Can Hospitals and Aesthetics Go Hand in Hand?

Building construction is a phenomenal process! Watching plans come together, the collaboration between trades and, finally, watching the mighty assembly take place. All building construction has this in common no matter if you are designing a residential home or a...

Design Considerations for Lab Exhaust Systems

Designing a laboratory exhaust system can be complex and challenging. There are numerous factors that must be considered to ensure a safe, effective and energy efficient solution. These factors include the type and concentration of the exhaust, exhaust orientation...

Product Selection Made Easy

When designing an HVAC system, engineers are posed with many questions during the product selection process. Which manufacturer’s product should I specify? Which model should I select? How should I select this model? What is the product’s performance? Are Revit files...

Enhancing Warehouse Ventilation and Efficiency

As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to impact our society, all of us look to the future with the hope that it is merely a temporary setback. While mitigations and restrictions are starting to be repealed and are tapering off, one trend that has not slowed down is...

Ventilation and Purification in the Age of the Corona Virus

Did you know that the average American spends ninety, yes, 9-0, percent of their time indoors? It’s true! You’re welcome to visit to my home and observe my two teenagers… This, however, means that our indoor environments are now cesspools of recirculated airborne...

Avoiding Unwanted Odors from a Kitchen Ventilation System

To me, the smell of good cooking is one of life’s simple pleasures. It can create a hunger where there wasn’t one before and it can bring back fond memories of time spent with family and friends. Or, as we have all experienced at our favorite, poorly ventilated greasy...