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Upper East Side, 83-unit Luxury Condominium Residence to Include Aldes Products


New York City’s Upper East Side is known for its luxury high rises, stylish boutiques, and upscale restaurants. One of newest additions is The Kent, an elegant 30-story, 83-unit condominium residence just a few blocks from Central Park. Among the amenities are an indoor pool and sauna, fitness center, sound lounge, canine spa, and zoned ventilation with centralized heating and cooling systems that include American Aldes Zone Register Terminals (ZRTs) and Constant Airflow Regulators (CARs).


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Nearly 1,000 Aldes airflow & zone control products to be installed in The Legacy Minneapolis

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Take a drive along the Mississippi River in the Mill District of Minneapolis and you’ll see one of the city’s largest developments underway, The Legacy Minneapolis. The 374-unit condo development borders Gold Medal Park and is spread out over 3 connected sections; a 14-story tower, and 8-story tower and a 17-story tower. The staggered design is intended to visually separate what would have otherwise been one large tower per the original building plans. Inside, American Aldes Zone Register Terminals (ZRT) and Constant Airflow Regulators (CAR) will help maintain energy-efficient, effective airflow throughout the building to each residence.

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5 Effective Ventilation Solutions for Condos & Apartments

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Shared walls, air balancing, energy efficiency, stack effect, changes in local code…engineers face these challenges and more when designing centralized ventilation systems for multi-family dwellings. It’s no easy task to comply with codes and regulations, plus satisfy building owners and developers. American Aldes and our manufacturing representative partners have worked alongside engineers for nearly 35 years designing cost-effective solutions that are easy to integrate into designs, install, and maintain. Here’s a look at five popular solutions from Aldes that’ll help you design ventilation systems for apartments and condominiums without the headache.

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5 Benefits of De-Centralized Ventilation in Schools

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Compare the number of students in a typical classroom to the number of employees in the average office space of the same square footage and you’d find the density in schools is 3 times higher. Bringing in the proper amount of outdoor air and delivering it to each space efficiently can be a challenge. Couple that with the varying uses and activity levels of each classroom and there can leave a high potential to save—or lose—ventilation costs on each classroom. De-centralized ventilation systems, in which each classroom or zone can be managed separately by a light commercial heat or energy recovery ventilator, can have some big benefits. Here are a few worth considering.


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American Aldes and HTS Texas Secure Sale of 173 Commercial ERVs in Prestigious School District

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American Aldes’ and their North Texas representative Heat Transfer Solutions (HTS) of Texas has secured sales of 173 Energy Recovery Ventilators serving four schools in the Frisco Intermediate School District.  Frisco, Texas is located just north of Dallas, and is one of the nation’s fastest growing cities in the United States, coming in fourth with a population growth of 6.3% between 2014 and 2015 according to the U.S. Census Bureau.  

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New expansion at Gaylord Texan Resort adds 300 guest rooms, precise airflow provided by Aldes ZRTs

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American Aldes, through its partnership with HTS Texas, has sold more than 600 Zone Register Terminals to be installed in the Gaylord Texan Resort and Convention Center’s new expansion, Vineyard Tower, scheduled to open in 2018.

Vineyard Tower will add 303 guest rooms and 86,000 square feet of meeting space to the already-sprawling 1,511 guest room resort and convention center. This will make it one of the top three largest non-gaming convention center hotels in the United States.


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New addition to Chicago skyline will use Aldes Zone Register Terminals

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If you enjoy strolling along Lake Shore Drive and East Grand Avenue in Chicago, keep a lookout for a brand-new luxury residence claiming its spot along the skyline near the famous Navy Pier. One Bennett Park, designed by Robert A.M. Stern Architects, will house 69 condos, 279 apartments and will rise 70 stories.  American Aldes, through it's partnership with Air Products Equipment, has sold more than 200 Zone Register Terminals for this project so far.

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Marriott Hotels Save Energy with American Aldes ZRTs

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Marriott is well known among business and leisure travelers for providing an exceptional guest experience. As the world’s largest hotel company, Marriott International, Inc. has nearly 6,000 properties in 120 countries and territories. Engineers designing Marriott hotels understand that poor ventilation, odors, and discomfort can quickly erode the guest experience and have committed to ensuring proper ventilation.

This document gives a high level overview of the pilot project in which American Aldes provided proof of concept to Marriott, resulting in energy savings and healthier indoor air quality for all new Marriott properties through the use of American Aldes Zone Register Terminals® (ZRT).

Common air quality and inefficiency problems in hotels
Among hotels nationwide, millions are spent covering up unpleasant odors. Trouble-shooting and balancing ventilation systems can be time consuming and costly. Guest control of the ventilation (bathroom fans) is unreliable and creates pressure variations between rooms, increasing cross-contamination risk. 

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American Aldes CARs to be installed in luxury condominium at 160 Leroy in NYC

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American Aldes has again partnered with A.D.E. Systems Inc. of New York, to secure the sale of ventilation products, Constant Airflow Regulators (CARs), for a new luxury condominium building, 160 Leroy in New York City’s West Village. The prestigious new building, designed by Pritzker Architecture Prize winners Herzog & de Meuron, will house 57 one-of-a-kind residences starting at $2.4 million.

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Some of NYC's tallest residential buildings use American Aldes Constant Airflow Regulators

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There’s a new building currently on the rise in New York City’s Midtown at 220 Central Park. When complete later this year, it’ll soar 66 stories, house 118 luxury condominiums, and top out at an impressive 950 feet tall, making it one the tallest residential buildings in the United States. As most mechanical engineers and HVAC contractors know, tall buildings come with big a ventilation challenge known as stack effect. Residents at this high rise won’t have to worry though, American Aldes Constant Airflow Regulators are already part of the building’s ventilation system that eliminates stack effect and maintains healthy indoor air quality.  

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