The Secrets Of Air Jets In Airplanes

March 16, 2002
You are sitting in a wide-body aircraft on a hot, humid afternoon at Miami International Airport. You are shoulder to shoulder with a couple hundred people and the doors of the plane are open as the ground crew loads up the soft drinks and peanuts for the flight. Even though the plane is on time, you know it may be a while before takeoff. Fortunately, that little nozzle above your head is blasting out cold air.
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Kansas Contractor Elected To MCAA Executive Position

March 16, 2002
The Mechanical Contractors of America (MCAA) elected Michael W. Grossman as vice president and assistant treasurer during the association’s 113th convention in Boca Raton, FL recently.
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Dallas Contractor Wins Carrier Distinguished Dealer Award

March 10, 2002
Dring Air Conditioning & Heating, a Dallas business founded in 1953, recently received the highest business honor bestowed by the Carrier Corp. on hvac dealerships — the Carrier Distinguished Dealer (CDD) Award.
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Setting Goals, Having Meetings Important to Contractor Success

March 10, 2002
Just how important are setting goals and having planning meetings to the success of your company? Mike Allen and Paul Wisdom, partners in Allen’s Air Care, a heating and cooling dealer in Smyrna, TN, say they believe goals and meetings are extremely important.
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Two Texas Contractors Among Nine Blue Dot Acquisitions

March 2, 2002
Two Houston-area hvacr contractors are among nine U.S. contractors who were recently acquired by Blue Dot Services Inc. of Sunrise, FL.
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Atlanta Contractor Garners Safety Award From MCAA

March 1, 2002
A contractor from Atlanta was among those honored for its attention to safety by the Mechanical Contractors Association of America (MCAA).
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A/C Contractor Caters To The French Quarter

February 23, 2002
Ronnie Robert is a lifer. He started working for his dad's refrigeration business when he was 12 years old. Back then, Robert Refrigeration Service Inc., which he now owns jointly with his brother Kenny, was owned by his father, Johnny.
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Augusta Dealer Scores High

February 23, 2002
An Augusta heating and air conditioning contractor has earned one of the top customer-satisfaction scores in a national quality survey conducted by Trane.
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Carrier’s Puron-Based Units Selected for Alabama Community

February 16, 2002
Developers of homes in Mt. Laurel, a town 20 miles south of Birmingham, AL, have selected Carrier’s Puron-based units for their community. The project will involve approximately 700 homes.
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Contractor Goes Malling

February 16, 2002
Budget Heating & Cooling, a Lennox dealer, operates a showroom called the Comfort Shoppe at the Governor’s Square Mall.
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