Newsline

Danfoss Supports Industry's Future

November 18, 2005
/ Print / Reprints /
ShareMore
/ Text Size+
NORFOLK, Neb. - Northeast Community College (NCC), Norfolk, Neb. recently became a part of the Danfoss support of technical education program.

According to the Air-Conditioning and Refrigeration Institute (ARI), the HVACR industry needs to train 20,000 new technicians and installers each year. "Our support program has grown from a handful of schools to over 50 that we regularly send components to," said Fred Namei (pictured right), an application engineer who heads up Danfoss' donation program.

"The students get to work with top quality current products, and there is a constant need, since parts are often sacrificed or cut open during class demonstrations," he said.

"These donations from Danfoss greatly enhance our technical education process, especially in light of the budget constraints felt by most educational institutions today," said Scott Owen, an instructor at NCC.

"Hands-on experience with this new material really benefits our students."

In addition to components and equipment, Danfoss also supplies instructional materials, training aids, and technical literature. "Our commitment leads us to do all we can to ensure a high level of future competence in our industries," said Jeffrey Douglas, Danfoss aftermarket vice president.

Schools that are interested in being added to the Danfoss support program should contact Namei at FredNamei@danfoss.com.

Publication date: 11/21/2005

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 MCAA Annual Convention

Scenes from the 2014 MCAA Annual Convention in Scottsdale, Ariz.

Podcasts

NEWSmakers: Julian Scadden

Training is an ongoing process. Julian will discuss how you can generate maximum return on time and energy invested training by following a three part process. Listen to this podcast to get expert tips on training, tracking and follow up. 

More Podcasts

THE MAGAZINE

ACHRNEWS

NEWS 04-14-14 cover

2014 April 14

Check out the weekly edition of The NEWS today!

Table Of Contents Subscribe

SERVICE CALLS POLL

Which statement on service calls best applies to your business?
View Results Poll Archive

HVACR INDUSTRY STORE

plumbing-hvac.gif
2014 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