PHCC names HVAC market contest winners
Students from California, Minnesota and Maryland were the winners of the PHCC educational foundation’s second annual HVAC apprentice contest.
The first place winner was Leroy Friend of Shapiro & Duncan Inc. in Rockville, Md.
Second place went to Tyler Sheppeck, who works at Corporate Mechanical in Minneapolis.
Third place was given to Los Angeles-based Lighthart Corp. employee Chris Lighthart.
The main competition took place during the Plumbing, Heating and Cooling Contractors National Association’s Oct. 8-9 annual convention in New Orleans. A portion was also held at a community college in Metairie, La. Sponsors included Air-Conditioning, Heating & Refrigeration Institute; Coburn Supply Co.; Rheem; North American Technician Excellence; and Emerson Climate Technologies.