Commercial HVAC http://contractingbusiness.com/taxonomy/term/7343/more en Small Company, Amazing Team! http://contractingbusiness.com/residential-hvac/small-company-amazing-team <div class="node-body article-body">The better you select great candidates who fit into the culture and vision of your HVACR or plumbing company, the more successful your company will be. You have a lot to offer the right candidate!</div> <p><a href="http://contractingbusiness.com/residential-hvac/small-company-amazing-team" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractingbusiness.com/residential-hvac/small-company-amazing-team#comments Commercial HVAC Residential HVAC HVACRDB Gold Fri, 27 May 2016 14:45:00 +0000 44571 at http://contractingbusiness.com Water-cooled Chiller, Variable Speed Compressors Bring 5-Star Comfort to Movie Theater http://contractingbusiness.com/commercial-hvac/water-cooled-chiller-variable-speed-compressors-bring-5-star-comfort-movie-theater <div class="node-body article-body">The theater personnel worked with Los Angeles-based Air Treatment Corporation to install a Multistack MagLev™ water-cooled centrifugal chiller that uses Danfoss Turbocor oil-free, variable speed, magnetic bearing compressors. </div> <p><a href="http://contractingbusiness.com/commercial-hvac/water-cooled-chiller-variable-speed-compressors-bring-5-star-comfort-movie-theater" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractingbusiness.com/commercial-hvac/water-cooled-chiller-variable-speed-compressors-bring-5-star-comfort-movie-theater#comments Commercial HVAC Thu, 26 May 2016 17:22:00 +0000 44521 at http://contractingbusiness.com <p>The engineer suggested replacing the screw chillers with a standard, water-cooled centrifugal chiller and replacing the evaporative condensers with cooling towers. Ten- or 12-in. diameter piping and pumps would circulate condenser water from the basement to the rooftop.</p> Testo Enters HVAC Electrical Market http://contractingbusiness.com/residential-hvac/testo-enters-hvac-electrical-market <div class="field-byline"> News from Testo </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Sources say these unique technologies from Testo mean HVAC technicians can measure electrical measurement parameters more easily and reliably than ever before. Launching on July 1.</div> <p><a href="http://contractingbusiness.com/residential-hvac/testo-enters-hvac-electrical-market" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractingbusiness.com/residential-hvac/testo-enters-hvac-electrical-market#comments Commercial HVAC Residential HVAC HVACRDB Wed, 25 May 2016 18:53:00 +0000 44201 at http://contractingbusiness.com Improved Imaging with Klein Tools Dual-Laser Infrared Thermometer. WATCH THIS VIDEO http://contractingbusiness.com/residential-hvac/improved-imaging-klein-tools-dual-laser-infrared-thermometer-watch-video <div class="field-byline"> News from Klein Tools </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The Klein Tools IR5 features dual-lasers that use a tight 12:1 distance-to-spot ratio, for accurate measuring of temperatures between -22F and 752F. </div> <p><a href="http://contractingbusiness.com/residential-hvac/improved-imaging-klein-tools-dual-laser-infrared-thermometer-watch-video" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractingbusiness.com/residential-hvac/improved-imaging-klein-tools-dual-laser-infrared-thermometer-watch-video#comments Commercial HVAC Residential HVAC Wed, 25 May 2016 13:09:00 +0000 44181 at http://contractingbusiness.com COVERWALL: 1984 http://contractingbusiness.com/residential-hvac/coverwall-1984 <div class="node-body gallery-body">This was the year we changed our name to Contracting Business. Enjoy this look back at the topics we jumped into in 1984. </div> <p><a href="http://contractingbusiness.com/residential-hvac/coverwall-1984" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractingbusiness.com/residential-hvac/coverwall-1984#comments Commercial HVAC Residential HVAC Tue, 24 May 2016 17:46:00 +0000 43921 at http://contractingbusiness.com Simplified BAS Solutions are Feasible and Cost-Effective for Smaller Commercial Buildings http://contractingbusiness.com/commercial-hvac/simplified-bas-solutions-are-feasible-and-cost-effective-smaller-commercial-building <div class="field-byline"> by Melissa Schumann </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Building automation provides an ongoing connection and visibility to how the building and its systems are performing — for both building owners and contractors. </div> <p><a href="http://contractingbusiness.com/commercial-hvac/simplified-bas-solutions-are-feasible-and-cost-effective-smaller-commercial-building" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractingbusiness.com/commercial-hvac/simplified-bas-solutions-are-feasible-and-cost-effective-smaller-commercial-building#comments Commercial HVAC Tue, 24 May 2016 15:07:00 +0000 44081 at http://contractingbusiness.com <p>Utilizing wireless communication technology with a simplified BAS solution can shorten the installation cycle and help keep projects on track and on budget.</p> New Inspection Camera from Milwaukee Tool http://contractingbusiness.com/residential-hvac/new-inspection-camera-milwaukee-tool <div class="field-byline"> News from Milwaukee Tool </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The M12 M-SPECTOR FLEX System is the only camera system on the market with a 9-foot cable, giving users extended reach without the need for extensions.</div> <p><a href="http://contractingbusiness.com/residential-hvac/new-inspection-camera-milwaukee-tool" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractingbusiness.com/residential-hvac/new-inspection-camera-milwaukee-tool#comments Commercial HVAC Residential HVAC HVACRDB Mon, 23 May 2016 15:54:00 +0000 44001 at http://contractingbusiness.com <p>A wireless 3.5-in. LCD display screen allows users to comfortably view images in any position from up-to-15 feet away. <em>Milwaukee Tool</em></p> Dussault Mechanical Wins RectorSeal Promotion http://contractingbusiness.com/commercial-hvac/dussault-mechanical-wins-rectorseal-promotion <div class="field-byline"> News from RectorSeal </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><p><a href="http://www.rectorseal.com" target="_blank" title="RectorSeal"><strong>RectorSeal Corp.</strong></a>, Houston, a leading manufacturer of HVACR products and accessories, presented Michael Clarke, president of HVAC contractor Dussault Mechanical Services, Hudson, N.H., with an i-Pad Mini 3 tablet on May 10, for winning RectorSeal&#39;s <a href="http://www.aspenpumps.com/" target="_blank" title="Aspen Pumps"><strong>Aspen Pumps</strong></a> Golden Ticket promotion.</p></div> <p><a href="http://contractingbusiness.com/commercial-hvac/dussault-mechanical-wins-rectorseal-promotion" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractingbusiness.com/commercial-hvac/dussault-mechanical-wins-rectorseal-promotion#comments Commercial HVAC Residential HVAC Wed, 18 May 2016 19:29:00 +0000 43871 at http://contractingbusiness.com <p>Michael Clarke, right, president of&nbsp; HVAC contractor, Dussault Mechanical Services, Hudson, N.H., receives his Golden Ticket award, an i-Pad Mini 3 from Robert Forbes, partner, Gimper Forbes LLC., Edison, N.J., RectorSeal&#39;s New England territory manufacturer&#39;s representative.</p> <p>Clarke found the Golden Ticket in a Mini White Series Aspen Pump package he purchased from HVACR distributor Homans Associates, Wilmington, Mass. In the background is the 150-unit Cambridge, Mass.--based multi-family housing complex where Dussault recently installed 410 Aspen Mini White Series pumps on newly-installed Mitsubishi minisplit air conditioner evaporators.</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> Taco Awarded U.S. Department of Commerce 'E' Award for Export Activity http://contractingbusiness.com/commercial-hvac/taco-awarded-us-department-commerce-e-award-export-activity <div class="field-byline"> News from Taco </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The President’s “E” Award, now in its 54th year, is the highest recognition any U.S. entity can receive for making a significant contribution to the expansion of U.S. exports. </div> <p><a href="http://contractingbusiness.com/commercial-hvac/taco-awarded-us-department-commerce-e-award-export-activity" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractingbusiness.com/commercial-hvac/taco-awarded-us-department-commerce-e-award-export-activity#comments Commercial HVAC Wed, 18 May 2016 18:06:00 +0000 43851 at http://contractingbusiness.com <p>John Hazen White, Jr., Chairman and CEO of Taco Comfort Solutions holds the U.S. Department of Commerce &ldquo;E&rdquo; Award at Monday&rsquo;s ceremony in Washington, D.C. With him are Wil VandeWiel, Taco chief operating officer; Rhode Island Congressman James Langevin; and Penny Pritzker, U.S. Secretary of Commerce.<br /> &nbsp;</p> Taco Fujitsu Launches 5-Zone Split System http://contractingbusiness.com/residential-hvac/fujitsu-launches-5-zone-split-system <div class="field-byline"> News from Fujitsu </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Contractors can select a combination of wall mounted, slim duct, compact cassette or floor mount type indoor units in a variety of BTU/h sizes. </div> <p><a href="http://contractingbusiness.com/residential-hvac/fujitsu-launches-5-zone-split-system" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractingbusiness.com/residential-hvac/fujitsu-launches-5-zone-split-system#comments Commercial HVAC Residential HVAC Wed, 18 May 2016 17:53:00 +0000 43841 at http://contractingbusiness.com