlan Supermarket Training
  • Copeland compressor Training
Cody Cimadon

Cody Cimadon

Service Technician/5+ years of experience

  • Graduated from Lincoln Technical Institute with certificate of achievement in refrigeration and HVAC
  • EPA Certified
  • Carrier
  • OSHA 30
  • Mini Split Certified

Mission Statement

Whether we are representing Manitowoc Ice Machines as the region’s Contracted Service Provider or making emergency repairs to a multi-million dollar facility, our level of expertise and commitment to excellence motivates us to get the job done right the first time.