The Plumbing-Heating Cooling Contractors — National Association (PHCC) has picked the winners of its 2002 International Plumbing Apprenticeship Contest, which took place at the National Trade Centre in Toronto, ON, Canada on Nov. 1.
The Air Conditioning Contractors of America (ACCA) is currently accepting nominations for its 2003 Excellence in Contracting Awards. According to the association, the awards are presented to HVACR contractors for their performance and service.
According to PoolPak, the company is aggressively pursuing the international marketplace to broaden its foothold in Canada, the Far East, Mideast, and South America to increase its opportunity for growth.
According to the Air-Conditioning and Refrigeration Institute (ARI), combined U.S. factory shipments of 452,751 central air conditioners and air-source heat pumps for September were up 10% compared to shipments from the same month last year.
Expressing strong support for S. 2239, the “FHA Downpayment Simplification Act of 2002,” the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) said that passage of the legislation by the Senate will help to increase the availability of affordable housing and expand rental housing and homeownership opportunities across the country.