Latin America


Johnson Controls Opens New Headquarters in Rio de Janeiro

In November 2010, Johnson Controls opened its new headquarters in Rio de Janeiro. According to Monica Quibao, director of the company’s air conditioning division, the move is strategic to future busin...


Danfoss Posts Favorable Bottom Line in FY 2010

Danfoss saw sales of US$ 120 million in Brazil in fiscal 2010. This is double its sales for fiscal 2009 and puts the Brazilian market in 7th place for Danfoss globally, behind the United States, Germany, China, France, Italy, and Russia.   As the BRICs were the last to feel the global economic crisis and the first to recover, Brazil managed to record above-average growth in 2010. Demand in th...


Emerson Strengthening Sales Channels for Energy Efficiency

Emerson Network Power recently certified its first Enterprise Business Partner. Peak Energy Systems, Emerson Network Power’s partner of four years, has helped expand Emerson’s market share in Brazil and was awarded the Silver certification, the first level of a total of three in Emerson’s certification program. According to Antonio Oscar Slater, manager of channel sales for Emerson Network Power, ...

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i-NX-Q: the new Climaveneta multi-purpose heat pump with inverter technology

Mitsubishi Electric Hydronics & IT Cooling Systems presents i-NX-Q. Climaveneta’s air source multi-purpose unit with scroll inverter compressors and cooling capacity from 43 to 151 kW. The logic of

DuPont Announces New Blowing Agent

On November 12, DuPont announced in Brazil that it had developed a new blowing agent, namely FEA 1100. The new product will be launched on a commercial scale from 2014. The company brought together customers and stakeholders to discuss the product during the Thermal Insulation Panel at Feiplar Composites & Feipur 2010, held at the Expo Center Norte in Sao Paulo. According to DuPont, FEA 1100 i...


Trane Launches New Aircooled Chiller in Brazil

Trane has launched the new CGAM air-cooled chiller in Brazil that offers lower noise levels in HVAC systems. The CGAM chiller is designed for commercial and industrial facilities and features a scroll...


Inmetro Publishes Sustainability Guideline

The National Institute of Metrology, Standardization and Industrial Quality (Inmetro) published the ‘General Requirements for Sustainability of Productive Processes’ in February 2011. In a period of public consultation before publication, proposals on requirements were received from more than 30 major companies in various sectors. The requirements are designed “to establish a practical platform fo...


AC Export to Brazil up 222% in RY 201

China’s air conditioner export to Brazil has seen steady growth since the beginning of 2011 refrigeration year (from August 2010 to July 2011). Totaled 1.16 million room air conditioners (RAC) had exported to Brazil in the first quarter of RY 2011, up by 222% over last year’s basis.   Brazilian economy has seen rapid growth in recent years. Since the country will hold the 2016 Olympic Games a...


Brazil: HVAC&R Industry Front-runne

There is growing anticipation of strong economic growth in Brazil over the next 10 years, spurred by large projects like the pre-salt oil reserves, the FIFA World Cup in 2014, and the Rio Summer Olymp...


Gree Obtains Brazilian Top Energy-saving Honor for the 7th T

For the 7th time, Gree obtained an award of energy-saving star and the level A energy-saving label, the top energy-saving honors of Brazil for its outstanding performance in the electric power saving ...


New CAREL manufacturing plant in Brazil

Published on 15 - February - 2011 The CAREL Group, leaders in refrigeration, air-conditioning and humidification control, on 14 February inaugurated a new manufacturing plant in Brazil, in the Valinho...


ABRAVA New Year Messages

Samoel Vieira de Souza, president of the Brazilian Association of Refrigeration, Air Conditioning, Ventilation and Heating (ABRAVA, Brazil) It is always an enormous pleasure to write a message for JAR...

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