Educational Facilities
ASHRAE Technical Committee 9.7

Meetings Information

Orlando Meeting, January 2016

TC 9.7 is sponsoring the following technical session:

Educational Facility Design From an International Perspective

Chair: Dawen Lu, P.E., Member, Lu + Smith ENGINEERS, PLLC, Richmond, VA
The UK and China both have a tremendous amount of existing school buildings stock and demands for new school buildings. While these buildings being upgraded and built, unique challenges and opportunities are presented. Some of them are very applicable to the school building construction in North America.
1. HVAC Design for Educational Buildings in the UK
Frank Mills, Member, Low Carbon Design Consultants, Liverpool, United Kingdom
2. Optimizing Central Energy Plant: a Case Study on a School Project in China
Zhenjie Hu, Tianjin University Research Institute of Architectural Design, Tianjin, China

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