J. Patrick Banse, PE, LEED AP, Smith Seckman Reid Inc., Houston
Communicating is key to an engineer’s job, and it is our professional responsibility to do it well—and correctly.
Become familiar with the project parameters and governing codes and standards to provide good HVAC design, proper airflow, and correct pressure relationships for your project and client.
Current technologies are vastly different than the technologies in place when most mechanical engineers started.
Keeping abreast of standards is a must for specifying equipment.
Know what type of cleanroom is being designed to meet USP Chapter 797.