Piping / Pumping http://hpac.com/taxonomy/term/7350/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 AHR Expo Building Controls Fire / Smoke Heating Humidity Control IAQ & Ventilation Motors / Drives Piping / Pumping Archive Mon, 22 Dec 2014 19:22:00 +0000 12391 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 Waste Not Want Not: New Wastewater System Helps Efficiently Recycle Energy http://hpac.com/piping-pumping/waste-not-want-not-new-wastewater-system-helps-efficiently-recycle-energy <div class="node-body article-body">We, as people, have a short-but-sweet relationship with energy. Hot water comes from our showers and sinks, is quickly heated up, and brought into our lives at a moment’s notice. However, just as quickly, that water is back down the drain.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hpac.com/piping-pumping/waste-not-want-not-new-wastewater-system-helps-efficiently-recycle-energy" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hpac.com/piping-pumping/waste-not-want-not-new-wastewater-system-helps-efficiently-recycle-energy#comments Air Conditioning Heating Piping / Pumping Mon, 08 Dec 2014 15:50:00 +0000 14901 at http://hpac.com <p>One SHARC success story comes from Richmond, Vancouver, B.C., Canada, at the Gateway Theater, a 50,000-sq-ft public facility.</p> International Wastewater Systems Optimizing Commercial Hydronic-System Performance http://hpac.com/piping-pumping/optimizing-commercial-hydronic-system-performance <div class="field-byline"> By JOHN VASTYAN, Common Ground, Manheim, Pa. </div> <div class="field-deck"> How product and design innovations are leading the way to total system integration </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Just a few years ago, a conversation about optimal hydronic-system performance likely would have veered toward chiller or boiler type and efficiency, building envelope, system design, and/or key components. Today, such detours are not as likely because all parts of systems interact.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hpac.com/piping-pumping/optimizing-commercial-hydronic-system-performance" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hpac.com/piping-pumping/optimizing-commercial-hydronic-system-performance#comments Piping / Pumping Silver Fri, 05 Dec 2014 16:53:00 +0000 14881 at http://hpac.com Seven Tips for Winterizing Your Building Before it’s Too Late http://hpac.com/galleries/seven-tips-winterizing-your-building-it-s-too-late <div class="node-body gallery-body">“Winter is coming” isn’t just a quote fans of the HBO TV series Game of Thrones; it’s a cold, cold reality for building owners.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hpac.com/galleries/seven-tips-winterizing-your-building-it-s-too-late" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hpac.com/galleries/seven-tips-winterizing-your-building-it-s-too-late#comments Galleries Building Controls Piping / Pumping Fri, 21 Nov 2014 15:55:00 +0000 14721 at http://hpac.com <p>With winter coming, it&#39;s time to make sure your building is ready for ice cold temperatures.</p> Grundfos Wants to Give HVAC Professionals Better Tools for Sustainability http://hpac.com/piping-pumping/grundfos-wants-give-hvac-professionals-better-tools-sustainability <div class="node-body article-body">Sustainability has been on the tip of every HVAC professional’s tongue in recent years, but how can you have true sustainability in a commercial or residential setting? The proper tools and technology will go long way toward helping.</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/piping-pumping/grundfos-wants-give-hvac-professionals-better-tools-sustainability" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hpac.com/piping-pumping/grundfos-wants-give-hvac-professionals-better-tools-sustainability#comments Air Conditioning Building Controls Piping / Pumping Thu, 06 Nov 2014 20:58:00 +0000 14541 at http://hpac.com <div class="image-description"> Grundfos&#39; CEO Mads Nipper said his company wants to pioneer technology that helps customers and improves the planet.</div> <div class="image-description"> Grundfos&#39; CEO Mads Nipper said his company wants to pioneer technology that helps customers and improves the planet.</div> A Look Inside ‘The World's Greenest Hotel’ http://hpac.com/piping-pumping/look-inside-worlds-greenest-hotel <div class="node-body article-body">Recently, Candace Roulo, senior editor of HPAC Engineering sister publication CONTRACTOR, traveled to Europe as part of a media tour sponsored by pump manufacturer Grundfos. In Copenhagen, Denmark, the group visited Crowne Plaza Copenhagen Towers, named the world's greenest hotel 
by two organizations.</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/piping-pumping/look-inside-worlds-greenest-hotel" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hpac.com/piping-pumping/look-inside-worlds-greenest-hotel#comments Piping / Pumping Fri, 24 Oct 2014 15:45:00 +0000 14421 at http://hpac.com The Six Habits of a Highly Effective Pump Manufacturer http://hpac.com/piping-pumping/six-habits-highly-effective-pump-manufacturer <div class="node-body article-body">Recently, Candace Roulo, senior editor of HPAC Engineering sister publication CONTRACTOR, traveled to Denmark and Hungary as part of a media contingent to, as she says, learn “about all things Grundfos.”</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/piping-pumping/six-habits-highly-effective-pump-manufacturer" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hpac.com/piping-pumping/six-habits-highly-effective-pump-manufacturer#comments Piping / Pumping Tue, 21 Oct 2014 01:37:00 +0000 14391 at http://hpac.com Grundfos Launches Online Training Tools for U.S. and Canadian Markets http://hpac.com/piping-pumping/grundfos-launches-online-training-tools-us-and-canadian-markets <div class="node-body article-body">Grundfos recently launched a training website with various tools designed to assist professionals across numerous market segments.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hpac.com/piping-pumping/grundfos-launches-online-training-tools-us-and-canadian-markets" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hpac.com/piping-pumping/grundfos-launches-online-training-tools-us-and-canadian-markets#comments Piping / Pumping Wed, 08 Oct 2014 02:35:00 +0000 14251 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