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Emerson Launches Next Gen Copeland UltraTech
Emerson Climate Technologies, Inc., a business of Emerson, has released the next generation Copeland Scroll UltraTech compressor. The new modulating compressor offers contractors an easy-to-apply solution to enhance system efficiency, comfort and reliability for both air conditioning and heat pump systems. Copeland Scroll UltraTech helps achieve Energy Star® requirements in residential, light commercial and geothermal applications. Developed for premium residential systems, the next generation Copeland Scroll UltraTech compressor provides enhanced humidity control, greater efficiency and quieter operation to give homeowners increased indoor comfort levels, saving up to 40% on energy costs, as compared to conventional HVAC systems. "With next generation Copeland Scroll UltraTech compressors, contractors have more opportunities than ever to upsell and delight their customers with improved comfort and energy savings," says Karl Zellmer, vice president of sales, Emerson Climate Technologies Inc., air conditioning division. With its revolutionary, modulating, two-step capacity design —100% at full-load and 67% at part-load —this compressor maintains precise temperature levels and significantly lowers relative humidity, ultimately eliminating uneven cooling peaks and valleys, and allowing for improved cooling comfort. — Emerson Climate Technologies
Master-Bilt Fusion Prep Units at AHR Expo
Master-Bilt® will introduce the Fusion MBSMP48-18 Mega Top sandwich and salad prep units at the North American Association of Food Equipment Manufactuers (NAFEM) show, to be held in February at the Orange County Convention Center. The units come in four new models, which hold an additional row of pans frequently needed by busy foodservice operations. Features include stainless steel interior and exterior, adjustable vinyl-coated shelves and insulated top lids. All cabinets are foamed-in-place with green friendly, efficient polyurethane insulation. The units include a standard limited four-year extended compressor and one-year limited parts and labor warranty. — Master-Bilt