Chattanooga Engineers Club

ASHRAE- Wed Jan 6 at noon, Indoor Agriculture

  • 6 Jan 2021
  • 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
  • virtual

Monthly ASHRAE speaker event featuring Adam Froman & Gerardo Ceballos of KCC.

Topic:  Indoor Agriculture

Please register here for the webinar.  After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar.

In the ever evolving landscape in Controlled Environment Agriculture, it is imperative to understand not only the market structure, but the application needs. We will discuss everything from Market Trends, to thermal basics in the Indoor Ag space, compare and contrast traditional comfort cooling to CEA, and discuss some of the dehumidification technologies to consider when designing a project. There will be plenty of opportunity for questions and discussion throughout the presentation.

Adam Froman is the Southeastern Region Sales Manager for the Commercial division of KCC Companies. Along with managing the Southeastern territory in sales demands for the Dedicated Outdoor Air Market, Energy Recovery Solutions for mixed air applications, Seismic and Wind Rating requirements, and Curb and Adapter needs, Adam also manages the indoor grow applications. With multiple indoor grow installations across the Eastern half of the United States; Adam has overseen the design, installation, and management of 1.8 million CFM of Airside equipment in the Controlled Environment Agriculture space.

Gerardo Ceballos is the Indoor Agriculture Application Engineer for KCC Companies. Gerardo has personally overseen and managed the design of over 8 million CFM of Airside equipment throughout both the United States and Canada in the Indoor Agriculture Space. His extensive time spent in Controlled Environment Agriculture HVAC design is unmatched by many in today’s CEA landscape. Gerardo has his Master of Business Administration focused in Project Management from The University of Texas at El Paso.

Professional Development Certificates (1 hour) will be provided by the local ASHRAE chapter after the webinar. 

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