As part of its continued efforts for development and faster adoption of energy-efficient technologies in the heating, ventilation, air conditioning and refrigeration (HVACR) Industry, Emerson has introduced a ‘Product Innovation’ award category this year.
PUNE, July 28, 2015 : Emerson Climate Technologies, a business segment of Emerson(NYSE: EMR), today announced the kickoff of The Emerson Cup 2015, the HVACR industry’s premier air conditioning and refrigeration design competition. An annual award competition instituted by Emerson Climate Technologies - The Emerson Cup is set to make its 8th consecutive appearance in India. It aims to recognize and reward environment responsible, innovative designs and projects in the air conditioning, refrigeration and cold chain sector.
The competition will accept nominations for innovative projects across HVACR technologies. This year 2 distinct awards on ‘Product Innovation’ have been introduced, in recognition of the shorter product introduction cycles and industries continuous requirement to invest in its future for meeting customers’ needs. This will make a total of eight awards for The Emerson Cup 2015, with each award carrying a monetary prize of INR100,000:
1. New Project –Metro & Emerging Cities
2. Retrofit Project–Metro & Emerging Cities
3. Cold Chain Project–Metro & Emerging Cities
4. Product Innovation In Fixed Speed Air Conditioning
5. Product Innovation In Cold Chain
Speaking on the occasion Sridar Narayanswami, vice president and managing director, Emerson Climate Technologies (India) Private Ltd. said, “The response to The Emerson Cup awards over the years has been overwhelming. Every year we put in efforts to take it to yet another level. Looking at the constant innovations being made by various industry stalwarts, we were encouraged to introduce the new ‘Product Innovation’ award category. Our aim is to recognize the great efforts being made today by various players and promote faster adoption of such environmentally responsible technologies.”
All entries will be reviewed by an eminent and independent jury panel, consisting of industry experts in the field of architecture, green building, energy efficiency, engineering, education and HVACR Design in judging the award winners.
The Emerson Cup will culminate in the award night, scheduled for Nov 20th 2015
at Ahmedabad in conjunction with the Confederation of India Industry - India Green Building Congress expo. The Emerson Cup 2015 nominations are now open for application till August 28, 2015
(inclusively). The application process has been made simple with provision for online submission of the application form along with all the documents required. Connect with us on Facebook
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 industry-leading brands such as Copeland Scroll™ and White-Rodgers™, improve human comfort, safeguard food and protect the environment. For more information, visit EmersonClimate.com
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 2014 were $24.5 billion. For more information, visit Emerson.com