Events

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4th October 2018
  • Steam Systems – Design and Commissioning

    4th October 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
    Room IT3, Berkeley Centre, Building #9 - Cork Institute of Technology, - Bishopstown Campus - T12 P928 - Ireland

    For details, link here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/steam-systems-design-and-commissioning-tickets-50500510386

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24th October 2018
  • Breakfast Briefing on Air Quality

    24th October 2018 @ 8:00 am - 11:00 am
    Engineers Ireland, 22 Clyde Rd, Dublin 4, Ireland

    Breakfast Briefing on Air Quality

    Date: 0815 hrs (8.15 am), Wednesday, 24 October 2018

    Venue: Engineers Ireland, 22 Clyde Road, Ballsbridge, Dublin 4

    http://www.engineersireland.ie/groups/divisions/energy-environment/events/breakfast-briefing-on-air-quality.aspx

    Summary
    Air quality has a significant impact on our health and wellbeing. There have been several research studies carried out in Air Quality. This session will provide an overview of research work being carried in Ireland and policy measures being developed by Department of Communications, Climate Action and Environment and Department of Transport, Tourism and Sport to improve air quality.

    Agenda

    8.20 am - Opening Chairman: Assistant Professor John Gallagher, Trinity College Dublin/ ASHRAE

    8.30 am - An overview of the development of the national clean air strategy by Michael Young, Department of Communications, Climate Action and Environment

    9.00 am - The Impact of Transport on Air Quality by Dr Faye Carroll, Department of Transport, Tourism and Sport

    9.30 am - The impact of solid fuel on outdoor air quality by Dr Jurgita Ovadnevaite, NUI Galway

    10.00 am - The impact of energy efficient renovation on Indoor Air Quality by Dr. Marie Coggins NUI Galway

    10.30 am - Open Forum with panel Q&A

    11.00 am - Close

    This briefing is joint event organised by both Engineers Ireland and the ASHRAE Ireland Chapter.

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8th November 2018
  • Air Filtration and HVAC Requirements in Life Science and Hospital Applications

    8th November 2018 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
    Engineers Ireland, 22 Clyde Rd, Dublin 4, Ireland

    Air Filtration and HVAC Requirements in Life Science and Hospital Applications

    Date: 1830-2000 hrs, Thursday, November 8th, 2018.

    Venue: Engineers Ireland, 22 Clyde Road, Dublin 4.

    Talk 1: HVAC Air Filtration Concepts in Life Science GMP Applications

    Conor Murray, Principal 3dimension Cleanrooms and Chairman, Irish Cleanroom Society

    This talk will discuss the key principles in clean airflow management and types of HVAC designs as part of an overall contamination control strategy, all with an emphasis on existing Life Science GMP cleanroom facilities in Ireland. Conor will also give an update on the revision of IS TC209 14644-4 Design, Construction and Start-up of Cleanrooms and EU GMP Annex 1.

    Talk 2: AHU Plant and HVAC requirements in High Risk Hospital Applications

    Brendan Redington, HSE Estates Manager Quality & Standards

    This talk will examine the technical specifications for AHU plant, including pre-filtration and controls for high risk hospital infection control applications. Brendan will also give an update on the progress of ISO DIS 14644-16 dealing with Energy Management and WG18 Ventilation Requirements in high risk areas of CEN TC156 (Indoor Air Quality)

    This event organised by the ASHRAE Ireland Chapter and the Irish Cleanroom Society

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3rd December 2018
  • Best Practice in Design and Integration of Ground Source Heat Pumps in Buildings

    3rd December 2018 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
    Engineers Ireland, 22 Clyde Rd, Dublin 4, Ireland

    Best Practice in Design and Integration of Ground Source Heat Pumps in Buildings

    Date: 1830 hrs, Monday, December 3rd, 2018.

    Venue: Engineers Ireland, 22 Clyde Road, Dublin 4.

    Talk 1: Design and Implementation of Ground Source Collectors for Heat Pumps

    Ric Pasquali, GerServ Ltd and Geothermal Association of Ireland

    The presentation will review the best practice in the design and completion of ground source heat pump collectors.

    Talk 2: Integration and Commissioning of Ground Source Heat Pumps in Buildings

    James Byrne, Remote HVAC Ltd and Geothermal Association of Ireland

    The presentation will present examples of integration of ground source heat pumps in buildings in the context of Irish ground and climatic conditions. It will also address heat pump selection and the application of control systems.

    This event organised by the ASHRAE Ireland Chapter and the Geothermal Association of Ireland

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