Single-Pipe Systems for Commercial Applications

Cunniff, Greg; Zerba, Brett
October 2006
Heating/Piping/Air Conditioning Engineering;Oct2006, Vol. 78 Issue 10, p42
This article discusses the use of single-pipe hydronic systems in commercial buildings. Benefits of single-pipe systems in commercial buildings include comfort, easy installation and maintenance, and competitiveness on an operating-cost basis. This system use terminal units that are configured with decoupled secondary piping circuits. The system has a self-balancing capability.


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