Monthly Archives: October 2013

TOSHIBA – CARRIER: the perfect fusion

Global air market (ie means of conditioning, ventilation and heating) , which has grown over the last decade and a half times more than $ 80 billion . In recent years, the struggle to share between producers climatic technology significantly worsened . In August 1998, Japanese and American , TOSHIBA Corporation Carrier signed a Memorandum of Understanding “with the aim of forming a strategic alliance that will bring together complementary product line of both companies .”

The new corporation TOSHIBA Carrier Corporation ( TCC ) – TOSHIBA owns 60 % of the volume , Carrier- 40%. This merger represents an almost perfect model of partnership . TOSHIBA among the ten largest companies in the world – manufacturers of electrical and electronic equipment (total sales revenue – $ 54 billion in 2000 ) , has 10 % in the international market of air conditioning, specializes in the development of split systems . During its 125 -year history TOSHIBA received more patents for invention, than any other company in this field. Many of her designs have changed the face of the market . A special place is occupied by the creation of split systems in 1961 , the first inverter technology , launched in 1981, and much more. Continue reading

Brand History : CARRIER

The story of the brand Carrier usually begin with the words: “The history of air conditioning – a story of Carrier». And there is much truth – 105 years ago, a young scientist and inventor Willis Haviland talented Carrier created the first device to control the temperature and humidity Publishing . In 1906 he patented his “Apparatus for air treatment .”

However, the history of the brand began later in 1915 when Willis Carrier with six partners created Carrier Engineering Company, and in 1922 was invented by a centrifugal chiller , released under the name Carrier. Then the problem was solved conditioning large spaces . The first major customer of the company becomes a cinema Metropolitan Theater in Los Angeles . There was installed air conditioning system with vozduhorazdachey , recycling, cooling, humidification and automatic control parameters. Continue reading