Watsco Completes Acquisition of DASCO Supply - $56 Million
Northeastern HVAC Distributor. Watsco, Inc. (NYSE:WSO)
announced today that it has completed the acquisition of DASCO
Supply, a distributor of air conditioning and heating products
based in Whippany, New Jersey.
General Plumbing Supply Awarded Best of Houzz 2019
General Plumbing Supply, one of the largest and longest standing
distributors of plumbing, HVAC, industrial, kitchen and bath
products, has won “Best Of Service” on Houzz for their 5th year in a
Air Conditioning Contractors of America Members Contribute
Significant Number of Mercury Containing Thermostats to TRC
Thermostat Recycling Corp. Applauds ACCA Members’ Exceptional Effort
SpacePak Offers FREE Certified Master Training.
SpacePak, the ORIGINATOR of small duct heating and cooling systems ,
is pleased to announce our 2019 Systems and Applications Certified
HeatingHelp.com Hosts Wetstock 2019 in NYC.
Join HeatingHelp.com for Wetstock 2019 on Saturday, August 24, 2019
in New York City at the General Society of Mechanics & Tradesmen.
CELEBRATING 70 YEARS OF ABCO’s HVACR LEADERSHIP AS A DEDICATED
RESOURCE AT ABCO EXPO 2019. HVACR Professionals and
Students Come Face-to Face with Opportunity and Innovation.
Women in Energy: Connecting, Empowering and Succeeding . . . the
theme for our 4th annual conference.
May 19-20th, Hershey Lodge & Convention Center.
API of NH/Delta T Warehouse Expansion Complete.
API of NH is pleased to announce the expansion of their corporate
office in Manchester NH is finished. The original building was
constructed in 2005.
Celebrate with us at the ABCO EXPO 2019 March 13 HVAC/R
Professionals and Students: Reserve your Free Admission
now: Wednesday, March 13, 2019
EEE presents XBX Exploring Biodiesel.
Eastern Energy Expo is proud to announce its partnership with the
National Biodiesel Board to present XBX Exploring Biodiesel: An Eye
on the Horizon on Monday, May 20, 2019 at The Hotel Hershey.
Ferguson Acquires Blackman Plumbing Supply and Wallwork Bros.
Ferguson Enterprises, the largest plumbing distributor and a
distributor of HVAC and Waterworks equipment in the U.S.,
announces the acquisitions of Blackman Plumbing Supply and
Wallwork Bros, Inc. expanding its presence in the New York metro
December 13: ABCO Boston Branch Vocational Field Day, EXPO &
ABCO HVACR Supply + Solution’s Boston branch is hosting its
12th Annual Vocational Day, and its EXPO & Holiday Party on
Thursday, December 13, 2018 at its 10 First Avenue, Somerville
branch distribution center.
The New England Support Team (N.E.S.T.) Needs You!
A Non-Profi t Organization Helping Neighbors
F.W. Webb Company Opens First Wholesale Stores in New York City.
F.W. Webb Company now has a presence in New York City following
the acquisition of Palace Plumbing & Heating Supply, a wholesale
distributor with a location in Manhattan and the Bronx.
Eastern Energy Expo ’19 Opens for Business.
Don’t Miss the Premier Trade Show for the Energy and Comfort
Plumbing supply company expands in Port Chester.
Torrco has leased 19,900 square feet of industrial flex space at 21
Grace Church St. in Port Chester from Simone Development Cos.
The HVAC Jerks podcast
Come join The HVAC Jerks podcast each week as they discuss
everything in the HVAC industry from news and technical stuff, right
down to stupid customer stories and how "not to do it".
John H. White, Jr. Reassumes CEO Role at Taco.
The company also announced that John White III and Benjamin White
have been named Vice Presidents of Taco Comfort Solutions.
New HVAC training based on popular book “No Ducks in the Attic”
Rich Schuster, author of “No Ducks in the Attic, and other
Basics of HVAC Installation” and other industry books, announces
the formation of No Ducks Seminars.
Bacharach, Inc. Announces the Acquisition of Neutronics, Inc.
Transaction significantly expands gas detection and analysis for
automotive and HVAC-R industries.
Presenting the ABCO Adventure Trip 2018.
All the wonders of Atlantis, with some added amenities and privacy
for ABCO Customers.
HTS New England Merges with Control Technologies, Inc.
The partnership will pair innovative HVAC equipment with advanced
building automation and controls.
New Con Edison Incentives Make Commercial And Industrial HVAC
Upgrades A Better Investment. Con Edison is enhancing its
incentives for commercial and industrial customers that make HVAC
upgrades with two program offerings.
Designer Bath and Salem Plumbing Supply Opens New Showroom
Location in Watertown
Designer Bath and Salem Plumbing Supply, New England's
longest-standing provider of fine fixtures, furnishings and
accessories for the kitchen and bath, announces the opening
of its second showroom.
OESP Welcomes Four New Corporate Members in 2018
The National Association of Oil and Energy Service
Professionals (OESP) recently welcomed four new corporate
members to the organization:
New Webinar Series Features HVAC Business Superstars.
The Aeroseal sponsored “Contractor Success Series” Webinars
Present Top Industry
Experts Sharing Insights Needed To Succeed In Today’s
Competitive HVAC Industry
F.W. Webb Adds Another New York Location After New Business
F.W. Webb Company is adding another location in New York
with today's acquisition of Harbor Plumbing & Heating Supply
Trades school to open second location in Hampton NH.
The New Hampshire School of Mechanical Trades is opening a
second location in Hampton to help with the skilled labor
Taco Comfort Solutions signs on as Top Sponsor to Eastern
Energy Expo 2018
Taco Comfort Solutions has
signed on as a top level Expo Sponsor for Eastern Energy
Expo 2018 to be held at Foxwoods Resort Casino,
Mashantucket, CT in May.
ZoneFirst HVAC Zoning Systems opens in Randolph Ma.
After continual success over
the years, ZoneFirst made the move to a larger facility to
accommodate for the higher demand of HVAC zoning products.
Managers purchase Blackman Plumbing Supply
Blackman Plumbing Supply announced 13 members of its
management team, together with President/Chief Executive
Officer Robert Mannheimer, have purchased 100% of the
company from the estate and trust of Richard Blackman.
ABCO and AMERICAN STANDARD: A NEW STANDARD FOR DISTRIBUTION
ABCO HVACR Supply + Solutions is proud to announce that it
will be adding the #1 rated American Standard Heating & Air
Conditioning line of Residential and Light Commercial
equipment to its portfolio of world-class products.
Long Island Company, SupplyHouse.com, Gives Back to Women in
SupplyHouse.com, an e-commerce company that sells plumbing,
heating, and HVAC supplies is teaming up with SCO Family of
Services; a not-for-profit social services agency that
serves more than 55,000 of New York's most vulnerable
Winsupply opens four new companies in the Northeast and
Winsupply Inc., one of the largest distributors in the
nation, has opened four new wholesale distribution locations
in Maryland, Maine, Massachusetts and Tennessee, totaling
nine new companies opened so far in 2017.
Mitsubishi Electric VRF Technology Now Eligible for
Massachusetts Clean Energy Center Rebate Program.
The Massachusetts Clean
Energy Center (MassCEC) Clean Heating and Cooling programs
now provide rebates for the installation of pre-qualified
Variable Refrigerant Flow (VRF) products in all building
NECC Launches Revamped Website to Better Serve Its
Commercial/Industrial HVAC Parts Customers.
National Energy Control Corporation (NECC), a leading
commercial/industrial HVAC distributor, announces the launch
of its completely revamped website at https://necc-controls.com.
More than 300 Ferguson locations Feed the Need.
We all have a stake in our communities and our neighbors in
need depend on us to help them when times are hard.
NORTH PARK INNOVATIONS EXPANDS ITS REPORTING PLATFORM TO
BACHARACH’S COMBUSTION AND EMISSIONS ANALYZERS.
Combining InSIGHT® Plus and iManifold® System data saves
HVAC/R technician’s time and improves accuracy.
Skuttle Training at Bar Louie - Patriots Place Wednesday
October 11th 2017.
Please Metropac us for Skuttle Indoor Air Quality
Training at Bar Louie, Patriots Place in Foxboro Ma.
Emerson Announces New Sensi Thermostat
Emerson Adds Touchscreen Display and Apple HomeKit-Compatible
Thermostats to Nationally Recognized Sensi Smarthome Product
APR Supply acquires Bell Supply
Lebanon, Pa.-based APR Supply recently acquired the
plumbing, heating and air-conditioning distribution business
of Newark, Del.-based Bell Supply.
Restivo’s Heating wins in Providence Journal’s Reader Choice
Utica Boilers congratulates Restivo's Heating and Air
Conditioning of Johnston, R.I., for winning first place in
the Providence Journal Readers’ Choice Awards HVAC category.
HTS New York Announces New Product Lines: Panasonic and
HTS, the largest independent HVAC manufacturer’s
representative in North America, announced the introduction
of two new manufacturers, Panasonic and Applied
Environmental Air (AE-Air), in the company’s New York
Daikin Applied Aligns with Thermaltech in Western
Thermaltech becomes the Daikin Applied equipment
representative in Western Pennsylvania market area;
positions Daikin to become the number one applied HVAC
HVAC BRAIN now offers water-cooled and air-cooled portable
air conditioners, manufactured by KoldWave.
HVAC BRAIN retailer of HVAC/R equipment and replacement
parts, has added portable air conditioners, manufactured by
KoldWave, to their online selection. Both air-cooled and
water-cooled equipment options are available.
Contractor Comfort Index 78 in January; Up 2 from 2016.
The January Contractor Comfort Index (CCI) shows that
contractors started 2017 feeling positive about short-term
Carrier Enterprise Provides Advanced HVAC Solutions to Fast
Growing New England Brewery. CE uses Carrier
chillers and controls to provide cutting-edge solutions
designed to maximize brewing operations, promote energy
efficiency and cost-effectiveness.
Ferguson acquires P.V. Sullivan Supply Co., Inc.
Ferguson announces the acquisition of P.V. Sullivan Supply
Co., Inc. (P.V. Sullivan Supply) in an asset transaction
completed February 13, 2017.
Nortek Global HVAC Launches New Micro-Channel Website.
New site provides awareness, support and training resources.
Aeroseal Partners with Eclectic & Gas Industries
Alliance With EGIA Offers Building Contractors Easy,
Affordable Tools And Training For Success In Today’s
Evolving Business Environment.
The Joseph Groh Foundation Assists New York Carpenter.
Kenneth Gagot worked as a carpenter for a construction firm,
and his wife was a teacher in a nearby town. Their son was
attending an Ivy League college in pursuit of a medical
degree. Like many in his trade, Gagot worked jobs on the
side for extra money.
In Memoriam - Matthew D. Martel.
Matthew D. Martel, 34 passed away Monday October 31, 2016.
Oil Heat Cares Foundation Donates New Boiler & Installation
to Grateful NYC Family.
The Oil Heat Cares Foundation, an initiative of the National
Association of Oil & Energy Service Professionals (OESP),
brought much more than New Year’s well-wishes to an
appreciative family in the Bronx.
Fixed or Portable NIST Traceable Multi-Range Moisture
Analyzers Accurately Measure Ambient to Trace Moisture
Levels under Varying Pressure with No Drift or Fear of
Ambiguous Readings. Edgetech Instruments, Inc.
announces an updated and improved line of portable and fixed
location trace moisture analyzer instrumentation.
SPX Cooling Technologies Announces Marley® CP Fiberglass
Counterflow Cooling Tower. Factory-assembled
solution for space and noise challenges in HVAC and
HVAC will offer five training courses for those seeking
Samsung HVAC has announced that five of its training
courses have been approved by North American Technician
Excellence (NATE) for its Recognized Training Provider (RTP)
program. NATE is the nation's largest non-profit
certification organization for heating, ventilation, air
conditioning and refrigeration for HVACR technicians.
OESP Raises $8,000 at the Annual “Care to Ride”
The Oil Energy Service Professionals today announced it has
raised $8,000 for its non-profit charity, “Oil Heat Cares,”
during its annual “Care to Ride” event, this year held in
Cape May, NJ.
New Residential ENERGY STAR Program Shines Spotlight On Duct
Sealing And HVAC Installation.
EPA Shares Its New Whole-System Approach To ENERGY STAR
Certification With Attendees At The 2017 Aeroseal/Comfort
Institute Success Summit.
Winsupply extends footprint along the Eastern seaboard with
two new companies.
Winsupply Inc., one of the largest distributors in the
nation, has opened two new companies along the Eastern
seaboard: Winsupply of Absecon, in New Jersey, and Winsupply
of Rockland, in Maine.
Samsung HVAC will offer five training courses for those
Samsung HVAC has announced that five of its training courses
have been approved by North American Technician Excellence
(NATE) for its Recognized Training Provider (RTP) program.
Ferguson acquires Ramapo Wholesalers.
Ferguson announces the acquisition of Ramapo
Wholesalers, Inc. in an asset transaction completed October
America First 2016 Trade Show and Products Expo to Be Held
on November 9th, 2016.
In 1965, manufacturing accounted for 53% of the domestic
economy; by 2004 it was down to 9%. Between February 2001
and February 2016, the United States lost two thirds of the
remaining manufacturing jobs.
Montgomery County Department of Parks, Facilities
Management Division HVAC Shop unit is hiring. Senior
HVACR Mechanic (11049, Grade T04).
Philadelphia Next Stop For Modine
Cutting-edge HVAC manufacturer to host hands-on event
with the latest in HVAC technology and continuing education
courses in Bensalem on September 19th 2016.
HTS New England to Represent Daikin in the New England
Region with Stebbins-Duffy Merger. Merger blends
expertise from HTS New England and Stebbins-Duffy to provide
full life-cycle, highly-engineered solutions to clients.
Taco Comfort Solutions Earns Best Places to Work in RI Award
Taco Comfort Solutions has earned a 2016 Best Places to Work
in Rhode Island award, presented by Providence Business
News. This is a second Best Workplace award occasion for
Taco (the company was previously recognized in 2011.)
NIRON System Receives Coveted Massachusetts Approval.
After a nearly two-year evaluation, the NIRON PP-RCT Pipe
and Fittings System has passed the rigorous Massachusetts
approval process for plastic piping. NIRON has received
unrestricted approval for "commercial plumbing applications,
potable water" – the hardest to achieve.
Watch Holohan Seminars Online.
Dan Holohan’s popular seminars are now available for online
viewing. You can download and watch Dead Men’s Steam School
and Classic Hydronics from the comfort of your own home and
on your own timeline.
Johnstone Supply Announces 400th Location Milestone.
Member Store Growth Continues to Outpace the Industry.
Johnstone Supply, Inc. celebrated the opening of its 400th
location in Toms River, NJ as part of the Kenilworth Group,
one of the Cooperative’s leading Members.
HomeServe USA Partners with Lincoln Technical Institute to
Create Job Shadowing Program. HomeServe USA
announced a pilot program with Lincoln Technical Institute
(Lincoln Tech) in Union, NJ that will allow students to gain
real-world experience in the HVAC field by providing them
with the opportunity to shadow HomeServe certified
F.W. Webb Celebrates 150 Years in Business. The Company
began in Boston on April 11, 1866.
The F.W. Webb Company
has reached a major longevity milestone, marking its 150th
anniversary today. It began in Boston as Stults & Co., only
a year after the Civil War ended, near what is now known as
the Haymarket area near the popular tourist destination,
HeatingHelp.com Passes Torch to Next Generation.
HeatingHelp.com has named Erin Holohan Haskell as its new
President. Erin will take over for her parents, Dan and
Torrco acquires Commercial Heating Supply.
Torrco a fourth-generation independent wholesale distributor
of plumbing, heating, HVAC, and piping supplies, announced
the purchase of the operating assets of Commercial Heating
Viega Announces 2016 First Half Training Schedule.
Viega offers training sessions in a variety of programs
within the plumbing and heating industry. Viega LLC
announces the schedule for the first half of its 2016
training programs at the Viega Educational Facility located
in Nashua, N.H.
Robust New Trane Supply Website Optimizes Parts Shopping for
On-the-Go HVAC Professionals. TraneSupply.com
enables users to confirm parts availability at nearest store
and populate an online shopping list.
Crosstown Plumbing Supply Helps to Save Energy with
Efficient Water Heaters.
Crosstown Plumbing Supply has an extensive stock of plumbing
supplies, including energy efficient tankless water heaters.
Ferguson HVAC | Lyon Conklin recognized as a top performer
by American Standard® Heating & Air Conditioning.
Ferguson, one of the nation’s largest HVAC/R equipment,
parts and supply companies in the industry, was among eight
distinguished American Standard Heating & Air Conditioning
independent distributors recently honored at the annual
Pinnacle Awards Ceremony.
Coming Face-to Face with Your Next Opportunity: 35th Annual
ABCO EXPO Showcased HVAC and Refrigeration Innovations.
ABCO HVACR Supply + Solutions hosted its 35th annual ABCO
EXPO, the largest independent HVAC and Refrigeration trade
show in the Northeast.
Plumbing Wholesale company moving to Chicopee; Will invest
$3 million in business. A family-owned wholesale
distributor plumbing and heating supplies plumbing from the
Boston area has purchased a vacant warehouse building and
has expanded its business to Western Massachusetts.
PHCC Offers New Legislative and Regulatory Tracking Service.
The Plumbing-Heating-Cooling Contractors—National
Association (PHCC) announces the launch of state legislative
and regulatory tracking service that allows PHCC members and
state and local leaders to monitor active bills and
regulations affecting their state or geographic region.
Modine's Innovation Tour Begins Nationwide Trek.
Modine Manufacturing Company (NYSE: MOD) is pleased to
launch its 2016 Innovation Tour. It's one thing to develop a
massive, 53-foot long exhibit trailer to be pulled behind a
polished big rig cab.
Massachusetts Homeowners Save Energy, Lower Cost with
Energy Rebate Program. - Mitsubishi Electric Heat
Pumps Among Prequalified Options Available. The
purchase of a new airsource heat pump system is required by
homeowners in order to qualify for the rebate program.
Homeowners must select from a list of prequalified equipment
by manufacturers such as Mitsubishi Electric.
The Granite Group Announces Acquisition of Cunningham Supply
The Granite Group Wholesalers, LLC has announced they have
finalized the acquisition of Connecticut-based Cunningham
Supply Inc. With locations in West Hartford, CT and Old
Saybrook, CT, Cunningham Supply, Inc. is a third generation,
family owned and operated wholesaler of plumbing and heating
supplies with roots dating back to 1948.
BDR Thermea acquires ECR International.
ECR International, an HVAC manufacturer with headquarters in
Utica, NY and fabrication facilities in Dunkirk, NY,
announced today that the company’s shareholders have
approved the sale of the company to BDR Thermea.
Governor Cuomo Announces Grand Opening of $40.5 Million
Ferguson Enterprises Distribution Facility in Coxsackie NY.
Plumbing Supply Company Chose New York Over Connecticut and
Rhode Island and will Create 95 New Jobs and Retain Hundreds
2016 Eastern Energy Expo Announces a Call for Presentations.
The EEE Expo (the Eastern Energy Expo), a co-sponsored event
being hosted by OESP, AREE and PA Petroleum will be held May
22-26, 2016 at Foxwoods Resort and Casino, Ledyard, CT.
U.S. Boiler Company Celebrates
Opening of Engineering Facility.
Lancaster PA based U.S. Boiler Company, an industry
leader in the design, manufacture and sale of residential
and light commercial boilers, and a subsidiary of Burnham
Holdings Inc., announced the formal opening of its new
Engineering and Technology Center located at 2930 Old Tree
Northeastern Expands Mid-Atlantic Footprint by Opening a
Branch in Wilmington, DE.
Northeastern Supply customers in and around the Wilmington
area have asked for a local, more convenient branch.
Northeastern has listened to its customers and has taken
action by opening their 36th branch, which also happens to
be their fourth Delaware location.
Air Conditioning Contractors of
America Announces Qtech Online Certificate Program for HVAC
Air Conditioning Contractors of America (ACCA) is all
set to launch a new sequence of online certificate courses –
Qtech – for HVAC technicians.
TACO ANNOUNCES AGREEMENT TO ACQUIRE ASKOLL SEI
Advancing its strategic partnership with Italian pump
manufacturer Askoll®, Taco Comfort Solutions™ announced it
has signed an agreement with Askoll Holding srl to acquire
100% of Askoll Sei, a world class pump manufacturer of high
efficiency pumps located in Sandrigo, Italy.
ASPE’s Green Plumbing Design certificate program coming
to Maryland, Illinois in early 2016. The Green
Plumbing Design certificate program, sponsored by the
American Society of Plumbing Engineers and the International
Association of Plumbing and Mechanical Officials, is for
engineers and designers with advanced skills in sustainable
plumbing system design and consulting.
NECC Announces Fall 2015 HVAC Training in College Park, MD.
National Energy Control Corporation (NECC), a leading
commercial/industrial HVAC distributor, announces its Fall
2015 Pneumatic Control Fundamentals Workshop to be held
October 6-7, 2015 in College Park Maryland.
ASHRAE Legionella Standard Adopted in
New York Following Outbreak.
With 12 confirmed dead
and more than 120 cases of infection due to legionellosis,
New York City Council on Thursday adopted legislation that
requires adherence to part of ASHRAE’s newly published
Syracuse Winsupply opens to serve central New York HVACR
Syracuse Winsupply has opened to provide wholesale
heating, ventilation, air conditioning and refrigeration
(HVAC) contractors in Syracuse and the central New York
region with an inventory of high quality HVAC equipment,
supplies and services.
OESP Honors Garber at Hershey Convention.
OESP (National Association of Oil & Energy Service
Professionals) hosted its 61st Annual Convention & Trade
Show in Hershey, PA from May 17-21, 2015. OESP honored
Executive Director Judy Garber for her outstanding
contributions to our industry.
ABCO CELBRATES BIGGER & BETTER GRAND OPENING IN SUFFERN, NY!
ABCO, the leading independent distributor of HVAC and
Refrigeration products and solutions, will celebrate the
Grand Opening of a bigger and better ABCO branch in Suffern,
NY on Thursday, May 14th.
F.W. Webb Purchases New Jersey's Grant Supply.
F.W. Webb Co., a wholesale supplier of plumbing, heating,
HVAC/R and PVF products in the Northeast, recently announced
it has acquired the Grant Supply Company, adding two more
customer sites to the growing F.W. Webb presence of 80+
location in nine states.
MKT Metal Manufacturing is seeking a territory sales
MKT Metal Manufacturing, a successful provider of sheet
metal products and services for mechanical contractors, is
seeking a territory sales representative to serve MD, DC &
North VA areas.
Join the Alliance Mechanical Team.
Essex Junction VT, HVAC Mechanical Contractor
Alliance Mechanical is hiring.
People who join the Alliance Mechanical team stay with us
because this is a great place to work in the HVAC industry.
We have a dedicated staff that supports each other; benefits
that let you and your family rest a little easier; and
challenging work that makes each day more interesting than
Ferguson Acquires Redlon & Johnson Supply.
Ferguson Enterprises, Inc., the largest plumbing distributor in the
U.S., on Tuesday announced the acquisition of of Redlon & Johnson
Supply, a division of The Gage.
White Rodgers Product Training at Metropac.
The More the Merrier. The wholesaler that brings the
most attendees (customers & employees) will receive 2 tickets to Red
Sox vs Yankees.
E Instruments Announces New Commercial and Residential Combustion
Analyzers Available. HVAC businesses or professionals that
need a new combustion analyzer and/or emissions analyzer can turn to
E Instruments this spring. The company is pleased to announce that
they have new residential and commercial combustion analyzers
acquires Security Supply. Adds 12 locations serving New
York, Mass and Vermont.
The company will continue to do business as Security
Plumbing & Heating Supply. With the acquisition,
WinWholesale now has more than 570 locations in 45
Five COOL Instructors Earn Certified Master HVACR Educator Title.
What is unique about these five individuals is they all
work at the same school, Lincoln Technical Institute in Mahwah, New
Holohan’s Seminar Will Benefit Teachers
Dan Holohan will present his Classic Hydronics seminar on May 20,
2015 at 2:00pm in Hershey, PA. Holohan and OESP will donate all
proceeds from this seminar to a grant for industry teachers.
Noritz Adds EZTR40 Online Training to Noritz University.
The latest online course from Noritz gives plumbing and heating
contractors what they need to know to understand and install the
REHAU Hydronic Snow and Ice Melting Systems with New Weather-Sensing
Control Option Provides Automated, Cost-Effective Solution for
Managing Snow and Ice Melting. REHAU announces the
availability of an advanced new weather-sensing module developed for
use with REHAU hydronic snow and ice melting (SIM) systems.
HVAC and Plumbing Wholesaler, VP Supply Corp expands with two
VP Supply Corp. announced it has acquired two companies operating in
Central New York.
Rochester–based VP Supply, which already operates locations in
Syracuse, Baldwinsville, and New Hartford, provides wholesale
plumbing; heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC);
renewable energy; and kitchen products for both contractors and
OESP Convention Features New NORA Gold Courses for Free!
OESP’s Trade Show & Convention from May 17-21, 2015 at Hershey®
Lodge in PA boasts an extensive education program that includes some
of NORA’s new Gold Certification courses.
EPA Finalizes New Residential Wood
EPA Finalizes Updates to Air Standards for Future Wood
Heaters/Phased-in updates will ensure a smooth transition to cleaner
and more efficient wood heaters.
Setra Systems Introduces the Power Squad 24
The Most Versatile Multi-Circuit Power Meter in the Industry.
Setra Systems, Inc., a leading manufacturer and designer of
environmental sensors, announces the release of the Power Squad 24,
a Multi Circuit Power and Energy Meter for Energy Management
Trystate Mechanical Completes HVAC Retrofit as Part of Restoration
of Historic Kings Theatre in Brooklyn.
Leading New York metro-area mechanical construction, service and
energy services firm Trystate Mechanical is pleased to announce the
completion of new cooling and heating systems for the restored Kings
Theatre in Brooklyn, NY.
Taco appoints new president/COO.
President & CEO John Hazen White, Jr. introduced Wil VandeWiel
as the new COO of Taco, effective Monday, December 15. As the new
COO of Taco, Mr. VandeWiel will oversee daily operations of Taco and
work with John White, Jr. and his board of directors in steering
Taco’s growth forward in the years ahead.
OESP Returns to Hershey for 2015 Convention & Trade Show.
Join OESP, the National Association of Oil and Energy Service
Professionals, for their 61st Annual Convention & Trade Show from
May 17-21, 2015 at Hershey® Lodge in Hershey, PA.
S. Williston sales adds Master Distributor Packard to its Linecard.
Packard is a master distributor of HVACR solutions for manufacturers
all over the world. Founded in Lima, Ohio in 1959, under the
leadership of Albert Taft, Packard Inc. stepped into the HVAC
industry as a reliable source for surplus electric motors.
HVAC Smart Supply to launch new website and some great deals for
contractors in January. HVAC Smart Supply is well
known for its energy saving products in the United States. Company's
products are becoming contractors' hot favorite, as these products
are user friendly and they also comply with federal and state codes.
New Jersey to Offer Plumbing & HVACR Apprentice eLearning.
The Plumbing-Heating-Cooling Contractors Association (PHCC) of New
Jersey, with help from Association of New Jersey Apprenticeship
Coordinators (ANJAC) and the U.S. Dept. of Labor, has received
approval to run its Plumbing and HVACR eLearning course for
Massachusetts mercury thermostat bill establishes new requirements
for the HVAC industry. A new law in Massachusetts requires
any person or contractor who replaces a mercury-containing
thermostat to deliver it to an appropriate collection site to be
New Air Filter Monitor, FILTERSCAN WiFi, Wins 2014 “Best of What’s
New” Award from Popular Science. FILTERSCAN WiFi Takes
the Guesswork Out of Changing Your Home’s Air Filter, Helping You
Breathe Easier and Save up to $200 Annually.
NECC Releases New Hydronic and Steam Sourcebook Highlighting
Replacement Parts for Hot Water and Steam Heating Systems. National
Energy Control Corporation (NECC), a leading commercial HVAC
distributor, announces the release of its new 32 page catalog
supplement “Hydronic and Steam Sourcebook”, containing information
on controls, traps, pumps, and other replacement parts for steam and
hot water heating systems.
Reflections on OESP’s Road Show. By: Judy Garber, OESP Executive
There are three major trade shows for our industry within the
Northeast, as well as several regional shows. These larger shows
cover the same market, whether the emphasis is on gasoline,
oil-fired appliances, or service.
F.W. Webb Company Acquires Watertown Supply, Enhancing its Offering
and Expertise in Replacement Parts. F.W. Webb strengthens
services for plumbing and heating industry professionals through
acquisition of fellow family-owned business with New England
ABCO University HVAC and Refrigeration Presentations. Featured At
34th Annual ABCO EXPO. HVAC and Refrigeration
professionals are all invited to ABCO™ HVACR Supply + Solutions’
34th annual ABCO Expo, the premier industry showcase, at Terrace on
the Park in Flushing, New York, on Wednesday, November 5.
Kevin M. Mahan Joins F.W. Webb as Senior Vice President of Sales.
24-year industry veteran to lead planning, development and
implementation of F.W. Webb’s sales strategy to continue growth in
each of the company’s disciplines.
HVACR Workforce Development Foundation To Address Industry Needs at
the 2015 AHR Expo. Foundation Becomes Newest AHR Expo
Cool Smart Awards HVAC Efficiency Advocates. Awards Presented
at New England ACCA Golf Tournament. A dozen Northeast
companies received Cool Smart awards during the New England ACCA
golf tournament in September.
Lochinvar® Kicks Off 2014-2015 VIP Contractor Program.
Lochinvar has announced the launch of its 2014-2015 VIP Contractor
Program. Kicking off on Oct. 1, 2014, the program offers
participating contractors numerous ways to earn prizes for their
installations of Lochinvar’s residential boilers.
ABCO Presents The Dream Classic to Benefit Make-A-Wish Quaker Ridge
There’s nothing like hitting the links on a warm, summer afternoon —
especially if it helps you give back to your community. The forecast
called for rain, but nothing would dampen spirits that day.
Landmark Legislation Promotes Renewable Heating and Cooling in
The Massachusetts House of Representatives passed a comprehensive
renewable thermal energy bill that will promote the use of clean
renewable fuels and technologies to heat and cool buildings.
Grainger Announces Plans For New Northeast Distribution Center.
Company purchases land to build 1.3 million square-foot facility in
Group Wins Three Year Contract to Provide HVAC Services for New York
City Department of Correction. GSH Group
Awarded Contract with the New York City Department of Correction for
On-Call Repairs/Replacement/Diagnostic Services, as well as Full
Preventive Maintenance and New Installation of Central HVAC
Equipment and Systems at Various Department Facilities.
F.W. Webb Opens New Frank Webb’s Bath and Lighting Center in
Ballston Spa, NY.
The company’s sixth New York location opens to provide Upstate New
York homeowners with quality products and design expertise.
Holohan’s Steam School After OESP Road Show.
Dan Holohan will present his popular seminar, Dead Men’s Steam
School, on Tuesday, September 23 from 3:00 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.,
immediately following the OESP Road Show at the Wyndham Hotel in
Ferguson Creates 95 New Jobs and Adds One Million Square Feet of
Warehouse Space. Ferguson, the largest wholesale
plumbing distributor in the U.S., announces the construction of a
new distribution center in Coxsackie, New York. The company has also
leased property for a regional distribution hub in Secaucus, New
APR Supply Co. Expands Reach to Steel City, PA.
Following weeks of negotiating and strategizing, APR
Supply Co. is prepared to announce the acquisition of W.G. Balph
GENERAL TOOLS & INSTRUMENTS HONORED WITH TWO DEALER DESIGN AWARDS
One Product Takes Silver; One Takes Bronze.
Two new products from General Tools & Instruments (General®) have
received 2014 Dealer Design Awards for excellence in HVACR product
US Supply relocation of its Bloomsburg’s PA branch.
US Supply, a distributor of HVAC and plumbing products that serves
the contractor community, has announced the relocation of its
F.W. Webb expanding into Pennsylvania.
Massachusetts-based F.W. Webb Company will open its first
Pennsylvania plumbing, heating and refrigeration supply warehouse in
Hanover Township, Lehigh County this spring.
E.W. Leonard – At the Forefront of Venting Issue.
In light of recent events involving deaths from carbon monoxide
poisoning due to failed venting of high efficiency equipment, we are
providing our expertise and experience to officials outside of the
Carmel Software Releases Mobile HVAC Duct Sizer.
Carmel Software announces that it was released a major update to its
very first mobile app ever developed: the HVAC Duct Sizer
(Universal). This app now runs on the Apple iPad in addition to the
iPhone. This means that the same app will run on both devices and
adjust its screen accordingly.
Solco Plumbing Supply opens downtown
Kitchen and Bath Gallery of Brooklyn is located near the new
Barclays Center arena and entertainment complex.
OESP Releases Summer Education Schedule.
OESP, the National Association of Oil and Energy
Service Professionals, recently released their On the Road Summer
Peabody Supply hosts Jamaica customer event.
Peabody Supply Co. recently treated its plumbing and heating
professionals to a weeklong vacation at the Club RIU in Ocho Rios,
Peabody Supply Co., a division of Hajoca Corp., recently treated its
plumbing and heating professionals to a weeklong vacation at the
Club RIU in Ocho Rios, Jamaica.
WinWholesale Names Portland Winair HVAC Company of the Year for
WinWholesale has named Portland Winair in Middletown, Conn., as the
HVAC Company of the Year for 2013.
F.W. Webb Company Opens New Location in Ballston Spa
New 40,000-square-foot facility offers unmatched expertise and
the latest products to contractors, tradesman and other industry
New York HVAC Contractors Now Required to Recycle Mercury
New York Governor Andrew Cuomo has signed into law a bill that
requires any person or contractor who replaces a
mercury-containing thermostat to deliver it to an appropriate
collection site to be recycled.
OESP Road Show Offers Extensive Education Program.
OESP’s first Road Show will feature over thirteen hours of education
for industry professionals. The two-day event will take place at
Mohegan Sun in Connecticut from May 12-13, 2014.
Dan Holohan to Present Classic Hydronics
Dan Holohan will present his popular seminar, Classic Hydronics, on
Wednesday, April 9, 2014 at the Holiday Inn in Grantville, PA. All
proceeds from this seminar will benefit OESP’s Dave Nelsen
Scholarship program for students interested in pursuing their
careers in the energy-service industry.
BACnet Web Services Updates and Call for Participation in a Virtual
The BACnet committee has approved an update to
BACnet/web services (WS) to better support more sophisticated needs
such as smart grid and energy management.
Governor Cuomo Announces Ferguson Enterprises to Locate New Facility
in New York State and Create Jobs in Capital Region.
Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced that Ferguson Enterprises,
Inc., the largest wholesale distributors of residential and
commercial plumbing supplies in the nation, will establish a new
distribution facility in the Capital Region.
S. Williston Sales Company - A Generation of Respected
S. Williston Sales Company is a Manufacturers’
Representative providing forward-thinking sales, service and
support to wholesale distributors throughout New England and
upstate New York.
Open for Business: WinWholesale’s New Regional Distribution
Center in Connecticut WinWholesale Inc.’s new 200,000
square foot regional distribution center in Middletown, Conn.,
opened for business Oct. 21 to serve its locations primarily in the
Northeast after 12 months of construction. It replaces a smaller
leased facility in North Haven, Conn.
Dream Classic to Benefit Make-A-Wish. HELPING OTHERS IS PAR FOR THE
It’s a great feeling to give back to the community. It’s even better
when giving back is as easy as hitting the links on a late summer
Mark Your Calendar for the OESP 2014 Road Show. Two OESP 2014 Road
Shows slated for Conn., Pa.
OESP, the National Association of Oil and Energy Service
Professionals, invites you to mark your calendar for the OESP Road
Show events in 2014.
NG Advantage Delivers Northeastern Vermont Regional Hospital to
Convert to Clean CNG. to Hospitals Not on a Gas Pipeline.
NG Advantage LLC announces that the Northeastern Vermont Regional
Hospital (NVRH) in St. Johnsbury, VT will be using compressed
natural gas (CNG) to run its facility.
WPL Publishing Reveals Results from Its Inaugural Construction
Scheduling Software Survey. More than 400
professionals within the construction community completed the
15-question survey, which sought industry feedback about the extent
to which computer-generated schedules are being used in construction
projects and about the software being used to create those
F.W. Webb Company Opens New Location
in Falmouth, MA.
New 25,000-square-foot facility, conveniently located off
Route 28, offers unmatched expertise and the latest products to
contractors, tradesman and other industry professionals.
HVAC Brain Inc. Offers Full Line of Belimo Products.
HVAC Brain, Inc. (www.hvacbrain.com), HVAC/R equipment and
replacement parts, now carries the entire line of Belimo products,
which includes damper actuators, control valves, and retrofit
Northeast Biomass Heating Expo in Portland, Maine on April 9-11,
Now in our sixth year, we expect hundreds of
attendees from more than 30 states to join us to learn about biomass
heating and cooling, and the unique opportunities it presents for
the state of Maine and the entire northeast region of the U.S.
The Granite Group opens its 27th Branch Location. 37 Commerce
Avenue, South Burlington Vermont. The Granite Group opened
its 27th branch location, the first to be known as a Granite Group
"On The Go" location. The Granite Group will continue to have a full
service branch and Ultimate Bath Store at 180 Flynn Avenue in
Fenway Park Family Restrooms Receive a Facelift from Frank
Webb’s Bath Center.
F.W. Webb extends partnership with Boston Red Sox,
adding the company’s bath center division as the official
sponsor of family restrooms at Fenway Park.
ecobee partners with Electricity
Maine and Thayer Corporation for energy saving project with
Efficiency Maine. One-year pilot project provides Maine businesses with latest
Wi-Fi connected thermostats to better manage energy use.
RectorSeal Offers HVAC/R Industry's
Only Commercial Rooftop Lineset Protection Duct.
Slimduct RD-Series and PD-Series Lineset Ducting Systems
offer the most aesthetic and economical method to protect
multiple linesets used on HVACR equipment.
Green Equipment Options Now Has
Twisted Green Ideas For Maximizing Geothermal Drilling.
New geothermal piping product tackles space and cost issues
Comfort Winair appoints Rick Ganey to outside sales.
Comfort Winair, a local branch of WinWholesale, Inc., is
proud to announce the appointment of industry veteran Rick
Ganey to the position of outside sales.
Criteria for Selecting Low-Temperature Valves are Outlined
in New White Paper.
Selecting fluid automation devices for service in low
ambient temperatures presents designers and specifiers with
numerous difficult challenges, and cause serious operational
and maintenance problems, and cost issues, all along the
ABCO Opens Bigger, Better State-of-the-art Hauppauge Store.
ABCO HVACR Supply + Solutions opened their new
24,000-square-foot Hauppauge store — which is more than
three-and-a-half times its predecessor’s size — on July 11,
2013. The new super center is sure to help HVACR
professionals grow their respective businesses through
increased inventory and enhanced education.
Bigger, State-of-the-art ABCO Center
to Open in Hauppauge.
Join ABCO on July 11th to meet our new
arrival, be treated to a free barbecue and numerous
giveaways, and see how our new super center can help HVACR
professionals with their respective businesses.
Enhanced Indoor Air Quality Encouraged Through Free Download of
To promote good indoor air quality (IAQ) in buildings, ASHRAE is
making available for free a guide for achieving enhanced IAQ.
Bryant Heating & Cooling
Systems Names GAC Cooling and Heating Dealer of the Year.
Bryant Heating & Cooling Systems, a supplier of heating, ventilation
and air conditioning equipment, has named GAC Cooling and Heating as
the 2013 Bryant Dealer of the Year.
Viega Launches New Zero Lead™ Microsite.
Zeroleadfacts.com offers up-to-date information source for new
legislation going into effect in January 2014.
F.W. Webb Company Opens New, Expanded Location in Springfield, MA.
F.W. Webb Company's Springfield location has moved to a bigger,
better facility located at 145 Performance Blvd.
Eco-Friendly Luxury Hotels Award $800K Contracts for Telkonet's
EcoSmart Energy Management System. Energy Efficient
Guest Room Controls Enhance Hotel Environmental Programs.
hilmor™ Announces Scholarship Contest
for Current and Future HVAC/R Students.
hilmor to Award Three $10,000 Scholarships, Tools and Other
Cure Available for Ailing
Acadia Heat Pump.
Problem can be reversed by installing a $30 part.
E.W. Leonard and Robur
Corp. Provide a Green HVAC Solution in NH.
New Horizons for New Hampshire, a homeless shelter serving
greater Manchester needed innovative answers to solving their
heating and cooling needs.
ABCO Expo Draws Record
More than 4,700 contractors and nearly 200 vendors came
together to trade ideas, reconnect with old friends, and discover
what’s next at the 31st Annual ABCO EXPO.
F.W. Webb Hartford Hosts
St. Patrick’s Day Trade Show.
John Blades, General Manager and his staff hosted their Annual
St. Patrick’s Day celebration recently at their Hartford facility.