Johnson Controls added fully integrated, factory-built and installed wrap-around heat exchangers (WAHX) to its YORK Solution™ Indoor and Outdoor air-handling units. Integrated WAHX technology offers dehumidification benefits for many HVAC system applications, including schools, hospitals, laboratories, and gymnasiums.
The DoD is supporting FEMA and other health authorities
May 20, 2020
The hospital ship USNS Mercy (T-AH 19) deployed in support of the nation's COVID-19 response efforts, and will serve as a referral hospital for non-COVID-19 patients currently admitted to shore-based hospitals.
In a recent interview with Mission Critical, Michael Regelski, senior vice president and chief technology officer for the Electrical Sector at Eaton, discussed a few of the ways the company is contributing to the fight against COVID-19.
Teams are working behind the scenes on longer-lead time COVID-19 retrofits and conversions for hospitals, hotels and dormitories. Many of these are aimed at increasing the supply of coronavirus-patient intensive care units and airborne infection isolation rooms to protect health-care workers.
Secure, compliant application dramatically reduces donor time at blood centers
April 24, 2020
The global spread of COVID-19 has created a greater need for blood and plasma donations for those who regularly rely on blood products. In addition, convalescent plasma is now being used to develop serums recently approved for clinical trials by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) in preventing the spread of COVID-19.
ASHRAE has created the Epidemic Task Force, comprised of leading experts, to address the relationship between the spread of disease and HVAC in buildings during of the current pandemic and future epidemics.
Aging power control and automation systems can carry risk in terms of downtime of mission critical power systems through reduced availability of replacement components and a lack of knowledge when it comes to replacing existing devices within.
The company and its partners join forces to battle COVID-19
April 14, 2020
Power management company Eaton is using its manufacturing, 3-D printing expertise, and partner network to fulfill a JobsOhio order for rapid production of 360,000 reusable face shields to strengthen the state’s fight against the virus.