Rushville Republican

Business

May 6, 2013

Trane celebrates a 100-year legacy

Rushville facility marks anniversary with employee celebration

RUSHVILLE — Trane, a leading global provider of indoor comfort solutions and services and a brand of Ingersoll Rand, is celebrating its centennial anniversary of delivering performance, innovation, commitment and knowledge to its communities. Trane locations in more than 50 countries around the world are commemorating this milestone with events throughout the month of April.

More than 100 employees at the Rushville manufacturing plant celebrated 42 years of local service April 19, 2013, with a barbeque and cake cutting ceremony. Included in the celebration was an open house for employees, family, friends and members of the community. Not including employees, approximately 185 visitors toured the facility and were treated to a catered meal and prizes. More than 30 employees volunteered to help with the event, including tours of the facility.  A “memory lane” shared pictures of employees and product from the past 42 years.   The event was a tremendous success. Mayor Mike Pavey provided a proclamation in honor of the anniversary.  

Trane operations in Rushville provide important benefits to the local community, with a long history of supporting organizations that enhance the lives of area residents and institutions. In 2012 the site contributed to community programs such as United Fund, Brian’s Cause and Toys for Tots. Additionally, the site has committed to collecting 100 bottles of shampoo, 100 pounds of food and 100 articles of clothing for a local shelter to mark the centennial anniversary.

“Trane has been a proud citizen of Rushville for more than 42 years,” said Greg Harcourt, plant manager for Trane Rushville. “We enjoy a legacy of partnership with our customers and the communities where we live and work. Support from local government, a hardworking culture and strong community ties are all important factors to the continued success of our company.”

James Trane and his son Reuben founded the Trane Company as a family business in 1913. Today, Trane is at the edge of technology in areas of residential and commercial heating, ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC). We are a leading provider of residential HVAC systems and help customers achieve high performance buildings in these main markets across the world: healthcare, education, hospitality, retail, commercial, industrial and data centers.

One look at the brand’s proud history and it becomes clear that Trane employees are some of the most innovative and creative in the industry.

As part of its celebration for the 100th anniversary of Trane, Ingersoll Rand will rang the closing bell at the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) on April 29.

For more information on Trane historical achievements, visit http://www.trane.com/Commercial/100years.

– Rushville Republican

 



 

1
Text Only
Business
  • U.S. jobless aid applications fell WASHINGTON (AP) - Fewer people sought U.S. unemployment benefits last week, as jobless claims remain at relatively low levels that point toward stronger economic growth.Weekly applications for unemployment aid fell 14,000 to a seasonally adjusted 289

    August 8, 2014

  • Choose carefully when remodeling to boost home value With summer in full swing, home remodeling is top of mind for many homeowners. And by all the evidence, the return on home improvement investments has never been better. For most people, a home is their biggest investment. A home remodeling or replac

    August 8, 2014

  • bus-rv080114-citizens pic Citizens State Bank expands local team Citizens State Bank has announced Samantha Coon as a new teller who will serve the Rush County market. She will be working at our Rushville branch located at 1802 N. Main St., Rushville. She brings a tremendous amount of team building and customer se

    August 1, 2014 1 Photo

  • Edward Jones Moves Up on the FORTUNE 500 List RUSHVILLE - Financial services firm Edward Jones moves up on the annual FORTUNE 500 list, as published by FORTUNE magazine, in its second appearance in two years, according to the following Rushville area Edward Jones financial advisors: * Brian D Hu

    June 13, 2014

  • bus-rv061314-fussner release pic Fussner completes 2nd year at Institute for Organization Management WASHINGTON, D.C.-- Institute for Organization Management, the professional development program of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation, is pleased to announce that Sandy Fussner, Executive Director of the Rush County Chamber of Commerce, has recen

    June 13, 2014 1 Photo

  • U.S. businesses boost April stockpiles 0.6 percent WASHINGTON (AP) -- U.S. businesses increased their stockpiles in April by the largest amount in six months, signaling business optimism that future demand will keep rising. Business inventories rose 0.6 percent after a 0.4 percent March gain, the Com

    June 13, 2014

  • Farm Credit schedules ribbon cutting RUSHVILLE - Farm Credit Mid-America, an agriculture lending cooperative serving farmers, rural residents and agribusinesses throughout Indiana, Ohio, Kentucky and Tennessee, will hold a ribbon cutting ceremony on May 29 for their new office in Rushvi

    May 16, 2014

  • Purdue NExT online learning program launches global website, now open to individuals, businesses, industry WEST LAFAYETTE -- Purdue NExT, an online interactive learning program, has launched its global website, offering 25 new classes. Purdue NExT is an outgrowth of PurdueHUB-U, an online education initiative announced in 2012. It is based on HUBzero, a p

    April 25, 2014

  • Student business competition announces finalists, Demo Day presentations WEST LAFAYETTE - Three Purdue University student-based startups have advanced to the final round of the Boiler Mini-Accelerator Competition or "Boiler," where they will compete for nearly $10,000 in funding. The Boiler, a student-run business competi

    March 28, 2014

  • Congressman Messer honors training program Congressman Luke Messer has made it a matter of Congressional Record that he strongly supports the Manufacturing Matters fast track training program in Rush, Wayne, and Fayette counties. In the Congressional Record dated Feb. 25, 2014, he congratulat

    March 14, 2014

Featured Ads
AP Video
US Trying to Verify Video of American's Killing FBI Director Addresses Ferguson Shooting in Utah Raw: Police at Scene of St. Louis Shooting Police: 2 Calif. Boys Planned School Shooting NOLA Police Chief Retires Amid Violent Crimes Lunch Bus Delivers Meals to Kids Out of School Water Bottles Recalled for Safety Researcher Testing On-Field Concussion Scanners Rockets Fired From Gaza, in Breach of Ceasefire Raw: Japanese Military Live Fire Exercise Police, Protesters Clash in Ferguson Independent Autopsy Reveals Michael Brown Wounds Nashville Embraces Motley Crue Obama: 'Time to Listen, Not Just Shout' Lawyer: Gov. Perry Indictment a 'Nasty Attack' Raw: Russian Aid Convoy Crosses Into Ukraine Iowa Man Builds Statue of a Golfer Out of Balls Assange Gets Cryptic About Leaving Embassy in UK Raw: Building Collapse in South Africa, 9 Dead Raw: Pope Francis Meets 'Comfort Women'
Hyperlocal Search
Premier Guide
Find a business

Walking Fingers
Maps, Menus, Store hours, Coupons, and more...
Premier Guide
Parade
Magazine

Click HERE to read all your Parade favorites including Hollywood Wire, Celebrity interviews and photo galleries, Food recipes and cooking tips, Games and lots more.