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Wilo USA and Weil Pump join ASPE as affiliate sponsors

January 16, 2018

Wilo USA and Weil Pump have signed on as American Society of Plumbing Engineers (ASPE) affiliate sponsors for 2018. Headquartered in Cedarburg, WI, Weil Pump designs and manufactures centrifugal pumps for construction, industrial, commercial, and municipal applications. Wilo acquired Weil

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Former president of CCI to take on new role at MCA

January 15, 2018

Pierre Boucher has been named the new president and CEO of the Mechanical Contractors Association (MCA) of Canada. The transition is the result of MCA Canada president and CEO Richard McKeagan’s retirement. The association’s Board of Directors appointed Boucher at

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WSI call for abstracts for Las Vegas conference and exposition

January 12, 2018

Experts in the field of urban water efficiency are invited to submit abstracts for the 11th annual WaterSmart Innovations (WSI) conference and exposition. Abstracts may be for an oral presentation, panel or workshop. The conference will take place October 3

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Digital refreshes: updates for Bitzer, Geberit

January 11, 2018

Bitzer updates online spare parts software Bitzer has redesigned EPARTS, its online spare parts software with additional services and added functions. New features include regularly updated integrated data, which aims to provide users with up-to-date information. “With the clear identification

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Uponor to work with plumber network to leverage connected device

January 10, 2018

Uponor has announced the Uponor Pro Squad, a network of plumbers and water specialists interested in leveraging the intelligent water technology of Phyn Plus, smart water assistant + shutoff, to grow their businesses. Phyn was formed in 2016 as a

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Comfort System Solutions, GloMar Technologies amalgamate

January 9, 2018

Comfort System Solutions (CSSI) and GloMar Technologies have amalgamated into one company and now operate under a new name – CGC Group of Companies – effective January 1, 2018. The newly formed group will be represented by a new logo.

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Atco enters contract to service armed forces sites in Canadian North

January 8, 2018

Atco has been selected to provide facility maintenance and support services at Canadian Armed Forces sites in the Northwest, Yukon and Nunavut Territories. Under the contract, Atco will provide facility inspection, maintenance and repair, new construction and upgrades, trade services

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Mechanical showcase earns CEO free trip to Italy with Caleffi

January 5, 2018

A grand prizewinner has been chosen for the Caleffi Excellence contest by attendees of the company’s webinar, Coffee with Caleffi. Patrick Driscoll, CEO of Ironclad Mechanical Plumbing and Heating in Edmonton, AB, was selected out of six monthly finalists. “We

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Humber College HVAC career fair connects students and employers

January 4, 2018

Humber College’s second annual HVAC career fair will allow businesses to promote their organization and career options while getting to know students on an informal basis. Businesses will also be able to collect resumes. Students and soon-to-be graduates are from

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Ontario releases tall wood building construction reference

January 3, 2018

A technical resource for tall wood building construction aims to help applicants, reviewers and designers meet Ontario Building Code requirements for wood structures above six storeys. It includes two sections: fire safety and structural design. Users can learn about the