Indoor air handlers
McQuay International’s Vision Indoor Air Handlers, offer a side-by-side arrangement with energy recovery wheel option and a dual belt-drive plenum fans option.
McQuay International’s Vision Indoor Air Handlers, offer a side-by-side arrangement with energy recovery wheel (ERW) option and a dual belt-drive plenum fans option. These new options provide building owners with the first economical side-by-side energy recovery air handler available in the industry. The side-by-side arrangement with ERW option provides an alternative solution for height restricted energy recovery applications, saving up to 70 in. of height. It offers more configuration flexibility to suit building needs, making it ideal for use in new construction applications with small or restricted access areas. The side-by-side arrangement with ERW is ideal for use in healthcare facilities, laboratories, and schools because it provides a cost-effective and efficient method of recovering exhaust energy and moisture, helping to lower energy costs, improve IAQ, and increase occupant comfort levels. The dual belt-drive plenum fans option provides can be selected to provide 60% to 100% redundancy.
Annual Salary Survey
After almost a decade of uncertainty, the confidence of plant floor managers is soaring. Even with a number of challenges and while implementing new technologies, there is a renewed sense of optimism among plant managers about their business and their future.
The respondents to the 2014 Plant Engineering Salary Survey come from throughout the U.S. and serve a variety of industries, but they are uniform in their optimism about manufacturing. This year’s survey found 79% consider manufacturing a secure career. That’s up from 75% in 2013 and significantly higher than the 63% figure when Plant Engineering first started asking that question a decade ago.