(MENAFN - Arab News) Lg electronics inc. global and al-hassan ghazi ibrahim shaker co. the sole distributor of lg air conditioners in saudi arabia have opened a new state-of-the-art energy and safety center (esc) in riyadh in the presence of esteemed government representatives professionals in the industrial sector and members of the press.
both companies joined forces many years ago to establish lg-shaker factory an a/c products manufacturing enterprise that successfully grew into a prominent regional supplier of integrated and eco-friendly residential and commercial a/c solutions.
jameel al-molhem md of al-hassan g.i shaker co. and deuk soo ahn president of lg electronics saudi arabia welcomed the guests.
the center certified by saso (saudi standards metrology and quality organization) is built on an area of 1665 square meters and consists of several test labs that include a sound test chamber for noise test up to 15 db psychometric chambers for cooling capacity and heating capacity test up to 180000 btu and a reliability test room for packing test rain test etc.
the establishment of the new esc came as a result of lg-shaker's commitment to csr and the principle of sustainability. the new advanced center also reflects lg-shaker's strategy to take the lead in collaboration with the saudi government toward reducing energy consumption.
al-molhem said: 'as a group we pride ourselves with a consumer-centric policy as our priority is to constantly improve services that cater to our consumers' growing needs and satisfy their aspirations."
ahn stated: 'global tomorrow energy humanity and technology are the pillars that lg is founded on; we are focused on continuously investing in smart solution technology by developing laboratories and research centers around the world in addition to building a lasting relationship along with optimum satisfaction for our customers in every parts of the world."