Articles by Peter Powell

Cubers And Flakers Have A New Friend

February 27, 2002
A new ice machine technology is starting to make an impact.
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A Lesson In Teamwork

February 27, 2002
When an arson fire destroyed the mechanical room of a 25,000-sq-ft supermarket here, the owner had a simple request of the local refrigeration wholesaler and tech people: “Get my store up and running again as soon as possible.”
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Augusta Dealer Scores High

February 23, 2002
An Augusta heating and air conditioning contractor has earned one of the top customer-satisfaction scores in a national quality survey conducted by Trane.
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CMS Mechanical Goes All Out To Retain Techs

February 21, 2002
When contractors attend business seminars, they inevitably attend sessions where presenters offer tips on how to gain, train, and maintain a good workforce. If you go to a number of such seminars, you can come up with a long list of good tips. Or you can just talk to the folks at CMS Mechanical Service Co. of Melbourne, FL, who use dozens of ways to find, hold, and reward technicians.
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Contractor Goes Malling

February 16, 2002
Budget Heating & Cooling, a Lennox dealer, operates a showroom called the Comfort Shoppe at the Governor’s Square Mall.
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Zero Zone Acquires Systematic To Offer Expanded Refrigeration Line

February 11, 2002
Zero Zone Inc., a manufacturer of display cases for frozen foods and refrigerated products, has acquired the assets of Systematic Refrigeration Inc., a manufacturer of parallel racks, mechanical refrigeration housing, and related technology.
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CP&L Offers Repair Program For Appliances

February 9, 2002
CP&L, a subsidiary of Progress Energy, has teamed up with General Electric-Zurich Warranty Management Inc. to offer its Appliance Service Plus program.
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Refrigeration Technology On Display At AHR Expo

February 6, 2002
The diversity of technologies that make up the refrigeration sector was apparent at the 2002 International Air-Conditioning, Heating, Refrigerating Exposition (AHR Expo). Here is a sampling.
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Service Hotline: 02/11/2002

February 6, 2002
Service Hotline
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AHR Expo’s Limited Look At Ice Has European Flavor

February 6, 2002
Ice-making technology had a far more limited presence at the 2002 International Air-Conditioning, Heating, Refrigerating Exposition (AHR Expo) than at trade shows sponsored by FMI, NRA, and IKK. But there was a certain European flair in Atlantic City at the booth of at least a couple of exhibitors in the sector.
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