It is no secret the HVACR industry is an older crowd. However, young talent needs to be coming through the ranks in order to secure a positive future. The NEWS wanted to highlight the industry's young talent with a list of the top 40 HVAC professionals under 40 years of age.
While there are still misperceptions that deter some in the small-building market from investing in building management systems (BMS), many expect small-building owners and operators to continue to invest in BMS.
If one is stuck wondering how to get more out of employees and seeking ways to motivate them to step up and work hard while they’re at work, start by getting to know them better and learning what their real Why is.
The Brambles officially converted into Aire Serv of Bull Run in 2009. Before converting, they were earning about $100,000 in revenue. During its first year as an Aire Serve franchise, the company increased sales by 400 percent to $460,000.
In case contractors thought differently, potential customers do visit their About Us pages. In fact, it’s usually one of the 10 most visited pages on a contracting website. The About Us page is the best place to talk about years of experience, certifications, awards, and things like company values.
The growing importance of the cold chain was highlighted in June as the Global Cold Chain Alliance (GCCA) for the first time held its expo as a separate entity co-located with the Food Marketing Institute’s (FMI’s) Connect Expo and the United Fresh show.
Energy efficiency is driving innovation in policies, practices, and technologies and is becoming much more significant to our economy, noted speakers at the 2016 Energy Efficiency Forum, held June 23 at the National Press Club in Washington, District of Columbia, cosponsored by Johnson Controls Inc. and the U.S. Energy Association.
A new credential — the Energy Management Professional (EMP) certification from Energy Management Association (EMA) — is training individuals to balance the goals of energy conservation and building performance, which, according to Andrew Heitman of Building Energy Sciences LLC, Pensacola, Florida, keeps customers happy.
More and more homeowners are gravitating toward the control and convenience offered by new thermostats, which are designed to make managing energy easier than ever before. But, despite all the bells and whistles, consumers are most often looking for simple solutions because their time is valuable — and most don’t want to spend a lot of time tracking their energy use.
Small and medium commercial buildings represent the majority of buildings worldwide
August 22, 2016
Small and medium commercial buildings (SMCBs) — up to 100,000 square feet — have not seen the same penetration of energy-efficiency technologies as larger facilities due to lower expenditures on energy management, lack of customer education, perceived high risk of retrofit financing, and split incentives between the building owner and tenant, noted Navigant Research.
Company will provide cooling and heating systems from Mitsubishi Electric US Inc. Cooling & Heating Division
August 22, 2016
Peirce-Phelps, an HVAC distributor in the U.S. supporting both commercial and residential customers, announced a partnership with Habitat for Humanity® Philadelphia. Peirce-Phelps is providing cooling and heating systems from Mitsubishi Electric US Inc.
The combination of technologies incorporated into this product work to create a low-pressure-loss, pure-carbon-infused bed. Combining titanium dioxide, silver, copper, and zinc into this proprietary dual catalyst bed traps and reduces common indoor air pollutants.
This product exploits the latest advancements in polymer humidity sensing technology and compact electronic circuitry. It continuously measures up to four measurement parameters using a single intelligent sensor tip, including relative humidity, calculated dew point, temperature, and either absolute or barometric pressure.
This is a compact, lead-free domestic water thermostatic valve designed to deliver stable, mixed-water temperatures for faucets or any point-of-use installation wherever an ASSE 1070 safety valve is required.
These pliers feature a lock that opens at the touch of a button and rotatable tips that grip hose clamps in all positions. The pliers can be used on a variety of clamps up to 2.75 inches in diameter and offer leverage to allow clamps to be opened and moved without exerting great effort.