LG Electronics Inc. will be sponsoring this year’s HVAC Design Award Asia that will be held in Korea as part of the brand’s continuous commitment in developing new innovations and providing electronic products that help consumers live better.
The competition is organized by SAEK (The Society of Air-Conditioning and Refrigerating Engineers of Korea) that aims to provide fair, ethical and competitive platform to highlight, incentivize and advocate good HVAC designs and bring subsidiary consultants with different experience levels and diverse disciplines across four Asian countries such as Vietnam, Philippines, Thailand, and Singapore.
“We, at LG Electronics, have always believed that to fully offer optimum solutions and new experiences, we stick to the fundamentals – people, sincerity and sustainable innovation to achieve a better life. We are looking forward to see how latest design and advances in technology can help us breakthrough in solving our most pressing environmental challenges.” said Managing Director, LG Electronics Philippines, Mr. Sungjae Kim.
HVAC Design Award Asia’s chosen teams will get support from LG Electronics’ technical and non-technical members throughout the competition while the winning team will have the chance to represent their country for the finals in September.
One team will have the chance to win gold medal along with LG Electronics products or travel vouchers worth USD 6,000 in total. While two teams will get silver medal and a total of USD 3,000 worth of prizes and USD 1,500 in total prizes for three teams who will win bronze. Official announcement of winners will be held in Korea in October.
The judges are composed of executive group members of renowned mechanical and HVAC-related departments from Major Universities and PhDs from the National Laboratory of HVAC R&D in Korea.
Criteria will be based off how the design proposal was built and its added value to building by utilizing new products and solutions such as Multi V 5, Multi V S, Dual Vane, Air-purification kit, DOAS (Dedicated Outdoor Air System), Multi V Water and TMS (Total Management System). Each design submitted will be categorized by 4 buckets – Needs, Approach, Benefits and Differentiation.
Complete details of the competition and guidelines are available in HVAC Design Award Asia website.