Manitoba Hydro Office Building CSA Presentation
Additional information on
radiant system including a photo gallery of other
part I -
part II -
here, Controlling the Relative
part III -
Heating and Cooling Comfort
part IV - click here, Radiant Cooling Video Clips
part V - click here, Featured Project, Manitoba Hydro Office Building
part VI -
TED Talks, TransSolar Outdoor Comfort and Radiant Cooling
So you think this radiant cooling stuff is
Check out this graphic from R. W.
Shoemaker, Radiant Heating, New York: McGraw-Hill, 1948.
Note the non-electric heat/cool weather compensated controls
for maintaining fluid temperatures. Yes, that would be well
over 60 years ago!
Did you find the primary/secondary
connections for the cooling system just to the right of the
circulator? The manual summer-winter valves and cooling
bypass would have been alternated to engage the flow either
through the boiler or source of cooled water.