Mount Vernon, NY – Ice Air®, a leading global provider of climate control solutions, has announced it has achieved AHRI® (Air-conditioning, Heating & Refrigeration Institute) certification for its entire Water Source Heat Pump (WSHP) Line. The announcement was made by Ice Air Co-CEOs Mo Siegel and Ric Nadel. An AHRI member, Ice Air tested and certified its WSHP products to the highest industry performance standards and will carry the AHRI certified label.
“We are honored to continue to expand our membership with AHRI and are proud of our engineering team for their commitment to providing excellence in our product portfolio,” says Mo Siegel, President and Co-Chief Executive Officer of Ice Air.
AHRI Certification Programs are accredited by the Standards Council of Canada (SCC) and Comite Francais d’accreditation (COFRAC) to ISO/IEC Standard 17065 as a Type 4 certification system. The AHRI accreditation covers Ice Air’s WSHP line, including Consoles, Horizontal units, Vertical Closets and Vertical Stacks. These products are designed to deliver high-performance heating and cooling with exceptional efficiency in a variety of applications like schools, office buildings, health care and rehabilitation facilities, condominiums and retirement facilities and more.
“We remain steadfast in our commitment to produce technological advancements within the HVAC industry,” says Ric Nadel, Ice Air’s Co-Chief Executive Officer and Chairman. “The Ice Air brand strives to continue achieving benchmarks in our equipment, offering climate control solutions to global real estate management firms.”
Rigorous testing and a meticulous examination of certification data verified Ice Air’s line of WSHPs comply with performance expectations backed by AHRI standards. The certification reinforces consumer confidence that its entire WSHP line has met the highest specification and performs with precision and consistency.
The AHRI certification establishes Ice Air’s WSHP portfolio as performance standard compliant, and the products will be included in the AHRI certified directory. The directory is widely regarded as an authoritative source of specification and performance ratings for manufacturers, wholesalers, retailers, contractors, utilities, architects, engineers and consumers.
The AHRI Product Performance Certification Program is a voluntary program, administered and governed by AHRI, which ensures that various types of heating, ventilation, air conditioning, refrigeration, and water heating products perform according to manufacturers’ published claims. Products that are certified through the AHRI Product Performance Certification Program are continuously tested, at the direction of AHRI, by an independent third-party laboratory, contracted by AHRI, to determine the product’s ability to conform to one or more product rating standards or specifications.
Ice Air, LLC, headquartered in Mount Vernon, New York, develops and manufactures a wide variety of HVAC units to provide superior new construction heating and cooling systems and to replace old installations. Ice Air offers advanced green technologies, environmentally sound “green” refrigerant, and provides world class comfort at high efficiency levels, meeting environmental standards and promoting a healthy environment. In addition to Water Source Heat Pumps Units (WSHP), Ice Air offers: Packaged Terminal A/C (PTACs), Single Package Vertical Air Conditioner and Heat Pumps (SPAC/SPHP), Fan Coil units (FCUs) and Hybrid Water Cooled A/C conditioners (HWCAC).
AHRI certifies the performance of 40 product types in the heating, ventilation, air conditioning, refrigeration, and water heating industry. AHRI’s program complies with ISO Guide 65 and is accepted and specified the world over.
Further details on the rigorous process of AHRI certification are available on the website at: http://www.ice-air.com/cat-wshp/.