September 2017 ASHRAE Journal Digital Edition

September’s ASHRAE Journal includes articles discuss leveraging smart meter data, data centers and disruptive technologies, and effects of low humidity on health. This month’s cover story focuses on the Brock Environmental Center, located in the ecologically sensitive area of the Chesapeake Bay, and it’s design for net zero energy, water, and waste. You won’t want to miss out on this month’s issue…

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…