DuctSox has added the SkeleCore Pull-Tight to its line of fabric duct products. The SkeleCore Pull-Tight is a fabric Retention and suspension system that uses a combination of internal hoops and tensioning baskets in order to maintain the shape and retention of fabric duct.
The new Serco ATEC™ HVLS fan features advanced technology and design elements to distribute more air with less energy consumption than other big fans in the market, according to company officials. The Serco Advanced Technology for Environmental Control HVLS fan, or the ATEC HVLS fan, features an optimized five-blade profile, which translates to more airflow while conserving energy. The ATEC’s refined airfoil shape results in less drag, which in turn, equates to greater circulation and employee comfort.
Leaning on experience and data from various K-12 cities and projects, the author pursues some less conventional design approaches. They may revolve around radiant heating and/or cooling, but depending on school size and other factors, the smart use of heat recovery, DOAS, and improved central plants could also put a project on the HVAC honor roll.