Press Releases

  • 07.21.22

    PHCC Business Intelligence Department Quoted in Bath & Kitchen Pro eBook

    FALLS CHURCH, Va. (July 21, 2022) – The Bath & Kitchen Pro eBook compiled by the BNP Media Plumbing Group featured an article "Bath & Kitchen Market Outlook 2022: Economic Indicators for Both the Residential and Commercial Sectors" which included insights from the recently launched, PHCC Business Intelligence Department. You can find a description of the eBook as well as a link to this specific article below: "As the...

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  • 07.20.22

    PHCC Contractors Create In-House Training—Plumbing & Mechanical

    FALLS CHURCH, Va. (July 20, 2022) – A recent PM Magazine article showed how contractors and PHCC members CroppMetcalfe and Carolina Cool create in-house training for plumbing & HVAC techs. Tony Troiana, GM for Carolina Cool, said "PHCC is a great organization to team up with for in-house training." Read the rest of the quotes and the full article by following the below link: https:/ …

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  • 07.13.22

    SkillsUSA – Back in Person and In a New Location

    PHCC Educational Foundation Conducts Plumbing Contest at SkillsUSA Championships             FALLS CHURCH, Va. (July 13, 2022) – The members of the Plumbing-Heating-Cooling Contractors—National Association (PHCC) Educational Foundation’s Plumbing Apprentice and Journeyman Training (AJT) Committee are known for their problem-solving abilities. Their most recent feat? Successfully conducting the …

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  • 06.27.22

    PHCC Foreman Workshop

    Foremen Learn the Value of Pre-Planning at PHCC Foremen Workshop

    FALLS CHURCH, Va. (June 27, 2022) – “It is incredibly expensive to show up on a jobsite with no plan and try to figure it out as you go. Yet, many of your companies will put you in that situation - if you allow it.” That was a message from instructor Kirk Alter to the 26 attendees of the Plumbing-Heating-Cooling Contractors—National Association (PHCC) Educational Foundation’s Super Foremen …

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  • 04.05.22

    PHCC Past National President Joe Schmitt Passes Away

    FALLS CHURCH, Va. (April 5, 2022) – It is with great sadness that the Plumbing-Heating-Cooling Contractors—National Association (PHCC) reports the April 2, 2022, passing of Past National President Joe Schmitt (2008-2009) of Englewood, Ohio. He was a member of PHCC since 1968 and was a highly respected leader in the plumbing-heating-cooling industry. “Joe Schmitt’s steady leadership was just what …

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  • 03.28.22

    Joel Long on “The Unintended Consequences of the Electrification Movement”—ACHR News

    FALLS CHURCH, Va. (March 28, 2022) – PHCC—National President Joel Long of GSM Services in Gastonia, North Carolina, will periodically weigh in on hot topics in the industry. Read what he had to say...

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  • 03.21.22

    Kirk Alter Teaching the Essentials of Project Management Class, Nov. 2020

    “Stop It!” Lessons From the PHCC Essentials of Project Management Class

    FALLS CHURCH, Va. (March 22, 2022) – “Stop it!” was a common phrase heard during the Plumbing-Heating-Cooling Contractors—National Association (PHCC) Educational Foundation’s popular Essentials of Project Management boot camp last week. There were 22 attendees for the four-day class conducted March 16 – 19. The program was broadcast live online from A. O. Smith University, with instruction from …

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  • 03.03.22

    PHCC EF Scholarships

    Is $2,500 Worth 30 Minutes of Paperwork?

    FALLS CHURCH, Va. (March 3, 2022) – This year, the Plumbing-Heating-Cooling Contractors—National Association (PHCC) Educational Foundation scholarship program will award up to 61 scholarships totaling $160,000. Awards are available to plumbing and HVACR apprentices working for PHCC—National Association members, trade school or community college students taking plumbing or HVAC classes and …

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  • 02.14.22

    SupplyHouse.com Gift

    SupplyHouse.com Makes $60,000 Gift to Support Industry Education

    SupplyHouse.com Shows its Love for Supporting Industry Education this Valentine’s Day; Provides $60,000 to Support PHCC Efforts FALLS CHURCH, Va. (February 14, 2022) – SupplyHouse.com, an e-commerce company that sells heating, plumbing, HVAC, and electrical supplies, has made a $30,000 contribution to the Plumbing-Heating-Cooling Contractors—National Association (PHCC) Educational Foundation, …

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  • 01.14.22

    PHCC Past President and Industry Leader Raymond R. “Dick” Irwin Passes Away

    FALLS CHURCH, Va. (Jan. 14, 2022) – It is with great sadness that the Plumbing-Heating-Cooling Contractors—National Association (PHCC) reports the passing of Raymond R. “Dick” Irwin, PHCC—National past president (1985-1986), a driving force behind the creation of the PHCC Educational Foundation, and a highly respected leader in the plumbing-heating-cooling industry. Irwin, of Palm Beach Gardens, …

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