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Indoor Sports Facility Sets Record For Comfort

October 19, 2000
Penn State University opened its newest sports facility in the summer of 1999. The new Indoor Track Facility replaces an outdated facility which was demolished to make room for the
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Reconfiguration Does Justice To Courthouse IAQ

September 22, 2000
People in the Paulding County Courthouse (Dallas, GA) were feeling like prisoners of IAQ assault and battery, thanks to extremely poorly positioned air intakes. A series of design and equipment
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School's Earthquake Recovery: Successful To A Fault

September 22, 2000
The philosophy behind creating an Office of Energy Management helped California State University (Northridge) make the transition from $350 million in damage to $700,000 in annual savings.After the 1994 earthquake
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Thermal Storage Finds Cool Results In Midwestern Cities

September 22, 2000
A potent combination of thermal storage, a three-pronged chiller approach, and unique "trigeneration" technology contributes to the comfort of countless groups - engineers and otherwise - convening each year at
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Retrofits Drive Savings For Minnesota Complex

September 22, 2000
Aside from baseball's Twins and the Twin Cities, Minnesota also has a twin-tower government complex in Minneapolis. A unique feature - and air-handling challenge - is its 150-ft, 24-story atrium.With
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Historic Campus Teaches Lesson In Energy

September 18, 2000
St. Augustine's College in Raleigh, NC, signed a five-year Performance Contract with Johnson Controls to implement a much-needed retrofit and bring the college into the 21st century.Founded in 1867 to
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Federal Building Elects To Convert Chillers, Comes Out A Winner

September 18, 2000
At the William S. Moorhead Federal Building in Pittsburgh, two original 990-ton chillers were replaced with two 600-ton, high-efficiency centrifugal machines plus ice storage. "The project started out as an
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Pool Gets High Marks For Dive Into Innovation

September 18, 2000
Oak Point's return air runs are hidden next to vertical supports with takeoffs under benches. A combination dehumidifier/boiler saved the city of Plano, TX, money and space.The new 85,000-sq-ft Oak
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D-B, Dehumidification Make Watching Paint Dry Profitable for Plant

August 25, 2000
Purchasers of the new Mercedes M-Class SUV (sport utility vehicle) will love the trendy, soft-touch paint on the instrument panels and consoles, but they’ll have no idea of the amount
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Retrofit Fixes Supermarket’s Humidity Problem

August 21, 2000
Package frosting and chilly temperatures in Longo¿s frozen food aisle were reduced with Dectron dehumidification.Longo’s supermarket solved a host of problems with just one storewide retrofit in its BayView Hills
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