5.3003.31 Cooling Tower—Mid and High Rise

Topic: 
Forced Air
Subtopic: 
System Assessment and Maintenance
Desired Outcome: 
Cooling tower evaluated and maintained as needed
TitleSpecification(s)Objective(s)
5.3003.31a
Submetering

Submeters will be installed on the supply and bleed lines of the cooling tower

Submeters installed on the bleed line will be suitable to deal with solids

Ensure efficient system operation

Reduce water consumption

5.3003.31b
Water treatment

Cooling tower water will be treated to prevent buildup of scale and algae

Ensure system durability

Ensure system operates efficiently