Emerson Adopts Toco Toucan from Jurong Bird Park
​Emerson Adopts Toco Toucan from Jurong Bird Park​
Emerson Adopts Toco Toucan from Jurong Bird Park,
Reaffirming its Commitment to Ensuring a Sustainable Future
Toco is a global technology and engineering company providing innovative solutions for customers in industrial, Toucan Singapore, May 30 2017: Emerson (​NYSE: EMR), headquartered in St. Louis, Missouri (USA), commercial, and ​residential markets. Commercial and Residential Solutions of Emerson has adopted a Toco toucan from Jurong Bird Park. Jurong Bird Park is managed by Wildlife Reserves Singapore, a self-funded organization dedicated to ​protecting biodiversity in ​Singapore and Southeast Asia.
During the adoption ceremo​ny at the park, Emerson reaffirmed its commitment to using its cutting-edge technologies ​and solutions to ensure a sustainable future and improve the quality of people’s lives around the world. Singapore has been one of the developed key markets in our Southeast Asia region.
Hakan Erdamar, President, Asia and Middle East & Africa of Emerson ComResThe Toco toucan is best known for its large colorful beak. By adopting one of the park’s birds, Emerson is pleased with this opportunity to assist the park in its efforts to improve wildlife conservation and public awareness. Hakan Erdamar, President, Asia and Middle East &Africa of Emerson Commercial & Residential Solutions delightedly said “Emerson Commercial & Residential Solutions is committed to improving the quality of people's lives around the world. This is at the heart of everything we do. And to ensure a sustainable future, we need to protect our environment and natural habitats. We are delighted to have this opportunity to work with Jurong Bird Park, w​hich shares our vision for the future. We are grateful to work together to safeguard Singapore’s wildlife with our indoor comfort, environmental friendly and refrigeration solutions.”
Emerson has been working with Jurong Bird Park – Singapore’s first wildlife park and Asia’s largest bird park – to help protect, conserve and restore wildlife and natural habitats. The park’s ‘Penguin Coast’ is home to 100 penguins from five species, and is divided into indoor and outdoor exhibits. The indoor exhibit, which is home to Humboldt, Rockhopper, Macaroni and King Penguins, uses Emerson’s refrigeration solutions to provide the cooling, quiet and comfort indoor environment and mimic sub Antarctic conditions. This has given Singaporeans the opportunity to observe these birds in real as they torpedo through the water and waddle around the ice.
Emerson is committed to offering innovative and reliable solutions and technologies. The company currently employs over 1,500 staff in Singapore. In March 2017, Emerson launched an advanced additive manufacturing center at its Singapore campus, which will enable Emerson engineers to produce 3D objects from digital models and develop cutting edge-solutions to meet more demanding and stringent processes. The liberal business environment, advancing environmental friendly measures, excellent infrastructure and educated workforce make Singapore an essential location for our business in the Southeast Asia region. “We look forward to working with more local organizations in the future, providing our commercial and residential solutions, and contributing to Singapore’s sustainable development”, said Hakan.
About Emerson
Emerson (NYSE: EMR), based in St. Louis, Missouri (USA), is a global leader in bringing technology and engineering together to provide innovative solutions for customers in industrial, commercial, and consumer markets around the world. The company is comprised of five business segments: Process Management, Industrial Automation, Network Power, Climate Technologies, and Commercial & Residential Solutions. Sales in fiscal 2015 were $22.3 billion. For more information, visit Emerson.com​​​​​​​​​​​​​​