Explaining Aerosol Hold Time Calculation
Company:
Retrotec
Overview:

Describes the hold time calculations implemented for Aerosols, and expresses the need...

Weatherizers without Borders
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Weatherization: a model for Housing & Sustainability public policy in Latin...

HVAC Contractors: Survive and prosper in hard times
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How IECC 2009/2012 standards for minimum leakage in ducts can help HVAC contractors...

Building Official's Guide to Blower Door Testing
Company:
Retrotec
Overview:

Why we test the building envelope with a Blower Door.

Large Building Air Leakage Testing
Company:
Retrotec
Overview:

Although the test is relatively quick to perform, testing large building differs from...

Measuring Smoke and Toxic Gas Pathways in Tall Buildings
Company:
Retrotec
Overview:

The purpose of this paper is to show that holes in fire rated walls are...

Bellingham University Residence Apartment Building Test
Company:
Retrotec
Overview:

Showing a test of Bellingham University Residence Apartment Building.

Clean Agent Enclosure Design for NFPA 2001
Company:
Retrotec
Overview:

From Firewatch! magazine, an article on Clean Agent Enclosure Designs for NFPA...

Building Official's Guide to Duct Testing
Company:
Retrotec
Overview:

Building Official's Guide to Duct Testing that is based on 2009 IECC standards

Airtightness Requirements
Company:
Retrotec Inc.
Overview:

Airtightness Requirements for buildings and ducts

Register Closing Effects on Performance
Company:
Berkeley National Laboratory
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A paper on how register closing increases energy consumption.

Ducts in Conditioned Space
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The advantages of having ducts in conditioned space.

Duct Cleaning
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Some information about whether duct cleaning needs to be performed.

Quality Control Inspector's Handbook
Company:
Heyoka Solutions
Explaining Peak Pressure Prediction using VdS or FSSA
Company:
Retrotec Inc.
Overview:

This document explains the difference of peak pressure prediction using VdS or FSSA in...

FanTestic Integrity 5.6 Highlights
Company:
Retrotec Inc.
Overview:

What is new with FanTestic Integrity 5.6!

LEED ETS Standard
Company:
Retrotec
Overview:

The LEED ETS standard for large buildings and how Retrotec products can test for this...

Large Building Testing Using Retrotec Door-Fans
Company:
Retrotec
Overview:

Applications for Retrotec's High Power Door Fans.

Air leakage testing of large buildings
Company:
N/A
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Document about large building testing standards and things that are needed.

Air Leakage Control in Large Res. Buildings
Company:
RDH Building
Overview:

Development of Testing and Measurement Strategies to Quantify Air Leakage in MURBS

Air Tightness Improvement of US Army Buildings
Company:
Retrotec
Overview:

The paper presents results of airtightness tests on seven barracks and other...

Air Leakage within Multi-Residential Buildings
Company:
Retrotec
Overview:

The primary intent of this work is to provide baseline data and example procedures for...

Controlling Air Leakage in Tall Buildings
Company:
Retrotec
Overview:

Article was published in the ASHRAE Journal in April, 2009 dealing with the...

Energy Efficiency for Multi Res. Building
Company:
Habitat Design
Overview:

A two day design charrette was held August 25th and 26th to explore
alternatives...

Measuring Leakage in High-Rise Buildings
Company:
Retrotec
Overview:

Article on the Home Energy magazine in October 2007.

Air Leakage of Suites in Multi-Unit Res. Buildings
Company:
N/A
Overview:

Control of air leakage in multi‐unit residential buildings is important through the...

Door Fan Systems to measure enclosure leakage for NFPA
Company:
Retrotec
Overview:

Door fan systems selector for the enclosure integrity market.

Clean Agent Enclosure Design for NFPA
Company:
Retrotec
Overview:

Clean Agent fire suppression systems are used in enclosures where a sprinkler system...