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    Peter Mansbridge: Catching More than Flights at the Airport

    By Adam Freill

    Ask Peter Mansbridge where some of his best work starts and he might chuckle and say, "At an airport." The chief correspondent for CBC News and anchor of The National was discovered by a CBC radio station manager while… Continue Reading

    Hand Hygiene in Healthcare Settings

    By Jason Boyd

    According to the U.S.-based Center for Disease Control and Prevention, about one in 25 hospital patients acquires at least one healthcare-associated infection (HAI) every day.

    The Public Health Agency of Canada maintains… Continue Reading

    On a Downhill Ride

    By Adam Freill

    Luc Despatie wants to see others go downhill, fast, and he’s good with that.

    Despatie’s firm, HVAC Rentals, is the ice equipment provider for all North American stops of the Red Bull Crashed Ice tour – that’s the ice cross… Continue Reading

    Back to School, with Gerry Dee

    By Greg Dalgetty

    Gerry Dee knows a thing or two about teaching—and even more about how not to teach. The Toronto native and star of CBC Television’s Mr. D spent 10 years at the front of a classroom before he left to pursue a career in comedy.… Continue Reading

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    Industry News

    MCAC and CIPH Returning to Parliament Hill

    MCAC and CIPH are once again planning a return to Parliament Hill on May 10 for their annual Parliamentary Day of Awareness.

    Representatives from both associations will meet with ministerial advisors to discuss issues such as prompt payment… Continue Reading

    Uponor Reaches Licensing Agreement with HeatLink and PexCor

    Uponor has reached a licensing agreement with HeatLink and PexCor, allowing the latter two companies to use Uponor’s patented technology for manufacturing PEX pipe.

    This follows a federal court ruling in March that found HeatLink and… Continue Reading

    CMPX Van Winner Announced

    Nico Marcantonio of Pac Heating & Air Conditioning is the owner of a new Chevrolet City Express LT van, courtesy of the CMPX Show.

    Marcantonio entered a draw to win the van, which features a custom racking interior by Farmbro, at CMPX in… Continue Reading

    Sanhua Joins AHRI

    Sanhua International, a manufacturer of HVAC/R controls and components, has joined AHRI as an international member and participant in the Flow and Contaminant Control section.

    "Sanhua is pleased to join the other member companies… Continue Reading

    Watts Wild Ride Sweepstakes Underway

    The Watts Wild Ride Sweepstakes are currently underway, giving contractors the opportunity to win a variety of Harley-Davidson prizes, including the grand prize of a Harley-Davidson Fat Boy Motorcycle.

    From now until September 30, 2016,… Continue Reading

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