Part of Governor’s ‘Fighting for Florida’s Future’ tour
May 23, 2017
Florida Gov. Rick Scott visited RGF Environmental Group Inc. during his “Fighting for Florida’s Future” tour. A global manufacturer headquartered in Riviera Beach, Florida, RGF has created more than 50 new jobs over the past four years, currently employs more than 130 Floridians, and is actively seeking new hires to fill 25 new work stations.
ClearSign Combustion Corp., a provider of industrial combustion technologies that help to reduce emissions and improve efficiency, announced it has a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with one of China’s largest providers of residential and commercial heating services to run a pilot test with the goal of demonstrating ClearSign’s Duplex technology as a candidate to achieve low emissions levels in the company’s boilers.
Bonner has joined the team as the new vice president of operations
May 22, 2017
Daniel Bonner has joined Goettl Air Conditioning and The Sunny Plumber as vice president of operations. Bonner will be based out of Goettl’s Tempe office and will be responsible for all plumbing and HVAC operations in the markets Goettl and The Sunny Plumber serve including Phoenix; Tucson, Arizona; Las Vegas; and Southern California.
10 Courses to be offered at 2017 annual conference
May 22, 2017
The ASHRAE Learning Institute (ALI) has announced the 10 courses that will be offered during ASHRAE’s 2017 Annual Conference in Long Beach, California. The headlining topic is “Complying with Standard 90.1-2016: HVAC/Mechanical,” which will be held on Tuesday, June 27. This is the first time this specific course has been made available at an ASHRAE conference.
Actor and environmental activist Leonardo DiCaprio joins as investor
May 19, 2017
Bluon Energy announced the addition of new investors and the addition of a board advisor to bolster the company’s awareness and sales. This comes at a time when existing HVACR refrigerants used by the majority of the U.S. and the world are becoming obsolete due to federal regulation and global phaseouts.
The company demonstrates its ongoing commitment to quality
May 18, 2017
Howard Air has been awarded the 2017 Torch Award for Ethics from the Better Business Bureau serving Greater Arizona. This award honors the company's ongoing commitment to fair and honest business practices as one of the most trustworthy HVAC companies in the Phoenix area.
Partners with Harrison Publishing House’s CINX platform
May 18, 2017
The Plumbing-Heating-Cooling Contractors National Association (PHCC) has partnered with Harrison Publishing House’s CINX platform to offer a new cloud-based PHCC Labor Unit Database designed to help contractors streamline the estimating process and prepare accurate bids.
Johnson Controls Inc. recently completed construction on a new $6.7 million screw compressor testing laboratory at its Waynesboro, Pennsylvania, manufacturing plant. The 7,000-square-foot facility is one of the largest, most sophisticated testing laboratories in the screw compressor industry.
Service Leadership, formerly the Service Managers Forum, has been one of ACCA's most popular meetings for the past decade and is returning with a new lineup of learning labs to help veteran and aspiring service leaders reach new levels of success. ACCA worked with service professionals from top contracting companies around the country to create a lineup featuring learning labs that cover topics that service managers in any field service — HVAC, plumbing, and electrical — need to know about to be successful.