PexUniverse.com, an online seller of plumbing and heating supplies, has announced the addition of new electric radiant heating product lines, including electric pipe heating cables, electric radiant floor heating cables, and electric radiant floor heating mats.
Models SS103E and SS500EP of the Safe-T-Switch® condensate overflow shutoff switches provide reliable operation, water damage protection, diagnostics, and monitoring of commercial and residential air conditioning systems and their condensate drains.
FMI, provider of management consulting and investment banking to the engineering and construction industry, announced the release of its 2012 first quarter Nonresidential Construction Index (NRCI) report. The NRCI gained 7.8 points over last quarter to 58.1 this quarter.
The American Institute of Architects (AIA) has announced that its Architecture Billings Index (ABI) has now reached positive territory three months in a row. As a leading economic indicator of construction activity, the ABI reflects the approximate nine to 12 month lag time between architecture billings and construction spending.
The Consortium for Energy Efficiency (CEE) released its revised “High Efficiency Commercial Air Conditioning and Heat Pump Initiative.” The initiative includes a high-efficiency energy performance specification for commercial air conditioning and heat pump equipment.
Designing a new high school to be 40 percent more efficient than ASHRAE 90.1 – 2001 energy requirements is a feat in itself. To achieve this degree of efficiency on a very limited capital budget while designing a state-of-the-art, energy-demanding technical high school is an even greater feat.
The Phantom Series commercial-industrial air curtains are available in 10- and 12-foot mounting heights. The recessed unit is concealed within the ceiling, allowing for complete coverage without the concern of equipment visibility or mounting height constraints.