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October 17, 2019

Data Centre air handling units (AHUs) typical features

Data centre air handling and conditioning systems are essential to ensure optimal performance and reliability of information and technology equipment (ITE) systems. Requisites for maintaining a […]
July 25, 2019

EN 378 Guide

What is EN378? Publication taken from AREA aisbl Refrigerating Systems and heat pumps – Safety and environmental requirements European Standard EN 378 guide is to those […]
July 25, 2019

Objective definition of comfort ISO 7730 EN 15251

Advantages Objective, engineered, concrete definition of quality and thermal comfort Protection for the specifier Recognises impossible to satisfy everyone due to individual differences Greater comfort achievable […]
July 24, 2019

Heat Transfer in a Chilled Beam Room System

Chilled beam systems are primarily used for cooling and ventilation in spaces, where requirement for good quality environmental conditions and individual space control is needed and […]
July 24, 2019

What is the difference between smoke dampers and fire dampers

A question that seems to come up a lot in the fire alarm install and design world. The definition of a damper is “A person or […]
July 11, 2019

The high quality air purification for hotels

Comfort and well-being Hotel guests have high expectations and very individual demands when it comes to the indoor climate. Some like it cooler and fresh; others prefer […]
July 8, 2019

What are the benefits of using Chilled Beams?

Indoor Climate Conditions with Chilled Beams Diagram of a Chilled Beam System Benefits of using Chilled Beams No Fans, No noise, No fan breakdowns, No fan […]
June 10, 2019

Ventilation & Energy Efficiency – Diffusers

Types of ventilation Room air flows are controlled partly by supply air and partly by buoyancy Room air flows are controlled mainly by buoyancy. Supply air […]
June 7, 2019

Chilled beam-solutions for High Performing Hotel Buildings

Sustainable Built Environment with chilled beams   Indoor climate solutions in guest rooms A good bed is not the only source of good sleep. Good indoor […]
June 5, 2019

Chilled beams solutions for A-class offices high performance

Passive Chilled Beam Solution For projects where Ventilation rates are relatively high Spaces are high Existing ventilation system is preserved. Cooling demand is high Ventilation by […]
May 17, 2019

Solutions for Sustainable Offices

Zero carbon society is the target we aim at. Therefore sustainable, zero energy buildings are our choice, naturally. Their improved quality and economical life cycle makes also business […]
May 16, 2019

Performance specification of indoor environment

Performance specification of indoor environment – ISO 7730 & EN 15251 The standards that define the limits on energy use and environmental comfort. These two standards […]
May 15, 2019

The right commercial kitchen canopy system

Conventional canopy systems Kitchen canopies made by non-canopy specialists Efficiency of canopy in capturing grease, steam and smoke is unknown Airflow calculated by ‘rule of thumb’ […]
May 10, 2019

How to change existing fan coil systems to chilled beam systems

We are going to show you how to use more energy efficient technologies (chilled beams) and how to change existing fan coil systems to chilled beam […]
May 8, 2019

Find the perfect fan coil unit for your project

  Fan coil unit (FCU) is a device consisting of a heating or cooling coil and fan. It is part of an HVAC system found in […]
April 30, 2019

Air Handling Units Ecodesign

Is Ecodesign applicable to all Air Handling Units? You need to ask yourself these two questions: Is the unit serving areas of the building designed for/foresees […]
April 29, 2019

High Performance kitchen

It is a concept which leads to energy efficiency, profitable business and Indoor Environment Quality (IEQ). This concept starts from the very beginning of each project with the […]