AirSense is an intelligent, residential IAQ monitoring and analytics system
November 30, 2016
A team of engineers at Michigan State University is working to perfect a new technology that not only warns of a problem with indoor air, but also identifies the source of the IAQ problem and offers suggestions on how to remedy the situation.
Next step in AAF’s expansion in the global air filter market
November 24, 2016
AAF Europe has acquired Dinair Group AB, one of Sweden’s largest manufacturers and suppliers of air filters. Dinair, established in 1982, emphasizes balanced filtration solutions and has a history of developing its own products.
This patented magnetic and nonmagnetic filtration system begins to capture and remove virtually all of the suspended iron oxide that collects in hydronic heating systems within minutes of installation.
Acquisition is consistent with its plans for additional investment in complementary HVAC products and companies
November 18, 2016
The Sterling Group, a middle market private equity firm, has completed the acquisition of PoolPak International LLC. PoolPak is a leading manufacturer of dehumidification systems for large athletic pools, natatoriums in schools and universities, commercial pools and hotel/motel leisure pools.
Award recognizes innovative research with commercial potential
November 18, 2016
An HVAC technology developed by researchers at the U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE’s) National Energy Technology Laboratory (NETL) has won one of this year’s R&D 100 Awards. The winning technology is called “HVAC Load Reduction Technology for Commercial Buildings.”
Boston Properties Inc., a real estate investment trust, and co-development partner, Hines, announced that Salesforce Tower is now the tallest building in San Francisco and will soon be the tallest office building west of Chicago. It features an HVAC system that will distribute outdoor air to each floor.
With HVAC systems being among the largest consumers of energy inside school buildings, it comes as no surprise that energy efficiency is one of the top drivers for the replacement market in institutional settings.
These single-lamp, in-duct UV air purifiers deliver powerful UV light that irradiates bacteria, mold, and spores to make indoor air pure and healthy while keeping the a/c coil clean for optimal efficiency.
Desiccant wheels are experiencing a significant rise in demand from a number of industry verticals
October 21, 2016
The global desiccant wheel market is expected to exhibit a nearly 5 percent compound annual growth rate (CAGR) from 2016 to 2024, rising from a valuation of $296.5 million in 2015 to $463 million by 2024, according to Transparency Market Research.