AKO, the leader in Temperature Regulation and Control with Electrical Heat-Tracing solutions received, last June, the Best CSP Engineering Performance Award given by CSP Today at the 7th Concentrated Solar Thermal Power Conference & Expo taking place in Vegas (US).
The engineering process offered;
The R&D, innovation and cost reduction efforts that have been made by the company;
The positive impact of engineering on a project”
After 30 years and more than 500 projects, this award is truly a turning point for AKO. The company is both humbled and honored mainly because they´ve had the privilege of being nominated along renowned companies with a vast experience in the sector.
In the wake of the prestigious award AKO received, its AKO Group Managing Director, José Luis Bescós wanted to take the opportunity to address AKO´s employees as well as its partners to ponder the company´s latest events. Bescós wanted to
emphasize on the group of people that make up our engineering team:
This award is also an incentive for our international team of engineers that have been working side by side completing every assignment at the highest level.
From our headquarters in Barcelona, Spain, all the way to our offices in Phoenix, Arizona, American and Spanish professionals have collaborated jointly to implement our AKOTRACE® system to several projects applying a singular approach to every undertaking: customizing every need, providing a personal and flexible solution to satisfy the needs of every single client
Thanks to its involvement in top notch projects such as Solana and Crescent Dunes, and the work done by the Spanish AKO in Gemasolar and La Africana, its overall engineering solution has become a reference in the CSP world.
Gordon's expertise in the area of industrial energy efficiency and alternative energy. He is an experienced electrical engineer with a Masters degree in Alternative Energy technology. He is the co-founder of several renewable energy media sites including Solar Thermal Magazine.