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16Aug 2018
Hybrid Ventilation

Natural Ventilation is the best way to lower temperatures 10°, 20°, or even 30°  below existing conditions. The downside is, it can only decrease temperatures to outdoor ambient conditions, not below. Powered ventilation, like air conditioning, can help lower temperatures below ambient, but it would be incredibly expensive to utilize in a large factory; even

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09Aug 2018
commercial ventilation jalousie window

The success of natural ventilation in commercial buildings has a lot to do with the building’s design. Architects must integrate commercial ventilation solutions into the building at the design stage to ensure effectiveness. Retrofitted ventilation is possible but is never as effective. Additionally, even small modifications to a building can disrupt the efficiency of natural

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30Jul 2018
moffitt west expansion 2

In late June, Moffitt West officially began work on its new building addition. The Moffitt West expansion increases the total space at the Denison, TX plant almost 70%. It adds room for additional staff, increased production, and improved shipping and warehousing.

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16Jul 2018
moffittvent small

Industrial Make-Up Air Units and How They Work Make-up air units (MAU) adjust air temperature and humidity in a building. Instead of recycling or recirculating the stagnating air already in the building, make-up air units bring in fresh air from the outside. This fresh air contributes to a better working environment. MAU units come in

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19Jun 2018

Jalousie windows, sometimes called awning windows, are composed of glass or acrylic panels set parallel in a frame. They are similar to window blinds. Unlike window blinds, however, jalousie blades bring fresh air into a building instead of light. As modern commercial buildings embrace natural ventilation jalousie windows are becoming more and more popular.

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12Jun 2018

A modern ventilation system can prevent condensation from forming on stored steel coils. Not just cleaning or drying the moisture, but preventing condensation in the steel coil storage area all together. Utilizing three different ventilation methods; natural ventilation, Pressure Gravity, and heated destratification, the building’s conditions are made perfect.. The right ventilation system creates an environmental

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05Jun 2018
rooftop firelight units

A building fire is a terrifying situation and completely disorienting for anyone involved. Of course it’s also incredibly dangerous. However, did you know the leading cause of death in a majority of building fires is not the fire itself, or structural collapse and accompanying debris, but rather suffocation? Fire thrives off of oxygen and greedily

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29May 2018

Proper natural ventilation design is a crucial component for ensuring a healthy building environment. Not only does a natural ventilation system lower temperatures and make floor personnel more comfortable, it can also reduce humidity throughout a building.

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03May 2018

Providing a comfortable work environment is one of the most important concerns for every business. People don’t perform at their best if they are in an uncomfortable building, leading to a drain on company morale. That is why more and more architects and engineers are consider the natural roof ventilator for their commercial buildings.

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21Mar 2018
Coltlite louvered windows

When it comes to a fire, anywhere between 50-80 percent of deaths caused by smoke inhalation-related injuries. This is due to a combination of thermal damage, poisoning, and pulmonary irritation and swelling.  To counteract the potential of smoke exposure, Moffitt Corporation has a selection of Natural Smoke control vents for your school or university building.

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