Mary On and Thomas Bamber Present at SLCan 2018 Conference

Sustainable Labs Canada (SLCan) is hosting the 2018 SLCan Sustainable Laboratory Conference in Winnipeg, MA on October 23-24, 2018. The professional development event portion of the Conference will encompass a trade exhibit featuring innovative laboratory products, designs and services in addition to presentations delivered by industry experts. The Conference itself will entail discussions surrounding challenges inherent to managing and designing laboratories, as well as new and effective approaches to laboratory design.

Integral Group is proud to be represented by Project Manager, Mary On, and Senior Mechanical Designer, Thomas Bamber, as conference speakers.

Read below for session descriptions.

Stream 1: VIU HSC – Innovations for Minimizing Thermal and Auxiliary Energy Demand in Labs

Tuesday, October 23, 2018 | 1:00pm-1:50pm | Assiniboine A

This presentation examines multiple options for minimizing the energy demand of a new laboratory facility in Nanaimo, BC. These include re-circulation of air, run-around coils on fume hood exhaust and capillary detection systems.


  • Thomas Bamber, Senior Mechanical Designer, Integral Group

Stream 1: Is Heat Recovery Always Worthwhile? Balancing Energy Savings with Hazardous Material Cleaning and Maintenance

Wednesday, October 24, 2018 | 8:45am-9:45am | Assiniboine A

The objective of this presentation is to examine whether fume hood exhaust air heat recovery is always worthwhile for the project considering the special procedure required to maintain the fume hood exhaust heat recovery equipment and the hazardous waste generated.


  • Mary On, Project Manager, Integral Group

For more information and to register, please visit SLCan2018.

Date(s): October 23, 2018

Speaker: Mary On, Project Manager; Thomas Bamber, Senior Mechanical Designer