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.
October 5, 2009
DTE Energy has announced that it will hold a series of free energy efficiency seminars around the Detroit metro area to help small and medium-size businesses learn practical ways to reduce their energy costs.
September 21, 2009
The Fredericktown R-I School District in Fredericktown, Mo., is implementing $3.4 million in facility enhancements designed to improve operations, comfort, and efficiency in its high school building. The work will be completed as a performance contract and it is estimated it will reduce utility costs by $30,000 annually.
August 10, 2009
Underwriters Laboratories (UL), which provides independent product safety certifications for manufacturers worldwide, has conducted a Data Acceptance Program (DAP) audit at Regal Beloit’s Fort Wayne, Ind., Development Lab facility and has granted the laboratory Client Test Data Program (CTDP) certification.
July 27, 2009
In response to significant growth in the Illinois market, mechanical contractor Murphy Company announced that it has opened a new office in Fairview Heights, Ill. Tom Hegger, vice president of the Quick Response Group, heads the new office.
July 6, 2009
Hudson Technologies Inc. opened a new 60,000-square-foot warehouse and reclamation facility in Champaign, Ill. The new facility complements Hudson’s existing 50,000-square-foot facility and will increase the company’s production capacity and processing efficiency for the reclamation of refrigerants.
June 29, 2009
Worthington Industries Inc. announced that it has purchased the assets related to the business of Piper Metal Forming Corp., U.S. Respiratory Inc., and Pacific Cylinders Inc. These assets will be included in Worthington’s Pressure Cylinders business segment.