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2016 01 12

posted Jan 15, 2016, 8:50 AM by ASHRAE Saskatoon Secretary   [ updated Jan 15, 2016, 8:52 AM ]

ASHRAE Saskatoon Chapter 102

General Meeting Agenda

12 January, 2016


5:30 - 6:00       Cocktails

6:00 - 7:00       Meeting / Meal

7:15                 Presentation


1.       Call to order/ Introductions

a.      Call the general meeting to order.

b.      Introductions:

-          Name

-          Company

-          ASHRAE position  

            2.         The minutes from last meeting have been made available on our website for you to review, any                                           questions/corrections can be sent to Arron Andrusiak.

 3.       Reports

a.       Programs – Ian Slinger

i.      October:        Glen Greer – The importance of                                        humidification and the benefits of                                           humidifying with evaporative media

ii.     November:    Tour of the Saskatoon Waste water                      treatment plant

iii.    December:    Past Presidents Night – Christmas Social

iv     January:        Kyle – Hydronics and condensing boilers

v.     February:       Michael Nemeth – Passive house

vi.    March:           Ron Wilkinson – commissioning new and existing            buildings

vii.   April:              Ian Slinger – Hydronic water quality

viii.  May:                Dennis will present on personal integrated management system

b.   Treasurer – Christine Rogers

      -Please sign in and see Christine if you are not on a meal plan.

c.   History – Jonathan Bushman

      - No report.

d.   Research Promotion  Michael Nemeth 

      -  Michael would like to thank everyone who donated to get us to $2,090.00 of our $12,000.00 goal this year.

      -  Research Promotion donations go towards updating the ASHRAE handbook, research grants and maintain ASHRAE standards.

e.   Membership Promotion  Mohammad Afshin

      -  No report.

f.    Student Activities –Greg Scrivener

      -  No report.

g.   CTTC  Pierre Andre-Ranger

      -  Jan 20th Emerson is holding a free data centre design course.

      -  Pierre would like to encourage everyone to attend the CRC technical sessions this year.

h.   Refrigeration - Greg Scrivener

      -  No report.

i.    Awards – Jonathan Bushman

      -  No report

k.   Young Engineers of ASHRAE (YEA)  - Bradie Preiss

      -  No report.

l.    CRC – Ryan McGillivray

      -  ASHRAE Saskatoon will be hosting this year’s CRC for the Saskatoon chapter’s 50th anniversary.

      -  Technical session speakers are Dennis Knight, Tim Wentz and Charles Gulledge.

      -  CRC events will be held on Friday May 13 and Saturday May 14th.

      -  The CRC wind-up event will be the Prairie Lily River Cruise.

      -  ASHRAE Saskatoon is looking of sponsors for this year’s CRC, please contact Ryan if you are interested.

      -  A tradeshow is being considered during the CRC if anyone is interested in having a booth at the show please let Ryan or anyone on the CRC committee know.

4.       Old business

a.         Still looking for volunteer positions for the CRC:


5.       New business

a.         John Ross Curling Bonspiel – Edmonton March 19, 2016.  Talk to BOG if                          interested. 


a.         Please remember to sign the sign in sheet if you have not done so and       pay Christine.

b.         Don’t forget to mark your calendars for next month’s meeting, on   February 9th, 2016. 


a.         Motion to adjourn by Pierre Andre-Ranger, seconded by Christine Rogers. 

b.         Meeting adjourned at 7:00 pm.


ASHRAE Saskatoon Secretary,
Jan 15, 2016, 8:50 AM