HPAC Magazine


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 15, 2021  

Zoning Considerations

Things to consider when planning your piping layouts.

September 8, 2021  

Understanding Evaporators

A fundamental element of the vapour compression cycle in refrigeration, it’s vital to revisit the basic functions of evaporators and how to keep them operating at their peak. 

August 18, 2021  

B.C. Launches Ammonia Safety Awareness Program

A series of free training courses developed due to the rise of ammonia-related incidents and hazards at provincial arenas.

July 30, 2021  

Rheem to Acquire Friedrich Air Conditioning

Friedrich Air Conditioning is a manufacturer of room A/C and other home environment products.

July 30, 2021  

GE Appliances Introduces New GE Zoneline Ultimate V10

Additional features include silent cooling, onboard diagnostics and WiFi capabilities.

July 20, 2021  

Mitsubishi Electric Introduces FS Mini-Split with Hyper-Heat Plus

New technology delivers 100% heating at -20C, and sustains high efficiency as low as -25C.

July 20, 2021  

The Trouble with Low Suction Pressure

A healthy refrigeration cycle requires close monitoring of pressures, both high and low.

July 15, 2021  

E Flow Technologies expands SMARTPACK fan packs

Now available for 480 – 600V 3-phase AC voltage 50/60Hz for Canadian applications.

July 7, 2021  

Air-to-Water Heat Pump Experience

This 30 Mechanical Minutes session shares details of a residential air-to-water heat pump installation.

July 6, 2021  

Refrigerant Management Canada Increases Fee on CFC-11 Refrigerant Disposal

The new fee is set to be $20.00/kilogram for CFC-11 refrigerant entering the program for destruction.

July 1, 2021  

Canadians Among 2021 ASHRAE Award Winners

Members recognized for their outstanding achievements and contributions to the organization and HVAC/R industry.

June 21, 2021  

World Refrigeration Day to Celebrate Cooling Champions

More than 15-million people are currently employed worldwide in the refrigeration sector.

June 10, 2021  

Johnson Controls expands water-cooled chiller portfolio

The Quantech QWC4 water-cooled screw chiller uses variable speed drive technology.

June 2, 2021  

Diving Deep Into BTU Meters

At its core a thermal energy meter is a device that measures the amount of thermal energy used in a fluid system over a given amount of time.

May 31, 2021  

Jaga expands hydronic fan coil unit line

The higher capacity Briza 22 and Briza 26 units are small enough to install in the wall or ceiling with either ducted or non-ducted systems.

May 25, 2021  

An Ounce of Prevention

The value of maintenance programs and the consequences of not maintaining A/C systems.

May 22, 2021  

Fieldpiece launches new vacuum pumps

Three new models to suit a variety of applications.

May 11, 2021  

What about Cooling?

The versatility of modern hydronics technology allows designers to create systems that are specifically designed to the needs and constraints of almost any building.

May 10, 2021  

Inverter Driven Air-to-Water Heat Pump

The new heat pump delivers both heating and cooling capacities.

May 7, 2021  

HXV Hybrid Cooler

Includes uninterrupted operation with multiple fans, optional redundant pumps and a variety of operating modes.

May 6, 2021  

EVAPCO Building Information Modelling (BIM) Files

The new 3D models include a full spectrum of products from evaporative to dry cooling towers, closed-circuit coolers and evaporative condensers.

May 4, 2021  

Cool Customers

Follow these steps to maintain the optimal performance of your residential clients’ cooling equipment.

April 30, 2021  

Smart climate control solutions


April 27, 2021  

Navac’s Mini-Split Toolkit

Nine-piece tool kit designed to make mini-split system installations more efficient for technicians.

April 20, 2021  

New School, New Hydronic Technology

The recently opened New Westminster Secondary School in B.C. is operating with a low temperature hydronic system and efficient heat emitter solutions.

April 19, 2021  

Heating and Cooling Solutions


April 13, 2021  

Net-Zero community coming to the Ottawa-Gatineau Area

All buildings at the Zibi waterfront development will be interconnected through a hydronic loop that will deliver heating and cooling generated at a central district energy plant.

January 13, 2021  

The Troubles I Have Seen

Sharp eyesight, an inquisitive mind and deductive reasoning are all required when solving HVAC problems.

December 10, 2020  

2021 Refrigerant Update webinar now available for viewing

The second instalment of HPAC Magazine’s free 30 Mechanical Minutes webinar series was held live Wednesday, Dec. 3, featuring HPAC contributor Dave Demma along with Jeffrey Zimmerman of Emerson Commercial and Residential Solutions and Chair of the HRAI Refrigerant Landscape Task Team.