The building envelope and mechanical system can interact to either master potential humidity problems or encourage them. However, an integrated commissioning approach can pre-empt many pitfalls before they propagate. By John F. McCarthy, Sc.D., C.I.H.
Retrieving every last bit of performance from the system while stopping short of the surge line is no small feat. Dig into sizing, tower selection, chilled water loads and stability, and condenser water management to leave no efficiency stone unturned. Read more in April issue