HRAI Annual Conference Addresses Climate Concerns and Industry Opportunity
Bill Davis, vice president/general manager with Ecco Supply, takes over the role of Chair of the HRAI Board of Directors for 2022-23.
Register today: The Road to 2030 – Part 2 – How Incentive Programs Benefit Contractors
Join us Thursday, September 8 between 11 am – Noon (eastern time) for a free online panel discussion about how funding and incentive programs are driving activity and how contractors can benefit.
The “New-School” Plumbing Business
Vancouver’s Impetus Plumbing & Heating is embracing social media and breaking down old-school perceptions.
VIDEO: Leveraging Connected Workflows for Virtual Design Construction (VDC) Success [Trimble]
What would an extra 5% profit margin look like?…
People on the Move: Viessman, Napoleon, LIXIL, Uponor, NAVAC, Daikin, Master and more
Recent personnel moves in the HVAC and plumbing industry over the past couple of months.
ServiceTitan to Acquire Schedule Engine
The acquisition will enhance the online platform’s online booking technology for the trades.
Webinar: Embracing Virtual System Design and Collaboration
Join a free webinar on Friday, June 24th at 1 pm (eastern time) presented by Trimble to learn how to increase collaboration and productivity in the construction workflow.
Modern Niagara is partnering with Blue Frontier to bring new sustainable air conditioning technology to the commercial market.
Rehau to Withdraw Business in Russia
The company says a corresponding preliminary agreement has now been signed.
3 ways to improve cash flow in your HVAC business
Cash flow. It’s the most important yet easily neglected…
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.
Stelpro Group acquires Métal BF
Métal BF will remain independent to Stelpro, and production will continue at Métal BF’s Terrebonne plant.
Deschenes enters into agreement to acquire Crane Supply
Upon closing of the deal, Crane Supply would become the 16th business unit within Deschenes.
Nominations being accepted for the Darryl Cruickshank Red Seal Industry Award
The award honours an individual from industry in Canada who has demonstrated inspirational leadership in the apprenticeship of skilled workers.
Register today: The Road to 2030 – A Free Online Panel Discussion
Join us Monday, April 25 between 1-2 p.m. (eastern time) for a free online panel discussion about how the industry can get out ahead of pending regulatory policies and standards to meet 2030 emissions reductions.
Technical Safety BC seeking contractor input on licence numbers and advertising
Effective September 6, 2022, B.C. contractors will be required to publish their company name and Technical Safety BC licence number when advertising their services.
Right Time Group Acquires Wardlaw Heating and Cooling
Wardlaw, located in Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario, is the 14th acquisition completed by Right Time.
Right Time Group Continues to Grow and Evolve
Two most recent additions include 360 Super Techs and The Comfort Group, both on Vancouver Island—Right Time’s 12th and 13th acquisitions.
Ouellet Group Announces Expansion
The new 70,000 ft acquisition adjacent to Ouellet is expected to increase manufacturing space well over 50%.
Daikin Adding CCOM Group to its U.S Distribution Network
CCOM operates 15 locations across New Jersey, New York and Massachusetts, adding to the growing platform of Daikin-owned distribution operations in the U.S.
Modern Niagara Aiming to Become Net Zero by 2030
The company has enlisted Worldfavor, a sustainability measurement platform, to assist on its journey.
Uponor Stops Exports and Imports to and from Russia
The company has also made a donation to UNICEF and the Red Cross.
True North Hydronics Representing Lochinvar in Southern Alberta
Dave Graham, owner and founder of True North Hydronics Sales, is well known in the region.
International Code Council Creates New Green Construction Certification
The Commercial Green Construction Professional certification was created to assist in developing new standards for building construction.
RectorSeal Acquires Shoemaker Manufacturing
Shoemaker Manufacturing, established in 1947, manufactures grills, registers and diffusers serving residential and commercial applications.
HVAC Supply Chain: Wounded, But Still a Marvel
Taking a step back to explore how we got here and what may lie ahead.
B.C. Introducing New Legislation to Support and Train Apprentices
The new Skilled Trades BC Act lays the foundation to address labour shortages and support skilled tradespeople.
CMPX Show on Track for March 23 – 25
The CMPX Show attracts professionals from a variety of industries; from plumbing to HVAC/R and mechanical contractors and installers.
Government of Canada Launches Campaign to Promote Skilled Trades
Recent projections estimate about 700,000 skilled trades workers are expected to retire between 2019 and 2028.
Reed Manufacturing Celebrates 125 Years
Starting the business in 1896, Reed began by manufacturing pipe wrenches and plumbing supplies.