TITLE

CODES & STANDARDS

AUTHOR(S)
Arnold, Scott
PUB. DATE
October 2005
SOURCE
Heating/Piping/Air Conditioning Engineering;Oct2005, Vol. 77 Issue 10, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Provides information on codes and standards related to heating, ventilation and air conditioning in the U.S. as of October 2005. Approval of the AMCA Standard 220-05, Laboratory Methods of Testing Air Curtains for Aerodynamic Performance Ratings, as an American National Standard; Agreement of the Air-Conditioning and Refrigeration Institute with the American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air- Conditioning Engineers (ASHRAE) regarding standards development; Partnership of ASHRAE with the Air Conditioning Contractors of America on the development of a standard for estimating air-conditioning and heating loads; Editions of the NFPA 101, Life Safety Code, and NFPA 5000, Building Construction and Safety Code issued by the National Fire Protection Association.
ACCESSION #
18594465

 

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