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November 30, 2021  

The Duct Free Zone: History of the Mini Split

I had the pleasure of learning the history of the mini split from a man who actually lived it.

November 25, 2021  

Napoleon NS18 Heat Pump and Air Handler

The NS18 Series is compatible with any standard heat pump thermostats, smart thermostats or smart home systems working on 24V.

November 17, 2021  

AHR 2022 Innovation Award Winners Announced

The winners were selected by a panel of third-party ASHRAE judges who evaluated entries based on innovative design, creativity, application, value, and market impact.

November 10, 2021  

Condair Offering HumiLife Steam Humidifier for Homes

Steam is vented through forced air ventilation units and automatically regulated.

November 9, 2021  

Are ECM Upgrades Worth It?

HVAC service contractors encounter failed fan motors every day, it might be time to stock replacement units for customers interested in saving energy.

November 4, 2021  

Panasonic Launches “Breathe Well” Indoor Air Quality Solution

The company is launching a Partner Program open to HVAC contractors and indoor air quality specialists.

October 14, 2021  

New Edition of the HVAC Duct Construction Standards Released

The fourth edition of SMACNA’s HVAC Duct Construction Standards – Metal and Flexible includes the latest in sheet metal duct fabrication and installation requirements.

October 7, 2021  

Bosch Introduces Commercial QV Series Heat Pumps

The new water-to-air heat pumps deliver heat quietly and in compact cabinets.

October 6, 2021  

DuraVent Acquires Hart and Cooley

As a member of the HVAC industry since 1901, Hart and Cooley owns facilities throughout Canada, the United States and Mexico.

October 6, 2021  

Gryphon Investors Completes Investment in Southern HVAC

Southern HVAC represents Gryphon’s second home services acquisition in the last 10 months.

September 27, 2021  

Airstage VRF Multi-Position Air Handling Unit From Fujitsu

The ARUX unit is compatible with a variety of controller options, such as individual, central, and building management controllers.

September 2, 2021  

ENA Solution Debuts Smart Thermostat

ENASTAT includes features familiar in smart home thermostats, such as app-based controls, smart scheduling and zone setup.

August 31, 2021  

Trane Technologies Adds enVerid Systems HEPA Air Purifier to Portfolio 

enVerid’s ceiling-mounted HEPA air filtration units are expected to be available from Trane immediately across the United States and Canada.

August 23, 2021  

Registration Now Open for CIPHEX West 2021

Health and safety guidelines will be followed as per instruction by the Province of British Columbia.

August 19, 2021  

Allied Air introduces two-stage constant torque gas furnace

The 80G2E, an 80% two-stage constant torque gas furnace with EC motor, is available in the Ducane, Concord and Allied brands.

August 12, 2021  

Nortek Air Solutions Introduces Price Increase on Products

Nortek builds and sells custom commercial solutions for brands such as Governair, Huntair, Mammoth, Temtrol, Venmar, and Ventrol.

August 4, 2021  

Ontario Government to Improve Ventilation in Schools

Ontario is also expected to provide school boards with a standardized reporting tool on ventilation improvements.

July 30, 2021  

GE Appliances Introduces New GE Zoneline Ultimate V10

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

Tech Pulse
July 23, 2021  

HRVs, ERVs and Indoor Air Quality [30 Mechanical Minutes]

In this instalment of HPAC Magazine’s 30 Mechanical Minutes—the free webinar

July 22, 2021  

Systemair IV Smart EC – Modbus Jet Fan

Designed for the next generation of parking garage ventilation.

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 12, 2021  

White-Rodgers All-Spark universal ignition module

New connected device replaces more than 800 24V intermittent pilot and direct spark ignition part numbers in the HVAC market.

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 30, 2021  

Teledyne Flir Releases New MR265 Moisture and Thermal Imager

Using the MR265 will give anyone multiple ways to read and report moisture levels, as well as identify temperature anomalies that could denote issues from leaking pipes or overheating circuits.

June 28, 2021  

Free Webinar: Making the Most of HRVs/ERVs

Indoor air quality is top of mind for both home owners and building managers, so keeping up to speed on mechanical ventilation systems is paramount for all HVAC professionals. 

June 15, 2021  

Right Time Group Continues Acquisitions Across Canada

The expansion continued in June when Comfort Masters LTD became Right Time’s seventh acquisition.

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 3, 2021  

ASHRAE Opens Registration for 2021 Virtual Conference

The conference will feature over 100 live and on-demand sessions with updates from society leaders and virtual networking events.

May 3, 2021  

OptiFlex BACnet Building Controllers

Both models include Ethernet, serial, and USB ports for easy network connectivity.