For your information news briefs from a wide variety of categories within the HVAC industry. Price increases, mergers and acquisitions, award winners, and more are highlighted here each week.



Daikin Applied (Minneapolis) has announced a price increase of up to 8% on select commercial HVAC equipment and up to 20% on select service parts.

AAON Inc. (Tulsa, Oklahoma) announced a price increase of 5% on all AAON HVAC equipment. The price increase is effective Jan. 1, 2022.



Renee Eddy

Renee Eddy

Rinnai America Corporation (Peachtree City, Georgia) named Renee Eddy vice president of innovation.

Johnson Controls (Milwaukee) has joined the Digital Twin Consortium (DTC).

Bluon (Irvine, California) acquired XREF Publishing Company (Port Townsend, Washington).

Zero Zone Inc. (North Prairie, Wisconsin) will be expanding its operations to Dyersville, Iowa.

Viega LLC named Scott Wallace as its new chief commercial officer.



Fred Stockert

Fred Stockert

CoolSys (Brea, California) promoted Fred Stockert to president of the CoolSys Commercial and Industrial Solutions division.

Southern HVAC Corporation (Maitland, Florida) announced the acquisition of C.M. Mose & Son (C.M. Mose & Son).

The SEER Group LLC (Redmond, Washington) announced its 16th acquisition, Columbia NW Heating & Air Conditioning (Scappoose, Oregon).

Bonney Plumbing, Electrical, Heating and Air (Sacramento, California) has acquired Big Air Heating & Air Conditioning (Concord, California).

Flint Group (Portland, Oregon) promoted Ashley Bacon to the role of vice president of people and training.