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HVAC 360 is a podcast that covers the heating, ventilating, and air conditioning industry through the entire life cycle of a building. From building commissioning, engineering, and design, to construction, and of course operations and maintenance, I talk with and about the news, people, and products that are affecting our lives at a rapidly growing pace. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

HVAC 360 is a podcast that covers the heating, ventilating, and air conditioning industry through the entire life cycle of a building. From building commissioning, engineering, and design, to construction, and of course operations and maintenance, I talk with and about the news, people, and products that are affecting our lives at a rapidly growing pace. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

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United States

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HVAC 360 is a podcast that covers the heating, ventilating, and air conditioning industry through the entire life cycle of a building. From building commissioning, engineering, and design, to construction, and of course operations and maintenance, I talk with and about the news, people, and products that are affecting our lives at a rapidly growing pace. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Language:

English


Episodes

165 - COVID-19 Facility Changes and Going back to School with Raj Setty

8/26/2020
It’s time for back-to-school so this week I am talking with Mr. Raj Setty, Principal at SETTY a firm offering high quality Mechanical, Electrical, Plumbing, Fire Protection, Commissioning and Energy Services. We talk about what schools can do to increase the safety of students, but the common sense that we touch on goes beyond schools and can be applied to just about any building type. I think that you’ll like his approach and recommendations. And as much a we talk about things changing...

Duration:00:31:30

164 - Careers - HVAC Technicians and Installers with Dr. Thomas Moorman from Perfect Technician Academy

6/19/2020
This week, with June being the end of school and all, I thought I would dive into some more career choices for listeners and talk with the School Director from the Perfect Technician Academy, Dr. Thomas Moorman about what it takes to become a HVAC Technician or Installer. You know, he brings up a lot of good points in this interview, specifically the need for skilled trades, that they are careers that you can be proud of, and I love his comparison between the trade route versus the college...

Duration:00:38:35

163 - COVID-19 Thoughts and Resources - Getting Back Into Buildings

6/4/2020
This week I thought I would share my thoughts and some resources about this COVID-19 business. But first I feel this needs some sort of disclaimer: I am not a COVID-19 expert, just like most people on the internet, I am just sharing my opinion and some research that I have done, so don’t think that what I am saying as definitive. Use this to start conversations and search out subject matter experts for your specific questions on a go forward basis. Having said that the topics that we will be...

Duration:00:36:20

162 - Session Summary - Approaching Building Upgrades for Education

4/29/2020
This week I’m again dishing out some highlights from a session that I attended at the ASHRAE conference in the beginning of February. This one what about how to evaluate systems that were to be retrofitted into existing buildings. The benefit of this session gave was two-fold, one being some lessons learned from retrofits and the other was what was the thought process like for how engineers determined what were the best systems to put into these buildings. Please consider sharing this...

Duration:00:23:06

161 - Session Summary - Improve IAQ by Avoiding Common Mistakes

4/22/2020
This week I’m dishing out some highlights from a session that I attended at the ASHRAE conference in the beginning of February, ahh conferences, remember those?. Anyway, this session was on improving IAQ by avoiding common mistakes. What I liked about how the session was set up was that it was from three different perspectives: Architects, Engineers, and Contractors. I’ll give a shout out to the speakers Fiona Aldous, Norm Nelson (no relation), and George Dubose, they where great and if you...

Duration:00:22:28

160 - Achieving Operational Excellence with ASHRAE President Darryl Boyce

4/15/2020
This week we talk with Darryl Boyce who is the current ASHRAE President for 2019-2020. We discuss what got him into engineering and dig into some of the details about his presidential theme: "Building for People and Performance. Achieving Operational Excellence. We finish our conversation by talking about the new ASHRAE HQ, and by new I mean location not the building. Just listen! Please consider sharing this episode or another one of your favorites. Show notes can be found at...

Duration:00:35:07

159 - Exploring Choose.Danfoss.com

4/8/2020
In this episode we talk with Brian Dail, Application Engineer for Danfoss. We are going to talk about the types of things you can find over at Choose.Danfoss.com and also talk briefly about the new award-winning Microchannel coil from Danfoss. Please consider sharing this episode or another one of your favorites. Show notes can be found at www.hvac360.com/159 . And as always, Enjoy! See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Duration:00:11:29

158 - The Empowering Charli Matthews - CEO of Empowering Brands

4/1/2020
In this episode we talk with Charli Matthews, Founder and CEO of Empowering Brands. She’s a returning guest that I caught up with at the AHR Expo in Orlando after 10 years. She has grown her brand from pumps and equipment to helping Empowering others. Please consider sharing this episode or another one of your favorites. Show notes can be found at www.hvac360.com/158 . And as always, Enjoy! See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Duration:00:41:39

157 - Magnetic Bearing Compressor Technology with Turbocor a product of Danfoss

3/25/2020
In this episode we talk with Eddie Rodriguez, Strategic Marketing Manager / Frank Ford, Director of Product Management for the TurboCor compressors a product of Danfoss. This is the magnetic bearing compressor technology that I find super cool. Please consider sharing this episode or another one of your favorites. Show notes can be found at www.HVAC360.com/157 . And as always, Enjoy! See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Duration:00:34:46

156 - Coil and Equipment Protection with Heresite Protective Coatings

3/18/2020
In this episode we talk with Kayla Oehldrich, Inside sales manager for Heresite Protective Coatings. This may be a topic that you haven’t given much thought to in the past but you should definately get a basic primer in! That’s a little coatings humor in there for you! No charge! Show notes can be found over at www.hvac360.com/156 . Please consider sharing this episode and as always, Enjoy! See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Duration:00:19:47

155 - Net-Zero Buildings using Radiant Systems with REHAU

3/11/2020
In this episode we talk with Max Rohr of REHAU Academy Manager, specifically we are talking about how using radiant systems in buildings could save you on energy costs and provide a more comfortable environment for you occupants. Check out the show notes page at www.hvac360.com/155 . Consider sharing this episode and as always, Enjoy! See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Duration:00:43:50

154 - New Rooftop Platforms for Johnson Controls at the AHR Expo

3/6/2020
In this episode we talk with Matt Schlegel with Johnson Controls about the new commercial rooftop platforms that they are coming out with. These platforms were designed to eliminate the need for adapter curbs for a large number of units in the retrofit market. Show notes can be found at www.hvac360.com/154 . Please consider sharing this episode and above all else, Enjoy! See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Duration:00:29:25

153 - Advanced Occupancy Sensoring with the O3 from Delta Controls at the AHR Expo

3/4/2020
In this episode of HVAC 360 we talk with Shane Murphy of Delta Controls about the new technology that they are displaying at this year's AHR Expo and in particular the "O3". What is the O3? It is an advanced occupancy sensor for spaces. Check out the show notes at www.HVAC360.com/153 , consider sharing the episode and as always, Enjoy! See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Duration:00:23:39

152 - Designing with Propane with Bryan Cordill of PERC at the AHR Expo

2/28/2020
In this episode we talk with Bryan Cordill from the Propane Education and Research Council (PERC) aka Propane.com. Designing with propane may not be on the top of your mind when laying out your system but it should be a consideration. There is a lot to learn in this episode so listen a couple of times! Show notes can be found at www.hvac360.com/152. Please share this episode with others and as always, Enjoy! See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Duration:00:31:00

151 - UV Applications with UV Resources at AHR Expo

2/26/2020
This week we are talking with Dan Jones, the President over at UV Resources on the floor of the AHR Expo in Orlando. We talk about UV applications and the new products that are showing at the show. Show notes for the podcast can be found at www.hvac360.com/151 . Consider sharing this episode and as always Enjoy! See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Duration:00:17:01

150 - Bell and Gossett and the New Little Red School House at the AHR Expo

2/19/2020
This week we are talk with Mike Licastro, Training and Education Manager for HVAC and Commercial Business Systems for Bell & Gossett - a division of Xylem Inc. We talk about some of the new products that Bell & Gossett has at the show but then we dive into the renovations at BG's Little Red School House. This is a venue that I have often heard of and is on my engineering bucket list so listed up. Show notes can be found over at www.hvac360.com/150. Please consider sharing this episode or...

Duration:00:25:10

149 - Pearls of Wisdom from ASHRAE 2020 Winter Meeting in Orlando

2/12/2020
In this episode I share information that I gathered from the ASHRAE 2020 winter meeting in Orlando. Specifically from the Presidential Press Conference and then some highlights from the Keynote put on by Ed Hochuli, former NFL ref and retired lawyer. Make sure you check out the show notes page at www.hvac360.com/149 for more links. Please consider sharing and enjoy! See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Duration:00:17:14

148 - AHR Expo 2020 Show Recap Live

2/5/2020
The week we are broadcasting live from the Podcast Pavilion at the AHR Expo 2020 in Orlando. In this episode I reminisce about the last show that I attended and talk about the differences that I am seeing. All the vendors and AHR Expo staff have been great and I can't wait to get the interviews put out on the streets. This episode is nice and short, consider helping out the podcast by sharing this episode and spreading the word. Enjoy! See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out...

Duration:00:16:42

147 - Inside Modine's Testing Facilities

1/29/2020
In this week's episode we talk with Dennis Mueller, Engineering Manager for HVAC System in North America and Mike Clement, Test Engineering Supervisor with Modine Manufacturing about Modine's Testing Facilities. Engineering high quality products is not an accident, nor do they make it to market directly from the engineers drafting boards (ok, computer screens). They have to be tested in real world conditions while under a microscope. Take a peak into this rarely seen world, you might just...

Duration:00:39:10

146 - Basics in Brief - Fan Types

1/22/2020
This week I bring back the basics of fans, this is a short-ish episode that provides some good groundwork for those needing to know more. I you like the episode consider passing it along. Enjoy. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Duration:00:22:32