17 March 2021
Carrier has announced that Emerson has joined the Carrier Alliance program. As part of the program, Emerson will continue to provide leading-edge software and technologies from its air conditioning and cold chain businesses, such as compressors, valves, and sensors, to various products throughout the Carrier portfolio.
Emerson and Carrier will continue collaborating to develop and deploy a robust set of leading technologies and solutions throughout Carrier's HVAC and Refrigeration segments serving residential, commercial and transportation markets. The agreement is a critical component of Carrier's offering to meet or exceed higher Seasonal Energy Efficiency Ratio (SEER) rating requirements beginning in 2023.
"This agreement enhances our longstanding relationship with Emerson and will ultimately benefit the industries and customers we serve," said Rishi Grover, senior vice president, Operations, Carrier. "Our companies share a tireless focus on technology and innovation. By welcoming Emerson to the Alliance program and expanding our collaborative design efforts, we'll be better positioned to offer customers cutting-edge solutions with an emphasis on improved data analytics and quality."
Jamie Froedge, executive president of Emerson's Commercial & Residential Solutions, said: "We are committed to serving as a leader in sustainable technologies – and our customers are increasingly seeking these advanced solutions. Joining the Carrier Alliance is an exciting step forward for Emerson and a reflection of our commitment to helping our industries confidently navigate forthcoming regulatory challenges and meet shifting demand in this space."