SunTrac USA (SunTrac) and North Park Innovations (NPI) announced an OEM partnership to promote and distribute SunTrac Hybrid Climate Systems featuring NPI’s iManifold® performance monitoring packages, including the iManifold Cloud Platform, which provides in-depth HVAC system performance data, maintenance and repair alerts, and comprehensive reports.
SunTrac has also announced that, beginning in January 2018, all SunTrac Dealers and Installers in the US and worldwide will begin utilizing NPI’s iManifold and iConnect® Systems for SunTrac Hybrid Climate System installations, commissioning, troubleshooting and repair activities. In addition, NPI is now a master dealer selling the SunTrac product offering.
As leaders in their fields, NPI and SunTrac believe that this combination of systems creates the most efficient hybrid HVAC systems and diagnostic programs available today. This OEM partnership provides both organizations with new technology and opportunities: NPI now has access to a new market segment (hybrid cooling and heating systems) with SunTrac, and SunTrac can now incorporate cutting-edge HVAC diagnostics and monitoring technology into SunTrac Systems by integrating and featuring iManifold and iConnect equipment and cloud platforms.
Rich Cooley, CEO of SunTrac, stated:
“At SunTrac, we are extremely excited to be partnering with North Park Innovations (NPI) and their iManifold and iConnect systems. NPI is a true technology leader in the field of HVAC performance monitoring and diagnostics, and we are pleased that NPI has selected SunTrac as a product and technology partner. With SunTrac’s OEM integration of iManifold technology into our Hybrid Climate Systems, we believe that we now have a powerful business advantage that equips our team of professionals to offer an innovative and responsive hybrid/renewable HVAC system to the industry. After working with the iManifold System in SunTrac installations throughout the world, I now understand why NPI calls iManifold “The Platform for Productivity.” Together we will be offering these combined systems to contractors and consumers throughout world, continuing SunTrac’s mission of “Changing the way the world cools.”
Bill Northrup, CEO of NPI, added:
“We are honored to have been selected to provide the data gathering and analytic solution for SunTrac’s innovative technology. I look forward to deploying our systems globally and being part of this revolutionary product and team.”