Ohio Schools Reduce Energy Consumption With Trane Systems
Marysville School District has more than 5,000 students in five elementary schools, one intermediate school, one middle school, and one high school, and employs more than 300 teachers and 200 support staff.
"Building on the success of our past relationship, we selected Trane's Tracer Summitâ„¢ building automation system because it creates an easy interface that will align utility equipment in all of our current buildings, ultimately allowing us to reduce energy consumption," said Larry Zimmerman, superintendent, Marysville School District. As part of the planned upgrade, Trane will supply the following.
"Trane's Integrated Comfortâ„¢ systems approach to Marysville Schools' HVAC renovations combines the efficiencies of Trane products with factory-mounted controls and building automation to assure reliable comfort and reduced energy consumption with building management," said Pat Garibay, education and local government markets leader, Trane. "An integrated HVAC system is critical to establishing high performance schools that improve the learning environment while saving energy, resources, and money."
Over the past 10 years, Trane has supplied HVAC equipment and controls to the majority of the newly built facilities in the Marysville School District. Marysville Schools is rated "Excellent" on the State Report Card on Education, a top academic rating for Ohio schools.
Publication date: 01/23/2006