Smyrna, Georgia — EMCOR Services Aircond was recently named Partner of the Year by Aflac for its excellence in delivery of mechanical, energy, building automation and facilities services at Aflac’s Columbus, Georgia headquarters resulting in combined energy savings since 2007 of 40% or $8,000,000+. Specifically, Aircond was recognized for implementation and management of a building automation system that increased efficiency of HVAC, lighting systems, operations, and scheduling across Aflac’s one million square foot corporate campus.
Electricity savings at the Aflac facility for 2015 were 1,700,000 kilowatt hours, or over $190,000. The electricity usage has been reduced by over 40% since 2007, for a total savings of over $8,000,000. Aircond’s onsite technicians provide constant monitoring of electricity usage, enabling Aflac to take proactive steps to reduce demand during periods of higher utility rates and their technicians are available 24/7/365 to handle issues with minimal impact to employees. EMCOR Services Aircond was recognized for a number of metrics in its excellence in delivery, including achievement of more than a 70% reduction in the number of customer hot/cold calls.
“It’s indeed an honor that EMCOR Services Aircond has been named Aflac Partner of the Year. Aircond looks forward to continuing to upgrade the facilities of our valued client to enable Aflac to realize even greater energy efficiencies in the years to come,” stated Kelly Cutchins, President, EMCOR Services Aircond.