Posts Categorized: Project Snapshots

Project Snapshot: Custom Air Handling Units | Portland International Jetport

Project Name: Portland International Jetport – Terminal Expansion Location: Portland, Maine Architect: Gensler Mechanical Engineer: AMEC (formerly OEST) Contractor: Turner Construction Company Manufacturer: Air Enterprises Equipment: Custom Rooftop Air Handling Units  Size: (1) 70,000 CFM unit, (1) 98,000 CFM unit  DAC Sales Engineer:  Pat Will Project Highlights City of Portland was adding a 145,000sqft terminal… Read more »

Project Snapshot: High Plume Dilution Fans | Odor Control

Project Type: Regional Paper Company Project Application: Odor Remediation Equipment: High Plume Dilution Fan Size: 10,000 CFM at 2.5″ SP Manufacturer: Strobic Air DAC Sales Engineer: David Goodman Project Highlights:              The Problem:  One of the neighbors on the hill above the paper manufacturing plant claimed to be smelling the chemicals being exhausted from the… Read more »

Project Snapshot: UNH Parsons Hall | Lab Exhaust Fan – Energy Recovery Units

  Project Name: University of New Hampshire Parsons Hall Renovation Architect: Einhorn Yaffee Prescott Mechanical Engineer: Einhorn Yaffee Prescott Contractor: Gilbane Building Company Equipment: High Plume Dilution Fan – Energy Recovery Systems Manufacturer: Strobic Air / Cambridgeport Air Systems Size: 5 Ea. Energy Recovery Units – sized from 20,000 CFM to 48,000 CFM DAC Sales… Read more »

Project Snapshot: Wellesley College | Field Erected Air Handling Unit

Project Name: Whitin Observatory Renovation Owner: Wellesley College Architect: designLAB architects Mechanical Engineer: Fitzemeyer & Tocci General Contractor: Shawmut Design & Construction Mechanical Contractor: E.M. Duggan Equipment: Indoor ERU in 4 sections Manufacturer: Annexair Size: 2,400 CFM OA DAC Sales Engineer: David Goodman   Project Highlights: History: The Whitin Observatory is the home of the… Read more »

Project Snapshot: Field Erected Heat Pipe System

Project Name: East Boston Stadium HVAC Improvements Engineer: Engineered Systems, Inc. Contractor: P.J. Kennedy and Sons Equipment: Passive Heat Pipe Energy Recovery Module Manufacturer: Heat Pipe Technology DAC Sales Engineer: David Goodman Project Highlights:   Existing Conditions:  Football is a proud tradition in East Boston and funding was raised to replace original and antiquated HVAC equipment… Read more »

Project Snapshot: Millipore Research and Development | Energy Recovery Air Handling Unit

Project: Millipore R&D Building Location: Bedford,  MA Engineer: Parsons Contractor: Turner Construction Company Manufacturer: Strobic Air, Cambridgeport, Heat Pipe Technology Equipment: Energy Recovery Air Handling Units Size: (4) 30,000 CFM Units DAC Sales Engineer: Jim Shiminski  Project Challenge:     This was a new building project.  The engineer, owner and contractor were all looking to create a… Read more »

Project Snapshot: United Electric | Energy Improvements with VAV Diffusers

Project Highlights: Prior Conditions: Most of the areas of the engineering, manufacturing, assembly, test, inspection and packaging areas were all being served by 2 large central Air Handling Units (AHUs) running constant volume.  Manufacturing equipment and machines located at the southern end of the building could never get enough cooling during warmer months.  At the… Read more »

Project Snapshot: WCCC UMass Data Center | Custom Air Handling Units

Project Highlights:  Two Electronically Commutated Motor (ECM) fan array units.   Each array consists of (12) 7.5 HP ECMs, with backwards curved fans, that can deliver 83,000 CFM at 2.5” w.c.  The two arrays combined deliver a total of 166,000 CFM, which is enough air to cool the maximum design data center heat load of… Read more »

Project Snapshot: Lab Exhaust Energy Recovery Systems | Mass General Hospital CNY149

Project Name: Mass General Hospital CNY149 Architects: Chan Krieger NBBJ Engineer: Thompson Consultants Inc. Contractor: JC Cannistraro Inc. Manufacturer: Air Enterprises, Thermotech, Strobic Air Size: 320,000 CFM Lab Energy Recovery Unit DAC Contact: Rick McGinley   Project Overview: Mass General Hospital CNY149 is an extremely large energy recovery system.   The system includes Air Enterprises Custom… Read more »

Project Snapshot: Lowell General Hospital Legacy Project | Lowell, MA

Project Name: Lowell General Hospital The Legacy Project Patient Care Facility Expansion Architect: RTKL Associates Inc. Mechanical Engineer: Thompson Consultants Inc. Contractor:  Gilbane Building Company Manufacturer: Air Enterprise Inc. Equipment: Custom Rooftop Air Handling Units Size: (4) 30,000 CFM units & (2) 60,000 CFM DAC Sales Engineer: Steve Shelley , Rick McGinley   Project Highlights:     … Read more »