The Stack Effect

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Have you ever walked into the lobby of a high rise during the winter to find it surprisingly cold? That’s the stack effect in play. When the air inside a building is warmer and less dense than the outdoor air, the warmer air rises to the top of the building. The top floors become positively pressurized while the bottom floors … Read More

Supply Air Temperature Reset Strategy

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One of the most effective strategies to employ in any energy savings program is to provide only the necessary amount of cooling or heating to each space (or zone). One strategy that allows a building operator to “tailor” the capacity to the zone needs is to utilize a supply air temperature reset strategy.

CNBC Explores Hackers’ Next Target: Facility Control Systems

Andrea LaMontAutomation & Control Solutions, News, SecurityLeave a Comment

Fred Gordy, technology evangelist of our Enterprise Intelligence Group, joined Cylance’s Michael Schell and independent cybersecurity researchers Billy Rios and Terry McCorkle to discuss the threat of cyberattack through facility control systems.   Check out the full article: Hacker’s next target? Maybe your facility’s control systems.  

Commercial and Industrial Plumbing in Atlanta

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Backed by over 35 years of experience working with mechanical systems, McKenney’s delivers responsive, innovative, value-added plumbing services that exceed expectations. Our licensed plumbing experts are factory trained to work on equipment from all major manufacturers and are available when you need us most.

Welcome to the McKenney’s Blog!

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McKenney’s is the Southeast’s most trusted name in facility construction, operation and maintenance. For more than six decades, our proven approach has ensured high-quality, energy efficient solutions at every stage of a building—Design, Build, Manage and Maintain. Part of being an industry expert is sharing information, innovations and lessons learned with customers and the entire construction industry.  Check back regularly … Read More