Cool Improvements for the Coolest Exhibition of the Season: Edd Helms Air Conditioning & Electric Awarded Museum of Art Fort Lauderdale Air Conditioning Renovations to Prepare for King Tut

Sep 01, 2005, 01:00 ET from Edd Helms Air Conditioning & Electric

    FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., Sept. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- The Museum of Art | Fort
 Lauderdale has selected Edd Helms Air Conditioning & Electric, one of South
 Florida's top mechanical and electrical contracting firms, to perform the air
 conditioning improvements needed to host the King Tut exhibition, Tutankhamun
 and the Golden Age of the Pharaohs, opening later this year. With more than
 400,000 visitors expected, Edd Helms Air Conditioning & Electric started the
 project on July 12th and must complete the work by October 4th. According to
 Irvin Lippman, the Museum's Executive Director, "Edd Helms Air Conditioning &
 Electric provided the Museum with the best team capabilities for this critical
 project. They have been a business landmark in the South Florida community for
 30 years, and they have demonstrated their ability for our Museum to continue
 its exhibitions and daily operations during these improvements."
     With South Florida's marine climate, controlling humidity and temperature
 inside the Museum was essential to Fort Lauderdale's selection as just one of
 four U.S. stops for the King Tut exhibit. According to Tom Henz, of Fort
 Lauderdale-based Henz Engineering, which provided the HVAC design, "Wade Helms
 and his team at Edd Helms Air Conditioning & Electric understood the building
 technologies and the computerized building automation control system designed
 to manage the hundreds of variable conditions the Museum will experience with
 the attendance expected for Tut and other exhibitions."
     Broward County's elected officials have been most supportive of this
 project, with funding assistance approved by the Broward County Board of
 County Commissioners, and additional funding assistance through Nikki Grossman
 and the Greater Fort Lauderdale Convention and Visitors Bureau. Edd Helms Air
 Conditioning & Electric is also supporting exhibitions in 2005 and 2006 as a
 Museum Corporate Sponsor.
 
     Edd Helms Air Conditioning & Electric is a wholly owned subsidiary of the
 Edd Helms Group, Inc. (OTC Pink Sheets:   EDDH), located in Miami, Florida. They
 are members of the Greater Fort Lauderdale Chamber of Commerce, the Mechanical
 Contractors Association of South Florida, the National Electrical Contractors
 Association, the National Marine Manufacturers Association, and the Marine
 Industries Association of South Florida. Their related subsidiaries include
 Edd Helms Marine Air Conditioning and Edd Helms Electric Special Events. Visit
 them at http://www.eddhelms.com .
 
 

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    FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., Sept. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- The Museum of Art | Fort
 Lauderdale has selected Edd Helms Air Conditioning & Electric, one of South
 Florida's top mechanical and electrical contracting firms, to perform the air
 conditioning improvements needed to host the King Tut exhibition, Tutankhamun
 and the Golden Age of the Pharaohs, opening later this year. With more than
 400,000 visitors expected, Edd Helms Air Conditioning & Electric started the
 project on July 12th and must complete the work by October 4th. According to
 Irvin Lippman, the Museum's Executive Director, "Edd Helms Air Conditioning &
 Electric provided the Museum with the best team capabilities for this critical
 project. They have been a business landmark in the South Florida community for
 30 years, and they have demonstrated their ability for our Museum to continue
 its exhibitions and daily operations during these improvements."
     With South Florida's marine climate, controlling humidity and temperature
 inside the Museum was essential to Fort Lauderdale's selection as just one of
 four U.S. stops for the King Tut exhibit. According to Tom Henz, of Fort
 Lauderdale-based Henz Engineering, which provided the HVAC design, "Wade Helms
 and his team at Edd Helms Air Conditioning & Electric understood the building
 technologies and the computerized building automation control system designed
 to manage the hundreds of variable conditions the Museum will experience with
 the attendance expected for Tut and other exhibitions."
     Broward County's elected officials have been most supportive of this
 project, with funding assistance approved by the Broward County Board of
 County Commissioners, and additional funding assistance through Nikki Grossman
 and the Greater Fort Lauderdale Convention and Visitors Bureau. Edd Helms Air
 Conditioning & Electric is also supporting exhibitions in 2005 and 2006 as a
 Museum Corporate Sponsor.
 
     Edd Helms Air Conditioning & Electric is a wholly owned subsidiary of the
 Edd Helms Group, Inc. (OTC Pink Sheets:   EDDH), located in Miami, Florida. They
 are members of the Greater Fort Lauderdale Chamber of Commerce, the Mechanical
 Contractors Association of South Florida, the National Electrical Contractors
 Association, the National Marine Manufacturers Association, and the Marine
 Industries Association of South Florida. Their related subsidiaries include
 Edd Helms Marine Air Conditioning and Edd Helms Electric Special Events. Visit
 them at http://www.eddhelms.com .
 
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