Monday
Nov132017

November YEA Boilers Class

Topic: Basics of boiler

Course Synopsis:

  • Types of hot water boilers
  • Condensing vs non condensing
  • Piping arrangements (Primary/secondary and variable primary)
  • Boiler Controls

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

Date: Monday, November 20, 2017

Time: 10:00am-11:15am

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

Speaker: Jim Lombardo, President of Herbert & Conway Inc.

Jim Lombardo is the President of Herbert & Conway Inc., manufactures representatives for Cleaver Brooks, Patterson Kelley and Fulton boilers.  Jim obtained a Bachelors of Science in Mechanical Engineering from Ohio State and has 28 years of experience in boiler system design and application.

Thursday
Oct262017

2017 Leadership International 

We have limited spaces left for the 2017 Leadership International in Hong Kong. The event is generously subsidized by ASHRAE, lowering registration to only $300 and includes the 3 days with our fantastic facilitator, hotel and meals.

 

REGISTER NOW

 

This event is an opportunity for future leaders of ASHRAE to learn more about Society, develop soft skills, and network with other young professionals. Any YEA member is encouraged to register. Topics that will be discussed include:

  • ·         Understanding the big picture
  • ·         Personal goals that go way beyond work
  • ·         What managers and leaders actually do
  • ·         How to stand out at work
  • ·         What successful people have in common

 

Here is an informational flyer for the event. Feel free to share!

Monday
Oct092017

Columbus Lighting and HVAC Expo

Monday
Oct022017

ASHRAE Columbus October Event

Desiccant Dehumidification: Psychrometric and Applications

The presentation will include a review of psychometrics, a general overview of dehumidification systems, including a mechanical review, types of desiccants and how they work, plus active vs passive desiccant systems.  An application using a surgical suite will be presented as an example.

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

Date: Monday, October 16, 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: 

Mel Meyers career has included positions with Proctor and Gamble Corporation, the Samsonite Corporation and an ownership position with HBI Automotive Glass.  He is currently President and owner of Bry-Air in Sunbury, Ohio.

Mr. Myers attended Dartmouth College in Hanover, New Hampshire where he received one degree in Engineering Science and one in Mechanical Engineering in 1964.

Thursday
Aug312017

ASHRAE Columbus September Event

Behind the Scenes look at the Ohio Building Codes

In addition to alerting you to some noteworthy code changes that will be coming our way to Ohio on November 1, Steve and Debbie will introduce you to the Ohio Board of Building Standards. They will explain the duties of the Board, the BBS staff, as well as the duties of building departments, and how the approval process is supposed to work.  They will provide insight into how the Ohio Building Codes are adopted, explain how the codes work together and perhaps inspire you to get involved in the code development process.

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

Date: Monday, September 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: 

Steve Regoli, a graduate of OSU, was licensed to practice architecture in Ohio in 1981 and then went on to complete graduate school in 1983. He is employed by the Ohio Board of Building Standards as Architect Administrator with responsibility for the development of Ohio construction codes as well as oversight of the Ohio Industrialized Unit Program, MIS resources, and Board budgeting and planning.

Deborah Ohler, P.E. is a mechanical engineering graduate of the Ohio State University and a staff engineer for the Ohio Board of Building Standards.  Her responsibilities in support of the board include code development and technical support primarily in the areas of fire protection, mechanical, plumbing, energy conservation, boilers, and elevators.  She also is the primary staff person responsible for filing the rules of the board with the Legislative Service Commission and the Joint Commission on Agency Rule Review.

Criteria for submitting rule changes to the board of building standards

OBBS Online Resources

OBBS Rule Adoption Process

Ohio Board of Building Standards Understanding its Role and Recent Code Updates

Summary of BBS Proposed Ohio Mechanical Code Rule Changes