St. Louis, February 6, 2014 – Emerson Climate Technologies, Inc., a business of Emerson (NYSE: EMR), has received the Product of the Year Award from the AHR Expo Innovation Awards program for its Copeland Scroll™ variable speed compressor product line. A panel of judges made up of ASHRAE members chose the Copeland Scroll variable speed compressors, already the 2014 Innovation Award winner for the Cooling category, from the ten Innovation Award winners. This is the second time Emerson’s Copeland Scroll compressor brand has received the Product of the Year honor.
According to a statement issued by the AHR Expo, “The winning entries represent the most innovative new products among the thousands that were displayed at the 2014 AHR Expo. A panel of judges made up of ASHRAE members evaluated the products submitted based on innovation, application, value to the user and market impact.”
The Next Generation Copeland Scroll variable speed compressor product line offers breakthrough efficiency, enhanced comfort, and proven reliability in residential and commercial HVAC systems. For residential systems, this technology now helps systems achieve cooling efficiency of 25+ SEER and heating efficiency of 13+ HSPF. The commercial product line offers a wide speed range for superior light load efficiency and dehumidification. In addition, Copeland Scroll variable speed compressors enhance reliability with the integration of CoreSense technology.
The Innovation Awards are jointly sponsored by ASHRAE; the Air-Conditioning,
Heating and Refrigeration Institute (AHRI); and the International Exposition Company (IEC), producers and organizers of the AHR Expo. For more information on Copeland Scroll variable speed compressors, visit www.emersonclimate.com
Brandy Powell, vice president of variable speed for Emerson Climate Technologies Air Conditioning business accepts the Product of the Year award from Clay Stevens, AHR Expo Show Manager (L) and Bob McDonough, Chairman of AHRI. Source: AHR Expo.
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 2013 were $24.4 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