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Aug. 15, 2014: ACCA Announces 2014 Safety Excellence Award Winners

Award Recognizes Contractor Members with the Best Safety Record and Program for 2013
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ACCA has announced the winners of its 2014 Safety Excellence Award. Sponsored by Federated Mutual Insurance Co., the award honors HVAC contractors who are dedicated to safe workplaces.


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Aug. 15, 2014: UA, College Sign 15-Year Contract Extension for Instructor Training Program

Training Program Is Also Celebrating Its 25th Anniversary on WCC Campus
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The United Association of Plumbers, Pipefitters, Sprinkler Fitters, Welders and HVAC Technicians (UA) and Washtenaw Community College (WCC) announced the signing of a 15-year contract extension for UA’s Instructor Training Program (ITP) during a ceremony on the WCC campus.


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Aug. 14, 2014: Hartzell Air Movement Announces New Sales Rep for Arizona and New Mexico

Climatec Will Sell Hartzell Industrial Fans with Its Other Complementary Products
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Hartzell Air Movement has announced that Climatec Engineered HVAC Solutions is the company’s new manufacturer’s sales rep for Arizona, New Mexico, and El Paso, Texas. It will now sell Hartzell industrial fans with its other complementary products.


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Aug. 14, 2014: Polar Leasing Appoints Sales Rep, Announces Sales Territory Restructuring

Company Provides Freezer, Refrigerator, and Refrigerated Trailer Rentals
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Polar Leasing Co. Inc., which specializes in freezer and refrigerator rentals, announced that Michael Hughes has been appointed to the position of sales representative. In addition, Polar Leasing has also reorganized some of its sales territories.


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Aug. 14, 2014: CES Group Announces Strategic Alliance with CoolIT Systems

Eaton-Williams Data Center Cooling Solutions to be Main Focus of the Collaboration
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CES Group LLC, a subsidiary of Nortek Inc. and a leading manufacturer of custom and engineered HVAC solutions, has announced the signing of a global OEM and distribution agreement with CoolIT Systems Inc., which supplies liquid cooling technologies to the IT market.


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Aug. 13, 2014: ecobee Appoints Osama Arafat as Co-CEO

Company Prepares for Growth and Introduction of a New Smart Thermostat Product
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ecobee, manufacturer of Wi-Fi enabled smart thermostats, announced that Osama Arafat has joined the company as co-chief executive officer. As co-CEO, Arafat will be responsible for leading the product strategy, engineering, and customer care teams and will co-lead the organization with Stuart Lombard.


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Aug. 13, 2014: ABM to Reduce Energy, Operating Costs by $19 Million for Colquitt Schools

Upgrades Include Replacing HVAC Equipment and Installing Centralized Building Controls with Remote Capabilities
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ABM, a leading provider of facility solutions, announced its ABM Building Solutions business has been selected by Colquitt County Schools, Moultrie, Georgia, to provide energy efficiency upgrades and facility enhancements to all 14 schools in the county through ABM’s Bundled Energy Solutions program.


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Aug. 13, 2014: MCAA Releases Electric Arc Welding Safety Video

Training Video Illustrates the Importance of Following Safe Work Practices
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The Mechanical Contractors Association of America (MCAA) has released “Avoid the Path: Electric Arc Welding Safety,” a new video that educates workers on safe work practices to help prevent electric shock, burns, eye injuries, respiratory and other health problems, and jobsite fires.


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Aug. 13, 2014: Home Automation App Offers Support for Nest Thermostat

Enables Users to Quickly Set Up Automated Actions for the Home
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Revolv Inc., a home automation app developed to unify control of smart home devices from a single app, has announced its new support for Android and official integration with the Nest Learning Thermostat™. In addition, the company released an updated version of its iOS app.


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Aug. 12, 2014: EPA Announces Fifth Annual Energy Star Battle of the Buildings

Team Challenge Features Building Teams That Will Work Together to Reduce Their Collective Energy Use
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The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has launched the 2014 Energy Star Battle of the Buildings: Team Challenge. More than 5,500 buildings nationwide are competing to reduce their energy use. The competition specifically targets energy waste in commercial buildings.


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