Trane hosts seminar to share practical solutions beneficial to business and environment with building owners, operators and engineers

Trane, a leading global provider of indoor comfort systems and solutions and a brand of Ingersoll Rand, recently hosted an industry seminar in Singapore entitled “High Performance Buildings – Act Now for The Future” to promote energy efficiency and green building approaches.

The seminar that took place on June 23, was geared toward building owners, developers and industry leaders from the public and private sectors who are interested in maximizing their building energy and operating efficiencies.

Speakers for the event included Yow Kuan Yee, integrated systems leader for Ingersoll Rand Climate Solutions Asia Pacific (AP); Lee Eng Lock, director for building energy efficiency at Ingersoll Rand Climate Solutions AP; and Mike Thompson, global director of environmental affairs for Trane.

The event also included a line-up of external speakers, from both the public and private sectors including Lim Chan Boon, senior development officer, Green Mark Development (New Development) at Building and Construction Authority (BCA); Ang Peng Chye, executive engineer at the National Environment Agency (NEA); and Ng Eng Kiong, vice president of the Singapore Green Building Council (SGBC).

Seminars also included case study presentations about Mapletree Business City (MBC) and United World College (UWC), both recipients of the Singapore Green Mark Platinum award.

More information, including a video and photos with captions, as well as the news release, fact sheet and materials from the event can be found here. Please attribute the video and photos to Trane.

In addition, leaders from Trane are available for interviews to discuss how building owners and operators of new or existing facilities can maximize operational efficiencies and minimize environmental impact.

About Ingersoll Rand

Ingersoll Rand (NYSE:IR) is a world leader in creating and sustaining safe, comfortable and efficient environments in commercial, residential and industrial markets. Our people and our family of brands — including Club Car®, Hussmann®, Ingersoll Rand®, Schlage®, Thermo King® and Trane® — work together to enhance the quality and comfort of air in homes and buildings, transport and protect food and perishables, secure homes and commercial properties, and increase industrial productivity and efficiency. Trane solutions optimize indoor environments with a broad portfolio of energy efficient heating, ventilating and air conditioning systems, building and contracting services, parts support and advanced control. Ingersoll Rand is a $14 billion global business committed to sustainable business practices within our company and for our customers. For more information, visit

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