HVAC

schools

REMI Network

Northern Ont. schools get $300-mill for repairs

Ontario is investing $300 million over the next two years to repair schools across Northern Ontario.
Scarborough

Canadian Facility Management & Design

Toronto schools to receive $297-mil investment

Toronto-area schools will be receiving an additional $297 million from the province over the next two years to repair and renew buildings in Scarborough and other
ASHRAE

REMI Network

2016 ASHRAE Handbook targets HVAC systems

Revisions to the majority of chapters in a new 2016 ASHRAE Handbook include major updates related to thermal storage and district heating and cooling.
refrigerant

REMI Network

AHRI changes refrigerant paint colours

The Air-Conditioning, Heating, and Refrigeration Institute has announced major changes to refrigerant paint colour designations.
pipes

REMI Network

Repair Pipes Without Disrupting Residents

Repair Pipes Without Disrupting Residents
maintenance

Canadian Property Management

How to maximize a building system’s life cycle

The longevity of a building system depends on many factors, but a preventative maintenance program is a key step in prolonging the equipment's life cycle.
ASHRAE

Canadian Facility Management & Design

ASHRAE grant funds HVAC&R student research

ASHRAE has announced the recipients of its Graduate Student Grant-In-Aid Award Program, designed to encourage HVAC&R students to continue their education to help prepare themselves
ASHRAE

CondoBusiness

Enercare acquires HVAC services and repair firm

Enercare Inc., a Canadian home and commercial services and energy solutions company, has announced a wholly-owned subsidiary of its Enercare Solutions Inc. will acquire SEHAC
NexRev

Building Strategies & Sustainability

Energy efficiency standards to follow U.S. lead

Forthcoming updates to product performance requirements will be the first regulatory amendments since Natural Resources Canada and the U.S. Department of Energy signed an agreement aimed at harmonizing the two counties' energy efficiency standards and test procedures for rating equipment efficiency.
ASHRAE

REMI Network

New ASHRAE guide addresses cold climates

ASHRAE has recently published its “Cold-Climate Buildings Design Guide,” to help designers face particular challenges of buildings in colder locales.
prestige office buildings

Canadian Facility Management & Design

Calgary buildings dominant in IAQ awards

Recipients of the National Air Filtration Association sponsored awards must provide details of the steps they've taken to improve air filtration and HVAC system hygiene.
clean_air

REMI Network

NAFA announces Clean Air Award recipients

The National Air Filtration Association (NAFA) presented several Canadian building owners and managers with Clean Air Awards at its annual conference in Aspen, Colorado. The
Air Quality

Canadian Facility Management & Design

Improving indoor air quality

The HVAC industry is improving indoor air quality through facilities and buildings by combining new air purification technologies.
Green Buildings

Building Strategies & Sustainability

Recovering energy using HVAC heat pipes

Mazen Awad of Heat Pipe Technology Inc. explains how building owners can use heat pipes to recover energy.
ASHRAE

Canadian Facility Management & Design

Optimizing HVAC controls

Optimized HVAC control strategies can help save energy and can identify problem areas within a building.
5_ways_to_reduce_hvac_syste

Canadian Property Management

Five ways to reduce HVAC system costs

Through a combination of smart purchasing, maintenance programs and strategic planning, building managers ...
REMI

Canadian Apartment Magazine

Cleaning and maintaining HVAC systems

What are the standard rules for cleaning and maintaining HVAC systems? The National Air Duct Cleaners Association's executive director, Jodi Araujo, weighs in.