Mechanical & Electrical Supplement
Discusses various common heating, ventilation and air conditioning systems and equipment and the components or assemblies that comprise them, and describes features and difference. The information helps system designers and operators select and operate equipment. The chapters are grouped to cover air-conditioning and heating systems, air-handling equipment and components, heating equipment and components, cooling equipment and components, general components and packaged, unitary and split-system equipment.
Supersedes Handbook 2012: HVAC systems and equipment. SI edition (ASHRAE, 2012). Heating, ventilating and air-conditioning systems and equipment. Includes corrections issued to the 2014, 2015, 2016 and 2017 ASHRAE Handbook volumes between 15/06/2014 and 20/07/2017.
Founded in 1894, the American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air-Conditioning Engineers is an international organisation who provide technical and educational information on the industry. The most commonly known are the ASHRAE Handbooks covering refrigeration, fundamentals and HVAC systems and applications.
NBS has produced specification systems and information products for construction industry professionals for more than 40 years. The National Building Specification is the recognised UK national standard and is used by over 5,000 organisations. NBS is part of RIBA Enterprises Ltd.
IHS is a leading global source of critical information and insight for customers in a broad range of industries. Our customer product and service solutions span four major areas of information: energy, product lifecycle management, environmental and security. By focusing on our customers first, we deliver data and expertise that enable innovative and successful decision-making. Customers range from governments and multinational companies to smaller companies and technical professionals in more than 180 countries. IHS has been in business since 1959 and employs more than 3,500 people in 35 locations around the world.