What's New

What's New

September 14, 2017 – Engineer 2017 Product of the Year - Greenheck is excited to announce that our FumeJet® fume exhaust system has been selected as one of the best new products of 2017 by the readers of Consulting-Specifying Engineer (CSE). The FumeJet® has taken the Silver award in the HVAC category of CSE’s Product of the Year program. As an award winner, the FumeJet® will be highlighted in the September 2017 issue of Consulting-Specifying Engineer. CLICK HERE TO READ MORE

June 14, 2017 – JRA Warehouse Luncheon - JRA had a full house on Wednesday, June 14th. We had 3 factories in town presenting their products. ICS Chillers brought in a sample chiller to display. They can build chillers for all types of applications including plastics, printing plants as well as food & medical applications. PHP Systems/Design also displayed some of their equipment and roof pipe support systems. PHP designs, manufactures and delivers rooftop solutions for architects, engineers and building managers who understand what it means to “Build it Right.” And, Price Mechanical was in town with information about their wide range of custom gas heat & DX cooled units to meet new construction or retrofit needs. Thank you to all of our customers who joined us for a successful BBQ lunch!

June 8, 2017 – AirMaid by Interzon Rep - Jorban-Riscoe is proud to announce that we are now the AirMaid by Interzon Rep. AirMaid by Interzon develops and manufactures ozone cleaning technology to reduce grease and odors in ventilation ducts. Applications include restaurants, industrial kitchens, multi-family residences, food production and agriculture. AirMaid by Interzon’s goal is to manufacture high-quality products that help our customers keep grease, odors and costs at low levels. You can check more information out at www.interzon.com. Contact JRA today for more information.

June 1, 2017 – Acutherm Rep - Jorban-Riscoe now represents Acutherm. Acutherm is dedicated to creating more comfortable, energy-efficient building environments. Their Therma-Fuser Systems have proven to be the simple, reliable & economical solution for individual temperature control. JRA is very excited to add Acutherm to our growing list of manufacturers. Check them out today at www.acutherm.com and contact your JRA Salesperson for more information.

May 26, 2017 – 4 Million Dollar Club - Jorban-Riscoe received the Price Industries “4 Million Dollar Club” award. Thank you to everyone at JRA for helping promote Price products and to our customers for helping us achieve our goals.

May 18, 2017 – Kevin Harre’s 30th Anniversary - Congratulations to Kevin Harre on 30 years at JRA! We thank you for all of your hard work, dedication and support. There have been a lot of fun times had in those 30 years. We look forward to many more. Cheers to 30 years!

May 18, 2017 – JRA Warehouse Luncheon - JRA hosted a warehouse luncheon and showcased IMI Flow Design & The Whalen Company. IMI Flow Design had a sample of their Harmony Valve, which is the Pressure Independent Balancing & Control Valve. The Whalen Company displayed one of their Fan Coil units as well as as Water-Source Heat Pump. Thank you to the 70 plus attendees that stopped by our luncheon.

May 3, 2017 – ISPE TechEd Day - JRA and Camfil sponsored a booth at the ISPE TechEd Day at Arrowhead Club in Kansas City, MO. The event had several tech / training sessions, a keynote speaker and vendor showcase throughout the day. We had a great turnout with approximately 150 attendees.

April 19, 2017 – JRA Warehouse Luncheon - JRA hosted a warehouse luncheon on Wednesday, April 19th with Q-39 BBQ. Scott Bissett with Armstrong and Eric Drengler, with Greenhecker were both in town presenting. Armstrong displayed their Gas Detection Systems and is a leading manufacturer of gas detection and hazardous gas monitoring equipment for over 30 years. Greenheck introduced their new Fume Jet Exhaust System. The Fume Jet Exhaust System is a pre-engineered, centrifugal exhaust system designed to safely remove & disperse contaminated air in commercial, industrial or institutional applications. JRA & Greenheck also hosted an engineering seminar prior to the warehouse luncheon to earn PDH credits. Thank you to all of the 80 plus people that attended.

March 2017 – eCAPS Selection Guide - Greenheck eCAPS Engineering Application Suite includes online fan and louver selection and a Toolbox. Greenheck eCAPS online selection guides helps you choose the best value fan or louver for your project. It’s quick, easy and ensures selection is the most appropriate for your application. The toolbox includes online fan fundamental courses, system effects simulator and other new technology improvements in fan and louver applications. Download today!

March 8, 2017 - JRA officially kicked off our Warehouse Luncheon season on Wednesday, March 8th with over 80 customers in attendance. Anthony Behrendt, Accurex Sales Engineer, displayed the XRRS, Residential Range Hood. Accurex provides a total kitchen solution with its complete packages including hoods, controls & energy management, exhaust fans and make up air units. Regional Sales Manager for Ductsox, Mitch Kelly, was all in attendance discussing their most recent product innovation, the Skelecore. The Skelecore is an internal framework that holds the fabric taut, wrinkle free and helps improve performance. Thank you to everyone who came out to see us!

March 6, 2017 - Greenheck Receives 2016 Manufacturer of the Year Award

Greenheck received the 2016 Wisconsin Manufacturer of the Year Award. This is the third time Greenheck has received this award. Congratulations to Greenheck! Please see full letter.

October 3rd, 2016 - JRA Welcomes Matt Bangs

Civil Engineer, Matt Bangs, joined the JRA Team on Monday, October 3rd. He has a Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering from Colorado State University and previously worked as a Field Engineer. Matt brings a lot of design experience using Revit and will be helping out in JRA’s estimating department.

September 25th - 28th, 2016 - I2SL Annual Conference

The I2SL Annual Conference was held in Kansas City, MO at Union Station September 25th – 28th. It was a very successful conference with approximately 420 attendees and about 43 vendors. Jorban-Riscoe, Price Critical Controls and Greenheck were all in attendance and sponsored the Heart of America Chapter Reception at Pierpont’s in Union Station on Monday night.

July 19th - July 28th, 2016 - JRA Warehouse Luncheon

Mark Johnson, Greenheck Senior Application Engineer Specialist for Dampers, and Price Director of Sales for Noise Control, Alex Michaud, were in town to display some of their top rated products. Greenheck has the most UL Certified dampers in the industry as well as the industry leading testing capabilities. Greenheck dampers are a true time and cost saver for the installing contractor. Price displayed some of their noise control products including the popular Return Air Canopy (RAC), which takes the place of sound boots. Price provides practical and effective noise control solutions for a variety of applications including office, retail, schools, healthcare and many more. JRA had a great turnout with 70 plus people. Thank you to Woodyard BBQ for the delicious lunch.

September 14, 2016

Wesco Open House & Price Mechanical Road Show - We had an Open House at Wesco’s new facility in Topeka and also had the Price Mechanical Road Show on July 19th. Wesco stocks spiral pipe, Thermaduct and Koolduct. The Price Mechanical Road Show provided an interactive experience, showcasing the quality of construction, materials and components in their products. Price offers Make-Up Air units, ERV’s and Dehumidification Systems. JRA also took the Price Mechanical Road Show to lots of customers in Kansas City, Wichita, Springfield & St. Louis.

July 7, 2016

Neptronic Celebrates 40 Years - Neptronic celebrates 40 years in business with a new corporate video for everyone to enjoy. Click here to watch. Congratulations Neptronic on 40 years in business!

June 28 and 29, 2016

JRA showcased the Munters DryCool ERV in Wichita to several contractors and engineering firms. The Munters DryCool ERV combines the benefits of desiccant dehumidification with total energy recovery. The unit supplies 100% make-up air utilizing energy recovery from the exhaust air stream. Packaged direct expansion cooling is included to provide a complete conditioning system. We had a great turnout even in 90+ degree heat. Thank you to everyone who came out to learn more about Munters. If you are interested in this unit and/or Munters, please contact your JRA Salesperson.

June 15, 2016

JRA Warehouse Luncheon
Three Manufacturers were on display at our warehouse luncheon on Wednesday, June 15th. Scott Bissett, Regional Sales Manager and Rod Sprules, CEO, of Armstrong displayed one of their gas detection systems. They have been a leader in the industry for over 30 years. Des Champs President, Connie Loughhead, was also in town introducing their new Waterless Traps, which allows liquid condensate to drain from the equipment and prevent air from entering or escaping. JRA also had the Munters DryCool ERV trailer in town. Our JRA Munters Sales experts discussed the benefits of the DryCool ERV product. Thank you for everyone coming out even on a really hot day.

June 7, 2016

TopGolf with Accurex
Accurex hosted a customer appreciation event for JRA employees at TopGolf on the evening of June 7th. Everyone had a lot of fun hitting golf balls, and enjoying good food & good company. Thank you to Jon Stahl & Anthony Behrendt for the event.

June 1, 2016

JRA Welcomes Laurie Reed
Laurie Reed, CPA, MBA has joined the JRA Team as the Senior Corporate Controller.  She most recently was a Vice-President with Hostess Brands, Inc. and has also held many leadership positions with Sprint.  Laurie will be leading JRA’s Accounting and IT departments.

May 18, 2016

JRA Warehouse Luncheon
JRA now represents Air Enterprises – the leader in custom engineered air handling and energy efficient solutions for commercial, industrial, institutional & mission critical needs.  They have been proving that the highest-quality air handling units that deliver the lowest total costs for more than 50 years.  JRA is very excited to add Air Enterprises to our growing list of manufacturers.  Check out Air Enterprises at http://airenterprises.com/ and contact your JRA Salesperson today for more information.

May 9, 2016

JRA Now Representing Air Enterprises
We celebrated our warehouse luncheon with a Mexican fiesta catered by Margarita’s on Wednesday, May 18th. Jon Stahl & Anthony Behrendt with Accurex, displayed the new compact Direct Gas-Fired Make Up Air Unit, which is a perfect fit for low airflow applications in price sensitive markets. JRA Salesman & Controls expert, Aaron Ball, highlighted the new touchscreen pressure monitor by Price. We are now stocking this product in our warehouse. Thank you to everyone who came out for lunch!

April 6, 2016

JRA Warehouse Luncheon with Neptronic
JRA hosted our first warehouse luncheon of the season on Wednesday, April 6th. Kendall Brant, Regional Sales Manager for Neptronic, was in town to present on the SKG Gas Fired Humidifier as well as the brand new Pressurized Condensate Return System (PCR). Jennifer also displayed and presented on the IMI Flow Design Valves. We had a great turnout with 80 people in attendance. Thank you to Q-39 for catering our BBQ lunch! Make sure to check with your salesperson on when the next Warehouse Luncheon will be held.

April 2, 2016

JRA Now Representing KB Duct
JRA now represents KB Duct – the nations source for industrial ductwork. KB Duct has a complete offering of industrial ducting – flanged and clamp-together; offers individual components or a complete system and custom & special fabrications. Call JRA today for more information on KB Duct.

March 3, 2016

Ductsox’s New Product Catalog
Ductsox has released a new product catalog. It includes the different applications you can use the fabric ductwork and the different types of fabric ductwork they offer. Check out the new catalog here - http://www.jorban-riscoe.com/PDFs/Full-Line-2016.pdf

March 3, 2016

IMI Flow Design E-Catalog & Engineering Blog
IMI Flow Design has launched a new website which includes two very helpful sections – The Engineering Blog and the E-Catalog. The Engineering Blog is a section where their Chief Engineer, Mike Trantham, has posted write-ups on FAQ subjects. Videos and short presentations will be added in the future. You can view the blog here - http://www.flowdesign.com/category/engineering-blogs/. The E-Catalog is all updated with the latest IMI Flow Design literature, which you can find here - http://www.flowdesign.com/e-catalog/.

March 3, 2016

JRA Represents Marlo Coils
RA represents Marlo Industrial & Commercial Coil Products. They offer Fluid, Refrigerant and Steam Coils for all types of applications, from common comfort heating and cooling to complex thermal processes. Heat recovery, vapor recover, process heating & moisture removal are common applications for Marlo designed coils. Visit their website at http://www.marlocoil.com/.