Articles by Joanna R. Turpin

A Platinum Oasis In The Desert

December 4, 2007
It’s one thing to aim for LEED® Platinum status for your company’s new offices. It’s another to do it in a region of the world where nobody is familiar with a design and documentation process of that complexity. Borrowing sustainability goals from the U.S. and on-site support from a group in India, this controls company integrated multiple protocols, touchscreen phones, solar chillers and more for the Middle East’s first LEED building of any level.
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Adiabatic humidification Put To The Test

September 1, 2007
NSF International is in the business of writing standards for and certifying a wide range of products and consumer goods, so consistency and continuity are essential to protecting a reputation. When the Michigan company needed a humidification retrofit, it needed a system to maintain testing conditions; what it got saved operating expenses and reduced labor as well. See how the project performed and learn some in’s and out’s of adiabatic design and installation along the way.

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