HPAC Magazine

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Product
December 3, 2021  

Armstrong Fluid Technology Launches Single Phase Pumps for Light-Duty Installations

The new Design Envelope pumps are now available for use with single phase power (200-230V) from 1/3 to 2hp.

News
December 3, 2021  

CIPH Recognizes Two Honourary Life Members for Their Contributions

Harald Prell and Joe Senese received the Institute’s highest honour, and Ken Samson was recognized with CIPH’s 50-year Service Award.

News
November 29, 2021  

Toronto Considering an Accelerated Climate Strategy

If adopted by City Council, Toronto will be one of only three big cities in North America with a net zero by 2040 target.

News
November 25, 2021  

Manitoba to Dedicate Funding Towards Upgrading Ventilation Systems in Schools

In August 2021, the province issued formal guidelines on ventilation for schools.

Product
November 25, 2021  

Napoleon NS18 Heat Pump and Air Handler

The NS18 Series is compatible with any standard heat pump thermostats, smart thermostats or smart home systems working on 24V.

News
November 25, 2021  

Mechanical Contracting Sector Contributes to British Columbia Relief Efforts

Individuals can make a contribution to this fund and support fundraising efforts through the Canadian Red Cross.

News
November 25, 2021  

Ontario Makes Investment to Attract Young People to Skilled Trades Careers

The funding is expected to help attract more students to trades and ensure employers have the workers they need to grow their businesses.

News
November 23, 2021  

CIPH Board Approves the Establishment of the CIPH Women of Distinction Award

Nominees must demonstrate commitment to mentoring, developing and promoting women in the plumbing and heating industry.

Article
November 23, 2021  

The Ups and Downs of the Expansion Valve

While there are multiple methods of accomplishing heat transfer, the most common uses the vapour compression cycle.

News
November 19, 2021  

Duro Dyne Acquired by NSI Industries

The acquisition adds the HVAC sheet metal market to NSI’s electrical products distribution model.

News
November 19, 2021  

ASHRAE Officially Opens New Global Headquarters Building 

The grand opening comes at the conclusion of highly successful building campaign that raised more than $10.3 million in donations.

News
November 17, 2021  

AHR 2022 Innovation Award Winners Announced

The winners were selected by a panel of third-party ASHRAE judges who evaluated entries based on innovative design, creativity, application, value, and market impact.

Product
November 16, 2021  

Auto-Balancing System for Radiant Heating from Viega

Web-based app-enabled control lets users to manage the system from anywhere in the world.

News
November 16, 2021  

Challenges and Opportunities for Construction Project Cost Management in Canada Revealed in Survey

Of all the regions surveyed, Canada led the way in knowing the real-time profit/loss status of projects/portfolio.

Article
November 16, 2021  

Maximizing Fleet Productivity and Profitability

Contractors who may have reduced service staff during the lean times of the pandemic are now having trouble keeping pace with the increase in business.

News
November 15, 2021  

New Report Highlights Canadian Interest in Building Green

More than 1,200 industry professionals around the world were surveyed for the report.

News
November 9, 2021  

CIB and Enwave Form Partnership to Expand District Energy Projects In Toronto and Mississauga

CIB is expected to commit $600 million to the project which allows Enwave to accelerate and scale the build-out of its district energy systems.

Product
November 9, 2021  

Fujitsu Offers New Single-Zone Halcyon Models

Enhanced controls platform provides multiple control options to optimize comfort and energy savings.  

News
November 5, 2021  

10th annual Road Hockey to Conquer Cancer Raises Over $2-Million

Next Plumbing and Hydronics Supply was awarded the Corporate Challenge Cup for contributing the most funds.

News
November 4, 2021  

Panasonic Launches “Breathe Well” Indoor Air Quality Solution

The company is launching a Partner Program open to HVAC contractors and indoor air quality specialists.

News
November 4, 2021  

Value of Building Permits Increase in September

The total value of building permits saw a second quarterly decline, down 3.8% to $29.8 billion.

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  

Saskatchewan contractors will see prompt payment provisions in 2022

As of March 1, 2022 the Builders’ Lien (Prompt Payment) Amendment Act will be enforced in the province.

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.

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.

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.