Syska Hennessy Group Inc. (New York) named George Melas as senior vice president.

The Unified Group (Broadview, Ill.) will be hosting a controls training for its members March 15-18 in Nashville.

• The American Society for Testing and Materials (ASTM) International is accepting papers for the 2009 ASTM Advantage Award. Submission deadline is June 1.

• The Air Movement and Control Association International Inc. (AMCA) has been approved as an Energy Star® partner for residential ventilating fans.

• The American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air-Conditioning Engineers’ (ASHRAE’s) 2009 Winter Conference, held in conjunction with the AHR Expo, was attended by more than 2,800 people.

Publication date: 02/23/2009