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.
Why was one floor’s laboratory ventilation failing to keep up, when it was even the closest floor to the rooftop fans? Some system sleuthing led two engineers to a fitting conclusion. Read more stories in May Issue 2017.