Read our latest press coverage and press releases about our broad portfolio of commercial condensing boilers, high efficiency water heaters, aftermarket services and energy recovery solutions.

AERCO Benchmark Boilers in the NFL!

Baby it's cold outside, but AERCO is just getting heated up! AERCO’s Benchmark boilers were featured in the recent nationally televised divisional playoff game between the Chiefs and the Colts at Arrowhead Stadium in Kansas City, MO! Arrowhead Stadium uses three Benchmark 3000 boilers to power their turf warming system, which keeps the field ice- and snow-free for game time and creates softer fields that help prevent concussions and other injuries with athletes. Congratulations to our Kansas City rep, Blackmore & Glunt, who sold the trio of Benchmarks to Arrowhead Stadium! See additional...

AERCO Checks In at HotelPoint

AERCO participated again at this year’s HotelPoint, which was held April 7-10 in San Antonio, TX. HotelPoint brings together engineering, design and construction professionals from across the hospitality industry. Find out more about how AERCO’s hospitality solutions can help mitigate legionella risks and reduce operating costs at and

AERCO Heads West to AAHOA

AERCO was an exhibitor at the recent AAHOA trade show, which was held April 24-27 in San Diego, CA. AAHOA is the largest hotel owners association in the world with more than 18,000 members. Find out more about how AERCO’s hospitality solutions can help mitigate legionella risks and reduce operating costs at and

AERCO Heats Things Up at 2019 AHR Expo

AERCO Heats Things Up at 2019 AHR Expo Despite the brisk January temps, there was never a chilly moment for the AERCO team at this year’s AHR Expo, which took place in Atlanta, Georgia, January 14-16. Tens of thousands of industry professionals from all over the world rolled into Atlanta to see the latest and greatest products, idea s and technologies in the industry. Best-in-class heating solutions were on display in AERCO’s booth including Benchmark Platinum , Innovation , SmartPlate , AM Series and Modulex . For more information on our products or latest technology, contact your local...

AERCO Introduces Most Advanced Commercial Condensing Boiler Yet – Benchmark® Platinum

Blauvelt, NY – January 30, 2017 – Twenty years after introducing the Benchmark series of high efficiency, condensing boilers, AERCO launches the Benchmark ® Platinum , their most advanced commercial condensing boiler yet. The Benchmark Platinum features a powerful bundle of innovative technologies including AERtrim, AERCO’s patented O 2 Trim technology, Dual Returns, and onAER Remote Monitoring, in addition to an industry-best warranty.

AERCO Introduces Multi-Fuel Condensing (MFC) Hydronic Boiler

Orlando, FL – January 25, 2016 – AERCO International (AHR booth #3417), a leading provider of environmentally friendly solutions, introduces its Multi-Fuel Condensing (MFC) hydronic boiler that brings high reliability and cost efficiency to projects and facilities requiring backup fuel. Capable of being fired with natural gas, propane or #2 fuel oil, the MFC is designed for condensing applications in closed loop hydronic systems designed into healthcare buildings, military bases, emergency shelters, industrial operations and similar facilities.

AERCO Introduces Packaged Skid Systems

Orlando, FL – January 25, 2016 – AERCO (AHR booth #3417), a leader in high efficiency boilers and water heaters, announces it now offers complete engineered packaged heating and hot water systems that save installation time, lower overall construction costs, deliver superior lifetime performance and increase ROI.

AERCO Introduces the AMR (AM Rapid Recovery Series)

AERCO Introduces AM Rapid Recovery Series, A Complete High-efficiency Water Heating Solution AMR Family is Integrated Solution that Meets Water Heating Needs of Multi-family, Education, Lodging, Medical, and Commercial Facilities Blauvelt, NY – June 2015 – AERCO International, a leading water heating solution innovator, introduces the AM Rapid Recovery (AMR) water heating system that combines the high-efficiency, reliable AM water heaters with an integrated thermal buffer, pump and all required piping in a single compact heating plant package. The complete solution provides contractors,...

AERCO Introduces The OriGen Energy Recovery Solution

AERCO Introduces The OriGen, an Energy Recovery System That Creates Clean Power and Delivers Enterprise-level ROI The OriGen Creates Clean, Renewable Power from Waste Heat Across a Wide Variety of Applications including Biomass, Geothermal/Solar and Heat Recovery Orlando, FL – January 25, 2016 – AERCO International (AHR booth #3417), a pioneer of condensing boilers that recover latent heat from the unit itself to save energy, has expanded its portfolio with The OriGen, an innovative energy recovery system that converts waste heat into clean, renewable power. Because of its ability to capture...

AERCO Ready to Fly High at Sea Air Space

AERCO will be at Sea Air Space expo May 6-8 in National Harbor, MD. All industry professionals are encouraged to stop by Booth 121 to learn more about AERCO’s solutions for the Navy. You can also visit

AERCO Reporting for Duty at JETC

AERCO will be at JETC conference and expo May 7-9 in Tampa, FL. All industry professionals are encouraged to stop by Booth 413 to learn more about AERCO’s solutions for the military. You can also visit

AERCO Salutes USS Gerald R. Ford

AERCO is proud to have partnered with the U.S. Navy for more than 60 years and prouder still to have our SINE (Semi-Instantaneous Navy Electric) water heaters on board their newest ship, the USS Gerald R. Ford. The ship is named after the 38th President of the United States, Gerald Ford, whose World War II naval service included combat duty aboard the light aircraft carrier Monterey in the Pacific Theater. The USS Gerald R. Ford is the lead ship of her class of United States Navy aircraft supercarriers (the SINE water heater will also be on board t he second aircraft carrier in the Ford Class...

AERCO’s Tankless Innovation Water Heater Delivers Reliability, Energy Savings and Peace of Mind

AERCO’s Tankless Innovation Water Heater Delivers Reliability, Energy Savings and Peace of Mind Blauvelt, NY, January 2016 – As the water heater market increasingly transitions from storage to tankless technology, AERCO’s Innovation continues to provide engineers, contractors and building owners with a safer, more reliable water heating system that is easy to install, delivers energy savings and lowers operating costs. The Innovation is a compact, highly efficient tankless water heater that delivers instantaneous hot water with no storage tank or standing water that has to be heated up and...

Article: Benchmark® Platinum Optimizes Performance and Efficiency

Benchmark® Platinum’s Innovative Technologies Optimize Performance and Efficiency The Benchmark Platinum is AERCO’s most advanced boiler yet featuring a powerful bundle of innovative technologies including AERtrim (patented O 2 Trim technology), Dual Returns (enables design flexibility and maximum efficiency), and onAER Remote Monitoring (unique pro-active health of system monitoring).

Article: Boilers and Water Heaters Fill Vacancy for Efficient and Reliable Performance

D.C. Hotel Saves More Than $100,000 Annually At a luxury Capitol Hill hotel in Washington, D.C., the water-heating system, which consisted of two 16,000-MBtu fire-tube boilers and two large indirect water heaters that ran off the boilers, dated to the Carter administration. Because they were nearly 40 years old, the boilers had to operate continuously to prevent leaskage. Although the system was designed with 100-percent redundancy, it had no isolation valves, so the unit firing had to produce extra hear just to temper the cold water flowing through an off boiler. As a result, the system was...

Article: Designing Dual Return Commercial Condensing Boiler Systems

Maximizing hot-water-system efficiency in commercial condensing boilers and water heaters. When it comes to hot-water-system efficiency, most of the discussion seems to center on specifications associated with boilers and water heaters. For maximum operational efficiency to be achieved, consulting-specifying engineers and facility owners and managers need to consider overall system design as well. Utilizing dual returns when configuring a hot-water system can result in an 8-percent improvement in efficiency, compared with more traditional single-return designs commonly used in facilities,...

Article: Dialysis Provider Replaces Ailing Boilers, Expects Healthy ROI

Recently, a Northeast Ohio dialysis provider discovered the original boiler systems at two of its locations were failing. Both facilities had old, inefficient non-condensing boiler systems that were extremely unreliable, resulting in higher energy bills.

Article: New Breed of High-Efficiency Condensing Commercial Boiler

Among building owners, facility managers, and consulting-specifying engineers who design hotwater systems, the last 10 years perhaps best can be described as the 'efficiency decade.' As more attention has been paid to green initiatives, LEED points, and the like, the efficiency ratings of boilers have become an all-important consideration.

Article: New York College Lowers Operating Costs with High-Efficiency Heating, Hot Water

Hamilton College Upgrades Heating Systems in Ice Rink, Dormitories Much like its namesake - Alexander Hamilton, the first U.S. Treasury secretary - Hamilton College has a keen eye for finances. When administrators of the small liberal-arts school in Clinton, N.Y., set out to upgrade heating and hot-water systems, they sought a local company that manufactures reliable, high-efficiency products that deliver lower operating costs and bring a high return on investment (ROI): AERCO International Inc., maker of Benchmark boilers and SmartPlate water heaters. AERCO and Hamilton College have a...

Article: Tankless Water Heaters - What Owners Need to Know

What Owners Need to Know About Tankless Water Heaters Cost, space, and safety benefits of tankless solutions By Kunal Shah AERCO International Inc. Blauvelt, NY For the new generation of mechanical rooms, lower operating costs, greater realiability, and environmental-friendliness are the name of the game. This is leading consulting-specifying engineers, architects, and facility owners and managers to leave no stone unturned in their search for the best possible return on investment (ROI). Considering water-heating systems typically are second only to HVAC systems in terms of energy...

History Channel's Operation Build: Heating Things Up With AERCO

AERCO is a recognized leader in delivering high-efficiency, cost-effective commercial and industrial heat and hot water solutions , expanding to include hybrid climate and energy recovery solutions . Their products are built of the highest quality created in a state-of-the-art facility in Blauvelt, NY. They provide reliable comfortable heat and hot water to people in a variety of facilities including education, hotels, government, office buildings, healthcare, industrial and multifamily housing units.

Hitting the Jackpot with Energy Efficiency

In an effort to prioritize visitor satisfaction, the Cowlitz Indian Tribe installed compact, high efficiency Benchmark boilers at its 368,000 square foot ilani Casino Resort in Ridgefield, Washington.

James F. Dagley Appointed President of AERCO

Blauvelt, NY – July 15, 2016 – AERCO International, a Watts company and a leading supplier of boilers and water heating products, is pleased to announce that James F. Dagley has been appointed as the company’s new President. Jim comes to AERCO from Johnson Controls where, during the past 13 years, he filled leadership roles of increasing responsibility in the fields of sales, marketing, and business development. Most recently, Dagley served as Vice President, Product Sales, responsible for a $2 billion sales plan to profitably grow more than 70 categories of HVAC equipment and controls in...

Jim Dagley Speaks at GEED Panel; AERCO Partners with Alliance to Save Energy

AERCO was proud to sponsor and partner with Alliance to Save Energy on their annual “Evening with the Stars of Energy Efficiency” Awards Dinner. For more than 20 years, this prestigious event, held in Washington D.C., has been the preeminent showcase for energy efficiency’s most industrious advocates and innovators, and is attended by more than 400 stakeholders from industry, government and academia. Earlier that day, AERCO’s President Jim Dagley was chosen to be on the Alliance to Save Energy’s Great Energy Efficiency Day (GEED) panel where he, along with other leaders from across the...

PVI Industries Acquired by Watts Water Technologies

NORTH ANDOVER, Mass. – November 3, 2016 – Watts Water Technologies, Inc. (NYSE: WTS) has acquired PVI Industries, LLC, effective November 2, 2016. PVI is a leading manufacturer of engineer-specified plumbing and heating equipment for new construction and building retrofits. Its solutions utilize any of the common energy sources (gas, oil, electric, steam, and hot water) or combinations of energies in storage tanks ranging from 125 to 4500 gallons. The company is based in Fort Worth, Texas, and its production is 100% dedicated to the ASME commercial market with no residential manufacturing...

US Builders Review Editor's Choice

AERCO was featured as Greenbuild / US Builder's Review's "Editor's Choice 2015." "Heat, Hot Water and Energy Recovery Solutions Based in Blauvelt, New York" Written by: Jeanee Dudley Click here for article on the US Builders website Click here to view the digital edition AERCO has long served as a developer and manufacturer of energy-efficient hot water systems. Launched in 1949 as Angelery Engineering and Research Co. by Henry Angelery, the business jumpstarted its reputation with a revolutionary design for an on-demand hot water heater that provided a continuous flow of hot water at a...

USNS Comfort Provides Much-Needed Aid to Puerto Rico

The USNS Comfort seagoing Medical Treatment Facility has landed in Puerto Rico to provide aid to the island recently devastated by Hurricane Maria. 500 medics have been deployed aboard the ship to offer mobile surgical hospital service, acute medical care and humanitarian relief to victims of the hurricane. AERCO B+II WaterWizard water heaters installed on the ship will assist in this effort by providing much-needed hot water. The Norfolk-based ship has more than 1,000 beds and 11 operating rooms. It has given medical relief to thousands of injured civilians and military personnel around the...