New Products and Services for HVAC Applications


High airflow motor-blowers target industries that require high airflow and medium pressure and are available with either a brushless (switched reluctance) or brush-type (series universal) drive motor. The units use a fan and housing design optimized for performance in the range of 70-in. to 90-in. sealed vacuum and up to 300 cfm. For more about Flo-Tek 700 from Amtek, click here .

Blade readiness assessment service provides IT professionals with an assessment of the feasibility of successfully deploying blade servers in their current data center installations. The service provides evaluations of essential data center NCPI components including power, cooling, facility and rack. For more information on this new service from APC, click here .

HVAC vendor website features extensive new online resources and simple navigation. The site offers comprehensive product downloads with access to sales brochures, technical data, installation manuals, product drawings and warranty details. Other features include helpful industry links, glossary terms and standard abbreviations as value-added tools for novice or veterans. To visit the United CoolAir site, click here .

Acoustic software automates ASHRAE-endorsed algorithms published in their most recent, “1991 Algorithms for HVAC Acoustics guide” with a user-friendly Windows interface, updated product sound data, more sound elements to model sound paths and a new report format that makes it easier to interpret analysis results. For more about TAP 3.0 from Trane, click here .

Consulting-Specifying Engineer's Product of the Year (POY) contest is the premier award for new products in the HVAC, fire, electrical, and...
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The MEP Giants program lists the top mechanical, electrical, plumbing, and fire protection engineering firms in the United States.
How to use IPD; 2017 Commissioning Giants; CFDs and harmonic mitigation; Eight steps to determine plumbing system requirements
2017 MEP Giants; Mergers and acquisitions report; ASHRAE 62.1; LEED v4 updates and tips; Understanding overcurrent protection
Integrating electrical and HVAC for energy efficiency; Mixed-use buildings; ASHRAE 90.4; Wireless fire alarms assessment and challenges
Power system design for high-performance buildings; mitigating arc flash hazards
Transformers; Electrical system design; Selecting and sizing transformers; Grounded and ungrounded system design, Paralleling generator systems
Commissioning electrical systems; Designing emergency and standby generator systems; VFDs in high-performance buildings
As brand protection manager for Eaton’s Electrical Sector, Tom Grace oversees counterfeit awareness...
Amara Rozgus is chief editor and content manager of Consulting-Specifier Engineer magazine.
IEEE power industry experts bring their combined experience in the electrical power industry...
Michael Heinsdorf, P.E., LEED AP, CDT is an Engineering Specification Writer at ARCOM MasterSpec.
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This course focuses on climate analysis, appropriateness of cooling system selection, and combining cooling systems.
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This course explains how maintaining power and communication systems through emergency power-generation systems is critical.
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