Camfil Farr awards 5-Star Energy Cost Index award to IBM Bromont
September 27, 2011 - Camfil Farr, a manufacturer of air filtration products, has awarded the 5-Star Energy Cost Index (ECI) Energy Award to the IBM Bromont plant in recognition of its “ongoing commitment to improve air quality in its facilities while significantly reducing its energy consumption and the amount of waste resulting from filter replacement”.
By Anthony Capkun
The IBM Bromont plant, which opened in 1972, assembles semiconductors for the entire range of IBM products and those of its international partners.
With Camfil Farr solutions, the IBM Canada’s Bromont plant will be able to reduce the energy consumption of its HVAC systems by 20% over five years. Camfil Farr’s Pierre-Luc Turcotte and Yves Laperriere presented the award to Alain Gagnon, senior technician/reliability engineer and Jean-Pierre Boulianne, advisory engineer/energy coordinator.
PHOTO: Patrick Dans (IBM); Jocelyn Melancon (IBM); Yves Laperriere (Camfil Farr); Pierre-Luc Turcotte (Camfil Farr); Alain Gagnon (IBM); Mary Deptuck (IBM); Jean-Pierre Boulianne (IBM); and Yves Veilleux (IBM). Courtesy Camfil Farr Canada.