Emerson Climate Technologies Launches “Next Generation” Thermal Expansion Valve

Emerson Climate Technologies Launches “Next Generation” Thermal Expansion Valve

Offers Significant Improvements in Valve Reliability and Life

ST. LOUIS, September 17, 2012 – Emerson Climate Technologies, a business of Emerson (NYSE: EMR) today announced the release of the Emerson™ NXT Series R-410A Thermal Expansion Valve. The Emerson NXT Series is a balanced ported valve designed for high efficiency R-410A air conditioning and heat pump applications. NXT Series valves operate over a wide range of conditions and applications, while offering excellent performance, superior reliability, and unparalleled valve life. It is designed to be the ideal thermal expansion valve for both new system designs and field service.

Key product features include:
  • 1-7 ton capacity range
  • Stainless steel power element for corrosion protection
  • Enhanced diaphragm design for extended life
  • Engineered polymer check valve option for increased reverse flow and improved reliability in split-system heat pump applications
  • Balanced port construction for varying ambient conditions and evaporator loads
  • Bi-flow capability for packaged systems and heat pump applications
  • Laser etched identification markings for permanent legibility

For more information, including product literature, visit www.emersonclimate.com.

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 2011 were $24.2 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 industry-leading brands such as Copeland Scroll™ and White-Rodgers™, improve human comfort, safeguard food and protect the environment.

About Emerson Climate Technologies Flow Controls

Emerson Climate Technologies Flow Controls, a business unit of the Emerson Climate Technologies business segment, is the leading provider of precision electronic and electromechanical controls for air conditioning and refrigeration systems. The business unit continues to pioneer the control of refrigerant flow through innovative design of thermostatic expansion valves, moisture indicators and filter driers. Emerson Climate Technologies Flow Controls is headquartered in St. Louis. For more information, visit www.emersonclimate.com/en-us/brands/emerson_valves_controls_system_protectors.

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