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William Plaza, Brooklyn, NY

As part of NYCHA Permanent Affordability Commitment Together (PACT) and a $90 million improvement plan, eFlow-Constant Airflow Regulators  were installed at William Plaza affordable housing buildings in Brooklyn, NY. eFlow-CAR 3” at 25 CFM were installed in every apartment exhaust to automatically balance airflow, improve indoor air quality, and promote energy savings. In 2018, The New York City Housing Authority (NYCHA) announced the Permanent Affordability Commitment Together (PACT) program to secure massive repairs and stable funding for the  long-neglected public housing...

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201 East 79th street, New York, NY

As part of a $24 million renovation, eFlow worked directly with CM & Associates Construction Management Company to design and manufacture custom eFlow-Constant Airflow Regulator assemblies for 201 East 79th street building in NYC. Installation of eFlow-CARs for this project was specified by The Dagher Engineering consulting firm. eFlow-CAR assemblies were designed for kitchen and bathroom exhaust, as well as two types of fan coil units. Our product specialists conducted numerous site visits to ensure ideal design and proper installation...

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440 Berry Street, Brooklyn, NY

440 Berry Street is a New York City Housing Authority (NYCHA) owned building located in the Williamsburg neighborhood in Brooklyn, NY. This building recently underwent ventilation upgrades and installed eFlow-Constant Airflow Regulators (CARs) for automatically balanced airflow, high indoor air quality and energy savings. Originally build in 1995, 440 Berry Street features 6 stories and 66 apartment units. Installation of eFlow-CARs was undertaken by etc Companies, LLC    About eFlow-CAR eFlow-Constant Airflow Regulator (CAR) is a low-cost solution for balancing ventilation systems, eliminating the need for on-site...

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Brookfield Place at 250 Vesey Street, NYC

Years of low ventilation exhaust rates and poor indoor air quality at Brookfield Place were resolved with the installation of eFlow-Constant Airflow Regulators after many previously failed attempts at resolving ventilation issues in this high occupancy professional building. The installation of eFlow-Constant Airflow Regulators was economical, efficient and an easy solution that achieved outstanding outcomes. About Brookfield Place Brookfield Place is an office-building and shopping center complex located across West Street from the World Trade Center in the Battery Park City...

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Verona Senior Citizens Apartments, Verona, NJ

The Verona Senior Citizens Apartments installed eFlow-Constant Airflow Regulators in order to automatically balance the building's ventilation system, promote High Indoor Quality (IAQ) and achieve energy savings. Due to tight existing conditions, eFlow’s smallest CAR 3” (10-30 CFM adjustable ) was chosen as the ideal solution for this application.  The Verona Senior Citizens Apartments is an affordable six story building serving eligible elderly applicants 62 years of age or older and disabled individuals and their families.  The building was originally built...

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New Study: Venting for health by SWA and NCHH

A 2011 study, "Improving Central Exhaust Systems for Multifamily Buildings", concluded that sealing ventilation shafts and installing Constant Airflow Regulators at each exhaust vent can improve ventilation across the building. The  study did not however, examine the impact on Indoor Air Quality. Now a new study, supported by a grant from the United States Department of Housing and Urban Development, investigated the impact of various ventilation upgrades such as the installation of Constant Airflow Regulators on indoor air quality (IAQ). Venting for...

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Holiday Inn Hotel, Breinigsville, PA

Hotels nationwide spend millions of dollars covering up unpleasant odors, trouble-shooting and balancing ventilation systems.  Installing eFlow-Constant Airflow Regulator (CAR) is the solution! Holiday Inn I 78 Lehigh Valley hotel located at 7736 Adrienne Dr., Breinigsville, PA is yet another hotel to install eFlow-Constant Airflow Regulators (CARs) in every guest room. The goal was to provide automatically balanced and regulated airflow  in each guest room at the recommended rate of 50 CFM, ensure healthy indoor air quality for guests, control stack effect, and realize...

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Kips Bay Court Complex, 520 Second Avenue, NYC

In compliance with the recommendations of Steven Winters Associates, Inc, the building energy consulting experts, Kips Bay Court 8 building complex installs eFlow-Constant Airflow Regulators (CARs) in every apartment.  About Kips Bay Court This 8 building complex dramatically transformed the East Midtown South neighborhood in the late 1960s and early 1970s. Originally known as Henry Phipps Plaza West, it was designed by Frost Associates and completed in 1976 . The 8-building group, which ranges in height from 12 to 27 stories, was...

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Westin Las Vegas Hotel & Spa, 160 E. Flamingo Road, Las Vegas, NV

The 826-room Westin Las Vegas Hotel & Spa, at 160 E. Flamingo Road, recently completed a major renovation project that included making the hotel a non smoking facility. In keeping with the hospitality sector’s focus on improving indoor air quality, custom 6”x4” eFlow- CAR assemblies set to 30 CFM were installed in every guest room. About eFlow-CAR eFlow-Constant Airflow Regulator (CAR) is a low-cost solution for balancing ventilation systems, eliminating the need for on-site balancing and ongoing maintenance. The Constant Airflow Regulator’s control of...

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eFlow-Constant Airflow Regulators Case Study yields impressive results!

eFlow-Constant Airflow Regulators were installed in two buildings located at 265 and 275 Cherry Street , NYC . A Case study conducted by En-Power Group concluded that ventilation system upgrades, including the installation of 1,350 eFlow-Constant Airflow Regulators (CARs) in 490 units, not only  improved Indoor Air Quality (IAQ) but also increased resident comfort and resulted in energy savings. Highlights and issues resolved with the installation of eFlow Constant Airflow Regulators included: *Overall improved Indoor Air quality in the building *Elimination of spreading...

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