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News
June 23, 2022  

FortisBC Introduces Commercial Rebate for Gas Absorption Heat Pumps in Canada

FortisBC started testing gas absorption heat pumps at the end of 2019 as part of a pilot program to better understand how these units would operate in real-world settings.

News
June 21, 2022  

Graham Prokopetz Wins the 2022 Darryl Cruickshank Red Seal Industry Award

The award recognizes an individual from industry who has made an outstanding contribution to the promotion or development of apprenticeship training in Canada.

News
June 21, 2022  

Navac Partners with DRM Repair Centre

DRM Repair Centre in Toronto specializes in the service and repair of recovery machines and vacuum pumps for air conditioning and refrigeration.

News
June 21, 2022  

New Program Designed to Help Homeowners Complete Deep Retrofits

Interest-free loans of up to $40,000 will be available per household.

News
June 20, 2022  

Celebrating the 4th Annual World Refrigeration Day

More than 15 million people are employed worldwide in the refrigeration sector.

News
June 14, 2022  

CB Supplies Donates $10,000 to the Canadian Mental Health Association

With this donation, CB Supplies will directly support the CMHA branches in York/South Simcoe and Peel/Dufferin with $5,000 each.

News
June 14, 2022  

Virtual Event to Explore Present and Future of Smart Buildings

Focusing on the present and the future of smart buildings, expert speakers will address the factors shaping both new and retrofit projects.

News
June 14, 2022  

Viega Fittings Meet Seismic Standards

The fitting assemblies withstood acceleration factors up to SDs 2.0 for at least 30 seconds.

News
June 8, 2022  

MCAC Accepting Applications for the Richard McKeagan Scholarship Series

Since its launch in 2006, the scholarship series has awarded more than $70,000.

News
May 31, 2022  

Ontario Colleges Partner to Launch 4-Year Business Degree for Tradespeople

First-of-its-kind online Bachelor of Business Administration (Trades Management) to be offered by Algonquin, George Brown and Mohawk.

News
May 31, 2022  

Government of Canada Launches New Apprenticeship Service Program

The federal government will invest $247 million in employer supports across Canada.

News
May 25, 2022  

Rehau to Withdraw Business in Russia

The company says a corresponding preliminary agreement has now been signed.

News
May 25, 2022  

Wolseley One Toronto Tradeshow Back for 2022

The event will take place on Wednesday, June 8.

News
May 25, 2022  

Virtual Event to Explore Present and Future of Smart Buildings

The event will provide practical advice for engineers, architects, contractors and integrators.

Product
May 25, 2022  

Teledyne FLIR Unveils VS80 Videoscope with Seven Probe Options

The VS80 is outfitted with a 1024 × 600 high resolution (HD) seven-inch touchscreen display.

News
May 19, 2022  

Two weeks away! The District Energy Association Annual Conference is Coming to Toronto

Since 1909, the IDEA annual conference has connected members of the district energy industry from across North America.

News
May 19, 2022  

Investment in Building Construction Continues to Increase

The total value of investment in building construction increased 9.2% to $59.7 billion in the first quarter of 2022.

News
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.

News
May 16, 2022  

Dream Kicks Off Net Zero Retrofit Initiative

A $136.6-million investment from the Canada Infrastructure Bank is funding this work.

Article
May 12, 2022  

CO2 As A Refrigerant? Yes…CO2

There has been a move towards considering and using CO2 as a refrigerant in supermarket systems in the last several years.

News
May 11, 2022  

We Want to Hear From You! Take Part in our Charge-Out Rates Survey

If you participate and include your e-mail at the end of the survey, you will be entered to win one of four $50 Petro-Canada gift cards.

News
May 11, 2022  

MEET Show Celebrates Successful Return

Nearly 6-thousand attendees took part in the 2022 edition.

Product
May 11, 2022  

Watts Introduces Mixing Valves with PEX F1960 Connections

Connections are available in ½” and ¾” sizes.

News
May 11, 2022  

New Carbon Neutral Community Progressing in Ottawa-Gatineau 

Zibi is the only district energy system (DES) in a master-planned community in North America to use low-grade post-industrial waste for the heating of buildings.

News
May 10, 2022  

American Standard to Partner with HGTV Canada’s New Trading Up with Mandy Rennehan Series

The series premieres Thursday, May 12 at 10 pm ET/PT.

News
May 10, 2022  

Daikin Applied Announces Price Increases

The increase is expected to apply to all new commercial orders received after May 25, 2022.

News
May 10, 2022  

People on the Move: Bradford White, Thermo 2000, Stelpro, Watts…

Bradford White Canada has announced a pair of promotions.

Article
May 10, 2022  

7 Tips to Grow Your Contracting Business

Here are seven practical suggestions for HVAC residential service business owners interested in growing their businesses in 2022.

Product
May 10, 2022  

Noritz Releases Enhanced Scale Shield Water Treatment

By reducing limescale, the new Scale Shield boosts the unit’s longevity while also minimizing scale build-up in other plumbing fixtures and fittings.

News
May 4, 2022  

NAPCO Pipe & Fittings Renamed to Westlake Pipe & Fittings

The company offers numerous pipe and fitting innovations that transform PVC water systems.