ASHRAE, founded in 1894, is a building technology society with more than 54,000 members worldwide. The Society and its members focus on building systems, energy efficiency, indoor air quality, refrigeration and sustainability within the industry. Through research, standards writing, publishing and continuing education, ASHRAE shapes tomorrow’s built environment today.
Learn more www.ashrae.org
BOMA Ottawa (The Building Owners and Managers Association) is the voice of the commercial real estate industry in the National Capital area. Founded in 1971 by Pat Gillin and about 12 other members, its membership has grown to over 450. BOMA members include those who own, manage, service or support in excess of 60 million square feet of commercial, office, retail, industrial and institutional property in the region.
Learn more www.bomaottawa.org/en/
Canada Green Building Council
The Canada Green Building Council (CaGBC) is a not-for-profit, national organization that has been working since 2002 to advance green building and sustainable community development practices in Canada.
Learn more www.cagbc.org
Mechanical Contractors Association of Ottawa
The Mechanical Contractors Association of Ottawa is an association working for the betterment and advancement of the unionized trades in the mechanical contracting industry. Our ICI contracting members are signatory to one or more of the following provincial collective agreements; MCAO/OPTC of the United Association of Journeymen and Apprentices of the Plumbing and Pipe fitting Industry of the United States and Canada—Ottawa Local Union 71, Cornwall Local 819 and/or the Sheet Metal Workers’ International Association—Ottawa Local Union 47. To complement our association of trade contractors we have associate members made up of suppliers, dealers, manufacturers and other professional related services bringing a dynamic fusion to MCA Ottawa.
Learn more www.mcaottawa.ca
Ottawa Construction Association
Founded in 1889, the Ottawa Construction Association (OCA) today is one of the largest regional construction association in Canada and the voice of Ottawa’s non-residential construction industry. Combined, its membership of over 1,000 firms builds more than 90 per cent of the Ottawa region’s $3-billion commercial, industrial and institutional market.
Learn more www.oca.ca
Professional Engineers Ontario
Established on June 14, 1922, Professional Engineers Ontario (PEO) is the licensing and regulating body for engineering in the province. Through the Professional Engineers Act, PEO governs licence and certificate holders and regulates professional engineering in Ontario to serve and protect the public.
Learn more www.peo.on.ca