EMCOR Services Aircond Named Partner of the Year by Aflac
EMCOR Company Honored for Excellence in Delivery of
Mechanical, Energy, Automation, and Facilities Services Including
$8,000,000+ Energy Savings—40%—Since 2007
|Shown at the recent Aflac awards banquet are (left to right): Sam Boyington, Service Technician, EMCOR Services Aircond; Paul Hatcher, Service Design Engineer, EMCOR Services Aircond, Ernie Pugh, Service Technician, EMCOR Services Aircond; Paul Hill, Senior Executive Sales, EMCOR Services Aircond; and Rob Holleman, Director of Facility Services, Aflac.|
SMYRNA, GEORGIA, March 16, 2016 – EMCOR Services Aircond was recently named Partner of the Year by Aflac for its excellence in delivery of mechanical, energy, building automation and facilities services at Aflac's Columbus, Georgia headquarters resulting in combined energy savings since 2007 of 40% or $8,000,000+. Specifically, Aircond was recognized for implementation and management of a building automation system that increased efficiency of HVAC, lighting systems, operations, and scheduling across Aflac’s one million square foot corporate campus.
EMCOR Services Aircond is the leading commercial and industrial heating, ventilating, and air-conditioning (HVAC) Service Company in the Southeast. Aircond is a subsidiary of EMCOR Group, Inc., (NYSE: EME) a Fortune 500® leader in mechanical and electrical construction, industrial and energy infrastructure, and building services for a diverse range of businesses.
Electricity savings at the Aflac facility for 2015 were 1,700,000 kilowatt hours, or over $190,000. The electricity usage has been reduced by over 40% since 2007, for a total savings of over $8,000,000. Aircond’s onsite technicians provide constant monitoring of electricity usage, enabling Aflac to take proactive steps to reduce demand during periods of higher utility rates and their technicians are available 24/7/365 to handle issues with minimal impact to employees. EMCOR Services Aircond was recognized for a number of metrics in its excellence in delivery, including achievement of more than a 70% reduction in the number of customer hot/cold calls.
"It’s indeed an honor that EMCOR Services Aircond has been named Aflac Partner of the Year. Aircond looks forward to continuing to upgrade the facilities of our valued client to enable Aflac to realize even greater energy efficiencies in the years to come," stated Kelly Cutchins, President, EMCOR Services Aircond.
About EMCOR Services Aircond
EMCOR Services Aircond is the largest commercial and industrial heating, ventilating, and air-conditioning (HVAC) Service Company in the Southeast, with more than 65 years of experience in system design, installation, maintenance and repair. The firm has won numerous safety awards and in 2001 was named Best Contractor to Work For by Air Conditioning/Heating/Refrigeration News magazine. Headquartered in Smyrna, GA, Aircond is a wholly owned subsidiary of EMCOR Group, Inc. (NYSE:EME), a Fortune 500â company with estimated 2016 revenues of $6.9B - $7.0B. EMCOR is a leader in mechanical and electrical construction, industrial and energy infrastructure, and building services. A provider of critical infrastructure systems, EMCOR gives life to new structures and sustains life in existing ones by its planning, installing, operating, maintaining, and protecting the sophisticated and dynamic systems that create facility environments---such as electrical, mechanical, lighting, air conditioning, heating, security, fire protection, and power generation systems---in virtually every sector of the economy and for a diverse range of businesses, organizations and government. EMCOR represents a rare combination of broad reach with local execution, combining the strength of an industry leader with the knowledge and care of 170 locations. The ~29,000 skilled employees of EMCOR have made the company, in the eyes of leading business publications, amongst the “World’s Most Admired” and “Best Managed”. EMCOR’s diversity---in terms of the services it provides, the industries it serves and the geography it spans---has enabled it to create a stable platform for sustained results. The Company’s strong financial position has enabled it to attract and retain among the best local and regional talent, to undertake and complete the most ambitious projects, and to redefine and shape the future of the construction and facilities services industry. Additional information on EMCOR can be found at www.EMCORGroup.com.