HVAC Breaking News

Dec. 15, 2009: LG Electronics Opens West Coast Training Academy for Commercial A/C

December 15, 2009
/ Print / Reprints /
ShareMore
/ Text Size+

RANCHO CUCAMONGA, Calif. - LG Electronics USA has announced the grand opening of the LG Training Academy in Rancho Cucamonga, Calif., to support the company’s expanding commercial air conditioning business in the United States.

This is the second U.S. training facility for LG Electronics Commercial Air Conditioning, which the company said illustrates its growing U.S. HVAC business. The first training facility was opened a year ago just outside of Atlanta.

Opened specifically with LG’s West Coast customer base in mind, this facility has the capability of training hundreds of engineers, contractors, and technicians annually, said the company.

Of the 7,000-square-foot facility, 4,500 feet will be dedicated to LG’s Commercial Air Conditioning division and will provide focused training rooms for education on LG’s residential, light commercial, and applied commercial products as well as office space for trainers and sales managers. LG plans to expand its educational programs and feature both one- and two-day sessions. Students also will have the option of participating in shorter half-day courses, or more intensive five-day training sessions.

“With California’s key role in energy efficiency ‘green’ initiatives, LG’s investment in a local training facility illustrates our commitment to the diverse needs of our customers and leads the way in the U.S. HVAC business,” said Kelly Cutchins, vice president, Commercial Air Conditioning, LG Electronics USA. “As our commercial a/c business continues to expand, this facility will be crucial to providing our key partners and engineers with the educational tools necessary for successful installations.”

For more information, visit www.lgusa.com.

Publication date: 12/14/2009

Did you enjoy this article? Click here to subscribe to The NEWS Magazine

You must login or register in order to post a comment.

Multimedia

Videos

Image Galleries

2014 World Energy Engineering Congress

Scenes from the 2014 World Energy Engineering Congress in Washington, D.C.

Podcasts

NEWSMakers: Matt Barga

Matt Barga, portfolio manager — a/c and coils, Ingersoll Rand, discusses how the company is working to comply with the new energy conservation standards for heat pumps and air conditioners that go into effect on Jan. 1, 2015. Posted on Dec. 19.

More Podcasts

ACHRNEWS

NEWS 12-22-14 cover

2014 December 22

Check out the weekly edition of The NEWS today!

Table Of Contents Subscribe

HVAC TECHNICIAN SHORTAGE

In order to bring more people into the trade and produce more technicians, what should the industry do?
View Results Poll Archive

HVACR INDUSTRY STORE

2015.jpg
2015 National Plumbing & HVAC Estimator

Every plumbing and HVAC estimator can use the cost estimates in this practical manual!

More Products

Clear Seas Research

 

Clear Seas ResearchWith access to over one million professionals and more than 60 industry-specific publications, Clear Seas Research offers relevant insights from those who know your industry best. Let us customize a market research solution that exceeds your marketing goals.

DON'T MISS A THING

Magazine image
 
Register today for complete access to ACHRNews.com. Get full access to the latest features, Extra Edition, and more.

STAY CONNECTED

facebook icontwitter iconyoutube iconLinkedIn i con