Montgomery County

Animal Resource Center

Project Overview

This Retro-Commissioning study focused on identifying opportunities for optimization of existing systems relative to energy efficiency while maintaining appropriate operational conditions in the facility. As part of this study, the Operational improvements were investigated to the Hot Water and Chilled Water Plant and the Operational improvements to Air Handling and Exhaust Systems.

Thought Content

Planning for the New Normal
Plumbing Systems Re-Occupancy and Ongoing Operations

Your building may have been shut down these past many months due to WFH/COVID. Minimal use of your building’s water systems creates stagnant water in your plumbing system piping and equipment, which promotes the growth of Legionella and/or other biofilm-associated bacteria. This places your building occupants at risk when re-occupancy occurs. Now is the time to develop and implement a safe and effective Water Management Plan to protect your building occupants, maximizing their health and safety upon re-occupancy.

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