Building Controls http://hpac.com/taxonomy/term/7344/more en 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 Wed, 29 Jul 2015 03:22:00 +0000 12391 at http://hpac.com Numerous ASHRAE Standards, Addenda Open for Public Review, Comment http://hpac.com/archive/numerous-ashrae-standards-addenda-open-public-review-comment <div class="node-body article-body">Addenda to major ASHRAE standards, including standards related to thermal comfort, ventilation and indoor-air quality in residences, high-performing buildings, building automation, and energy efficiency, are open for public review and comment.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hpac.com/archive/numerous-ashrae-standards-addenda-open-public-review-comment" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hpac.com/archive/numerous-ashrae-standards-addenda-open-public-review-comment#comments Air Conditioning Building Controls Heating IAQ & Ventilation Archive Tue, 28 Jul 2015 16:52:00 +0000 17801 at http://hpac.com Free Webinar on Maximizing Building-Automation-System Performance Set http://hpac.com/building-controls/free-webinar-maximizing-building-automation-system-performance-set <div class="node-body article-body">Studies show 2- to 10-percent energy savings can be realized through regular review and adjustment of building automation systems. On July 22 at 11 a.m. EDT, join HPAC Engineering and Johnson Controls for a free webinar on a systematic approach to maintaining building control systems.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hpac.com/building-controls/free-webinar-maximizing-building-automation-system-performance-set" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hpac.com/building-controls/free-webinar-maximizing-building-automation-system-performance-set#comments Building Controls Tue, 07 Jul 2015 15:34:00 +0000 17651 at http://hpac.com ASHRAE Recognizes Outstanding Achievements at 2015 Annual Conference http://hpac.com/heating/ashrae-recognizes-outstanding-achievements-2015-annual-conference <div class="node-body article-body">Ninety-four people were recognized for their contributions to ASHRAE and the built-environment industry during ASHRAE’s 2015 Annual Conference, held June 27 to July 1 in Atlanta.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hpac.com/heating/ashrae-recognizes-outstanding-achievements-2015-annual-conference" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hpac.com/heating/ashrae-recognizes-outstanding-achievements-2015-annual-conference#comments Air Conditioning Building Controls Fire / Smoke Heating Humidity Control IAQ & Ventilation Piping / Pumping Mon, 06 Jul 2015 19:32:00 +0000 17631 at http://hpac.com ASHRAE Installs Officers, Directors for 2015-16 http://hpac.com/heating/ashrae-installs-officers-directors-2015-16 <div class="node-body article-body">ASHRAE installed new officers and directors during its 2015 Annual Meeting, held June 27 to July 1 in Atlanta.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hpac.com/heating/ashrae-installs-officers-directors-2015-16" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hpac.com/heating/ashrae-installs-officers-directors-2015-16#comments Air Conditioning Building Controls Heating Humidity Control IAQ & Ventilation Motors / Drives Piping / Pumping Mon, 06 Jul 2015 15:59:00 +0000 17621 at http://hpac.com GALLERY: Vintage HVAC Advertisements, 1937 http://hpac.com/galleries/gallery-vintage-hvac-advertisements-1937 <div class="field-byline"> By ASHLEY M. DOLES </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Advertising was being used as a public-relations tool for businesses in 1937. Ads shifted away from propaganda and veered toward a more educationally driven, campaign-themed approach. Take a look at a few of the many advertisements appearing in HPAC Engineering, then called Heating, Piping and Air Conditioning, in 1937.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hpac.com/galleries/gallery-vintage-hvac-advertisements-1937" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hpac.com/galleries/gallery-vintage-hvac-advertisements-1937#comments Galleries Building Controls Heating Humidity Control IAQ & Ventilation Motors / Drives Piping / Pumping Wed, 01 Jul 2015 12:26:00 +0000 17181 at http://hpac.com 2015 Design Awards: From Big-Box Store to One-Stop Shop for Justice http://hpac.com/air-conditioning/2015-design-awards-big-box-store-one-stop-shop-justice <div class="node-body article-body">In 2011, the City of Kirkland, Wash., annexed several neighborhoods and saw its population surge. The police department expanded in personnel, but not in space, and soon felt squeezed in its 15,000-sq-ft area of City Hall. When a former wholesale warehouse became available, the city purchased the building with tax funds.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hpac.com/air-conditioning/2015-design-awards-big-box-store-one-stop-shop-justice" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hpac.com/air-conditioning/2015-design-awards-big-box-store-one-stop-shop-justice#comments Air Conditioning Building Controls Fire / Smoke Heating IAQ & Ventilation Piping / Pumping Tue, 23 Jun 2015 14:13:00 +0000 17501 at http://hpac.com 2015 ASHRAE Handbook Focuses on HVAC Applications http://hpac.com/archive/2015-ashrae-handbook-focuses-hvac-applications <div class="node-body article-body">New chapters on smart building systems and moisture management in buildings are included in the 2015 edition of ASHRAE Handbook—HVAC Applications.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hpac.com/archive/2015-ashrae-handbook-focuses-hvac-applications" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hpac.com/archive/2015-ashrae-handbook-focuses-hvac-applications#comments Air Conditioning Building Controls Heating Humidity Control IAQ & Ventilation Archive Wed, 17 Jun 2015 04:01:00 +0000 17441 at http://hpac.com ASHRAE Announces Call for Papers for 2016 Annual Conference http://hpac.com/training/ashrae-announces-call-papers-2016-annual-conference <div class="node-body article-body">ASHRAE is seeking papers for its 2016 Annual Conference, which will be held June 25-29 in St. Louis, Mo.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hpac.com/training/ashrae-announces-call-papers-2016-annual-conference" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hpac.com/training/ashrae-announces-call-papers-2016-annual-conference#comments Air Conditioning Training Building Controls Heating Humidity Control IAQ & Ventilation Piping / Pumping Wed, 10 Jun 2015 04:07:00 +0000 17261 at http://hpac.com GALLERY: Innovative HVACR Solutions, June 2015 http://hpac.com/products/gallery-innovative-hvacr-solutions-june-2015 <div class="node-body gallery-body">The latest products from HPAC Engineering advertisers. Featuring cottonwood filter screens, closed-cell pipe insulation, fire and smoke detection and control products, building controls, and more!</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hpac.com/products/gallery-innovative-hvacr-solutions-june-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hpac.com/products/gallery-innovative-hvacr-solutions-june-2015#comments Air Conditioning Galleries New Products Products Building Controls Fire / Smoke Heating IAQ & Ventilation Motors / Drives Piping / Pumping Tue, 09 Jun 2015 15:56:00 +0000 17241 at http://hpac.com