advanced strategies and software, total evacuation need not be the
last word(s) in life safety strategy. The size and role of elevator
shafts, selective pressurization, and the ability to evaluate
multiple reactions quickly may combine to form a safer and swifter
reaction to the threat of flames and smoke.
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.