Trane Residential Heating and Cooling Research Lab at The University of Texas at Tyler Celebrates One-Year Anniversary

Trane engineers and students conduct research in houses set up as test labs to increase energy efficiency and performance of home heating and cooling Recently Trane®, a leading global provider of indoor comfort systems and services and a brand of Ingersoll Rand, celebrated the one-year anniversary of the Trane® Residential Heating and Cooling Research Lab at The University of Texas at Tyler. The university and Trane formally inaugurated the lab during an event at two… Read More

Dwyer Group Acquired by Harvest Partners

Dwyer Franchising, LLC (“Dwyer Group”), one of the world’s largest parent companies of home service brands, today announced it has been acquired by Harvest Partners, LP (“Harvest Partners” or “Harvest”), a New York-based private equity firm. The deal marks the fourth and largest private equity transaction of Dwyer Group in the franchise organization’s history. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. Dwyer Group, based in Waco, Texas, serves as the holding company for 20 service… Read More

MORSCO Names New Plumbing, Waterworks Leadership

Drew Roberts to Lead Plumbing Operations; Mike Swedick to Return to Waterworks In an effort to solidify the leadership team in its three business units, MORSCO has announced that Drew Roberts will lead the Plumbing operations while Mike Swedick will return to the Waterworks division, effective immediately. Drew Roberts Roberts most recently served as Regional Vice President, West, for MORSCO’s Plumbing operations since 2017. He joined the company as a Branch… Read More

Texas Reps Announces New Partnerships with ADP and Nest

Ray Weaver of Texas Reps had two recent announcements to make. Mr. Weaver shared “Texas Reps is proud to announce their new Partnerships with ADP and Nest.” Ray Weaver with Nest Pro Mr. Weaver continued, “Effective March 1, 2018, Texas Reps has joined with Advanced Distributor Products as their factory representative in the states of Texas and Louisiana. ADP is the nation’s largest manufacturer of aftermarket DX cooling coils and is the top supplier of… Read More