A. D. & G. Fuel Co. acquired by Dead River Co.

Allows prompt service with local offices in New England
(2021-10-23 15:15:39)
Dead River Co., LLC, South Portland, ME, has acquired the heating oil, diesel, and service business of A. D. & G. Fuel Co., Inc. of Franklin, NH. Terms of the transaction, which closed on Oct. 12, were not revealed. In 1984, Andrew Desrochers, David Desrochers and Gary Therrien partnered to acquire a heating oil delivery business associated with the lease… FULL ARTICLE >>

AHR/ASHRAE to recognize Bluon and others as top HVAC innovators

Award to be given at AHR Expo
(2021-10-22 15:59:31)
Bluon, Inc. has received the top software innovation award by ASHRAE and the International Air-Conditioning, Heating, Refrigerating Exposition (AHR), which will be presented at the 2022 AHR Expo, set for Jan. 21-Feb. 2, 2022 in Las Vegas. The Expo is sponsored by ASHRAE. Bluon’s mobile app makes HVAC technicians in the field more effective, more efficient and more capable. Its… FULL ARTICLE >>

The Shaffer Co. buys Beacon Mechanical Service

Grows central Connecticut HVAC reach
(2021-10-22 15:11:25)
The Shaffer Co., Bristol, CT, has acquired the assets of Beacon Mechanical Service, LLC, an HVAC, plumbing, and heating oil delivery business in Granby, CT. The transaction closed on Sept. 29. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. Founded in 2003 by members of the Riggott family, Beacon Mechanical began as a one-truck mechanical contracting business operating from a kitchen… FULL ARTICLE >>

NPGA Live Propane Expo Returns in Atlanta

First live event in two years at Georgia World Congress Center
(2021-10-19 13:30:41)
After missing 2020 like most events, the NPGA Southeastern Expo returns to live action this week at the Georgia World Congress Center in Atlanta, GA. As always, the expo features educational seminars, roundtable discussions, trade show hours and social networking events. The opening reception was Monday evening on the show floor, exhibit hours continue through Tuesday and Wednesday. The 2022… FULL ARTICLE >>

EEE returns in-person May 22-25, 2022

Venue is Mohegan Sun
(2021-10-18 15:16:22)
Eastern Energy Expo has announced the show will return in 2022 as a live, in-person event May 22-25, 2022 at Mohegan Sun in Uncasville, CT. Sponsorship opportunities and exhibit space sales and are now available. “After a two-year change in format to a virtual event, we are excited and ready to meet and connect in person in 2022,” said Eric… FULL ARTICLE >>

Weil-McLain offers insider tips in October

Winter readiness boiler lessons held twice a week
(2021-10-14 14:11:41)
Residential contractors can learn insider tips to keep boilers running at peak efficiency during the cold winter months by participating in Weil McLain®’s Knowledge Builder Sessions. They are taking place twice a week in October. The weekly educational sessions, hosted by the technical training team from Weil-McLain, will comprise of winter readiness tips and ways to prepare various types of… FULL ARTICLE >>
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EEE returns in-person May 22-25, 2022
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