In Brief

The New Jersey Plumbing-Heating-Cooing Contractors and Pennsylvania PHCC are teaming up for their third annual two-state trade show May 19 at the Trump Taj Mahal Casino and Resort in Atlantic City, N.J. More than 150 exhibitors plan to attend. The show is free and open to PHCC members and nonmembers. For tickets or more information contact NJ-PHCC Executive Director Denise Voorhees at 609/499-8070

• The New Jersey Plumbing-Heating-Cooing Contractors and Pennsylvania PHCC are teaming up for their third annual two-state trade show May 19 at the Trump Taj Mahal Casino and Resort in Atlantic City, N.J. More than 150 exhibitors plan to attend. The show is free and open to PHCC members and nonmembers. For tickets or more information contact NJ-PHCC Executive Director Denise Voorhees at 609/499-8070 or PA-PHCC Executive Administrator Elaine Hoffman at 717/541-9109.

• The Palm Beach Association of the PHCC will hold its 18th Annual Plumbing Trade Show from 5 to 9 p.m. April 12 at the South Florida Fairgrounds Expo East. More than 1,000 participants attend the show geared toward the South Florida plumbing contractors. Admission is free. For more details go to www.pbphcc.org, e-mail [email protected] or phone 561/740-1737.

Grundfos Technical Institute's 21/2-day training programs are designed to equip HVAC and hydronic distributors and dealers with product and technology knowledge about the application and sales of Grundfos' line of wet rotor circulators. Training programs will be April 18-20 and May 23-25 in Olathe, Kan., and June 7-9 and June 12-14 in Allentown, Pa. Tuition is $150. Applicants can register online at www.us.grundfos.com/training, by calling, call 913/227-3400, ext. 3436, or by e-mailing [email protected]

• Workplace alcohol use and impairment directly affects an estimated 15% of the U.S. workforce, or 19.2 million workers, according to a recent study conducted at the University at Buffalo's Research Institute on Addictions. The sample of participants was designed to reflect the demographic composition of the adult civilian U.S. workforce from ages 18-65.

• The Greater Cincinnati Region — Excellence Alliance will hold its ninth annual spring meeting April 25-27 in Virginia Beach, Va. The meeting is designed to promote networking, introduce new business ideas and showcase the products of EAI's strategic allies. Nonmembers are welcome. For more information, call 877/324-3444 or visit www.eainet.net