Piping / Pumping http://hpac.com/taxonomy/term/7350/more en 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="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-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 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 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, 18 Jun 2015 14:33:00 +0000 12391 at http://hpac.com ASHRAE Announces Call for Papers for 2016 Annual Conference http://hpac.com/training/ashrae-announces-call-papers-2016-annual-conference <div class="node-body article-body">ASHRAE is seeking papers for its 2016 Annual Conference, which will be held June 25-29 in St. Louis, Mo.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hpac.com/training/ashrae-announces-call-papers-2016-annual-conference" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hpac.com/training/ashrae-announces-call-papers-2016-annual-conference#comments Air Conditioning Training Building Controls Heating Humidity Control IAQ & Ventilation Piping / Pumping Wed, 10 Jun 2015 04:07:00 +0000 17261 at http://hpac.com GALLERY: Innovative HVACR Solutions, June 2015 http://hpac.com/products/gallery-innovative-hvacr-solutions-june-2015 <div class="node-body gallery-body">The latest products from HPAC Engineering advertisers. 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DOLES </div> <div class="node-body article-body">With the United States still suffering from the effects of the Depression, 1936 was a year of unemployment, struggle, and war. Here is a sampling of the advertisements that appeared in HPAC Engineering in 1936.</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-1936" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hpac.com/galleries/gallery-vintage-hvac-advertisements-1936#comments Galleries Building Controls Heating Humidity Control IAQ & Ventilation Motors / Drives Piping / Pumping Tue, 26 May 2015 19:42:00 +0000 17121 at http://hpac.com ASHRAE 2015 Annual Conference: Spotlight on Commissioning, Labs http://hpac.com/training/ashrae-2015-annual-conference-spotlight-commissioning-labs <div class="node-body article-body">In terms of number of sessions submitted and scheduled, Building Operation, Maintenance and Optimization/Commissioning is the most popular track for ASHRAE’s 2015 Annual Conference.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hpac.com/training/ashrae-2015-annual-conference-spotlight-commissioning-labs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hpac.com/training/ashrae-2015-annual-conference-spotlight-commissioning-labs#comments Air Conditioning Training Building Controls Heating Humidity Control IAQ & Ventilation Motors / Drives Piping / Pumping Tue, 12 May 2015 18:35:00 +0000 17021 at http://hpac.com U.S. Summer 2015 Weather Forecast: Is Your Building Ready? http://hpac.com/air-conditioning/us-summer-2015-weather-forecast-your-building-ready <div class="node-body article-body">Warmth and dryness will build in the western United States during the summer of 2015, worsening the historical drought conditions that have plagued California for four straight years, while the Gulf Coast will experience an abundance of moisture, raising concerns for flooding at times, AccuWeather Inc. predicts.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hpac.com/air-conditioning/us-summer-2015-weather-forecast-your-building-ready" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hpac.com/air-conditioning/us-summer-2015-weather-forecast-your-building-ready#comments Air Conditioning Building Controls Fire / Smoke Humidity Control IAQ & Ventilation Piping / Pumping Tue, 05 May 2015 18:29:00 +0000 17001 at http://hpac.com digidreamgrafix/iStock GALLERY: Vintage HVAC Advertisements, 1935 http://hpac.com/galleries/gallery-vintage-hvac-advertisements-1935 <div class="field-byline"> By ASHLEY M. DOLES </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Still in a state of depression, the United States saw its unemployment remain high throughout 1935. With tightened budgets, American advertising shifted its look, focusing more on the consumer than the product, reflecting aspirations of the time, but not directly mentioning the economic struggles. Depression-era audiences desired clear and simple advertising, and print ads morphed from long testimonials to short and straightforward headlines with bold imagery. Take a look at a few of the many advertisements that graced the pages of HPAC Engineering. </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-1935" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hpac.com/galleries/gallery-vintage-hvac-advertisements-1935#comments Galleries Building Controls Heating Humidity Control IAQ & Ventilation Motors / Drives Piping / Pumping Wed, 29 Apr 2015 16:52:00 +0000 16341 at http://hpac.com