Author Archives: Bassett Mechanical

“It’s Nice Being Able to Work with People Who Really Care About You and Your Future”. Co-Op Student, Maddy, Shares Her Rewarding Experience at Bassett Mechanical

Bassett Mechanical has been participating in co-op student programs for 20 years. Throughout those years, the program has brought many hard-working, inspiring young people through our doors helping to launch many of them into exciting career paths in the trades. Recent co-op student, Maddy, shares her journey through our co-op program and how it has […]

Bassett Mechanical Supports American Cancer Society in 2019 Sole Burner

Associates at Bassett Mechanical wholeheartedly donated and participated in the 2019 Sole Burner in support of the American Cancer Society again this year. With beautiful weather and a great participant turn out,  Bassett Mechanical had 24 registered runners and raised $4,623.51 to support this cause. Participation helped support the event’s overall success with a total […]

Location Spotlight: Madison Business Continues to Create Customers for Life™

By: Kyle Klein, Madison Maintenance Solutions Specialist & Scott Heinz, Madison Area Manager Bassett Mechanical has long been established as a premier service provider in the Natural Refrigerant and HVAC markets throughout Wisconsin.  Our company dates back to 1936 with one man and a truck servicing home refrigerators and light commercial units. Fast forward to […]

Understanding the Importance of Chiller Maintenance

You already know that preventative maintenance is good for your car, but shouldn’t your HVAC runs at the same efficiencies? Doing regular preventative maintenance ultimately extends the life of your equipment,  provides energy efficiencies, and prevents you from making the “emergency” service call due to a system that has failed. In other words, if you […]

Bassett Mechanical’s Participation in UW Madison PSMP Program

UW Madison recently launched a unique program created for Process Safety Management Professionals and Coordinators whose industrial refrigeration work focuses on facilities using ammonia. This Process Safety Management Professional (PSMP) Certificate is a combined offering between the University of Wisconsin-Madison’s Engineering Professional Development and the Industrial Refrigeration Consortium (IRC). It provides an in-depth understanding of […]

From Idea to Implementation: The Journey From Refrigeration Engineering to In-House Fabrication

By: Dan Buechler, Manufacturing Superintendent & Mark Stencel, Director of Business Development Bassett Mechanical specializes in customized industrial refrigeration systems and components to fit the individual needs and applications of a variety of production facilities. Although each design and recommendation is customized, many of these systems will require the fabrication of vessels to support the […]

“Do What Is Right and Treat Others With Respect. If You Do That, You Will Find Success in Whichever Path of Life You Choose”. Meet Kim Bassett, President and CEO of Bassett Mechanical.

We sat down with Kim to talk about her journey to leadership at Bassett Mechanical and about the responsibilities of running a family and a family business. Q: Good morning, Kim! Can you share with us a little bit about yourself? A: Sure! I currently serve as Chief Cheerleader at Bassett Mechanical (aka President and […]