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Kinetics Southwest Winner Of MCAA’s Management Award

March 2, 2002
Kinetics Southwest captured the E. Robert Kent Award for Management Innovation, announced the Mechanical Contractors Association of America (MCAA) at its sixth annual Awards of Excellence program, held recently at MCAA’s 113th annual convention at the Boca Raton Resort & Club in Boca Raton, FL.
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Crosby Elected To MCAA Board Of Directors

March 2, 2002
The Mechanical Contractors Association of America, Inc. (MCAA) elected Kathryn Crosby to its Board of Directors during the association’s 113th annual convention, held recently at the Boca Raton Resort & Club in Boca Raton, FL.
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Alliance To Hold Task Force Meeting In Silicon Valley

February 23, 2002
To help state and local jurisdictions and the nation’s construction industry to more effectively compete in the global economy, the Technology Task Force of the National Alliance for Building Regulatory Reform in the Digital Age will visit San Jose, CA in March to study the region’s highly successful efforts to streamline its building regulatory processes using information technology.
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Mold To Keep Students Away Until March

February 16, 2002
Mold problems at Pahrump Valley High School will keep students in temporary classrooms until late March.
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Omaha Distributor Tops NATE List

February 9, 2002
NATE recently analyzed testing activity in 2001 and found that John Siegerson of O’Connor Company, a distributor in Omaha, tops the list of the most exam sales. Siegerson attributes the sales to the company’s joint effort with the Nebraska public utilities to foster technician excellence.
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New Wireless, Internet System Provides Contractor Needed Help

February 9, 2002
When you service mission-critical organizations, time is of the essence. Just ask Bryan Gilbert, vice president and general manager at Process Heating and Cooling. “Every second the operation is down could potentially cost them thousands of dollars. They want information and they want it fast.”
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University Puts Emphasis On Low-Temperature, Chilled-Water Delivery

February 1, 2002
Improvements in energy consumption in the chilled-water plant at the University of Arizona were significant enough in recent years that the electric utility felt they should check their metering equipment.
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Working Together Solves Problem At Linton Tower Building

January 26, 2002
“Those old multizone systems were state-of-the-art 30 years ago,” said Dale Moody, a Climate Engineering mechanical technician. “But technology and time have passed them by, so they’re expensive to operate and maintain today.”
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Dealer Says First Impressions Are Important

January 18, 2002
First impressions are important, according to Ray Spreitzer of R&D Refrigeration. He says when service technicians arrive in a nice truck in clean uniforms, customers perceive them to be more professional.
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Montana Power Company Reaches Deal

January 12, 2002
Recently, a settlement was reached involving the sale of Montana Power’s sale of its energy businesses.
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