Carrier sells 150th AquaEdge chiller to China
Carrier Air Conditioning Sales & Service (Shanghai) reached the milestone following an order for 14 AquaEdge chillers for three Geely Volvo automobile production bases located in Baoji, Taizhou and Zhangjiakou. The bases will be in production by end of this year.
Since its debut in 2014, the 19XR series chillers has gained wide recognition from Chinese building owners and developers. Landmark buildings that have already selected these chillers include Changsha Jinmao Meixi Lake Plaza, Shanghai White Magnolia Square and BAIC Automotive Group in Zhenjiang.
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