Emerson Climate Technologies continues its commitment to innovation and energy efficiency through The Emerson Cup 2013 awards that showcases unique projects from across India
CHENNAI, October 25, 2013 – The Emerson Cup, an annual event organized by Emerson Climate Technologies to recognize outstanding and environmentally responsible designs in air-conditioning, revealed its winners for 2013 today. An unprecedented high quality of entries for The Emerson Cup 2013 competition proves that India is one of the global hubs for innovation and energy efficiency in building industry.
The Emerson Cup 2013 had three award categories – New Building, New Building – With Emerson Technologies and Retrofit Building. Each award category had two winners – one for a project from metropolitan cities and another one from emerging cities.
The awards started from Retrofit category for Emerging City. The first project to be announced as the winner was BWI Automotive Technologies Pvt. Ltd. at Rewari, Haryana by Mr. Sridhar Mohanty. This was followed by winner from Metropolitan City for Retrofit Category, bagged by Green Initiative teams at Infosys Ltd. for the Infosys Chennai – Shols project at Chennai, Tamil Nadu.
The next announcement of award was for New Building category. Emerging City project for this category was awarded to Start Up IT Farms Pvt. Ltd. from Chandigarh, by M/S Design Atelier. The Metropolitan City award for New Building went to Mr. Satish N. Iyenger, Services Consultants for Puma Store at Bangalore, Karnataka.
This was followed by the final award category of New Building – With Emerson Technologies. The Emerging City project award was announced for Schott Kaisha Pvt. Ltd. at Vadodara, Gujarat executed jointly by Shah & Talati and Apex Consultants & Engineers. The Metropolitan City award was bagged by ElectroArc Consulting Engineers for their project NetApp (India) Pvt. Ltd. at Bangalore, Karnataka.
“The high quality of entries for The Emerson Cup competition reflect the growing awareness of energy efficient technologies and building design in India, not only in developed cities but also emerging markets”, said Giovanni Zullo, Vice President – Marketing & Planning Asia Pacific, Emerson Climate Technologies, addressing the presentation ceremony. “Emerson continues to be committed to innovation and environmental responsibility, serving the market needs of this important region with dedicated products and services; we are pleased to see the successful integration of Copeland Scroll™ products in many outstanding projects as a testimony of Emerson Climate Technologies’ capability in providing energy efficient solutions for a broad range of air-conditioning applications”, he added.
Expressing gratitude for the overwhelming industry support received for The Emerson Cup awards over the past six years, Mr. Sridar Narayanswami – Vice President & Managing Director for Emerson Climate Technologies (India) Ltd., also present on the occasion, said “Emerson is very proud to have the opportunity of being part of an industry that includes developers, architects, consulting engineers and OEMs, who are taking the lead to create a more sustainable future. The Emerson Cup plays an important role in encouraging energy efficient development, creativity and technology leadership at all levels of our industry in India. The Emerson Cup now is truly fulfilling our vision of ‘Innovations in Climate Technologies’.”
The Emerson Cup 2013 had a distinguished panel of highly regarded specialists from the HVAC industry who evaluated all the entries independently and selected the winners.
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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 2012 were $24.4 billion. For more information, visit www.Emerson.com
About Emerson Climate Technologies
Emerson Climate Technologies, a business segment of Emerson, is the world’s leading provider of heating, air conditioning and refrigeration solutions for residential, industrial and commercial applications. The group combines best-in-class technology with proven engineering, design, distribution, educational and monitoring services to provide customized, integrated climate-control solutions for customers worldwide. The innovative solutions of Emerson Climate Technologies, which include industryleading brands such as Copeland Scroll™ and White-Rodgers™, improve human comfort, safeguard food and protect the environment. For more information, visit www.EmersonClimate.com