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There are three recommissioning methods; Recalibrate-Recall-Recycle, and if you
have the opportunity to participate in a LEED project, and more specifically the
compiling of the Systems Manual, you'll become quite familiar with them. Read on
for more information.
ES’ Howard McKew provides valuable recommissioning manual corrections and clarifications for the LEED 2.1 workbook. Read on for specific documentation and details on how to assign a document collector for LEED recommissioning projects.
ATC: automatic temperature control sequence of operationFPT: functional performance test narrative to demonstrate the system performance to the commissioning engineer and/or building ownerNo sooner had the July edition of the
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.