Author: Beth Sandlin

University of South Florida Chemistry Building

Carolina Heat Pipe was asked to help solve the problem of high humidity in the Chemistry Building at the University of South Florida.  High humidity is a constant challenge in the Tampa. Fortunately, CHP was well versed in providing solutions in this situation.    The smart solution provided by the experienced engineers at Carolina Heat Pipe was the installation of a non-controllable ST Mach 1 TRAHP™ Thermosyphon Run…
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University of South Florida Campus Library

Carolina Heat Pipe worked with Tampa Bay Trane to replace two air handlers with new energy efficient units for the main campus library.  CHP installed their 2-Row ST Mach 1 TRAHP™ thermosyphon run around heat pipe into each Trane Climate Changer Air handler.  The systems were custom designed to provide controllable energy efficient dehumidification for…
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Eurand Pharmaceuticals

Carolina Heat Pipe provided heat recovery in an expansion of the production facility for Eurand Pharmaceutical Research and Development Lab located in Dayton Ohio.   The smart solution provided by the experienced engineers at Carolina Heat Pipe was the installation of SS HR TRAHP™ Split System Heat Recovery Thermosyphon Run Around Heat Pipe system. The 10,000 CFM system included two sections of 4-Row coils, one in the supply air stream…
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9805 Katy Freeway Houston Texas

Carolina Heat Pipe provided energy efficient dehumidification for a high-rise commercial building located in Houston Texas.  This project required a 29,000 CFM 100% outside air handler.    The smart solution provided by the experienced engineers at Carolina Heat Pipe was the installation of a non-controllable ST Mach 1 TRAHP™ Thermosyphon Run Around Heat Pipe system. The Thermosyphon Run Around Heat Pipe process is a passive process that does not require a…
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Marine Corps Recruit Depot

Carolina Heat Pipe provided energy efficient dehumidification for a Marine Corps Recruit Depot located at Parris Island South Carolina.  This building required proper dehumidification which is especially important in the South Carolina high humidity coastal climate.  A key consideration when designing this solution was the need for improved HVAC performance.  This building required proper dehumidification which is especially important in the South Carolina high humidity…
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Charleston Southern University Dorms

At Charleston Southern University, Carolina Heat Pipe provided energy efficient dehumidification for two separate building additions. These dormitories required proper dehumidification which is especially important in Charleston South Carolina’s high humidity coastal climate.   The smart solution provided by the experienced engineers at Carolina Heat Pipe was the installation of a 4-Row ST Mach 1 TRAHP™ Thermosyphon Run Around Heat Pipe system in three separate air handlers. The…
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Wellstar Vinings

Carolina Heat Pipe incorporated a controllable Thermosyphon Run Around Heat Pipe system (TRAHP™) within 2 rooftop air handler units to provide energy efficient dehumidification. In this medical application, for Well Star Health System Vinings Health Park, located in Smyrna Georgia, CHP modified two units: a 12,000 CFM split system DX outdoor unit and a 15,900 CFM split system DX outdoor unit. Each received a 2-Row ST Mach 1 TRAHP™, which is fully modulating and controllable.

Project: HGRH at Buford High School

Here is a recent project by Carolina Heat Pipe working with an OEM to field install a hot gas reheat solution. We worked with Trane on this project to correct high humidity problems in the new construction Athletic Facility at Buford High School in the roof top units. This project moved fast, a 6 week…
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