Air Enterprises’ Air Handling for Healthcare Facilities

Critical environments such as hospitals and medical facilities require the highest standards of hygiene and contamination prevention. Air Enterprises helps our healthcare clients meet and exceed these standards by providing the most hygienic, efficient air handling units for their healthcare facilities. Flow Tech is proud to represent Air Enterprises’ all-aluminum, custom-engineered air handling units. These AHUs are ideally suited for hospital environments, where corrosion and contaminated air are not acceptable…

The Best Utilization of Heat Pipes

This past June we posted a blog promoting a webinar, The Wonderful World of Heat Pipes – an Exploration of They Are Best Utilized,  hosted by our heat pipe manufacturer, Heat Pipe Technology. We’re happy to report the recorded version of that webinar is now available for viewing. For those that were not able to attend the live event here’s your chance to educate yourself on the topic…

The Cost of Static Pressure – Phoenix Controls White Paper

Today’s blog post comes from a white paper written by our very own critical airflow control systems manufacturer, Phoenix Controls. Below, you will find a variety of important information regarding static pressure, including costs based on different devices that control airflow. You will also learn how to lower these costs by maximizing energy savings and reducing airflow. Keep reading to learn more…

Flow Tech Donates VFD for Patent Prototype Testing

When you think of the industries Flow Tech services the construction, HVAC and water/wastewater industries all come to mind, but what about aviation? Don’t worry, we’re not planning on veering off of our business plan anytime soon, however, today’s post features a pretty interesting way to utilize an ABB VFD and how we helped in the patent-awarded endeavor…

Aircuity Monitor: July 2017 Newsletter

Today’s blog post comes from the July edition of Aircuity’s monthly newsletter, Aircuity Monitor. In this month’s issue, you’ll learn about a case study from Northwestern University and how Aircuity helped this school save energy, along with how they created a better indoor environment for students and faculty. Also featured is information about the 2017 I2SL Annual Conference and awards dinner in Boston this October, as well as the opportunity for you to attend an open house & cocktail reception with Aircuity. You won’t want to miss out on this issue…

TMI Climate Solutions Provides a Higher Level of Comfort to the DePaul Theatre School

Today’s blog post is a case study from one of our custom air-handling unit manufacturers, TMI Climate Solutions. The case study provides a detailed summary of how TMI worked with DePaul University to outfit their Theartre School with a reliable custom air-handling unit (AHU) to service the Theatre. Not only was the AHU designed to meet LEED Silver specifications, it was also customized to produce as little noise as possible, and met the snow and wind load requirements needed for Chicago rooftops…

SecureAire Prevents Hospital Acquired Infections

This past May, SecureAire presented the results from its latest study on Particle Control Technology which was conducted in a hospital operating room. The study was presented by Dr. Mark Ereth, Emeritus Professor of Anesthesiology, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Don Hess, Chief Technology Officer of SecureAire. SecureAire has since compiled this data into a white paper entitled, “Reduced Particle Load in Operating Rooms, Airborne Pathogens Killed, and the Elimination of Infections. Keep reading to view the complete white paper…