Valves Help Enable Computerized Control of Chiller and Cooling-Tower Operation

October 2011
Heating/Piping/Air Conditioning Engineering;Oct2011, Vol. 83 Issue 10, p24
The article focuses on the significant use of valves and actuators to reduce labor cost and enery consumption. It states that the University of North Florida (UNF) located in Jacksonville, Florida have succeeded in saving energy and labor cost through using Belino actuated control valves on their chiller and cooling-tower plant. UNF associate director Wallace Harris mentions that leverage automation is more economical compare with buying labor.


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