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
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
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
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
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.
Bollente Companies, Inc. Granted Significant Patent for its award-winning Trutankless® Smart Water HeatersJune 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
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
Offered with 1.5, 2, 2.5, and 3 million BTU input, Arctic is available in fully packaged or knock down configurations for facilitated movement into tight spaces. Non-welded heat exchanger technology, which is immune to thermal shock, is field repairable. Other features include optional 20:1 burner turndown, touchscreen display, and readily accessible control cabinet. Low water side pressure drops and minimal flow requirements suit variable primary piping pumping systems.
Available in 50-65 ton cooling capacities, TempMaster® OmniElite™ Single Package Units feature double-wall construction, which helps prevent insulation fibers from entering conditioned air and facilitates periodic cleaning to prevent buildup of bacteria or contaminants. Systems are equipped with scroll compressors, variable speed drives, single-point power connection, and fully modulating gas heat. When outdoor air is cool and dry, airside economizer enables compressor-free cooling. Read More
With failing boilers and an inefficient heating system, historic Zion Episcopal Church in Oconomowoc, Wis., needed guidance and help. New, high efficiency condensing boilers from Weil-McLain provided the answer to solve their heating woes. Zion Episcopal Church is a Wisconsin landmark founded more than a century and a half ago. In 1846, the Rt. Reverend Jackson Kemper, the first missionary... Read More
Available in 3–8.5 ton capacities, Champion Direct Replacement Rooftop solution features exact-fit design that matches footprint of other manufacturers' units, eliminating need for curb adapter. Heat pump uses Simplicity Smart Equipment Controls, which facilitate system setup, optimization, and monitoring. With optional Mobile Access Portal (MAP) Gateway, users can access SE control system via smartphone, tablet, or remote PC. Heat pump also offers optional Fault Detection and Diagnostics. Read More
Available in 3–8.5 ton capacities, Eclipse™ Heat Pump offers exact-fit replacement design that matches heat pumps and all units in Luxaire rooftop replacement solution to other manufacturers’ units, eliminating need for curb adapter. Simplicity Smart Equipment Controls contribute to system setup, optimization, and monitoring. Additional features include adjustable defrost and 3 heat capacities, 2 cabinet heights and footprint sizes, and choice of cooling or electric heat configurations. Read More
Systems-Based Technologies Rooted in Software and Controls Bring Exceptional Versatility to Architects PHILADELPHIA – LG Electronics USA, a featured exhibitor at the American Institute of Architects' AIA Expo 2016, is showing how new, upgraded HVAC software, systems and controls are providing architects, engineers and contractors a new level of versatility for residential and... Read More
With its exact-fit replacement design, Coleman® Peak™ packaged heat pump matches footprints of other manufacturers' units and reduces installation time and effort by eliminating need for curb adapter. Simplicity Smart Equipment (SE) Controls facilitate system setup, optimization, and monitoring, also offers optional Mobile Access Portal (MAP) Gateway provides access to SE control system via smartphone, tablet, laptop, or remote PC. Capacities range from 3–8.5 tons. Read More
Available with 1.5, 2, 2.5, and 3 million BTU input ranges, Arctic comes in fully packed or knock-down configurations. Non-welded heat exchanger, from sealing tube to header, is immune to thermal shock and fosters access for facilitated field repair/replacement. Achieving efficiencies to 95%, boiler has stainless steel design, accommodates variable primary and primary secondary piping designs. Concert™ Boiler Control, USB data sharing, and 5:1 burner turndown are standard. Read More
Airbus Defence and Space Enters Solar Cell Production Contract with MicroLink Devices for Next Generation Zephyr HAPSMay 20, 2016
NILES, Ill. – MicroLink Devices is proud to announce that Airbus Defence and Space has issued a production contract for MicroLink's epitaxial liftoff (ELO)-based multijunction solar sheets for use on the new Zephyr S platform. The Zephyr platform is a new class of unmanned air vehicle that operates as a high altitude pseudo-satellite (HAPS) enabling affordable, persistent, local... Read More
The Komax Direct Injection Steam Heater Offers A Host of Benefits to the Pulp and Paper Industry HUNTINGTON BEACH, Calif. - Efficiency is a must in a culture that prizes lean manufacturing over anything else, and Komax has been working to offer the most efficient technology on the market for decades. The Direct Injection Steam Heater is easily one of the best parts of that cleaner, greener... Read More
Featuring digital interface, automatic shut-off timer (9 hr), and handheld remote, electric GH48R provides up to 480 ft² of supplemental heating for residential and light commercial applications. ETL-approved unit, which comes fully assembled with stainless steel tubular heating element, has scratch- and rust-resistant finish and includes wall or ceiling bracket. Fan only option allows for air circulation on hot days, and thermostat has 45 to 99°F range.
York® Direct Fit™ rooftop replacement solution includes 3–8.5 ton packaged heat pumps; exact-fit replacement design matches units to footprints of other manufacturers' units. Simplicity Smart Equipment (SE) Controls facilitate system setup/optimization/monitoring, while optional Mobile Access Portal Gateway enables remote access. Other features include adjustable defrost and 3 heat capacities, 2 cabinet heights and footprint sizes, and choice of cooling or electric heat configurations. Read More
Instead of using metallic coils that can corrode over time and cause deposits, SuperGreen Tankless Water Heater uses quartz heating elements and infrared light to produce instant hot water, and heats only when required. Thermo sensor, flow sensor attached to heating elements, and fuzzy logic allow system to draw only required power to maintain desired temperature. For safety, fuzzy logic monitors heater to ensure it is safe to use when switched on. Read More