Patriot Mechanical optimizes growth potential
by aligning with CMS Nextech.

Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipiscing elit. Ut elit tellus, luctus nec ullamcorper mattis, pulvinar dapibus leo.Patriot Mechanical is an industry leading HVAC/R service provider in the Richmond, VA area. CMS Nextech is America’s largest independent self-performing commercial HVAC/R service provider specializing in commercial HVAC/R maintenance, repair, and replacement.

The alignment will provide additional resources to both organizations allowing continued growth and enhanced customer service in the Richmond and surrounding areas.

” From the founding of Patriot in 2009 to today, myself, Morty Hudson, and Kendall Lewis have sought to be the go-to HVAC services company in the area. By aligning with CMS Nextech, we have the platform to enable us to recruit, expand, and continue to provide great service to our current and future customer base.”
-Donald Smith, President of Patriot Mechanical

“It is a pleasure to welcome Patriot Mechanical to our team. With the help and leadership of Donald, Morty, and Kendall, Patriot Mechanical has become one of the leading HVAC companies in the Richmond, VA area over the past decade. Patriot Mechanical’s team will be a great addition to the CMS Nextech family, allowing us to expand our presence and support in these regions.”
-John Gelp, CMS Nextech CEO

About Patriot Mechanical
Patriot Mechanical prides itself in quality work and provides commercial HVAC service, repairs, and installation services in the greater Richmond area. Founded in 2009, Patriot provides all aspects of commercial HVAC service including building automation, chillers, cooling towers, and roof top units. Other services offered by Patriot include pipe fitting and mobile welding services for the installation of HVAC equipment. For more information, please visit

About CMS Nextech
CMS Nextech is America’s largest independent self-performing commercial HVAC/R service provider and continuing to grow. Over the past 30 years, a continued focus on quality, value, and integrity has enabled us to create strong relationships with thousands of long-term customer partners. Using our large self-performing coverage area, commercial expertise, dedicated support, innovative technology, and years of experience, we provide service designed to meet our customer’s unique needs. Our goal is to establish strong relationships and be a strategic partner with each customer for the long term.

Industries serviced include dining, grocery, restaurants, retail, outlet stores, medical facilities, warehouses, distribution centers, and more. CMS Nextech provides 24/7 nationwide service with directly employed self-performing technicians in 45 states and an established peer network in remaining areas. Headquartered in Melbourne FL, employees are located nationwide and service over 50,000 active customer sites.