Heating http://hpac.com/taxonomy/term/7346/more en Geothermal Heating and Cooling Plays Key Role in Urban-Reuse Project http://hpac.com/heating/geothermal-heating-and-cooling-plays-key-role-urban-reuse-project <div class="field-byline"> By CLIMATEMASTER </div> <div class="field-deck"> Manufacturing and warehouse facilities turned into green space, arts complex </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Once the site of manufacturing and warehouse facilities, Guthrie Green is a public green space and arts complex in downtown Tulsa, Okla., that serves as a testament to sustainability. Perhaps Guthrie Green’s “greenest” feature lies below the grass, benches, and stage. This is where a field of 120 500-ft geothermal boreholes was drilled prior to the above-ground construction.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hpac.com/heating/geothermal-heating-and-cooling-plays-key-role-urban-reuse-project" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hpac.com/heating/geothermal-heating-and-cooling-plays-key-role-urban-reuse-project#comments Air Conditioning Heating Fri, 31 Jul 2015 19:28:00 +0000 17871 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 Wed, 29 Jul 2015 03:22:00 +0000 12391 at http://hpac.com WaterFurnace Commercial Heat Pumps Get Waterside-Economizer Option http://hpac.com/new-products/waterfurnace-commercial-heat-pumps-get-waterside-economizer-option <div class="node-body article-body">WaterFurnace International Inc. recently introduced a waterside-economizer option to its line of commercial geothermal and water-source heat pumps.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hpac.com/new-products/waterfurnace-commercial-heat-pumps-get-waterside-economizer-option" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hpac.com/new-products/waterfurnace-commercial-heat-pumps-get-waterside-economizer-option#comments New Products Products Heating Tue, 28 Jul 2015 19:42:00 +0000 17821 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 New U.S. Department of Energy Rules for HVACR Equipment http://hpac.com/blog/new-us-department-energy-rules-hvacr-equipment <div class="node-body blog-body">Last month, as I was perusing the “Locating a Product” section of Info-dex, HPAC Engineering’s annual directories issue, it occurred to me that over the two years I’ve been writing this blog, I have not given much attention to issues mostly affecting manufacturers.</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/new-us-department-energy-rules-hvacr-equipment" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hpac.com/blog/new-us-department-energy-rules-hvacr-equipment#comments Air Conditioning Products Heating IAQ & Ventilation Clark&#039;s Remarks Wed, 08 Jul 2015 02:26:00 +0000 17661 at http://hpac.com Photo by Welgos/Getty Images 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 World’s First 1,000-hp, Low-NOx Mobile Boiler Room in Production http://hpac.com/new-products/world-s-first-1000-hp-low-nox-mobile-boiler-room-production <div class="node-body article-body">Nationwide Boiler Inc. has begun production of the world’s first 1,000-hp mobile boiler room.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hpac.com/new-products/world-s-first-1000-hp-low-nox-mobile-boiler-room-production" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hpac.com/new-products/world-s-first-1000-hp-low-nox-mobile-boiler-room-production#comments New Products Products Heating Fri, 26 Jun 2015 16:42:00 +0000 17561 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