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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

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, 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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HVAC

Condensing Boilers achieve 95% thermal efficiency.

June 16, 2016

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.
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HVAC

Rooftop HVAC Units exceed ASHRAE 90.1 standards.

June 15, 2016

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

HVAC

Historic Church Sings Praises of New High Efficiency Condensing Boilers

June 10, 2016

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

HVAC

Packaged Heat Pump incorporates smart controls.

June 2, 2016

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

HVAC

Rooftop Packaged Heat Pump offers exact-fit replacement.

May 26, 2016

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

HVAC, Plant Furnishings & Accessories, Software, Test & Measuring Instruments

LG Highlights Innovative HVAC Control and Software Solutions at AIA Expo 2016

May 23, 2016

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

HVAC, Thermal & Heating Equipment

Condensing Boiler features 1.5-3 million BTU inputs.

May 23, 2016

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

Electrical Equipment & Systems, HVAC, Green & Clean

Airbus Defence and Space Enters Solar Cell Production Contract with MicroLink Devices for Next Generation Zephyr HAPS

May 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

HVAC, Thermal & Heating Equipment

Fan-Forced Garage Heater is available with remote control.

May 10, 2016

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.
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Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, HVAC

Packaged Heat Pump offers smart controls, remote monitoring.

May 5, 2016

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

Controls & Controllers, HVAC, Services, Software, Test & Measuring Instruments, Green & Clean

Cambridge Engineering Launches New App for Building Owners & Specifying Engineers

April 15, 2016

Online TruBTU® calculator provides comparison of direct-fired technologies ST. LOUIS – Cambridge Engineering, the leading manufacturer of high temperature heating and ventilation (HTHV) direct-fired gas products for commercial spaces, launched its new TruBTU® app at January’s International Air-Conditioning, Heating, Refrigerating Exposition (AHR Expo), held in Orlando, Florida.  The... Read More

HVAC

Boilers' Modulating Burners Spark Energy Efficiencies, Lower Heating Costs for Massachusetts School

April 15, 2016

With failing oil-fired boilers and an aging, inefficient heating system, Elm Street School in Gardner, Mass., turned to modulating boilers from Weil-McLain to spark energy efficiencies and lower heating costs for the school. Built in 1923, Elm Street first served as a high school, but over the course of numerous years, the district converted the facility into an elementary school. Today, the... Read More

HVAC, Material Handling & Storage

Cynergy Vacuum Lifters Slash Packaging Time of Boilers

April 14, 2016

St. Louis, MO – A Cynergy Ergonomics vacuum lifter recently installed for a boiler manufacturer lifts and rotates boiler bodies to facilitate the final assembly and packaging in a faster, safer and more ergonomic fashion. The purpose-built vacuum lifter allows an operator to lift a variety of electric boilers, with weights to 200-pounds, and rotate them for palletizing and packaging. These... Read More

HVAC

New 10 Ton Roll and Cool

April 11, 2016

All American Portable Air recently introduced a new 10 to Roll and Cool DX unit to its inventory fleet. The 120,000 BTU unit operates on 208v/3p/50A power and contains a digital thermostate which controls both heat and air.  The unit is 5'4" W, 8'2" L and 5'10"H and weighs 1000 pounds.  The unit sits on four  foam filled pneumatic casters and rolls easily through most doors.  It... Read More

HVAC

Saturated Steam Mobile Boiler features 125,000 lb/hr rating.

April 11, 2016

Designed at 750 psig, World's Largest Mobile Boiler is mounted on 6-axle low-boy trailer and provides range of operating pressures from 250–675 psig for saturated steam applications. O type boiler is equipped with low NOx natural gas/future oil burner, FD fan, and TEFC motor with VFD, plus fully metered combustion controls, NEMA 4X panel, EconoStak economizer, stub stack, and all flues, ducts, and valving. Optional CataStak SCR is available to meet NOx requirements down to 2.5 ppm. Read More

HVAC, Materials & Material Processing, Thermal & Heating Equipment

Inert Atmosphere Furnace operates up to 2,000°F.

March 23, 2016

Providing 36 x 60 x 36 in. workspace dimensions, No. 1039 is equipped with 73 KW ICA wire coils supported by vacuum formed ceramic fiber installed on all interior surfaces. System has roof-mounted, heat-resisting alloy circulating fan powered by 1 hp motor with V-belt drive, water-cooled bearings, and inert atmosphere shaft seal. Suitable for heat treating applications, furnace is constructed with 9 in. thick walls comprised of 5 in. of 2,300°F ceramic fiber and 4 in. of 1,900°F block insulation. Read More