Emerson Climate Technologies Launches TFE-Series Thermal Expansion Valve

Emerson Climate Technologies Launches TFE-Series Thermal Expansion Valve

TFE-Series Designed Specifically for Commercial R-410A Applications

ST. LOUIS, October 30, 2009 – Emerson Climate Technologies, a business of Emerson (NYSE: EMR), today announced the launch of the TFE-Series thermal expansion valve. The TFE-Series is designed for optimal performance and reliability in commercial R-410A high pressure systems. In addition to R-410A compatibility, the TFE-Series features a 10-20 ton application range, replaceable power elements for easy serviceability and stainless steel power element for corrosion protection.

“We remain committed to providing high-quality, reliable products that keep our customers ahead of the curve, said Randy Neilson, vice president and general manager, Emerson Climate Technologies, Flow Controls Division. “The new TFE valve will round out our R-410A thermal expansion valve product offering, giving customers a high performance option for commercial applications now and into the coming years.”

The TFE-series thermal expansion valve joins the EKZ Filter Drier and the C-Series thermal expansion valve in the R-410A optimized product lineup of Emerson valves, controls and system protectors. The TFE-Series provides stable superheat control for greatly enhanced compressor protection and balanced port construction to compensate for changes in operating pressures. When combined with the award-winning, contractor-preferred Copeland Scroll® compressor, the TFE-Series also becomes a critical element in the industry’s most energy efficient R-410A systems.

Other key features of the TFE-Series include:

  • Bi-flow capability for heat pump applications
  • External superheat adjustment
  • Precise bulb charging for stable superheat

For more information, 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 to customers through its network power, process management, industrial automation, climate technologies, and appliance and tools businesses. Sales in fiscal 2008 were $24.8 billion and Emerson is ranked 94th on the Fortune 500 list of America’s largest companies. For more information, visit www.Emerson.com.

About Emerson Climate Technologies
Emerson Climate Technologies, a business 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, which include industry-leading brands such as Copeland Scroll and White-Rodgers, improve human comfort, safeguard food and protect the environment.

For more information, contact:

Amber Long
937.859.0599 x142

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