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AABC National Standards for Total System Balance, 7th Edition Now Available!

AABC is pleased to announce the publication of the ANSI-approved AABC National Standards for Total System Balance, 7th Edition.

AABC National Standards for Total System Balance, 7th Edition Published!

Completely Revised and Expanded Manual is ANSI-Approved

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AABC is pleased to announce the publication of the AABC National Standards for Total System Balance, 7th Edition. The comprehensive manual, last updated in 2002, details the minimum standards for total system balance, assists design professionals in achieving design intent, provides a better understanding of the scope of work required of the TAB agency, and ensures that proper methods and procedures are followed in the test and balance process. 

 For the first time, this newest edition is American National Standards Institute (ANSI) approved. ANSI approval signifies that the procedures used by AABC in connection with the development of the standards meet the Institute’s essential requirements for openness, balance, consensus and due process.

 New, additional and revised content includes:       

  • All-new sections on testing energy recovery systems and chilled beams
  •  Revised recommendations for duct leakage testing 
  • Recommendations for air handling unit pressure testing including deflection testing
  • Expanded chapters on hydronic balancing and new chapter on domestic water balancing
  • New chapter on “Testing and Balancing Health Care Facilities”
  • Recommendations for room, floor and building pressure testing
  • Important updates to laboratory and kitchen systems. 

For more detailed information about updates in the 7th Edition, click here to see the recent article in TAB Journal.

To order a copy, please click here or for more information email info@aabc.com or call (202) 737-0202.