John Siegenthaler's Modern Engineering Concepts For Hydronic Heating Design seminars are back in 2006. This year, attendees will learn “Total Energy Efficiency through Hydronics,” a new seminar that delivers cutting-edge hydronic technologies.

This intensive one-day seminar presents the latest concepts in modern hydronic heating system design for both residential and commercial systems. Engineers, system designers, design/build pros, facility engineers and energy management professionals will learn to design efficient, affordable and reliable systems using the latest technology.

Seminar topics for 2006 include: modulating boiler systems; minitube distribution systems; integrating solar and wood-fired boilers with hydronics; applications for small variable speed circulators; Internet-accessible controls; and “Room for Improvement” (20 common mistakes and how to correct them).

2006 MEC Dates & Locations:

  • March 15 - Chicago
  • March 16 - Minneapolis
  • April 6 - Manchester, N.H.
  • April 7 - Providence, R.I.
  • April 20 - Edison, N.J.
  • April 21 - Syracuse, N.Y.
  • May 23 - Seattle
  • May 25 - Anchorage, Alaska

The registration fee of $395 includes: Hyrdonic Circuit Simulator CD software (demonstrated during seminar); “Hydronic System Design” workbook; certificate of course completion; and lunch and beverages.

To register securely online, visit