HVAC 101: Chillers and VFDs and BACnet - Oh My!
About this session:
A multipurpose (office & factory) facility recently underwent a major HVAC renovation, including the addition of a central chiller plant and thermal (ice) storage. This renovation will be used as a case study, educating the attendee on how a complete HVAC system operates, energy savings opportunities, along with how BACnet communications contributed to an intelligent and sustainable building.
1. Understand the functionality of major HVAC equipment such as chillers, AHUs, cooling towers and VFDs
2. Learn how BACnet is used to create an intelligent building and provide the owner with usable data
3. Understand the importance of HVAC system data and trend information, and how to use it to identify issues
4. Learn how VFDs play an essential role in energy savings, comfort and control