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Monthly Archive for: ‘October, 2014’

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    AHRI sponsors, judges PHCC Skills competition

    Last week AHRI Vice President of Public Affairs Francis Dietz and Director of Education Warren Lupson attended the PHCC Annual Meeting and apprenticeship competition in New Orleans. Among the highlights of the meeting was a two-day competition in which 31 HVACR and plumbing apprentices had …

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    ICC, ASABE announce sprinkler standard

    The International Code Council (ICC) and the American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers (ASABE) announce the release of a new ANSI consensus standard to classify sprinkler and drip irrigation systems, set uniform testing procedures, and establish minimum design and performance requirements for commercial and …

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    PHCC recognizes Kohler Company, NIBCO INC.

    Falls Church, Va. —  At a time when workforce development in the plumbing-heating-cooling industry is more crucial than ever, the PHCC Educational Foundation recognized the continued commitment of two corporate supporters – Kohler Company and NIBCO INC. – with its Chairman’s Awards. Presented in New …

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    CrossBow™ Ratchet Tube Bender

    Uniweld Products’ CrossBow™ Ratchet Tube Bender enables plumbers and HVAC/R technicians to make precision bends up to 90 degrees with soft copper and aluminum tubing. The low friction mandrels and rotating side support blocks provide precision bending in restricted spaces. Bend tubing sizes: 3/8″, 1/2″, …

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    4 Ways to Apply Your HVAC Skills in Other Industries

    While HVAC technicians are certainly in high demand (the Bureau of Labor and Statistics predicts a 21% growth rate over the next 8 years) a person who has completed HVAC training and has some on the job experience does not have to limit him or …

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    Viega expands manufacturing capabilities

    Wichita, Kan. —  Viega announced that manufacturing of its MegaPress® carbon steel press fittings will begin at the company’s manufacturing and distribution facility in McPherson, Kan. Viega plans to break ground in November for an 80,000-square-foot addition to the 439,000-square-foot facility, with full production expected …

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    KNIPEX Tools Pliers Wrench XL

    New, Larger Size KNIPEX Tools Pliers Wrench XL Offers Multiple Tool Functions in One Pliers and wrench all-in-one tool now available in 16-inch length and with 3-3/8 inch gripping capacity. The new, larger size pliers wrench, from KNIPEX, eliminates the need for a full set …

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    Plumbing manufacturers must find the water conservation sweet spot

    Anyone who has paid even the slightest bit of attention to current industry trends has heard of dry drains, low-flow problems, and the issues occurring in building drainage systems as well as local sewers due to the lack of water flow. Of course, it is …

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    PHCC Awards Mark Giebelhaus

    Mark Giebelhaus of Marlin Mechanical Awarded PHCC’s Col. George D. Scott Award Mark Giebelhaus, president of Marlin Mechanical Corporation, Phoenix, Ariz., has been named the 2014 Col. George D. Scott award winner by the Plumbing-Heating-Cooling Contractors—National Association (PHCC). The prestigious award, presented Oct. 10 during …

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    Writing for your brand

    Just a little over a year ago I wrote a blog here on The Hub titled Plumbing & HVAC Blogs Suck. My take on blogs intended to promote our contracting services to existing and potential clients is that many of us should take a step …

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