Source 1 HVAC Supply Launches Nationwide Training Initiative with First Facility Opening in St. Louis Area on January 25, 2018

What:   Johnson Controls invites you to celebrate the launch of its first training facility, opening in the Source 1 HVAC Supply Center in Earth City, MO. Source 1 is the exclusive supplier of factory authorized service parts and residential accessories for all Johnson Controls Unitary Products residential and light commercial HVAC equipment. Source 1 is investing in training initiatives designed to support HVAC technicians and train the future workforce, ensuring quality field service and installation… Read More

HARDI Official Statement on Tax Bill Passage

Heating, Air-conditioning & Refrigeration Distributors International (HARDI) applauds the passage of the final version of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act in both the House and Senate this week. HARDI is particularly pleased with the inclusion of the HEAT Act provisions, improvement on the treatment of pass-through entities, preservation of LIFO and progress towards repeal of the estate tax. “This new tax structure is going to give a big boost to HARDI members,” says HARDI… Read More

LG Component Solutions and Heatcraft Collaborate on Commercial Refrigeration Scroll Compressor

LG Refrigeration Scroll Compressor LG Electronics USA Inc.’s Component Solutions division and Heatcraft Refrigeration Products today announced a sourcing agreement to manufacture new Heatcraft condensing units with LG refrigeration scroll compressors. The advanced new LG scroll compressor for commercial refrigeration —engineered for reliable, energy-efficient operation — will come factory-installed in 1.5 through 5 HP horizontal air-cooled condensing unit medium temperature models. “LG’s relationship with Heatcraft, a leader in commercial refrigeration, is a testament to the… Read More

Regal to Debut Energy-efficient Suite of Products at AHR

Regal Beloit Corporation, a leading manufacturer of electric motors, electrical motion controls, power generation and power transmission components, announced that it will debut several new energy-efficient products alongside its core HVACR products during AHR Expo 2018 in Chicago from January 22 through January 24 at booth S-4945. Regal will introduce the GlacAir™ motor and fan, which utilizes an axial flux electronically commutated motor (ECM) design for higher-efficiency commercial refrigeration applications such as display cases and reach-in… Read More