Articles by Angela D. Harris

Construction Finds Recovery Slow

Signed into law on Feb. 17, the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA) promised new money and shovel-ready projects to stimulate America’s infrastructure and bailout - among others - the ailing construction industry. Six months later, how is the construction industry faring?
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Northwest Heat Wave Creates A/C Demand

With temperatures surpassing 100°F in the Pacific Northwest, residents and contractors are scrambling to stay cool. Residents usually don’t have a need for a/c and so they don’t have regular maintenance or don’t have an a/c unit at all. With the extreme weather, finding, repairing, and installing equipment is proving difficult.
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Honeywell Conference Promotes New Thinking

The seventh annual Honeywell Users Group (HUG) Symposium brought more than 160 attendants together to “Discover the Power” of innovation, best-practice sharing, and networking. Organized by a steering committee of Honeywell customers, the symposium emphasized energy management, sustainability, green technologies, and IT innovations.
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Distributors Discuss Refrigerants, Warranties

Extended warranties, equipment costs, and the R-22 phaseout all present distributors with puzzles to solve in 2009 and the coming years. Each region and distributor faces these challenges uniquely, but the standard goals are survival and growth. Lyon Conklin & Co. and Munch’s Supply Co. both know what it means to survive and grow during industry changes.
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Economic Trials Spur Service Excellence

“Each customer of The Habegger Corporation is unique, and we strive to understand and address their personal needs.” Those are the words of Mike Branson, director of marketing for Habegger, an HVAC wholesale distributor headquartered in Cincinnati, and serving markets in Ohio, Indiana, Kentucky, Illinois, and Iowa.
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