TITLE

WAR STORIES

AUTHOR(S)
Brusha, Ron F.; Richards, Carmella; Ivanovich, Michael G.
PUB. DATE
August 2004
SOURCE
Heating/Piping/Air Conditioning Engineering;Aug2004, Vol. 76 Issue 8, p0
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Provides information on the solutions applied by engineers in response to heating and ventilation system-related problems encountered. Outcome of the long retention of a large amount of water in the flood-control dam located in Arizona; Reason behind the decision to select and install a fan on the tower floor just above the gate chamber; Source of sewer gas smell that was apparent in an office area.
ACCESSION #
14114756

 

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