IAQ & Ventilation http://hpac.com/taxonomy/term/7348/more en Johnson Controls to Acquire Air Distribution Technologies http://hpac.com/iaq-ventilation/johnson-controls-acquire-air-distribution-technologies <div class="node-body article-body">Johnson Controls recently announced it reached a definitive agreement to acquire Canada Pension Plan Investment Board’s Air Distribution Technologies business for approximately $1.6 billion.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hpac.com/iaq-ventilation/johnson-controls-acquire-air-distribution-technologies" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hpac.com/iaq-ventilation/johnson-controls-acquire-air-distribution-technologies#comments IAQ & Ventilation Fri, 18 Apr 2014 18:13:00 +0000 12671 at http://hpac.com 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 Mon, 14 Apr 2014 16:07:00 +0000 12391 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 Chilled Beams and Operable Windows? No Sweat for College HVAC Retrofit http://hpac.com/air-conditioning/chilled-beams-and-operable-windows-no-sweat-college-hvac-retrofit <div class="field-byline"> By SEMCO LLC </div> <div class="field-deck"> Condensation avoided, even when windows are open </div> <div class="node-body article-body">In the fall of 2011, The University of North Carolina at Asheville embarked on a $5 million renovation of Governors Village, a five-building residence-hall complex. The most critical challenge was preserving the buildings’ original interior and exterior architectural aesthetics while complying with university officials’ request to retain operable windows for natural ventilation.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hpac.com/air-conditioning/chilled-beams-and-operable-windows-no-sweat-college-hvac-retrofit" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hpac.com/air-conditioning/chilled-beams-and-operable-windows-no-sweat-college-hvac-retrofit#comments Air Conditioning IAQ & Ventilation Wed, 02 Apr 2014 13:10:00 +0000 12521 at http://hpac.com Bell & Gossett Announces Spring 2014 Little Red Schoolhouse Schedule http://hpac.com/piping-pumping/bell-gossett-announces-spring-2014-little-red-schoolhouse-schedule <div class="node-body article-body">Bell & Gossett, a brand of water-technology provider Xylem Inc., recently announced the 2014 second-quarter seminar schedule for its Little Red Schoolhouse.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hpac.com/piping-pumping/bell-gossett-announces-spring-2014-little-red-schoolhouse-schedule" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hpac.com/piping-pumping/bell-gossett-announces-spring-2014-little-red-schoolhouse-schedule#comments Air Conditioning Heating IAQ & Ventilation Piping / Pumping Tue, 01 Apr 2014 20:31:00 +0000 12511 at http://hpac.com Association Solutions: Rethinking HVAC Air System Performance and Efficiency http://hpac.com/iaq-ventilation/association-solutions-rethinking-hvac-air-system-performance-and-efficiency <div class="field-byline"> by Kurt Herzog, Acutherm, Hayward, CA </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Mechanical Systems engineers need to update their office specifications to embrace modern, high performance attributes, especially with variable air volume HVAC systems </div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Influencer </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hpac.com/iaq-ventilation/association-solutions-rethinking-hvac-air-system-performance-and-efficiency" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hpac.com/iaq-ventilation/association-solutions-rethinking-hvac-air-system-performance-and-efficiency#comments IAQ & Ventilation Mon, 31 Mar 2014 19:54:00 +0000 12471 at http://hpac.com Combining DOAS and VRF, Part 2 of 2 http://hpac.com/iaq-amp-ventilation/combining-doas-and-vrf-part-2-2 <div class="field-byline"> By GRANT BOWERS, PE, LEED AP; SSOE Group; Hillsboro, Ore. </div> <div class="field-deck"> Separating cooling/heating and ventilation airflows simplifies system design and control </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Part 1 of this article discussed the limitations of VAV design and VAV systems. Part 2 discusses the merits and challenges of combining DOAS and VRF systems as an alternative to VAV systems.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Influencer </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hpac.com/iaq-amp-ventilation/combining-doas-and-vrf-part-2-2" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hpac.com/iaq-amp-ventilation/combining-doas-and-vrf-part-2-2#comments Air Conditioning Heating IAQ & Ventilation Silver Thu, 27 Mar 2014 15:44:00 +0000 12451 at http://hpac.com HVAC and Cloud Computing: More Similar Than You Think http://hpac.com/blog/hvac-and-cloud-computing-more-similar-you-think <div class="node-body blog-body">If you are like me, at some point, you have had a “Microsoft moment” and lost some important document or file on your computer because—in spite of all the warnings—your computer was not backed up properly.</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/hvac-and-cloud-computing-more-similar-you-think" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hpac.com/blog/hvac-and-cloud-computing-more-similar-you-think#comments Air Conditioning Heating IAQ & Ventilation Clark&#039;s Remarks Tue, 25 Mar 2014 18:36:00 +0000 12441 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 Trane Set to Begin Road Show of HVAC Equipment, Controls, Services http://hpac.com/air-conditioning/trane-set-begin-road-show-hvac-equipment-controls-services <div class="node-body article-body">Trane, provider of indoor comfort solutions and services, will begin Acceleration Now, a 39-week, 70-stop tour of North America, March 31 at Sun Life Stadium in Miami.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hpac.com/air-conditioning/trane-set-begin-road-show-hvac-equipment-controls-services" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hpac.com/air-conditioning/trane-set-begin-road-show-hvac-equipment-controls-services#comments Air Conditioning Building Controls Heating IAQ & Ventilation Tue, 11 Mar 2014 17:02:00 +0000 12341 at http://hpac.com