AHR Expo Show Management announced the winners of the 2020 AHR Expo Innovation Awards competition. Hosted annually by the AHR Expo, products in 10 industry categories are recognised for their innovative contribution to HVACR. The winning products, technologies and systems from each award category will be formally recognised during the 2020 AHR Expo, February 3-5 at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, Fl. Additionally, one of the category winners will be recognised as the most inventive and original product and will receive the 2020 Product of the Year Award. The ceremony is open to all Show attendees and is slated for February 4.
Winners are carefully reviewed and selected by a panel of third-party ASHRAE member judges who evaluate award entries based on their innovative design, creativity, application, value and potential market impact.
“We had more entries submitted for the 2020 Innovation Awards than we’ve ever had,” said Mark Stevens, AHR Expo Show Manager. “This speaks volumes to the advancement and outstanding innovation happening within the HVACR industry at the moment. As in previous years, the technologies vying for a category award more than exceeded our expectations. We would like to congratulate each of our winners, finalists and all entrants for their leadership in advancing the future of our industry. We look forward to seeing these inventive solutions in action on the Show floor in Orlando and to honour our winners in a special ceremony.”
2020 AHR Expo Innovation Award Winners and finalists selected within the categories of building automation, cooling, green building, heating, indoor air quality.
In Building Automation, Delta Controls is the winner for O3 Sensor Hub 2.0. In Cooling, Danfoss has claimed the award for Danfoss Interlaced Micro Channel Heat Exchanger (iMCHE). Further, Danfoss again has proven its position in Green building category for Danfoss Turbocor TG490 Compressor. The company has also claimed the top slot in Refrigeration category for Danfoss CO2 Adaptive Liquid Management Solution.
York For Your Home has won the award for YORK LX Series TL9E Ultra-Low NOx Gas in Heating category. In Indoor Air Quality segment, Fresh-Aire UV has won the coveted trophy for Purity Low Profile LED 1” Polarised Filter or LED Disinfection System.
In Ventilation category, the winner is Infinitum Electric for Infinitum Electric, a breakthrough HVAC motor.