Robinson, Kenneth E.; Raynor, Donald A.; Clark, John A.
July 2007
Heating/Piping/Air Conditioning Engineering;Jul2007, Vol. 79 Issue 7, p16
The article discusses the experiences of various heating, piping and air-conditioning experts. Kenneth E. Robinson of CIH recalls his experience asking his guide, who was in charge of plant safety, about the possible excess carbon monoxide in a small space in an automobile assembly plant. Donald A. Raynor of Kovacs, Whitney & Associates remembers receiving a call from a client who had been working with a contractor to resolve a recurring problem with a recently installed air-handling unit.


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