The third annual “Home Performance Strategies – New York 2002 Conference” will be held May 20-21, 2002, at the Wyndham Syracuse Hotel in East Syracuse, NY. The conference highlights energy-efficient technologies, as well as sustainable design and affordable housing.
The Sheet Metal and Air Conditioning Contractors’ National Association (SMACNA) presented James Asbury of Bell Products Inc. (Napa, CA) with the organization’s Legislative Contractor of the Year Award during its recent annual legislative awards dinner.
The Plumbing-Heating-Cooling Contractors — National Association (PHCC) is currently seeking recommendations for a safety and health professional or ergonomics expert to serve on the Occupational Safety & Health Administration (OSHA) Advisory Committee on Ergonomics.
Building Owners and Managers Association (BOMA) International president Sherwood Johnston III met recently with President George W. Bush and other business leaders to discuss the federal government’s role in addressing the unavailability of terrorism insurance coverage, which has been virtually impossible to obtain since the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks.
Parker Hannifin recently unveiled PHconnect, a free online resource that the company says will enable hvacr wholesalers to purchase products, review order status, check product availability, and track shipments.
The total number of injuries sustained as a result of boiler and unfired pressure vessel incidents increased dramatically last year, according to the 2001 National Board Incident Report released by the National Board of Boiler and Pressure Vessel Inspectors.