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Understanding the Impacts on US and Canadian Case Studies

Summary LEED Version 4 is now the current version of LEED for all new projects. LEED V4 brings many changes for interested district energy systems such as the forced phase-out of CFC’s, the ability to meet prerequisites with district energy alone, and more stringent energy requirements. This...

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RMF Engineering Announces Leadership Transition

Press Release, RMF Engineering Baltimore - RMF Engineering announced today that Kenneth E. Pitz has been named President and CEO of the full-service engineering firm. Pitz will succeed Duane Pinnix , who will remain with the firm as a Principal and member of the Board of Directors. The...


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Constructing a New Utility Tunnel on an Active Medical Campus

Summary Presented at IDEA's Campus Energy Conference Distribution Workshop March 5, 2018. Speakers Ken Balenske, RMF Engineering Inc. Mark Johnson & Darren Morton, Whiting-Turner Contracting Co. #CampusEnergyConference #ConferenceProceeding #2018 #Workshop #ThermalDistribution ...

TD-1.4_Balenske-Johnson-Morton_TDWorkshop2018.pdf


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University of Vermont Central Utility Plant: A Half-Century of Growth, Innovation, and Efficiency

Summary The University of Vermont recently celebrated the expansion of its central chilled water plant. The plant building itself was constructed in 1901 as a theater and became a gymnasium in 1915. It has served as the central heating and cooling plant for 50 years and now houses five steam...

5A.1_Chiarelli_Mahoney_Pelletier.pdf


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Underneath the ivy

This article appears in the Q1 2018 edition of District Energy magazine . Early adopters of district energy, Ivy League schools continue expanding and improving their underground distribution networks. Ivy League colleges and universities are some of the oldest and most renowned in the...


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Georgia Institute of Technology: 10th Street Chiller Addition

Speakers Greg Spiro, Georgia Tech University Vance Nall & Greg Carnathan, RMF Engineers #CampusEnergyConference #2014 #ConferenceProceeding #ConstructionandCommissioning #GeorgiaInstituteofTechnology #Georgia #RMFEngineering #Atlanta

3B.2_Carnathan_ Spiro_ Nall.pdf


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ASME RAM-1: Maintainability of Equipment and Systems in Power Plants for Mission Critical Application at the University of Iowa

Speakers Ben Anderson, University of Iowa Brian Wodka, RMF Engineering #ConferenceProceeding #CampusEnergyConference #2017 #Operations #RMFEngineering #UniversityofIowa #Iowa #RiskMitigation

5A.2_Wodka_ Anderson.pdf


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Wake Forest University Central Steam Plant Upgrades

Speakers Ed Bullington & Mike Draughn, Wake Forest University Greg Carnathan, RMF Engineering #ConferenceProceeding #CampusEnergyConference #2014 #MasterPlanningandSystemDesign #WakeForestUniversity

2C.2_Bullington_ Carnathan_ Draughn.pdf


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New Version of LEED is Out: What Does It Mean for District Energy?

Speakers Tim Griffin, RMF Engineering #ConferenceProceeding #2014 #CampusEnergyConference #MasterPlanningandSystemDesign #LEED #RMFEngineering #USGBC #Sustainability

6C.2_Griffin.pdf


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MIT- Threading a Needle - CUP Expansion and Boiler and Deaerator Upgrade

Summary MIT needed to expand its district energy plant by installing a new 100,000 pound per hour boiler, new 500,000 PPH Deaerator as well as a 5,000 SF addition to house the new equipment. This expansion allowed MIT to deliver a more reliable energy source for the campus of today and...

1A.3_Kinderman, Conklin, Fogg, Smith.pdf