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Big Day for Alpha Energy Solutions at the Kentucky Speedway

It was a big victory for Ty Dillon on the Kentucky Speedway, who won the NASCAR Truck Series race on Thursday night. But it was also the first of three big days for Alpha Energy Solutions in Sparta. The first thing most guests see when entering the track is the brightly-colored Alpha Energy Solutions hauler, which carries the #41 Alpha Energy Solutions car, driven by Ben Rhodes. It is in a prominent spot in the infield. Around the track, Alpha…

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Alpha Energy Solutions Sponsoring Cancer Screenings at Kentucky Speedway

Alpha Energy Solutions is proud to be a sponsor, along with Kentucky Speedway, of FREE Mouth and Throat Cancer Screenings during the events at Kentucky Speedway June 27-29.   The non-profit organization, A Voice for Hope, is partnering with the UK Medical Center to set up a tent at the Speedway. The group expects to conduct 200 screenings on Saturday at the track. The screenings are performed by cancer specialist physicians and a large cohort of other medical professionals who…

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Alpha Energy Solutions Grows Again — Adding Sales Staff in Central Kentucky

Doug Dowdy is now on board to help Alpha Energy Solutions grow business in and around Lexington, Ky. Dowdy, who lives in Winchester, joined the Alpha sales team June 10. He has an extensive background in a wide or range of business, most recently helping launch a start-up company in the indoor air quality industry. Dowdy’s track record includes consulting work with more than a dozen small businesses. At Alpha, Dowdy fills a key geographic area and will represent Alpha…

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Planning for Outages Can Reduce Downtime for Alpha Energy Solutions Customers

The horrible tornado devastation in Oklahoma has the nation’s attention as stories of sorrow and loss fill the evening news. Fortunately, this storm did not reach Alpha’s customers. But the tragedy serves as a reminder that those who are well-prepared for unforeseen events are the ones most able to recover. Alpha Energy Solutions offers a Contingency Planning Worksheet for facility managers that helps assess all of the equipment operating at a facility and makes it easier to put a plan…

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Alpha Energy Solutions Making Inroads in West Virginia

Alpha Energy Solutions was a featured exhibitor at the West Virginia Association of Physical Plant Administrators annual conference in Flatwoods, WV April 14-15. Alpha team members John Jennings, Scotty Holt and Gerry Lewis were on hand to greet long-time customers and meet some new ones at the show. “We met and made some good contacts with two larger universities in the area and we are following up on those leads,” said Scotty Holt, who represents Alpha throughout West Virginia and…

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Tennessee Office Adds Experienced Pro in Cook

For Graham Cook, six years of semi-retirement was enough. Cook, the former president of Cook’s Mechanical in Nashville, has joined the Alpha Energy Solutions’ Tennessee office as a sales representative specializing in HVAC work. Cook’s territory will include all of east Tennessee. “I was tired of being retired,” Cook said during his orientation in Louisville in March. “I’m glad to be getting back to work and looking forward to seeing my contacts in the business.” Cook joins a rapidly growing…

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Alpha Energy’s Electrical Division Set to Thrive Under Jones’ Leadership

Jim Jones, Alpha Energy Solutions’ new Electrical Estimator/Foreman, started working in the industry after graduating from St. Xavier High School. With three decades of electrical experience, Jones hopes to help the division grow and expand quickly. “We want to separate ourselves from our competitors. It’s not just about lights and plugs that everybody else does, but we want to be more technologically advanced,” he said. Jones specializes in power quality and energy solutions. Prior to joining Alpha Energy Solutions in…

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Alpha Energy is Your Equipment Rental HQ

Alpha Energy Solutions is the largest regional provider of service for HVAC, with technicians and trucks covering all or parts of eight states. But did you know that Alpha Energy has one of the area’s largest fleets of rental equipment? Alpha provides Chillers, HVAC Equipment and Boilers, along with Power Generation Equipment, for dozens of customers who need these products on a temporary basis. This need could arise from a planned shutdown at a plant or an emergency caused by…

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Serious about Safety at Alpha Energy Solutions

It’s an amazing accomplishment, and one that Alpha Energy Solutions‘ Safety Director, Cecil Sowers, says will continue to reap rewards. This week the company reached a major milestone of 510,000 hours without a lost-time accident.  That goes back to October 2011. And if all goes well, Sowers expects to reach 750,000 hours by this fall. The hours include work on job sites, travel to and from work sites, and emergency calls. “In the unsure world we work and live in,…

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Survey Shows Alpha Energy’s Emphasis on Customer Service Pays Off

There’s a prevailing theory in business that price trumps all in terms of getting business, that among all factors affecting buying decisions, price is always the most important. However, a recent survey showed that when choosing a contractor, “Low Price” was just 8th on a list of important factors listed by customers. Alpha Energy Solutions personnel attended a seminar by Frank Basednjak, a world-renowned business coach. He pointed to other factors that successful businesses excel in, from arriving at a…

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