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ASHRAE and UN Environment Programme Launch Three-Year Workplan

ATLANTA (April 15, 2021) – ASHRAE and the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) announced the launch of its 2021-23 workplan. The workplan’s theme is “Refrigeration Management for Developing Economies” and was signed by Charles E. Gulledge III, P.E., 2020-21 ASHRAE President ...

ASHRAE Global Training Center Offers Healthcare Design and Data Center Training

ATLANTA (April 7, 2021) – The ASHRAE Global Training Center will offer two courses to address the rapidly evolving needs of healthcare facilities and data centers.“Today’s data center environments and healthcare facilities are faced with ever-increasing challenges, including the protectio...

ASHRAE Epidemic Task Force Releases Updated Airborne Transmission Guidance

ATLANTA (April 5, 2021) – The ASHRAE Epidemic Task Force released an updated, unequivocal statement on the airborne transmission of SARS-CoV-2 in buildings.ASHRAE has released the following statement:“Airborne transmission of SARS-CoV-2 is significant and should be controlled. Changes to bu...

ASHRAE and ICC Release 2018 IgCC User’s Manual

ATLANTA (March 30, 2021) – ASHRAE and the International Code Council (ICC) have announced the release of the 2018 International Green Construction Code® (IgCC®) User’s Manual. The User’s Manual is a joint initiative of the ICC and ASHRAE.The User’s Manual was developed to provide an u...

ASHRAE and IAPMO To Co-Publish Water Efficiency Document

ATLANTA (March 18, 2021) – ASHRAE and the International Association of Plumbing and Mechanical Officials (IAMPO) announced an agreement to co-publish a document to address water efficiency in buildings.The comprehensive document will combine ASHRAE 191P,  Standard for the Efficient Use o...

ASHRAE 2021 Annual Conference To Be Held Virtually

ATLANTA (February 16, 2021) – ASHRAE announced that its 2021 Annual Conference, scheduled to be held in Phoenix, will now take place virtually.Designed to provide the latest insights from industry leading expert in the built environment, the 2021 ASHRAE Virtual Annual Conference wil...

ASHRAE Wraps Up Successful Virtual Winter Conference

ATLANTA (February 15, 2021) – The 2021 ASHRAE Virtual Winter Conference concluded with more than 1,800 people in attendance over three and a half days and presentations from industry thought leaders from around the world.The conference which ran from February 9-12, featured 59 live ...

ASHRAE’s Virtual Winter Conference Offer Robust Technical Program

ATLANTA (January 15, 2021) – A full technical program, featuring more than 120 sessions will be presented at the 2021 ASHRAE Virtual Winter Conference, running from February 9-12. The technical program includes 8 tracks compromised of 40 live sessions (most with live Q&A) a...

ASHRAE Epidemic Task Force Releases Core Recommendations for Reducing Airborne Infectious Aerosol Ex

ATLANTA (January 14, 2021) – The ASHRAE Epidemic Task Force has released new guidance to address control of airborne infectious aerosol exposure and recommendations for communities of faith buildings. An infectious aerosol is a suspension in air of fine particles or droplets containing p...

ASHRAE Learning Institute Opens Registration for Spring Online Courses

ATLANTA (January 8, 2021) – ASHRAE Learning Institute announced that registration is open for its 2021 Spring online instructor-led course series. The 16 online offerings, including eight new courses, run from January through June.A new course, “Reopening Commercial Buildings: Evaluati...

NEW PERU CHAPTER

Congratulations to our new Region XII chapter. Join us today....

2021 ASHRAE VIRTUAL WINTER CONFERENCE REGISTRATION IS OPEN

ATLANTA (December 1, 2020) – Registration is now open for the 2021 ASHRAE Virtual Winter Conference, February 9-11, 2021. The convenient online format of the conference will allow for global participation with a group of the world’s leading presenters delivering timely and useful indus...

NEW ALTERNATIVE CARE SITE GUIDEBOOK AVAILABLE TO HELP RESPOND TO THE RISING NEED FOR HOSPITAL BEDS D

New Alternative Care Site Guidebook Available to Help Respond to the Rising Need for Hospital Beds due to COVID-19Guidebook Developed by a Joint Task Force Established by the ASHRAE Epidemic Task Force and the U.S. Army Corps of EngineersATLANTA (November 20, 2020) – As many communities are s...

ASHRAE Announces 2021 AHR Expo Has Been Cancelled

ATLANTA (October 15, 2020) – ASHRAE has announced that the 2021 AHR Expo originally scheduled to be held January 25-27, 2021 at McCormick Place in Chicago, IL has been cancelled. ASHRAE worked alongside AHRI and Show Management to explore every possibility that could lead to hosting...