Areas of Expertise

Multi-Chem, Global

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This was a renovation of an existing lab that required an additional amount of outside air for pressurization. Six Valent VPR packaged units with side discharge duct connections were installed on pads outside of the building to accommodate the laboratory’s stringent temperature and humidity requirements.

Project Name: Multi-Chem, Global
Location: Houston, TX
Owner: East Group Property
Architect: N/A
Mechanical Engineer: […]

Fire Station #84

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Located in North Houston, the 15,500 sqft Fire Station #84 is the first of its kind to utilize geothermal water source heat pumps for its air conditioning and heating system. The City of Houston decided to include this feature to provide the most efficient HVAC system available with the least amount of maintenance required. […]

Emancipation Park

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Presently located in the third ward of Houston, in 1872, Emancipation Park was purchased by former slaves for $800 down, for 10 acres of land, later to become the home for their Juneteenth celebration. In honor of their freedom they named it Emancipation Park. In 1918, the park was acquired by the city of […]

TAMU West Campus

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The Desert Aire LC dehumidification system was selected to maintain temperature and humidity control in Texas A&M’s new hydrotherapy pool.

Project Name: TAMU West Campus Strength Building
Location: College Station, TX
Owner: Texas A&M University
Architect: Populous Architecture
Mechanical Engineer: M-E Engineers, Inc.
Mechanical Contractor: Garrett Mechanical, Inc.
Manufacturer(s): Desert Aire

Methodist Sports Medicine Rehab

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A Desert Aire dehumidifier was installed to provide the indoor pool room’s temperature and humidity control.

Project Name: Methodist Sports Medicine Rehab
Location: Houston, TX
Owner: Methodist
Architect: N/A
Mechanical Engineer: N/A
Mechanical Contractor: Sentinal AC & Heating
Manufacturer(s): Desert Aire

United Airlines

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A Valent packaged rooftop unit was installed to provide temperature and humidity control in United Airlines’ new 787 Dreamliner service facility at the George Bush Intercontinental Airport.

Project Name: United Airlines B787 Tooling Room Upgrade
Location: Houston, TX
Owner: United Airlines
Architect: Frankfurt Short Bruza
Mechanical Engineer: Frankfurt Short Bruza
Mechanical Contractor: Raven Mechanical
Manufacturer(s): Valent

Sam Rayburn High School

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Valent Packaged rooftop units with gas heat, modulating hot gas reheat and modulating compressors applied to deliver dehumidified air for the school’s competition gymnasium.

Project Name: Sam Rayburn High School
Location: Pasadena, TX
Owner: Pasadena ISD
Architect: cre8 Architects
Mechanical Engineer: Kalmans Marshall Engineering
Mechanical Contractor: Mesa Mechanical
Manufacturer(s): Valent

South Houston High School

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Valent packaged rooftop units with gas heat, modulating hot gas reheat and modulating compressors applied to deliver dehumidified air for the school’s competition gymnasium.

Project Name: South Houston High School
Location: South Houston, TX
Owner: Pasadena ISD
Architect: cre8 Architects
Mechanical Engineer: Kalmans Marshall Engineering
Mechanical Contractor: Mesa Mechanical
Manufacturer(s): Valent

Cypress Creek ER

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Cypress Creek Emergency Room operates 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, to deliver any treatment required for an individual’s emergency medical needs. Valent packaged rooftops were installed to provide consistent dehumidification with constant outside air control and high efficiency filtration for their mission critical operating rooms.

Project Name: Cypress Creek ER
Location: Houston, TX
Owner: […]

Katherine Smith Elementary

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Valent energy recovery rooftop units with chilled/hot water coils and dPoint total enthalpic polymer heat exchanger were installed to recover latent and sensible energy from the building exhaust to more efficiently dehumidify the air serving the classrooms. The total enthalpic heat exchangers were designed to exceed ASHRAE 90.1 effectiveness requirements, while reducing the maintenance […]