Being an ORAC Associate member gives you and your company the opportunity to network with the owner/operators of over 150 of the largest HVACR contracting companies in Ontario, nationally and internationally. ORAC has four well-attended events per year that all members can attend; AGM, Charity Golf Tournament, Spring and Fall Forums which provide educational training, networking, oh yeah and FUN for all!

Associates can also become members of the ORAC Associates Committee which meets quarterly and assists the Board of Directors in shaping ORAC’s event sponsorship, speaker opportunities and special events. Those who may be interested can attend a committee meeting or event before you commit to membership.


Associate Member Benefits and Privileges

Every ORAC Associate Member (non-contractor) is entitled to the following privileges;

  1. Can register for and participate in all general member forums, the Annual General Meeting of the association, all social events and invited to participate in (providing space available) at all ORAC and/or JTAC or industry promotions.
  2. Are allowed to advertise and promote its business or services to ORAC member companies in association newsletters and at venues noted in above promotions.
  3. Can use the ORAC logo on its company stationary and advertising materials with the prior written approval of ORAC.
  4. Can translate, reprint or distribute ORAC publications and materials with prior written approval of ORAC.
  5. Will be listed on the ORAC web site as associate members in good standing.
  6. May display an ORAC provided membership certificate in its company offices.
  7. Can sponsor golf holes and specialty golf competitions, display corporate logo signage at all general member forums, the Annual General Meeting and social events and host hospitality refreshment receptions, breakfast functions.
  8. Will treat all ORAC members equally in business transactions and will not provide special favors, gifts or discounts to an individual ORAC member that is not equally available to all ORAC members.

Members must have voluntary membership to an individual, partnership or corporation located in the province of Ontario, that does not operate as a contractor in the refrigeration and air conditioning industry but whose purpose is to provide materials, equipment, education of training or services to the heating, ventilation, refrigeration and air conditioning industry.




Associate Description Specialties Phone Website  
Answer Plus Acting as the voice of companies since 1961, we specialize in developing custom communications and customer service solutions. We provide outstanding customer service to companies of all sizes and offer Answering services, Call Centre services and Emergency Call services. (365) 657-1002
Armstrong Fluid Technology With expertise in fluid dynamics, heat transfer, variable speed, and demand-based control, Armstrong Fluid Technology leads the fluid systems industry in providing the most energy efficient and cost effective solutions. (647) 794-4058
C.W. Smith Crane Service Ltd. Founded in 1965, C.W. Smith Crane Service Ltd. provides lift services for a variety of clients in the construction, communications, transportation, landscaping, machine-moving, industrial, commercial, and residential industries. (416) 751-1843
Carrier Enterprise Canada (WWG) (905) 625-1677
Emerson Climate Technologies (519) 756-6157
Enbridge Gas Distribution Enbridge Gas Distribution Inc. has a more than 160-year history and is Canada's largest natural gas distribution company. Enbridge delivers safe, reliable natural gas to more than 2 million customers in Ontario. For nearly 20 years, Enbridge has offered customers energy efficiency programs to help them use energy wisely and save money. (416) 495-4834
Filtration Group (formerly Dafco) (905) 624-9165
HR4U Virtual On-Call Human Resources Advice, Guidance and Consulting for Small to Mid-size Businesses 416-902-6802
Intrigue (519) 265-4933 x101
Johnson Controls Johnson controls is an industry leading building services provider. JCI specializes in the supply, installation and commissioning of building automation systems, HVAC Equipment and Fire & Security products. Acting as a building wide systems integrator, we have partnered with and acquired some of the most prestigious companies in the world to provide the best products and services for our wide array of customers. (416) 738-7190
Johnson Controls (Associate) (437) 341-2864
Johnstone Supply - B&B Trade Distribution Centre With more than half a century of experience, Johnstone Supply - B&B Trade Distribution Centre services the Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning, Refrigeration, and Sheet Metal trades across Ontario with locations in Toronto, Oakville, Hamilton, London and Windsor. We are proud to be a service-focused, family-owned Canadian company. (519) 659-1569
Kathbern Management Consultants Inc. Kathbern focuses on professional recruiting of supervisors, middle or senior management, financial leadership, sales reps, sales leadership, technicians or technical leadership. Our involvement speeds the process and increases the quality of candidates. We get the right people “on the bus”. (416) 915-4044
KeepRite Refrigeration A complete line of Commercial Refrigeration Products and Solutions. (905) 502-3485
Kilmer Environmental Inc. Serving Ontario Since 1987, Kilmer Environmental represents industry-leading HVAC&R product lines, and values strong relationships with clients and suppliers. Our strength can be attributed to representing a limited number of products so we can provide a high degree of focus and expertise. (905) 890-8908 Ex. 27
Lennox Ind. (Canada) Limited We use a legacy of HVAC innovation and expertise to offer the products, programs and services that make a difference in the lives of leading contractors, engineers, property managers and owners. (905) 799-2100
Lifting Gear Hire Lifting Gear Hire is the North America’s single largest organization devoted exclusively to the provision of lifting and moving equipment for rent.
Mayekawa Canada (905) 564-0664
Refrigeration Kool-Air (SV AirTemp Solutions)
Sloan Partners LLP YOU KNOW YOUR BUSINESS. WE KNOW OURS. LET’S TALK. We know you don't need to hear all sorts of business jargon and the usual statements about how we will grow your business, provide sound advice and so on. Of course we do those things – Sloan Group is a successful accountancy and business-consulting firm in Toronto after all – but we aim to do much more than that. First and foremost, we're good listeners. Now, how can we help you? (416) 649-7701
Sporlan Divison Canada (Parker) (416) 292-4200 ext. 24
Succession Dynamics Succession Dynamics is a mid-market boutique M&A investment banking firm with a dual mission: (i) To help companies plan for and execute a successful mergers and acquisition transaction, and (ii) To help companies maximize their value by improving business processes and identifying efficiencies. While our mission may seem simple, its execution involves the complex coordination of many moving parts. If you are a business owner and are looking for a trusted advisor to help you navigate the intricacies of M&A, you have found the right team. (647) 273-3338
The Master Group (Master Comfort Distributor) (905) 475-0075
Trane Commercial Systems (647) 338-4569
Vista Services Vista Commercial Leasing offers more; we provide tools and support that helps you sell. With flexible finance options, on-line credit applications, and custom analysis tools that demonstrate to property owners and managers that equipment replacement makes sense, our VALUE ADDED COMMERCIAL LEASING PROGRAM offers much more than monthly payment options. Vista Services becomes a valuable partner in your commercial and residential business opportunities. (905) 895-0335
Ward Crane Rentals (416) 284-6191
Wolseley HVAC/R Group (Frontier) 905-335-5526 EXT 1051
Yorkland Controls Yorkland Controls Ltd., is a building controls distributor serving the market place for over 40 years. Focusing on controls allows Yorkland to provide a high degree of value added product support and services to customers. Support includes: stocked HVAC parts including pneumatics, burner and boiler management systems, combustion controls, building automation design and commissioning assistance, panel assembly and instrumentation. (416) 661-3306