of all the considerations that go into a good design, and then add a separate
and unusually vital layer of security concerns, and that begins to approximate
the situation for correctional facility HVAC. This article evaluates many
common options, giving particular attention to equipment placement and which ventilation
strategies adapt well to life behind bars.
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.