Pennsylvania Petroleum Association Training

The PA Petroleum Association offers year-round HVACR training to both members and non-members within the industry. Their flagship program for technical training is the NORA Bronze Two-Week Basic Oil Heat Program. This hands-on training program is industry-specific and offers a comprehensive understanding a technician will need to work on oil heat equipment. Individuals will also have the ability to achieve NORA Bronze Certification. A test will be administered at the end of the class for… Read More

Weil Pump Announces New Line of Booster Systems

Weil Pump, a Wilo Company, is pleased to announce that it now offers a full line of vertical multistage booster pumps and systems. The new booster systems combine Weil’s Programmable Logic Controller (PLC) panels with Wilo-Helix V pumps and are available in 2, 3 or 4-pump configurations. The multi-pump systems offer real-time diagnostics and remote monitoring with variable speed control and balanced run time for each pump. The booster packages are suitable for many applications,… Read More

SMACNA Convention

SMACNA’s Annual Convention, which takes place October 14-17, 2018 in San Diego, California at the Marriott Marquis San Diego Marina, will be the 75th Anniversary Convention. The Convention blends exceptional educational sessions with world-class entertainment and valuable networking events. SMACNA offers a wide range of educational sessions that will keep members up-to-date on the latest trends, new market opportunities and the latest technical innovations. Featured sessions this year include: Michael McLin, author of the New… Read More

Just Ramblin’: Memories

By Art Penchansky It’s June 6th, 2018, and I’m sitting in front of my new computer trying to clearly as possible remember events that happened 74 years ago on several beaches in northwest France that I was fortunate to visit while stationed in the area 62 years ago. Obviously, I’ve told this story several times over the past 25 years so I probably got the details much better then than now when my memory is… Read More