Field Controls received the prestigious Heico Innovation Award for its intellectual property portfolio of patents and trademarks and for how the portfolio supports Field Controls’ strategic plan. In addition to receiving the Innovation Award, Field Controls was also named ‘Best in Class” of the Heico Companies for this year.
Heico Corporation is a global leader of industrial, aerospace, defense and electronics technology. On March 3, Don Walther, Heico’s executive vice president & general counsel, toured the Field Controls facility and presented the award to Field Controls’ President Patrick Holleran, and the engineering team led by Vice President of Engineering Tony Schrank. ‘We are deeply honored to be the first recipients of this award,” said Holleran. ‘Our pursuit of differentiated products, ‘best-in-class’ product performance, and exceptional value for our customers is the cornerstone of our strategic plan. Our intellectual property work is a reflection of that plan.”
For almost 90 years, Field Controls has been one of the world’s leading air movement, air control, and most recently, indoor air quality suppliers. The company’s diverse and innovative product portfolio includes ventilation and combustion air systems for residential and commercial buildings, along with a broad array of indoor air quality products including an award-winning Healthy Home iAQ app. Contractors can use the app to demonstrate, quote, and sell customizable indoor air quality systems.
In other news, Ultra-Sun Technologies, a research and manufacturing facility in Corona, Calif., has been acquired by Field Controls, LLC, further expanding the company’s IAQ capabilities. Ultra-Sun is a leading developer of high tech IAQ products that clean and purify the air in homes, offices, clean rooms and commercial buildings.
Ultra-Sun’s flagship product is a patented process that uses UVC light to activate a titanium honeycomb that uses PCO (photocatalytic oxidation) to eliminate VOCs, odors and smoke.
In addition to products for residential and light commercial applications, Ultra-Sun has developed custom systems for large commercial applications, including challenging environments ranging from casinos to hospitals.
Ultra-Sun’s Duo and Trio products, featuring the patented PRO-Cell