In the summer of 2012, the city of Quebec experienced a large outbreak of legionnaire’s disease. Nearly 200 people were infected; 14 of them died. A public inquiry reported after: “The measures introduced were not effective enough...” As a consequence, Quebec Government adopted a Regulation for cooling towers maintenance. The speaker will present major points from his two (2) years of experience in the upgrading of Cooling Towers Maintenance Program to prevent Legionella transmission.

15-08: Upgrading Existing Cooling Tower's Maintenance Programs to Prevent

  • Mario Bellavance, Blue Heron Cooling Tower Inc.