November 30, 2018 | MINNPOST | Deanna Kuennen, the community and economic development director for the city of Faribault, said the area has been able to woo companies thanks to a combination of their natural assets as a city and officials’ outreach efforts.
October 8, 2018 | Star Tribune | Labor shortages have forced manufacturers finally to act on raises, more benefits.
October 4, 2018 | Health Facilities Management | Manufacturers add features to traditional HVAC workhorses, improving efficiency and safety
October 2, 2018 | Harper College News Bureau | Harper College has opened its new B.E.S.T. (Building Energy Systems Technology) Laboratory to serve as a state-of-the-art resource for students in the new Building Automation Systems program.
October 1, 2018 | ACHR the News | Each heating technology offers unique benefits for commercial buildings
September 24, 2018 | PR Newswire | Harper College's new BEST (Building Energy Systems Technology) Laboratory is a resource for students who are studying in the Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning and Refrigeration program.
September 13, 2018 | MSP Business Journal | Minnesota's manufacturing industry contributes about $48.2 billion to the state's economy, according to the Department of Employment and Economic Development.
September 6, 2018 | Twin Cities Agenda | Local Commercial HVAC manufacturer Daikin Applied Americas Inc. is looking to expand operations with a $40.3 million project on deck.
September 4, 2018 | Twin Cities Business | Daikin Applied Americas, which manufactures commercial heating, ventilation and air condition systems, is expanding its Faribault site; DEED is contributing $2.35 million to the project.
September 4, 2018 | Star Tribute | New factory promises to add 200 new jobs next year
August 31, 2018 | Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal | Daikin Applied Americas Inc. is planning a $40.3 million expansion of its manufacturing operations in Faribault that will add 132 jobs over five years.
August 17, 2018 | Star Tribune | With plants in Faribault and Owatonna, Daikin Applied Americas is making Minnesota home.
August 8, 2018 | Great River Energy | Great River Energy is also assisting in the project by covering Rice County’s portion of the financial investment through the first use of the cooperative’s new business expansion loan program.
August 6, 2018 | Mankato Free Press | Daikin Applied in Faribault and Owatonna will partner with SCC to restructure workforce training.
July 30, 2018 | ACHR the News | Automation in commercial HVAC brings whole-building focus.
July 30, 2018 | ACHR the News | Where climate permits, an increasing number of schools are digging deep to find more efficient heating and cooling solutions.
July 25, 2018 | JARN | Daikin’s Innovation Roadshow has been travelling the country, since the tour kicked off on May 1, bringing the latest technology to life for thousands of people nationwide.
July 22, 2018 | Owatonna People's Press | Nearly 100 runners and walkers braved the 5K distance Saturday morning to raise money for Steele County Relay For Life in the fourth-annual Daikin Dash.
July 20, 2018 | JARN | With the smallest footprint in the industry, Daikin’s new OptiLine™ is the ideal solution when livable space is at a premium. Engineered for high-rise apartments, office buildings, dormitories, and hotels, OptiLine provides new levels of quiet, comfortable, and economical heating and cooling in a very slender package.
June 18, 2018 | ACHR the News | The IoT enables smart HVAC equipment to communicate real-time data, optimizing efficiency