Carrier Air Conditioning Sales & Service (Shanghai) Co., Ltd. (“Carrier China”) announced it has been awarded a contract to supply heating, ventilating, air conditioning and building automation solutions to the Shenzhen Ping’an Financial Center. Upon completion in 2016, the building is expected to be the tallest skyscraper in South China. Carrier is a part of UTC Climate, Controls & Security, a unit of United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX).
As part of the agreement, Carrier China will supply more than 10,000 variable-air-volume units that use advanced algorithms to achieve energy savings. Also, Carrier China will equip the Ping’an Financial Center with WebCTRL® building automation system, which integrates building technologies, offering building owners an intuitive user interface and powerful control features.
“We are proud to support this new landmark in South China. With leading energy-saving technology and extensive experience in global landmark projects, we remain committed to providing the best solutions to our customers,” said George Li, vice president, UTC Climate, Controls & Security, China.
Located at the central business district of Shenzhen, the Ping’an Financial Center will accommodate a daytime population of more than 15,000 people. The nearly 600 meter tall building will include 462,000 square meters of gross floor area across 115 floors of office space and a large podium for retail and conference space, which is expected to result in a 12,910 ton cooling load to the HVAC system. The Ping’an Financial Center is being constructed with a goal of achieving LEED® Gold from the U.S. Green Building Council®.
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Founded by the inventor of modern air conditioning, Carrier is the world’s leader in high-technology heating, air-conditioning and refrigeration solutions. Carrier experts provide sustainable solutions, integrating energy-efficient products, building controls and energy services for residential, commercial, retail, transport and food service customers. Carrier is a part of UTC Climate, Controls & Security, a unit of United Technologies Corp., a leading provider to the aerospace and building systems industries worldwide. For more information, visit www.carrier.com.cn or follow “Carrier_China” on WeChat.