Typically when selecting heating solutions for a building, decisions are made based on its main function. It gets a bit more complicated, however, when the property is designed as a multi-purpose facility – possibly being used for retail, residential, and office space all at once. These buildings often present unique heating challenges that vary from room to room, calling for a diverse portfolio of solutions to ensure energy efficiency and occupant satisfaction.
Class will prepare attendees for achieving certification as a radiant installer
October 15, 2015
The Radiant Professionals Alliance (RPA) will hold a one-day “Basics of Radiant Heating and Cooling” class on Thursday, Oct. 29, beginning at 8 a.m. at the Taco Inc. training facilities in Cranston, Rhode Island.
New facility will provide more than 100 local jobs
June 29, 2015
Uponor North America held an official groundbreaking ceremony to commemorate the company’s seventh expansion in the greater Twin Cities area. The $18 million expansion project will add an additional 88,000 square feet for lean manufacturing, office space, and additional manufacturing equipment.
By Year-End, the Total Twin Cities Metro Area Footprint Will Amount to 654,738 Square Feet
March 4, 2015
Uponor North America announced it is expanding its manufacturing facility in Apple Valley, Minnesota, beginning late spring 2015, with completion expected by Dec. 1, 2015. The $18 million investment will be used toward renovation and creation of an additional 88,000 square feet.
The Two Organizations Will Collaborate to Develop Education Courses
October 29, 2014
The Radiant Professionals Alliance (RPA) and the International Ground Source Heat Pump Association (IGSHPA) have signed a memorandum of understanding to cross promote the application of ground source heat pump technology where it overlaps with radiant heating and cooling systems.
Updated Site Offers an Extensive Library of CAD Details as Well as a Pipe-Sizing Calculator
October 27, 2014
Uponor North America has updated its engineering website, uponorengineering.com, to offer more resources for professionals specifying and designing PEX plumbing, radiant heating and cooling, hydronic distribution piping, and pre-insulated piping systems.
Site Accommodates Multiple Types of Mobile Devices
September 15, 2014
On the jobsite, contractors often need an immediate reference to technical information or to quickly locate a supplier close to the job. REHAU’s newly-updated website, www.na.rehau.com, is designed with this type of user in mind, offering quicker access to multiple resources and automatic responsiveness to mobile devices.