First published in 2007 as a guide to assist HVAC contractors, designers, and owners
August 18, 2016
In an effort to help contractors prepare more accurate and competitive bids, the Sheet Metal and Air Conditioning Contractors’ National Association’s (SMACNA’s) HVAC Contractors Council Steering Committee has released the newly revised HVAC Bid Specification Reference Manual.
June winner was GM Mechanical Contractors from Somers Point, New Jersey
July 13, 2016
HVACR distributor, R.E. Michel Co. Inc., and Honeywell are sponsoring a three-month promotion in June, July, and August. Contractors have the chance to win an all-expenses-paid trip for two to the Professional Bull Riders Finals in Las Vegas.
It is expected to close on two acquisitions shortly
June 28, 2016
Sitestar Corp. has announced the creation of the HVAC Value Fund LLC along with JNJ Investments. Sitestar has committed an initial $1 million investment to the HVAC Value Fund for the purpose of acquiring and managing HVAC companies in Arizona and throughout the Southwest.
Peyton Manning, others talk leadership at conference for mechanical contractors
May 16, 2016
In addition to Peyton Manning, MCAA once again had an impressive list of major session speakers. These included former basketball player Shaquille O’Neal and Navy Seal Rob O’Neill. Attendees also were entertained by Andy Grammer and Sheryl Crow during evening events.
Award presented during association’s 2016 Spring Trade Show & Educational Expo
May 9, 2016
The Southeast Michigan Air Conditioning Contractors Association has announced the first ever recipient of the Clifford McCourt Lifetime Achievement Award. Edward Bartram, owner of Diversified Heating & Cooling Inc., Farmington Hills, Michigan, was presented the award.
Foundation helps people in the trades who are living with life altering injuries
April 8, 2016
Service software leader ServiceTitan has announced two April 2016 promotions to benefit the Joseph Groh Foundation. The foundation is a nonprofit organization whose mission is to provide financial support to those connected with the construction trades, including HVAC, who are living with life altering injuries.
Three dealers recognized for customer service, community support, and brand loyalty
April 1, 2016
Carrier announced the latest dealers to be inducted into its Dealer Hall of Fame at the 2016 Carrier Factory Authorized Dealer conference in Huntington Beach, California. The honor recognizes dealers who adhere to the highest standards in customer service and loyalty to the Carrier brand.
HVAC industry professionals converged March 10-13 in Charlotte, North Carolina, for the return of the ACCA 2016 conference and IE3 Expo: The Indoor Environment & Energy Expo. The combined events drew more than 1,500 people from all over the country.