Manufacturer Reports

Simulation Can Improve Fan Performance

February 13, 2006
In the recent past, fans were designed using trial-and-error procedures whose cost and lead time meant that it was almost never possible to optimize the design. Today, fan manufacturers are turning to computer simulation tools that allow them to quickly and economically evaluate the performance of designs.
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UV Purification Systems Said To Destroy Avian Flu

November 11, 2005
Sanuvox Technologies Inc. reports that it has been receiving many inquiries regarding the use of ultraviolet air purification systems to combat the avian flu. Sanuvox says UV systems can be used as a prevention tool to limit the spread of influenza in working and public environments.
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Study Says Air Purification Method Kills Airborne Pathogens

August 31, 2005
StrionAir has announced that a new study indicates that HVAC equipment using the company's patented air purification method effectively kills mold, anthrax, and other airborne pathogens to aid in the fight against bioterrorism, hospital-spread infections, and other indoor air quality (IAQ) threats.
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Simulation Helps Reduce Chlorine Concentration In Lab

July 5, 2004
Computer simulation helped reduce the chlorine concentration in a laboratory to minimal levels while avoiding the expense and disruption of testing alternate exhaust systems.
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Aggreko Powers Up And Cools Off Shell Houston Open

May 5, 2003
When the more than 150,000 estimated golf enthusiasts visited the 2003 Shell Houston Open at Redstone Golf Club from April 21-27, Aggreko Event Services was the "behind the scenes" company supplying rental power and temperature control equipment for the weeklong PGA Tour event.
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UV System Clears Up Mold Problem For Hospital

December 31, 2002
UV Bio-Wall has been used in applications ranging from proactive measures in protecting the HVAC system from biological contaminants to solving minor IAQ problems to applications that require a high degree of biological destruction. One such application is protecting a hospital facility as well as the HVAC system from mold.
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Protecting Top Of The Line Equipment

June 5, 2002
Every piece of cooling equipment, large or small, stationary or mobile, indoor or outdoor, needs preventive maintenance.
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BAM Coils: The Other Aluminum Coil

April 11, 2002
Bob Forty’s venerable HVACR experience (detailed in The NEWS, “Aluminum vs. Copper: The Great Condensing Coil Debate,” Feb. 18, 2002) and comparisons with our industry’s all-copper, all-aluminum, and copper-aluminum condensing coil designs revealed just how committed an industry’s users are to what they’re familiar with.
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Rental Wringers At Cypress Of Charlotte

November 21, 2001
Owners of elegant retirement villas almost got more than they bargained for.
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Tennis Tourney Guests Cool Desert Heat

August 14, 2001
When not watching the action in the 16,000-seat stadium, club members, exhibit visitors and guests of corporate sponsors were able to gain respite from the desert heat in climate controlled tents.
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