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Vol. 55, No. 1|January 2013

ASHRAE JOURNAL

INSIDE: THE 2013 AHR EXPO ® INNOVATION AWARDS

Features

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Long-Term Commercial GSHP Performance
Part 6: Maintenance and Controls
By Steve Kavanaugh, Ph.D.; David Dinse

AHR Expo Product & Show Guide
®

ASHRAE JOURNAL’S OFFICIAL

International Air-Conditioning, Heating, Refrigerating Exposition (AHR Expo ®) January 28 – 30, 2013, Dallas Convention Center

INSIDE: 300+ PRODUCTS | 200+ ADS | EXHIBITORS & BOOTHS | FLOOR PLAN

Message from ASHRAE ......... S7 Message from AHRI .............. S9 The 2013 AHR Expo Innovation Awards................................ S10 Alphabetical Listing Of Exhibitors ....................... S24 Exhibit Hall Floor Plan ......... S30 Map of Dallas...................... S33 Products Exhibited at AHR Expo............................ S82 Advertisers Index............... S173

Thermally Active Floors, Part 1
By Daniel H. Nall, P .E., FAIA

Aquathermal Systems
By Camille Sylvain Thompson; Wayne E. Kerbelis

Standing Columns
Data Centers
Data Center Energy Metric
By Donald L. Beaty, P .E.

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Engineer’s Notebook
Using Passive Design
By Caroline Hachem; Andreas Athienitis, P .E.

ERV Technology Revisited

Emerging Technologies

Washington Report

By Mildred Hastbacka; John Dieckmann; Antonio Bouza

Changes Come to Congress
By Mark Ames and Mark Wills

68 Good Humidity Control
IAQ Applications
By Chandra Sekhar, Ph.D.

Refrigeration Applications
Problem of Excess Gas
By Andy Pearson, Ph.D., C.Eng.

Departments
4 6 16 Commentary Industry News Letters 18 64 78 Meetings and Shows People Classified Advertising 79 Advertisers Index
Cover art © Robert Glusic/Corbis

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ASHRAE Journal - January 2013
Contents
Commentary
Industry News
Letters
Meetings and Shows
Feature Articles
Long-Term Commercial GSHP Performance: Part 6: Maintenance and Controls
Thermally Active Floors, Part 1
Technology Award Case Studies:
Aquathermal Systems
Standing Columns
Data Centers
People
Emerging Technologies
IAQ Applications
Engineer's Notebook
Washington Report
Refrigeration Applications
Classified Advertising
Advertisers Index
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