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Distech Controls Wins ACHR News’ Dealer Design Award

ECLYPSE™ Connected System Controller takes bronze in the Commercial Controls category

July 21, 2015

Brossard, QC, July 21, 2015 - Distech Controls, an innovation leader in energy management solutions, announced today that the company’s ECLYPSE Connected System Controller has been selected by TheACHR News’ Dealer Design Awards as the Bronze Award Winner. This prestigious program was established to honor excellence in HVACR product design and showcases innovative products that can be most conveniently installed, maintained and serviced.

The ECLYPSE Connected System Controller is a modular, scalable platform providing BACnet/IP, wired and wireless IP connectivity. Consisting of a control automation and connectivity serv­er, power supplies and I/O modules, the type and number of modules can be selected to meet exacting requirements. When embedded with ENVYSION, Distech Controls’ web-based visualization interface, key information can be accessed from anywhere, at any time, and on any device, ensuring a timely response and improved overall satisfaction.

Products were judged by a panel of independent HVACR contractors selected by the editorial staff of The ACHR News. Four criteria were used to evaluate each entry: ease of installation/use, maintenance, application/repair, and competitive advantage. Emphasis was placed on submitting multimedia documents with the application, providing judges with a 360° view of product design elements.


"These awards give us a unique opportunity to recognize the outstanding research and development efforts that go into many of the products serving the HVACR industry,” The ACHR News Publisher Mike Murphy stated. “The awards issue gives our readers an opportunity to read about innovative installation and service solutions."

“We are thrilled to accept this distinguished award, celebrating design ingenuity and innovation in HVACR products,” said Etienne Veilleux, President and CEO of Distech Controls. “It is a testament to our forward-thinking design process that keeps the needs of our Partners at its core. By delivering innovative products and solutions for complex systems, we facilitate the work of contractors and technicians while optimizing user experience and customer satisfaction.”

About Distech Controls

An innovation leader in energy management solutions, Distech Controls provides unique building management technologies and services that optimize energy efficiency and comfort in buildings, all the while reducing operating costs.  We deliver Innovative Solutions for Greener Buildings™ through our passion for innovation, quality, customer satisfaction, and sustainability.  Distech Controls serves multiple market segments through its worldwide business divisions, service offices and a superior network of Authorized Partners.

About The ACHR NEWS’ Dealer Design Awards

Winning entries in the Dealer Design Awards were featured in the July 20, 2015 issue of The ACHR News, which is distributed nationally to over 33,000 HVACR contractors, wholesalers, and other industry professionals. For more information and further coverage, visit

Caroline Cadieux

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