Tuesday
Feb062018

ASHRAE Columbus February 2018 Event

Topic: UL Life Safety Dampers:

 

  • UL Test Standards & Damper Ratings
  • UL Damper Types & Ratings
  • Damper Code Requirements & Updates
  • UL Installation Requirements
  • Damper Misapplications
  • NFPA testing/maintenance requirements

 

Past Presidents

Please note that the February Lunch and Technical Presentation will honor our Columbus Chapter Past Presidents.  As part of our President's Day celebration, Past Presidents will receive a free lunch and be recognized for their efforts and contributions to the chapter.  If you are a Past President, please make sure to attend so that you can be recognized!

Place: Grange Audubon Center, 505 W Whittier St, Columbus

Date: Monday, February 19, 2018

Time: Registration 11:30am, Program 11:45am

Cost: $25 Local ASHRAE Members, $35 Non-Local ASHRAE Members

Walk-ins will are no longer be accepted.  If you are planning on attending you must preregister.

Speaker: Mike Coyazo

Mike Coyazo is currently product manager for Ruskin’s commercial & UL life safety dampers. Prior to this he was regional sales manager for Central US & NE Canada.

He’s been with the company for over 18 years and has conducted numerous damper trainings for HVAC professionals including working with SMACNA's Building Inspectors

Program, and is an active member of NFPA.

 

Presentation PDF

Tuesday
Feb062018

AYP Special Event

Tuesday
Jan162018

ASHRAE Columbus January 2018 Event

 Health Care Design and Commissioning

The presentation will focus on lessons learned in delivering high performance sustainable design in health care during design and commissioning.  Examples will include commissioning issues with a hospital in Texas, as well as a project to upgrade to an Energy Efficient Central Plant within an existing health care facility.

Place: Grange Audubon Center, 505 W Whittier St, Columbus

Date: Monday, January 15, 2018

Time: Registration 11:30am, Program 11:45am

Cost: $25 Local ASHRAE Members, $35 Non-Local ASHRAE Members

Beginning in 2015, walk-ins will no longer be accepted.  If you are planning on attending you must preregister.

Speakers: 

Raj Kappor is past member of TC 5.6 (Fire and Smoke management) and has actively participated in section 9 technical committees TC 9.6 (Healthcare), TC 9.9 (Data Centers/Clean spaces) TC 9.10.  Raj was one of the four team members who started the health care design handbook first edition for ASHRAE. He has worked as consultant with past ASHRAE President Don Bahnfleth on large University projects.

 

Monday
Dec112017

ASHRAE Columbus December 2017 Event

Monitoring Based Commissioning

The presentation will explore how the data that exists in various Building Automation Systems (BAS) can be analyzed and prioritized to provide operations staff with applicable solutions through the use of monitoring-based commissioning.  The MBCx approach combines innovative data collection technology with engineering expertise to maximize each building's energy savings potential. It utilizes continuous monitoring, fault detection, and building performance dashboards based on predictive analytics to provide persistent and continuous energy savings.

Place: Grange Audubon Center, 505 W Whittier St, Columbus

Date: Monday, December 18, 2017

Time: Registration 11:30am, Program 11:45am

Cost: $25 Local ASHRAE Members, $35 Non-Local ASHRAE Members

Beginning in 2015, walk-ins will no longer be accepted.  If you are planning on attending you must preregister.

Speakers: 

Donn Young has been a commissioning professional for the over 12 years and has been in the construction and facility service industries for over 40 years. He has managed a variety of commissioning project teams for both new and existing buildings.

Slides

PDF

Monday
Dec112017

YEA Sponsored Cooling Tower Class December 18, 2017

Topic: Basics of Cooling Towers

Course Synopsis:

  • Basic operation of a cooling tower
  • Different types of cooling tower
  • Basic components of a cooling tower 
  • Different materials of construction

Place: Grange Audubon Center, 505 W Whittier St, Columbus

Date: Monday, December 18, 2017

Time: 10:00am-11:15am

Cost: $0 Local ASHRAE Members, $10 Non-Local ASHRAE Members

Speaker: Tony DeCrescenzo, ElitAire Inc.

Tony DeCrescenzo has been in a sales role with ElitAire since 2011 and has served the HVAC community since 2005 in both the Denver and Columbus markets.  Tony works with consulting engineers, facility owners, mechanical contractors, and energy services companies supporting their efforts as it relates to HVAC equipment and system design. Tony graduated with a bachelor's degree in Mechanical Engineering from The Ohio State University in 2005.  Tony has been an active member of the Columbus ASHRAE chapter since 2011, currently holding the Vice President position on the Chapter's Board of Directors.