Johnson Controls is introducing Verasys™, a plug-and-play controls system that integrates HVACR equipment and controls. According to the company, Verasys offers customers in the light commercial market a flexible, one-source procurement solution with advanced technology already embedded for the self-discovery of Smart Equipment™.
SWEP’s new 250AS model is specifically developed for high-efficiency air- or water-cooled reversible chiller applications. Large ports and asymmetric plate design enable an effective operating range of 80-250 kW (23-71 tons).
Danfoss has introduced the new Danfoss Turbocor® TT700 compressor — expanding to a larger capacity its existing range of Turbocor® TT series compressors. Designed for water-cooled chiller applications, the new TT700 compressors are oil-free, variable-speed, magnetic bearing centrifugal compressors that provide full- and part-load energy efficiency. The company claims the compressors also feature a small footprint, are light weight, and offer low vibration, very low sound, intelligent controls, and soft starting characteristics.
International Environmental Corporation (IEC) introduced its new Horizontal and Vertical (HDY/VDY) Direct Drive Blower Coil Series. Accommodating a variety of applications, these models are equipped with a direct-drive EC motor, eliminating belt-drive slips and other concerns associated with belt-drive systems. The company says the new line offers an alternative that is more reliable and efficient, resulting in increased energy savings, an extended motor life, easier installation, and less maintenance.
Franklin Electric’s new Little Giant VCC-20-P Series is designed for automatic collection and removal of condensate from air conditioning, refrigeration, and dehumidification equipment installed in air handling and plenum applications.
Viega introduced 12 new reducer and union options for the Viega MegaPress and MegaPressG systems for schedule 5 to schedule 40 carbon steel piping systems in sizes .5-in to 2 -in. The Viega MegaPress system uses modern cold press connections for pipe installation, ideal for hydronic heat, chilled water, compressed air, low-pressure steam, and more.
Twin City Fan & Blower announced availability of the new light duty (Class-L), direct drive, Utility Set- DCV. The new DCV Class - L is available with the GridSmart™ Electronically Commutated (EC) motor up to 3 hp applications.
From a missing pipe hanger three floors down to steam traps past their prime, these stories show how steam system problems can originate inside the boiler room or far beyond it. Read more in February issue.