They're rarely in the spotlight, but cooling towers house multiple, often overlooked chances to reduce the bottom line. From initial design to renovation options, a little forethought can lift efficiency to new heights. By Joanna R. Turpin
Following a self-balancing concept that centers around a moving neutral point, an underrated "loop" design leaves a large pharmaceutical facility's chilled water system retrofit awash in success. By John Zhang, P.E. and Ti Liu, P.E.
Situated on an 18-acre site about seven miles from the main Montana State University-Billings campus, the MSU-Billings College of Technology includes more than 110,000 sq ft of classroom, laboratory, and
Located in the heart of the Los Angeles distribution district, Konoike Pacific (K-Pac) California (Osaka, Japan) is the newest and largest technically advanced cold storage and distribution facility on the
Many engineers tend to avoid or delegate the nitty gritty of a ground source heat pump system, from soil moisture effects to building system (im) balance. It's time for designers to get in the loop. Learn more about Grounded In Reality in the December issue. Other topics in the December issue include health care HVAC, Boilders, check out the Back2Basics, and more.