- Fragmented market makes Phoenix harder to consolidate. Turpin, Joanna R. // Air Conditioning Heating & Refrigeration News;04/26/99, Vol. 206 Issue 17, p3
Features the Blue Dot Services, a residential heating, ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC) company in Phoenix, Arizona. Rationale for choosing ECI Air Conditioning & Heating as its consolidator in the HVAC industry; Characteristics of Phoenix's HVAC market.
- The Votes Are In... Skaer, Mark // Air Conditioning Heating & Refrigeration News;7/19/2004, Vol. 222 Issue 12, p1
Reports on the results of the 2004 Dealer Design Awards for the U.S. heating and ventilation industry. Theme of the awards; Entries; Judges; Focuses on design features that assisted in installation, maintenance, and service, as well as quality and performance.
- Commercial Product Winners Offer Contractors Simpler Installations. Skaer, Mark // Air Conditioning Heating & Refrigeration News;7/19/2004, Vol. 222 Issue 12, p17
Highlights the winners of the 2004 Dealer Design Awards for the U.S. heating and ventilation industry, in the commercial products category. Rooftop unit and dehumidifier system from Lennox; Benchmark 2.0 boiler from Aerco; Mr. Slim split air conditioner or heat pump unit from Mistubishi Electric...
- CALENDAR OF EVENTS. // Engineered Systems;Jun2004, Vol. 21 Issue 6, p8
Presents information on events related to the U.S. heating and ventilation industry for July 2004.
- Heating and cooling systems. // Engineered Systems;Apr2006, Vol. 23 Issue 4, p87
The article evaluates a catalog featuring the Mr. Slim split-ductless heating and cooling systems from the Advanced Products Division of Mitsubishi Electric Corp.
- Air and coil products. // Engineered Systems;Apr2006, Vol. 23 Issue 4, p88
The article evaluates a booklet featuring the company's air coil products from Mainstream, including its custom AHUs and components and heating and cooling coils.
- The Acoustic Properties of Common HVAC Plena. Mouratidis, Emanuel; Becker, John // ASHRAE Transactions;2004, Vol. 110 Issue 2, p597
The HVAC plenum is commonly applied as a means to reduce problematic low-frequency noise produced by mechanical equipment in ducted systems. The predicted acoustical performance has been derived from an earlier investigation (Wells 1958). This early work did not focus on low-frequency...
- Plenum Fans in HVAC Equipment: The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly. Osborn, Kim G. // ASHRAE Transactions;2004, Vol. 110 Issue 2, p616
This paper provides an overview of the benefits of plenum fans and a detailed discussion of some of the pitfalls. After covering some of the benefits leading to extensive use of plenum fans, included is a brief discussion of the major complaint expressed about plenum fans, which is that plenum...
- CALENDAR. // Heating/Piping/Air Conditioning Engineering;Oct2005, Vol. 77 Issue 10, p12
Presents a calendar of conferences related to the heating and ventilation industry in the U.S. as of October 2005. Laboratories for the 21st Century 2005 Annual Conference in Portland, Oregon; Greenbuild International Conference and Expo 2005 in Atlanta, Georgia; Air-Conditioning and...