Humidity Control http://hpac.com/taxonomy/term/7347/more en 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, 21 Oct 2014 02:44:00 +0000 12391 at http://hpac.com GALLERY: Vintage HVAC Advertisements, 1932 http://hpac.com/galleries/gallery-vintage-hvac-advertisements-1932 <div class="field-byline"> Edited by Connie Conklin </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Being in the midst of the Great Depression, 1932 saw many people and businesses struggle, but always looking ahead to the future. Americans held their heads high in the Winter Olympics at Lake Placid and at the Summer Olympics in Los Angeles. Amelia Earhart was the first woman to fly the transatlantic flight solo, and in Washington, D.C., the FBI Crime Lab officially opened. Here you can view a sample of some advertisers who were not afraid to look ahead!</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-1932" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hpac.com/galleries/gallery-vintage-hvac-advertisements-1932#comments Galleries Building Controls Heating Humidity Control IAQ & Ventilation Motors / Drives Piping / Pumping Tue, 30 Sep 2014 20:19:00 +0000 14151 at http://hpac.com Indoor-Environmental-Quality Optimization http://hpac.com/iaq-ventilation/indoor-environmental-quality-optimization <div class="field-byline"> By DAVID HARLOS, ScD, and MICHAEL WEST, PhD, PE; AdvanTek Consulting Inc.; Melbourne, Fla. </div> <div class="field-deck"> Actively managing buildings to improve occupant health, productivity, and well-being </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Codes and standards contain minimum requirements intended to ensure buildings do not impair occupant health and comfort. Environmental-quality optimization is a concept aimed at actually improving occupant health and comfort. As this article discusses, by intelligently exceeding codes and standards, we not only get by, we get ahead.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hpac.com/iaq-ventilation/indoor-environmental-quality-optimization" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hpac.com/iaq-ventilation/indoor-environmental-quality-optimization#comments Air Conditioning Building Controls Heating Humidity Control IAQ & Ventilation Silver Mon, 08 Sep 2014 19:07:00 +0000 13901 at http://hpac.com BoeniceboY Seattle-Area Young Engineers in ASHRAE Planning Series of Free Events http://hpac.com/air-conditioning/seattle-area-young-engineers-ashrae-planning-series-free-events <div class="node-body article-body">“Challenges Met and Survived” is the central theme of a series of free events being planned by the Puget Sound Chapter of ASHRAE’s Young Engineers in ASHRAE (YEA) group.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hpac.com/air-conditioning/seattle-area-young-engineers-ashrae-planning-series-free-events" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hpac.com/air-conditioning/seattle-area-young-engineers-ashrae-planning-series-free-events#comments Air Conditioning Building Controls Fire / Smoke Heating Humidity Control IAQ & Ventilation Motors / Drives Piping / Pumping Tue, 26 Aug 2014 14:53:00 +0000 13831 at http://hpac.com GALLERY: Vintage HVAC Advertisements, 1931 http://hpac.com/galleries/gallery-vintage-hvac-advertisements-1931 <div class="field-byline"> Edited by Connie Conklin </div> <div class="node-body article-body">1931 was a year of great American classics: Charlie Chaplin in the theaters, baseball legends Lou Gehrig and Babe Ruth, the first Dracula movie, and convicted gangster Al Capone. But the classics in the heating, piping, and air-conditioning industry belong to our advertisers! Take a walk through history with these vintage ads.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hpac.com/galleries/gallery-vintage-hvac-advertisements-1931" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hpac.com/galleries/gallery-vintage-hvac-advertisements-1931#comments Air Conditioning Galleries Building Controls Heating Humidity Control IAQ & Ventilation Motors / Drives Piping / Pumping Thu, 21 Aug 2014 13:45:00 +0000 13821 at http://hpac.com Meet the HPAC Engineering Editorial Advisory Board http://hpac.com/editorial-advisory-board <div class="node-body article-body">HPAC Engineering's Editorial Advisory Board is comprised of distinguished professionals serving the HVACR industry. Possessing expertise in various engineering and scientific fields, they provide valuable assistance to the magazine's efforts.</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/editorial-advisory-board" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hpac.com/editorial-advisory-board#comments Air Conditioning Building Controls Fire / Smoke Heating Humidity Control IAQ & Ventilation Motors / Drives Archive Wed, 20 Aug 2014 15:03:00 +0000 5355 at http://hpac.com Seresco Offers Free Indoor-Pool Design Manual http://hpac.com/humidity-control/seresco-offers-free-indoor-pool-design-manual <div class="node-body article-body">A free manual on the design, construction, maintenance, and management of commercial and residential indoor pools is available from Seresco USA Inc.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hpac.com/humidity-control/seresco-offers-free-indoor-pool-design-manual" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hpac.com/humidity-control/seresco-offers-free-indoor-pool-design-manual#comments Humidity Control IAQ & Ventilation Fri, 04 Apr 2014 16:34:00 +0000 12571 at http://hpac.com Getting What You Pay For http://hpac.com/blog/getting-what-you-pay <div class="node-body blog-body">Replacing equipment with the lowest-priced option may cost more in the long run.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> influencer </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/getting-what-you-pay" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hpac.com/blog/getting-what-you-pay#comments Air Conditioning Building Controls Fire / Smoke Heating Humidity Control IAQ & Ventilation Motors / Drives Piping / Pumping Clark&#039;s Remarks Tue, 11 Mar 2014 19:04:00 +0000 12351 at http://hpac.com ASHRAE Seeking Papers for 2015 Winter Conference in Chicago http://hpac.com/ahr-expo/ashrae-seeking-papers-2015-winter-conference-chicago <div class="node-body article-body">ASHRAE has issued a call for papers for its 2015 Winter Conference, which will be held Jan. 24-28 in Chicago.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hpac.com/ahr-expo/ashrae-seeking-papers-2015-winter-conference-chicago" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hpac.com/ahr-expo/ashrae-seeking-papers-2015-winter-conference-chicago#comments Air Conditioning AHR Expo Building Controls Fire / Smoke Heating Humidity Control IAQ & Ventilation Motors / Drives Piping / Pumping Thu, 06 Mar 2014 18:44:00 +0000 12311 at http://hpac.com Creating High-Performance Small to Mid-Size Buildings http://hpac.com/building-controls/creating-high-performance-small-mid-size-buildings <div class="field-byline"> By CHAD SENGER; Daikin Applied; Minneapolis, Minn. </div> <div class="field-deck"> Why should the big buildings have all the fun? There are many ways to optimize smaller buildings, too </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Light-commercial facilities have been a largely cost-driven market, with only passing concern for efficiency and life cycle. The latest technological advances, however, have made control and system-integration capabilities available and affordable for small and mid-sized buildings while providing functionality similar to that of large building-automation systems. By knowing how to take advantage of these systems, a variety of savings can be realized throughout a building’s life.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hpac.com/building-controls/creating-high-performance-small-mid-size-buildings" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hpac.com/building-controls/creating-high-performance-small-mid-size-buildings#comments Air Conditioning Building Controls Heating Humidity Control IAQ & Ventilation Silver Thu, 09 Jan 2014 16:39:00 +0000 11721 at http://hpac.com <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>An example of an integrated HVAC and controls system for VAV applications.</p>