Thursday, November 2, 2023

ASHRAE Distinguished Lecturer by, Mark Fly - Wednesday, November 8th, 2023


ASHRAE BC welcomes ASHRAE Distinguished LecturerMark Fly to our November meeting. HVAC units are rated and certified to defined metrics and in many cases, must meet government regulated minimal standards before being sold. Designers of systems need to understand what these ratings mean in order to apply properly. Presentation will cover Full and Part Load Performance,  What ratings cover and don’t cover, How these ratings effect Energy consumption and overall building performance, Environmental conditions that units are tested at to develop the ratings.

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Monday, November 6th, 2023

Tuesday, October 10, 2023

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Thursday, March 1, 2018

ASHRAE BC Dinner Meeting - Student's Night

A group of 10+ students joined ASHRAE BC dinner meeting on Wednesday, February 14 at Italian Cultural Centre. 

The students were able to network with many other professionals in HVAC+R industry during the  meeting. The guest speaker of the meeting, Barry Stephens, had a presentation on Passive House certified ERV/HRV and their design challenges.

ASHRAE BC holds monthly dinner meeting, so if you would like to know more about the future event, please click for ASHRAE BC event. The upcoming March meeting is at on 14th at the same location, Italian Cultural Centre.

Please stay tuned for next event! We will have another building tour on UBC campus.

Tuesday, January 16, 2018

CEC Building Tour

UBC ASHRAE and class of MECH 473 (HVAC) is going to CEC building tour on Friday January 19th at 09:00 am.

Find more about Campus Energy Centre at here
Also click here to see timelapse of the CEC's construction. 

Friday, November 17, 2017

Guest Speaker from SALA UBC on November 22nd, 2017

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Dr. Adam Rysanek is a professor at School of Architecture and Landscape Architecture in UBC. He is an expert in green building design, construction and operation, including the integrated technical and economic modelling of building- and community-integrated low-carbon energy systems.

UBC ASHRAE is going to invite him as our first guest speaker of this year. He is going to give us 30 minutes lecture on sustainable building designs and passive house standard energy performance.

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He also has a research lab at UBC and graduate positions for 2018 are opened. Check his lab at

If you are interested in, please RSVP as soon as possible so that I can order pizzas and pops for everybody. Yes! There are going to be free food! Also, please let me know if you want to ask him questions regarding his work, green buildings, energy modeling, passive house etc.

Date: November 22nd, 2017 (Wednesday)
Time: 5:00 pm
Location: CEME 1212

Guest speaker: Dr. Adam Rysanek (SALA) -30 minutes
Q & A - 10 minutes
Pizza & Social - 20 minutes