consistency of the process is part of commissioning’s value, but
each project includes different obstacles, installation issues, and
client team backgrounds. To coordinate performance in the piping,
expansion tanks, pumps, and other components of popular hydronics
systems, it takes a sound strategy of documentation, discussion, and
testing. From owner’s requirements to post-occupancy follow-up,
review how to put all the pieces together.
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.