DAIKIN CENTRAL EUROPE – Facts & Figures

22.04.2014

Company:

DAIKIN Airconditioning Central Europe HandelsgmbH
Campus 21, Businesspark Wien Sued, Europaring F12/402
2345 Brunn am Gebirge
Austria
Phone: +43 2236-32 557 - 0
Fax: +43 2236-32 557 - 910
office@daikin-ce.comwww.daikin-ce.com
 

Management Board:

Carl Lievens, Managing Director
Filip de Graeve, Managing Director
 

Concise Profile:

DAIKIN Airconditioning Central Europe HandelsgmbH

·         Founded in 1999.
·         Headquarter for 15 countries in Central and South East Europe: Albania, Austria, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Czech Republic, Hungary, Kosovo, Macedonia, Montenegro, Romania, Moldova, Serbia, Slovakia, Slovenia.
·         Distributes air conditioning systems, heat pumps and refrigeration solutions for residential, commercial and industrial uses.
·         High investments by the two parent companies DAIKIN Industries Ltd. (Osaka/Japan) and DAIKIN Europe N.V. (Ostend/Belgium) guarantee and result in consistently high product quality and innovational strength.
·         Winner of the “Great Place to Work“-Award distinguishing organisations for their outstanding workplace culture.

Turnover 2012/2013:

127 million euros

Employees:

75 staff at Brunn am Gebirge (Austria)
180 overall staff throughout the region.

Distribution Partners:

Air conditioning, Heating and Refrigeration businesses (contractors and installers).

Product Range:

For Residential Consumers:
·         Split air conditioning systems for cooling and heating
·         DAIKIN Altherma air-to-water heat pumps
·         ROTEX heating solutions (air-to-water heat pumps, oil and gas boilers, solar systems and underfloor heating)
·         Air purifiers including facilities with air humidification

For Commercial and Industrial applications:
·         VRV – the Heat Machine
·         Sky Air for commercial and service buildings
·         Applied systems: chiller based hydronic systems
·         Condensing units for third-party evaporators
·         Refrigeration: supermarket cooling, normal refrigeration and deep freezing
·         Ventilation systems

Expertise:

DAIKIN – Global Leader:
·         DAIKIN Industries employs 51.000 staff globally. In 2012/13 a 12.1 billion turnover was generated by the company.
·         DAIKIN is Europe’s market leader in the field of air-to-water heat pumps.
·         DAIKIN is globally unique in developing and producing all important components of its air conditioning systems in house, like refrigerants, compressors and electronics.
·         A modern product range guarantees high indoor air quality.
·         All DAIKIN products are produced with respect to maximum environmental friendliness and energy efficiency.
·         Customers benefit from professional consulting, up-to-date technology and an outstanding service.
·         ISO 9001 certification for quality and ISO 14001 certification for environmental sustainability.
 

DAIKIN Europe N.V., Ostend/Belgium:

Founded in 1973; Headquarter for Europe, Middle East and Africa; production facility for sophisticated, complex systems for the European market; Research & development.

DAIKIN Industries, Ltd.,Osaka/Japan:

Founded in 1924; total turnover of 12.1 billion Euros in 2012/13; Since 1938: strategic focus on Air Conditioning and Refrigeration; Clear number one leader of the Japanese market; 51,000 staff worldwide; by taking over the US air conditioning company Goodman DAIKIN has succeeded in further expanding its worldwide market leadership.

Research:

DAIKIN‘s Research & Development facility in Ostend, Belgium, has repeatedly set new benchmarks and raised standards in developing ever more powerful and energy efficient products for the European market.

Awards, i.a.:

·         In 2008 DAIKIN Industries, Ltd. is awarded the Japanese Trade and Industry Department‘s “11th Grand Prize for Protection of Ozone Layer and Prevention of Global Warming”.
·         In 2009 DAIKIN Industries, Ltd. gets elected amongst the prestigious “Global 100“-companies for the third successive time. Global 100 annually awards the 100 most sustainably working companies worldwide.
·         In 2010 the design of the DAIKIN Emura air conditioner receives an “honourable mention“ by the Red Dot Design Award’s jury.
·         In 2011 Thomson Reuters counts DAIKIN amongst The World’s 100 Most Innovative Companies. The annual guide features companies and institutions who achieve global leadership through their innovations.
·         In 2013 Daikin is awarded with the Plus X Award – one of the most important awards for innovation worldwide. In addition the company is elected as one of the “100 most innovative companies” by Forbes Magazine.
·         In 2013 and 2014, Daikin Central Europe wins the highly coveted “Great Place to Work – Best Employer 2013“ award, a quality seal honouring an outstanding working place culture.
·         Two more design awards in 2014: Universal Design Award for Fully Flat Cassette and the Red Dot Product Design Award for new Daikin Emura.
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Press Contact:
Daikin Airconditioning
Central Europe HandelsGmbH
Campus 21, Europaring F012
2345 Brunn am Gebirge, Austria
Mag. Alexander Dalinger
phone: +43 2236 32557-144
dalinger.a@daikin.at

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