WaterFurnace International has introduced the Envision® 30-ton water source heat pump, which the company says offers efficiencies that exceed ASHRAE 90.1 standards. Featuring a modular, take-apart design, the 30-ton unit can be moved into a building in two different sections, providing a reduced weight, smaller footprint, and improved maneuverability. Each piece fits in freight elevators and through doorways for convenience. When the unit is ready for installation, the sections can be rejoined.
A new product designed by Nippon PMAC will now allow hotels to deliver room-by-room climate control of a 4-pipe system with no structural alteration to its existing 2-pipe installation. The system, known as PAFMAC, will provide hotel guests with room temperatures suited to their particular tastes.
Daikin Applied has expanded its line of air cooled scroll chillers. The chillers are designed to help facility managers in K-12 schools better manage rising energy costs and the burdens of aging equipment. Trailblazer, the customizable chiller, is now available in sizes from 30 to 240 tons.
Dri-Steem Corp. has released its new de-scaling pump kit. Company officials said the kit comes with a powerful pump that breaks down scale deposits in humidifier water tanks without the effort of hand-scraping.
Altronic has released the DE-3000+ Advanced Engine-Process Control System, a new safety shutdown and management system for gas engine-driven compressor/pump package applications. The company says the system brings together the latest features and functionality of the recently-enhanced standard DE-3000 system with the MIDAS® human-machine interface (HMI).
Continental Fan's TEK Plenum Fans feature TEK backward curved airfoil wheels. The impellers combine precision injection molding techniques with modern high-strength plastics to produce a wheel that is stronger than steel, yet half its weight, according to the company.
Goodway Technologies has launched its TFC-200 Tower Fill Cleaner, which provides a complete all-in-one system for cleaning lime scale, debris, and biological matter from cooling tower fill. The TFC-200 combines Goodway’s chemical solutions and pump technology to dissolve scale deposits, increase water flow, and slow dangerous biological build up.
Built for performance and longevity with symmetrical fire tube technology, boiler and water heater manufacturer RBI has brought a new high efficiency fire tube boiler to market — the FlexCore 1.5. The boiler achieves 95.1% AHRI certified efficiency and utilizes a precisely temperature-balanced flex core heat exchanger, which the company says provides the highest efficiencies and durability beyond that of any competitive fire tube boiler on the market.
Continental Control Systems has launched its ACT® line of split-core current transformers. The company says a key highlight is the Accu-CT® family of wide-range CTs, which aims to offer unprecedented accuracy.