The American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air-Conditioning Engineers (ASHRAE) has released a new guideline that outlines tasks for successfully implementing the commissioning process for HVAC systems and assemblies. ASHRAE Guideline 1.1, HVAC&R Technical Requirements for the Commissioning Process, describes the technical requirements for the application of the commissioning process described in ASHRAE Guideline 0-2005 that will verify HVAC systems achieve the owner’s project requirements. Visit www.ashrae.org/bookstore for more information.
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