MINNEAPOLIS -- Honeywell Automation and Control Solutions recently announced the prize winner in its POWERContractor sweepstakes.

Honeywell Automation and Control Solutions, Minneapolis, Minn., announced Del-Air Heating, Air Conditioning and Refrigeration, Inc., Lake Mary, Fla., as the grand prize winner of $5,000 in Honeywell's POWERContractor Sweepstakes for ballots registered between Jan. 1 and June 30, 2002. One of Del-Air's entries was chosen in a random ballot selection from 110,666 entries.

Some $15,000 will be awarded as part of Honeywell's 2002 "PowerContractors" program. The program equips contractors with "power tools" such as marketing materials and a technical hotline to enhance their business of working with builders and consumers to minimize home comfort and air quality problems.

The program also includes special pricing on products for personal or builder model home use. Del-Air has serviced central Florida since 1983. The company employs 400 people and has 300 trucks. They install and service both commercial and residential heating and cooling systems.