TITLE

Apprentice Steamfitters Use Donated Cooling Tower for Hands-on Training and Troubleshooting: Real-world cooling equipment enables high level of instruction

AUTHOR(S)
KOSTORA, NICK
PUB. DATE
October 2017
SOURCE
Air Conditioning, Heating & Refrigeration News;10/30/2017, Vol. 262 Issue 9, p20
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that industrial and mechanical equipment distributor SPX Cooling Technologies Inc. has donated the Marley NC cooling tower equipment to the Steamfitters United Association (UA) Mechanical Trades School in Maryland. The equipment is used for the school's apprenticeship program to present students with a real world environment. Teaching students in the use of HVAC systems such as troubleshooting and fixing problems, is also mentioned.
ACCESSION #
126242513

 

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