Articles by Angela D. Harris

RSES Meeting Invades the Alamo

September 3, 2007
Combatants spent 13 days in 1836 battling at the Alamo. The Refrigeration Service Engineers Society’s (RSES’s) 70th Annual Conference attendees will spend three days exploring the Alamo and determining some of the more effective troubleshooting techniques in refrigeration.
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SMACNA Convention Takes Vegas Stage

July 30, 2007
Elvis, Wayne Newton, and the Sheet Metal and Air Conditioning Contractors’ National Association (SMACNA) will all be on stage this fall in Las Vegas. SMACNA’s 64th Annual Convention and Product Show, Oct. 21-25, will be held at the Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino and at The Hotel, Las Vegas.
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Mobile Resource Management Saves Contractors

July 30, 2007
Today’s contractors know that knowledge is power. It is the power to increase profits, maintain employee relationships, and expand businesses. With the proper tool, contractors can process the raw and unfiltered information that yields this power, and use it to efficiently manage their fleet of service and installation vehicles.
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Products Go Hot and Cold

July 16, 2007
Cooling things down and heating them up isn’t a problem for the winners in The NEWS’ fourth annual Dealer Design Awards’ HVAC Light Commercial Equipment category. Flexibility and easy maintenance highlight the themes manufacturers exemplified as they competed for top honors.
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IAQ Products Awarded

July 16, 2007
The air people breathe is no longer taken for granted as environmentalists and doctors raise the alarm about contaminants and particulates that cause global and personal harm. In light of these air quality developments, The NEWS’ Dealer Design Awards’ Indoor Air Quality category winners have brought to this competition their best offerings for cleaner, healthier air.
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Controls Unite Multiple Functions

July 16, 2007
Automation is becoming the new standard in convenient and efficient commercial applications. Uniting commercial equipment in one purpose and one goal is what made the products in The NEWS’ fourth annual Dealer Design Awards’ Commercial Controls category winners.
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EZ Trap Wins Gold, Silver

July 16, 2007
An HVAC contractor without components and accessories is like a football player without his gear - it just won’t work. By far the largest category in The NEWS’ fourth annual Dealer Design Awards, Components and Accessories winners fought to earn a place on the pedestal.
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Competition Highlights Hot Features

July 16, 2007
Quiet, dependable service that is easy to install and maintain brought three manufacturers recognition in The NEWS’ fourth annual Dealer Design Awards’ Refrigeration & Ice Machines category.
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Products Benefit Contractors, Homeowners

July 16, 2007
This year, The NEWS’ fourth annual Dealer Design Awards’ HVAC Residential Equipment category winners offer homeowners the potential of achieving their energy savings goals and contractors the ability to sell and service home comfort confidently.
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Tools Save Contractors Time and Money

July 16, 2007
The tools of the HVAC trade can include many different things including training, certification, and marketing. After great deliberation in The NEWS’ fourth annual Dealer Design Awards’ Tools category, judges named the winners who were greatly focused on convenience, accuracy, and reliability.
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