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Cargas Launches Mobile Delivery Solution for Android and Windows Devices

Cargas, a provider of mobile and back office software for fuel delivery and HVAC service companies, said it launched a new version of its mobile delivery software. Mobile Delivery is an application in the Cargas Energy solution that seamlessly integrates back office dispatching wirelessly to an on-board computer on trucks, giving companies the capabilities of managing delivery operations in real time. ...

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Feb. 14 Webinar: ‘What is Your Cost Per Service Call?’

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Bob Levins, managing partner of Angus Analytics, and Rashaan Baskerville, director of Angus Finance & Advisory, will discuss cost per service call and the keys to improving it in a webinar on Feb. 14. “Knowing your exact cost per service call can add thousands of dollars back to your bottom line,” Baskerville says. Baskerville and Levins will take a deep ...

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MID:COM Hires Jeff Christiansen as IT Administrator/Engineer

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Midwest Computer Register (MID:COM) has hired Jeff Christiansen as its IT Administrator/Engineer. Christiansen graduated from the University of Iowa with a B.S. in electrical engineering. Christiansen most recently owned Advanced Tech Solutions, an IT company based in Hampton, IA. In his new role, Christiansen will be responsible for the day-to-day IT duties of the company as well as product and ...

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Update: Eastern Energy Expo ‘17

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Sponsorships and exhibitor registrations have been selling fast for the 2017 Eastern Energy Expo, May 21-25 in Hershey, Pa., the organizers report. The Atlantic Region Energy Expo (AREE), the Oil & Energy Service Professionals (OESP) and the Pennsylvania Petroleum Association (PPA) are coming together for the second consecutive year to offer the conference. Participating associations also include Connecticut Energy Marketers ...

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Westmor Industries Redesigns Blueline Bobtail Piping

 Westmor Industries redesigned its bobtail piping to create leak-free connections, the company announced. The new design uses flanged connections instead of threaded connections which drastically decreases the chance of a leak and allows for easier repairs than previous designs, the company said. The new design is the new standard for Westmor, the company said. Headquartered in Morris, Minn., with satellite ...

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Eric Leskinen to Lead Consulting Division of P3 Propane Safety

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Eric Leskinen will be heading up the consulting division of P3 Propane Safety, the company announced. Leskinen has 27 years’ experience in the petroleum and transportation industries, his concentration being propane safety. A key component in the consulting business will be the development of customized policies and procedures for retail marketers of propane. Leskinen said, “We see a significant need ...

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Social Media Marketing: Seven Tips for Success

The Propane Education & Research Council put together seven tips to help you succeed in growing your customer base with social media. Your customers and potential customers are active on social media now; they are following companies, celebrities and organizations. Use this guide to help you understand how to reach them while building your brand and avoiding common mistakes. Social ...

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Empire State Energy Association Names New Chair: Marcia Booth

The Empire State Energy Association recently announced changes in its leadership. Marcia Booth of Main-Care Energy, Albany, N.Y., is the new chair of the board of directors, the association said in a statement. “Our long-time executive, Tom Peters, has retired from our association—while still being available to staff, our members, and the industry on a consulting basis,” the association said. ...

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Fujitsu General America Names Andrew Armstrong Vice President of Sales and Marketing

Fujitsu General America, Inc., based in Fairfield, N.J., has announced the hiring of Andrew (Andy) Armstrong as vice president of sales and marketing. Armstrong will lead the sales and marketing efforts of Fujitsu General’s heating and cooling business, including unitary products, split system heat pump and VRF systems, throughout North America. Armstrong will play an integral part in the introduction ...

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ASHRAE Calls for Presenters for Conference on New Building Performance

ASHRAE is seeking presenters for its new Building Performance Analysis Conference, formerly known as the ASHRAE Energy Modeling Conference. This year’s conference addresses energy modeling, the core topic of the past four conferences, and expanded subject matter which now encompasses non-energy building performance analysis and simulation and those professionals responsible for that work. The conference program addresses the needs of ...

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