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HVAC

Hydronic Heat Pump offers Aurora controls, efficient operation.

July 22, 2016

Providing energy efficiency ratio (EER) of 14.0–17.5 and coefficient of performance (COP) of 2.9–3.1, Versatec Ultra Single Hydronic heat pump combines scroll compressors, R-410A refrigerant, and oversized heat exchangers. Modular design of Aurora communicating controls allows application flexibility/expansion while offering traditional safety sensors both on loop and load side. Units can be used for heating only, cooling only , or heating/cooling. Read More

Controls & Controllers, HVAC, Mechanical Components & Assemblies

World's First 1,000 HP Low Nox Mobile Boiler Room Ready for Service

July 18, 2016

Nationwide Boiler Inc. and Superior Boiler Works complete production of one-of-a-kind mobile boiler room FREMONT, CALIF., and HUTCHINSON, KAN. – Nationwide Boiler Inc. and Superior Boiler Works have completed production of the world’s first 1,000 hp mobile boiler room. The one-of-a-kind piece of equipment is ready for service, the companies announced today. The ASME Section I firetube... Read More

HVAC

Advanced Condensing Boilers Remedy Aging Heating System at Chicago Medical Facility

July 18, 2016

A medical center in Chicago required a quick and efficient remedy to nurse its aging and failing boiler heating system back to good health. The newest high efficiency condensing boilers from Weil-McLain provided the medicine needed. Larry Latas, system director for multiple medical facilities in Chicago, needed to upgrade the aging boiler at the 15,000-square foot Presence Health facility. ... Read More

HVAC

In-Ceiling Bathroom Fan provides efficient ventilation.

July 18, 2016

Available in lighted and non-lighted versions, AeroFan Superior Bathroom Fans provide ventilation for any bathroom. Standard features include extended-life ball bearing condenser motor, thermal overload protection, adjustable mounting brackets, and steel housing with corrosion-resistant paint. Able to fit 4 and 5 in. ducts, these in-ceiling fans offer whisper-quiet, 2-speed operation; are designed for facilitated installation; and have built-in counterbalanced damper. Read More

HVAC

Portable Evaporative Coolers offer 8 hr of independent operation.

July 14, 2016

Portable Evaporative Coolers are available with internal water reservoirs sized to allow ~8 hr of operation without connection to external water source. Water is supplied to internal tank via ¾ in. water hose or optional water tank, and water level is controlled by float valve. Along with submersible water pump, features include 8 in. thick evaporative media; roto-molded, corrosion-free, polyethylene housing; 4 in., heavy-duty casters; and 20 ft long, 16 ga, 3-conductor cord with GFCI plug. Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, HVAC

Saint-Gobain Performance Plastics Showcases New Products at 2016 SEMICON West Show

July 12, 2016

SOLON, Ohio (July 6, 2016) - The Process Systems business unit of Saint-Gobain Performance Plastics introduces its new Furon® 2" HGV/HGVM Valve and Furon® Q-Valve improvements at this year’s SEMICON® West show held in the Moscone Center, San Francisco, Ca., from July 12-14, 2016. At the industry’s premier semiconductor industry show, Saint-Gobain will demonstrate the highest Cv valve... Read More

HVAC, Thermal & Heating Equipment

Ajax TOCCO Supplies Induction Billet Heating System

July 12, 2016

Ajax TOCCO Magnethermic recently shipped a 1000 kW PowerZone billet heating system to LC Manufacturing, located in Lake City, MI. The 1000 kW, 1.3 – 3.3 kHz system is designed to heat 1.06” to 2.875” diameter x 6.0” to 20.0” long carbon steel billets to forging temperatures. The system includes automatic changing of frequency for differing billet sizes. A PLC with touch screen... Read More

Controls & Controllers, HVAC

Insulated Coil Boxes allow room-by-room temperature control.

July 5, 2016

Designed and built to customer specifications, Insulated Coil Boxes control temperatures by room or by floor in heating, cooling, or dehumidification systems. Galvanized and stainless steel versions are available with double wall construction, featuring 2 in. fiberglass insulation, and such options as 18-gauge stainless steel interior construction. Design and functionality suit pharmaceutical processing, food storage, healthcare, and high-rise building applications.
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Controls & Controllers, HVAC

Linde Announces Advanced Atmosphere Control System for Annealing

June 29, 2016

HYDROFLEX™ ACS Helps Put Clean Oxide-Free Shine on Metals MURRAY HILL, N.J. and NEW PROVIDENCE, N.J. - Linde LLC announces the HYDROFLEX™ atmosphere control system (ACS), a universal solution for clean and bright oxide-free annealing of steel, stainless steel, copper, bronze or brass with high reliability and repeatability. Consistent surface quality is important for annealing sheet... Read More

Controls & Controllers, HVAC, Machinery & Machining Tools, Materials & Material Processing

Hosokawa Alpine Implements New Zone Temp Control, HMI to Boost Production on Blown Film Lines

June 28, 2016

Machine builder utilizes Siemens hardware, software and communications platform on lines up to 9 layers of co-extrusion; achieving <1ºF of temp variation Hosokawa Alpine American (Natick, Massachusetts) is a leading supplier of blown film extrusion systems to the North American plastics industry; with standard lines ranging from single-layer to 9-layer co-extrusion. The company recently... Read More

HVAC, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Portable Temperature Monitoring for Grain

June 27, 2016

Portable Temperature Monitoring for Grain in piles, warehouses, railcars, wagons, trucks, or ships Lincoln, Nebraska - Digital temperature sensor lances and portable handheld readers make it easy and affordable to monitor the temperature of grain, hay, or silage. Detect hot spots and spoilage in grain where cables are either impossible to install, cost prohibitive, or are just needed on a... Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, HVAC

Industrial Manufacturer's Office HVAC Noise Inspires Industry's First Fabric Duct Attenuator

June 27, 2016

Peosta, Iowa - Industrial equipment manufacturer Mi-T-M Corp. inspired the world's first fabric ductwork sound attenuator when its new 68,000-square-foot office building experienced noise from mechanical air handling units (AHU) supplying the facility's HVAC. The two-story, free-standing building replaces smaller spaces and now consolidates most of Mi-T-M's office employees under... Read More

HVAC, Thermal & Heating Equipment

Bollente Companies, Inc. Granted Significant Patent for its award-winning Trutankless® Smart Water Heaters

June 23, 2016

PHOENIX - Bollente Companies, Inc. (OTCQB: BOLC) announced today that the company was granted 32 patent claims protecting its technology (U.S. Pat. No. 9,341,391), and that several new claims are now pending on the technology related to the company's provisional patent filings in 2013. The main claims of the patent were published by the US Patent and Trademark Office on May 17(th), 2016 and... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Electronic Components & Devices, HVAC, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Reference Design Kit creates solar-powered sensor beacons.

June 23, 2016

With CYALKIT-E02 Reference Design Kit, users can develop solar-powered Wireless Sensor Node that can sense temperature and humidity around its location and transmit data using Bluetooth® Low Energy connectivity. Measuring 25 mm in diameter, battery-free sensor integrates Energy Harvesting PMICs, EZ-BLE™ PRoC™ module, and 15 x 15 mm solar cell that enables operation using 100 lux of ambient light. BLE-USB Bridge and Debug Board can be connected to host PC to receive sensor data. Read More

HVAC

Low Ambient VRF Outdoor Units combine efficacy and comfort.

June 22, 2016

Targeting commercial and light commercial buildings in cooler climates, YORK® Low Ambient variable refrigerant flow (VRF) cooling and heating systems provide energy efficiency with individualized comfort. These 6-, 8-, 12-, 14-, 16-, and 24-ton heat pump systems feature inverter compressor technology for efficient heating down to -13°F ambient air temperature. Units offer heating up to 59°F and cooling range of 14 to 118°F ambient air temperature. Vertical lift is 295 ft max. Read More

HVAC

Fume Exhaust Fan Packages are designed per ANSI Z9.2 standard.

June 22, 2016

Offering extended discharge, FumeJet Models FJC and FJI minimize and prevent exposure to harmful fumes and odors outdoors. Pre-engineered centrifugal units provide compact footprint with motors and drives located under common weatherhood, and configurable mounting options to suit building layout. Fan and stack assembly withstands wind speed of 92 mph without need for guy wires. With max exhaust volume of 15,000 cfm and up to 8 in. wg, systems are suited for commercial and industrial applications. Read More

HVAC

Custom Axial Fans provide up to 77% total efficiency.

June 21, 2016

Featuring computer-optimized blade design, EMAX4™ Fans cut energy consumption and decrease noise by 2–3 dB in air-cooled condensers, commercial refrigeration, chillers, cooling towers, and evaporators. Modular units are available with 5, 6, 7, 9, or 12 blades in diameters from 22–36 in., and pitch angles from 20–48.5° in 3.5° increments. Blades are constructed of glass-reinforced polyamide, while hub is made from pressure die-cast silicon aluminum alloy. Read More

HVAC, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Multi-Sensor Board aids sensor design/verification.

June 21, 2016

SENSORSHLD1-EVK-101 integrates 10 sensors: analog temperature, digital barometric pressure, Hall switch, magnetometer, digital accelerometer, digital magnetometer and accelerometer, digital gyroscope and accelerometer, analog UV, digital ambient light and proximity, and digital color. Also featured, Arduino interface pins ensure compatibility with existing open-source prototyping platforms and allow immediate verification of sensor operation and facilitate sensor device design.
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HVAC, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

IDT to Showcase its Latest Sensing Technology at Sensors Expo

June 17, 2016

The Show, Which Runs June 21-23 in San Jose, is a Leading Conference on Sensors and Sensor-Integrated Systems SAN JOSE, Calif., June 14, 2016 - Integrated Device Technology, Inc. (IDT®) (NASDAQ: IDTI) announced today that it will exhibit its latest advanced sensing technology at next week's Sensors Expo Conference at San Jose's McEnery Convention Center. IDT will be at Booth 833,... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, HVAC, Services

Mersen to Exhibit During ITEC 2016 (IEEE Transportation Electrification Conference and Exhibition), June 27-29, 2016

June 17, 2016

NEWBURYPORT, MA - Mersen will be showcasing its broad line of power management solutions for the rapidly evolving Electric Vehicles (EV/HEV) and Electrical Energy Storage (EES) markets during the ITEC 2016 (IEEE Transportation Electrification Conference and Exhibition), June 27th – 29th in Dearborn, Michigan.          Mersen’s expert team of application specialists will be on hand... Read More