Monthly Archives: September 2015

Arbor Day 2015 cleaning up Chattanooga’s Air

During the Arbor Day 2015 celebration, UTC announced their 5th anniversary as a Tree Campus USA and the city of Chattanooga announced their 25th anniversary as a Tree City USA. These initiatives help clean Chattanooga’s air quality while also making it a more desirable place to live.  

Fletcher Hall Takes Steps Toward a More Efficient Campus

Summer of 2015 Fletcher Hall made effective renovations to improve the Air Handling Units (AHU). The units take in outside air in order to maintain optimal air quality for building occupants. These units are ducted though the roof, and take in more than a reasonable amount of debris. The AHU’s are traditionally operated to gradually replace indoor air (contaminated with CO2 from human occupants) with outside air, which must