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APTi Kansas City 2015 a Huge Success

The Association for Preservation Technology International’s annual conference, held in Kansas City, MO while the 2015 World Series Champion Royals held their victory parade outside the conference venues! The conference was a huge victory as well, as more than 600 delegates learned much about conservation and about what an architectural … Continue reading APTi Kansas City 2015 a Huge Success

The ASHRAE Energy Guideline for Historical Buildings is Now in its Second Public Review Draft

There are countless heritage buildings that present a significant opportunity for reducing energy use within the worldwide building stock.  However, modern codes and standards are often ill-equipped to accommodate the passive and historic HVAC strategies employed in these buildings.  As a consequence, historic buildings were and are often “modernized” with … Continue reading The ASHRAE Energy Guideline for Historical Buildings is Now in its Second Public Review Draft