The HVACR industry is in need of new technicians to fill the positions becoming vacant by retiring technicians, or just to fill vacancies in companies looking for help. So these contracting firms often find they need to bring people onto their payrolls fast, but with assurance that they've got the skills they need to get started....More
This article describes the completion stages of a 420,000 sq. ft. laboratory building, focusing on five key elements of building construction completion: installation, start-up, control, balance, and performance verification....More
HVACR service professionals can use the VIEVU body-worn video camera to record activity at every service call, as a way to protect against erroneous accountability and liability claims and guard against workplace theft....More
Check out the products showcased this month, with fluid-level transmitters, a wireless pressure/temperature sensor, a gas water heater, testers for auto voltage/continuity, direct internet connection, and more!
Our Product Showcase Award winner for the month of August is the ZIP economizer from Belimo Americas!
New technology allows a current switch to be configured outside of an electrical enclosure and installed on a cold wire, thereby eliminating the need for a PPE suite and preventing arc flash hazard. PPE suits, worn by technicians working in a live enclosure, are often cumbersome and can hinder the installer’s ability to configure an adjustable current switch....More