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Wolseley Canada Inc. acquires Tackaberry

With the purchase of Tackaberry, Wolseley now operates in Belleville and has an expanded presence in Brockville, Cornwall and Kingston.

How to properly apply a TEV for a given application

Contractors frequently ask: “If I’m using this particular refrigerant, can I use the R-22 TEV?”

How water behaves in hydronic systems – Part II

Two common problems resulting from poor water quality are excessive corrosion and limescale accumulation The following is a closer look at limescale accumulation.

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Metropolitan Air

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For over 20 years Metropolitan Air Technology (M.A.T.) has delivered on remote airflow balancing solutions that meet high architectural and design standards with their remotely operated balancing dampers. M.A.T.’s dampers eliminate the need for unsightly access panels by providing room side damper adjustment when access to the ductwork is restricted by hard (gypsum) or high ceilings. The in-stock damper line includes cable operated and battery powered dampers. Learn how to preserve your ceiling design aesthetics today
Annual UA Competition

Canadians among the winners at the Annual UA Competition

The Copper Development Association (CDA) sponsored the copper piping portion of the annual United Association (UA) Competition and Instructor Training Program in Ann Arbor, MI on August 13 to August 18. Two Canadians were in the winners’ circle. » Read More
Hy-Brid Lifts

Optimize productivity and worker safety

Low-level scissor lifts are great tools for indoor projects, such as installing ductwork or plumbing. They are easy to manoeuvre, have intuitive controls, and most importantly, get you to the right working heights. » Read More
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Third Women’s Network event features Covergalls founder

More than 90 attendees gathered to hear entrepreneur and mining executive Alicia Woods speak at the CIPH Women’s Network lunch on September 28 in Mississauga, ON. » Read more

Noble Fully Loaded show delivers with full house, packed agenda

Noble’s 2017 “Fully Loaded” show on September 28, featured plumbing, HVAC, hydronics, industrial and fire protection products from more than 80 industry leading exhibitors. » Read more

Connecting to innovative water solutions

Engineers headed to the Hockey Hall of Fame last month to see what Watts and ATS Spec had to offer. » Read more
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Today in St. John’s, NL
Date: October 17, 2017
Location: Edmonton, AB featuring the Canadian Hydronics Conference
Date: October 19, 2017
Location: Regina, SK
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Canadian Conference on Building Science and Technology

Date: November 6-8, 2017
Location: Hyatt Regency, Vancouver, BC.
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MCA Canada 76th National Conference

Date: November 6-9, 2017
Location: Maui, HI
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