Carrier Doubles Up on Product of the Year Awards

The latest verdicts from Consulting & Specifying Engineer Magazine are in with two Product of the Year awards for Carrier. The AquaEdge® 19DV centrifugal chiller claimed a Gold award for its breakthrough technologies, Greenspeed® intelligence and a low global warming potential (GWP) refrigerant R1233zd(E), which has a GWP of ~1. The magazine cited its “Updated innovation in every aspect of chiller design including compression, heat exchange and controls technology enables the 19DV to improve cooling efficiency substantially while allowing for effective heat recovery and free cooling all in the same machine. Its simplicity, flexibility and performance make it easy to own and operate.”

The Silver award went to Carriers new Weather Series Rooftop Units with EcoBlue(TM) technology. The magazine reported, “Exclusive, new EcoBlue Technology is designed to improve performance and efficiency while decreasing maintenance and installation costs. The industry’s first beltless direct-drive vane axial fan for rooftop units is just one of many technological advances that prove that not all rooftop units are created equal. Other enhancements include a new control board and coil technology, permanently lubricated motor bearings, tool-less filter access doors and more – all available on this multi-efficiency.”

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