Manufacturing facility in Thailand awarded for resource conservation activities
OKI Data Corporation, an OKI Group company specialized in the professional color printer business today announced that its manufacturing facility, OKI Data Manufacturing Thailand, has been awarded the “ESCO (Energy Service Company) Project Award 2010” by Thailand’s Ministry of Energy. The award recognizes the facility’s proactive efforts to promote resource conservation.
Supported by the Research Agency for Industrial Resources, Industrial Federation, Resource Development and Protection Agency and the Ministry of Industry, the ESCO Project Award 2010 is awarded to businesses in Thailand that take notable steps to promote resource conservation. For 2010, the ESCO Project Award was granted to thirteen businesses. The award was presented by the Minister of Energy at the Queen Sirikit National Convention Center.
Established in Ayutthaya 1994, OKI Data Manufacturing Thailand annually manufactures 500,000 units of printers and multi-function printers for the global market. As part of its resource conservation plans, the facility has introduced a water-cooling cold source supply equipment to air-condition its clean rooms, a measure that helps reduce electrical consumption by 260,000kWh annually.