Webster is sales director for the
Industrial Retrofit & Utility group of Coen Company, Inc. (Foster
City, CA). The C-RMB incorporates technology patented in the U.S.,
owned by the URS Corporation and used under license. Reach Coen
Company, Inc. at (650) 638-0365 or www.coen.com.
Leaning on experience and data from various K-12 cities and projects, the author pursues some less conventional design approaches. They may revolve around radiant heating and/or cooling, but depending on school size and other factors, the smart use of heat recovery, DOAS, and improved central plants could also put a project on the HVAC honor roll.