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Williamson joins Bradford White

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October 16, 2017

Mark Williamson has joined Bradford White Canada, to serve as the national sales manager for the company’s boiler products division. A seasoned hydronic industry veteran, he has been active in the mechanical sector for the past three decades.

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AHR innovation winners announced

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October 12, 2017

Although the AHR Expo is still a few months away, show management have unveiled the list of its 2018 AHR Expo Innovation Awards winners, the annual competition recognizing some of the most inventive HVACR products, systems and technologies that will be featured at the 2018 AHR Expo.

The winners were selected by a panel of third-party ASHRAE… Continue Reading

Premier Performers recognized by Rheem

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October 11, 2017

In October, Rheem Canada announced the winners of its 2016 Premier Performers awards, presented to distributors who are setting a standard of excellence in their markets.

Winners are judged on a variety of performance criteria, including business and sales growth, customer service and support, and partnership dedication.

Victoria, B.C.-based… Continue Reading

Permits take a hit, still up on the year

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October 10, 2017

According to the latest figures from Statistics Canada, $7.5 billion worth of building permits were issued by municipalities in August. This was down 5.5 per cent from July, and a second consecutive monthly decrease, but despite these declines, the year-to-date value of building permits (January to August) is still up 8.7 per cent… Continue Reading

Grohe recognized for sustainability

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October 10, 2017

Grohe, part of Lixil, is the lone plumbing brand listed in Fortune magazine’s ”Change the World” ranking this year. The list includes 50 international companies whose business strategies have a demonstrably positive impact on society.

The assessment evaluates the quantifiable social benefit, economic viability and degree of innovation… Continue Reading

Delivering safer sanitation

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October 6, 2017

Lixil Corporation, the parent company of such brands as American Standard and Grohe, has announced that it is working toward its goal of bringing safe sanitation to 100 million people by the end of 2020 with funding in place for its Sato products.

Lixil’s Sato is a first-of-its-kind line of affordable toilet and sanitation products specifically… Continue Reading

NTCCC applauds government prioritization

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October 6, 2017

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has given the Hon. Carla Qualtrough, Minister of Public Services and Procurement instruction to prioritize prompt payment for contractors and sub-contractors who do business with her department.

According to a recent news release from the National Trade Contractors Coalition of Canada (NTCCC), this federal… Continue Reading

Wolseley acquires Tackaberry

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October 3, 2017

Wolseley Canada has bought Tackaberry Heating Supplies, an HVAC/R distributor and sheet metal fabricator with four locations in Eastern Ontario.

Headquartered in Kingston, with additional branches in Belleville, Brockville and Cornwall, Tackaberry has a 50-year history of providing products and services to the HVAC/R sector.

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Dave Dunbar named national sales manager

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October 3, 2017

General Pipe Cleaners, a division of General Wire Spring, has named Dave Dunbar its national sales manager. A 21-year veteran at the company, Dunbar succeeds Andy Zelazny, who retired at the end of September after 40 years of service to the company. 

Dunbar joined General as a customer service representative in 1996, and has been the assistant… Continue Reading

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