Stellar Announces Partnership with Chemours

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (November 21, 2019) — Stellar, a fully integrated firm focused on design, engineering, construction and mechanical services worldwide, has officially partnered with The Chemours Company, a global chemistry company with leading market positions in titanium technologies, fluoroproducts and chemical solutions.

As a result of the partnership, Stellar will help develop and promote the Chemours product Opteon™ in recreational and industrial refrigeration projects, including retrofits. Opteon™ is the official refrigerant of the NHL.

“This is a significant deal for Stellar and a huge win for our clients,” said Jose Mergulhao, PE, Director of Business Development at Stellar. “We’re excited to grow our service offerings to the recreational refrigeration market, including public and private ice rinks, as well as to our industrial clients.”

In addition to Opteon™, Stellar also designs and installs ammonia, CO2 and hydrocarbon refrigeration systems.

“Today’s industrial and recreational facility owners are seeking refrigeration solutions that are safer and more environmentally sustainable, while still balancing performance, safety and cost,” said Mergulhao. “This partnership gives us one more way to better meet that need now and in the future.”

Stellar is a single-source solutions provider that can offer design, construction, refrigeration and ongoing maintenance services for facilities across a variety of industries.

About The Chemours Company 

The Chemours Company (NYSE: CC) is a global leader in titanium technologies, fluoroproducts, and chemical solutions, providing its customers with solutions in a wide range of industries with market-defining products, application expertise and chemistry-based innovations. Chemours ingredients are found in plastics and coatings, refrigeration and air conditioning, mining, and general industrial manufacturing. Our flagship products include prominent brands such as Teflon™, Ti-Pure™, Krytox™, Viton™, Opteon™, Freon™ and Nafion™. Chemours published its first corporate responsibility commitment report in 2018, which highlights goals aligned with the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals. The company has approximately 7,000 employees and 28 manufacturing sites serving approximately 3,700 customers in over 120 countries. Chemours is headquartered in Wilmington, Delaware, and is listed on the NYSE under the symbol CC. For more information, visit or follow us on Twitter @Chemours or LinkedIn.  

About Stellar 

Stellar is a fully integrated design, engineering, construction, refrigeration and mechanical services firm that provides the industry’s most comprehensive range of self-performed services, including planning, design, pre-construction, construction, refrigeration, mechanical and utility, building envelope, and total operations and maintenance services. More than 750 Stellar employees worldwide create award-winning food processing plants, refrigerated warehouses, distribution centers, commercial buildings and military facilities. In addition to its Jacksonville, Florida, headquarters, Stellar operates nearly 50 support locations and offices throughout the United States, China and in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region. The company also serves Central and South America, Europe and India. For more information, visit