HVAC Systems and Equipment

This council provides useful and practical information to all members through a format that exchanges ideas, answers questions and assists and guide members in the HVAC equipment, accessories and air distribution segments of the air conditioning industry. 

Four subcouncils focus on residential and commercial systems, hydronics, and emerging technologies.

OVERSIGHT HVAC systems discussions for the industry, including air distribution products.

WORK PRODUCTS Product Knowledge Training
Builder & Remodelers Good Practice Guide
Residential Sheet Metal Pipe and Fittings Workbook
Online Dealer Sales Training
R-410A Transition

INFORMATION SHARING Business conditions regarding equipment sales and technology as well as metals and air distribution issues
NATE Certification
Energy Star
Contractor development
ASHRAE

COUNCIL LEADERSHIP

CHAIR
Jeff Thompson, APR Supply Co.
VICE CHAIR
Randy Roberson, Duncan Supply

RESIDENTIAL SUBCOUNCIL

CHAIR
Phillip Martin, cfm Equipment Distributors

VICE CHAIR
Brad Niehaus, Mitsubishi

COMMERCIAL SUBCOUNCIL

CHAIR
Wes Swank, Coburns Supply

VICE CHAIR
Andy Armstrong, Fujitsu

HYDRONICS SUBCOUNCIL

CHAIR
Ray Mikell, Thos. Summerville

VICE CHAIR
Lino Santoro, Viega

EMERGING TECHNOLOGIES SUBCOUNCIL CHAIR
Amber Sheehan, Johnstone Supply (Detroit)

VICE CHAIR
Ted Heneka, GW Berkheimer / Tony Burks, Blue Hawk / Paul Appler, Diversitech / Jeff Dahm, White-Rodgers / Jeff Lombardi, Johnson Controls

ALLIANCE PARTNERSHIPS ACCA, ADC, AHRI, DOE, AIMA

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  • AHRI_0
  • DOE
  • NAIMA

For more information please contact Emily Saving, HARDI Staff Liaison for the HVAC Systems and Equipment Council, at esaving@hardinet.org.