The finalists have been announced across all categories for the ARBS 2018 Industry Awards.

Australia’s only international air conditioning, refrigeration and building services trade exhibition, ARBS 2018 will be held at the International Convention Centre (ICC) Sydney from Tuesday 8 May until Thursday 10 May 2018.

Considered the pinnacle of achievement for professionals in the HVAC&R and building services sector, the ARBS Industry Awards program draws nominees from across all sectors. All nominations are assessed by a panel of industry experts based on various criteria such as leadership, sustainability, performance and innovation.

The award winners will be announced and honoured at a gala dinner to be held on Wednesday 9 May 2018 at the International Convention Centre (ICC) in Sydney.

ARBS 2018 Industry Awards Finalists

ARBS Young Achiever Award

  • Laura Fortuna – Cold Logic
  • Firas Shawash – Exova-Defire
  • Jason Harrison – Airmaster Australia

ARBS Product Excellence Award

  • YORK YZ Magnetic Bearing Centrifugal Chiller – Johnson Controls
  • Firebox – Trafalgar Fire Containment Solutions
  • ACDHUM-LD – Air Change

ARBS Software/Digital Excellence Award

  • Tuggeranong Office Park Building Services Network – Airmaster Australia
  • Fujitsu General Online Parts Store – Fujitsu General Australia
  • Clarity – HydroChem

ARBS Project Excellence Award

  • F Mayer Refrigerated Cold Storage/ Distribution Centre – Strathbrook Industrial Services & Danfoss Australia
  • Spotlight Retail Group – SEDAC Building Energy Management System
  • ICC Sydney – A.G. Coombs Group & AECOM

ARBS Outstanding Industry Education/Training Award

  • Refrigeration & Climate Control Centre of Excellence – AMCA & Box Hill Institute
  • Professional Diploma of Building Services, HVAC&R – AIRAH
  • Mobile CO2 Training Unit – Danfoss (Australia) Pty Ltd

ARBS Outstanding Service & Maintenance Award

  • Airmaster Australia
  • A.G. Coombs Group Pty Ltd
  • City Holdings Australia

ARBS Hall of Fame 2018 (All will receive the Award)

  • Stephen Gilchrist – CIBSE ANZ
  • John Bosci – AIRAH
  • Mark Padwick – AREMA
  • David Seedsman – AMCA
  • Warren Cole – RACCA

ARBS Industry Awards Ceremony and Gala Dinner 2018

To be presented by Tony Squires, host of the weekly sports panel show Back Page Live on Fox Sports, the ARBS 2018 Industry Awards will be held at the International Convention Centre (ICC), Darling Harbour, Sydney on Wednesday 9 May 2018, 7pm.

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