Celebrating the 4th Annual World Refrigeration Day
More than 15 million people are employed worldwide in the refrigeration sector.
EVAPCO acquires Select Technologies
Select is a full-service controls and automation integration company with expertise in cold storage and food processing industries.
ASHRAE Conference Coming to Toronto
The five-day event includes eight conference tracks, over 80 sessions, tours, social experiences and industry-specific committee meetings.
CO2 As A Refrigerant? Yes…CO2
There has been a move towards considering and using CO2 as a refrigerant in supermarket systems in the last several years.
ASHRAE involved in launch of International Network for Women in Cooling
The Network has been created to advance engagement, promote career opportunities and increase overall participation of women in the cooling sector, which includes refrigeration, air-conditioning and heat pumps.
CMPX 2022 Open for Business
The CMPX show committee anticipates hosting thousands of HVAC/R and plumbing tradespersons over three days at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre.
CMPX 2022 Product Spotlight
We canvassed manufacturers and their representatives to share what visitors can expect to see at this year’s show, and as a result we over 100 items listed.
Leading Technology – Superior Quality – Best Experience
Committed to the Future of Air Conditioning and Refrigeration
Refrigerant Leaks – What Are You Prepared To Do?
Stemming losses of refrigerant in supermarkets requires a comprehensive end-to-end approach.
The Duct Free Zone: The Magic of Refrigerant
What many of our customers (civilians) don’t know, and what many of us professionals take for granted, are the unique characteristics of refrigerant.
HRAI and ESCO Institute to Develop New Refrigerant Safety Program
The new program is anticipated to launch in June 2022.
The Beauty of Lessons Learned
Taking a few trips down memory lane to share some learned experiences.
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.
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.
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.
Family Business Transitions
The story often goes like this: the older generation poured their blood, sweat, and tears into building their own contracting company.
Milwaukee Introduces RLS-Compatible Jaws for Press Tools
The jaws work with Milwaukees’ M18 FORCE LOGIC press tools and are compatible with a wide range of other 32 kN tools on the market.
A fundamental element of the vapour compression cycle in refrigeration, it’s vital to revisit the basic functions of evaporators and how to keep them operating at their peak.
B.C. Launches Ammonia Safety Awareness Program
A series of free training courses developed due to the rise of ammonia-related incidents and hazards at provincial arenas.
Rheem to Acquire Friedrich Air Conditioning
Friedrich Air Conditioning is a manufacturer of room A/C and other home environment products.
Little Giant’s VCCA Series Condensate Pumps for HVAC
The low-profile pumps are designed for use in the automatic collection and removal of condensate from air conditioning, refrigeration and dehumidification equipment.
The Trouble with Low Suction Pressure
A healthy refrigeration cycle requires close monitoring of pressures, both high and low.
Refrigerant Management Canada Increases Fee on CFC-11 Refrigerant Disposal
The new fee is set to be $20.00/kilogram for CFC-11 refrigerant entering the program for destruction.
Compressor Retrofits for All Seasons
Embracing the digital age for compressor efficiency.
World Refrigeration Day to Celebrate Cooling Champions
More than 15-million people are currently employed worldwide in the refrigeration sector.
Johnson Controls expands water-cooled chiller portfolio
The Quantech QWC4 water-cooled screw chiller uses variable speed drive technology.
How Montreal Made Ammonia Safe for Its Rinks
The city has transitioned arenas away from R-22 using a design that ensures the safety of staff, patrons and surrounding neighbourhoods.
The Arcticom Group Expands to Canada
The Group specializes in commercial refrigeration and mechanical services including preventative maintenance, repair, installation and renovation.
MSA Safety Purchases Bacharach
Bacharach is known for their gas detection technologies used in the HVAC/R markets.