Joe Dussault is a project engineer at ESI with over eight years of experience in design, commissioning, retrocommissioning, and energy analysis of building systems. Dussault has worked to optimize infrastructure and energy efficiency in campus-wide critical areas such as hospitals, military bases, and universities.
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.