Due to a recent fire at the Johns Manville (JM) plant in Defiance, Ohio, there is a limited supply of Micro-Lok® Pipe Insulation that has caused JM to end production of preformed, round air duct products.
The board of directors of the Air-Conditioning and Refrigeration Institute (ARI) approved changes to the Ammonia Refrigeration Compressor Units Product Section and the Indoor Pool Dehumidifiers Section.
The Air Conditioning Contractors of America (ACCA) hosted the first meeting of the association’s executive committee, past chairmen, and manufacturer partners at a Leadership Forum held May 16-17 in Bar Harbor, Maine.
The Sheet Metal and Air Conditioning Contractors’ National Association (SMACNA) will offer two educational sessions addressing protection from mold litigation and solutions for mold prevention during its 60th annual convention.
The Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC) announced its support of Rep. Marsha Blackburn’s (R-Tenn.) introduction of legislation on June 2 to allow entry-level “helpers” on federal construction projects that require employers to pay prevailing wages under the Davis-Bacon Act.
The management of Hilton Hawaiian Village has postponed the reopening of Kalia Tower, which was closed down completely at the height of tourist season last year after the discovery of mold throughout its guestrooms.
Edward C. Sullivan, president of the Building and Construction Trades Department – AFL-CIO, is leading a charge to defeat H.R. 1119, the Family Time Flexibility Act, also known as the “Comp Time” Bill.
Distributors of Luxaire® Heating and Air Conditioning products will sponsor events benefiting their local Make-A-Wish Foundation® chapters during Minor League Baseball games this summer, as part of Luxiare’s 2003 co-marketing program.