An eight-page brochure from ABB covers damper-drive solutions for improved boiler control. The brochure features the company's actuators and positioners, which can be used to upgrade or replace other manufacturers' damper drives. The benefits of upgrading are detailed.
— ABB Instrumentation
A booklet from AERCO features cutaway diagrams and specifications of Benchmark boilers. The booklet includes figures that graph the thermal efficiency of the boiler line. The company's C-More Control System, which was developed to support the boilers' fully modulating operation, also is described.
— AERCO International Inc.
The feature article in a recent edition of APC's Business Edition Currents magazine discusses the company's data-center power and cooling forecast for 2010. The article cites research that suggests efficiency will be essential as data-center professionals look to address power and cooling needs without compromising availability.
— APC by Schneider Electric
The feature article in a recent edition of Danfoss' EnVisioneering Solutions magazine focuses on efficiency, sustainability, and quality-of-life industry trends for the 21st century. The article also discusses how businesses are taking the opportunity to help shape and capitalize on, rather than cope with, governmental environmental policies.
A six-page, full-color brochure from HEMCO showcases the company's floor-mount/walk-in fume hoods, which range in size from 6- to 24-ft wide, with various height options. For large-equipment applications, UniMax hoods contain materials and procedures from surrounding areas and exhaust hazardous fumes.
— HEMCO Corp.
“North American Facility Management Degree Program Guide” from the IFMA Foundation provides a listing of all known facility-management programs in North America. The guide's purpose is to help educational institutions develop standards for facility-management curricula and details of the course of study.
— IFMA Foundation
A pamphlet from Modine outlines the company's line of commercial and residential applied-thermal products, including duct furnaces; direct- and indirect-fired rooftop units; gas-/oil-fired, electric, steam/hot-water, and cabinet unit heaters; and convectors. The pamphlet highlights the company's product breadth and customer service.
— Modine Manufacturing Co.
Energy-codes white paper
The U.S. Department of Energy Building Energy Codes Program has released a white paper that compares ANSI/ASHRAE/IESNA Standard 90.1, Energy Standard for Buildings Except Low-Rise Residential Buildings, with the commercial-building aspects of the 2009 International Energy Conservation Code.
— U.S. Department of Energy
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