Richard Hucks

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53 Chesterfield Dr.
New Castle, De 19720
phone (302)545-8756
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Illustrate my knowledge and years of experience so that peoples’ lives are made more comfortable for those that I service.

About me

Retiree of 8 years after 22 years of dedicated service from Christiana Hospital in Newark, DE and over 35 years of experience in HVAC and refrigeration in commercial/industrial/residential.Co-founder and owner of Hucks Brother Mechanical Contractors, providing over 35 years of service to the Tri-State region. Providing training for heating/air conditioning for installs and repairs.


Del Castle Technical Training School – 1973


  • Refrigeration Service Engineers Society
  • National Technology Transfers, Inc.
  • United Refrigeration – 2003
  • Seiberlich Trane Tracer Summit -2005
  • Safety Certificate – CCHS Maintenance – Christiana Hospital
  • Hazardous Materials Training and Simulated Spill operations – 1998

Technical skills

Christiana Care June 1983 – June 2005
Newark, DE


  • Maintain the upkeep and operation of heating and air conditioning equipment.
  • Demonstrates effective communication skills.
  • Follows logical and thorough troubleshooting procedure.
  • Follows proper refrigerant recovery, piping and charging practices.
  • Troubleshoots and repairs variable frequency drive, pneumatic and electrical control systems.
  • Ability to take accurate reading on cooling tower chemical treatment systems and chiller logs.
  • Responded to patient/staff temperature complaints.
  • Created a comfortable and safe environment for patients, visitors, and staff.
  • Prompt repair of equipment.

Hucks Brother Mechanical Contractors – 1975 – Present

  • Electrical troubleshooting for residential and commercial application.
  • Pipe replacement for refrigeration leakage, as well as defroster/timer replacements.
  • Excellent knowledge of over 35 years of air conditioning installations and repairs.
  • Maintained different equipment in well condition such as nitrogen, vacuum and hydraulic lines, and compressed air.
  • Over 35 years of training new recruited staff members.
  • Exceptional ability to setting up processes for HVAC systems or repair and maintenance of systems that are previously in position.

Latest Projects

  • Church installation of five new air conditioning units.
  • New residential heat pump condenser unit install.
  • 3 ton compressor replacement.
  • Install of new blower motors in air handlers for a carrier A/C system.
  • Install of new air duct system for return air in commercial building.