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Duct Sizing Calculator features International System of Units (SI).

Duct Sizing Calculator is suitable for sizing flex ducts under varying amounts of compression. Resembling wheel type ductulator, calculator incorporates three new fields for equivalent duct sizing. Including fields for 4, 15 and 30 percent compression in flexible ducts, device performs calculations based on straight line compression. Unit features inch-pound (I-P) units and International System...

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Non-Industrial Products

Duct Sizing Calculator features International System of Units (SI).

Duct Sizing Calculator is suitable for sizing flex ducts under varying amounts of compression. Resembling wheel type ductulator, calculator incorporates three new fields for equivalent duct sizing. Including fields for 4, 15 and 30 percent compression in flexible ducts, device performs calculations based on straight line compression. Unit features inch-pound (I-P) units and International System...

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Refrigerant Courses are offered at ASHRAE 2017 Winter Conference.

Maintaining more than160 refrigerants under ASHRAE’s refrigerant classification standard, refrigerant course is being introduced at ASHRAE 2017 Winter Conference, Jan.28 - Feb.1, at Caesars Palace, Las Vegas. ASHRAE co-sponsored AHR Expo will be held from Jan.30 - Feb.1 at Las Vegas Convention Center. Explaining changing needs of society are creating requirements for new refrigerants to be...

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ASHRAE Announces 2017 Winter Conference from Jan. 28 to Feb. 1.

In keeping with Montreal Protocol to phase down the production and consumption of hydrofluorocarbons (HFCs) globally, 2017 ASHRAE Winter Conference takes place from Jan. 28 to Feb. 1 at Caesars Palace with co-sponsored AHR Expo being held from Jan. 30 to Feb. 1 at the Las Vegas Convention Center, which will host industry experts to offer guidance on how to incorporate low global warming...

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ASHRAE and IES Revised Residential Energy Standards open for public review.

Containing detailed rules governing the energy modeling and analyses needed to determine compliance with the performance objectives, ASHRAE/IES Standard 90.2-2007R, Energy Efficient Design of Low-Rise Residential Buildings, is open for public comment from Nov. 4 until Dec. 19, 2016. Based on ANSI/ICC/ RESNET 301 with specific exceptions and adjustments for building size, ASHRAE/IES is also...

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ASHRAE/IES/USGBC/ICC Standard 189.1 contains Standards for high performance green buildings.

Published by ASHRAE, Illuminating Engineering Society (IES), U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) and International Code Council (ICC), Standard 189.1 contains minimum requirements for siting, design and construction of high performance green buildings. Open for public review until Dec. 19, are amendments: addendum aq - updates standard’s requirements for building systems commissioning; and...

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ASHRAE/IES Publish Standard on building energy efficiency.

Newly published, ANSI/ASHRAE/IES Standard 90.1-2016, Energy Efficiency Standard for Buildings Except Low-Rise Residential Buildings, serves as commercial building reference standard for state building energy codes. This 2016 version, which contains 125 addenda published sinceÂ- original 2013 standard, seeks to create a consensus standard that saves energy and is technically feasible and cost...

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ASHRAE User Manual comes with thermal comfort compliance tool.

ANSI/ASHRAE Standard 55 User’s Manual providesÂ- overview of ASHRAE's thermal comfort standard for new users and also includes detailed information for those who are more familiar with its requirements. Based on ANSI/ASHRAE Standard 55-2013, Thermal Environmental Conditions for Human Occupancy, manual includes tables, illustrations, and examples. Online thermal comfort...

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ASHRAE commends Montreal Protocol amendment.

ASHRAE commends the governments involved in the adoption of the HFC amendment to the Montreal Protocol, which will result in a global phase down of production and consumption of hydrofluorocarbons (HFCs). Move comes as ASHRAE and leading U.S. government agencies, built environment associations and companies launch a multi-million dollar research program that will establish a more robust fact base...

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ASHRAE Scholarships provide financial aid for 33 students.

Thirty-three students will receive scholarship funds from ASHRAE. In total, $164,000 worth of financial assistance will be provided for 2016–2017 school year. According to Chuck Curlin, chair of Scholarship Trustees, ASHRAE scholarships help defray someÂ- college education costs, create direct connection between recipients and ASHRAE, and positively impact students' lives by...

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