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Posted: May 14, 2015 | by Jean Williamson | none

During a recent School Board meeting, the Chesapeake Public School Board acknowledged Damuth Trane’s support of the district’s mission by awarding the company inclusion in the Virginia School Boards Association (VSBA) Business Honor Roll.

Each spring, the VSBA accepts applications from school districts across the state for the honor roll.  According to VSBA Executive Director Gina Patterson, local businesses have the power to shape community attitudes about public schools.  VSBA Business Honor Roll is a way for local school divisions to recognize local businesses for their support and say “thank you” for their vital contributions.

 

Posted: Apr 22, 2015 | by Jean Williamson | none

Damuth Trane hosted an employee event today in celebration of the 45th annual Earth Day.   A group of associates participated in “The Dirty Sock” contest to determine who had the most environmentally friendly automobile.  According to the US Environmental Protection Agency, more than half of the air pollution in the nation is caused by mobile sources, primarily automobiles.

Participants put a clean white sock on their vehicle’s tailpipe and ran the engine for 30 seconds with slight pressure on the accelerator.  The person with the dirtiest sock was awarded a $100 gift certificate to West Service Center to be used towards a tune-up.  And, the person with the cleanest sock was awarded a $100 gift card for keeping their vehicle well maintained which can help minimize emissions.

Damuth Trane also hosted a recycling event for unwanted electronics.  Another way to celebrate Earth Day by not sending these items to the landfill.

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Posted: Apr 14, 2015 | by Jean Williamson | none

Damuth Trane is proud to sponsor the Pearls of Wisdom Oyster Roast & Barbeque; an event to benefit Virginia Beach City Public Schools’ students and teachers. The fun begins at 1:00 p.m. on Saturday, April 18th at 24th Street & Atlantic Avenue in VA Beach.  The buffet style / all-you-can-eat menu includes oysters, pork BBQ and all the trimmings.

Posted: Apr 6, 2015 | by Jean Williamson | none

Damuth Trane is now the Hampton Roads authorized representative for Plasma Air; an innovative leader for indoor air quality solutions.

Plasma Air provides comprehensive indoor air quality (IAQ) solutions for commercial, institutional, residential and industrial building projects including schools, sports facilities, casinos, retail outlets, airports and wastewater treatment facilities. The Plasma Air System can be easily incorporated into the largest commercial building or facility, reducing energy consumption and providing a healthy, productive environment for employees and visitors.

Plasma Air products leverage a breakthrough ionization technology that cleans the air in some of the most common and worrisome problems that building managers face.  Products are available in both self-contained stand-alone units and in-duct models.  And, Plasma Air products are easily adapted for new construction or retrofit projects.  Plasma Air units mount on the supply air ductwork or in the air handler so no special provisions are required.

plasma air logo 2015 hi res

 

Posted: Mar 30, 2015 | by Jean Williamson | none

Damuth Trane is proud to sponsor and participate in the 10th Annual Autism Awareness Run.  The Damuth team has 10 participants ready to run (or walk) at Mt. Trashmore in Virginia Beach on Saturday, April 4th.   The fun begins at 8:00 a.m. with the 5K run/walk followed by the half mile family fun run and will conclude with an Easter Egg Hunt and Awards Ceremony. Throughout the morning, there will be music, kids activities and refreshments for participants.

The Autism Society, Tidewater Virginia is a locally funded organization that celebrates over 30 years of dedication towards improving the lives of all affected by autism. Autism Society, Tidewater Virginia strives to enhance community awareness, provide education for professionals, and parents, and maintain supportive, informative networks comprised of parents, professionals, and community leaders. Proceeds from this event will help local families facing autism. With every participant, we move a little closer to more awareness, more help for individuals with autism to achieve a better quality of life, and ultimately improving the lives of all affected by autism.

 

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