The ARBS air conditioning, refrigeration and building services trade exhibition has revealed its industry awards finalists for 2020. Officially launched in 2010, this year marks the tenth anniversary of the awards, which honour and reward the talent in Australia that sustains the industry.
ARBS Exhibition Manager, Sue Falcke, says that the industry is constantly evolving to meet the needs of a changing landscape, and this is reflected in the superb line-up of individuals and organisations this year.
“Not only do the ARBS Industry Awards culminate in a fantastic celebration, the award recipients will join a small but influential group of industry high-achievers with their accomplishments in their respective fields publicly acknowledged. We are proud to be applauding their hard work and commitment via the ARBS Industry Awards,” says Falcke.
A panel of industry experts chose the finalists based on criteria such as leadership, sustainability, performance and origination. The award winners will be announced and honoured at a gala dinner to be held on Wednesday 20th May 2020 at Melbourne’s Crown Casino, hosted by comedian and actor Shane Jacobsen.
There are three finalists for each award, as follows:
ARBS Young Achiever Award: Chris Stamatis, CopperTree Analytics; Grace Foo, DeltaQ; Abraham Corona, TechIN.
ARBS Product Excellence Award: Temperzone Australia, OPA2100 Eco Ultra; Shepherd Filters, Shepherd Filters; Actrol, DC-3 Smart Refrigeration System.
ARBS Software/Digital Excellence Award: Kaizen, CopperTree Analytics; Smart Access Cylinder Management & Gas2Go App, Kirby; Bueno Platform, Bueno.
ARBS Project Excellence Award: NewTon Plant Installation, Tri Tech Refrigeration Australia and Mayekawa; The Woolworths Energy Management Centre, Bueno and Woolworths; 177 Pacific Hwy, Fredon.
ARBS Outstanding Industry Education/Training Award: CO2 Systems Training Course, Kirby & SCM Frigo; Professional Diploma of Building Services, HVAC&R, AIRAH; HVAC Centre of Excellence, AMCA.
ARBS 2020 will be held at the Melbourne Convention & Exhibition Centre from Tuesday 19th May to Thursday 21st May 2020.
Tickets for the Gala Dinner on Wednesday 20th May can be purchased online.