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June 30, 2022  

ASHRAE Hosts Annual Conference in Toronto

A few Canadians were recognized among the Society’s 2022 Honour and Awards recipients.

June 14, 2022  

Webinar: Embracing Virtual System Design and Collaboration

Join a free webinar on Friday, June 24th at 1 pm (eastern time) presented by Trimble to learn how to increase collaboration and productivity in the construction workflow.

June 7, 2022  

Feds Funding District Energy System Study for New Glasgow, Nova Scotia

The heating network using biomass and wind energy would connect over 90% of buildings in the community.

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.

Tech Pulse
May 9, 2022  

Sizing Plastic Pressure Piping [30 Mechanical Minutes]

On Wednesday, April 20, 2022 HPAC Magazine hosted a

April 26, 2022  

So Many Unsung Heroes

The mechanical trade operates effectively every day thanks to the people on the front lines and those behind the scenes.

March 28, 2022  

The “New” 2020 National Model Codes Finally Released

The 2020 Model Codes—Building, Plumbing, Fire and Energy—include nearly 400 changes since the last update.

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.

February 23, 2022  

Canadians Recognized Among ASHRAE Outstanding Achievement Awards

Robert Bean and Tim McGinn, both of Calgary, honoured as Fellows of ASHRAE.

November 25, 2021  

Ontario Makes Investment to Attract Young People to Skilled Trades Careers

The funding is expected to help attract more students to trades and ensure employers have the workers they need to grow their businesses.

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 15, 2021  

New Report Highlights Canadian Interest in Building Green

More than 1,200 industry professionals around the world were surveyed for the report.

November 9, 2021  

CIB and Enwave Form Partnership to Expand District Energy Projects In Toronto and Mississauga

CIB is expected to commit $600 million to the project which allows Enwave to accelerate and scale the build-out of its district energy systems.

October 28, 2021  

Canada Infrastructure Bank Invests $19.3 million in Toronto Western Hospital Heating Retrofit Project

Being called the world’s largest raw wastewater energy transfer project, it will transfer thermal energy to and from wastewater flowing in the mid-Toronto interceptor sewer.

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 20, 2021  

Panasonic Debuts New Intelli-Balance 200 Energy Recovery Ventilator to Canada

Designed to increase airflow in tightly built homes with both exhaust and supply air.

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 14, 2021  

Danfoss Breaks Ground on New Turbocor Manufacturing Facility 

The new facility will triple current manufacturing capacity to meet a fast-growing demand from the American, European and Asian Pacific markets.

October 12, 2021  

Cornerstone Laid at Kingston’s First Geothermal Residential Building – The Geo

The Geo’s concept was inspired by the City of Kingston when it became the first municipality in Ontario to declare climate change as an emergency in 2019. 

October 7, 2021  

MCAC Awards More Than $17,000 in Scholarships

The scholarship series has awarded close to $70,000 to deserving post-secondary students.

October 7, 2021  

Ouellet Canada Presents Électro-Fédération Scholarship to Charles-Olivier Duquette

The purpose of the scholarship, which is worth $3,500, is to support students so they can achieve and realize their career aspirations.

October 7, 2021  

Tribe Property Technologies Partners With Eddy Solutions

Eddy Solutions is a network and service provider specializing in water monitoring and leak detection.

October 1, 2021  

NTI Introduces New Mounted Indirect Water Heater

Features stainless-steel coil and with its capability of 445 GPH first-hour recovery rate, 20-gallon S20W and 65-gallon indirect tanks.

September 30, 2021  

Next 30 Mechanical Minutes: Hydronics – Optimal Tubing Depth in Slabs

John Siegenthaler will share what he’s learned and how contractors can ensure optimal performance for their clients.

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.