Heat Pipe Technology Opens New On-Premises Laboratory for Development & Testing

HPT’s Product Innovation and Develop Cycle-Time Will be Dramatically Shortened Heat Pipe Technology (HPT), a division of MiTek® Industries, announced that it has opened a new laboratory at its Tampa location, dramatically expanding its ability to research, develop, and test new products, while expediting the time-to-market for such products. With 3,800 square feet of new testing […]

Aircuity Monitor: October 2016 Newsletter

Today’s blog post comes from Aircuity’s monthly newsletter, Aircuity Monitor. Since it was from October, and we’re a little late on posting it, let’s just call it a Throw Back Thursday, #TBT post. In this issue of the newsletter you’ll learn about how Aircuity can help your lab reach the DOE’s Better Building Accelerator for smart labs. You’ll also hear about a successful brief from the Masdar Institute of Science and Technology…

ASHRAE Standard 90.1 Energy Requirements: Wrap-Around Heat Pipes In Humid Climates

Designing a building’s HVAC system requires designers to meet or exceed minimum outdoor air requirements, maximize energy savings, and meet all state and local codes. Most states and local codes have adopted ASHRAE/IES Standard 90.1, Energy Standard for Buildings Except Low-Rise Residential Buildings. This post reviews the ASHRAE Standard 90.1 requirements for air energy recovery for ventilation systems and reviews one product that is listed in Section 6.5.6 as an exception to the required energy recovery system—the wrap-around heat pipe.