CIPH is a not-for-profit trade association, founded in 1933. Members include most of the manufacturers, distributors, and allied companies who directly employ more than 10,000 Canadians in the plumbing and hydronics (modern hot water heating) industries.
The Association's mandate is to improve on existing industry practices, to build strength and unity within the industry and to provide policies and guidelines to enable Mechanical Contractors to plan and expand in the developing market of this industry.
Founded in February 1867 by a group of 58 Canadian construction industry executives. The association's mandate is to promote the highest possible standards of professionalism in an industry characterized by stiff competition and often razor thin margins.
HRAI is a national association representing more than 1,300 heating, ventilation, air conditioning and refrigeration (HVACR) manufacturers, wholesalers and contractors.
RSES conducts educational meetings, seminars, workshops, technical qualification and examination programs, training courses and publishes several volumes of books, publishes its own monthly trade magazine, and conducts other related activities.