Aug 7, 2018
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Ride for Comfort wraps up in Cochrane

After spending several days in the mountains, and raising $25,000 for STARS air ambulance, boiler and mechanical equipment company Viessmann wrapped up its 2018 Ride for Comfort motorcycle rally in Cochrane, Alta., in late July.

Participating riders in the inaugural charity event travelled from Calgary, continuing through the Canadian Rockies and into the Okanagan Valley. In addition to fantastic scenery, participating riders also stopped in to check out a biomass district heating facility in Enderby, B.C. (pictured)...
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Rock joins Watts
Chris Rock is the new director of sales and marketing for Canada at Watts Water Technologies (Canada) Inc. A CMA, Rock has more than 10 years of experience in sales...
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Weil-McLain Canada customers cruise the Eastern Mediterranean
Twenty-five contractors and their partners joined Weil-McLain Canada on its Wave Rider IV Cruise in the Eastern Mediterranean in June. Stopping at six ports of call, including Venice, Santorini...
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Stelpro employees run for CHU Sainte-Justine
Seventy Stelpro employees crossed the finish line of the 15th edition of Mont-Saint-Bruno’s Grande virée des sentiers on June 10, raising funds for the CHU Sainte-Justine Foundation...
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The House of Rohl launches with a bang in Quebec
Fortune Brands Global Plumbing Group launched its House of Rohl portfolio of brands with a special reception this past June. The gala attracted 200 plumbing product specialists...
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BBQ attracts a stampede
Around 500 people dropped into the Chemfax Stampede BBQ in early July, held just ahead of the start of the 2018 Calgary Stampede. The event, which featured product displays...
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Wolseley Canada acquires AMRE
Wolseley Canada has added AMRE Supply Company Limited to its portfolio of brands. Headquartered in Edmonton and celebrating 50 years in business in 2018, AMRE has 12...
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B51 and B52 code reviews underway
The public review periods for a pair of mechanical codes wrap up in less than a month. The public review of the draft of the 19th edition of CSA B51, boiler, pressure vessel, and pressure piping code,...
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MB Comps: Your ticket to CIPHEX West is on us!
Registration has opened for the CIPHEX West show, scheduled for November 7 and 8 at the BMO Centre at Stampede Park in Calgary. Western Canada’s biggest show for HVAC, refrigeration...
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Parting Shot: Showering in the sky

When most of us think about air travel, thoughts generally go to cramped quarters and non-existent or questionable food offerings, but a few airlines are still willing to pamper their customers. First class passengers on Etihad Airways or Emirates airlines can even grab a quick shower before they land. Here’s a quick tour of the shower spa suite on the Emirates A380 aircraft, where you can take a shower while 40,000 feet in the air.


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