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Light at the end of the tunnel

Today’s market is still suffering from poor commissioning-related competency and general lack of understanding, but it’s not all bad, says Lee Hewitt

Added: May 16, 2021 | By CCME Content Team

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ASHRAE, IUVA sign MoU

Purpose of MoU is collaboration on ultraviolet technology and indoor environmental quality source publications, Society says

Added: May 12, 2021 | By CCME Content Team

The Cinderella treatment of Cx, RCx

Commissioning (Cx) and retro-commissioning (RCx) do not come for discussion in the design, delivery and the eventual operation of many new construction and existing buildings, says Ian Fail-Brown, adding that their avoidance directly impacts energy efficiency, reliability and IAQ

Added: Apr 9, 2021 | By CCME Content Team

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ASHRAE publishes updated Legionellosis standard

The 2018 edition of the standard focuses on improved usability, offering better guidance to minimise the risk of this potentially fatal disease, ASHRAE official says

Added: Aug 26, 2018 | By CCME Content Team

Staying cool, standing tall

What heats up the cooling tower market? How can owners and operators protect their critical installations?

Added: Mar 17, 2018 | By Benwen Lopez

Averting a disaster

Relating from his experience, Peter Tracey broadly outlines the various strategies and measures that can be adopted to control Legionella...

Added: Sep 11, 2017 | By Peter Tracey

Foul play

Given that cooling towers play a critical role in process cooling in HVAC applications, it helps to be aware of the pitfalls one could encounter. We collate the most important ones for easy reference…

Added: Jul 28, 2016 | By Pratibha Umashankar

The topless towers of the HVAC kind

Which really has a better market – a water-cooled system or an air-cooled one? How much do regulations affect the industry, vis-à-vis the local manufacturers and end-users? Has the economic downturn influenced preferences of consultants in the cooling tower sector? Mohammed Abdul Hai investigates…

Added: Jul 4, 2016 | By Mohammed Abdul Hai

Combating Legionella

Poorly maintained cooling towers could be a breeding ground for the legionella bacteria, posing a serious health hazard to those exposed to it. Glenn Dobbs discusses ways to prevent legionella growth, while achieving energy savings, through using cooling tower water filtration systems and basin agitation.

Added: Jun 30, 2016 | By CCME Content Team