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Schools, manufacturing facility benefit from plastic cooling towers

When Joe Matthews, vice president of construction at Vista Air Services in Houston, was considering a self-contained, water-cooled HVAC system for a customer near Galveston Bay, he primarily had system efficiencies on his mind.
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Iowa gallery restores HVAC to museum quality

The 114,000-sq-ft Figge Art Museum in Davenport, IA, houses a unique collection of international art.
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Pre-school satisfies codes and comfort with hydronic radiant system

Little People’s Landing is a pre-school learning center in Roxborough, CO, and the building is keeping children warm and healthy with a system that is virtually invisible.
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ERVs, radiant system supply warmth, fresh air to NY utility

If the little town of Massena, NY, were any further north, it would be in Canada – and it has the climate to prove it.
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Energy system helps school win Battle of the Buildings

Claiborne Elementary School in Baton Rouge, LA, was the winner of the Energy Star National Building Competition: Battle of the Buildings
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BMS keeps health facility’s HVAC components in check

A tough economy and scrutinized energy consumption created an ambitious plan to enlarge a mental health facility near Allentown, PA.
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Centre for Sustainability takes innovative HVAC, IAQ approach

The Centre for Interactive Research on Sustainability (CIRS) definitely lives up to its name
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Florida schools raise efficiency grades with ice bank technology

The St. Lucie County School District (SLCSD) in Florida was receiving failing grades when it came to energy efficiency.
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Energy recovery helps condo towers solve humidity, energy concerns

The Seagate Towers in Delray Beach, FL, is a twin-tower condominium complex built in 1970, offering unobstructed views of the Atlantic Ocean.
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Vacant high-rise finds new life with LEED design

In 1967, a 15-story high-rise was built in the heart of downtown Towson, MD.
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