Specifying Piping Systems

Clark, Steven J.
December 2009
Heating/Piping/Air Conditioning Engineering;Dec2009, Vol. 81 Issue 12, p6
The article discusses the challenge on choosing energy-efficient mechanical systems among piping-system engineers in the U.S. It mentions that a small improvement in the performance of the pumping system can reduce its energy consumption and costs involved through utilizing the dual pumps, controls and plant placement. It states that materials are considered in choosing the right mechanical system, including pipes, fittings and glues.


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