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ASHRAE 55, patient rooms, and metabolic rates

Healthcare-v4 EQc5: Thermal comfort
posted by Jim Nicolow on Aug 6, 2021, 10:17 pm

Our HVAC engineer indicated that ASHRAE 55 cannot be met on a healthcare project because it is not applicable for metabolic rates below 1.0.  Isolation room and ICU patients could be sleeping...

Confirmation that the ASHRAE 55 Standard version is 2010

Healthcare-v4 EQc5: Thermal comfort
posted by cristina algaze beato on Dec 12, 2018, 3:57 pm

I have not found any addenda or erratas that updates the Reference Standard ASHRAE 55-2010 for this Credit to its most current version. The mechanical engineer of the project is interested in...

Last reply: Dave Hubka, Dec 14, 2018, 1:56 pm