HPAC Engineering http://hpac.com/rss.xml en Global Coalition for Green Schools Names Greenest School on Earth http://hpac.com/archive/global-coalition-green-schools-names-greenest-school-earth <div class="field-deck"> High school in Canada recognized for cutting-edge sustainability education </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The Global Coalition for Green Schools, an initiative of the Center for Green Schools at the U.S. Green Building Council, has announced the Greenest School on Earth for 2015.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hpac.com/archive/global-coalition-green-schools-names-greenest-school-earth" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hpac.com/archive/global-coalition-green-schools-names-greenest-school-earth#comments Archive Wed, 15 Apr 2015 17:29:00 +0000 16781 at http://hpac.com cienpies/iStock LEED to Recognize Living Building Challenge Energy, Water Requirements http://hpac.com/piping-pumping/leed-recognize-living-building-challenge-energy-water-requirements <div class="node-body article-body">The U.S. Green Building Council recently announced it will recognize energy and water requirements from the Living Building Challenge green-building system within the LEED green-building program.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hpac.com/piping-pumping/leed-recognize-living-building-challenge-energy-water-requirements" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hpac.com/piping-pumping/leed-recognize-living-building-challenge-energy-water-requirements#comments Air Conditioning Heating IAQ & Ventilation Piping / Pumping Wed, 15 Apr 2015 15:16:00 +0000 16771 at http://hpac.com Data Center World Infographic: Data Centers Today, Keeping Pace in an Accelerated Environment http://hpac.com/data-center-world-infographic-data-centers-today-keeping-pace-accelerated-environment <div class="node-body page-body"><p>This infographic brought to you by: <strong>Data Center World</strong> provides information on data centers and the complexities of a growing ecosystem. Topics covered include:&nbsp;cost containment challenges, capacity issues, cloud computing concerns, software/hardware solutions, and external threats.&nbsp;</p> </div><div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hpac.com/data-center-world-infographic-data-centers-today-keeping-pace-accelerated-environment" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Industry Event News Tue, 14 Apr 2015 21:09:31 +0000 16741 at http://hpac.com ‘Advanced Energy Design Guide for Grocery Stores’ Available http://hpac.com/air-conditioning/advanced-energy-design-guide-grocery-stores-available <div class="node-body article-body">“Advanced Energy Design Guide for Grocery Stores,” the fifth in a series of publications providing recommendations for achieving 50-percent energy savings over the minimum requirements in ANSI/ASHRAE/IESNA Standard 90.1-2004, Energy Standard for Buildings Except Low-Rise Residential Buildings, is now available.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hpac.com/air-conditioning/advanced-energy-design-guide-grocery-stores-available" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hpac.com/air-conditioning/advanced-energy-design-guide-grocery-stores-available#comments Air Conditioning Heating IAQ & Ventilation Tue, 14 Apr 2015 18:42:00 +0000 16721 at http://hpac.com Photo by Stephen Chernin/Getty Images GALLERY: Vintage HVAC Advertisements, 1933 http://hpac.com/galleries/gallery-vintage-hvac-advertisements-1933 <div class="field-byline"> By ASHLEY M. DOLES </div> <div class="node-body article-body">With America’s economic depression at its worst, unemployment skyrocketed in 1933, leaving one in four U.S. workers without a job and creating great unrest within the nation. American advertising was devastated financially during this depression and shifted from a self-indulgent, beautiful style to heroic imagery of working-class salesmen. This gallery contains but a few of the many HVAC advertisements seen during this trying time.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hpac.com/galleries/gallery-vintage-hvac-advertisements-1933" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hpac.com/galleries/gallery-vintage-hvac-advertisements-1933#comments Galleries Building Controls Heating Humidity Control IAQ & Ventilation Motors / Drives Piping / Pumping Tue, 14 Apr 2015 15:35:00 +0000 16431 at http://hpac.com April 2015 http://hpac.com/hpac-engineering/2015-04-14 <div class="node-body magazine_issue-body"></div> <div class="field-desc"> <p style="font-size: 13px; line-height: 20px;"><a href="http://hpac.com/april-2015-digital-edition" style="font-size: 17px; font-weight: bold;" target="_blank" title="HPAC Engineering April 2015 digital edition">Click here for digital edition</a></p> <div>&nbsp;</div> </div> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-mag-teasers"> <div class="field-mag-teaser"> <a href="/archive/unified-workflow-building-project-delivery">Unified Workflow Building-Project Delivery</a> <a href="/air-conditioning/methods-calculating-water-recovery-air-conditioning-cooling-coils-part-1-2">Methods of Calculating Water Recovery From Air-Conditioning Cooling Coils, Part 1 of 2</a> <a href="/heating/state-capitol-building-retrofitted-geothermal-heat-pump-system">State Capitol Building Retrofitted With Geothermal Heat-Pump System</a> </div> </fieldset> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-publication-info"><legend>Publication Info</legend> </fieldset> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div> Tue, 14 Apr 2015 04:00:00 +0000 16731 at http://hpac.com Field Controls Introduces Medical-Grade Commercial Air Purifier http://hpac.com/iaq-ventilation/field-controls-introduces-medical-grade-commercial-air-purifier <div class="node-body article-body">Field Controls recently introduced the Cube, a multistage air purifier for fast eradication of volatile organic compounds, odors, germs, and particulate.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hpac.com/iaq-ventilation/field-controls-introduces-medical-grade-commercial-air-purifier" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hpac.com/iaq-ventilation/field-controls-introduces-medical-grade-commercial-air-purifier#comments New Products Products IAQ & Ventilation Mon, 13 Apr 2015 20:06:00 +0000 16711 at http://hpac.com Johnson Controls Introduces Quantech Air-Cooled Chillers
 http://hpac.com/new-products/johnson-controls-introduces-quantech-air-cooled-chillers <div class="node-body article-body">Johnson Controls’ new Quantech air-cooled chillers are available for virtually immediate shipment, making replacement possible in as little as two days.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hpac.com/new-products/johnson-controls-introduces-quantech-air-cooled-chillers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hpac.com/new-products/johnson-controls-introduces-quantech-air-cooled-chillers#comments Air Conditioning New Products Products Mon, 13 Apr 2015 19:05:00 +0000 16701 at http://hpac.com LG Upgrades AC Smart IV VRF Central Controller http://hpac.com/products/lg-upgrades-ac-smart-iv-vrf-central-controller <div class="node-body article-body">With upgraded software, the AC Smart IV central controller from LG Electronics provides a total air-conditioning-system solution.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hpac.com/products/lg-upgrades-ac-smart-iv-vrf-central-controller" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hpac.com/products/lg-upgrades-ac-smart-iv-vrf-central-controller#comments Air Conditioning New Products Products Mon, 13 Apr 2015 16:40:00 +0000 16691 at http://hpac.com Yaskawa Releases Z1000U HVAC Matrix Drive http://hpac.com/new-products/yaskawa-releases-z1000u-hvac-matrix-drive <div class="field-deck"> Technology provides harmonic mitigation, power-factor control, and energy savings in single compact package </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The Drives & Motion Division of Yaskawa America Inc. recently announced the release of the Z1000U HVAC Matrix Drive.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hpac.com/new-products/yaskawa-releases-z1000u-hvac-matrix-drive" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hpac.com/new-products/yaskawa-releases-z1000u-hvac-matrix-drive#comments New Products Products Motors / Drives Mon, 13 Apr 2015 14:25:00 +0000 16681 at http://hpac.com Calendar of HVACR Training and Education Events http://hpac.com/training/calendar-hvacr-training-and-education-events <div class="node-body article-body">Are you looking to expand your knowledge and/or sharpen your skills in a particular area of HVACR? Do you have certification requirements you need to meet? Here is a list of upcoming industry education and training events.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hpac.com/training/calendar-hvacr-training-and-education-events" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hpac.com/training/calendar-hvacr-training-and-education-events#comments Air Conditioning AHR Expo Training Building Controls Fire / Smoke Heating Humidity Control IAQ & Ventilation Motors / Drives Piping / Pumping Thu, 09 Apr 2015 13:37:00 +0000 12391 at http://hpac.com Free Webinar on Data-Center Thermal Control Set http://hpac.com/air-conditioning/free-webinar-data-center-thermal-control-set <div class="node-body article-body">Data-center cooling systems must be finely tuned and controlled, if high efficiency and availability are to be achieved. Most data-center cooling systems, however, lack the advanced controls needed to optimize thermal performance.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hpac.com/air-conditioning/free-webinar-data-center-thermal-control-set" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hpac.com/air-conditioning/free-webinar-data-center-thermal-control-set#comments Air Conditioning Wed, 08 Apr 2015 15:35:00 +0000 16671 at http://hpac.com Where Is the Value in HVAC ‘Value Engineering’? http://hpac.com/blog/where-value-hvac-value-engineering <div class="node-body blog-body">Most of us in manufacturing and construction-related fields probably have had some exposure to value engineering. I do not know about you, but I can honestly say I have never had a good experience with it. One of my pet peeves is the term itself.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/clarks-remarks">Clark&#039;s Remarks</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://hpac.com/blog/where-value-hvac-value-engineering" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hpac.com/blog/where-value-hvac-value-engineering#comments Clark&#039;s Remarks Tue, 07 Apr 2015 18:15:00 +0000 16661 at http://hpac.com <p>Hemera Technologies</p> Methods of Calculating Water Recovery From Air-Conditioning Cooling Coils, Part 1 of 2 http://hpac.com/air-conditioning/methods-calculating-water-recovery-air-conditioning-cooling-coils-part-1-2 <div class="field-byline"> By WILLIAM G. ACKER, Acker &amp; Associates, Green Bay, Wis. </div> <div class="field-deck"> A detailed analysis of five procedures used to calculate water-vapor removal </div> <div class="node-body article-body">In traditional building cooling, air passes through chilled cooling coils in air-handling units prior to entering a facility. As air passes over the coils, moisture in the air condenses into water on the coils. Today, many building owners are collecting this water and using it to replenish cooling towers for irrigation and other uses. This article provides a detailed review of five procedures used to calculate the amount of water coming off cooling coils.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hpac.com/air-conditioning/methods-calculating-water-recovery-air-conditioning-cooling-coils-part-1-2" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hpac.com/air-conditioning/methods-calculating-water-recovery-air-conditioning-cooling-coils-part-1-2#comments Air Conditioning Mon, 06 Apr 2015 19:39:00 +0000 16641 at http://hpac.com Unified Workflow Building-Project Delivery http://hpac.com/archive/unified-workflow-building-project-delivery <div class="field-byline"> By JASON CALCAGNO and DREW THOMAS, Southland Industries, Dulles, Va. </div> <div class="field-deck"> Application of a new project-delivery technique at Marine Corps University </div> <div class="node-body article-body">At Marine Corps University in Quantico, Va., buildings P541 and P632 are two recently completed additions to the General Alfred M. Gray Marine Corps Research Center. Working in a design-assist capacity, Southland Industries saw the job as an excellent opportunity to apply its new project-delivery technique, unified workflow.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hpac.com/archive/unified-workflow-building-project-delivery" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hpac.com/archive/unified-workflow-building-project-delivery#comments Archive Mon, 06 Apr 2015 18:15:00 +0000 16631 at http://hpac.com Stan Conti/iStock VRF Zoning Yields Significant Energy Savings for Bank http://hpac.com/heating/vrf-zoning-yields-significant-energy-savings-bank <div class="field-byline"> By MITSUBISHI ELECTRIC US COOLING &amp; HEATING DIVISION </div> <div class="field-deck"> System installed with no disruption of business </div> <div class="node-body article-body">At Century Bank and Trust in Milledgeville, Ga., the cost of the 25-year-old, once-state-of-the-art water-source-heat-pump system was great. “Our bill ran from $6,000 to $8,000 a month,” the bank vice president said. “Then there were the leaks.”</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hpac.com/heating/vrf-zoning-yields-significant-energy-savings-bank" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hpac.com/heating/vrf-zoning-yields-significant-energy-savings-bank#comments Air Conditioning Heating Mon, 06 Apr 2015 15:17:00 +0000 16621 at http://hpac.com <p>Outdoor units were installed while the bank was in operation, providing a seamless experience for employees and customers.</p> National BIM Standard-United States Version 3 Due This Month http://hpac.com/building-controls/national-bim-standard-united-states-version-3-due-month <div class="node-body article-body">The National Institute of Building Sciences building SMART alliance will release the latest edition of the nation’s consensus-based standard governing building information modeling (BIM) on April 15.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hpac.com/building-controls/national-bim-standard-united-states-version-3-due-month" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hpac.com/building-controls/national-bim-standard-united-states-version-3-due-month#comments Building Controls Wed, 01 Apr 2015 20:06:00 +0000 16601 at http://hpac.com <p>The National BIM Standard-United States Version 3 will be released April 15.</p> State Capitol Building Retrofitted With Geothermal Heat-Pump System http://hpac.com/heating/state-capitol-building-retrofitted-geothermal-heat-pump-system <div class="field-byline"> By CLIMATEMASTER </div> <div class="field-deck"> First-year utility-bill savings total $95,000 </div> <div class="node-body article-body">In 2003, the Colorado Capitol Complex in Denver was slated for a major renovation and restoration. “Some of the HVAC infrastructure in the complex was more than 80 years old,” the manager of design and construction programs for the Office of the State Architect said.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hpac.com/heating/state-capitol-building-retrofitted-geothermal-heat-pump-system" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hpac.com/heating/state-capitol-building-retrofitted-geothermal-heat-pump-system#comments Air Conditioning Heating Tue, 31 Mar 2015 18:56:00 +0000 16591 at http://hpac.com 7 Reasons to Adopt a New HVAC System in Your Building http://hpac.com/air-conditioning/7-reasons-adopt-new-hvac-system-your-building <div class="node-body gallery-body">What happens when your HVAC system starts to get old?</div> <div class="field-interstitial-ads-frequency"> <span>Interstitial Ads Frequency:&nbsp;</span> -1 </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hpac.com/air-conditioning/7-reasons-adopt-new-hvac-system-your-building" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hpac.com/air-conditioning/7-reasons-adopt-new-hvac-system-your-building#comments Air Conditioning Heating Thu, 26 Mar 2015 18:45:00 +0000 16581 at http://hpac.com <p>Replacing the HVAC system now could save you from headaches later.</p> Using Air Change Formula for HVAC Success http://hpac.com/air-conditioning/using-air-change-formula-hvac-success <div class="node-body article-body">How often does air enter and exit a room from an HVAC system within an hour? That’s exactly what an air change formula, by Rob Falke, president of the National Comfort Institute, on ContractingBusiness.com tries to find out.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hpac.com/air-conditioning/using-air-change-formula-hvac-success" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hpac.com/air-conditioning/using-air-change-formula-hvac-success#comments Air Conditioning Thu, 26 Mar 2015 15:56:00 +0000 16571 at http://hpac.com <p>Air Change formula can help make your building more energy efficient.</p> (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images) Bell & Gossett Releases Second-Quarter Little Red Schoolhouse Schedule http://hpac.com/piping-pumping/bell-gossett-releases-second-quarter-little-red-schoolhouse-schedule <div class="node-body article-body">Bell & Gossett, a brand of water-technology company Xylem Inc., recently released the second-quarter 2015 seminar schedule for its Little Red Schoolhouse in Morton Grove, Ill.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hpac.com/piping-pumping/bell-gossett-releases-second-quarter-little-red-schoolhouse-schedule" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hpac.com/piping-pumping/bell-gossett-releases-second-quarter-little-red-schoolhouse-schedule#comments Training Piping / Pumping Wed, 25 Mar 2015 15:34:00 +0000 16551 at http://hpac.com Construction Set to See Growth in 2015 http://hpac.com/building-controls/construction-set-see-growth-2015 <div class="node-body article-body">Construction looks to be in a good place for 2015, according to a recent report from FMI.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hpac.com/building-controls/construction-set-see-growth-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hpac.com/building-controls/construction-set-see-growth-2015#comments Building Controls Wed, 25 Mar 2015 15:18:00 +0000 16541 at http://hpac.com <p>Total construction is predicted to grow 9 percent for the year</p> (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images) Refrigerant Additives Revisited http://hpac.com/blog/refrigerant-additives-revisited <div class="node-body blog-body">Last November, I posted on refrigerant additives. Because I had first-hand knowledge of the performance of one of those products, I mentioned it by name. Not surprisingly, the first comment posted was an inquiry about a competitive product.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/clarks-remarks">Clark&#039;s Remarks</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://hpac.com/blog/refrigerant-additives-revisited" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hpac.com/blog/refrigerant-additives-revisited#comments Air Conditioning Clark&#039;s Remarks Tue, 24 Mar 2015 20:13:00 +0000 16501 at http://hpac.com <p>amoklv/iStock</p> HVAC in Popular Movies: Did Hollywood Get It Right? 'The Island' Edition http://hpac.com/iaq-ventilation/hvac-popular-movies-did-hollywood-get-it-right-island-edition <div class="node-body article-body">Ron Wilkinson, a professional engineer who moonlights as a film critic, takes a look at 2005 science-fiction thriller "The Island" as part of HPAC Engineering’s ongoing series “HVAC in Popular Movies: Did Hollywood Get It Right?”</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hpac.com/iaq-ventilation/hvac-popular-movies-did-hollywood-get-it-right-island-edition" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hpac.com/iaq-ventilation/hvac-popular-movies-did-hollywood-get-it-right-island-edition#comments IAQ & Ventilation Tue, 24 Mar 2015 17:56:00 +0000 16491 at http://hpac.com <p>Scarlett Johansson and Ewan McGregor arrive at the UK premiere of &quot;The Island&quot; at the Odeon Leicester Square cinema in London, England, Aug. 7, 2005. (Photo by MJ Kim/Getty Images)</p> Building Energy Efficiency May Leave Through Elevator Shafts http://hpac.com/building-controls/building-energy-efficiency-may-leave-through-elevator-shafts <div class="node-body article-body">Every building manager should be striving for energy efficiency. Not only does going green help save the environment, it saves money, something every manager and owner should love</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hpac.com/building-controls/building-energy-efficiency-may-leave-through-elevator-shafts" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hpac.com/building-controls/building-energy-efficiency-may-leave-through-elevator-shafts#comments Building Controls Mon, 23 Mar 2015 16:19:00 +0000 16451 at http://hpac.com <p>One way energy can escape is through elevator shafts.</p> (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images) Improving Economy, Improving Real Estate Market http://hpac.com/building-controls/improving-economy-improving-real-estate-market <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Great news for anyone who has a stake in the commercial real estate market: <a href="http://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/accelerating-economy-expected-to-drive-growth-in-commercial-real-estate-300052550.html" target="_blank" title="Report from Transwestern and Delta Associates.">a recent report from Transwestern and Delta Associates, titled &ldquo;Insights + Trends + Opportunities,&rdquo; </a>found that the national economy is recovering. This means good things for commercial real estate, according to the report, as it is growing as &ldquo;an experience, not just a location.&rdquo;</p></div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hpac.com/building-controls/improving-economy-improving-real-estate-market" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hpac.com/building-controls/improving-economy-improving-real-estate-market#comments Building Controls Thu, 19 Mar 2015 16:50:00 +0000 16441 at http://hpac.com <p>Commercial real estate and the economy may be on the rise.</p> (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images) DOE, National Institute of Building Sciences Release Better Buildings Workforce Guidelines http://hpac.com/archive/doe-national-institute-building-sciences-release-better-buildings-workforce-guidelines <div class="node-body article-body">To enhance and streamline commercial-building workforce training and certification programs, the U.S. Department of Energy and the National Institute of Building Sciences recently announced new Better Buildings Workforce Guidelines.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hpac.com/archive/doe-national-institute-building-sciences-release-better-buildings-workforce-guidelines" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hpac.com/archive/doe-national-institute-building-sciences-release-better-buildings-workforce-guidelines#comments Archive Wed, 18 Mar 2015 20:42:00 +0000 16421 at http://hpac.com shironosov/iStock Summer is Coming: 8 Ways to Prepare Buildings for the Heat http://hpac.com/air-conditioning/summer-coming-8-ways-prepare-buildings-heat <div class="node-body gallery-body">We’ve all been anxiously awaiting the return of the summer sun and warmth, but building owners and managers can’t look forward to the season without first preparing their facilities. </div> <div class="field-interstitial-ads-frequency"> <span>Interstitial Ads Frequency:&nbsp;</span> -1 </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hpac.com/air-conditioning/summer-coming-8-ways-prepare-buildings-heat" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hpac.com/air-conditioning/summer-coming-8-ways-prepare-buildings-heat#comments Air Conditioning Wed, 18 Mar 2015 19:57:00 +0000 16401 at http://hpac.com <p>Summer is coming. Is your building ready?</p> Proposed Energy Standard for Data Centers, Telecommunications Buildings Open for Public Comment http://hpac.com/archive/proposed-energy-standard-data-centers-telecommunications-buildings-open-public-comment <div class="node-body article-body">Proposed ASHRAE Standard 90.4P, Energy Standard for Data Centers and Telecommunications Buildings, is open for public review—its first—until March 30, 2015.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hpac.com/archive/proposed-energy-standard-data-centers-telecommunications-buildings-open-public-comment" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hpac.com/archive/proposed-energy-standard-data-centers-telecommunications-buildings-open-public-comment#comments Archive Wed, 18 Mar 2015 19:48:00 +0000 16411 at http://hpac.com Student-Designed Facility Combines Underfloor Ventilation, Ventilated Façade http://hpac.com/iaq-ventilation/student-designed-facility-combines-underfloor-ventilation-ventilated-fa-ade <div class="field-byline"> By TRISH HOLDER; Trish Holder, Marketing Communications; Greensboro, N.C. </div> <div class="field-deck"> University of Kansas program tests limits of sustainable construction </div> <div class="node-body article-body">At the University of Kansas, the School of Architecture, Design & Planning is helping to loosen the industry’s grip on “tried-and-true-but-not-so-sustainable” building practices by applying cutting-edge design, products, and technologies on real-life construction projects through Studio 804.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hpac.com/iaq-ventilation/student-designed-facility-combines-underfloor-ventilation-ventilated-fa-ade" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hpac.com/iaq-ventilation/student-designed-facility-combines-underfloor-ventilation-ventilated-fa-ade#comments IAQ & Ventilation Wed, 18 Mar 2015 17:11:00 +0000 16391 at http://hpac.com