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TATRO Celebrates National Apprenticeship Week

In celebration of National Apprenticeship Week, TATRO is participating in a breakfast for employees as well as touting the graduation of its most recent class of apprentices.  The company currently has 17 enrolled apprentices. National Apprenticeship Week is a nationwide celebration that gives businesses, communities, and educators the opportunity to showcase apprenticeship programs while providing valuable information to career seekers.  As of this week, there are 871 registered events, which is now in its fifth year nationally. The… Read More

Integrated Facility Services Completes Fast-Track Renovation of Heating and Cooling Systems as a Part of Hannibal School District’s Energy Savings Project

Integrated Facility Services (IFS) has completed work on a $4.9 million HVAC renovation project for the Hannibal School District, in Hannibal, Missouri. IFS was a key part of a team of professionals assembled by the prime energy services contractor, Performance Services, Inc. (PSI), to complete the HVAC renovation. IFS performed the mechanical portion of the project. In addition to the work by IFS, PSI implemented a complete replacement of the existing building’s plumbing system, new… Read More

YORK Donates 100th HVAC System in Mortgage-Free Building Homes for Heroes Home

Johnson Controls has announced YORK®, Ducted Systems leadership, Badger Metals, Inc., and Dave Jones, Inc., along with Building Homes for Heroes held a Welcome Home ceremony in Madison, Wis., for U.S. Marine Corps Sergeant Erick Hoefakker and his family. During his years of service, Sergeant Hoefakker suffered several injuries that continue to afflict him to this day. His new home, provided by Building Homes for Heroes, has been modified to address his specific injuries to… Read More

Luxaire Sponsors Make-A-Wish Walks

Luxaire recently sponsored two Make-A-Wish Walk for Wishes fundraiser events. The events were in Milwaukee and Oklahoma City, where Luxaire and Johnson Controls employees, family and friends volunteered to support the Wisconsin and Oklahoma chapters. Luxaire Make-A-Wish Walk in Milwaukee. In total, both events raised more than $300,000 to grant life-changing wishes for children with critical illnesses. Johnson Controls and Luxaire have been active sponsors of Make-A-Wish since 2001, participating in an average of 18… Read More

2019 National Apprentice Contest Winners Announced

By Staff Writer, PHCC Educational Foundation The Plumbing-Heating-Cooling Contractors — National Association’s (PHCC) Educational Foundation is proud to announce the winners of the national plumbing and HVAC apprentice contests. The contests were held October 2nd & 3rd in Indianapolis, Indiana on the tradeshow floor during the PHCC—National Association’s CONNECT 2019 event. A total of nineteen plumbing and ten HVAC apprentices from across the nation took part in the contests. 2019 HVAC Apprentice Contest Winner Kyle… Read More

Carrier and Bryant Announce Winners of Distributors’ Education Foundation Scholarships

Carrier and Bryant have announced the 25 recipients of this year’s Carrier & Bryant Distributors’ Education Foundation scholarships. Scholarship recipients will receive support for the 2019-2020 school year. Carrier and Bryant, world leaders in high-technology heating, air-conditioning and refrigeration solutions, are a part of Carrier, a leading global provider of innovative heating, ventilating and air conditioning (HVAC), refrigeration, fire, security and building automation technologies. “We’re pleased to offer a way to help our contractors prepare… Read More