eQuest Workshop 2011


Intermediate – Advanced eQuest Workshop: Whole Building Analysis using eQUEST

May 18th: 10am – 5pm; May 19-20th : 8am – 5pm

Nationwide and Ohio Farm Bureau 4-H Center; Ohio State University Campus;
Building 191, 2201 Fred Taylor Drive, Columbus, Ohio 43210

Engineers, note that PDU credits are offered for the three-day program (partial credits are not available)

Topics covered included:
Wizard versus Detailed Interface, Strategies and Issues
Detailed Interface Basics: create, copy, rename, delete components, user defaults & linked components
Detailed Interface Essentials: Opaque Constructions, Schedules (including priorities among HVAC related schedules), Glass Types, Geometry, Shading, Parameters, Expressions, Parametric Processing
Additional LEED Analysis issues using eQUEST
DOE-2 simulation methodology basics
Utility Tariffs, Meters
Life-Cycle Costing in eQUEST
Quality Control Procedures and eQUEST/DOE-2.2 Results Reporting, Hourly Reports
Modeling Air-side and Water-Side HVAC
HVAC Sizing Issues (air-side and water-side, design days)
OA and Exhaust, Demand Control Ventilation
Ground Source Heat Pumps
Heat Recovery
Approximations to:
Displacement Ventilation
Dedicated OA Systems
Chilled Beams
Variable Flow Refrigerant Systems
Plant Equipment Control and Load Management
Equipment Performance Curves

Instructor: Marlin S. Addison
, Principal, M.S. Addison & Associates, Tempe, Arizona, and Clinical Assistant Professor, College of Design, Arizona State University. Mr. Addison is a nationally recognized expert in building energy analysis and eQuest.

Lunch included (please email any dietary preference to meera@cgbf.org)