February 2011 ASHRAE Meeting

Topic: The Benefits of Applying Fan Arrays in Air Handling Equipment

Speaker: Jim Tarala , P.E., Huntair Inc

Place: Spaghetti Warehouse, 397 West Broad Street, Columbus, Ohio

Date: Monday, February 21, 2011

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

Price: $20 Local ASHRAE members, $25 Non-Local ASHRAE Members

Registration: Click Here To Register



January 2011 ASHRAE Meeting

Topic: ASHRAE Small Building Advanced Energy Design Guides

Speaker: Carl C. Shultz, PE, LEED AP

Location: Spagetti Warehouse, 397 West Broad Street, Columbus, Ohio

Date: January 17, 2011

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

Price: $20.00 Local ASHRAE Member, $25.00 Non-Local ASHRAE Member

Registration: Click this link


November 2010 ASHRAE Meeting

What: Tour of Nationwide Arena and Monthly Meeting

Where: Tour - Nationwide Arena Downtown Columbus
             Meeting - Gordon-Birsch Brewery Arena District

Date: November 15, 2010

When: Tour 3:30pm at Nationwide Arena Ticket Office
            Meeting 5:00pn at Gordon Birsch Brewery

Cost: $30 per person

Registration: Click Here to Register


October 2010 ASHRAE/MCA Joint Meeting

What: Joint MCA / ASHRAE Meeting

Where: Plumbers & Pipefitters Union Hall - 1250 Kinnear Road, Columbus, Ohio

Date: October 12, 2010

When: 4:30 Code Update Class

5:30 Tabletop Expo

7:00 Dinner

Cost: $25.00

Registration: Link  to register


You must prepay for this event. Registration closes October 4th.

To enroll in the code update class contact


ASHRAE September 2010 Meeting

Topic: ASHRAE 189.1, Standard for High-Performance Green Buildings

Location: OSU Golf Club, 3605 Tremont Road

Date: September 20, 2010

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

Price: $20.00

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Dr. Lawrence is a Public Service Associate with the University of Georgia, and has 30 years of professional experience in engineering and environmentally related fields. Before going back for his Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering at Purdue, he spent approximately 20 of those years in progressively more responsible engineering and management positions in industry and consulting. He is the chair of ASHRAE Technical Committee 2.8, “Building Environmental Impact and Sustainability”, and is a member of the committee which wrote the ASHRAE standard on high-performance green buildings (Standard 189.1). As an ASHRAE Distinguished Lecturer, he gives presentations and workshops on green building design at venues around the world. At the University of Georgia, Dr. Lawrence teaches courses in Building HVAC, Green Building Design, Residential Building Design, and Heat Transfer. As part of the Engineering Outreach program, he is helping to coordinate building energy reduction activities within the entire university system for the state of Georgia.

Dr. Lawrence has a B.S. with Highest Distinction honors in Environmental Science from Purdue University (1978), a M.S. in Mechanical Engineering from Oregon State University (1982) and a second M.S. degree in Engineering Management from Washington University earned in 1989. He received a Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering from Purdue University in the spring of 2004 researching the impacts of demand-controlled ventilation on energy consumption and indoor air quality in smaller commercial buildings.