During the launch, Emerson also showcased its wide range of innovative Cold-Chain solutions – the science of safeguarding food:
With the tremendous growth in retail and processed food sector in India total market value of Indian cold chain industry is expected to reach Rs 64,000 crore by end by 2017*. Right from procurement, through transportation, for intermediate storage, until the distribution stage to the end consumers, Cold Chain Solutions are one of the most important aspects of this cycle. Emerson Climate Technologies, a global leader in innovative solutions for heating, air-conditioning and refrigeration, is one of the leading solution providers for cold chain industry in India. Recently, Emerson Climate Technologies conducted a series of seminars in 5 cities – Delhi, Chennai, Ahmedabad, Pune and Mumbai – demonstrating the wide range of world class Cold Chain solutions it offers along with many tools and services. In a showcase of their expertise in cold chain solutions, Emerson Climate Technologies exhibited its pioneering products including Copeland Scroll™ Compressors including the large commercial scrolls for process chilling, Scroll Condensing Units, Copeland® Hermetic Reciprocating Compressors, Reciprocating Condensing Units, the brand new fractional horsepower compressor – Copeland® ECZ Series and complete electronic and control solutions. They also showcased the state-of-the-art semi hermetic solution – STREAM compressors, which is equipped with ‘Piston Technology’ and built in CoreSense™ diagnostics for intelligent compressor protection & predictive maintenance. STREAM offers outstanding efficiency, sound performance, and continuous modulation supported by Discus® Valves, digital and sound shell technologies.
Being the industry steward, Emerson believes in supporting their customers beyond just products. As a value addition for cold chain industry, a software tool – KOLDPRO™: Total Cold Room Solutions has been launched. KOLDPRO™ is a cold room (walk-in cooler) design calculation software to help contractors, dealers and end-users to do preliminary design calculation work. This software is built with few specific features to help India customers, though it is applicable and useful for few more countries in Asia region. Some of the features of the KOLDPRO™ include ability to consider pre-fabricated sandwich PUF panels, ante-room provision, weather data of many Indian cities, wide variety of food products under different categories, English-Hindi names of food products, user-specified pull-down time, unit run time etc., heat-load analysis category-wise and a report printing facility. The software is available free of cost on www.EmersonClimate.com/Asia. To download a copy, click here.
The KOLPRO™ software was first launched by Dr. R. K. Sharma, Director, National Horticulture Board, Ministry of Agriculture, Govt. of India. Dr. Sharma was the Chief Guest at the Delhi Cold Chain seminar held on March 11, 2013.
* Figure picked from Economic Times article dated 2013-02-06. To read more, click here
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. Emerson Climate Technologies’ innovative solutions, including industry-leading brand Copeland Scroll, improve human comfort, safeguard food and protect the environment.
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 2011 were $24.2 billion. For more information, visit www.Emerson.com.