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New hires for Water-Right, Goodway and Waterline & Lyncar

December 11, 2017

Water-Right Vicki Andersen has been hired as associate brand manager for water treatment OEM, Water-Right. Andersen will assist in marketing efforts to uphold the company’s brand, and develop a long-term strategy for Water-Right wholesale product lines, including Sanitizer and Impression

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New hire and role changes for Viega sales and business development

December 8, 2017

Viega has hired Craig Cullen as its director of sales operations. In this position, Cullen is responsible for sales support as it relates to reporting, analysis and demand for forecasting and pricing analysis. He has more than 25 years of

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Valeco inaugurates its first cogeneration plant in Canada

November 26, 2017

The Biomont Energie cogeneration plant is located near the limits of the Frederick-Back Park, inside the Saint-Michel Environmental Complex in Montreal, QC. This site is well suited for the recovery of biomethane gas emanating from a former landfill that was

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Built Green Canada Partners with the City of Edmonton for EnerGuide Rebates

November 22, 2017

Built Green Canada and the City of Edmonton have partnered to offer a rebate for BUILT GREEN builders through the City’s “Spot the Difference” program. For a limited time, BUILT GREEN builders can earn a $200 rebate for each home

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Fergus first Canadian facility to earn A. O. Smith top safety award

November 17, 2017

The employees of A. O. Smith Corporation’s offices and distribution centre in Fergus, ON, have been presented with the Lloyd B. Smith President’s Safety Award for excellence in workplace safety. President and CEO Kevin J. Wheeler praised the Fergus team

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Hands-on training at spruced up Viega educational facility

November 9, 2017

Viega LLC recently unveiled its renovated Viega Educational Facility in Nashua, NH, including its Interactive Learning Center and improved hands-on training facilities. Along with the facility’s classrooms, the centre features 16 vignettes of Viega solutions. The vignettes offer touchscreen panels

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IPS Corporation sold to Sherman Capital Holdings

November 8, 2017

  IPS Corporation has announced that Sherman Capital Holdings LLC, a private investment firm, has purchased the company from Nautic Partners LLC, a private equity firm that had been the prior owner for nearly three years. IPS is a global

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Gas safety bulletin addresses heating buildings under construction

November 3, 2017

Alberta Municipal Affairs and industry representatives have developed an information bulletin (G-01-17) to inform builders, contractors, renovators, gasfitters/sheet metal workers and owners of the requirements to ensure the installation and operation of gas heating appliances comply with the manufacturers certified

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CHC Award of Merit goes to Richard Peck

October 30, 2017

Congratulations to Richard Peck, vice president, Slant/Fin for being recognized with the Canadian Hydronics Council Award of Merit. The award recognizes an individual for a significant body of work over a lifetime in the Canadian hydronics industry. “This award is

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What you need to know about the industry workhorses

October 25, 2017 by Ian McTeer

Everyone involved in HVAC and refrigeration works with electric motors almost every day. Whether designing new products, specifying equipment, installing, maintaining or repairing a variety of heating, ventilation or cooling products, an electric motor and its needs are regularly the