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Even Water Distribution – Kuul Evaporative Technologies Best Practices

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Proper water distribution is vital for system performance. Kuul evaporative media supports air velocities up to 700 feet per minute without carryover. If exceeded, a drift eliminator cassette captures any potential for expelled water droplets up to 800 feet per minute. Let’s look inside and see the proper configuration for effective water distribution. At…

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Alliance Air Products Utilizes Powerful Cooling Technology to Beat the Tijuana Heat

In the sweltering heat of Tijuana summers, where temperatures often soar into the nineties and beyond, powerful cooling technology comes to the rescue to provide a comfortable working environment. Alliance Air Products, a versatile manufacturer of custom air handlers, recognized its need to provide a cooling solution for its Tijuana workers. Alliance’s products, which…

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How Does Safety Increase Productivity?

Ensuring employee safety is crucial for productivity. By implementing safety methods in the workplace, staff can prioritize safety and recognize its importance. This link between safety and productivity is essential for the well-being of both employees and the organization

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AHR Expo’s Promising Outlook for the HVAC Industry This Year

The HVAC industry can expect to see some exciting changes this year after the 2023 AHR Expo concluded in Atlanta earlier this month. The three-day event, held from Feb. 6-8, featured over 1,800 participating companies and their displays, along with over 35,000 attendees. The promising direction that the HVAC industry is headed in will offer…

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A History Made by Its People with Michelle Bauer and Henry Denton

Twenty-seven years is a long time between friends. Michelle Bauer and Henry Denton should know; that’s how long each has been with Portacool, back when it was part of the General Shelters Group. Bauer, an Engineering Projects Coordinator, and Denton, an Engineer at Portacool, talked about Portacool’s rich history and the many changes along its…

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The Rising Growth of Portable Evaporative Coolers

There is a growing demand for commercial cooling solutions, as indicated by the past two years. Industry experts say the evaporative cooling market hit $5.76 Billion in 2021, which they expect to reach $8.41 Billion by 2027. It’s evident; the market isn’t cooling off any time soon. Ben Wulf, President & CEO of Portacool, LLC,…

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Cool Solutions: Internationally Dealing Cooling Portacool Products in Europe

While the cooling (and heating) business is quite a niche area, a Portuguese-based company has found success in the field thanks to its relationship with Portacool — a Texas-based portable cooling manufacturer. In the latest episode of the podcast “Keep Kuul with Portacool,” host Tyler Kern interviewed Nuno Couceiro, the CEO of Ameno — a…

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Innovations in Healthcare: A Discussion with Dr. Craig Joseph at HIMSS 2024
May 24, 2024

Innovations in healthcare were easy to spot at the recent HIMSS 2024 conference. Healthcare Rethink’s Brian Urban caught up with one of those innovators for a live discussion at HIMSS 2024. podcast, Their conversation opens a window and dialogue into the cutting-edge trends reshaping healthcare technology today. This episode features Dr. Craig Joseph, the…

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Achieving Professional Growth and Preventing Burnout: The Importance of Time Management and Support Networks in a Fast-Paced World
May 23, 2024

In today’s fast-paced world, balancing professional growth with personal well-being is more crucial than ever. With the rise of remote work, digital transformation, and the constant hustle culture, finding this balance has become a significant challenge for many. A survey conducted by Deloitte suggests that a whopping 77% of professionals experience burnout at work….

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In this episode of the Fans First series, Jesse Cole, the mastermind behind the Savannah Bananas, shares with us that in the vibrant world of marketing, creativity knows no bounds—a philosophy embodied by a prop room and studio teeming with eclectic costumes and outlandish ideas. This creative hub, seemingly disconnected from conventional themes like bananas,…

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College sports is undergoing a significant transformation with the advent of Name, Image, and Likeness (NIL) rights and the increasing prevalence of transfer portals. These changes are reshaping how college staff operate, presenting both opportunities and challenges. With the rise of NIL deals and transfer portals, understanding the behind-the-scenes impact on college coaching staff…

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Keep Kuul: The Cost of Heat Stress and Heat Injuries in the Military and the Correlation to Civilian Occupations.
June 16, 2022

Shon Wainscott, National Accounts Manager at Portacool, sees a direct correlation between keeping cool in the military and keeping cool on the job. Wainscott spent fifteen years serving in the Army, the bulk of that time in the infantry. He spoke about his experiences with Tyler Kern and why it’s essential to have the proper…

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Keep Kuul with Portacool: Chilling the Middle East and North Africa

People in the U.S. know Portacool and their line of evaporative coolers, but Portacool is also a chilling force in 56 other countries. Ziad Ibrahim, Regional Sales Manager for Portacool’s Middle East and North Africa Segments, dropped by to talk about the unique cooling needs of this region of the globe. The challenge for the…

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Keep Kuul with Portacool: Heat Stress Comes Full Circle

Keeping employees safe, cool, and productive is essential in any work environment. The role heat stress plays was the topic of this episode of Keep Kuul with Portacool. Tyler Kern reached out to Klint Barton, Regional Manager for Automotive, Southeast Division at Portacool for his perspective. Barton understands the seriousness of heat stress because he…

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Keep Kuul: Mexico, A Unique Market

Keeping spaces cool is critical in many different environments. Traditional ways to do this, such as with AC fans can be expensive and inefficient. In looking at the markets that Portacool serves, these statements are true for the unique case of Mexico. Keep Kuul host Tyler Kern spoke with Leo Martinez, National Accounts Manager for…

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Cooling Fans Help LA Manufacturer Fight the Heat
October 12, 2021

Heat is a threat to many worksites across the country. While there’s no way to eliminate it, companies can be proactive about keeping workers safe. That’s exactly the mantra of Craig Williams, Safety and Security Manager at Omni Specialty Packaging, a manufacturer, marketer and distributor of lubricants and chemicals for the automotive and industrial sectors….

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Keep Kuul: Powerful Cooling Solutions to Keep Your Employees Comfortable

As the weather across the country shifts to the warmer seasons, Todd Waldhauser, Director of Sales at Portacool, stopped by to talk to host Tyler Kern about keeping employees cool and comfortable when that thermometer begins to rise. And, as Waldhauser reminded Kern, temperature control is a year-round concern. Even if it’s cool outside,…

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How Do Portable Cooling Solutions Handle the Heat?

Sunny South Florida is known for many things – nightlife, beaches, great food, and more – but it’s also known for some at-times-overwhelming heat and humidity. It comes with the territory, but that doesn’t always mean residents and visitors alike don’t want to keep cool. That’s why, for this episode of Keep Kuul, a Portacool…

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Keep Kuul: Maintaining Production Excellence from Assembly to Delivery

A company’s production processes must be the best to deliver best-in-class products. Joshua Sanford may be new to the Portacool family, but he knows work excellence when he sees it. Sanford, Portacool’s Manager of Production Engineering, spoke about the philosophy that helps produce quality products that serve as the cooling industry’s benchmark. The team culture…

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Keep Kuul: Developing a Customer Service-Centered Culture
March 3, 2021

It’s easy for companies to claim a commitment to culture, but how many of them actually practice and uphold their values in their day-to-day operations? And for the organizations that do, what are some ways to help ensure those values stick? Ben Wulf, the CEO of Portacool in east Texas, answers these questions and more…

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Even Water Distribution – Kuul Evaporative Technologies Best Practices
July 7, 2023

Proper water distribution is vital for system performance. Kuul evaporative media supports air velocities up to 700 feet per minute without carryover. If exceeded, a drift eliminator cassette captures any potential for expelled water droplets up to 800 feet per minute. Let’s look inside and see the proper configuration for effective water distribution. At…

Read More
How Does Safety Increase Productivity?

Ensuring employee safety is crucial for productivity. By implementing safety methods in the workplace, staff can prioritize safety and recognize its importance. This link between safety and productivity is essential for the well-being of both employees and the organization

Read More
AHR Expo’s Promising Outlook for the HVAC Industry This Year

The HVAC industry can expect to see some exciting changes this year after the 2023 AHR Expo concluded in Atlanta earlier this month. The three-day event, held from Feb. 6-8, featured over 1,800 participating companies and their displays, along with over 35,000 attendees. The promising direction that the HVAC industry is headed in will offer…

Read More
The Rising Growth of Portable Evaporative Coolers

There is a growing demand for commercial cooling solutions, as indicated by the past two years. Industry experts say the evaporative cooling market hit $5.76 Billion in 2021, which they expect to reach $8.41 Billion by 2027. It’s evident; the market isn’t cooling off any time soon. Ben Wulf, President & CEO of Portacool, LLC,…

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Cool Solutions: Internationally Dealing Cooling Portacool Products in Europe
November 4, 2022

While the cooling (and heating) business is quite a niche area, a Portuguese-based company has found success in the field thanks to its relationship with Portacool — a Texas-based portable cooling manufacturer. In the latest episode of the podcast “Keep Kuul with Portacool,” host Tyler Kern interviewed Nuno Couceiro, the CEO of Ameno — a…

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Surviving the Summer Heat in Industrial Settings
June 11, 2022

With the summer season well underway, people are experiencing the heat in full force. The sweltering temperatures can be particularly challenging for those working in industrial settings, where heavy machinery and large vehicles can generate additional heat. One such setting is the Heavy Duty Fleet Shop, where high-volume vehicles are transferred on a daily…

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Tips for Moving Your Portacool and ensure Optimal Performance and Protection

Portacool takes pride in providing their customers with top-notch products and exceptional customer service. As part of our commitment to excellence, they understand that their customers may need to move their Portacool from one location to another. While they recommend that the cooler be kept upright to ensure optimal performance, there are certain situations…

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Stay Cool, Enjoy Gathering and Bug-Free with the JS250 by Portacool

As the temperatures start to rise, having a reliable cooling solution in place becomes essential. And for those who love spending time outdoors, a portable evaporative cooler can make all the difference. The JS250 setup is an impressive piece of equipment with its compact design, making it easy to move around, and its powerful…

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Portacool’s Versatile Cooler Ideal for Challenging and Hazardous Locations

Brent Fisbec, a representative of Portacool, is currently present in East Texas, and has brought along the latest innovation from his company – the hazardous location series cooler. Designed to operate in hazardous locations, this cooler is a versatile and effective solution for a variety of applications. With the help of this innovative technology,…

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Beat the Heat with Portacool Evaporative Coolers
June 9, 2022

Among the many options available, Portacool evaporative coolers have emerged as a popular choice, providing a quality, portable cooling solution to customers across the US and beyond. Whether it’s for outdoor events, industrial workspaces or personal use, Portacool’s range of portable evaporative coolers offers an economical and effective cooling alternative where traditional air conditioning…

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Summer has arrived, and with it comes the warm weather that everyones eagerly awaits. People are heading outside in droves, trying to spend as much time as possible with friends and family while enjoying the beautiful weather. However, as the temperature starts to climb, it can become quite uncomfortable to spend time outdoors. To make…

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Keep Kuul: The Cost of Heat Stress and Heat Injuries in the Military and the Correlation to Civilian Occupations.
June 16, 2022

Shon Wainscott, National Accounts Manager at Portacool, sees a direct correlation between keeping cool in the military and keeping cool on the job. Wainscott spent fifteen years serving in the Army, the bulk of that time in the infantry. He spoke about his experiences with Tyler Kern and why it’s essential to have the proper…

Read More
Surviving the Summer Heat in Industrial Settings
June 11, 2022

With the summer season well underway, people are experiencing the heat in full force. The sweltering temperatures can be particularly challenging for those working in industrial settings, where heavy machinery and large vehicles can generate additional heat. One such setting is the Heavy Duty Fleet Shop, where high-volume vehicles are transferred on a daily…

Read More
Tips for Moving Your Portacool and ensure Optimal Performance and Protection
June 9, 2022

Portacool takes pride in providing their customers with top-notch products and exceptional customer service. As part of our commitment to excellence, they understand that their customers may need to move their Portacool from one location to another. While they recommend that the cooler be kept upright to ensure optimal performance, there are certain situations…

Read More
Stay Cool, Enjoy Gathering and Bug-Free with the JS250 by Portacool
June 9, 2022

As the temperatures start to rise, having a reliable cooling solution in place becomes essential. And for those who love spending time outdoors, a portable evaporative cooler can make all the difference. The JS250 setup is an impressive piece of equipment with its compact design, making it easy to move around, and its powerful…

Read More
Portacool’s Versatile Cooler Ideal for Challenging and Hazardous Locations
June 9, 2022

Brent Fisbec, a representative of Portacool, is currently present in East Texas, and has brought along the latest innovation from his company – the hazardous location series cooler. Designed to operate in hazardous locations, this cooler is a versatile and effective solution for a variety of applications. With the help of this innovative technology,…

Read More
Beat the Heat with Portacool Evaporative Coolers
June 9, 2022

Among the many options available, Portacool evaporative coolers have emerged as a popular choice, providing a quality, portable cooling solution to customers across the US and beyond. Whether it’s for outdoor events, industrial workspaces or personal use, Portacool’s range of portable evaporative coolers offers an economical and effective cooling alternative where traditional air conditioning…

Read More
Making the Most of Your Summer – Enjoying the Outdoors with Portacool
June 9, 2022

Summer has arrived, and with it comes the warm weather that everyones eagerly awaits. People are heading outside in droves, trying to spend as much time as possible with friends and family while enjoying the beautiful weather. However, as the temperature starts to climb, it can become quite uncomfortable to spend time outdoors. To make…

Read More
Keep Kuul with Portacool: Chilling the Middle East and North Africa
May 14, 2022

People in the U.S. know Portacool and their line of evaporative coolers, but Portacool is also a chilling force in 56 other countries. Ziad Ibrahim, Regional Sales Manager for Portacool’s Middle East and North Africa Segments, dropped by to talk about the unique cooling needs of this region of the globe. The challenge for the…

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Keep Kuul with Portacool: Heat Stress Comes Full Circle
April 19, 2022

Keeping employees safe, cool, and productive is essential in any work environment. The role heat stress plays was the topic of this episode of Keep Kuul with Portacool. Tyler Kern reached out to Klint Barton, Regional Manager for Automotive, Southeast Division at Portacool for his perspective. Barton understands the seriousness of heat stress because he…

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