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FläktGroup - CPD Seminar Course Information

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Course 1 - Low Carbon Air Handling Units

This presentation reviews the new requirements of the ERP legislation, which becomes law on 1st January 2016, and the requirements of Part L 2013:

  • How to reduce energy consumption associated with Air Handling Units
  • Part L and in European Standards BS EN 1886 and BS EN 13053
  • LCC savings are demonstrated by our Eurovent certified LCC program
  • Discussion is informed by information published by the Carbon Trust
  • Discipline:
  • Mechanical
  • Location:
  • Client Offices
  • Duration:
  • 60 minutes
  • Accreditation:
  • CIBSE Approved
  • CIBSE CPD Accreditation

Course 2 - Smoke Shafts: A Practical Guide

This presentation investigates mechanical smoke extract shafts as a Fire Engineered solution for means of escape and fire fighter access

  • Latest building regulations and guidance
  • Best practice of design and correct acceptance criteria
  • CFD Analysis of building structure - flow of smoke during operation
  • Simplified solution for typical building designs
  • Discipline:
  • Mechanical
  • Location:
  • Client Offices
  • Duration:
  • 60 minutes
  • Accreditation:
  • CIBSE Approved
  • CIBSE CPD Accreditation

Course 3 - Active Chilled Beams & Demand Controlled Ventilation

Active Chilled Beams have been installed in many applications in the UK.

The benefits over fan coils are covered in the following topics:

  • Demand Control Ventilation
  • Static Pressure Control
  • Controlling DCV and Chilled Beams
  • Designing the system
  • Discipline:
  • Mechanical /
    Data Centre
  • Location:
  • Client Offices
  • Duration:
  • 60 minutes
  • Accreditation:
  • CIBSE Approved
  • CIBSE CPD Accreditation

Course 4 - Designing a Smoke Control Car Park System

This presentation investigates all areas of designing a Smoke Control Car Park System:

  • Estimation of the entrainment effect influence on the extract point(s)
  • Back-flow effect caused by poor fan positioning
  • Effect of high inlet velocities
  • Floor to ceiling height influence
  • Discipline:
  • Mechanical
  • Location:
  • Client Offices
  • Duration:
  • 60 minutes
  • Accreditation:
  • CIBSE Approved
  • CIBSE CPD Accreditation

Course 5 - Introduction to Plug Fan Technology

This presentation investigates the benefits of plug fan upgrades. Topics Covered include:

  • Introduction to AHUs
  • Traditional AHU Fan Technology
  • EC Plug Fans Centrifugal
  • Fans Energy Saving
  • Discipline:
  • Mechanical
  • Location:
  • Client Offices
  • Duration:
  • 60 minutes
  • Accreditation:
  • CIBSE Approved
  • CIBSE CPD Accreditation

Course 6 - Effects of Fire within Residential Apartment Blocks

This presentation investigates the study of the effects of fire within residential apartment blocks.

Topics covered include:

  • Natural ventilation using a 1.5 m² smoke shaft
  • Pressurisation system
  • Natural vs Mechanical
  • The effect of adverse wind pressures
  • Discipline:
  • Mechanical
  • Location:
  • Client Offices
  • Duration:
  • 60 minutes
  • Accreditation:
  • CIBSE Approved
  • CIBSE CPD Accreditation

Course 7 - Indirect Evaporative Cooling for High Load Density Areas

This presentation investigates the evolution of free cooling systems to meet current data centre requirements.

Topics covered include:

  • The Application Environment
  • Direct and Indirect Free Cooling
  • System Operation
  • Which (If Any) Refrigerant?
  • Design Features Energy Efficiency
  • Discipline:
  • Mechanical /
    Data Centre
  • Location:
  • Client Offices
  • Duration:
  • 60 minutes
  • Accreditation:
  • CIBSE Approved
  • CIBSE CPD Accreditation

Course 8 - Mission Critical Applications

This presentation investigates designing laboratory and archive store systems. Looking at the application of FlaktGroup Systems to meet current efficiency requirements.

Topics covered include:

  • Vapour Sealing
  • The Air System
  • Fan Design
  • Fresh Air Requirements
  • Discipline:
  • Mechanical
  • Location:
  • Client Offices
  • Duration:
  • 60 minutes
  • Accreditation:
  • CIBSE Approved
  • CIBSE CPD Accreditation

Course 9 - Underfloor Air Conditioning to Office Areas

This presentation investigates the evolution of underfloor air conditioning systems to meet current flexibility requirements.

Topics covered include:

  • Conventional Method Problems
  • The Zone Unit Solution
  • Introduction to Components
  • Heat Rejection Options
  • Installation Considerations
  • System Benefits
  • Discipline:
  • Mechanical
  • Location:
  • Client Offices
  • Duration:
  • 60 minutes
  • Accreditation:
  • CIBSE Approved
  • CIBSE CPD Accreditation