Exploring the proper application, operation and commissioning of residential ECM circulators in hydronic systems.
In case you missed it: Combi Boilers, Non Combi Boilers: When and Where
Hydronic industry experts Steve Goldie and Mathew Pottins share…
Gas-fueled Systems Under Fire
Phasing out millions of fossil fuel fired heating units is one of many actions required to enable Canada to reach its emission reduction targets.
This case study illustrates the impact architectural changes can have on mechanical system design.
Free Webinar: Air-to-water heat pump market opportunity
Attendees will see how their current knowledge and skills in crafting modern hydronic systems can be leveraged around this new heating/cooling source.
10 details for expansion tanks
There are several design and installation details that should be used to properly incorporate an expansion tank into a closed-loop hydronic system.
Free Webinar: Combi Boilers – When and Where
Two industry experts will share their insights and answer questions at this live online event.
Hydronic Systems Versus VRF Systems
Armstrong Fluid Technology is offering a detailed whitepaper that…
Hydronic heating for residential applications
The Ampex® Insulated Pex Panel by Amvic Building System is an…
Triangle Tube announces recall to repair certain boilers
Flue gas can escape if the vent adapter is not securely reattached after maintenance or repair on Prestige Solo and Prestige Excellence condensing gas boilers manufactured between
November 2011 and October 2019.
Hydronics Council honours outgoing Chair, Dave Hughes
Jason Jackson takes over as new Chair of the Canadian Hydronics Council.
Lochinvar Recalling Certain Condensing Residential Boilers Due to Potential Carbon Monoxide Risk
The boiler’s flue grommet can deteriorate and dislodge during use, and allow the boiler to emit carbon monoxide, posing a risk of carbon monoxide poisoning.
Get Your Motor Runnin’
An inside look at what’s driving your pumps and more.
Details for Small-scale Hydronic Cooling
The use of chilled water for residential cooling is becoming much more viable, but pay attention to the draining of condensate and sealing pipes to avoid unwanted condensation.
How One Sensor Can Offer a Load of Difference to a Hydronic Programmable Thermostat
When given the choice between cold or warm…
New Rep for Weil-McLain in Manitoba/Thunder Bay
Winnipeg-based Hydron-Aire Ltd. has taken on the representation of the Weil-McLain Canada territory from Fernando Carreiro who is retiring after 15 years as the region’s agent.
CHC’s Hydronics Fundamentals Program Available On Demand
The Canadian Hydronics Council (CHC) web series includes five one-hour sessions.
Head vs. ∆P
Important differences between two commonly used terms.
UPDATED: CMPX 2020 Product Spotlight
The Canadian Mechanical and Plumbing Exposition (CMPX) was scheduled…
Navien Expanding its U.S. Footprint
The company’s new 300,000 sq. ft. facility in Virginia will serve as a distribution centre and begin the transition into a manufacturing and assembly plant in 2022.
Hydronic heating can solve winter season problems by implementing a snow and ice melt system by circulating warm liquid through PEX tubing which is concealed in the concrete.
Hydronic heating can solve winter season problems by implementing…
Amvic Insulated Pex Panel; Hydronic Radiant Floor Heating Systems
The under-utilized king of hydronic controls.
Variable speed ‘shuttle’ pumps for boiler protection
Introducing a thermal clutch to protect a boiler from sustained flue gas condensation.
Registration opens for CHC’s Hydronic Fundamentals Webinar Series
The five-part webinar series will be hosted by HPAC contributor, Rob Waters in early 2020.
SPX acquires Patterson-Kelley from Harsco Corp.
Boiler manufacturers Patterson-Kelley and Weil-McLain now both under the SPX umbrella.
Think about reducing head loss to reduce the kilowatts per hour of electrical energy required to operate the system.
The 2019 Modern Hydronics Summit offers sneak peek at the future of the hydronics industry
A record number of attendees, including exhibitors, speakers and delegates…
Cause for celebration: boilers roll off the line in BC
Eco-King Heating Products Inc. held an open house on…
Tips on major boiler retrofit options
One-third of a facility’s energy bill stems from the…