adjustment to high demand. Simpler transport. Attractive installation and
mounting profiles. These and other benefits can accompany a multiple-boiler
strategy, especially if you follow some tips on piping and sensor placement.
Review what may become a new paradigm as popularity increases in North America.
A boiler retrofit will only do so much good if
the rest of the system is in dire straits. This Brooklyn school benefited from
engineers making the case to go beyond simple replacement and look at the big
picture. New boilers, piping, and separators combined to provide real
efficiency as well as a starting point for a building-wide controls upgrade.
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.