About Nor-Lake Scientific

original Reach-In Refrigerator2 (002)_editedIn 1947, Nor-Lake was founded in the garage of a creamery in Hudson, Wisconsin (located just east of St. Paul and Minneapolis). Today, Nor-lake Scientific operates a 280,000-square-foot facility that houses state-of-the-art manufacturing equipment, fabrication lines as well as engineering, research and test areas.  

Nor-Lake Scientific, a Horizon Scientific, Inc. brand, takes great pride in providing you with the most complete line of high-quality, temperature-controlled products for the most demanding applications. Our innovative products meet the challenges found in the host of markets we serve: Agriculture, Biomedical, Biotech, Education, Healthcare, Industrial, Life Science, Pharmaceutical and others. Nor-Lake's mission is to provide high-quality, reliable products, giving you exceptional value for your investment with the performance you expect.

Nor-Lake has been a consistent leader in refrigeration innovation and design.

1981 - Nor-Lake increased the insulation properties and energy savings of its products by changing from fiberglass to polyurethane foam insulation

1989 - Nor-Lake was the first U.S. commercial refrigeration company to introduce a HCFC blowing Ozone Guard-22 polyurethane insulation, which reduced the amount of ozone depleting CFCs given off by the refrigeration products

1994 - Nor-Lake became one of the first companies in the commercial refrigeration industry to receive ISO 9001 certification

1997 - Nor-Lake started using CFC free foam to be used in its polyurethane insulation

Nor-Lake, Incorporated has grown to be a leader in the designing and manufacturing of quality refrigeration products. With its dedication to service and high-quality product line, Nor-Lake has earned one of the most respected names in the refrigeration industry.