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- Benefits of bent-tube boilers. Stansfield, Tod A. // Engineered Systems;Apr96, Vol. 13 Issue 4, p36
Discusses the benefits of bent-tube boilers used in school facilities. Problems associated with the application of the boilers; Boiler features suited to institutions; Burner features and controlled options offered by the manufacturers. INSETS: Heating system selection: This is not a...
- School boiler maintenance: Learning safety. Brennan, Paul // Engineered Systems;Mar2000, Vol. 17 Issue 3, p50
Offers tips for safety use of boilers and pressure vessels in schools in the United States. Need for boiler maintenance and operation training of school staffs; Incidents of boiler accidents in public schools; Unqualified operators and maintenance personnel as potential contributors to boiler...
- Natural Gas Makes the Grade. Cordova, C.J. // American Gas;Dec2000/Jan2001, Vol. 82 Issue 11, p16
Examines how schools benefit from use of natural gas as fuel of choice for water and space heating in the United States. Utilization of desiccant dehumidification and other technologies to provide cleaner indoor air; Increased incidence of childhood asthma; Educational facilities' search for...
- Desiccants help offset energy costs by increasing outdoor air flow. // Air Conditioning Heating & Refrigeration News;12/02/96, Vol. 199 Issue 14, p18
Focuses on dessicant-based energy-recovery systems for school buildings. Implication of desiccants for schools' ventilation; Project cost comparison summary; Indoor pollutants; Effects of indoor pollutants of children.
- Cooling down. Smith, J.L. // American School & University;May95, Vol. 67 Issue 9, p46h
Discusses the cost advantages of installing properly-engineered roof cooling system (RCS) in school buildings. System components; Alteration of the thermal characteristics of the roof structure using RCS; Factors to consider in RCS installation.
- Students breathe easier in Bibb County with wall-mount system. // Engineered Systems;Feb95, Vol. 12 Issue 2, p18
Reports on the use of Bard Manufacturing's heating-cooling wall mount ventilation unit for school buildings in Bibb County, Georgia. Effect of indoor air quality to student performance; Background information; Capabilities; Specifications; Enhancements; Expectations.
- Study hall for a sick school. // Engineered Systems;Apr96, Vol. 13 Issue 4, p26
Focuses on innovations in the heating and ventilation systems at the Bethany High School in Missouri. Problems associated with the school's heating units; Use of four Lennox PMZ1-20 rooftop multizone units; Building of new custom frames for the rooftop units.
- New boilers help Mich. schools save every year, despite temps. // Air Conditioning Heating & Refrigeration News;1/31/94, Vol. 191 Issue 5, p5
Reports on the revamp of the steam heating system of a public school in Ferrysburg, Michigan. Financial benefit; Study of a task force; Reasons for the choice of the Johnston 509 Series boilers; Water quality program.
- Air-Cooled Chillers for Hot, Dry Climates. Howell, Ronald H.; Land, Donald W.; Scheideman, Elton Dale // ASHRAE Journal;Dec2003, Vol. 45 Issue 12, p38
Reports on the process undergone by the Clark County School District in Las Vegas, Nevada in replacing rooftop heating, ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC) units for 11 elementary schools. Importance of carrying out a thorough life cycle cost analysis to ensure long-term savings; School...