The new FTX 1.0 features a higher input while maintaining the smaller footprint of previous Lochinvar fire-tube boilers Lochinvar, an industry leader in high-efficiency boilers and water heaters, announces today the addition of the FTX 1.0 to its best-in-class line of fire-tube boilers. The FTX 1.0 fits neatly into mechanical rooms with limited space while Read more

A. O. Smith Corporation (NYSE: AOS) announced today that Eddie Goodwin, senior vice president, president of Lochinvar, will retire July 1, and Stephen O’Brien, chief operating officer, has been named the successor. “Since joining the company over 40 years ago, Eddie’s vast experience and steadfast leadership has helped shape Lochinvar into the industry-leading, high efficiency boiler and Read more

Integrated Facility Services completes fast-track renovation of heating and cooling systems as a part of Hannibal School District’s Energy Savings Project Integrated Facility Services (IFS) recently completed work on a $4.9 million HVAC renovation project for the Hannibal School District. IFS was a key part of a team of professionals assembled by the prime energy Read more

Lochinvar is enhancing its top-performing high-efficiency condensing residential KNIGHT Fire Tube Boiler series with 95 percent DOE AFUE and advanced control functionality for optimized heating comfort. Now in its fourth generation, the designed, engineered and assembled in the U.S.A. KNIGHT Fire Tube Boiler contains 13 models — seven wall-mount options (55,000 to 399,000 Btu/hr) and Read more

After 38 years in the hydronics business, Stephen Minnich of Minnich Mechanical Design is hanging up the tools. The Hub’s John Mesenbrink caught up to Stephen on his last jobsite, a 24-zone radiant system at an apartment complex in Wheaton, Ill. The change-out consisted of removing two 400,000 BTU cast-iron boilers with no boiler protection Read more