Trane Celebrates World FM Day by Honoring the Dedication of our Building’s Heroes

Trane Celebrates World FM Day by Honoring the Dedication of our Building’s Heroes

Davidson, N.C., May 17, 2017 —Trane®, a leading global provider of indoor comfort solutions and services and a brand of Ingersoll Rand (NYSE:IR), is celebrating the eighth annual World FM Day by recognizing facility managers across North America who have a track record of excellence in the buildings and projects they manage. 

Trane will spotlight facility managers across its web and social channels, sharing their stories and extending a special thank you for all that they do to manage the strategic goals of their organization alongside the day-to-day operations of the buildings where we live, work, learn and play. Trane will also be sharing information and tips on how to create positive experiences for occupants and play a transformative role in the efficiency of today’s buildings. 

“Every building has a purpose and a direct impact on the sustainability of our world. The people behind the buildings – the facility managers we celebrate today who manage building performance -- unleash each building’s potential and in turn, make an impact on our everyday lives,” said Jason Bingham, vice president of energy services and control at Trane. “We are truly honored to partner with these exceptional individuals by providing input and guidance on their energy strategies and digitally driven solutions which give them the precise, measurable and digital control critical to making their buildings spaces where people can thrive.”

Led by Global FM, the Global Facility Management Association, World FM Day honors facility management professionals and the vital work that they do to ensure the productivity, health and overall safety of those who work in buildings around the world. This year’s theme, “Enabling Positive Experiences,” emphasizes facilities management’s significant role in setting and managing the scene for delivering exceptional customer experiences.

Celebrate World FM Day by following Trane on LinkedIn, Twitter, and Facebook and using the hashtag #WorldFMDay to join the conversation and share your favorite FM stories.

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About Ingersoll Rand and Trane

Ingersoll Rand (NYSE:IR) advances the quality of life by creating comfortable, sustainable and efficient environments. Our people and our family of brands — including Club Car®, Ingersoll Rand® , Thermo King® and Trane® — work together to enhance the quality and comfort of air in homes and buildings; transport and protect food and perishables; and increase industrial productivity and efficiency. We are a $13 billion global business committed to a world of sustainable progress and enduring results. Trane solutions optimize indoor environments with a broad portfolio of energy efficient heating, ventilating and air conditioning systems, building and contracting services, parts support and advanced control. For more information, visit www.ingersollrand.com or www.trane.com.

About World FM Day

World FM Day is instigated by Global FM to recognize the vital work that facilities management professionals and the facilities management industry contributes to business worldwide. It aims to raise the profile of the FM profession, not just in member regions, but anywhere FMs influence the health, safety, productivity and well-being of people who utilize the built environment. World FM Day provides an opportunity for global knowledge sharing, to discuss and share experiences both good and challenging, to promote the profession and celebrate its successes.

Contact Information

Heidi McGuire

651-407-4000

heidi.mcguire@irco.com