A dozen New England regional firms received 18 COOL SMART awards for their outstanding performance at the annual ACCA – New England Golf Tournament, held at the Stow Acres Country Club in Stow, MA....More
Murphy Company, St. Louis, MO, was the only mechanical HVAC contractor selected as a finalist in all four specialty contractor categories, at the Associated General Contractors of St. Louis Keystone Awards, Nov. 3rd....More
Johnson Controls recently honored distributors representing its York®, Coleman® and Luxaire® brands with service awards during the 2009 Unitary Products Technical Conference held Oct. 5-8 in Norman, OK....More
Distributor members of Heating, Airconditioning & Refrigeration Distributors International (HARDI) were recognized as “Top Testing Organizations” by North American Technician Excellence (NATE), during the HARDI Annual Fall Conference, Oct.31-Nov. 4, 2009, Orlando, FL....More
Environmental Systems Design (ESD) was the recipient of three Technology Awards from Region VI of the American Society of Heating Refrigerating and Air-Conditioning Engineers (ASHRAE) as part of the organization’s 2008-2009 awards program....More
Ferguson, a leading wholesale distributor of heating and cooling equipment, recently honored local HVAC/R dealers for their commitment to providing quality products and services to their customers. Ferguson’s Fargo, N.D. branch recently awarded 6 plaques to local York and Luxaire dealers....More
Daikin Industries, Ltd., parent company of Daikin AC, Carrollton, TX, received three wards recognizing the company’s commitment to social responsibility, good citizenship, and environmental conservation....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!
Air conditioning and related product sales really got heated during the 1960s. Residential HVAC became more accessible for more homeowners, and building owners were having rooftop systems installed on new and existing buildings. Here's a gallery of HVACR advertising from the 1960s.
Commercial, industrial and residential contractors will want to check out these products! Take a look at an air-cooled liquid chiller, dampers, trade professional gloves, air curtains, a water-source HVAC system and hand-held IAQ monitor, just to name a few! Don't forget to click on the manufacturers' link for more info.
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
The NATE Magazine is the official publication of North American Technician Excellence, the nation’s largest non-profit certification organization for heating, ventilation, air conditioning and refrigeration technicians.