ACR-News
24 March 2017

ACR Industry applauds award winners

More than 240 people from all sectors of the air conditioning and refrigeration industry saw Mitsubishi Electric’s Hybrid VRF named as Air Conditioning Product of the Year at the ACR News Awards 2017, which took place last night (23rd March).

More than 240 people from all sectors of the air conditioning and refrigeration industry saw Mitsubishi Electric’s Hybrid VRF named as Air Conditioning Product of the Year at the ACR News Awards 2017, which took place last night (23rd March).

The event was held at the Chelsea Harbour Hotel in London and hosted by comedian Ed Byrne.

The night also saw Adande’s A+ Fridge scoop the Refrigeration Product of the Year title, while Klima-Therm won the Air Conditioning Ancillary Product of the Year category with its Teslamiser. Other winners included Stonegrove Refrigeration, Vertiv, Johnson Controls and TF Solutions.

The individual Customer Service Award went to Celia Dickinson, while the Customer Service Team of the Year was Fujitsu. The Alan Moor Award went to Alan Green and, in a new category, the Unsung Hero of the Year award was won by Jacky Winterton.

The Apprentice of the Year was revealed as Dan Lapworth, while Gary Dowsett won thre Service Engineer of the Year accolade.

This year's awards were sponsored by Hawco, Smith Brothers Stores, Bitzer, Advanced Engineering, First Choice Refrigeration, Fixxy, Refcom, Samsung and Toshiba.

The complete list of winners is:

Online Initiative of the Year: Johnson Controls HVAC Parts

Environmental Project of the Year: Vertiv: Amdocs data centre project, London

Refrigeration Product of the Year: Adande A+ Fridge

Wholesaler/Distributor of the Year: TF Solutions

Contractor of the Year: Stonegrove Refrigeration Services

Apprentice of the Year: Dan Lapworth

Service Engineer of the Year: Gary Dowsett

Air Conditioning Product of the Year: Mitsubishi Electric, Hybrid VRF

Air Conditioning Ancillary Product of the Year: Klima-Therm, Teslamiser

Customer Service Individual of the Year: Celia Dickinson

Customer Service Team of the Year: Fujitsu Customer Service Team

Unsung Hero of the Year: Jacky Winterton

The Alan Moor Award: Alan Green

A heads and tails game was held in honour of our chosen charity, which was won by Warren Davies of DYSK. His prize is two Club Wembley Gold Tickets. The Samaritans were the charity for the evening, and £1185 was raised.

Comments

Paul Singh
27 March 2017 17:14:18

An excellent evening. My personal congrats to all the winners and finalists. Further ,thanks to the sponsors and attendees. My gratitude to Lynn for bestowing upon me the honour of presenting the customer service team award to Fujitsu. On behalf of the BSRA , our thanks. It really was good to enjoy an evening with Ed Bryne .see you all at the 2018 event.

 

Warren Davies
27 March 2017 16:03:59

Congratulations to all involved, it was a great evening.

Steve Gill
25 March 2017 00:59:19

A wonderful night of celebration. Congratulations to all the winners, but alos to all the short-listed finalists.

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