Built for performance and longevity with symmetrical fire tube technology, boiler and water heater manufacturer RBI has brought a new high efficiency fire tube boiler to market — the FlexCore 1.5. The boiler achieves 95.1% AHRI certified efficiency and utilizes a precisely temperature-balanced flex core heat exchanger, which the company says provides the highest efficiencies and durability beyond that of any competitive fire tube boiler on the market.
Goodway Technologies has launched its newest rotary tube cleaner, the RAM-PRO-XL®. The product combines rotary tube cleaning with new TubeGuard® technology, a cleaning delivery system that eliminates biofilm and protects tubes against corrosion.
Leaning on experience and data from various K-12 cities and projects, the author pursues some less conventional design approaches. They may revolve around radiant heating and/or cooling, but depending on school size and other factors, the smart use of heat recovery, DOAS, and improved central plants could also put a project on the HVAC honor roll.