Fletcher is executive vice president of EMCOR Services Mesa Energy Systems, Inc. an Irvine, CA-based HVAC service company. Mesa is a subsidiary of EMCOR Group, Inc., a Fortune 500® leader in mechanical and electrical construction, energy infrastructure and facilities services for a diverse range of businesses globally.
To maintain performance for the guests who check in, this historical landmark had to arrange for its chiller plant to check out - not just entailing a retrofit, but including a shift in location away from the traditional hotel grounds. See how the new plant and its controls have boosted efficiency, and why the move also helped the hotel stop blowing fuses at special events.
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.