HPAC Magazine

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Engineering

Article
June 19, 2020  

Get Your Motor Runnin’

An inside look at what’s driving your pumps and more.

News
June 10, 2020  

First Commercial ‘Air Scrubber’ Technology Installed in Canada

The smart scrubber can reduce the need for outside air by 60 to 80%, providing a potential 20 to 30% energy cost savings, reducing pollution and HVAC maintenance, and improving occupant comfort.

Article
March 10, 2020  

Calling In service calls

A Calgary-based startup introduces augmented reality platform that changes the way HVAC technicians deliver service.

Article
March 2, 2020  

Integrated Design

A case study in achieving IEQ and efficiency with human factor.

News
February 7, 2020  

Montreal-based HVAC start up receives $75 million investment

XNRGY Climate Systems building a new R&D and manufacturing facility to develop custom-designed energy-efficient air handling units for data centres and other industrial and institutional buildings.

News
January 29, 2020  

ASHRAE Releases Smart Grid Application Guide

“Harnessing the opportunities smart grid systems provide for creating more flexible and dynamic building systems is an integral part of our new energy future.”

Article
December 17, 2019  

The Agility of IoT

Smart technology developed by PCL Construction and Microsoft is simplifying tradespeople and developers’ jobs through crisis prevention and cost savings.

Article
October 28, 2019  

Sealing Building Envelopes

Blower door testing offers opportunity for contractors.

News
April 18, 2019  

TSSA seeks feedback on new regulatory framework

The Technical Standards and Safety Authority (TSSA) is seeking

Article
March 27, 2019  

Closing the gap in building strategy

Powerful trends in today’s marketplace demand new approaches to

News
March 4, 2019  

Employer and educator team up to create real-world learning environment

Durham College (DC) and Ontario Power Generation (OPG) recently

News
September 11, 2018  

Consulting engineering firms invited to submit project entries for awards program

Consulting Engineers of Ontario (CEO) has invited member firms

Article
August 29, 2018  

Change of vision with differential temperature control

Over time the hydronic industry has changed the approach

Article
August 24, 2018  

An abridged review of noise sources and methods to control sound transmission

Sound complaints are the number one indoor environmental quality

News
August 16, 2018  

Deadline approaches for ASHRAE 2019 conference, technical papers

ASHRAE has announced a call for papers for its

News
January 16, 2018  

Wilo USA and Weil Pump join ASPE as affiliate sponsors

Wilo USA and Weil Pump have signed on as

Article
December 20, 2017  

Event to host largest ever education program

The 2018 ASHRAE Winter Conference takes place January 20-24

Article
December 19, 2017  

Steam heating applications on the rise

Historically, steam has been a powerful resource for space

Article
December 19, 2017  

Let’s Talk Stink

Out of all the senses, the olfactory sense is

News
December 1, 2017  

Saniflo to complete Senegal sanitation project

Saniflo, in partnership with the Association Hydraulique Sans Frontières,

News
November 29, 2017  

Trane acquires leading energy storage company

Trane, a global provider of indoor comfort systems and

News
November 26, 2017  

Valeco inaugurates its first cogeneration plant in Canada

The Biomont Energie cogeneration plant is located near the

News
November 22, 2017  

ASHRAE Publishes 2017 Version of Thermal Comfort Standard

The 2017 edition of ASHRAE’s major thermal comfort standard

News
November 21, 2017  

McMaster University building functions as living laboratory of sustainability

A unique facility for undergraduate engineering opened recently at

News
November 20, 2017  

Canadian named president of Air Movement and Control Association

Doug Yamashita, executive vice president of sales and marketing,

News
November 19, 2017  

Initiative underway to accelerate retrofit economy

The Canada Green Building Council (CaGBC), Green Business Certification

Article
October 28, 2017  

Strive for perfection in hydronic system design

We live in a world where, for the most

Article
October 18, 2017  

Contemplating a chiller replacement?

When I was in high school, the cost of

News
October 6, 2017  

Danfoss joins UN initiative to help solve the world’s cooling challenges

Danfoss has been appointed a member of a new

Article
August 30, 2017  

How to improve commercial building design

Though not a new concept, the intentional practice of