ARLINGTON, Va. - The Air Conditioning Contractors of America (ACCA) has announced the winners and members of its 2005 Safety Masters Club, which recognizes contractors for their dedication to safe workplaces.

The Safety Award of Merit is awarded to ACCA contractor member companies in each of five categories. The 2005 winners are:

  • 0 to 15,000 hours: Dial One Aleyden, Des Plaines, Ill.

  • 15,001 to 40,000 hours: Temperature Inc., Memphis, Tenn.

  • 40,001 to 100,000 hours: Energy Management Specialists Inc., Cleveland

  • 100,001 to 200,000 hours: CHC Mechanical Contractors Inc., Cookeville, Tenn.

  • 200,001+ hours: AirCo Ltd., Hurst, Texas

    The following is a complete list of 2005 Safety Masters Club members:

    Accurate Air, Kaufman, Texas; ACS Controls, Sacramento, Calif.; Air Conditioning Specialists Inc., Kailua-Kona, Hawaii; Air Waves Heating & Air, Columbus, S.C.; AirCo Ltd., Hurst, Texas; Airco Service Inc., Tulsa, Okla.; Aircond Corp., Smyrna, Ga.; AirRite Air Conditioning Co. Inc., Fort Worth, Texas; Alaka'i Mechanical Corp., Honolulu; Allendale Heating Co., Allendale, Mich.; ATIGroup, Flushing, Mich.; Bell Plumbing & Heating, Aurora, Colo.; Borinquen Air Conditioning, San Juan, Puerto Rico; BP Air Conditioning Corp., Brooklyn, N.Y.; Busby's Inc., Augusta, Ga.; Buzz Oates Air Conditioning, Sacramento, Calif.; CHC Mechanical Contractors Inc., Cookeville, Tenn.; Clark Inc., Paradise, Pa.; Conditioned Air Inc., Macon, Ga.; Conley Sheet Metal, Waycross, Ga.; Cropp-Metcalfe, Fairfax, Va.; Custom Heating & Air Conditioning, Napa, Calif.; Dial One Aleyden Heating & Air Conditioning, Des Plaines, Ill.; Elliott Air Conditioning, Merkel, Texas; Energy Management Specialists Inc., Cleveland; Finney Refrigeration Inc., Canton, Ohio; Gundlach Sheet Metal Works Inc., Sandusky, Ohio; H.J. Ziegler Heating Co. Inc., Ashtabula, Ohio; High Plains Mechanical, Fort Collins, Colo.; Home Energy Center, Plymouth, Minn.; Innovative Service Solutions, Orlando, Fla.; Isaac Heating & Air Conditioning Inc., Rochester, N.Y.; J.E. Shekell Inc., Evansville, Ind.; John Broussard's A/C & Heating Inc., Houston; Keever Heating & Cooling, New Haven, Mo.; LACO Mechanical, Palatine, Ill.; M.J. Hayward Mechanical/Electrical Services Inc., Lebanon, N.H.; Mark E. Meacham Inc., Charlton, Mass.; Moore's Home Mechanical Services, Kansas City, Mo.; Oregon-Aire Inc., Portland, Ore.; Peaden Air Conditioning, Panama City, Fla.; Quality Service, Ripley, Tenn.; RK Mechanical Inc., Denver; Robert H. Ranck Inc., Lancaster, Pa.; Rosenberg Indoor Comfort LLC, San Antonio; Shafer Services Inc., San Antonio; Temperature Inc., Memphis, Tenn.; Tobias Sheet Metal Co. Inc., Dayton, Ohio; Tri-City Mechanical, Chandler, Ariz.; University Mechanical & Engineering Contractors Inc., Tempe, Ariz.; Waldrop Heating & A/C Inc., Spartanburg, S.C.

    "ACCA congratulates the winners and all of our Safety Masters Club members for their commitment to safety," said Paul T. Stalknecht, ACCA president and CEO. "These companies are leaders in our industry in setting such a high standard for excellence."

    For more information on the Safety Masters Club, contact Sylvia Shephard at 703-824-8862.

    Publication date: 04/18/2005