BSRIA publishes its new Illustrated Guide to Mechanical Building Services
Available from 23rd April it provides basic reference information on mechanical building services systems for construction clients and professionals in other areas of the construction industry.
This guide covers the key areas of heating, ventilation, air conditioning and controls and
In the new edition, information has been added on:
- low-carbon heat sources
- MVHR systems
- commissioning, handover and project evaluation.
For construction clients, the guide provides a simple insight into the main system options discussed during the briefing process. It can also help clients to identify and raise technical questions which they feel are relevant to their organisation’s specific needs.
For construction professionals, the guide provides a quick reference to building services systems and can assist their working knowledge of the subject. For those new to the industry and non-experts, this guide provides a valuable introduction to the basics of building services systems.
To ensure the guide is simple and quick to use, a brief overview of each system is provided, followed by a list of key points. Photographs and simple drawings are used to help explain the appearance and operation of each system.
The Illustrated Guide to Mechanical Building Services can be purchased alone or with our other Illustrated Guides and is also available as a licenced version in Microsoft Word format.