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Research Projects Ready to Bid – Requests-for-Proposal (RFPs)

ASHRAE is pleased to solicit proposals for 7 new research projects to bid. The research project titles are listed below.

In all cases, electronic proposal must be in the hands of the ASHRAE MORTS by 8 A.M. EDT, Friday, December 15, 2023. NO EXTENSIONS, NO EXCEPTIONS. The projects are scheduled to begin April 1, 2024, or later.

NOTE: Prior to preparing a proposal, please review the sample ASHRAE Research Agreement and General Conditions found on the Research page of the ASHRAE website. If your contracting officer cannot accept this Agreement, please contact us prior to bidding.

Copies of requests-for-proposal (RFPs) are linked to the title list and may be downloaded or printed from this site.

Please give this announcement wide and prompt distribution to all interested researchers within your organization.

  • 1797-TRP, “Assessment of the A/B toxicity classification used in Standard 34”, Sponsored by TC 3.01 (Refrigerants and Secondary Coolants)
  • 1864-TRP, “Investigating the applicability of Standard 62.1's Ventilation Rate Procedure for Healthcare Rooms”, Sponsored by SSPC 170 Ventilation of Health Care Facilities
    • Co-sponsored: TC 9.06 (Healthcare Facilities) & SSPC 62.1 (Ventilation for Acceptable Indoor Air Quality)
  • 1889-TRP, “Graywater use in healthcare facilities- determining risk and appropriate design responses”, Sponsored by TC 9.6 (Health Care Facilities)
  • 1926-TRP, “Update of U-factors, Solar Heat Gain Coefficients and Visible Transmittances of Standard Fenestration Units made from Representative Fenestration Frame and Glazing Systems in the Fenestration Chapter of the Handbook of Fundamentals”, Sponsored by TC 4.05 (Fenestration)
  • 1928-TRP, “Improving efficiency test methods to measure air cleaner performance against airborne particulate contaminants in a recirculating system”, Sponsored by TC 2.09 (Ultraviolet Air & Surface Treatment); Co-sponsor: TC 2.03 (Gaseous Air Contaminants and Gas Contaminant Removal Equipment), TC 2.04 (Particulate Air Contaminant and Particulate Contaminant Removal Equipment), TC 9.06 (Health Care Facilities) &   EHC (Environmental Health Committee)               
  • 1929-TRP, “Evaluation of building life cycle analysis tools incorporating embodied carbon”, Sponsored by: TC 2.8 (Building Environmental Impacts and Sustainability)
  • 1934-TRP, “A Survey Study on the Development and Application of Data-Driven Model Predictive Control in Buildings”, Sponsored by: TC 7.05 (Smart Building Systems)