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  • Performance and the Efficiency Side of Upgrades

    November 1, 2016

    Performance and the Efficience Side of Upgrades 2016-11-01 A boiler system that has been operating for 20 years or more is likely to be operating far less than the nominal efficiency of 80 percent. If the boiler pressure vessel is in good shape, consider upgrading the system to restore its efficiency and reduc

  • Cleaver-Brooks, Grundfos Set Webinars on Boiler-Room Pumping Sytems

    July 18, 2016

    Cleaver-Brooks, Grundfos Set Webinars on Boiler-Room Pumping Sytems 2016-07-18 Cleaver-Brooks and Grundfos Pumps Corp. will host a three-part series of free webinars on pumping systems used in boiler rooms.   Taking place July 27, Aug. 24, and Sept. 21 from 2-3 p.m. EDT, the webinars will be led by boil

  • Energy Recovery Retrofit at Nashville Hospital

    July 8, 2016

    Energy Recovery Retrofit at Nashville Hospital 2016-07-08 Many hospitals throughout the United States face the same indoor air quality (IAQ) challenges that Ascension Health’s Saint Thomas Hospital in Nashville, TN was facing. Prior to IAQ codes in the 1980s, healthcare buildings exhausted vast amounts of indo

  • Boiler Conversion Pays for Itself in 27 Months at Bridgewater State University

    June 20, 2016

    Boiler Conversion Pays for Itself in 27 Months at Bridgewater State University 2016-06-20 Bridgewater State University, located in Bridgewater, Mass., is regarded as the “birthplace of teacher education in America.” The school started in 1840 with 28 students. Today, the public liberal arts university educates

  • World's Largest Penguin Facility Counts on Condensing Boiler

    May 18, 2016

    World’s Largest Penguin Facility Counts on Condensing Boiler 2016-05-18 In April 2016, the Detroit Zoo, located in Royal Oak, Mich., opened the largest penguin facility in the world. The Polk Penguin Conservation Center is a 33,000-square-foot, iceberg-shaped structure that is home to more than 80 penguins of

  • Campbell Canada Completes CHP Project

    April 7, 2016

    Campbell Canada Completes CHP Project 2016-04-07 Campbell Company of Canada recently completed a combined heat and power (CHP) project at its Toronto plant as part of the company’s goal to cut its environmental footprint in half by 2020. CHP is a technology that uses a natural-gas-fired engine to generate elect

  • New Boilers Emerge More Efficient, Accessible, and Intelligent; Modularity and Low Emissions are also Gaining Steam

    February 22, 2016

    New Boilers Emerge More Efficient, Accessible, and Intelligent 2016-02-22 Nearly 61,000 HVAC industry representatives enjoyed sun and reasonable temperatures as the 2016 AHR Expo rolled into Orlando, Florida. Preliminary numbers show that more than 18,254 exhibitor personnel welcomed 42,672 visitors. Rakesh

  • Cleaver-Brooks: Company Provides a Boiler-Room Solution at Stanford

    January 22, 2016

    In an effort to become one of the most energy-efficient universities in the world, Stanford University in Stanford, Calif., launched the Stanford Energy System Innovations (SESI) project in 2012. At the heart of the three-year SESI initiative is heat recovery.