County finally fixing Metrorail air conditioners

County finally fixing Metrorail air conditioners, thanks to ‘bad newspaper press’ Miami-Dade’s aging Metrorail trains are often steamy and drippy thanks to faulty air-conditioning systems that are so old the county has trouble finding parts. But relief could be coming soon, thanks in part to “bad newspaper press.” A March 7 notice of a plan to outsource a $3.5 million …

20 SMART WAY’S

  AUTHOR BIO Bill Bradley is a heating and cooling consultant living in Chicago Illinois. His years of experiance as a HVAC consultant made him knowledgeable on all the latest HVAC techniques and able to use the latest technolgy to provide quality services.

Technician to Expert

From Technician to Expert Having chosen a trade like HVAC, we obviously like making things happen: troubleshooting, fixing, building and leaving the job site with a feeling of accomplishment. We love working with our hands, and this is why tradesmen benefit from the hands-on learning tradesmen have practiced for centuries, passing on knowledge from one generation to the next. This …

Foiled! Electrician

For a while, Tom Colella had found his escape at the bottom of a bag of crunchy corn snacks. But it was not to last. Earlier this month in western Australia, the Fair Work Commission, a workplace tribunal, found that the electrician — who was fired last year — had indeed been fired for good cause: He had been ditching work …

Legionnaires’ disease

Disneyland has shut down two bacteria-contaminated cooling towers after Orange County health officials discovered several cases of Legionnaires’ disease in people who had visited the Anaheim theme park, authorities said. The 12 cases of the bacteria-caused illness were discovered about three weeks ago among people who had spent time in Anaheim and included nine people who had visited Disneyland Park …