By Staff Writer, PHCC-National Association
The Plumbing-Heating-Cooling Contractors—National Association (PHCC) is pleased to announce 45 new and returning Association of Contracting Plumbers of the City of New York, Inc. (ACP) members into PHCC.
“We are excited to welcome these ACP contractors into the PHCC family,” said PHCC National President Hunter Botto, of Botto Brothers Plumbing & Heating in Hicksville, New York. “Through this strong affiliation, these professional contractors will have access to the education, training, regulatory and legislative support that can put them a step ahead of the competition. Together, we will make great things happen.”
“The Association of Contractor Plumbers of New York City (ACP) is thrilled to be a part of the PHCC—National Association,” said Rob Greenberg, president of the ACP of New York City. “As a 140-year-old contractor organization, we are aware of the value of working collaboratively on a variety of matters to develop and maintain New York City, from ensuring clean drinking water to embracing technology for clean green energy. We know that by being a part of the PHCC, as the preeminent national plumbing contractor association, we will achieve a successful symbiotic relationship. Working with the PHCC will bring greater health and safety to all New Yorkers and benefit all ACP member firms.”
Ryan Truncali, president of the New York State Association of Plumbing, Heating, Cooling, Contractors, Inc. stated, “The marketplace demands that today’s challenges be addressed with a renewed dedication to collaboration and transparent communication. We look forward to working together with these leading p-h-c contractors on issues that strengthen the plumbing, heating, and cooling industry. Our industry is changing, new technologies are emerging, and customer expectations are increasing, so we saw the need to come together to build a better future for our industry and the citizens of New York.”
ACP contractors were introduced to the benefits of membership and engagement with the association during an informational meeting on March 18, including education and training, access to peer groups and networking and a voice in the national and state political arenas.
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PHCC—National Association, formed in 1883, provides legislative advocacy, education and training to approximately 3,300 plumbing and HVACR businesses and 65,000 technicians. Members of PHCC have access to a wide variety of services designed to increase their professionalism, grow their business and improve profitability. For more information about PHCC, visit phccweb.org.
The Association of Contracting Plumbers of the City of New York, Inc. (ACP), is a trade Association dedicated to the improvement of public health through the proper and adequate installation of sanitary systems. The Association fosters the enactment and enforcement of sanitary laws and regulations for the protection of public health. The Organization encourages the highest standard of ethical practices in the industry and directs its efforts to furthering good relations with the public at large, with trade unions and with all segments of the vast building construction industry. https://www.acpcny.org/.
The New York State Association of Plumbing, Heating, Cooling, Contractors, Inc. is dedicated to the promotion, advancement, education and training of the industry for the protection of our environment and the health, safety and comfort of our citizens. https://nysphcc.org/.