Inappropriate air distribution, poor temperature and humidity control, and negative pressurization in the pressroom were adversely impacting printing operations in the Tribune's 700,000-square-foot printing plant. An HVAC system upgrade engineered by G/BA eliminated these problems and saved a significant amount of energy.
|1991 Society-Level Technology Award, ASHRAE (second place)|
|1990 Energy Innovation Award, United States Department of Energy|
|1990 Energy Awards Program, Illinois Department of Energy and Natural Resources|
|1990 Technology Award, ASHRAE Region VI (first place)|
|1989 Excellence in Engineering Award, ASHRAE Illinois Chapter|