A horizontal rotary compressor and low-profile condensing unit for supermarket applications has been introduced by Tecumseh Products Co. The company said the compact refrigeration components were developed to meet the needs of store designers and operating personnel.
VERN HELLENBRAND MADISON, WI — Vern Hellenbrand, chairman of the board and past president/ceo of Research Products Corp., passed away April 29, 2002.Mr. Hellenbrand’s vision and leadership resulted in the
It didn’t take long for Joseph Lstiburek, Ph.D., P.Eng, of Building Sciences Corp., Westford, MA, to get attendees of the Healthy Indoor Environments (HIE) 2002 Conference into the spirit of his discussion on construction defects.
You've completed repairs and even sold a service agreement. But that evening, the customer's husband comes home from work and calls the office demanding to know what you sold his wife and wanting to cancel the service agreement. How can this situation be avoided?
A familiar topic in hvacr — remanufacturing — has received a boost from an author who calls it “America’s secret weapon.” The author profiles a compressor company, citing it as an example of correct remanufacturing procedures.
Two compressor concerns today deal with energy conservation and chemical contamination. With that in mind, Marcel Lamoureux, a retired engineer from AT&T’s Air Conditioning Division, said he has come up with what he believes to be an innovative compressor design “resulting from my more than 40 years’ experience in refrigeration and air conditioning.”
The wait is over. The Department of Energy (DOE) has set the new standard for central air conditioners and heat pumps at 12 SEER. Three states — Connecticut, New York, and Vermont — have filed a challenge in federal court to keep the standard at 13 SEER.