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Mechanical Systems that Deliver More with Less

by Shaun May, EIT, CEM and Paul Greenwalt, EIT. This article is part of Wood Harbinger’s newsletter series. Mechanical design is going through a shake-up as energy efficiency and multi-use, flexible spaces become higher priorities in many building types. The latest Washington State Energy Code (WSEC 2015) is also driving major change.

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VRF System Considerations

By Nick Baker, EIT, LEED AP BD+C Variable Refrigerant Flow (VRF) HVAC systems have the potential to be very energy efficient and flexible in their application. With relatively few system components, the system works by moving refrigerant to the zone needing to be heated or cooled, allowing precise control of the temperature in that area.

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