ACHRNEWS

Intertek Opens New Facility

August 20, 2007

CORTLAND, N.Y. - Intertek unveiled a new 1,000-square-foot, 20-ton psychrometric test facility at its 240,000-square-foot HVACR Testing Center of Excellence. The 20-ton expanded facility was designed to meet a need in the industry for faster turnaround times and reduced queue times for HVACR product performance and safety testing.

The psychrometric test facility can accommodate 3- to 20-ton air conditioning and heat pump units and is capable of measuring up to 9,000 cfm. It provides fully automated data acquisition and simultaneous data collection and calculation.

“We are continually improving our services to meet the increasing demands from the industry,” said Don Nicholson, vice president of sales, North America. “The new addition to our HVACR Center of Excellence helps us to continue to offer our customers efficient product testing, ultimately saving them time and money.”

For more information, visit www.intertek-etlsemko.com/hvac.

Publication Date: 08/20/2007