A dollar-for-dollar investment match from EGIA is at the heart of the program
December 28, 2016
The Electric & Gas Industries Association (EGIA), a nationwide nonprofit organization dedicated to contractors’ success and the advancement of high-efficiency products and renewable energy, has officially launched a new educational program for contracting businesses called EGIA Contractor University. With a unique dollar-for-dollar education investment match from EGIA, a comprehensive blend of online and in-person educational programs and exclusive access to the contracting industry’s educators, EGIA Contractor University provides a fresh approach to the way ongoing education is being provided to contractors nationwide.
The partnership takes advantage of the strengths of both companies
December 28, 2016
DMG North Inc. announced that they will be the exclusive representative of AAON Inc. throughout northern California beginning Jan. 1, 2017. The Bay Area and Sacramento sales offices are the latest locations to support the product line in addition to the Los Angeles, San Diego, Santa Barbara, and Central Valley (Fresno area) offices.
MISTRAS announced the acquisition of Condenser & Chiller Services Inc. (CCS). CCS is a nondestructive testing (NDT) inspection and complete heat exchanger service provider for commercial and industrial cooling and air conditioning applications. CCS subsidiary, California Finned Tube Company (Cal-Fin), a manufacturer and vendor of heat exchanger tubes, was included as part of the acquisition.
Providing quality training required for success in the HVACR industry
December 27, 2016
Programmatic accreditation is an independent third party review of an educational program. The process validates that that established standards of excellence for HVACR educational programs are met. These standards are designed to assure that our future workforce receives the quality of training required to provide the skills necessary for success in the HVACR industry.
Alliance offers building contractors easy, affordable tools and training
December 26, 2016
Aeroseal and the nonprofit, Electric & Gas Industries Association (EGIA), announced a partnership that will provide building contractors with easy access to tools and business training essential for business success.
WaterFurnace International Inc., a manufacturer of geothermal and water source heat pumps, has named John C. Thomas president and chief executive officer. Thomas takes over from Fred Andriano, who served as interim CEO. Andriano will continue his financial roles within NIBE and WaterFurnace.
Rising demand from Asia-Pacific to drive evolution
December 23, 2016
The overall value of the global HVAC equipment market was at $91.3 billion in 2013, according to a report by Transparency Market Research. Rising at a positive compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 6.2 percent between 2014 and 2022, the market is anticipated to reach $155.1 billion by the end of the forecast period.
The merger will strengthen competitiveness in Mitsubishi Electric’s HVAC business
December 23, 2016
Mitsubishi Electric Corp. announced that Climaveneta S.p.A. and RC Group S.p.A., which are wholly owned subsidiaries of MELCO Hydronics & IT Cooling S.p.A., will merge and begin doing business as Mitsubishi Electric Hydronics & IT Cooling Systems S.p.A. on Jan. 1, 2017.
The global intelligent pump market is expected to grow from an estimated $613.7 million in 2016 to $880 million by 2021, registering a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 7.5 percent from 2016 to 2021, according to a report by MarketsandMarkets.
Based on survey results, most respondents expect their sales to grow in the coming year
December 22, 2016
According to an AHR Expo and ASHRAE Journal survey sent to more than 1,400 HVACR manufacturers worldwide, there is growing optimism for improving economic prospects in 2017. Based on survey results, 86 percent of the respondents expect their sales to grow in the coming year.