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Absolute Air Flow Acquires Preferred Heating and Cooling

Absolute Air Flow continues its rapid expansion by acquiring Indio based Preferred Air Conditioning  Heating and Plumbing. Absolute Airflow, a Westminster based heating, air, and plumbing company has been steadily growing over the last 2 years. Guided by the owner, Victor Rancour is a proven industry standout. At just 32 years old, he has used his winning sales and training formula to form his own company. The results speak for themselves, as proven… Read More

Venstar’s Explorer Light-Activated Thermostats Help Utility Trailer Manufacturing Company Save $12,000 on Annual Energy Costs

Venstar® has announced that its Explorer® light-activated Wi-Fi® thermostats and Skyport® Cloud Services have helped Utility Trailer Manufacturing Company reduce its monthly energy costs by $12,000 annually. Headquartered in the City of Industry near Los Angeles, Utility Trailer is America’s oldest privately owned, family-operated trailer manufacturer. “Venstar’s Explorer thermostats are light activated, so when the lights are on, so is the HVAC. When the lights are turned off, the HVAC goes back to unoccupied mode,”… Read More

Southern California School District to Install 3,700 Carrier OptiClean Units to Help Improve Indoor Air Quality for Students, Teachers and Staff

To prepare for its facilities reopening to students and staff, California’s San Bernardino City Unified School District will install 3,700 Carrier OptiClean™ Dual-Mode Air Scrubber & Negative Air Machines to purify the air in classrooms across its 72 schools. The OptiClean units will help to improve indoor air quality for the district, as its more than 60,000 students, teachers and staff return to campuses. This announcement comes on the heels of the recent acquisition of… Read More

Fifty-Five Students Awarded $112,000 in Scholarships Through the PHCC Educational Foundation

The Plumbing-Heating-Cooling Contractors—National Association (PHCC) Educational Foundation is proud to announce the winners of 2020 scholarships awarded through the Foundation. Thirty students were awarded a total of $55,500 in scholarships funded by the Foundation, Gerry Kennedy, Steve & Isabella Schaeffer, Anne Williams, the McGlame-Wordell Scholarship Committee, the PHCC Auxiliary of Texas, the PHCC Auxiliary of Massachusetts and PHCC’s Past National Officers. The students, their schools and studies are listed below. An additional 25 students have… Read More

CoolSys Acquires Carolina Refrigeration

CoolSys™, the parent of market-leading refrigeration and HVAC services companies nationwide, announced today that it has acquired Carolina Refrigeration Services Inc, a commercial HVAC and refrigeration company, which serves customers in South Carolina, North Carolina, Tennessee, Alabama and Georgia. With this acquisition, CoolSys further expands its foothold into the southeast, establishing a thorough presence in the area. Adam Coffey, president and CEO of CoolSys “This is a very strategic acquisition for… Read More

Goettl Air Conditioning and Plumbing Maintains Goal to Hire and Certify 50 Veterans in 2020

To follow through on its goal to hire and certify 50 veterans, Goettl Air Conditioning and Plumbing has successfully hired and facilitated free HVAC training to 12 of the 49 veterans hired since January 2020 in several cities in which Goettl operates including: Las Vegas, NV Tucson, AZ Phoenix, AZ Corona, CA Simi Valley, CA San Antonio, TX As part of Goettl’s Veterans Hiring Initiative, veterans who have no prior HVAC experience, but interest in… Read More