4:32 pm - Friday September 23, 8416

Schneider holds seminar on IEC 61439

Schneider Electric, the global specialist in energy management hosted a seminar on IEC 61439 at a local hotel recently. The event was graced by 400 plus guests from end user segments, specifiers, and professors of prominent universities of Bangladesh. IEC 61439 is a new standard for safe and reliable low voltage switchgear and control gear assemblies by International Electro technical Commission.

schneider_logoThe overall standard was presented by Mr. Kiran Lagwankar, GM – Prescription, SE India whereas Mr. Nicolas Gauthray, EMEA Installation Systems & CTO – REU Busways Tendering Team Manager, SE France and Mr. Ashok Menghani, GM – Channel Development, SE India presented how SE Busway – Canalis and Universal Enclosure – iPrisma adhere to this series respectively.

The customers networked with the SE team and took keen interest in the demos that were organized for them.

Concluding the seminar, Mr. Kiran Lagwankar, GM – Prescription, Schneider Electric India said, “The new standard will improve the pore safety and the performance of assemblies on the and it will offer level playing field amongst the manufacturers and assemblers“.

Schneider Electric has been present in Bangladesh since 2003 and has a strong presence in the country. The company has grown double in the last three years in Bangladesh and has strong partnerships in place to serve its customers. Schneider Electric has its business spread across five business units – Partner, Energy, Industry, IT (including Solar) and Custom Sensors & Technologies – and it offers solutions across all these business units in Bangladesh.

About Schneider Electric

As a global specialist in energy management with operations in more than 100 countries, Schneider

Electric offers integrated solutions across multiple market segments, including leadership positions in Utilities & Infrastructure, Industries & Machines Manufacturers, Non-residential Buildings, Data Centres & Networks and in Residential. Focused on making energy safe, reliable, efficient, productive and green, the Group’s 150,000 plus employees achieved sales of 24 billion euros in 2013, through an active commitment to help individuals and organizations make the most of their energy.