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Hydronics

News
June 24, 2021  

Construction Payroll Employment Shows Growth Through Tough Times

The number of payroll employees rose in every sub-sector within construction, led by specialty trade contractors.

Article
June 23, 2021  

No Torches Needed

The introduction of flexible tubing materials and new press fittings is revolutionizing the hydronics industry in many positive ways.

News
June 22, 2021  

Canadian Propane Association Introduces New Brand Identity

CPA hopes the new logo demonstrates the propane industry as cooperative in supporting Canadians to make greener, affordable choices for their homes and businesses.

News
June 21, 2021  

World Refrigeration Day to Celebrate Cooling Champions

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

Tech Pulse
June 21, 2021  

Optimizing Boiler Chemistry [30 Mechanical Minutes]

In this instalment of HPAC Magazine’s 30 Mechanical Minutes—the

News
June 18, 2021  

CIPHEX West 2021 to Take Place in November

Health and safety guidelines will be followed as per instruction by the Province of British Columbia.

Product
June 18, 2021  

Tekmar Launches BACnet Snow/Ice Sensor Interface 681

The BACnet Snow/Ice Sensor Interface is compatible with any BAS controller via BACnet MS/TP communication.

News
June 17, 2021  

Viessmann Adds Connectivity to New Vitodens Residential Boilers

Installing contractors can commission the new boilers from a mobile device.

News
June 16, 2021  

CIPH Welcomes Bill Hooper as Chair for 2021-22

The CIPH Annual General Meeting also included a number of Award presentations including the Canadian Hydronics Council Award of Merit going to Wade Peterson.

News
June 15, 2021  

Ontario Introduces New Project Aimed to Help Youth Explore Careers in the Skilled Trades

Approximately 70 one-day boot camps will take place in communities that have been hit hard by the COVID-19 pandemic.

Article
June 15, 2021  

Pressing for Faster Production

The City of Lougheed multi-tower condo project is being constructed around an existing shopping mall.

News
June 11, 2021  

Viessmann hosting Virtual Event June 17th to reveal new products

Early announcements to include the latest in condensing boilers.

Product
June 8, 2021  

Lochinvar’s new CREST commercial boilers with Hellcat Combustion Technology

The technology features an O2 sensor located in the combustion chamber which combined with the boiler’s operating control helps automatically adapt to changing environmental conditions.

News
June 4, 2021  

The Arcticom Group Expands to Canada 

The Group specializes in commercial refrigeration and mechanical services including preventative maintenance, repair, installation and renovation.

News
June 4, 2021  

Pace Solutions Acquires Glengarry Chemicals

Now called Glengarry Solutions, the move expands Pace Solutions’ water treatment and energy conservation divisions in Canada.

News
June 2, 2021  

Building Permits in Canada Continue Strong Showings

Commercial permits surged 28.7% to $1.9 billion in April thanks to a $97 million permit for the Sick Kids patient support centre in the city of Toronto.

News
June 1, 2021  

Master Group Acquires Gagnon & Associates

The Master Group employs over 1,000 individuals across 50 branches.

Product
May 31, 2021  

Jaga expands hydronic fan coil unit line

The higher capacity Briza 22 and Briza 26 units are small enough to install in the wall or ceiling with either ducted or non-ducted systems.

Product
May 31, 2021  

Taco grows stainless steel ECM circulator family

The 0015e and 0018e circulators are now available in NSF/ANSI 61 & 372 certified stainless steel for domestic water circulation.

News
May 31, 2021  

Next 30 Mechanical Minutes: Optimizing Boiler Chemistry

Regular HPAC writer Steve Goldie will be joined by Brian Morgan of The Morgan Group to share tips on running a clean and efficient hydronic system.

News
May 28, 2021  

Aqua-Tech adds to support teams

The company welcomes new customer service and technical support representatives.

Product
May 27, 2021  

Bell & Gossett expand line of hydronic air and sediment separators

The units filter entrained air and suspended solids out of system fluid, improving heat transfer and energy efficiency

News
May 27, 2021  

Johnson Controls Selects Environmentally Sustainable R-454B as Future Refrigerant

In addition to reducing environmental impact, R-454B is expected to be more compatible with existing R-410A equipment designs.

News
May 21, 2021  

Weil-McLain adds sales manager for GTA

Lorenzo Rigatti is the new territory sales manager for Central Ontario.

News
May 21, 2021  

Franklin Electric Secures Acquisition of New Aqua

Franklin Electric provides the production and marketing of systems and components for the movement of water and fuel.

News
May 21, 2021  

Canada to Invest $10 million Into New Energy Advisor Jobs

Expected in the reported call for proposals is a $10 million commitment to recruit, train, and mentor up to 2,000 new energy advisors across the country.

Product
May 20, 2021  

Electric Eel eCAM Ace 100-Micro Pipeline Inspection Camera

Video is streamed directly to any mobile device which can be used as a monitor.

Product
May 19, 2021  

Rinnai’s Demand Duo R-Series Commercial Hybrid Water Heating System

The system features part-tank and part-tankless design.

Product
May 16, 2021  

Navien NPE-2 Series – Tankless Water Heaters

Features include a turndown ratio up to 15:1, EZNav multi-line control with built-in software.

News
May 13, 2021  

Memorandum of Understanding Signed Between ASHRAE and IUVA

The new Memorandum of Understandings (MOU) defines parameters by which ASHRAE and IUVA will work cooperatively.