October 26, 2018
Contact: Monica Cardenas
Arlington, Va. — The Air-Conditioning, Heating, and Refrigeration Institute (AHRI) will host three educational sessions at the AHR Expo, taking place January 14–16, 2019, in Atlanta, Ga. The sessions are free and no pre-registration is required.
The Importance of Humidity in Modern Buildings
Tuesday, 1/15/2019, 9:00 AM — 10:00 AM
Attendees will learn about the importance of humidity control within buildings, especially as it pertains to human health and wellness, and industrial applications. Topics include an introduction to humidity and humidity measurement, the causes of seasonal dryness, an overview of applications, and the impact of humidity on occupants.
Safety, Innovation, and Other Benefits of CSST in Residential and Commercial Applications
Tuesday, 1/15/2019, 2:30 PM — 3:30 PM
Attendees will learn about corrugated stainless steel tubing’s (CSST) relative safety, innovation, and other benefits as compared to traditional steel gas tubing installation. The presentation will highlight the advantages of using CSST in both residential and commercial applications, comparing CSST to other types of gas piping used in similar applications.
Variable Frequency Drives: Method of Laboratory Test and Case Study
Tuesday, 1/15/2019, 4:00 PM — 5:00 PM
Attendees will learn how Variable Frequency Drives (VFD) can improve energy efficiency. Topics will include an introduction to VFD, a summary of certification to AHRI 1210 and introduction to ASHRAE 222, and method of test for Electrical Power Drive Systems, followed by a case study demonstrating energy savings.
The full schedule is available here.
The Air-Conditioning, Heating, and Refrigeration Institute (AHRI) is the trade association representing manufacturers of air conditioning, heating, commercial refrigeration, and water heating equipment. An internationally recognized advocate for the industry, AHRI develops standards for and certifies the performance of many of these products. AHRI's 300+ member companies manufacture quality, efficient, and innovative residential and commercial air conditioning, space heating, water heating, and commercial refrigeration equipment and components for sale in North America and around the world.