Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Air-Conditioning and Refrigeration (MHI-AC&R), received the Energy Conservation Center, Japan (ECCJ) Best Award ( Repair Equipment Category), the highest rank of the 39th Excellent Energy Conservation Equipment Award sponsored by the Japan Association of Refrigeration and Air-Conditioning Contractors (JARAC). The introduction of GARTZE75I.HP, the heat recovery-type centrifugal chiller manufactured by Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Thermal Systems (MHI Thermal Systems) into a part of the existing heating equipment of the factory air conditioner, was highly evaluated for the effects of its energy savings and CO2 emissions reductions. This is the first time that MHI-AC&R has won the award.
LG Electronics named industry veteran Donald Decker as director of owner sales for LG Air Conditioning Technologies in the United States. In this position, Decker will be taking on the critical role of driving LG’s business forward into new and important channels to drive profitable growth in the U.S. market.
According to the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), “Green building is the practice of creating structures and using processes that are environmentally and resource-efficient throughout a building’s lifecycle from siting to design, construction, operation, maintenance, renovation and deconstruction.”
How long before your building “knows” more about you than you do yourself? Henry Lawson, Market Intelligence Analyst at BSRIA, expresses his thoughts in this article.
Marketair, a provider of HVACR installation and service accessories for ductless mini-split (DMS) and unitary air conditioning systems, formed a marketing alliance with HydroKleen on June 1 to promote U.S. contractor licensing for the Queensland, Australia-based company’s globally-renowned HVACR branded DMS cleaning program.
Daikin Applied Europe has announced the launch of a new Witness Testing service for clients, with a new climatic test chamber designed to accommodate all cooling-specific applications. The new facility, based at Cecchina, near Rome, offers testing to recognised International Standards across a range of operational modes, in all climate conditions.
UTC Climate, Controls & Security, which manufactures products under the Carrier, Bryant, Payne, and ICP brand names, announced a price increase of up to 3 percent on residential and commercial heating, ventilating, and air-conditioning equipment. It will be implemented effective Sept. 10.
Panasonic has announced that David Frise, CEO of Building Engineering Services Association (BESA), will be the UK judge for the Panasonic PRO Awards 2018, which celebrates excellence in the design, specification, installation and commissioning of Panasonic heating and cooling systems.