With veterans coming home with a more serious array of injuries than ever, the Brooke Army Medical Center has responded with pool therapy, a domed simulator to create virtual environments as part of rehabilitation, and more. See how the project team worked swiftly on-site to bring dehumidification, displacement ventilation, and other HVAC elements into line to support a multifaceted facility that truly supports the troops.
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.