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Canadian Hydronics Conference sets the bar high

August 27, 2019   (0 Comments)
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Canadian Hydronics Conference sets the bar high

More speakers, more topics plus a sold-out trade show



The Canadian Hydronics Conference (CHC2019) opens in Ottawa in just four weeks. The two-day conference includes a sold-out trade show and is attracting contractors, wholesalers and engineers from across Canada. The Conference is presented for the industry by the Canadian Hydronics Council (CHC), a council of the Canadian Institute of Plumbing & Heating. CHC has be representing Canada’s hydronics (modern hot water heating) industry for more than 40 years.


“With 20 presenters from across Canada and the U.S. it’s an exciting program”, stated Conference Co-Chair Mike Wills of Wolseley Canada. “Whether you are a seasoned pro or newer to the industry, CHC2019 will give you the technical training, business insights, product information and industry contacts you need to succeed”.


“It’s going to be an incredible opportunity to meet North America’s leading hydronics industry leaders”, added Conference Co-Chair Dave Harrison of Jess-Don Dunford Limited. “It’s also a fantastic way to meet other industry members from across Canada and share ideas”.


CIPH Chairman of the Board Andrew Dyck of Barclay Sales Ltd. along with the Canadian Hydronics Council Chairman Dave Hughes will attend the conference and present the 2019 Canadian Hydronics Council Award of Merit. The award recognizes an individual for their significant contributions over a lifetime to the Canadian hydronics industry; it is the hydronics industry’s highest honour. The presentation will take place at 1:30 pm on Wednesday, September 25.


For complete details about the Canadian Hydronics Conference and registration information, visit or email


CHC 2019 Program and Registration Form (pdf)



Elizabeth McCullough
GM – Trade Shows
Canadian Institute of Plumbing & Heating
416-695-0447 or 800-639-2474 x309


About CIPH


Founded in Montreal in 1933, the CIPH is a not-for-profit trade association that is committed to providing members with the tools for success in today's competitive environment. More than 285 companies are members of this influential Canadian industry association.

They are the manufacturers, wholesaler distributors, master distributors, manufacturers' agents, and allied companies who manufacture and distribute plumbing, heating, hydronic, industrial PVF, and waterworks, and other mechanical products. CIPH wholesalers operate more than 700 warehouses and showrooms across Canada. Total industry sales exceed $6.5 billion annually and CIPH members have more than 20,000 employees from coast to coast.


Previous CHC Award of Merit Recipients



Barry Cunningham, General Manager, Triangle Supply Ltd. (a division of Bartle & Gibson Co. Ltd.) 

Kenneth Webster, formerly Director, Sales & Marketing, Viessmann Manufacturing Company Inc. (retired)



Richard Peck, Vice President, Slant/Fin Ltd.



Roy Collver, Contributing Editor – Hydronics, Plumbing & HVAC Magazine

Harald Prell, President, Viessmann Manufacturing Company Inc. (Canada)



John Goshulak, Vice President, Sales and Marketing, Weil-McLain Canada Sales Inc.