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October 19, 2022  

Can Boilers Be “Resilient?”

Don’t write off fossil fuels just yet, as dual fuel options provide a logical bridge to lowering carbon emissions and keeping systems comfortable and resilient.

September 21, 2022  

2022 Modern Hydronics Summit: A Roaring Success

Keynote speaker John Siegenthaler kicked off the 2022 Modern Hydronics Summit with an insightful presentation on how hydronic heating and cooling are a perfect fit for modern net zero homes.

August 26, 2022  

WaterFurnace adds Advanced Remote Diagnostics/Controls to Heat Pump Systems

The Symphony 3.0 platform (contractor portal and home comfort platform) is available for its 3, 5 and 7 series and water-to-water WaterFurnace geothermal units.

August 16, 2022  

Differing Deltas

Both temperature control and pressure control of circulators on your hydronics system can work when matching flow rate with heating demand, but there are important distinctions.

August 8, 2022  

Armstrong Launches Mobile App to Optimize Pump Performance

The App is available for download in the Google Play Store and Apple Store.

July 18, 2022  

Watts Launches Water Quality Performance Monitors

The performance monitors send notifications when routine maintenance is needed such as media or filter changes.

May 16, 2022  

ASHRAE Conference Coming to Toronto

The five-day event includes eight conference tracks, over 80 sessions, tours, social experiences and industry-specific committee meetings.

May 3, 2022  

Dynamic VAV Optimization

An AI approach also allows for a more efficient and cost-effective BMS setup.

April 12, 2022  

Air Quality and Energy Efficiency

Combining a dedicated outdoor air system with active chilled beams is a modern hydronics solution for well conditioned spaces in buildings.

April 6, 2022  

MEET Show 2022 Open For Registration

Taking place May 4 & 5 in Moncton, New Brunswick, educational sessions will include presentations by Robert Bean and Bill Hooper.

March 16, 2022  

Registration Open for 2022 Modern Hydronics Summit

All new in 2022 will be Hydronics 101, a dedicated series of sessions exploring the fundamentals of hydronics systems.

March 15, 2022  

CMPX 2022 Product Spotlight

We canvassed manufacturers and their representatives to share what visitors can expect to see at this year’s show, and as a result we over 100 items listed.

January 4, 2022  

One Control to Rule Them All

How I got here and what I’ve learned about this industry.

November 23, 2021  

The Ups and Downs of the Expansion Valve

While there are multiple methods of accomplishing heat transfer, the most common uses the vapour compression cycle.

November 19, 2021  

Carlo Gavazzi introduces Low-Profile Switch Mode Power Supplies

Designed for building automation, the SPMA Series is a compact DIN mount solution with three frame sizes.

November 16, 2021  

Maximizing Fleet Productivity and Profitability

Contractors who may have reduced service staff during the lean times of the pandemic are now having trouble keeping pace with the increase in business.

November 9, 2021  

Fujitsu Offers New Single-Zone Halcyon Models

Enhanced controls platform provides multiple control options to optimize comfort and energy savings.  

October 28, 2021  

RIDGID PTC-400 Power Tubing Cutter

The PTC-400 has a quick-acting engagement feature with easy-to-use feed screw to ensure high-speed cutting.

October 27, 2021  

Family Business Transitions

The story often goes like this: the older generation poured their blood, sweat, and tears into building their own contracting company.

October 22, 2021  

ASHRAE Global Headquarters Reaches Net-Zero-Energy Milestone

In January 2020, ASHRAE began a $20 million renovation project on its new global headquarters building.

October 19, 2021  

Viega Reduces Waste by Replacing Printed Instructions With QR Codes

Printed instructions inside the packages of most ProPress, MegaPress and PureFlow products made in the U.S. are expected to be removed.

October 19, 2021  

Right Time Group of Companies Acquires furnaceguys

Furnaceguys marks the tenth acquisition completed by Right Time and Gryphon Investors, and the first Saskatchewan-based acquisition.

October 18, 2021  

Ontario Connecting Newcomers With Job Opportunities Across the Province

Organized by the YMCA/YWCA, tailored workshops are being provided to newcomers in Ottawa, Toronto, and other Ontario cities.

October 4, 2021  

Parts Kits for Pumps and Circulators From Armstrong

The Parts Kits includes all the replacement parts and related hardware required to complete specific service and maintenance tasks.

September 30, 2021  

Danfoss Celebrates New Canadian Office With Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony

Danfoss has operated in Canada for 69 years, including in Mississauga for the last 47.

September 28, 2021  

HVAC Companies Among Leaders in Canada 

The Globe And Mail top growing companies in Canada list includes businesses with energy efficiency and HVAC connections.