2019 Refrigeration Seminar
The Annual Refrigeration Seminar will once again be held at Grumpy's in Roseville on Tuesday February 12th, 2019.
Cost: $100 for all chapter members, $130 for all nonmembers and student members are FREE! Registration includes a continental breakfast, lunch, chapter business and 4 presentations. 4 PDHs will be issued. The cost of lunch, chapter meeting, and luncheon speaker is only $35 for members, $50 for nonmembers.
8:15-9:15 From a Retailer's Perspective
Speaker: Jon Scanlan, Hy-Vee, Inc.
9:30-10:30 VFDs for Compressor Applications
Speaker: Mulcahy Co.
10:45-11:45 Fan Applications for Refrigeration Systems
Speaker: Lou Moffa, EBM-Papst
11:45-12:00 Lunch and Chapter Business
12:30-1:30 Changing Technologies with Changing Energy Regulations
Speaker: Sajjad Khan, Heatcraft
Reservations: Please sign up and pay on-line by clicking here by February, 7th 2019 if you plan on attending. Checks and cash will also be accepted on site. Please make checks payable to MN ASHRAE.
Rochester Monthly Meeting
PTFE Filter Technology
Date: Tuesday, February 19, 2019
Speaker: Don Largent, AAF Flanders
The largest operational expense in a building is the HVAC system. Critical applications employing HEPA filtration in aseptic filling and compounding facilities, tuberculosis isolation suites, and Life Science and BioSafety applications can be very expensive to operate.The presentation will provide a brief history of HEPA filtration, and highlight Life Sciences and BioSafety applications where HEPA filtration is required by application and Code. The presenter will introduce improved HEPA filtration technologies that improve system integrity and economy. System design and selection software will be demonstrated that will assist the designer in selecting the appropriate high efficiency filtration system for the specific application.
Social: 11:20am - 11:30am
Lunch: 11:30am - 11:50am
Business Meeting: 11:50am - 12:00pm
Presentation: 12:00pm - 12:50pm
For more informaiton and online registration click here.
Sustainable Building Committee Meeting
Michael White from Siemens' Chicago office will visit MN ASHRAE Chapter on February 26, 2019 to present:
- How Building Automation Systems have become targets for cyber threats
- The Fundamentals of identirying cyber threats in Building Automation Systems,
- Challenges of Cyber Secuirty in Building Automation Systems
- Review recommended secuirty measure for protecting Builing Automation Systems
Technical Presentation is from 11:30 to 1:00
This presentation is registered with AIA/CES and Certificates of Completion for non-AIA members are avilable on request.
Notes: Seats are limited so click here to register early. Free brown bag session - bring your own lunch. Parking validation is available for Town Square parking on Minnesota Street.
The 2019 MNASHRAE Education Seminar is scheduled for April 23rd. This year we are partnering with the Minnesota Chapter of ASPE to offer two different tracks. The seminar will be held at the Roseville Radisson Hotel from 10:30am through 4:30pm with a social hour afterward. Registration includes lunch, snacks at break times, drink tickets, and a chance to win prizes during social hour. 4 PDHs will be available.
10:30 Registration Starts
4:30 Social hour/prizes
4 presentations have been finalized. Additional presentations will be updated as confirmations are received.
Alan Niles, WaterFurnace International, ASHRAE DL: Design and economics of commercial ground loop heat pump systems
Patrick Smith, Center for Sustainable Building Research at the U of MN: SB2030 and B3 in Minnesota
Mike Woolsey, Swegon: Energy recovery for passive houses
TBD, Trane: Thermal storage systems.
For more information and registration click here.