air balancing

air balancing

A procedure used to adjust the flow of air in an HVAC system so as to meet the design goals for airflow throughout the system.
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Contract Awarded for Air Balancing - NWI Base Year: 04/07/2017 to 04/06/2018 +4 636C71141
As with many VAV systems relying on diversity to meet instantaneous requirements, air balancing was challenging.
The DOAS units operate at constant volume, but have VFDs to optimize air balancing and to account for filter loading.
Three-speed switch provides simplifies air balancing (see facing page for Energy Saver Control System)
By mid-2013, we will introduce another new product that will transform the air balancing system in buildings.
Smaller improvements have included replacing weather stripping, ensuring proper air balancing, installing timers and thermostats on parking lot electrical outlets and implementing processes to ensure all window-mounted air conditioners are removed or winterized before cold weather sets in.
Automatic air balancing via a new bypass valve diverts drying air back to the dryer if the full flow is not required.
The system provides an extremely low airborne dust level during handling via the use of two HEPA filters which allow cleaned air to be reintroduced back into the production area with no impact on room-to-hallway air balancing.
The system's new air balancing feature reduces housekeeping issues associated with other systems.
Ventilation system applications include air balancing and testing, creation of positive air flow and pressure, venting fumes and particulate, and providing compensating air to offset exhaust systems.
Temperature problems can be corrected with air balancing or temperature control strategies.
Secor's most recent position was COO of Shortridge Instruments, the world leader in portable electronic airflow meters for air balancing and clean room applications, where he is credited with introducing new products and increasing profitability.