August 1, 2011
The contracting company Brady has added two staff positions to its Raleigh, N.C., office. Sabrina Ramm has joined as project administrator. Josh Chayer has joined as a service technician.
July 18, 2011
Ellis Air Conditioning and Heating recently took on the task of redesigning the air conditioning and airflow system at Texas de Brazil, a busy and hot downtown Churrascaria. Known for delicious meats of all kinds, Texas de Brazil Steakhouse roasts all day over open fires. While the slow roasting makes delicious meat, it also creates a hot interior.
July 11, 2011
McQuay International has announced the opening of a company-owned Daikin McQuay sales, service, and parts office in South Florida. According to a statement issued by the manufacturer, “The move helps the company foster a direct customer relationship to expand business in the South Florida market.”
June 20, 2011
CPS Energy is role-modeling the energy-conserving choices it encourages customers to make - and helping customers benefit as a result. Turning to HTS Texas to assist in making HVAC upgrades, CPS Energy is doing its part to help conserve 771 megawatts of power by 2020 and is offering customers rebates for helping them achieve this goal.
June 6, 2011
Laredo Community College has been granted a six year accreditation of its HVACR program by HVAC Excellence. The school completed a self-study evaluation of its program; HVAC Excellence then validated the self-study through an intense review of the program.
May 30, 2011
In the southern part of Louisiana, flooding has taken its toll in many different ways. One unexpected turn of events is the cancellation of numerous blood drives by United Blood Services. This has caused the supply for the Acadiana Region to drop to a dangerously low level. Because of this, Dave Broussard A/C & Heating has scheduled a blood drive for the Lafayette, La., area on June 1 from 7:30 a.m. until 11:30 a.m.
May 23, 2011
One of the Coastal Bend’s leading HVAC companies, Wendland Air Conditioning & Heating, announced that it will become Wendland One Hour Air Conditioning & Heating. Wendland One Hour is currently hiring technicians, installers, and comfort advisors at its 901 Austin Street, Portland, Texas location.
May 9, 2011
Carrier Corp. presented its Territory Manager (TM) of the Year Award to Greg Chassey of Carrier Enterprise South Florida. A new award this year, it is presented to a distributor territory manager who excels in achieving incremental and new dealer sales growth during the past year.
April 18, 2011
A member of the Refrigeration Service Engineers Society (RSES) from Fort Worth, Texas, has been awarded Certificate Member (CM) status. He is Jim Malone, a member of the Cowtown Chapter.
April 4, 2011
Rapid Recovery, a nationwide refrigerant recovery company, announced the opening of its Nashville, Tenn., franchise partner. This marked the 22nd location for the provider of refrigerant abatement for the HVACR, demolition, and marine industries.