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Thermo King Showcases New Customer-Driven Solutions at Busworld Kortrijk 2013

Brussels, Belgium, 14 October, 2013 - Thermo King, a manufacturer of transport temperature control solutions for a variety of mobile applications and a brand of Ingersoll Rand, will showcase industry-leading, customer-driven solutions at Busworld Kortrijk 2013 on October 18-23 in Kortrijk, Belgium.

 

At booth 109B, Thermo King will highlight the Athenia™ range of air-conditioning solutions that respond to customer needs by driving energy and operational efficiency. The Athenia E and EA modules, which will be available in early 2014, have been specifically designed for hybrid and electric buses to meet current and upcoming market trends for lower carbon dioxide (CO2) and noise emissions.

 

In addition, Thermo King will showcase differentiating AdvanTech™ options to further enhance passenger comfort, reduce noise levels and improve air quality.

 

“Thermo King continues to provide customers with a range of solutions for an optimal travel experience that are in line with market trends as well as regulatory directives,” said Gulsah Metinoz, Thermo King portfolio manager for bus and global marine in the Europe, Middle East, India and Africa region. “These solutions offer superior results in terms of sustainability, reliability and operational efficiency.”

 

Busworld Exhibition Details:

Booth Number: 109b

When: October 18 until October 23

Where: Kortrijk Xpo, Doorniksesteenweg 216, 8500 Kortrijk, Belgium

Website: http://kortrijk.busworld.org/

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Busworld Kortrijk

Busworld is the market leader in worldwide exhibitions for bus and coach with exhibitions in Europe (Kortrijk), Turkey (Istanbul), Asia (China), Eastern Europe (Kiev), India (Mumbai) and Latin America (Bogotá). Busworld wants to serve as a global platform for the officials, professionals and representatives of the worldwide bus and coach building and operating industry.

 

The 2013 edition of Busworld Kortrijk is the platform for visitors from all over the world to discover what's new in the world of buses and coaches. Find out about the 22nd Busworld Kortrijk at http://kortrijk.busworld.org.

 

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Thermo King Celebrates 75 Years

Since 1938, Thermo King has been at the forefront of the transport refrigeration industry providing temperature control systems that enable users throughout the world to lower energy, fuel, and operating costs while providing temperature stability. Celebrating its 75th anniversary this year, Thermo King offers a wide range of temperature control systems for vehicles of all sizes, from small vans to large trailers, as well as airborne and ocean-going containers. In addition Thermo King provides heating, ventilation and air-conditioning equipment for passenger buses and railcars.

 

About Ingersoll Rand and Thermo King

Ingersoll Rand (NYSE:IR) advances the quality of life by creating and sustaining safe, comfortable and efficient environments. Our people and our family of brands–including Club Car®, Ingersoll Rand®, Schlage®, Thermo King® and Trane® –work together to enhance the quality and comfort of air in homes and buildings, transport and protect food and perishables, secure homes and commercial properties, and increase industrial productivity and efficiency. Thermo King manufactures transport temperature control systems for a variety of mobile applications, including trailers, truck bodies, buses, shipboard containers and railway cars. Ingersoll Rand is a $14 billion global business committed to a world of sustainable progress and enduring results. For more information, visit ingersollrand.com or thermoking.com

 

Thermo King Corporation, a business unit of diversified industrial firm Ingersoll Rand Company Limited, was founded in 1938 and manufactures transport temperature control systems for a variety of mobile applications, including trailers, truck bodies, buses, shipboard containers and railway cars. The company operates 10 manufacturing facilities and 17 parts distribution centers worldwide. Sales and service is provided by a global dealer network of 865 independently owned companies in 75 countries.

 

Contact:
Joan Schimml, Thermo King, a brand of Ingersoll Rand
651-260-4983
Joan Schimml