The city of Commerce, CA, recently completed work on a $15 million aquatorium/recreational center that promises to serve as the state-of-the-art role model for future metropolitan recreational facilities across the
After experiencing many forced periods of inactivity during hot summer months because it lacked air conditioning, Sacramento City College’s (SCC) 65-year-old North Gym now sports a state-of-the-art, cost-efficient air conditioning
Protecting chilled water coils in colder weather isn't as easy as it used to be. Fortunately, several alternative strategies remain, from air blenders to glycol to preheat coils and beyond. Survey the possibilities and consider what might work best for your system.
There have been numerous reports lately showing that schools are in dire need of structural and mechanical repairs, yet there are often no funds to fix the problems. For many schools, performance contracts may be the solution.
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.