The Air Movement and Control Association (AMCA) International Inc. has announced the hiring of two additional staff members and a reorganization. Dan Manole, Ph.D., has joined AMCA as the new director of certification. John Cowie, Ph.D., has joined AMCA as advocacy manager.
After June 30, state and local contracting associations will be able to control their own membership dues, enroll and renew members, and develop their own strategic plans and benefits. This decision will affect contracting companies in about 40 percent of the country that have businesses in areas with local or state ACCA chapters.
The different sectors of the HVAC industry oftentimes are criticized for not working together. And while that may be true in some cases, close to 30 HVAC leaders team up each year in Arlington, Va., to identify solutions for some of the industry’s biggest problems.
AHRI welcomes water-source heat pump certification program participants; ACCA announces that Reid has joined Building Performance Council advisory committee; SMACNA to host 69th annual convention; AMCA announces that ANSI approved the reaffirmation of ANSI/AMCA Standard 204-05; NEBB donates to ASHRAE research.
CSG names chief financial officer; HVAC Excellence names Certified Master HVACR Educator; ANSI approves ANSI/AMCA 500-L-2012; HRAI manufacturer’s division makes appointment to board of directors; AHRI names senior certification engineer; CSA announces retirement; RSES awards Certificate Member status to five members; MCAA elects three to board of directors.