In the Contractor's Words: New York Balancing Act
August 3, 2009
NAME, TITLE: Mark Kukla, President
COMPANY NAME, CITY, STATE: Air Systems Balancing, Rochester, N.Y.
HOW LONG IN BUSINESS: 40 years
BIGGEST CHANGE TO THE BUSINESS: Electronic measurement instrumentation, DDC controls, and computers.
KEY MARKETS: Health care, education, industrial
ASSOCIATIONS AND AFFILIATIONS: SMACNA, TABB, NEBB, IEST
HOW DO THESE AFFILIATIONS HELP YOU: Networking and training
BIGGEST CURRENT HURDLE TO OVERCOME: Poor quality installs, schedule crunch at the end of the job.
COMPANY STATISTICS (number of employees in field, service, installation, office; number of trucks): 20 employees, 16 are in the field
FAVORITE THING ABOUT THE INDUSTRY: We are helping companies become more efficient and competitive by helping them save energy and create a better working environment.
SUMMING IT UP: TAB is an interesting field to be in right now.
Publication date: 08/03/2009