Archive http://hpac.com/taxonomy/term/7343/more en Pace of Commercial-Real-Estate-Development Growth Quickens http://hpac.com/archive/pace-commercial-real-estate-development-growth-quickens <div class="node-body article-body">The commercial-real-estate-development industry grew at its fastest pace since the economic recovery began in 2011, an annual report recently released by the NAIOP Research Foundation reveals.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hpac.com/archive/pace-commercial-real-estate-development-growth-quickens" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hpac.com/archive/pace-commercial-real-estate-development-growth-quickens#comments Archive Tue, 30 Sep 2014 19:04:00 +0000 14181 at http://hpac.com <p>Thinkstock</p> Calendar of HVACR Training and Education Events http://hpac.com/archive/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/archive/calendar-hvacr-training-and-education-events" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hpac.com/archive/calendar-hvacr-training-and-education-events#comments Air Conditioning Building Controls Fire / Smoke Heating Humidity Control IAQ & Ventilation Motors / Drives Piping / Pumping Archive Tue, 30 Sep 2014 01:42:00 +0000 12391 at http://hpac.com CertainTeed Launches Online Learning Portal for Building Pros http://hpac.com/archive/certainteed-launches-online-learning-portal-building-pros <div class="node-body article-body">Building-products company CertainTeed Corp. recently launched the Academy of Continuing Education, an online resource for professional training and technical information.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hpac.com/archive/certainteed-launches-online-learning-portal-building-pros" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hpac.com/archive/certainteed-launches-online-learning-portal-building-pros#comments Archive Tue, 23 Sep 2014 18:43:00 +0000 14141 at http://hpac.com buchachon Cool Solutions for Food- and Beverage-Store Coolers http://hpac.com/blog/cool-solutions-food-and-beverage-store-coolers <div class="node-body blog-body">Recently, a company in Sarasota, Fla., devised an “air curtain” for open-case coolers used in food and beverage stores.</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/cool-solutions-food-and-beverage-store-coolers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hpac.com/blog/cool-solutions-food-and-beverage-store-coolers#comments Archive Clark&#039;s Remarks Tue, 23 Sep 2014 14:04:00 +0000 14131 at http://hpac.com <p>(Photo by David McNew/Getty Images)</p> National BIM Standard Subject of Workshop http://hpac.com/archive/national-bim-standard-subject-workshop <div class="node-body article-body">Architects, engineers, builders/contractors, and owners/clients attending ArchitectureBoston Expo Oct. 28-30 in Boston will get an insider's look at all parts of National BIM Standard-United States (NBIMS-US) Version 3.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hpac.com/archive/national-bim-standard-subject-workshop" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hpac.com/archive/national-bim-standard-subject-workshop#comments Archive Mon, 22 Sep 2014 20:05:00 +0000 14121 at http://hpac.com More Than Half of U.S. Companies to Increase Energy Investment in 2015 http://hpac.com/archive/more-half-us-companies-increase-energy-investment-2015 <div class="node-body article-body">According to a recent survey conducted by energy-management specialist Schneider Electric, three-quarters of decision makers at U.S. companies invested in energy-efficiency programs over the previous 12 months. Of those, more than half expected their investment in energy efficiency to be greater over the next 12.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hpac.com/archive/more-half-us-companies-increase-energy-investment-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hpac.com/archive/more-half-us-companies-increase-energy-investment-2015#comments Archive Thu, 18 Sep 2014 03:44:00 +0000 14111 at http://hpac.com Addenda to ASHRAE/IES Energy Standard 90.1 Open for Public Review http://hpac.com/archive/addenda-ashraeies-energy-standard-901-open-public-review <div class="node-body article-body">Fourteen proposed addenda to ANSI/ASHRAE/IES Standard 90.1-2013, Energy Standard for Buildings Except Low-Rise Residential Buildings, are open for public comment, including Addendum l, which adds multiple compliance options to ensure verification of delivered building-envelope performance.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hpac.com/archive/addenda-ashraeies-energy-standard-901-open-public-review" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hpac.com/archive/addenda-ashraeies-energy-standard-901-open-public-review#comments Archive Wed, 17 Sep 2014 16:11:00 +0000 14101 at http://hpac.com Green Building Council Names 2014 Best of Building Award Recipients http://hpac.com/archive/green-building-council-names-2014-best-building-award-recipients <div class="node-body article-body">The U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) today announced the recipients of the 2014 Best of Building awards.
</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hpac.com/archive/green-building-council-names-2014-best-building-award-recipients" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hpac.com/archive/green-building-council-names-2014-best-building-award-recipients#comments Archive Wed, 17 Sep 2014 14:35:00 +0000 14091 at http://hpac.com ASHRAE Looking to Grow Involvement in Residential http://hpac.com/archive/ashrae-looking-grow-involvement-residential <div class="node-body article-body">ASHRAE research shows the residential sector is of growing importance, which is leading the society to explore ways it can contribute most effectively to the improvement of residential-building performance.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hpac.com/archive/ashrae-looking-grow-involvement-residential" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hpac.com/archive/ashrae-looking-grow-involvement-residential#comments Archive Tue, 16 Sep 2014 19:20:00 +0000 14061 at http://hpac.com The Dance Is About to Change http://hpac.com/archive/dance-about-change <div class="node-body article-body">Editorial Director Mike Weil bids farewell to HPAC Engineering readers.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hpac.com/archive/dance-about-change" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hpac.com/archive/dance-about-change#comments Archive Fri, 12 Sep 2014 17:53:00 +0000 14001 at http://hpac.com