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Diffusers star in Five Points Plaza's pursuit of more efficiency in tight spaces

Leaking radiant panel valves had become an expensive maintenance problem for the Five Points Plaza building in Atlanta. Replacing the radiant ceiling system with a vav system could solve that
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Boilers help UCSB go 'green'

On April 19, Donald Bren Hall on the University of California - Santa Barbara, (UCSB, Santa Barbara, CA) was not only dedicated, but it received the United States Green Building
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Simultaneous campus projects enlist duct liner to promote an

Quiet coordination Since each of the new projects is separately funded, two engineering firms were assigned to the tasks. Hankins and Anderson, Inc. (Richmond, VA) had handled the first phase
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Grease ducts a big hit for Mud Hens

After 65 years of great minor league baseball at Ned Skeldon Stadium, the Toledo Mud Hens franchise moved to a brand-new, 10,000-seat, $39.2 million stadium in downtown Toledo, OH. A
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Boiler retrofit helps steam lobsters--not patrons

Maintaining a heating system for a commercial building is of major importance, especially when the comfort of the buildings' patrons relies on it. However, sometimes the heating system has more
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New water heater breaks cold snap in Wrigley locker room

Hearing "Striiiiike three!" called, eating hot dogs and popcorn, listening to the crack of the bat, and participating in the seventh inning stretch - all are important facets of the
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Maintenance software smooths Rockies resort operation

Don't let the name fool you. The YMCA of the Rockies is not a building, it's an organization that owns and operates camp/resort/convention facilities in the mountains near Denver. With
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Mine "strikes it rich" with self-sufficient fire safety system

"By any standards, it's a desolate place for a mine," says Apolinar Guzman, a construction industry veteran who works for general contractor Bechtel International Corporation as project manager for the
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Flexible piping reduces installation stress

The Golden Door(r) Spa, one of the largest and most luxurious facilities of its kind in North America, offers a wide assortment of amenities to attract visitors from around the
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Hospital system performs successful hvac transplant

North Broward Hospital District (NBHD) in Fort Lauderdale, the largest public hospital system in Florida, is aware of the economic pressures that face the health care industry today. The non-profit
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