March 22, 2010
The University of Iowa has selected Rockwell Automation to help optimize energy consumption across its 1,900-acre campus. The Rockwell Software solution will assist university staff in determining optimal production levels for the campus’s steam, chilled water, and electricity generation.
March 15, 2010
Uponor has announced the opening of its newly remodeled and expanded Uponor Factory Training Center. Located next to the corporate headquarters in Apple Valley, Minn., it is an 11,000-square-foot facility dedicated to educating professionals in the radiant heating, plumbing, and fire sprinkler industries.
February 22, 2010
The Sheet Metal and Air Conditioning Contractors’ National Association of Chicago (SMACNA Chicago) will hold its 2010 Trade Show from 1 to 9 p.m., Tuesday, March 30, at Drury Lane, Oakbrook Terrace, Ill., with a focus on building information modeling (BIM) and sustainable technology.
January 18, 2010
Hallowell International has announced a new distribution partnership with Dakota Supply Group. The company will supply Hallowell’s Acadia: Combined Heating and Cooling System to homeowners and businesses throughout North Dakota, South Dakota, Minnesota, Wisconsin, and northwest Iowa.
December 14, 2009
Indie Energy Systems Co. LLC announced that it has been awarded funding by the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) for the continued development of the company’s smart geothermal technologies for commercial and public buildings.
November 23, 2009
ICOR International Inc. has announced the launch of a new blog site called HVAC Country (www.hvaccountry.com). The site allows users to discuss topics related to the HVACR industry, including climate change legislation and the HFC phaseout.
November 2, 2009
Richard Northrup, executive vice president of the Michigan Chapter–Sheet Metal and Air Conditioning Contractors’ National Association (SMACNA) in Haslett, Mich., received the Petersen-Dunn Award for Chapter Executive of the Year at SMACNA’s 66th annual convention.
October 26, 2009
Tencarva Machinery Co. moved up to 57th from 59th in Business North Carolina’s 2009 “North Carolina 100” ranking of the largest privately owned companies headquartered in the state.
October 19, 2009
Wilo USA announced that it has hired two new district sales managers to keep pace with the demand for its pump technology, including the “Smart Pumps” Stratos and Stratos-ECO circulators.
October 12, 2009
Tom Homan, president of Allied Supply Co., has announced the opening of a new downtown Cincinnati location at 707 Carr St. The new HVACR wholesale distribution facility is set to begin operating on Oct. 12, with a grand opening event set for Oct. 29.