With the weather heating up, Champion AC reports that it has seen a dramatic boost in consumer interest in ductless air conditioning systems. Champion AC has installed approximately 75 single- and multi-zone ductless air conditioning units in south Texas.
The Refrigeration Service Engineers Society (RSES) has announced the names of members who have recently been awarded RSES Certificate Member (CM) status, including one from Florida — Scot Olah of the Southwest Florida Chapter, Fort Myers, Fla.
Comfort Supply LLC, a Nashville, Tenn.-based HVAC wholesaler, announced that the company has partnered with Daikin AC (Americas) Inc. to begin distribution of Daikin’s heating and cooling systems in middle and east Tennessee.
HVAC Inc., one of the South’s largest specialty mechanical contracting firms, has been named 2011 Subcontractor of the Year by the Tri-Cities Branch of the Associated General Contractors of America (AGC).
Representatives from Brady, a North Carolina building solutions provider, and the American Society of Heating, Refrigerating, and Air-Conditioning Engineers (ASHRAE) honored the North Carolina Museum of Art (NCMA) with the ASHRAE Technology award.
ClimaCool Corp., a leader in modular chiller manufacturing, has moved to a new facility, consolidating its operations. The 75,000-square-foot manufacturing facility includes a test stand for AHRI certification/performance testing, new production equipment, a training facility, and administrative offices.
Jasper Air, a division of Jasper Contractors Inc, has announced new openings in Baton Rouge and New Orleans, bringing 50 jobs to the state of Louisiana. In early 2011, the heating and cooling division launched in Phoenix and eventually plans to expand throughout the United States.
Berkeys Air Conditioning and Plumbing of Southlake, Texas, has announced a partnership with Abacus Plumbing of Houston as part of a management recapitalization and growth equity investment. Berkeys investors, Alpine Investors and Skylight Capital helped finance the investment and partnership.
Brady, an HVAC company that services commercial and industrial facilities throughout North Carolina, has made a number of announcements, including the opening of a 6,000-square-foot parts center in Durham, N.C.