Support From AFS to ASHRAE's New Global Headquarters
AFS Flexible Duct Co. Supported ASHRAE’s new global headquarters building Project in the USA.
Founded in 1894, ASHRAE is a global professional society committed to serving humanity, by advancing the arts and sciences of heating, ventilation, air conditioning, refrigeration and their allied fields. ASHRAE is renovating a two-story, 66.700 square-foot building to become a showcase for the latest HVAC&R equipment and state-of-the-art technology in the built environment. AFS, the leading flexible air duct manufacturer in the world and exporter of ventilation products to 78 countries, has supported ASHRAE by providing flexible air ducts for the project.
The technical standards and design criteria developed by ASHRAE, which is one of the rare associations that has an R&D program, are accepted at he highest level all over the World. These standards, which are revised and re-published for certain periods according to changing and developing conditions, are closely followed by mechanical installation engineers and contractors, architects, consultanting engineers, private and public institutions and organizations working in the related field.
AFS CEO, Zeki POYRAZ, stated: ”ASHRAE, which has over 56.000 members, creates standards and technical principles for the HVAC&R industry and provides its members with the technical information they need. Since its establishment, ASHRAE has guided the industry through educational courses, professional development seminars, government affairs and publications on building air conditioning, thermal comfort, indoor air quality, energy efficiency, green buildings standards, and more. The society also provides continuous training and communicaton networks for HVAC&R and building professionals. It is our duty to support such an important organization, which plays a vital role in our sector. In recognition of our support, a meeting room in the new global HQ will be named the “AFS Meeting Room.”