Kloster comes to The Whalen Co. with over three decades in the HVAC industry
January 11, 2017
The Whalen Co. announced the hiring of Dennis Kloster to the role of vice president of operations. In his new role, Kloster will be optimizing the existing manufacturing operations and working with Tony Landers, vice president of sales and marketing, to streamline the internal processes from the initial sale to shipping.
Meier Supply Company is a wholesale distributor of HVACR products
January 10, 2017
Meier Supply Company President, Frank Meier, recently accepted two top awards from Emerson Climate Technologies. Alan Byers, regional sales manager, presented the Peak Performance and Signature awards at the corporate offices in Conklin, New York.
A new duct sizing calculator from ASHRAE and the Air Distribution Institute (ADI) allows HVAC air distribution system designers to more accurately size ducts, especially flex ducts under varying amounts of compression, based on research results.
The new rule has no justification or benefits, according to Brady
January 9, 2017
Ed Brady, chairman of the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) and a home builder and developer from Bloomington, Illinois, issued a statement on the legal challenge filed by NAHB and several other industry groups against the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) and the Department of Labor.
The general manager position is new to Weil-McLain
January 6, 2017
Weil-McLain®, a designer and manufacturer of hydronic comfort heating systems for residential, commercial, and institutional buildings, has named Stefan Brosick as vice president and general manager, based at the company’s Burr Ridge, Illinois location.
It's a marriage between smart devices and home comfort, convenience, and security
January 6, 2017
Continuing its long-standing commitment to create the most versatile and interoperable smart thermostat available, Carrier® announced its Côr™ thermostat is now compatible with the Apple HomeKit. The collaboration between Carrier and Apple provides homeowners a seamless experience in managing their home's climate controls and comfort.
Continued company growth and market adoption has led to expansion
January 5, 2017
75F, the predictive analytics cloud-based software company that optimizes HVAC systems, announced a 500 percent year-over-year sales growth in 2016. Major gains are attributed to expanding into new construction office and warehouse projects, as well as installations with national retailers and restaurant franchisees.
VandeWiel was previously president and chief operating officer.
January 5, 2017
Taco Comfort Solutions’ chairman and owner, John Hazen White, Jr., has announced the promotion of Wil VandeWiel to Chief Executive Officer of the 96-year old privately-held company. VandeWiel, who joined Taco in December 2014, was previously president and chief operating officer.
The market is projected to expand at a 3.2 percent CAGR
January 4, 2017
Future Market Insights (FMI) delivers key insights on the commercial refrigeration systems market in its latest report. According to the report, the U.S. commercial refrigeration systems market is projected to expand at a healthy compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 3.2 percent in terms of value over the forecast period.