2017 Lifetime Contribution Winner
The award is given to the individual who has made a significant and consistent contribution to the building services sector. The individual will have demonstrated a strong commitment to supporting the commissioning industry, by helping to raise awareness of the importance of the function. They will also have supported the CSA in its efforts to raise standards in training and performance for our industry.
John Coppin, CSA Honorary Member
John was present at the inaugural CSA meeting back in 1990 and has been on the Technical Sub-Committee ever since. He took over as Chairman of the Technical Committee in 2006 and worked tirelessly producing new technical publications and was instrumental in producing the 2015 Engineers Compendium before he retired as Chairman in 2015.
He has worked for Haden Young many years ago and then TRANE Refrigeration where a reliable source told us this was where he obtained his in depth refrigeration knowledge. He then joined Ove Arup and worked with them for 28 years until he retired in 2008.