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.
Master Group Acquires Gagnon & Associates
The Master Group employs over 1,000 individuals across 50 branches.
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.
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.
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.
Aqua-Tech adds to support teams
The company welcomes new customer service and technical support representatives.
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
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.
Weil-McLain adds sales manager for GTA
Lorenzo Rigatti is the new territory sales manager for Central Ontario.
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.
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.
Electric Eel eCAM Ace 100-Micro Pipeline Inspection Camera
Video is streamed directly to any mobile device which can be used as a monitor.
Rinnai’s Demand Duo R-Series Commercial Hybrid Water Heating System
The system features part-tank and part-tankless design.
Navien NPE-2 Series – Tankless Water Heaters
Features include a turndown ratio up to 15:1, EZNav multi-line control with built-in software.
Memorandum of Understanding Signed Between ASHRAE and IUVA
The new Memorandum of Understandings (MOU) defines parameters by which ASHRAE and IUVA will work cooperatively.
IPEX Opens Two New Distribution Centres in Winnipeg and Dartmouth
Both openings will allow the company to improve service by bringing more products closer to customers and end-users.
Refrigerant Branch Units – Fujitsu
The new units manage simultaneous heating and cooling in heat recovery systems and can serve between eight and 12 zones.
What about Cooling?
The versatility of modern hydronics technology allows designers to create systems that are specifically designed to the needs and constraints of almost any building.
Inverter Driven Air-to-Water Heat Pump
The new heat pump delivers both heating and cooling capacities.
Third Straight Record Month for Building Permits Recorded in Canada
Three consecutive monthly highs led to a record-setting first quarter, up 12.7% to $31.2 billion.
Belimo actuator and valve sizing/selection tool now online
The SelectPro sizing and selection tool allows for easy navigation and purchasing.
Yorkland Controls acquiring Pacific Controls
Pacific Controls will become a business unit of Yorkland and continue serving the HVAC market in B.C.
Green Link Engineering’s MetalHead
MetalHead is engineered with 100 mil aluminum sidewalls with a hard-anodized surface, allowing the base to withstand a 10,000-lb.
YORK Sun Premier Commercial HVAC Rooftop Units
The units feature start-up wizards, a 5.5-in. OLED display and numeric keypad that can be upgraded to a full-colour touchscreen.
Single-Phase J-IV and J-IVs Airstage VRF Heat Pump Systems
The J-IVs offers efficiency levels up to 19.7 SEER, while the J-IV offers up to 19.8.
Danfoss Universal TR6 Expansion Valve Kit
The kit is available in seven models that cover OEM air conditioner and heat pump designs.
Bosch introduces Singular Boiler Series
The new Singular Boiler series includes two combi units delivering DHW and home heating.
Ontario-based iGEN Technologies has developed a micro combined heat and power (CHP) boiler to provide a resilient option for home heating.
Rinnai introducing new air handler for the Canadian market
The new Canadian Air Handler (CAH) for the residential market becomes available in May and can be integrated with Rinnai’s tankless water heater or I-series combi boilers.
Mestek Acquires Slant/Fin Baseboard Business
The addition of Slant/Fin Baseboard builds upon Mestek’s investing in channel specific companies that provide HVAC solutions for residential and commercial markets.