Yearly Archives: 2012


Jacobs installing HVAC at new Beaverton project, 45 Central

BEAVERTON — In the past month, bulldozers have crushed the last of a former mobile home park and torn away graffiti-marked fences on vacant land across from Nike headquarters.

They’re clearing the way for 45 Central, a 26-acre mixed-use development that could include office space, housing, a hotel and shops.

The property, formerly known as Murray Village, at the […]

Carrier Infinity Gas Furnace Highest Efficiency and Quietest

Carrier Achieves Breakthrough with Industry’s Highest Efficiency and Quietest Gas Furnace Models

Indianapolis, Indiana, April 11, 2012 – Carrier’s latest innovations to its Infinity® 98 gas furnace line top the industry, providing consumers with the most efficient furnace and the quietest furnace in the industry. Carrier, the world’s leader in high technology heating, air-conditioning and refrigeration solutions, […]

No ductwork? No problem for Jacobs & Daikin.

from: PGE ENERGIZE spring 2012 newsletter

Ductless Heat Pump Provides Affordable Solution to Satisfied Jacobs customer

Walt and Gretchen Hollands put up with electric baseboard heat in their southwest Portland home for a long time. Too long.

“The baseboard heaters did not provide even heat, and they were very expensive to run,” explains Walt, who has lived in […]

Residential New Construction permits up

May 24, 2012

Portland-area homebuilders are well on their way to their most productive year since 2008.

Metro builders pulled permits for 382 single-family homes in April, according to numbers released Thursday by the U.S. Census Bureau. That’s the most of any month in two years, and the strongest April since 2008. The homes permitted in April, […]

Carrier Infinity Heat Pump a “Hot 50 Product”

Carrier® High Efficiency Heat Pump with Greenspeed™ Intelligence Named One of the “Hot 50 Products” by GreenBuilder Magazine

Indianapolis, Indiana, May 17, 2012 – The Carrier® Infinity® 20 heat pump with Greenspeed™ intelligence was recently voted one of “The Hot 50 Products of 2012” by GreenBuildermagazine, a leading North American residential building industry publication. The GreenBuilder […]

Jacobs’ Project Killingsworth Station LEED Platinum

Killingsworth Station in North Portland landed LEED Platinum certification this week, a designation that developers say makes it one of the country’s greenest condominium projects priced under $300,000 per home.

The project, a partnership between the Portland Development Commission and Winkler Development, was developed to be affordable housing. The 57-unit building is located along the Max […]

Carrier Infinity 98 Gets Most Efficient Status

Jacobs and Carrier are pleased to announce that the 59MN7 Infinity 98 gas furnace family has attained the ENERGY STAR Most Efficient 2012 designation. This moniker recognizes the most efficient products among those that qualify for the ENERGY STAR. These exceptional furnaces represent the leading edge in energy efficient products this year.