To understand how radiant ceiling heating and cooling work, first we need to get the #1 myth out of the way before we discuss radiant ceiling in greater detail. MYTH: “Heat goes up” FACT: “Heat does goes down”. Just stay in the sun and feel it.
Messana Radiant Cooling participating at "Toward Green-Tech Cities - Europe meets the Bay Area" A Policy and Business Dialogue in San Francisco Fort Mason Center, San Francisco Thursday, November 6th, 2014, 5.00-8.30 pm Cities and Regions around the globe are taking the lead in adopting new technologies to reduce energy intensity and carbon footprint. This
Radiant cooling on the ceiling with RayMagic Beams panels (1/4″ gypsum board) cut to size to perfectly fit between ceiling joists. The radiant gypsum panels are then covered with tongue & groove Cedar wood planks. To improve cooling and heating performances, also a hydronic radiant floor has been installed: staple-up on the subfloor covered by
Messana Radiant Cooling and Heating Systems' headquarters and radiant gypsum panel production plant being moved to a new location 15,000 sq.ft.
The secret to #RadiantCooling is in the controls. Messana developed a unique control technology over 15-year experience. Dehumidification and proper ventilation are key to increase performance of the cooling system, but the condensation prevention is managed by the controls. A well designed radiant ceiling can extract up to 35btu/sf!
Merville, a luxury residential complex in Jesolo (Italy), designed by Gonçarlo Byrne Arquitectos with Pedro Sousa PROAP, features Messana #RadiantCooling technology. http://www.theplan.it/J/dig_book.php?id_art=%202065
Beautiful radiant ceiling at the Gellius Italian restaurant (Michelin Star) with RayMagic gypsum panels. #RadiantCooling
Just make sure you don't hit the pipes of the hydronic gypsum radiant panel! Thermal cameras makes it easy to drill through the #RayMagic ceiling panels. IR camera is a must have tool for #RadiantCooling and Heating professionals. Tips from the pros 1. Touch the cold panel with your finger and keep pressing for a
How does it feel that #RadiantCooling panel at 59F? Pretty cool huh? New prospect client (Mr. Darko Borovnica) visiting Messana Testing Room in Oakland, CA. Experiencing Radiant Cooling is free: call us to schedule your visit. Daikin Altherma in cooling mode with radiant surface temperatures at about 58-60F. Supply water temperature 48F and Room temperature
Greg Cross, RayMagic expert, and David Cheek (drywall contractor, DMC Drywall) discussing best practices to install Messana #RadiantCooling panels on the ceiling. They both agree that the best strategy is to have drywall hangers apply the radiant gypsum panels under the supervision of Mechanical contractor that make sure the active panels are installed following the