Blog Tag Archives: Mechanical


Ceiling Fans: Summertime Savior or Super-Spreader?

Posted by Stuart Heisey on Friday, May 21, 2021

With the warm temperatures arriving in the northeast, you may be thinking about turning on those ceiling or box fans, to bring some much-needed relief. But does that additional air movement and... Read More

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Categories: Buildings & Campus

Tagged: Mechanical  |  Health & Safety  |  COVID-19


Maximizing COVID Mitigation Projects on Campus

Posted by Stuart Heisey on Monday, April 26, 2021

Use data-driven strategies to tackle urgent challenges with long-term vision Are you trying to upgrade your spaces to get your students and instructors back to full-time in-person learning... Read More

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Categories: Buildings & Campus

Tagged: Mechanical  |  Budgeting & Funding  |  Facility Planning & Management  |  Engineering  |  Health & Safety  |  COVID-19


COVID-19 & HVAC: How to Reduce Your Risks

Posted by Stuart Heisey on Thursday, August 13, 2020

Aerosol spread of COVID-19 has been confirmed by the CDC as a transmission source. There are things that can be done with HVAC systems to reduce risk in occupied spaces. Additionally, every one of... Read More

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Categories: Buildings & Campus

Tagged: Mechanical  |  Health & Safety  |  COVID-19


Building Humidity: Issues, Problems, & Causes

Posted by Stuart Heisey on Friday, July 31, 2020

Why is humidity suddenly such a common problem?Are you a building owner or facility manager that has experienced high levels of relative humidity in your buildings or high volumes of complaints about... Read More

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Categories: Buildings & Campus

Tagged: Mechanical


Preventing Humidity Issues in Vacant Buildings

Posted by Stuart Heisey on Friday, April 3, 2020

During these unprecedented times, schools, offices, restaurants, hotels, and many other businesses and organizations are shut down. One of the biggest questions now faced by facilities staff: what to... Read More

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Categories: Buildings & Campus

Tagged: Mechanical  |  Engineering  |  COVID-19


Financing Campus Central Utility Energy Projects: Your Goose That Lays Golden Eggs

Posted by Bryan Haag on Thursday, February 4, 2016

It isn’t any secret to facility managers that campus central utility projects can offer quick paybacks and sizeable annual savings for your campus, through energy reductions. Furthermore, those... Read More

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Categories: Buildings & Campus

Tagged: Energy Planning & Management  |  Environmental  |  Mechanical  |  Engineering


Advancing the Condensing Boiler’s Outdoor Linear Reset

Posted by Bryan Haag on Wednesday, March 25, 2015

When it comes to condensing boilers, the lower the water temperature, the more efficiently the system will run, with some systems 96% efficient and above, under optimum conditions. Today’s... Read More

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Categories: Buildings & Campus

Tagged: Energy Planning & Management  |  Mechanical

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