Commercial HVAC http://contractingbusiness.com/taxonomy/term/7343/more en Back FROM the Future: The IoT & HVAC Service http://contractingbusiness.com/residential-hvac/back-future-iot-hvac-service <div class="field-byline"> Jonathan Holloway </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Here's a potential picture of HVAC contracting in 2030, with an objective of encouraging contractors to prepare for the future.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://contractingbusiness.com/residential-hvac/back-future-iot-hvac-service" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractingbusiness.com/residential-hvac/back-future-iot-hvac-service#comments Commercial HVAC Residential HVAC Thu, 28 Apr 2016 20:21:00 +0000 42421 at http://contractingbusiness.com <p>Flying vehicles? Still hard to imagine, unless they absolutely guarantee &#39;flyer&#39; and citizen safety. But some predictions about the future are not as implausible.</p> <p><em>Thinkstock</em></p> HVAC and IoT, Simply http://contractingbusiness.com/controls/hvac-and-iot-simply <div class="field-byline"> Dan Levine </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The 'Internet of Things' may sound complex, but HVAC applications are easy.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://contractingbusiness.com/controls/hvac-and-iot-simply" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractingbusiness.com/controls/hvac-and-iot-simply#comments Commercial HVAC Controls Residential HVAC Thu, 28 Apr 2016 19:59:00 +0000 42411 at http://contractingbusiness.com Emerson Opens Doors to Helix Innovation Center http://contractingbusiness.com/commercial-hvac/emerson-opens-doors-helix-innovation-center <div class="field-byline"> News from Emerson </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The Helix will foster an ambitious, collaborative approach to conducting research to create new technologies that address heating, cooling and refrigeration challenges affecting today’s homes, commercial buildings, data centers, restaurants, supermarkets and other retail operations.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://contractingbusiness.com/commercial-hvac/emerson-opens-doors-helix-innovation-center" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractingbusiness.com/commercial-hvac/emerson-opens-doors-helix-innovation-center#comments Commercial HVAC Refrigeration Residential HVAC HVACRDB HVACR_DB Wed, 27 Apr 2016 20:14:00 +0000 42451 at http://contractingbusiness.com <p>Emerson&#39;s Helix Innovation Center will serve as a living laboratory for light commercial HVAC product research and development. Other simulated environments include home, data center, commercial kitchen, and supermarket simulation facilities from 1,000 to 2500 sq. ft.</p> <p><em>Photo Emerson</em></p> Let's Start a Recruiting Arms Race! http://contractingbusiness.com/residential-hvac/lets-start-recruiting-arms-race <div class="node-body article-body">Everyone gripes about finding technicians. Quit griping and do something. Take some lessons from the kings of recruiting: big-time college football coaches. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://contractingbusiness.com/residential-hvac/lets-start-recruiting-arms-race" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractingbusiness.com/residential-hvac/lets-start-recruiting-arms-race#comments Commercial HVAC Residential HVAC Wed, 27 Apr 2016 15:31:00 +0000 42441 at http://contractingbusiness.com <p>In college football, recruiting is everything.&nbsp; To win, you need a solid game plan and talent to execute.&nbsp;<br /> <em>Thinkstock</em></p> Carrier WeatherExpert RTUs Now Feature VAV http://contractingbusiness.com/commercial-hvac/carrier-weatherexpert-rtus-now-feature-vav <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Carrier has released its newly designed variable air volume (VAV) WeatherExpert 48/50LC 6- to 23-ton packaged rooftop units.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://contractingbusiness.com/commercial-hvac/carrier-weatherexpert-rtus-now-feature-vav" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractingbusiness.com/commercial-hvac/carrier-weatherexpert-rtus-now-feature-vav#comments Commercial HVAC Fri, 22 Apr 2016 19:35:00 +0000 42231 at http://contractingbusiness.com Applying the 'Internet of Things' to Create Smart Buildings http://contractingbusiness.com/commercial-hvac/applying-internet-things-create-smart-buildings <div class="field-byline"> by Leroy Walden, LEED AP </div> <div class="node-body article-body">With the IoT it can be possible to manage and control temperatures, ventilation, lighting, access, parking, room occupancy, elevators and energy usage in a facility, either on-site or remotely. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://contractingbusiness.com/commercial-hvac/applying-internet-things-create-smart-buildings" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractingbusiness.com/commercial-hvac/applying-internet-things-create-smart-buildings#comments Commercial HVAC Thu, 14 Apr 2016 16:26:00 +0000 41571 at http://contractingbusiness.com <p>The application of smart building and IoT technology should reduce operating costs, reduce risk, and improve the occupant experience.</p> <p><em>TM</em></p> Wiegmann Associates Completes HVAC at St. Louis Region Business Park http://contractingbusiness.com/commercial-hvac/wiegmann-associates-completes-hvac-st-louis-region-business-park <div class="node-body article-body">Wiegmann installed the mechanical system infrastructure for a 535,000-sq.ft. space, and a 75,000 sq.ft. warehouse.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://contractingbusiness.com/commercial-hvac/wiegmann-associates-completes-hvac-st-louis-region-business-park" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractingbusiness.com/commercial-hvac/wiegmann-associates-completes-hvac-st-louis-region-business-park#comments Commercial HVAC Wed, 13 Apr 2016 17:58:00 +0000 41541 at http://contractingbusiness.com <p>Aviator Business Park, Hazelwood, Mo.</p> Wiegmann Associates Connected Technology: A Boon for Refrigeration Contractors http://contractingbusiness.com/refrigeration/connected-technology-boon-refrigeration-contractors <div class="field-byline"> by Paul Hepperla </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The digital age continues to evolve solutions that apply to many industries, including food retail and foodservice.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://contractingbusiness.com/refrigeration/connected-technology-boon-refrigeration-contractors" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractingbusiness.com/refrigeration/connected-technology-boon-refrigeration-contractors#comments Commercial HVAC Refrigeration Gold Wed, 13 Apr 2016 16:25:00 +0000 41491 at http://contractingbusiness.com <p>Connected kitchen equipment &mdash; for example a speed oven &mdash;can provide data, which can be analyzed for valuable, actionable insights about operating activity and maintenance status.</p> Thinkstock CALL FOR ENTRIES: CB 2016 Design/Build Awards http://contractingbusiness.com/commercial-hvac/call-entries-cb-2016-designbuild-awards <div class="node-body article-body">Show the industry your team's best commercial HVAC installation that used the Design/Build delivery method, not plan-and-spec with is not as good. Entries must include description and quality photographs.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://contractingbusiness.com/commercial-hvac/call-entries-cb-2016-designbuild-awards" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractingbusiness.com/commercial-hvac/call-entries-cb-2016-designbuild-awards#comments Commercial HVAC Design/Build Award Tue, 12 Apr 2016 20:02:00 +0000 35961 at http://contractingbusiness.com The Murphy Co. ASHRAE Annual Conference Meets in St. Louis June 25-29 http://contractingbusiness.com/commercial-hvac/ashrae-annual-conference-meets-st-louis-june-25-29 <div class="node-body article-body">The American Society of Heating, Refrigeration and Air-Conditioning Engineers will convene its Annual Conference to discuss the latest in built environment technology and many other topics.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://contractingbusiness.com/commercial-hvac/ashrae-annual-conference-meets-st-louis-june-25-29" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractingbusiness.com/commercial-hvac/ashrae-annual-conference-meets-st-louis-june-25-29#comments Commercial HVAC Industry Events Tue, 12 Apr 2016 19:57:00 +0000 41501 at http://contractingbusiness.com <p><em>Thinkstock</em></p>