Web Exclusive

Other online-only articles.

ARTICLES

Echo Barrier Quiets A/C Unit Noise at Event for the President

The Company Custom Designed Barriers to Absorb the Noise

Echo Barrier USA announced that it solved a critical noise challenge for Aggreko, a leader in temporary power and temperature control. The firm’s acoustic barriers mitigated excessive noise coming from an Aggreko air conditioning unit that threatened the success of an event with the president of the United States.


Read More

Siemens to Help National Park Service Save Energy at D.C. National Parks

Upgrades Will Help Achieve Significant Energy and Water Reductions

The National Park Service (NPS) has awarded Siemens a $29 million contract to implement energy and water conservation measures at 13 national parks in the Washington, District of Columbia, metropolitan area.


Read More

Central Plant Optimization Yields 25 Percent Efficiency Improvement

Savings of Over $500,000 Annually Expected in Energy, Repair and Unnecessary Services

When Pepco Energy Services (PES) wanted to find cost-effective ways to improve the operations of its Midtown Thermal Control Center (MTCC) in Atlantic City, New Jersey, it contacted Tustin Energy Solutions (TES), a commercial energy management company located in Norristown, Pennsylvania.


Read More

BACnet Global Roadshow Schedule Announced

Roadshow Will Launch in Chicago on April 14

BACnet International and the BACnet Interest Group Europe (BIG-EU) have announced the schedule for the BACnet Global Roadshow 2015. The roadshow highlights the migration from proprietary systems to open standards in building automation.


Read More

GSH Group Wins HVAC Services Contract from NYC Department of Correction

GSH to Provide HVAC Repairs, Replacement, Maintenance, and New Installation

GSH Group Inc., a multi-national facilities and energy management provider, announced that it has been awarded a three-year contract with the New York City Department of Correction. The contract, valued at over $2.7 million, is for HVAC services at various department facilities.


Read More

SourceOne Helps Dimock Center Generate Savings While Meeting Heating Needs

The Project Was Completed Ahead of Schedule and Significantly Under Budget

SourceOne, an energy management firm managed by Veolia North America, has announced the completion of a boiler decentralization project for The Dimock Center, a nonprofit community health and human services organization located in Roxbury, Massachusetts.


Read More

Building Automation Alliance Firms Complete Facility Upgrades for Florida Hospitals

BAS, Energy Efficiency Expertise Results in Comfort, Savings for Health Care Providers

InsideIQ Building Automation Alliance member firms MC2 and CM3 have completed building automation system (BAS) and energy efficiency projects for two Florida Hospitals. Both firms are experienced providers of automation and energy management systems for a variety of commercial buildings, including health care facilities.


Read More

Demos with US Navy Validate Energy Efficiency Savings Opportunities

NREL Identified Advanced Plug Load Controls and Whole-Building Energy Efficiency Retrofits as Good Investments

Field demonstrations of newly proven energy efficiency technologies are yielding valuable results for the U.S. Navy, helping it meet energy goals. The initial results have encouraged the Navy to move forward with broader implementation of several of the energy efficiency technologies.


Read More

ABM to Save City of Harrisonburg, Va., over $2.5 Million

Facility Upgrades Include HVAC, Lighting, and Building Controls

ABM , a leading provider of facility solutions, announced its ABM Building Services business has been selected by the city of Harrisonburg, Virginia, to implement a second phase of energy efficiency and facility improvements through ABM’s Bundled Energy Solutions program.


Read More

Syska Hennessy Provides Design Services for New College Football Hall of Fame

The Company Collaborated with a Number of AEC Firms in the Design and Construction of the Landmark Project

Syska Hennessy Group Inc. announced that it provided the mechanical, electrical, and plumbing (MEP); architectural lighting design; and low voltage infrastructure design for the new College Football Hall of Fame and Chick-fil-A Fan Experience, located in Atlanta.


Read More

Multimedia

Videos

Image Galleries

2014 World Energy Engineering Congress

Scenes from the 2014 World Energy Engineering Congress in Washington, D.C.

Podcasts

NEWSMakers: Jim Johnson

Jim Johnson,an experienced trade school and community college instructor, discusses the HVAC industry and his column in The NEWS, ‘The Service Ticket.’ Listen now for a hint to the Not Enough Heat question from the Dec. 15 issue. Posted Jan. 30.

More Podcasts

ACHRNEWS

NEWS 01-26-15 cover

2015 January 26

Check out the weekly edition of The NEWS today!

Table Of Contents Subscribe

Regional Standards

With regional standards for a/c equipment going into effect in 2015, how do you think it will impact the industry?
View Results Poll Archive

HVACR INDUSTRY STORE

2015.jpg
2015 National Plumbing & HVAC Estimator

Every plumbing and HVAC estimator can use the cost estimates in this practical manual!

More Products

Clear Seas Research

 

Clear Seas ResearchWith access to over one million professionals and more than 60 industry-specific publications, Clear Seas Research offers relevant insights from those who know your industry best. Let us customize a market research solution that exceeds your marketing goals.

DON'T MISS A THING

Magazine image
 
Register today for complete access to ACHRNews.com. Get full access to the latest features, Extra Edition, and more.

STAY CONNECTED

facebook icontwitter iconyoutube iconLinkedIn i con