Valve can take on higher pressures
2017 - PACE Award Winner
What: Electronic Expansion Valve
Innovation: Sanhua's valve will allow heating and air conditioning systems to address the higher pressures that will come with new refrigerants that have been mandated. The valve also can handle dual applications for cooling and vehicle heat pumps.
First Customer: Confidential
Judge's Citation: The SANHUA Automotive Electronic Expansion Valve EVX replaces conventional valves with accuracy and control not seen before in mobile air conditioning and chiller systems. SANHUA'S innovation not only outperforms traditional valves but will operate with all of today's refrigerants, including very high pressure R744 (CO2) systems. SANHUA'S superior performing EVX boosts the coefficient of performance by more than 10 percent, resulting in reduced compressor loads, improved fuel economy, better reliability, and enhanced system NVH quality.
Web site: sanhuaautomotive.com