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June 2020

Laboratory facilities are expensive to build, operate and maintain, and consume energy at high rates. A national lab addressed these issues in a new wet chemistry lab. Other articles include safeguards for rising commissioning costs and damp buildings and health.

Features and Columns from the June 2020 issue:
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Features:
Raising the Bar in High Performance Laboratory Design
Creating Safeguards for Rising Building Commissioning Costs
2020 ASHRAE Technology Award: High-Performance Systems Help Preserve History
2020 ASHRAE Technology Award: Indirect Evaporative Cooling Drives Data Center Efficiency
Using Modular to Build for the Future

Standing Columns:
Building Sciences: Conditioned Unvented Attics & Unconditioned Unvented Attics, But with Fiberglass and Mineral Wool
Digital Laboratory: Can CFD Models Ignore Thermal Radiation Heat Transfer?
Engineers Notebook: Data Logging Through the Decades
HVAC Applications: Damp Buildings, Human Health and Ventilation Design
IEQ Applications: Water Management Best Practices During and After Low or No Occupancy
Refrigeration Applications: Working from Home

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ASHRAE Journal Historical Articles for 125th Anniversary 

Since 1894, ASHRAE has seen technological advances from primary/ secondary cooling to thermal energy storage for cooling applications. A series of articles exploring the evolution of these technologies and more are being published monthly in ASHRAE Journal. They include:

pdf_icon.png Using Modular to Build For the Future

pdf_icon.png How HVAC&R Changed the World

pdf_icon.png Evolution of Thermal Energy Storage for Cooling Applications

pdf_icon.png History of Cleanrooms

pdf_icon.png The Golden Age of Cooling

pdf_icon.png The Evolution of Primary/Secondary Cooling

pdf_icon.png Inventing the Ammonia Refrigeration Compressor

pdf_icon.png Variable Speed Oil-Free Magnetic Bearing Centrifugal Compressors


AMCA inmotion

This year's AMCA inmotion includes guidance on using fan energy index (FEI) in variable-air-volume-system design, how remote automated testing of life-safety dampers works, and a summary of recent air-curtain research. An article on air distribution design for comfort in high performance air systems furthers discussion started in a 2018 inmotion article.

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