John Mesenbrink

Historic resolution passed unanimously at Northeast Industry Summit PROVIDENCE, RI — The Northeast’s heating oil industry has resolved to achieve net-zero carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions by 2050. This ambitious goal was set at the Northeast Industry Summit held during the 2019 Heating & Energizing America Trade Show (the HEAT Show) at the Rhode Island Convention Read more

On September 12, Mechanical Hub celebrated with Xylem’s Bell & Gossett as they officially opened its newly renovated Little Red Schoolhouse (LRS) in Morton Grove, Ill., with a ribbon cutting ceremony. The Schoolhouse has been a premier training center for professionals in the hydronic heating and cooling and plumbing industries. The cleaner, brighter, state-of-the-art training Read more

Back in late spring, I had the chance to attend the annual Plumbing Industry Leadership Coalition (PILC) meeting to discuss current issues facing the plumbing industry. PILC is mainly comprised of the largest and most influential associations, professional societies, nonprofits and third-party certification bodies representing manufacturers, laborers, contractors, engineers and water efficiency experts. The efforts Read more

Mechanical Hub introduces its inaugural Product of the Month (POM) series. Every month we will be sharing our picks for POM. Our first product of the month feature gives a shout out to the ADEY MagnaCleanse hydronic system flushing system. Combining the RapidFlush filter and VibraClean agitator, MagnaCleanse system flushing removes system debris. The precision Read more

Mechanical Hub recently talked candidly with three industry icons about their decision to retire from the trades. According to an article published by The Washington Post, “there were 76 million people born between the years 1946 and 1964, the traditional window for the baby boom generation. That means that they will retire over a 19-year Read more