Cooper Oates Air Conditioning Welcomes the McAlpines

Cooper Oates Air Conditioning welcomes Duke, John and Jeff McAlpine to the team. Duke joins the team as Senior Construction Advisor, John will be a Senior Account Manager and Jeff will take on the role of Senior Service Technician for our large commercial accounts.

Online PR News – 28-February-2014 – Sacramento CA – Cooper Oates Air Conditioning (COAC), Northern California’s premier mechanical contractor, announced that Duke McAlpine has joined the company as Senior Advisor to the Construction Division. As past president of the Northern California Regional ASHRAE chapter, the Associated Plumbing and Mechanical Contractors, twice for the Sacramento Regional Builders Exchange, and as former owner of Park Mechanical, Duke’s decades of experience will help further the COAC’s mission of helping owners, property managers and tenants improve the return on their building investments. “We are delighted to welcome Duke as our Senior Adviser. Duke’s breadth of knowledge and wisdom across the entire life-cycle continuum of design/build construction through service and replacement of HVAC systems will further enhance our ability to provide thoughtful and sustainable solutions to our customers”, said Cooper Oates Air Conditioning President, Ruzwa Cooper.

COAC also announced Duke’s sons, Jeff and John McAlpine, previously with Park Mechanical, have also joined the COAC team. John McAlpine has extensive HVAC system design and engineering experience and will take on the role of Senior Account Manager and is affiliated with the Building Performance Institute (BPI) and the Indoor Air Quality Association. NATE Certified, Jeff McAlpine will join the COAC service department as a Senior HVAC service technician who will focus on COAC’s large commercial clients. “Their business values of service timeliness, precision, expertise and collaboration are a wonderful compliment to our team and will add value for our customers” explains Robert Plotner, COAC’s Service Operations Manager.

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Cooper Oates Air Conditioning serves commercial building owners, property managers and tenants in the Northern California and Central Valley Region by managing the full life-cycle cost of their mechanical systems through efficient design, effective construction, dependable service and quality craftsmanship delivered by skilled professionals. Since 1972, we have helped clients increase the return on their building investment. More information is available at