Facemyer is director of refrigeration engineering for Stellar, a fully integrated firm focused on design-build, engineering, construction and mechanical services worldwide. Stellar provides a full range of air-balancing services, including air-balance studies, detailed reporting and recommendations, engineering, equipment procurement, installation, and control system design and installation. For more information, visit www.stellar.net. Reach him by email firstname.lastname@example.org or by phone at (904) 260-2900.
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