Electrification in IAQ and Buildings

Electrification has become a buzzword in the air handling industry. It's a term used to describe the replacement of fossil fuel energy with solar and wind. The movement advocates a shift from oil, gas, and coal to electricity powered by solar, wind, and other sources of zero-carbon electricity. While it's…

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Fast Delivery Helps Get Vaccine Cleanroom Manufacturing Up and Running

When a major pharmaceutical manufacturer received approval on an important new type of COVID vaccine, it needed to get production up and running very quickly. This meant that Coward Environmental Systems, Inc. (CESI) needed to support customers, contractors, and engineers in ways that allowed them to build a cleanroom manufacturing…

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Coward Environmental Systems Welcomes Bryan McManus

Coward Environmental Systems, Inc. (CESI) is pleased to welcome Bryan McManus as a Sales Engineer. Bryan brings 14 years of experience working with IAQ and HVAC. His experience included working as both an inside sales and outside sales engineer for other firms and serving as president for two HVAC manufacturers.Bryan…

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The Sky is No Longer the Limit for Some Urban Businesses

What can an urban laboratory do to dilute exhaust responsibly? And how can a metropolitan business comply with noise restrictions without impacting productivity? When Kevin Clare, Vice-President of Life Science Modular (a CESI company), encountered these engineering questions, he knew the solution.   High Plume Dilution Clare recommended the use…

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DST Dehumidifiers Are No Sweat

Training rooms can be humid environments. The combination of workouts, sweat, steam rooms, and showers can elevate moisture levels making it harder for athletes to train at optimum levels. Excess moisture can also shorten the life of expensive exercise equipment. Humidity can even compromise the integrity of the building over…

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Customized Solutions for Wastewater Treatment Plant

An interview with John Daher, Sales Engineer at CESI  When a New Jersey wastewater authority needed to build a new treatment facility, they decided to use Buffalo Air Handling to get the job done. Wastewater treatment requires heavy-duty AHUs with special features. The mechanical contractor on the job awarded the contract to…

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Built to a Higher Standard

An Interview with Jim Chaters from Aermec Founded in 1961, Aermec has been in business for over 60 years and is a third-generation family-owned business. The company is the largest independently owned HVAC manufacturer in Europe and has been building commercial heat pumps for longer than any other manufacturer. In…

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The Magic of a Fog Sculpture, with Guggenhiem
Bilbao curator Manuel Cirauqui

Fujiko Nakaya’s Fog Sculpture (F.O.G.) at Guggenheim Bilbao intermingles with the museum architecture and envelops the footbridge in a dreamlike atmosphere with pure water MeeFog. https://vimeo.com/427657214/68a47cf6f9?embedded=true&source=vimeo_logo&owner=7148562

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Bilbao curator Manuel Cirauqui

Continual Innovations Mean Better Upgrades for Older Buildings

An interview with Eugene Sieber Skypeak offers a complete line self-contained A/C units for high-rise and single-story commercial building applications. The three product lines, vertical air-cooled, horizontal air-cooled, and vertical water-cooled, use combinations of high-efficiency coils, heat exchangers, and compressors. Additionally, Skypeak units permit floor-by-floor installation, allowing for individual zone temperature…

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MeeFog is Evolving and Innovating

An interview with Thomas Mee and Dave Sola of MeeFog MeeFog has always led with science. So, it’s not surprising to discover that founder Thomas Mee, Jr. was an atmospheric physicist. When the firm was founded in 1969, it focused on producing meteorological instrumentation such as cloud particle replicators and…

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