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Human Resources

News
January 21, 2022  

HRAI and ESCO Institute to Develop New Refrigerant Safety Program 

The new program is anticipated to launch in June 2022.

News
January 20, 2022  

Enercare Acquires Syles Mechanical Services

Syles has been in business for more than 50 years, delivering heating, cooling, plumbing and electrical services.

News
January 19, 2022  

Oatey Enlists Social Media Influencers as Brand Ambassadors

First launched in June 2021, the company’s Social Media Ambassador program now includes four Canadian plumbers among its 10 ambassadors.

News
January 18, 2022  

Viessmann Invests in Canadian Forests

The investment is part of the company’s sustainability strategy, which manages forest areas in the interest of climate protection.

Article
January 18, 2022  

Gravity is Free

The greatest lessons learned on the job come from making mistakes in the first place.

News
January 17, 2022  

Deschenes Group Reports the Passing of Jacques Deschenes

Jacques joined Deschênes & Fils Ltée in 1954, was president/CEO of Groupe Deschênes from 1988 to 2000, and he continued to serve on the Board until their most recent meeting in December 2021.

News
January 13, 2022  

Skills Ontario Launches New Career Exploration App

Ontario college applicants can now discover 150+ skilled trade and technology specialties.

News
January 11, 2022  

Uponor Announces Departure of Bill Gray as President, North America Building Solutions

Formerly general manager for Uponor Ltd. in Canada, Gray was president Uponor North America for almost a decade.

News
January 11, 2022  

Marcone Acquires Munch’s Supply

In recent months, Munch’s Supply started moving into the Canadian market with two Ontario acquisitions.

Article
January 11, 2022  

The Beauty of Lessons Learned

Taking a few trips down memory lane to share some learned experiences.

News
January 10, 2022  

Darryl Singleton Named President of Aqua-Tech Sales and Marketing

In addition, Chris Neilson has been promoted to vice president operations.

News
January 7, 2022  

Students Awarded with HRAI Bursary

The $1,000 bursary assists in maintaining a higher caliber of HVAC/R industry personnel.

News
January 5, 2022  

AD Canada Holds First Women in Industry Network Event

The virtual event included two panel discussions featuring successful women and men from a myriad of fields and background.

News
January 4, 2022  

Action Furnace Acquires Direct Energy Alberta Home Services Businesses

The new acquisition adds over 40 HVAC experts to the Action Furnace teams in Calgary and Edmonton.

News
January 4, 2022  

Wolseley Canada Names New National Director, HVAC

Jason Bloedow was most recently with Johnson Controls, where he led the HVAC construction sales team.

News
December 17, 2021  

AHR Expo Publishes 2022 Trend Report

The AHR Expo will take place in Las Vegas, NV January 31 – February 2.

News
December 14, 2021  

Master Group Expands to the U.S.

The acquisition of Virginia-based Value Added Distributors includes three regional HVAC distribution companies with 19 branches across six states.

News
December 14, 2021  

Munch’s Supply Acquires Ontario-based TML Supply

TML Supply marks the second Ontario acquisition completed by Munch’s Supply.

News
December 10, 2021  

Right Time Continues to Grow with Purchase of Climate Air Heating & Air Conditioning

Climate Air marks the eleventh acquisition completed by Right Time.

News
December 10, 2021  

Investment in Building Construction Increases in October

Residential construction investment rose 1.4% to $12.9 billion in October, the first increase in five months.

News
December 9, 2021  

People on the Move: Viessmann Canada, Tosot Bathica, Superior Boiler, Max Corp.

Harald Prell is retiring from Viessmann Canada at the end of 2021.

Product
December 3, 2021  

Armstrong Fluid Technology Launches Single Phase Pumps for Light-Duty Installations

The new Design Envelope pumps are now available for use with single phase power (200-230V) from 1/3 to 2hp.

News
December 3, 2021  

CIPH Recognizes Two Honourary Life Members for Their Contributions

Harald Prell and Joe Senese received the Institute’s highest honour, and Ken Samson was recognized with CIPH’s 50-year Service Award.

Product
November 30, 2021  

Navien Introduces New Line of PeakFlow Scale Prevention Products

The three new models include point-of-entry and commercial grade scale prevention.

News
November 29, 2021  

Toronto Considering an Accelerated Climate Strategy

If adopted by City Council, Toronto will be one of only three big cities in North America with a net zero by 2040 target.

News
November 25, 2021  

Manitoba to Dedicate Funding Towards Upgrading Ventilation Systems in Schools

In August 2021, the province issued formal guidelines on ventilation for schools.

Product
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.

News
November 25, 2021  

Mechanical Contracting Sector Contributes to British Columbia Relief Efforts

Individuals can make a contribution to this fund and support fundraising efforts through the Canadian Red Cross.

News
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.

News
November 23, 2021  

CIPH Board Approves the Establishment of the CIPH Women of Distinction Award

Nominees must demonstrate commitment to mentoring, developing and promoting women in the plumbing and heating industry.