March 2020
ASHRAE has developed proactive guidance to help address coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) concerns with respect to the operation and maintenance of heating, ventilating and air-conditioning systems. This webpage provides easily accessible resources from ASHRAE to building industry professionals.
Welcome Aboard

The Mestek Boiler Group welcomes Powers of Arkansas as our new manufacturer's representative for our ATH, RBI and Smith Cast Iron Boilers product lines in the territory of Arkansas, Western Tennessee, and Tunica and Southaven, Mississippi.  
As the largest HVAC company in the state, Powers of Arkansas is dedicated to creating customers for life. Headquartered in North Little Rock, AK with 5 additional locations, the solution based company has over 200 employees and 100 service trucks.

Executive Vice President Scott Smith referred to the Mestek Boiler Group as an ideal fit for Powers of Arkansas. “We were looking to further expand the depth of our hydronic product offerings. Between the brands of RBI, ATH and Smith Boilers, we can provide the answer to any application a customer could possibly have," Smith said. “That is something we just could not get anywhere else,” he added.
New HeatNet Website

Everything needed to understand and utilize HeatNet is now located on our brand new website. The website offers clear and comprehensive explanations of the features and benefits of HeatNet as well as a full library of piping diagrams. All available updates and access to HeatNet Online make the new website your total source for all things related to HeatNet.

Despite the unexpected travel bans and constraints being enacted nationwide due to COVID-19, we are hopeful that our Reed Institute training will proceed as planned. We will continue to monitor the situation and make adjustments as necessary to ensure that all our employees and business partners remain safe. With that said, we are looking forward to an exciting year of training ahead of us!  
Technical Service Classes
Our Reed Institute product specific hands-on Technical Service classes are scheduled to kick off next month at our state-of-the-art classroom and live-fire lab. Designed for individuals on the technical service side of the business, this class teaches everything needed to properly start-up, service and maintain peak efficiency of boilers and water heaters under the  Advanced Thermal Hydronics  and  RBI  brands.
During this two-day training, classroom time will be spent covering boiler theory and design features. Hands-on time in the lab will cover all components, start-up and troubleshooting procedures. Attendees will learn how to identify and correct common issues associated with modern boiler systems including venting, combustion, electrical and control issues. Additional time will be spent on in-depth live-fire tutorials on our HeatNet integrated control platform.  Click here  for a detailed agenda.

Classes are available at our headquarters in Westfield, MA as well as at our RBI manufacturing facility in Mississauga, Ontario.
Our Reed Institute training facility in Mississiauga, Ontario recently received a complete equipment upgrade which including the replacement of all VFD pumps. All units have been upgraded to new configurations including the Sika vortex flow sensors and updated HeatNet 3.0 protocol allowing units to communicate across both the RBI and Advanced Thermal Hydronics brands in a master / member configuration.  
Check Out our New Videos
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Watch this short video to find out how HeatNet 3.0 operates a boiler system for peak efficiency while providing an advanced data visualization and diagnostic tool making it possible to quickly identify and notify users of any potential issues.

Another successful AHR Expo! It was great to see those of you who where able to attend!