Crowley Carbon Signs Contract with Emrill for Carbon Control Centre Technology

Jan 09, 2014, 08:00 ET from Crowley Carbon

DUBAI, UAE, January 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --

The AED 100 million deal will see Crowley Carbon establish a Dubai Office

International Energy Services firm Crowley Carbon has signed an AED 100 million deal with facilities management company Emrill to deploy its Carbon Control Centre technology in 800 buildings under Emrill management. The company will monitor the energy usage in each from its Irish headquarters in Enniskerry. The announcement was made during the Enterprise Ireland Trade and Investment Mission to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, Qatar and UAE.

Crowley Carbon, headquartered in Ireland and with offices in London and Sydney will also improve energy efficiency in the Emrill buildings using its 80-strong range of products for energy, lighting, heating, ventilation and air-conditioning.

Norman Crowley, CEO Crowley Carbon said, "We are delighted that Dubai is embracing the significant financial and environmental opportunities offered by proactively engaging with the area of energy efficiency. Emrill's unique service offering will provide each client with a tailor-made energy management solution built from the world's most advanced energy-saving technologies, and we are confident that the combined experience and expertise of the team at Emrill and all involved in this pioneering collaboration, will guide Dubai to the next stage in its development."

Ben Churchill, Managing Director, Emrill added, "By identifying the vast, locked-in potential of buildings to minimise their impact on the environment and achieve unprecedented cost reductions into the future, we have opened the door to a cleaner, greener and more cost-effective way for businesses to operate, not only through the Middle East, but around the world."

Crowley Carbon - established in 2009 by entrepreneur Norman Crowley - expects to open a Dubai office in 2014, as well employ a further 20 staff in Ireland as a result of the Emrill partnership.

Speaking in Dubai during his trade mission to the United Arab Emirates, the Taoiseach Enda Kenny said: "This partnership between Crowley Carbon and Emrill is highly significant in terms of the scale of the contract and as a symbol of the continued success of Irish companies in winning business in Dubai and other markets in the region. Crowley Carbon is a great example of what innovative Irish companies can achieve. I congratulate them on their success, and also on their plans to create a further 20 jobs in Ireland."

Speaking on the trade mission Minister for Jobs Richard Bruton TD said: "I am delighted to welcome this announcement from Crowley Carbon that it has signed a major contract and is opening an office in Dubai. As part of our Action Plan for Jobs we have targeted support for exporting companies in the green energy sector and this announcement shows what is possible in this area. I wish them every success with this project."

SOURCE Crowley Carbon