August 14th, 2014, 1:00 – 2:00 p.m. EDT
Instructor: Dave Yates, Owner, F.W. Behler, Inc.
Description: Ready to boost the value of your work, maximize fuel savings, and increase the comfort of your clients’ homes?
During this free live lecture, Dave Yates, Owner, F. W. Behler, Inc., and one of the most influential people in plumbing and hydronics, will teach you how to set up a reset curve, tailor it for any application, and present it to your customers in a way that separates you from your competition. You will also learn:
How to integrate the outdoor reset curve into retrofit systems
Why an accurate heat loss calculation is the rock-solid foundation
Why measuring existing radiation reveals the ECV (Energy Conservation Value) potential
Why low-temperature systems have higher ECV
How to put it all together for peak performance, ECV, and ROI
Dave Yates began his career in the PHVAC trades in 1972. After serving his apprenticeship and working up to Master Plumber status, Dave struck out on his own in 1979. In 1985, Dave returned to the company where he had served his apprentice years and purchased F.W. Behler, Inc., a third-generation PHVAC firm that is celebrating 114 years of service, in 2014. Dave’s company has won numerous awards for its work, and Dave was the first recipient of the international Carlson-Holohan Industry Award of Excellence. In February of 2014, Dave was named one of the most influential people in plumbing and hydronics by Contractor Magazine.