2017 National Safety Stand Down Event

Stand Down Cert.
May 5, 2017

Innovative participated in National Safety Stand Down on May 3rd for the second consecutive year. This OSHA sanctioned event is meant to bring awareness to the dangers of falls from elevations. Falls continue to be the leading cause of death in the construction industry. In 2015, 39% of deaths (364 personnel) in construction positions in… Read More »

R22 Phase-Out

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October 12, 2016

Six years ago, the U.S. added regulations driven by global warming concerns that impacted the refrigeration community. Each year since 2010, the production and importing of R-22, a common hydrochlorofluorocarbon (HCFC) refrigerant, have been exponentially limited. The phase-out will end with nationwide ban of virgin R-22 on January 1, 2020 under the EPA’s Significant New… Read More »

Welding Apprenticeship Program Featured by SVWDB

August 3, 2016

Innovative is proud to have worked with the Shenandoah Valley Workforce Development Board to create our registered apprenticeship program. It’s been a tremendous success that has allowed us to provide additional training and education to our employees. We currently have over 15 welder employees in training. The apprenticeship program is a combination of on the… Read More »

Innovative Refrigeration Systems Adds 100 New Jobs

July 26, 2016

Innovative Refrigeration Systems Adds 100 New Jobs Company invests $1.6 million Lyndhurst, VA—Innovative Refrigeration Systems announces it will invest $1.6 million and create 100 new jobs over the next three years.  The Lyndhurst, Virginia-headquartered business currently employs 94 at its Lyndhurst plant and employs 235 employees throughout the U.S. Michael McGinnis, President of Innovative Refrigeration,… Read More »