Engineered Systems Magazine

Humidity design guide: Munters

May 21, 2012

Munters-052112-body.jpgMunters sponsors the ASHRAE Humidity Design Guide in Chinese language to help create sustainable buildings.

Munters has sponsored, translated, and published an abridged version of the ASHRAE Humidity Control Design Guide in Chinese, to help promote and share valuable know-how on the design of sustainable buildings. First copies of the Guidebook were showcased on Munters’ stand at the China Refrigeration Expo Beijing in April 2012 and presented to eminent Chinese design institute leaders by ASHRAE Global President Ronald E. Jarnagin. 

The Guidebook contains contributions from various design disciplines to help Chinese designers create green buildings. This invaluable reference guide provides climate data from across China in an easy-to-use, abridged Chinese language edition.

  • Chapters include:
  • Humidity control basics
  • Design procedure
  • Estimating design loads
  • Retail buildings
  • Hotels
  • Museums, libraries and archives
  • Hospitals
  • Swimming pools
  • Ice arenas
  • Dry air storage
  • Weather data for China

“The purpose of this book is to help share this knowledge with building industry professionals across China,” says Lars Engström, CEO Munters.  “All of us at Munters pledge our ongoing support to the members of the Chinese construction industry as they strive to deliver world-class standards of building efficiency and comfort.”