Emerson Climate Technologies Wins ACHR News 2012 Dealer Design Awards

Emerson Climate Technologies Wins ACHR News 2012 Dealer Design Awards

Company Earns One Gold and Three Silver Awards

ST. LOUIS, July 13, 2012 – Emerson Climate Technologies, a business segment of Emerson (NYSE: EMR) was recognized for excellence in product design in the 9th annual Dealer Design Awards Program sponsored by The Air Conditioning Heating & Refrigeration News magazine. An independent panel of 29 contractors acted as judges in the contest that had 81 entries.

Emerson’s Copeland Scroll™ K5 refrigeration compressor was the gold winner in the Refrigeration & Ice Machines category. Silver winners for Emerson include Copeland™ Compressor Protection Kits in the Components and Accessories category, Copeland Scroll™ compressors with CoreSense™ Communications in the Commercial Controls category and Emerson HVACR Mobile Toolbox in the Contractor Services & Software category. The ACHR News is the leading trade magazine in the heating, ventilating, air conditioning, and refrigeration industries.

News Publisher Mike Murphy stated, "These awards give us a unique opportunity to recognize the outstanding research and development efforts that go into many of the products serving the HVACR industry and the awards issue gives our readers an opportunity to read about innovative installation and service solutions."

Winning entries in the Dealer Design Awards were featured in the July 9, 2012 issue of The ACHR News, which is distributed nationally to over 33,000 HVACR contractors, wholesalers, and other industry professionals.

For more information and further coverage, visit www.achrnews.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. For more information, visit www.EmersonClimate.com.

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Holly Michael
Fahlgren Mortine PR