hvac

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…

Read More

Big Night at Slugger Field for Alpha Energy Solutions and Ben Rhodes

Ben Rhodes Night was a big success at Slugger Field, as 7,775 fans, including more than 60 Alpha Energy Solutions staff members and their families, saw the Louisville Bats beat Columbus 4-1. The Alpha Energy Solutions #41 car was on display, and driver Ben Rhodes was there to sign autographs for fans. Ben also was honored by the Bats as he threw out the ceremonial first pitch and did a radio interview with the Bats official radio broadcast in the…

Read More

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…

Read More

Winners All Around at Alpha Golf Scramble

At Alpha Energy Solutions 11th Annual Golf Scramble, the threat of rain was the big story as more than 100 of Alpha’s customers, vendors and guests teed off at Hidden Creek Golf Club in Sellersburg, Ind. Fortunately, the impending weather held off for about 2 hours, but by 10:30 most groups had opted for the warmth and dry conditions of the clubhouse. Still, a few brave and hearty groups finished their rounds after lunch. As you can see from these…

Read More

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…

Read More

Alpha Energy Set to Offer Coatings, Extending Equipment Life and Boosting Energy Efficiency

Alpha Energy Solutions is now offering a revolutionary coatings product to its customers that can extend the life of HVAC units and increase their energy efficiency. Russell McNeice, a national Adsil trainer from Houston, came to Louisville to demonstrate the application of the MicroGuard AD35 product at the Alpha headquarters, with Alpha sales personnel and technicians. While competitive coatings have been around for years, existing products show a negative energy efficiency of 5-8 percent. “These products do not affect heat…

Read More

Looking Back, and Ahead, to Success at Alpha

After celebrating Alpha’s largest-ever Christmas Party, it’s time to share some thoughts on the year just past and how much we’re looking forward to continuing Team Alpha’s success in 2013. From Gerry Lewis, Director of Sales: When Charlie Strong announced his decision to turn down Tennessee and remain as the University of Louisville’s football coach, he quoted the motivational speaker Stephen Covey: ” ‘You can buy a person a lot, but you can’t buy his heart. His heart is where…

Read More

Country Roads Mean Business for Alpha Mechanical’s Eastern Region

Scotty Holt knows some country roads. Alpha Mechanical Service’s Sales and Service representative covers a wide expanse of geography, with customers in eastern Kentucky, West Virginia, Ohio and even parts of Virginia. Alpha’s Dunbar, West Virginia office covers every square mile from Morgantown, W.Va. to Big Stone Gap, Va. (325 miles) and Snowshoe, W.Va. to Morehead, Ky. (300 miles). Holt, headquartered in Ashland, Ky., said he drives up to 4,000 miles every month. He helped launch the operation in 2007,…

Read More

Alpha Energy Offers Coatings to Help Customers Save Money and Energy

Alpha Energy Solutions is proud to announce it is teaming with Xtreme Cleaning Solutions to offer a new technology product that extends the life of HVAC units while saving on energy use. Microguard, a Daytona Beach, Fla. company, manufactures an HVAC coating product that is equally effective when applied to new equipment or on existing units in the field. It has been tested and proven to provide energy savings and extend the life cycle of HVAC units, while providing customers with…

Read More

In Business Story, Rhodes Stresses Customer Service

  photo by Business First of Louisville The Nov. 9 edition of Louisville’s business newspaper, Business First, features a profile of Alpha Energy Solutions’ president Joe Rhodes. Reporter John Karman, not surprisingly, found Rhodes to be humble and driven to succeed. From the story: Humble in nature, Rhodes deflects most questions about his personal success, opting instead to give credit to his employees. He chalks up the success of his business to the company’s focus on customer service. Later in…

Read More