Piping / Pumping http://hpac.com/taxonomy/term/7350/more en LEED to Recognize Living Building Challenge Energy, Water Requirements http://hpac.com/piping-pumping/leed-recognize-living-building-challenge-energy-water-requirements <div class="node-body article-body">The U.S. Green Building Council recently announced it will recognize energy and water requirements from the Living Building Challenge green-building system within the LEED green-building program.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hpac.com/piping-pumping/leed-recognize-living-building-challenge-energy-water-requirements" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hpac.com/piping-pumping/leed-recognize-living-building-challenge-energy-water-requirements#comments Air Conditioning Heating IAQ & Ventilation Piping / Pumping Wed, 15 Apr 2015 15:16:00 +0000 16771 at http://hpac.com GALLERY: Vintage HVAC Advertisements, 1933 http://hpac.com/galleries/gallery-vintage-hvac-advertisements-1933 <div class="field-byline"> By ASHLEY M. DOLES </div> <div class="node-body article-body">With America’s economic depression at its worst, unemployment skyrocketed in 1933, leaving one in four U.S. workers without a job and creating great unrest within the nation. American advertising was devastated financially during this depression and shifted from a self-indulgent, beautiful style to heroic imagery of working-class salesmen. This gallery contains but a few of the many HVAC advertisements seen during this trying time.</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-1933" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hpac.com/galleries/gallery-vintage-hvac-advertisements-1933#comments Galleries Building Controls Heating Humidity Control IAQ & Ventilation Motors / Drives Piping / Pumping Tue, 14 Apr 2015 15:35:00 +0000 16431 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 Thu, 09 Apr 2015 13:37:00 +0000 12391 at http://hpac.com Bell & Gossett Releases Second-Quarter Little Red Schoolhouse Schedule http://hpac.com/piping-pumping/bell-gossett-releases-second-quarter-little-red-schoolhouse-schedule <div class="node-body article-body">Bell & Gossett, a brand of water-technology company Xylem Inc., recently released the second-quarter 2015 seminar schedule for its Little Red Schoolhouse in Morton Grove, Ill.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hpac.com/piping-pumping/bell-gossett-releases-second-quarter-little-red-schoolhouse-schedule" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hpac.com/piping-pumping/bell-gossett-releases-second-quarter-little-red-schoolhouse-schedule#comments Training Piping / Pumping Wed, 25 Mar 2015 15:34:00 +0000 16551 at http://hpac.com GALLERY: Vintage HVAC Advertisements, 1934 http://hpac.com/galleries/gallery-vintage-hvac-advertisements-1934 <div class="field-byline"> By Ashley M. Doles and Hal Conick </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Take a look back in time to one of the most tumultuous, intriguing times in U.S. and world history through the eyes of HPAC Engineering magazine, then called Heating Piping and Air Conditioning, in its sixth year of existence.</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-1934" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hpac.com/galleries/gallery-vintage-hvac-advertisements-1934#comments Galleries Building Controls Heating Humidity Control IAQ & Ventilation Motors / Drives Piping / Pumping Tue, 10 Mar 2015 16:40:00 +0000 15281 at http://hpac.com 2015 AHR Expo: Owens Corning to Make Insulation for Aquatherm Pipe http://hpac.com/ahr-expo/2015-ahr-expo-owens-corning-make-insulation-aquatherm-pipe <div class="node-body article-body">During the 2015 AHR Expo in Chicago, Owens Corning Insulating Systems LLC announced plans to produce Fiberglas insulation sized to fit Aquatherm polypropylene-random (PP-R) piping systems.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hpac.com/ahr-expo/2015-ahr-expo-owens-corning-make-insulation-aquatherm-pipe" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hpac.com/ahr-expo/2015-ahr-expo-owens-corning-make-insulation-aquatherm-pipe#comments AHR Expo Piping / Pumping Fri, 30 Jan 2015 18:53:00 +0000 15601 at http://hpac.com 2015 AHR Expo Product Report http://hpac.com/ahr-expo/2015-ahr-expo-product-report <div class="node-body gallery-body">The International Air-Conditioning, Heating, Refrigerating Exposition (AHR Expo) returned to the Windy City in 2015. Here is your guide to some of what you may have missed.</div> <div class="field-interstitial-ads-frequency"> <span>Interstitial Ads Frequency:&nbsp;</span> -1 </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hpac.com/ahr-expo/2015-ahr-expo-product-report" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hpac.com/ahr-expo/2015-ahr-expo-product-report#comments Air Conditioning AHR Expo Galleries New Products Products Building Controls Heating Humidity Control IAQ & Ventilation Motors / Drives Piping / Pumping Mon, 26 Jan 2015 05:19:00 +0000 15511 at http://hpac.com GALLERY: Innovative HVACR Solutions, January 2015 http://hpac.com/products/gallery-innovative-hvacr-solutions-january-2015 <div class="node-body gallery-body">The latest products from HPAC Engineering advertisers. Features packaged outdoor mechanical rooms, a scale-removal system, skid packaged boiler systems, and more!</div> <div class="field-interstitial-ads-frequency"> <span>Interstitial Ads Frequency:&nbsp;</span> -1 </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hpac.com/products/gallery-innovative-hvacr-solutions-january-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hpac.com/products/gallery-innovative-hvacr-solutions-january-2015#comments Air Conditioning New Products Products Heating IAQ & Ventilation Motors / Drives Piping / Pumping Tue, 20 Jan 2015 20:12:00 +0000 15501 at http://hpac.com Off-Site Boiler-Piping Prefab Best Solution to ‘Worst-Case Scenario’ http://hpac.com/heating/site-boiler-piping-prefab-best-solution-worst-case-scenario <div class="field-byline"> By RACHEL VASTYAN, Common Ground </div> <div class="field-deck"> Looming Chicago winter prompts fast action </div> <div class="node-body article-body">During the fall of 2013, DRF Trusted Property Solutions was notified it had won the bid to retrofit the mechanical systems at Chatham Park Village Cooperative in Chicago. This was weeks after DRF thought an announcement might be made. Regardless, there was no time to waste; winter was bearing down on the city.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hpac.com/heating/site-boiler-piping-prefab-best-solution-worst-case-scenario" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hpac.com/heating/site-boiler-piping-prefab-best-solution-worst-case-scenario#comments Heating Piping / Pumping Thu, 15 Jan 2015 18:33:00 +0000 15441 at http://hpac.com Taco Appoints VandeWiel President/COO http://hpac.com/piping-pumping/taco-appoints-vandewiel-presidentcoo <div class="node-body article-body">Wil VandeWiel is the new president and chief operating officer of Taco Inc.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hpac.com/piping-pumping/taco-appoints-vandewiel-presidentcoo" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hpac.com/piping-pumping/taco-appoints-vandewiel-presidentcoo#comments Piping / Pumping Wed, 17 Dec 2014 03:54:00 +0000 15011 at http://hpac.com