ABB Variable Frequency Drives for Intelligent Motor Control and Energy Efficiency

Intelligent motor control methods — variable speed drives (also known as variable frequency drives) — can help in solving the energy challenges we all face. Variable speed drives regulate the speed of a motor and can reduce energy consumption by as much as 30% to 50% in many applications and in extreme cases by as much as by 90%. Pumps are one of the most common motor applications and offer the biggest potential for saving energy because at half the speed only one-eighth of the power is needed. Learn how ABB’s VFDs can help you save money in today’s post…

Flow Tech Proud to support ASHRAE Membership #MYASHRAE

ASHRAE is a well-known industry association paving ways for research and professional growth. Flow Tech is proud of our involvement in their local Connecticut Chapter. Today’s post discusses ASHRAE, Flow Tech’s involvement and features two entertaining videos of ASHRAE chapters from across the globe…

Energy Recovery Systems – Twin City Fan & Blower Lab & Fume Exhaust

Typically, research buildings have high airflow rate demands to keep building occupants safe. Higher airflows mean more energy, and Flow Tech is well-equipped to help provide energy-saving solutions for these high demand applications. Today’s post focuses on our fan and blower manufacturer Twin City Fan and the solutions they offer…

2nd Annual Flowtoberfest 2015 Slide Show

Last week we featured a blog recap of the 2nd Annual Flowtoberfest. The post described the order of events and provided our viewers with inside information about the event. Today we’ve posted all the event pictures in a fun easy-to-view slideshow. Take a look, there are some funny ones!

An Introduction to VAW Systems

The mechanical components of a building, especially HVAC systems produce a lot of unwanted noise. To combat this products called silencers are used and installed. In today’s post you’ll learn all about the company and their products Flow Tech represents for noise control solutions…