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VOLUME 10, NO. 1 Publisher: Robert Phillips Editor: Cadence Hays Project Manager: Kim Davies Senior Sales Manager Steve Urias Sales Manager: Derek Kuzina Account Executives: Ralph Herzberg (Book Leader), Bill Biber, Angela Campbell, Manuel Fernandes, Meaghen Foden, Ken Hodgert, Pat Johnston, Wayne Jury, Cheryll Oland Marketing & Research: Danielle Joeckel Layout & Design: Lexie Smart Advertising Art: David Cheetham Official Publication of MCA - British Columbia 223-3989 Henning Drive Burnaby, BC V5C 6N5 Email: danat@mcabc.org Website: www.mcabc.org MCA - Alberta 204-2725 12th St. NE Calgary, AB T2E 7J2 Email: hans@mcaalberta.com Website: www.mcaalberta.com MCA - Saskatchewan 105-2750 Faithfull Avenue Saskatoon, SK S7K 6M6 Email: mcask@sasktel.net Website: www.mca-sask.com MCA - Manitoba 1-860 Bradford Street Winnipeg, MB R3H 0N5 Email: mcam@mts.net Website: www.mca-mb.com C O N T E N T S MESSAGES MCA Canada Chairman . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .07 MCA Alberta . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .11 MCA British Columbia . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .13 MCA Manitoba . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .15 MCA Saskatchewan . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .17 UPDATES Alberta . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .21 British Columbia . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .25 Saskatchewan . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .29 Manitoba . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .31 SPECIAL FEATURE Demographics & Management Employees Canada’s management occupations, including those in the mechanical, piping and plumbing industry, are in shortage. How will this diminishing management sector be replaced? By Jeffrey Reed . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .34 FEATURES Insurance – The Pros & Cons of Subguard® It’s unfortunate, but for many general contractors in Canada, subcontractor default is an expensive, time-consuming, and very real problem. However, the fact remains that occasionally a subcontractor will default on a contract. Is there a solution? By Craig Lawrence. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .40 Construction Sector Council Data One-stop shopping for pertinent information By Jeffrey Reed . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .46 Richmond Olympic Oval Uses the Ice to Heat Things Up Adopting heat-recovery technology for energy conservation By Derrick Penner . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .52 B.C.’s Hydrogen Highway™: The Hydrogen + Fuel Cell Alternative As the hype of the 2010 Olympics grows, the hydrogen community is anxious to showcase its zero-emissions hydrogen technology By J.M. Ladobruk . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .58 The Manitoba Hydro Tower Project Winnipeg’s newest addition to its downtown will be one of the most energy efficient office towers in the world ©2008 Naylor (Canada), Inc. 100 Sutherland Ave., Winnipeg, MB R2W 3C7 Tel: (204) 947-0222 • Fax: (204) 947-2047 www.naylor.com All rights reserved. PUBLISHED APRIL/MAB-A0008/7558 By Cadence Hays . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .66 INDEX TO ADVERTISERS . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .70 Postmaster: Send change of Canadian address to: Naylor (Canada), Inc., Distribution Department 100 Sutherland Avenue, Winnipeg, MB R2W 3C7 Canadian publication mail agreement # 40064978 Mechanical Contractors Associations of Alberta, B.C., Manitoba & Saskatchewan 2008 2008 5 http://www.mcabc.org http://www.mcaalberta.com http://www.mca-sask.com http://www.mca-mb.com http://www.naylor.com http://www.naylor.com

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of Mechanical Piping Plumbing Journal 2008

Mechanical Piping Plumbing Journal 2008
Contents
MCA Canada Chairman
MCA Alberta
MCA British Columbia
MCA Manitoba
MCA Saskatchewan
Alberta
British Columbia
Saskatchewan
Manitoba
Demographics & Management Employees
Insurance – The Pros & Cons of Subguard®
Construction Sector Council Data
Richmond Olympic Oval Uses the Ice to Heat Things Up
B.C.’s Hydrogen Highway™: The Hydrogen + Fuel Cell Alternative
The Manitoba Hydro Tower Project
Index to Advertisers

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