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Taiwan Hitachi and Johnson Controls launch YORK® Centrifugal Chiller

Cooperation provides more energy-efficient products and service to Taiwan market

  • May. 12, 2016
  • Large-Scale HVAC System
  • India and Asia

Taiwan – May 12, 2016 – Taiwan Hitachi and Johnson Controls’ Building Efficiency held a signing ceremony to collaborate on delivering YORK® Centrifugal Chiller in Taiwan.

In October 2015, Johnson Controls, Hitachi, Ltd. and Hitachi Appliances, Inc. completed a global joint venture agreement to commence operations of Johnson Controls-Hitachi Air Conditioning to provide global customers with a full range of world class air conditioning products and technology. For building owners in Taiwan, this cooperation will bring more product options to building owners to help address an increasing demand for more energy efficient building technologies due to current local energy savings regulation.

“This partnership will propel us to deliver consumers more choice of energy efficient products and better services.” said Hidenori Yokoyama, president of Taiwan Hitachi. “The YORK Centrifugal Chiller’s efficient energy-saving variable-speed drive (VSD) technology matched with superior services of Taiwan Hitachi, will enable us to provide the effective energy solutions for our consumers and allow us to make a contribution to the energy conservation.”

YORK Centrifugal Chiller is certified by The Air Conditioning, Heating, and Refrigeration Institute (AHRI). The product has the latest standard ARI 550/590 and 551/591, and introducing environmentally friendly refrigerant R134a, as well as configuring the variable frequency drive which describes the equipment to self-adjustment, those functions significantly enhance the units ’effectiveness and energy conservation. Furthermore, we will be able to provide simplified designed, reduced surface area, and using a few required connectors and wirings, and all those improvements enable users to save installation cost.

YORK Centrifugal Chiller can be adapted to local conditions and satisfy the needs of different users. Taiwan Hitachi provides the electronic customer services and after-sales services of all-round.

For more information on Taiwan Hitachi, call (TEL:02-25083311).

About Johnson Controls-Hitachi Air Conditioning
Johnson Controls-Hitachi Air Conditioning is a global air conditioning manufacturer, established in October 2015 as a joint venture of Johnson Controls Inc. and Hitachi Appliances, Inc. Our 14,000 employees create quality products, services and solutions for residential and commercial buildings throughout the world. We exceed customer expectations with the most diverse range of HVAC products in the world – from ductless solutions to chillers to HVAC room air conditioning systems, fueled by our industry-leading technology and innovation. For more information, visit Taiwan Hitachi Co. Ltd is owned by Johnson Controls-Hitachi Air Conditioning Group.

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