Viessmann ride raises $25,000 for Calgary air ambulance

Viessmann Canada, Waterloo, Ont., raised over $25,000 for the Shock Trauma Air Rescue Society (STARS) Air Ambulance in Calgary, Alta., at its 2018 Ride for Comfort charity motorcycle ride. STARS is a Canadian non-profit helicopter air ambulance organization funded by...

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Plumbing parts giant invests in Canada

Plumbing repair parts company Fluidmaster, San Juan Capistrano, Calif., has announced that it will be open a new Canadian Distribution Center in Mississauga, Ont. The facility is part of the company’s plan to expand its Canadian business with a centralized location...

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Chat with Roy Collver at CIPHEX West

Long-time Plumbing & HVAC hydronic heating columnist Roy Collver will be at the Plumbing & HVAC booth when CIPHEX West returns to Calgary Nov. 7-8. Collver invites our readers to drop by Booth 149 to say hello and, by all means, bring your hydronic heating questions....

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Techs open independent HVAC/R supply business

It’s not unusual for technicians in the HVAC/R or plumbing trade to decide they could do better on their own. Often they simply buy a truck and that puts them in the contracting business. Two brothers in Mississauga, Ont. have taken the unusual step of going into the...

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CIPH celebrates 85 years in Whistler, B.C.

By Simon Blake Perfect weather greeted 311 delegates and companions at the Canadian Institute of Plumbing & Heating Annual Business Conference (ABC 2018), held at the Fairmont Chateau Whistler in beautiful Whistler, B.C. June 17-19. That number exceeded the group’s...

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Magnetic boiler filter

Navien is introducing the NaviClean, a new magnetic boiler filter designed to work with Navien NHB and NCB-E combi-boilers and any other boiler system up to 199,000 Btu/h. NaviClean protects boiler systems by using a powerful magnet to capture iron oxide, sludge, and...

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Thermal imaging multimeter

The Flir DM285 thermal imaging digital multimeter is designed HVAC/R inspection, troubleshooting, and diagnostics. It can be used for diagnosing issues in electromechanical equipment such as rotating and reciprocating pumps and compressors, electric motors and drives,...

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Sump pump package

A Zoeller sump pump package includes a basin, pump, valves, control, and alarm. The basin is available in poly-ethylene or fiberglass, which is watertight, gas tight and radon-approved to prevent the leakage of radon into the home. All Zoeller pumps go through...

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Light commercial VFD pump

Taco’s new 1915e light commercial ECM 650-watt circulator with variable frequency drive (VFD) is designed for hot or chilled water hydronic applications and is also available in a stainless-steel model for potable water systems. It is certified to NSF/ANSI standards...

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