Twenty-Seven Programs Granted Programmatic Accreditation

HVAC Excellence is pleased to announce that twenty-seven Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning and Refrigeration “HVACR” programs were granted programmatic accreditation in 2017. Knowing that the HVACR industry is one of the fastest growing career opportunities in the United States (offering careers that cannot be exported or automated), these 27 schools wanted to ensure that their HVACR programs had the resources to produce graduates with the retained knowledge necessary for success in this growing field. To… Read More

HB Global, LLC, Acquires Florida-Based Nash Plumbing and Mechanical, LLC

HB Global, LLC, the parent company of heating, plumbing, and electrical service providers HB McClure and IT Landes Company, has announced the acquisition of Nash Plumbing and Mechanical, LLC. Nash is a commercial plumbing and mechanical services provider based in Wildwood, Florida. According to Bob Whalen, president and CEO of HB Global, acquiring Nash is part of the company’s long-term strategy for growth. “We chose Nash to join the HB Global family because they extend… Read More

HVAC RepCo Appointed as Manufacturers’ Representatives Agency for Siemens Control Products & Systems

Siemens, a global leader technology leader, announces the appointment of HVAC RepCo as a new representative agency for its Control Products and Systems product lines for the states of Texas, Oklahoma, Tennessee, Arkansas, North Carolina, South Carolina, Kentucky, Kansas, Ohio, Indiana, Georgia, Florida, Alabama, Mississippi and Louisiana. “As a company, we continue to strengthen our position in the wholesaler market, and look to drive incremental contractor business through these partners, as well as broaden our… Read More

Eddie Rodrigues Joins Baker Distributing as Ductless Product Manager

Eddie Rodrigues has joined Baker Distributing as Ductless Product Manager for the Florida Division of Baker and Florida Cooling Supply. He brings 23 years of experience in HVAC manufacturing and distribution along with a passion for ductless to his new position. Eddie Rodrigues A native of Worcester, MA, Eddie began his HVAC career in 1993 with a distributor in New England. “I first saw a Variable Flow Refrigerant mini-split system in 1994 and I realized… Read More