Fall Chapter Meeting
Thursday, October 26th, 2017
Presentation 1: Refrigerant Management Canada (RMC)
With a changing Refrigerant Landscape, what does the HVACR playing field look like today, 18 months after the Government’s introduction of the Pollution Prevention (P2) Plan for Halocarbons. For manufacturers of refrigerant, & wholesaler and contractors that collect refrigerant safely, what responsibilities lay with each segment of the supply chain.
Speakers (via Video Conference):
April Heeley, Manager, Environmental Services, HRAI and Nancy Larsen, Program Coordinator, Environmental Services, HRAI
Refrigerant Management Canada (RMC) is a not-for-profit corporation established in 2000 by HRAI. April Heeley, Manager, Environmental Services, and Nancy Larsen, Program Coordinator, Environmental Services at HRAI, will take attendees on a journey explaining how the program works.
Presentation 2: City of Calgary
The recent developments from manufacturers’ banning the use of gas furnaces for construction heat, is a ‘hot’ topic. What is the process for implementing these recent developments? The City has made it clear that the responsibility for following the rules regarding construction heat will lie on the homebuilders and the HVAC contractor. This presentation addresses the specific responsibilities of the HVAC contractor on the work site.
- What inspectors are looking for?
- What documentation is required?
- What happens in the case of non-compliance?
Dean Taylor, Operational Supervisor - Plumbing & Gas, City of Calgary
Dean Taylor, Operational Supervisor-Plumbing and Gas with the City of Calgary has 18 years of experience with the City including a position as Safety Codes Officer. Dean will be presenting and taking questions and answers as well.
11:30 a.m.: Registration
12:00 p.m.: Introduction by Chair
12:05 p.m – 12:30 p.m.: April Heeley (via video conference), Refrigerant Management Canada (RMC)
12:35 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.: Dean Taylor, City of Calgary
1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.: Lunch Buffet
5940 Blackfoot Trail SE
Calgary, AB T2H 2B5
$40 for non-member
$20 for member
Registration Details: Click here to register.