Rheem and Ruud Air Conditioning picked the prestigious Broadmoor Resort in Colorado Springs for a gathering of top-performing Rheem and Ruud distributors in June which the company calls Premier Performers. Eight distributor organizations were singled out for their performance in 2009.
Winners in five divisions claimed their Knowledge@Noon awards during BlueVolt’s A-D North American Meetings. In the plumbing; pipes, valves, and fittings (PVF); and HVAC divisions, the winning distributor was Murray Supply.
Members of Heating, Airconditioning & Refrigeration Distributors International (HARDI) in Connecticut are stepping up efforts to collect mercury thermostats through a partnership with the Product Stewardship Institute. The goal is to collect more than 500 mercury thermostats in the Bridgeport area.
Dakota Supply Group partnered with Hallowell International and is now providing homeowners and businesses throughout the Dakotas, Minnesota, Wisconsin, and northwest Iowa access to the manufacturer’s Acadia: Combined Heating and Cooling System.
More than 250 customers attended the grand opening of Johnstone Supply’s Knoxville, Tenn., location. The 30,000-square-foot facility features a technician information center for contractors and stocks over 5,000 products.