Greenheck now offers 2-in R13 foam insulation as a standard offering on its Model RV and RVE pre-engineered packaged rooftop outdoor air systems. Company officials said the newly designed units expand overall performance by 25% versus the previous generation.
EVAPCO has developed the eco-LSWE closed circuit coolers with an ellipti-fin coil and CrossCool™ internally enhanced tubes to increase the heat transfer of the coil, in turn improving the unit’s cooling capacity. The units range in capacity from 340 to 16,987 MBH.
SPX Cooling Technologies announced the availability of the Marley® brand Cube BTC forced draft evaporative condenser and Cube DTC induced draft evaporative condenser for industrial cooling applications. Both Cube models are geared toward cooling applications in chemical processing, industrial gases production, and pharmaceutical production.
Fujitsu launched a new Wi-Fi solution for its Airstage line. This Wi-Fi tool allows installers to operate a Fujitsu Airstage VRF system from anywhere with a smartphone, laptop, or tablet. Fujitsu’s Airstage VRF systems are controlled from a webpage or by using an iOS or Android App. A cloud server manages the entire process. Many HVAC functions can be remotely operated. These include: on/off, mode (heating, cooling, dry, auto, air circulation), change or set temperature, and set schedules and timers.
WaterFurnace International introduced the Versatec Variable Speed Series in 3- to 6-ton capacities. This commercial variable capacity water source and geothermal heat pump line is available in both horizontal and vertical configurations.
The EME3625DFL wind-driven rain-resistant stationary louver from Ruskin® is a 3-in louver with Air Movement and Control Association (AMCA) 540 impact resistance. Constructed of extruded aluminum for low maintenance and high resistance to corrosion, the louver is also AMCA 550-listed and is pending 2014 Florida Building Code approval.
Navien has introduced the new Ready-Link® Manifold System for NPE Tankless Water Heaters. The company says the accessory makes manifold mounting, onto the Ready-Link® Rack or directly to a wall, simple for new multi-unit installations or emergency same day replacements.
Johnson Controls says its new SMART Equipment Controllers (SEC) use a smart mobile device interface that gives engineers the flexibility to easily access their Johnson Controls water-to-air water source heat pump controls through any Wi-Fi-enabled device and any internet browser. The controllers feature an onboard backlit local display with pushbuttons and BACnet Automatic Discovery support that enables integration into any BACnet BAS.
Extech Instruments introduced the Extech MN62-K, a kit that includes Extech’s MA62 True RMS digital multimeter and the DV23 AC voltage detector. The company says the kit is optimized for electrical installations and repairs in residential or commercial wiring, HVACR work, and plant maintenance.
Power management company Eaton announced the launch of its heavy duty safety switches with surge protection, the latest in its portfolio of switching devices. Combining Eaton’s safety switches with integrated surge protective devices (SPD) courtesy of the Eaton SP1 and CVX series, the company said this packaged solution provides endusers with better performance than externally mounted devices, resulting in a completely wired, UL®-listed solution and better protection for connected equipment.
The high-profile equipment involves an efficient, resilient trigeneration plant to provide heating, cooling, and power service. However, UConn’s most critical asset may be its forward-thinking, campus-wide energy strategy. Read more stories in June Issue 2017.