May 15, 2017
Shifting a career focus from soybeans and corn to tilapia and lettuce, the Goodenough family was in “unchartered waters” as they began a new venture into aquaponics farming. An advanced building control system featuring Weil-McLain Evergreen...
January 19, 2017
With failing oil-fired boilers and an aging, inefficient heating system, Elm Street School in Gardner, Mass., turned to modulating boilers from Weil-McLain to spark energy efficiencies and lower heating costs for the school. Built in 1923, Elm Street first...
January 11, 2017
With a rapidly failing water heater, and an old, inefficient boiler, a 20-unit condominium building in Chicago required major upgrades to its heating system. High efficiency condensing boilers and indirect-fired water heaters from Weil-McLain provided the remedy needed. “Our water heater was deteriorating rapidly and our boiler very old and inefficient,” said Mike Nowak,...
January 10, 2017
January is a great month for new beginnings and fresh starts. However, as well-intentioned as New Year’s resolutions are, every one of us has struggled to keep them up. Weil-McLain is here to help with some simple and effective resolutions for staying warm in 2017!
December 14, 2016
According to statistical data provided by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), winter 2016-2017 temperatures are projected to return to “normal.” Jason Krantz, director of business analytics and insights for Weil-McLain, broke down the NOAA’s data to help you understand what this means for distributors and contractors.
December 7, 2016
New Weil-McLain Boiler Installation Drives Home Energy Savings The owner of a 2,800-square foot home in New Milford, Penn., was experiencing uneven heat throughout the residence, limited hot water and high utility costs. The installation of a new hydronic heating system helped drive home significant energy savings and ensure that “no place like home” feeling.
November 23, 2016
Boiler Replacement Needs: A historic guest house at a Pennsyvania country club required replacement of a steam heating system. At 50 years old, the heating system was nearly as old as the country club and was failing. Facility needs included higher efficiency, longterm cost savings, smart features and increased reliability. Project Installation Date...
November 2, 2016
Boiler Replacement Needs: The Mendota, a historic apartment building in Washington, D.C., was heated by a 40-year-old gas steam boiler which fired all day long and never shut off. Building tenants reported that they either didn’t have enough heat or that it was too warm. The cost...
October 4, 2016
Zone Types: Multiple Zones with Circulators and VFD Drives Project Installation Date: 2011 Location: Morgantown, WV Type of Facility: Civil/Military Age of Facility: 30 years old at time of installation Building Size: 150,000 square feet Building Load, Heat Loss:...
October 3, 2016
Larger outputs, faster payback make condensing boilers an attractive choice Mike Gambill, commercial specialist, Weil-McLain, assists with the installation of a Weil-McLain Evergreen boiler at a medical facility. October 3, 2016 Joanna R. Turpin