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HVAC Systems - Commissioning Manual, 2nd Edition

HVAC Systems - Commissioning Manual, 2nd Edition

This must-have guide makes the commissioning process simple and easy to understand.

Price: $75.00
Product Code/ISBN: 9781617210976
Year: 2014
Binding: Softcover
Publisher: SMACNA


This must-have guide makes the commissioning process simple and easy to understand. Compliant with ANSI-SMACNA 014-2013 and other LEED project information, this is the perfect guide for contractors, owners, and anyone else involved in recommissioning.

Table of Contents

Foreword

HVAC Systems Commissioning Task Force

Notice to Users of This Publication

Table of Contents

  1. Purpose and Scope
    1. Definition
    2. Purpose
    3. Scope
  2. Introduction
    1. Historical Background
    2. Why Commissioning?
    3. SMACNA’s Response
    4. Quality Management
  3. Benefits and Costs
    1. Benefits
    2. Benefits of Commissioning Existing Buildings
    3. Costs
  4. Agent and Authority
    1. General
    2. The Commissioning Agent
    3. Skills and Qualifications – Commissioning Agent
    4. The Commissioning Authority
  5. Overview of the Process
    1. General
    2. Organizational Options for Commissioning
    3. Levels of Commissioning
  6. Level 1, Basic Commissioning
    1. Overview
    2. Preparations
    3. Commissioning Plan
    4. Prestart Checks
    5. Functional Performance Tests
    6. Operations Instruction and Demonstration
    7. Summary
  7. Level 2, Comprehensive Commissioning
    1. Overview
    2. Pre-Design Phase
    3. Design Phase
    4. Construction Phase
    5. Acceptance Phase
    6. Warranty Phase
  8. Level 3, Critical Systems Commissioning
    1. General
    2. Critical Applications
    3. Commissioning Organization
    4. Level 3 Procedures
  9. Commissioning Existing Buildings
    1. Introduction
    2. Process Overview
    3. Preliminary Investigation
    4. Survey and Documentation Phase
    5. Surveys to Confirm Existing Documentation
    6. Surveys to Produce New or Revised Documentation
    7. Analysis
    8. Modifications
    9. Commissioning Tests
    10. Documentation and Training
  10. Commissioning on a LEED Project
    1. Introduction
    2. Requirements of the Commissioning Agent/Authority
    3. Systems to be commissioned in a LEED Project
    4. Fundamental Commissioning (Prerequisite)
    5. Enhanced Commissioning (Credit)
    6. Existing Building Commissioning
  1. Commissioning Schedule
  2. Level 1 Pre-Start and Start-Up Checklists
  3. Level 2 Pre-Starts and Start-Up Checklists
  4. Functional Performance Test Checklists
  5. Sample Specification: Commissioning of HVAC Systems
  6. Sample Report