HPAC Magazine

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Human Resources

News
November 1, 2021  

National Skilled Trade and Technology Week Helping Promote Career Paths

The week long event starts November 1st and finishes November 6th.

News
November 1, 2021  

Data Shows Most Communities Are Above Provincial Averages for Radon Gas

Radon gas is unstable and releases alpha particles, a type of radiation that is particularly damaging to lung tissues.

Product
October 28, 2021  

RIDGID PTC-400 Power Tubing Cutter

The PTC-400 has a quick-acting engagement feature with easy-to-use feed screw to ensure high-speed cutting.

Article
October 27, 2021  

Family Business Transitions

The story often goes like this: the older generation poured their blood, sweat, and tears into building their own contracting company.

News
October 25, 2021  

A.O. Smith Acquires Giant Factories

A family-owned business founded in 1945, Giant markets its water heaters under the Giant brand and employs more than 300 people.

News
October 25, 2021  

Peter Norman to Host “The Outlook” Economic Forecast Webinar

During the virtual event Peter is expected to share his personal views on current economic conditions in Canada.

News
October 22, 2021  

ASHRAE Global Headquarters Reaches Net-Zero-Energy Milestone

In January 2020, ASHRAE began a $20 million renovation project on its new global headquarters building.

Product
October 20, 2021  

Panasonic Debuts New Intelli-Balance 200 Energy Recovery Ventilator to Canada

Designed to increase airflow in tightly built homes with both exhaust and supply air.

News
October 20, 2021  

Climate Care Canada Partners with Support Ontario Youth

SOY is an organization created to increase the number of apprentices and journeymen in the construction industry.

Article
October 20, 2021  

Higher Performing Heated Floors

Industry expert John Seigenthaler joined editor Doug Picklyk to share his insights into the best practices for ‘staple-up’ radiant floor heating systems.

News
October 19, 2021  

Viega Reduces Waste by Replacing Printed Instructions With QR Codes

Printed instructions inside the packages of most ProPress, MegaPress and PureFlow products made in the U.S. are expected to be removed.

News
October 19, 2021  

Right Time Group of Companies Acquires furnaceguys

Furnaceguys marks the tenth acquisition completed by Right Time and Gryphon Investors, and the first Saskatchewan-based acquisition.

News
October 18, 2021  

Ontario Connecting Newcomers With Job Opportunities Across the Province

Organized by the YMCA/YWCA, tailored workshops are being provided to newcomers in Ottawa, Toronto, and other Ontario cities.

News
October 14, 2021  

Danfoss Breaks Ground on New Turbocor Manufacturing Facility 

The new facility will triple current manufacturing capacity to meet a fast-growing demand from the American, European and Asian Pacific markets.

News
October 12, 2021  

Cornerstone Laid at Kingston’s First Geothermal Residential Building – The Geo

The Geo’s concept was inspired by the City of Kingston when it became the first municipality in Ontario to declare climate change as an emergency in 2019. 

Product
October 7, 2021  

Oatey Introduces New Matte Black Shower Drain Finish

Brings a bold flair to the shower, creating a luxurious, spa-like feel that’s ideal for both residential and hospitality applications.

News
October 7, 2021  

MCAC Awards More Than $17,000 in Scholarships

The scholarship series has awarded close to $70,000 to deserving post-secondary students.

News
October 7, 2021  

Ouellet Canada Presents Électro-Fédération Scholarship to Charles-Olivier Duquette

The purpose of the scholarship, which is worth $3,500, is to support students so they can achieve and realize their career aspirations.

News
October 7, 2021  

Tribe Property Technologies Partners With Eddy Solutions

Eddy Solutions is a network and service provider specializing in water monitoring and leak detection.

News
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.

News
October 6, 2021  

Gryphon Investors Completes Investment in Southern HVAC

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

Product
October 5, 2021  

RBI Torus Boilers Now With 10:1 Turndown

Torus compact units are available in sizes ranging from 1250 – 4000 MBH with AHRI certified efficiencies.

Product
October 4, 2021  

Parts Kits for Pumps and Circulators From Armstrong

The Parts Kits includes all the replacement parts and related hardware required to complete specific service and maintenance tasks.

News
October 4, 2021  

Value of Building Permits Drop in August

Residential permits decreased 8.3% to $6.4 billion in August, the lowest level since March.

News
October 1, 2021  

MCAA, NECA and SMACNA Continue Partnership for MEP Innovation Conference

The MEP Innovation Conference will be held in-person in Tampa, Florida from January 24-26, 2022.

Product
October 1, 2021  

NTI Introduces New Mounted Indirect Water Heater

Features stainless-steel coil and with its capability of 445 GPH first-hour recovery rate, 20-gallon S20W and 65-gallon indirect tanks.

News
October 1, 2021  

Recall Issued for White-Rodgers ll Intellivent Natural Gas and Propane Control Valves

The control valves were installed on certain models of Giant and Gemco natural gas and propane water heaters and may pose a carbon monoxide leak hazard.

News
October 1, 2021  

ASHRAE, AABC, ACG and EMA Sign Memorandum of Understanding

The finalized agreement took place at a signing ceremony during the AABC Annual Meeting in Destin, Florida.

News
September 30, 2021  

Danfoss Celebrates New Canadian Office With Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony

Danfoss has operated in Canada for 69 years, including in Mississauga for the last 47.

News
September 30, 2021  

Wolseley Introduces New Canadian Indigenous Bursary for Students

The Wolseley Canada Indigenous Bursary is part of the Building Brighter Futures program.