HVAC systems (heating, cooling, domestic hot water, ventilation)

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Ventilation and smoking - Reducing the exposure to ETS in buildings

The purpose of this guidebook is present the state-of-the-art technology of controlling the environmental tobacco smoke indoors. The guidebook presents latest ventilation technology and illustrates the use of the technology with several practical...
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Hygiene requirement for ventilation and air-conditioning

This Guidebook is intended to provide a holistic formulation of hygiene-related constructional, technical and organisational requirements to be observed in the planning, manufacture, execution, operation and maintenance of ventilating and air-...
VDI Guideline 6022, one of the most popular Guidelines published by VDI. Since 1998, more than 10.000 copies of VDI Guidebooks have been printed and thousands of people went to the training described in the guidebook. As the result the...
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Cleanliness of ventilation systems

The guidebook offers a wide approach to the factors affecting indoor air quality and is aiming to conform to the European standards of HVAC system maintenance.The guidebook is useful for practitioners who like to follow the recent international...
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Ventilation effectiveness

This guidebook is aimed at practising, consulting and contracting engineers. It provides easy-to-understand descriptions of the indices used to measure the performance of a ventilation system and which indices to use in different cases. It also...
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Raumklimatechnik - Band 2 - Raumluft- und Raumkühltechnik

The volume 2 of the „Rietschel “with the German title “Raumluft- und Raumkühltechnik was published by Springer- Verlag, Berlin-Heidelberg, a big German publisher, in the middle of 2008. The 16 th edition of this handbook is edited by prof. emeritus...
The book gives the basic theory of HVAC technology in many important areas with recent updates of technology. Its focus is on the design of energy efficient systems for good indoor environment. It begins with a nice overview of the load...
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Scientific basis for design of ventilation for health, productivity and good energy efficiency

The paper presents a summary of effects of ventilation on human responses, and ventilation strategies that improve indoor environmental quality and reduce energy use.
In many studies, prevalence of sick building syndrome symptoms has also been associated with characteristics of HVAC systems. The evidence suggests that better hygiene, commissioning, operation and maintenance of air handling systems may...
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New Ways of Cooling - Information for Building Designers

Buildings in the UK are currently significant users of conventional cooling systems, which are usually electrically driven. This Report aims to make building designers in the UK more aware of some less familiar cooling technologies that have the...
The technologies considered by this Report are covered in detail and cover the following categories: Night-time cooling storage systems Ground and ambient coupling systems Alternative HVAC systems Alternative delivery systems The...
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Ventilation and cooling option appraisal - a client's guide

Reducing the dependency on conventional air-conditioning is often achievable, provided that careful attention is paid to the cooling and ventilation strategies at the design stage. This Guide is written for promoters, funders and building owners who...