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2014 ARBS Award winners and Hall of Famers

Nominations will open on 1st September for the Air Conditioning, Refrigeration and Building Services (ARBS) Industry Awards for 2016.

Endorsed by major industry associations, the awards recognise excellence in Australia’s HVAC, refrigeration and building services industries and include ARBS Young Achiever Award 2016; ARBS Product Excellence Award 2016; ARBS Project Excellence Award 2016; ARBS Industry Education/Training Award 2016; and ARBS Hall of Fame.

ARBS Events Organiser Sue Falcke explains that each edition of the ARBS awards has continued to grow and attract more participants, indicating industry acknowledgement of the respect associated with receiving this award.

She added that the Awards represent an opportunity for industry players to showcase their skills, products and performance across all sectors of the HVAC&R and building services industry.

Winners will be selected by a panel of industry experts who will evaluate the nominations based on various criteria such as leadership, sustainability, performance and innovation. The ARBS Hall of Fame, a popular category celebrating industry leaders by recognising their service, contribution and commitment to furthering the industry, will return once again with nominations now open to the general industry.

ARBS Industry Award winners will be honoured at a gala dinner to be held during the ARBS 2016 exhibition. Nominations for the ARBS 2016 Awards will open on 1st September 2015 and close on 5th February 2016. The ARBS 2016 Awards Gala Presentation Dinner will take place on 18 May 2016.

Complete information on category and criteria requirements for entry can be accessed on the ARBS 2016 website.

The ARBS 2016 Exhibition will be held at the Melbourne Exhibition and Convention Centre, South Wharf, Melbourne, Victoria from Tuesday 17th May to Thursday 19th May 2016.

The ARBS 2016 Awards are supported by the Australian Institute of Refrigeration, Air Conditioning and Heating (AIRAH), the Air Conditioning & Mechanical Contractors Association (AMCA), the Air Conditioning & Refrigeration Equipment Manufacturers Association (AREMA), the Chartered Institution of Building Services Engineers (CIBSE ANZ), the Refrigeration & Air Conditioning Contractors Association (RACCA) and the Air Conditioning & Refrigeration Wholesalers Association (ARWA).