Piping / Pumping http://hpac.com/taxonomy/term/7350/more en 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> <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 Tue, 21 Jun 2016 18:52:00 +0000 12391 at http://hpac.com Sizing and Optimizing PEX Pipe for Hydronic Applications http://hpac.com/piping-pumping/sizing-and-optimizing-pex-pipe-hydronic-applications <div class="field-byline"> By AARON STOTKO, Uponor, Apple Valley, Minn. </div> <div class="field-deck"> Ensuring consistent, cost-effective performance for the life of systems </div> <div class="node-body article-body">In a hydronic system, pipe transfers water from a heating or cooling source, such as a boiler or chiller, to terminal units, such as baseboard radiators, fan coils, or variable-air-volume units. Often, engineers and contractors are so intent on sizing the boiler or pump correctly they neglect to think about the system holistically and, thus, fail to design for maximum cost-effectiveness and operational efficiency.</div> <p><a href="http://hpac.com/piping-pumping/sizing-and-optimizing-pex-pipe-hydronic-applications" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hpac.com/piping-pumping/sizing-and-optimizing-pex-pipe-hydronic-applications#comments Piping / Pumping Mon, 20 Jun 2016 16:33:00 +0000 26301 at http://hpac.com 10 Insights From Consumer Survey on Public Restrooms http://hpac.com/piping-pumping/10-insights-consumer-survey-public-restrooms <div class="node-body gallery-body">Restroom-fixture manufacturer Bradley Corp. recently released the results of its 2016 Healthy Hand Washing Survey.</div> <p><a href="http://hpac.com/piping-pumping/10-insights-consumer-survey-public-restrooms" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hpac.com/piping-pumping/10-insights-consumer-survey-public-restrooms#comments Galleries Piping / Pumping Fri, 17 Jun 2016 14:43:00 +0000 25971 at http://hpac.com <p>Manuel Faba Ortega/iStock</p> Bradley Corp. Announces Appointment of Bryan Mullett to President/CEO http://hpac.com/piping-pumping/bradley-corp-announces-appointment-bryan-mullett-presidentceo <div class="node-body article-body">Chief Strategy Officer Bryan Mullett will be promoted to president/chief executive officer of Bradley Corp., designer and manufacturer of commercial washroom and emergency safety products, on June 30.</div> <p><a href="http://hpac.com/piping-pumping/bradley-corp-announces-appointment-bryan-mullett-presidentceo" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hpac.com/piping-pumping/bradley-corp-announces-appointment-bryan-mullett-presidentceo#comments Piping / Pumping Tue, 24 May 2016 19:40:00 +0000 25011 at http://hpac.com GALLERY: Vintage HVAC Advertisements, 1942 http://hpac.com/galleries/gallery-vintage-hvac-advertisements-1942 <div class="field-byline"> By ASHLEY M. DOLES </div> <div class="node-body article-body">With the United States having entered the second world war, print advertisers focused on strong and pro-American imagery in 1942. Calls to action included donating scrap for the war effort, enlisting in the war effort, and defending America at all costs. This article features advertisements that appeared in HPAC Engineering in 1942.</div> <p><a href="http://hpac.com/galleries/gallery-vintage-hvac-advertisements-1942" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hpac.com/galleries/gallery-vintage-hvac-advertisements-1942#comments Galleries Building Controls Heating Humidity Control IAQ & Ventilation Motors / Drives Piping / Pumping Wed, 18 May 2016 18:23:00 +0000 24771 at http://hpac.com Adventures of Johnny Tundra, Cold-Weather Engineer: 'No Delay' http://hpac.com/galleries/adventures-johnny-tundra-cold-weather-engineer-no-delay <div class="node-body gallery-body">Early one January morning in northeast Montana, where even moderate winter conditions result in wind chills of 50 below, Twitch Griswold, facilities manager for the U.S. Customs and Border Protection station in Big Beaver, calls his old friend Johnny Tundra in a panic—the building’s four boilers are tripping out on high temperature every time Twitch turns around. Luckily for him, Johnny has his back.</div> <p><a href="http://hpac.com/galleries/adventures-johnny-tundra-cold-weather-engineer-no-delay" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hpac.com/galleries/adventures-johnny-tundra-cold-weather-engineer-no-delay#comments Galleries Building Controls Heating Piping / Pumping Gold Tue, 10 May 2016 15:30:00 +0000 24521 at http://hpac.com GALLERY: Vintage HVAC Advertisements, 1941 http://hpac.com/galleries/gallery-vintage-hvac-advertisements-1941 <div class="field-byline"> By ASHLEY M. DOLES </div> <div class="node-body article-body">In 1941, print advertising focused intensely on patriotism and American support, using robust war imagery and pro-American messages. This article contains a selection of advertisements that appeared in HPAC Engineering in 1941.</div> <p><a href="http://hpac.com/galleries/gallery-vintage-hvac-advertisements-1941" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hpac.com/galleries/gallery-vintage-hvac-advertisements-1941#comments Galleries Building Controls Heating Humidity Control IAQ & Ventilation Motors / Drives Piping / Pumping Wed, 27 Apr 2016 14:45:00 +0000 23601 at http://hpac.com GALLERY: Most Popular HPAC Engineering Piping and Pump Content http://hpac.com/piping-pumping/gallery-most-popular-hpac-engineering-piping-and-pump-content <div class="node-body gallery-body">Looking to broaden and deepen your knowledge about piping and pumping? Here is your guide to HPAC Engineering's most-viewed piping- and pump-related content.</div> <p><a href="http://hpac.com/piping-pumping/gallery-most-popular-hpac-engineering-piping-and-pump-content" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hpac.com/piping-pumping/gallery-most-popular-hpac-engineering-piping-and-pump-content#comments Galleries Piping / Pumping Thu, 14 Apr 2016 01:06:00 +0000 23111 at http://hpac.com GALLERY: Vintage HVAC Advertisements, 1940 http://hpac.com/galleries/gallery-vintage-hvac-advertisements-1940 <div class="field-byline"> By ASHLEY M. DOLES </div> <div class="node-body article-body">As U.S. forces continued to rearm in preparation for turbulence overseas, the Great Depression eased its grip on the American people in 1940. People were working and earning more and, in turn, buying more goods. Advertising agencies increased spending, stressing patriotism and support for the country. Here is a selection of advertisements that appeared in HPAC Engineering in 1940.</div> <p><a href="http://hpac.com/galleries/gallery-vintage-hvac-advertisements-1940" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hpac.com/galleries/gallery-vintage-hvac-advertisements-1940#comments Galleries Building Controls Heating Humidity Control IAQ & Ventilation Motors / Drives Piping / Pumping Wed, 06 Apr 2016 04:02:00 +0000 22981 at http://hpac.com ONICON F-4400 Portable Clamp-on Ultrasonic Flow Meter http://hpac.com/new-products/onicon-f-4400-portable-clamp-ultrasonic-flow-meter <div class="node-body article-body">F-4400 is a battery-operated portable meter utilizing clamp-on transducers that measures flow through pipe walls.</div> <p><a href="http://hpac.com/new-products/onicon-f-4400-portable-clamp-ultrasonic-flow-meter" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hpac.com/new-products/onicon-f-4400-portable-clamp-ultrasonic-flow-meter#comments New Products Products Piping / Pumping Mon, 04 Apr 2016 17:42:00 +0000 22911 at http://hpac.com