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  • Bry-Air Launches Adsorption Chiller 1st time in India at ACREX 2015
  • 10th Bry-Air Awards for Excellence in HVAC&R held on Friday, February 27, 2015


  • Bry-Air celebrates 50 years of excellence
  • 9th Bry-Air Awards for Excellence in HVAC&R held on Friday, February 28, 2014
  • Bry-Air holds its First Global Marketing Meet held from April 14~19, 2014. The marketing teams from Malaysia, China, Indonesia, Vietnam, UAE, and Brazil together work towards an integrated marketing strategy
  • Bry-Air opens its offices in Nigeria & Bangladesh.


  • Bry-Air wins National Awards 2011, MSME, Star Performer Awards, EEPC, and By-Air UAE wins SAIF Execellence Awards
  • Bry-Air Open its office in Brazil
  • Bry-Air launches Ethylene Scrubber for Cold Stores to extend shelf life of fruits and vegetables
  • Bry-Air launches Data Center Air Purifier, incorporating the Honeycomb Chemical Filter, for removal of corrosive gases
  • 8th Bry-Air Awards for Excellence in HVAC&R held on Friday, March 8, 2013.


  • Bry-Air set up India's first Gas Phase Filtration Test Lab.
  • "Institutinoalizing Innovation" launched at Pahwa Group- a host of initiatives striving to make innovation the heart of everthing we do.
  • Awards function for 7th Bry-Air Awards for Excellence in HVAC&R held February 24, 2012.


  • Bry-Air International Meet Held on February 26, 2011.
  • Bry-Air files patent for a new technology in Gas Phase Filtration, Honeycom Matrix Technology.
  • Awards function for 6th Bry-Air Awards for Excellence in HVAC&R held February 25, 2011.


  • Bry-Air awarded the "Hotetest Exports Company of the year 2010" and Certificate of Excellence from Pharmaceutical Leadership Awards 2010 honoring excellence in Pharmaceutical and health care.
  • Bry-Air receives the Shield for Star Performer as Small Enterprise Product Group of Miscellaneous Special-Purpose Machinery (Incl. Metallurgy, Food and Textile) and Parts in recognition of their outstanding Contribution to Engineering Exports in the year 2007-2008
  • Awards function for 5th Bry-Air Awards for Excellence in HVAC&R held January 8, 2010.
  • Bry-Air opens its office in Italy.


  • Bry-Air files world patent for a new energy-saving technology.
  • Bry-Air launches EcoDry Desiccant Dehumidifier saves upto 45% energy.
  • DRI Launches new series Energy Recovery Ventilators-ERVi Series
  • DRI launches, evolutionary new technology India's first DOAS (Dedicated Outdoor Air System).
  • Bry-Air opens its new sales office in Indonesia.
  • Bry-Air (Asia) upgrades to ISO 9001:2008 from 9001:2004 and ISO 14001:2004 from ISO 14001.
  • Puriflair India completes its 25 years.
  • The Fourth Bry-Air Awards held in Pune. 
  • DRI receives 100% certification award from AHRI  7th year in row.
  • DRI opens its own offices in USA and Philippines..Mark Clark is President , DRI US while Charlie Waddell is General Manager. Gio Mendoza  heads Philippines operations.


  • DRI opens its office in Turkey. DRI office in Turkey is headed by Cagdan Yilmaz.
  • DRI holds its first international meet in New York. The DRI teams from India, Malaysia, South Africa, Europe , USA and Brazil get together to work out the road map for the next three years.
  • Desiccant Rotors International sister company of the Rs 275 crore Bry-Air wins the contract to install 45 heat recovery ventilators at the Beijing International airport, Beijing Shooting Gallery, Beijing University Gymnasium and the Stated Conference Center to provide fresh air to visitors for the Beijing Olympics.
  • Bry-Air opens new sales and service office at Chandigarh to provide our customers with a quick response.
  • Somax, Brazil becomes Bry-Air Asia's licensee.
  • Bry-Air set up its operation in China as a representative office in June, 1998. Now Bry-Air has a wholly owned subsidiary, Bry-Air (Shanghai) Air Treatment Equipment Co. Ltd headquartered in Shanghai. Bry-Air also has full fledged sales and service offices in Beijing, Wuhan and Guangzhou.
  • DRI conferred the prestigious “ Founder Member”  Indian Green Building Founder Member by CII .
  • First green building in Vietnam CentrePoint has DRI ' green products'. CentrePoint has been built according to the Australian Greenhouse Rating(ABGR) as well as Green Star.
  • Third Bry-Air Awards held at Bangalore.


  • A+H joins Bry-Air Group
  • Bry-Air receives the Star Performer (Small Enterprise) Award in the product group "Miscellaneous Special Purpose Machinery (including Metallurgy, Food and Textile) and Parts" certificate from EEPC of its outstanding contribution to Engineering Exports in the Year 2005-2006.
  • Desiccant Rotors International receives the Star Performer (Small Enterprise) Award in the product group "Miscellaneous General Purpose Machinery" certificate and trophy from EEPC of its outstanding contribution to Engineering Exports in the Year 2005-2006.
  • Desiccant Rotors International (DRI) opens office in Brazil.
  • Bry-Air China Plant starts operation.
  • Bry-Air launches ‘next generation’ Honeycomb based dryers for plastics.
  • ISHRAE (Indian Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Airconditioning Engineers) honours Mr. Deepak Pahwa for his contribution to the HVAC&R Industry.


  • EcoFresh wins the prestigious 'PHD Brand Equity Award 2006'
  • Bry-Air receives certificate for Export Excellence from EEPC for the Year 2003-2004
  • Bry-Air launches New Desiccant Dehumidifier - Series FLC
  • Bry-Air receives certificate for Export Excellence from EEPC for the Year 2002-2003
  • Bry-Air gets CE certification for FFB series desiccant dehumidifiers
  • Delair gets CE certification for select models of FDI series refrigeration dryers
  • DRI launches new series Treated Fresh Air Units (TFAs) under the brand name of "FlexAir"
  • Arctic India Engineering Pvt. Ltd. renamed as Desiccant Rotors International Pvt. Ltd. (DRI)
  • The First Bry-Air Awards for HVAC&R presented on February 19, 2006
  • EcoFresh Heat Wheels, now, ARI as well as Eurovent certified
  • Bry-Air (Asia), part of the Pahwa group, has acquired the global business interest and marketing rights from Bry-Air Inc., USA, which includes the Bry-Air brand and all trademarks of Bry-Air Inc., USA


  • Bry-Air (Asia) Pvt. Ltd. has been accorded the status of ONE STAR EXPORT HOUSE for the period 1st April 2004 to 31st March 2009 by the ministry of Commerce and Industry, Government of India.
  • Bry-Air has instituted Bry-Air Awards for excellence in HVAC&R. The Bry-Air Awards will be presented annually to individuals or a corporate that have made an outstanding contribution in the following two (2) categories:
    • New/ Innovative Systems Design
    • New/ Innovative Product Design
  • There will be two awards in each category.
  • Bry-Air established Bry-Air Learning Institute (BALI) for advanced learning in HVAC&R
  • FFB range of Bry-Air dehumidifiers gained increasing popularity in Japan
  • Mr. Deepak Pahwa, Managing Director, Bry-Air (Asia) elevated as Fellow - ASHRAE (American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air-Conditioning Engineers)
  • Bry-Air (Asia), was felicitated with appreciation award for Excellence in the field of HVAC&R by ISHRAE, Ahmedabad Chapter and ASHRAE Western India Chapter at COMFEX 2005
  • Arctic India Engineering receives ertificate for Export Excellence from EEPC for the Year 2001-2002


  • Setup a testing facility / R&D Lab for performance evaluation of Energy Wheels, in association with Intertek Testing Services, Cortland (Intertek Associates with ARI for the ARI 1060 Programme).
  • Again achieved 100% success rate in ARI (Air-Conditioning & Refrigeration Institute, USA) certification programme for the Year 2003.
  • Bry-Air (Asia) Receives Certificate for Export Excellence from EEPC for the Year 2001-2002.
  • Bry-Air opens its own representative office in Africa.
  • Bry-Air opens its branch office in Kochi.


  • Acquires Puriflair India, a SPX Air Treatment, USA, Company (formerly known as Flair), which is part of a Fortune® 500 company.
  • Achieved 100% success rate in ARI (Air-Conditioning & Refrigeration Institute, USA) certification programme for the Year 2002.


  • Bry-Air opens its second office in China, in Guangzhou.
  • DRI range showcased in India International Trade Show and FEBRAVA Show in Brasil.
  • DRI opens representative office in Sao Paulo, Brasil .
  • Bry-Air FFB Series, rotor based dehumidifiers formally launched in the Japan market at HVAC&R show in Tokyo.
  • Bry-Air (Asia) and Arctic India Engineering receive award for Export Excellence again.
  • Bry-Air Plant-III and Corporate office inaugurated by Mr. Paul D. Griesse, Chairman.


  • Thermolung Japan Signs agreement with DRI to Import Rotors.
  • Opening of representative office in Dubai.
  • 2 more branch offices in China to support the Shanghai office .
  • Nirata Export Award year 2001 for significant contribution for export of Air Conditioning and Refrigeration products from India.
  • Bry-Air Receives “All India Trophy for Highest Exporters” from EEPC For the Year 1999-2000.
  • Arctic India Engineering Receives Certificate for Export Excellence from EEPC for the Year 1999-2000.
  • Bry-Air as been awarded the trophy for having the best Safety in its plant in 1985, 1989 and again in 1999. The award was re-instituted after 1989 in 1999.


  • Bry-Air (Asia) receives ISO 14001 Certification.
  • Bry-Air and Arctic India Engineering receives Exports Excellence (EEPC) Award again.
  • Delair India receives ISO 9001 Certification.
  • Bry-Air introduces its new Plastics line at the Plastindia'2000 show.
  • Bry-Air again wins the trophy for having the best Safety in its plant.
  • Two new newsletters launched: Ecoplast, for Plastics Auxiliaries & Wetfacts, for Evaporative Cooling and Humidification.
  • Ecocool Evaporative Cooling Pads showcased at ARBS'2000, Australia.


  • Arctic India Sales, the first company of the Pahwa Enterprises, completes 20 years.
  • Desiccant Rotors International (DRI), opens a representative office in Seoul, Korea.
  • DRI displays its Rotor range at ISH'99, Germany.
  • Bry-Air receives award for export excellence again.
  • Arctic India Engineering signs agreement with IV Produkt, Sweden for manufacture of Treated Fresh Air Units.
  • Dryfacts, completes 75 issues; Chinese bilingual edition launched.
  • PACT, the Bry-Air Ecoplast Plastics Auxiliary Centre for Training is setup to provide training to user of Bry-Air Plastic Auxiliaries.
  • Bry-Air pioneers the concept of "Dry-Air on Rent" by setting up Technical Drying Services.


  • The first Desiccant Based Cooling System successfully completes its pilot run at IIT Delhi.
  • Bry-Air (India) becomes Bry-Air (Asia), in step with the enlarged sphere of activity of the Indian operation.
  • Bry-Air (Asia) opens its own representative offices in China, Thailand and Indonesia.
  • Bry-Air receives Export excellence award again.
  • Bry-Air upgrades its facilities …. adds state-of-the-art CNC turret punch and press brake and powder coating facility to give its products an "International finish".
  • Bry-Air introduces the containerized Wood Dryer.


  • Sea Harrier & Sea King Helicopters mothballed by using the concept of dehumidification for the first time.
  • Evaporative Cooling Pads manufactured in the country for the first time.
  • The first 400 Bar Compressed Air Dryer made for Bharat Dynamics Ltd.
  • Desiccant Rotors International (DRI), a div. of Arctic India Engineering, show cases its range of Enthalpy and Desiccant Rotors at AHR'97 (ASHRAE).
  • DRI becomes the first & the only Indian company to participate in the AHR Expo, USA.
  • Bry-Air upgrades to ISO 9001 from ISO 9002.


  • Desiccant Honeycomb rotors for dehumidifiers manufactured in the country for the first time.
  • First Indian Naval Frigate Mothballed by Bry-Air.
  • On April 10, 1996, the then Governor of Ohio. His Excellency Mr. George V. Voinovich laid the foundation stone for our second plant.
  • Bry-Air receives the ISO-9002 certification.
  • Bry-Air wins the Export Excellence Award again.


  • The first Rotary Desiccant based Dehumidification Plant for heavy water recovery for nuclear application manufactured.
  • FRI (Forest Research Institute) Dehradun, approves the Bry-Air Wood Dryer.
  • The concept of Indoor Air Quality (IAQ) introduced in India and South East Asia, through a series of Workshops and seminars.
  • Bry-World 5 receives best publication award from ABCI.


  • Bry-Air positions itself as the "One Stop Shop" for Plastic Auxiliary Equipment. 'A to Z' of Plastics Auxiliaries displayed at Plastindia '94 (the biggest Plastics show in Asia).
  • Seminars on Plastics Auxiliary Equipment held in India and S.E. Asia.


  • Bry-Air celebrates 10 years in India.
  • Bry-Air booth wins the first prize for best display at IETF.
  • Zee TV seeks Mr. Deepak Pahwa's views on setting up manufacturing plants abroad in it's weekly programme "Fiscal Fitness".
  • Bry-Air expands it's network in the "Indian Ocean Rim" region.
  • Bry-Air ventures into China - participates at the Shenzhen International Trade Fair.
  • Bry World 4, Bry-Air's International Newsletter adjudged best publication by Association of Business Communication (ABCI).
  • Bry-Air plays key role at the National Seminar on Heat Pipes. Mr. Deepak Pahwa delivers the Keynote Address.
  • Wood Dryers for wood seasoning introduced.


  • World's first dehumidified Tea Warehouse set up by Bry-Air (India).
  • Flexible Barrier Storage System (FBS) introduced for the Defence Sector.
  • Bry-Air (India) wins the Export Excellence Award again.
  • Control Panel Heat Extractor/Panel Coolers and Energy Saving Pre-conditioners introduced to Indian markets.


  • Bry-Air Malaysia is plant inaugurated on May, 30th 1991, jointly by His Excellencies, Ambassador Cleveland of USA and Ambassador Rathore of India.
  • Bry-Air (India) sets up a Pilot Plant to manufacture Silica Gel.
  • Arctic India Engineering plant completed and starts manufacturing Heat Recovery Wheels.
  • Total Quality Management (TQM) programme introduced.
  • Bry-Air (India) executes the largest single order of 5 nos. dehumidifiers for a photofilm project in India set up with the help of Du Pont. These units were of the largest capacity made any where in the world.


  • 'Dry Storage Systems Concept' introduced for the Defence sector.
  • Heat Wheels programme expanded in India through countrywide seminars.


  • Bry-Air's R&D labs. recognized by Department of Science & Technology
  • Bry-Air (India) opens office in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, to expand its ASEAN operations
  • Mr. Deepak Pahwa, President, Bry-Air (India) awarded the National Award for Outstanding Entrepreneur for the year 1987.
  • Bry-Air awarded certificate of Excellent for Export by EEPC (Engineering Export Promotional Council).
  • Bry-Air (India) Plant receives the Safety Award again.
  • Heat Wheels introduced in India at IITF '89 (India International Trade Fair).


  • February 19th, H.E. Mrs. Eegje M. Schoo, the then Netherlands Ambassador to India, inaugurates the Delair India plant.
  • Delair Compressed Air Dryer expands its market reach through country wide seminars.


  • 10 Feb.'87, Governor Celeste visits Bry-Air plant again to lay the foundation stone for Bry-Air plant expansion.
  • Bry-Air (India) signs JV agreement with Delair Netherlands...
  • Delair India set up to manufacture Compressed Air Dryers.
  • Bry-Air Dehumidifiers displayed at the Russian Trade Show.
  • Bry-Air signs up representatives in Malaysia and Singapore.
  • Delair India launches its product line in India through Trade Shows.


  • The second Bry-Air International Meet held in USA.
  • Mark-II Dehumidifiers introduced.


  • Bry-Air (India) receives the "First" Safety Award for "Accident free working" in the Engineering Industry in the state of Haryana.
  • The complete range in plastics dryers launched.
  • Bry-Air (India) hosts the 1st International meet for its associate companies from the US and Holland.
  • H.E. Richard F. Celeste, the then Ohio Governor and H.E. John G. Dean, the then US Ambassador to India inaugurates the new manufacturing line of Heat pipes at Bry-Air (India) Plant.


  • Indian Plant switches from the Flat Bed to more Energy Efficient MVB.
  • Bry-Air (India) signs up agents in Thailand, Indonesia, Bangladesh and Philippines and trains them at the India Plant.


  • Feb. 28th 1983, H.E. Harry G. Barnes, the then US Ambassador to India, inaugurates Bry-Air India's 30,000 Sq.ft. Plant.
  • Bry-Air (India) starts marketing Bry-Air products in the ASEAN region
  • Heat Recovery equipment based on the heat pipe concept launched in India
  • New generation "MVB" or Modular Vertical Beds (rotating) Dehumidifiers launched in the US.


  • Construction of Bry-Air (India) Plant commences.
  • Compact Dehumidifier units exported to Nepal and Colombo, Sri Lanka.


  • M.O.U. signed between Bry-Air Inc., USA and Arctic India Sales for setting up a joint venture: Bry-Air (India) to manufacture the state-of-the-art dehumidifiers, heat pipe recovery systems and plastics dryers.
  • Bry-Air Dehumidifiers gains acceptance in the Indian market.

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