Newsline

AHRI Renews GMPI Contract

ARLINGTON, Va. - The Air-Conditioning, Heating, and Refrigeration Institute (AHRI) renewed a testing contract with General Machinery Product Inspection Institute (GMPI) of Hefei, China, on Feb. 1. The agreement contracted GMPI to conduct all water-cooled chiller tests for products manufactured in China.

Under this contract, GMPI will perform both annual and qualification testing throughout China. Last year, GMPI worked with the China Refrigeration and Air-Conditioning Industry Association (CRAA), AHRI’s sister association and exclusive certification agent in China, to assist in bringing two new Chinese certification participants, Gree and TICA, into the AHRI Water-Cooled Chiller Certification program.

“With the extension of GMPI’s contract to conduct chiller testing in China, AHRI is well poised to meet the growing interest in AHRI’s chiller certification program from Chinese manufacturers,” said Stephen Yurek, AHRI president and CEO. “This agreement is an important step in what we hope and expect will be an ongoing, very productive relationship.”

Publication date: 03/28/2011

Did you enjoy this article? Click here to subscribe to The NEWS Magazine

You must login or register in order to post a comment.

Multimedia

Videos

Image Galleries

2014 World Energy Engineering Congress

Scenes from the 2014 World Energy Engineering Congress in Washington, D.C.

Podcasts

NEWSMakers: Howard Weiss
Howard Weiss, executive vice president, HVAC Excellence stopped by The NEWS’ booth at the AHR Expo to discuss HVAC Excellence’s upcoming conference, networking opportunities at large expo’s, and much more. Posted on Feb. 27.
More Podcasts

ACHRNEWS

NEWS 02-23-15 cover

2015 February 23

Check out the weekly edition of The NEWS today!

Table Of Contents Subscribe

HVAC Trends

The NEWS regularly reports on HVAC industry trends in our weekly issues. What trends do you see?
View Results Poll Archive

HVACR INDUSTRY STORE

2015.jpg
2015 National Plumbing & HVAC Estimator

Every plumbing and HVAC estimator can use the cost estimates in this practical manual!

More Products

Clear Seas Research

 

Clear Seas ResearchWith access to over one million professionals and more than 60 industry-specific publications, Clear Seas Research offers relevant insights from those who know your industry best. Let us customize a market research solution that exceeds your marketing goals.

DON'T MISS A THING

Magazine image
 
Register today for complete access to ACHRNews.com. Get full access to the latest features, Extra Edition, and more.

STAY CONNECTED

facebook icontwitter iconyoutube iconLinkedIn i con