With this authoritative reference at hand, engineers and technicians can gain full knowledge of each component in today's complex heating, ventilating, and air conditioning systems.
Completely revised and fully updated, this Second Edition of a widely used working tool offers: Analyses of today's most efficient, most trouble-free systems - Details on todays highly advanced components - Ways to achieve economy and efficiency in design - clear explanations of the environmental impact of HVAC design - Information on meeting key codes and standards.
HVAC Principles & Applications Manual is the perfect on-the-job guide for beginning engineers, as it offers professionals a clear introduction to HVAC that bypasses hard-to-understand theory and complex mathematics.
Based on methods approved by the American Society of Heating, Refrigerating, and Air Conditioning Engineers, the book provides expert coverage of HVAC fundamentals as well as step-by-step design and application methods. Filled with examples, the manual is meant to simplify such tasks as calculating the heat loss rate of a building and choosing the right system controls.
This practical and concise manual is a must for HVAC designers and engineers, engineers without HVAC experience, technicians, contractors, and other engineering professionals.