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MOTORS, DRIVES AND HVAC EFFICIENCY

MOTORS, DRIVES AND HVAC EFFICIENCY

Engineers must understand how the components in the HVAC systems they design use power and how they can be optimized without compromising traditional design values. Motors and drives are shown in relation to the design of HVAC systems.

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A TALE OF THREE BOILER PLANTS

A TALE OF THREE BOILER PLANTS

School, warehouse, office building … the boiler stories they tell put the focus back on specific circumstances and smart pre-design study to ensure their systems (and budgets) enjoy the best of times for as long as possible.

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HIGH RISE OVERHAUL: A SNAPSHOT IN TIME

HIGH RISE OVERHAUL: A SNAPSHOT IN TIME

125 South Wacker, a 31-story Chicago high-rise that is halfway through a five-year master plan, represents a massive undertaking both in volume and scope of equipment. Simulations and smart project sequencing drive design decisions and funding viability as the work...

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LIQUID DESSICCANT

LIQUID DESSICCANT

The technology is transitioning into critical spaces. Complete with museum and critical storage case studies, this frank primer assesses the advantages and challenges of using liquid desiccants to play a role in tight temperature and humidity control.

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