American Residential Services (ARS), a national provider of HVAC and plumbing services, announced that it has acquired the assets of Aspen Air Conditioning in Boca Raton, Florida. The acquisition is in the eighth major metro market that ARS serves in Florida, further broadening its statewide presence.
New center designed to help ensure compliance with GWP and efficiency regulations
December 21, 2015
Danfoss has broken ground on a new state-of-the-art laboratory for testing HVACR equipment. The new center also will facilitate training and serve as a research and development center for future innovation.
Facility aims to connect and educate contractors, engineers, and industry leaders
November 16, 2015
LG Electronics USA has opened its new LG Air Conditioning Systems headquarters in Alpharetta, Georgia, outside of Atlanta. The 40,000-square-foot facility is designed to support LG’s air conditioning systems business and educate engineers, contractors, and technicians about LG’s HVAC technologies.
Company to expand its commercial HVAC services department
November 9, 2015
ABM Industries Inc. announced that Mechanical Systems Co. LLC has signed a franchise agreement to join its Linc Service franchise network. Mechanical Systems Co. is a leading provider of mechanical contracting services in Memphis, Tennessee.
Honor is bestowed upon a franchisee that has gone above and beyond
October 12, 2015
Aire Serv of Huntsville, owned by Scott and Denise Taylor, earned the Aire Serv President’s Award at the 2015 Dwyer Group International Conference held in Austin, Texas. The corporate president of Aire Serv picks the recipient. The honor is bestowed upon a franchisee who he believes has gone above and beyond.
South Florida HVAC, plumbing, and electrical contractor looks to boost workforce
August 10, 2015
All-Star Home Services, an HVAC, plumbing, and electrical contractor serving the greater Miami-Dade community, has announced plans to expand its workforce with new job openings in a variety of departments, including apprenticeships.
Company named a ‘Project Developer of the Year’ by the Climate Action Reserve
July 13, 2015
Diversified Pure Chem (DPC), Rhome, Texas, has been recognized by the Climate Action Reserve for significantly reducing greenhouse gas emissions and contributing to the growth of North American carbon markets.
Mini-splits and window units arrive in time to control the summer heat
July 6, 2015
Friedrich Air Conditioning, San Antonio, has donated air conditioning units to a historic Chicago theater and a San Antonio ministry that helps impoverished families in Piedras Negras, Coahuila, Mexico.
In this issue, we cover ductless products for the commercial market. We also look at alternative refrigerants and trends in R-22 reclamation. Other topics include a summer forecast, business franchises, and more.
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