Khalil Kairouz, Ph.D., P.E. (corresponding author) is an Associate Vice President at Carollo Engineering, a consulting firm that specializes exclusively in water and waste water treatment, located in Costa Mesa, CA. Dr. Kairouz has a doctorate in engineering and applied mathematics and has taught at Loyola Mary-mount University and California State University in the Mechanical Engineering Department. He can be contacted at firstname.lastname@example.org
Here’s a good reference for facilities, TAB pros, or even commissioning agents on what should be found on site (and how to achieve it in the first place). For install through setup, properly managing connections, bearings, controllers, and vibration risks will create an air of success.
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.