HPAC Magazine

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Human Resources

News
October 3, 2022  

Wolseley Canada Continues Bursary Program for Indigenous Students in the Skilled Trades

The Wolseley Canada Indigenous Student Bursary was put in place to help Indigenous students across Canada reach their full potential with funding for post-secondary education.

News
October 3, 2022  

Canada Infrastructure Bank, Lulu Island Energy Company and Corix Close on $175 Million District Energy Investment 

The financing will allow for more than 170 new residential and mixed-use commercial development sites in the Richmond, B.C. area by 2050.

News
October 3, 2022  

Fujitsu Launches Global Rebrand

From October 3, 2022 onwards, all existing and future VRF and mini-split lines will be labeled as Fujitsu branded Airstage products.

News
September 29, 2022  

North American Sustainable Refrigeration Council Releases Free Leak Reduction Guide

The guide proposes equipment specification measures for new refrigeration systems to minimize leaks and reduce overall greenhouse gas emissions.

News
September 27, 2022  

Ontario Invests $90 Million Into the Skills Development Fund

Funding applications will be accepted starting September 29, 2022, and will close January 31, 2023.

News
September 27, 2022  

NRCan Offering Financial Aid to Building Owners/Operators

Funding will reimburse commercial and institutional buildings that implement the ISO 50001 energy management system standard.

News
September 21, 2022  

HRAI Annual Conference Addresses Climate Concerns and Industry Opportunity

Bill Davis, vice president/general manager with Ecco Supply, takes over the role of Chair of the HRAI Board of Directors for 2022-23.

News
September 20, 2022  

CAF-FCA Launches Program Under Canadian Apprenticeship Service

To support apprentice employment, the federal government’s Apprenticeship Service is encouraging small- and medium-sized employers to hire level 1 apprentices by offering $5,000 grants.

Product
September 20, 2022  

RIDGID RP 115 Mini Press Tool

The RP 115 Mini Press Tool is designed for residential and lightweight commercial plumbing use.

News
September 20, 2022  

Due North Acquires Mtl Cool

Due North was rebranded in 2022 and combines retail refrigeration companies QBD, Minus Forty and Mtl Cool into one organization.

News
September 16, 2022  

Danfoss Canada Office Celebrates 70th Anniversary

Initially located in Toronto, the office began as a one-person sales site, grew into a sales and manufacturing operation with as many as 150 employees.

News
September 14, 2022  

Investment in Building Construction Increases in July

In July, construction in Trade and Services surpassed pre-COVID-19 pandemic levels, with substantial growth over the previous 12 months.

News
September 13, 2022  

New ASHRAE Standards Available For Purchase

Expanded and revised for 2022, both standards specify minimum ventilation rates and other measures in order to minimize adverse health effects for occupants.

News
September 13, 2022  

CHC Conference Less Than Two Weeks Away

Canadian Hydronics Conference lands in Saskatoon September 27 – 28.

News
September 7, 2022  

Navien Now Doing Business in Canada as Navien Canada, Inc.

Navien celebrated the official announcement of Navien Canada, Inc. on August 29 in Surrey, British Columbia with the grand opening of their first Canadian distribution centre.

News
September 6, 2022  

Hydrogen Heating Network to Host State of the Industry Webinar

The inaugural conference will be a half day conference, with presentations and a panel of speakers.

News
September 6, 2022  

CIPH and HRAI to Present Economic Update and Outlook Webinar

The free webinar will take place on Wednesday, October 26, 2022 from 1 p.m. to 2 p.m.

Article
September 6, 2022  

Modern Hydronics 2022 – The Summit

The Sixth edition of the Summit returns as a one-day in-person event.

Article
August 30, 2022  

What’s New in Refrigeration

Smart electronic technologies are improving operational efficiencies for refrigeration projects.

News
August 29, 2022  

Feds Invest $28 Million to the Nova Scotia Apprenticeship Agency’s Apprenticeship Start Plus Project

The project will create at least 5,200 more apprenticeships in Atlantic Canada.

News
August 26, 2022  

Two Canadians Among Trane Technician of the Future Scholarship Award Winners

Congratulations to Mark Jommel Santiago of Seneca College and John Pratt from the British Columbia Institute of Technology.

News
August 24, 2022  

Two Joseph K. Seidner Awards Handed Out This Year

The Canadian Regulatory Council on Plumbing (CRCP) and Ralph Suppa, President and General Manager of CIPH, took home the awards.

Article
August 24, 2022  

Working with Refrigerants

Where we’ve been and how we’re preparing for more climate-friendly, mildly-flammable, alternatives.

News
August 23, 2022  

Enercare Acquires HydroSolution 

The transaction marks Enercare’s first acquistion in Quebec, where HydroSolution serves more than 275,000 customers.

News
August 22, 2022  

Canada Green Buildings Strategy Reaches Public Engagement Process

The Canada Green Buildings Council estimates that Canada’s green buildings industry could support approximately 1.5 million direct jobs by 2030.

Product
August 19, 2022  

Little Giant Introduces 5-Series Submersible Utility Pumps

The 5-MSP, originally launched in 1980, is used for general water circulation in ponds, fountains, water displays and hydroponics.

News
August 18, 2022  

Candace Woods Joins Wolseley Canada as VP, Marketing and Digital

Candace will join Wolseley on September 7, 2022, bringing more than 20 years of experience.

News
August 17, 2022  

NSI Industries Acquires SUPCO

NSI Industries is a provider of electrical, HVAC and building technology product solutions.

News
August 16, 2022  

Next 30 Mechanical Minutes: Expansion Tank Talk

John Siegenthaler will share his knowledge on tank selection and installation considerations.

News
August 16, 2022  

Feds Invest $33 Million Towards the Skilled Trades Awareness and Readiness (STAR) Program

The STAR program encourages Canadians to explore and prepare for careers in the skilled trades.