Dubai, Jebel Ali, 10 January 2018. With Danfoss, yet another world-leader in cooling technologies has joined Eurovent Middle East, highlighting the sector association’s growing recognition throughout the region. Danfoss covers a wide range of applications within the refrigeration and air-conditioning sector, offering state-of-the-art solutions for the entire system. Its more than 25.000 employees are dedicated to engineering solutions that make a difference to people and businesses worldwide.
Danfoss was founded in 1933 by Mads Clausen in Nordborg, Denmark. Ever since, it has been growing from a sole enterprise into a global market leader, all of which was made possible by a clear focus on innovative engineering and early entry into emerging markets. Early milestones of the company included the development of its first expansion valve for refrigeration systems in 1933 and the invention of the first radiator thermostat in the world in 1943. Danfoss was also the first company to mass-produce variable speed drives for controlling motors in 1968. Today, the company has strongly positioned itself to take advantage of the growth potential held by a digital future.
Naveen Sivakumar, Head of Marketing at Danfoss Middle East and Africa, says: “We have followed the establishment of Eurovent Middle East with keen interest this year and noted their excellent work. As a leading manufacturer, Danfoss has always taken its responsibility towards society very serious. Together with Eurovent Middle East, we want to contribute towards the development of the region’s standards and work with other members on education and awareness of the many challenges this industry will face in the transition to more sustainability.”
In the GCC region, Danfoss employs around 250 people, operates one factory, and has dedicated sales companies in 3 countries. With Danfoss joining, Eurovent Middle East is further substantiating its role as the leading manufacturer platform in the region, contributing to high quality standards and an advancement of technology in the Middle East. For more information, visit www.danfoss.ae and www.eurovent.me.