View Room Load

To view the load calculation information for a room, go to

DM HVAC->Load Calculations->View Room Load

You will be prompted to identify the room for which the load calculations are to be displayed.

Specify point inside room:

After clicking on the point, the Load Detail dialog box will appear.

Load Calculations--Load Detail dialog box

The load for a room or zone will be displayed. The room or zone will be listed in the first row in the grid.

Area: The area of the room or zone.

For rooms, it is set based upon the room boundary inserted on the drawing.

For zones, it is the sum of the areas of the rooms in the zone.

People: The total number of people in the room or zone. This value is rounded based upon the Allow Fractional People checkbox in the Project Info command.

For rooms, set using the SF / Person or People fields in the People section of the Edit Rooms command or the SF / Person or People fields in the People section of the Room Project Schedule command

For zones, the number of people is the sum of the people in the rooms in the zone. If People Diversity box is checked in the Zone List command, then the number of people is based upon the SF / Person or People in that command.

Supply Air Requirements: See the Print Supply Air Requirements section for descriptions of each of these values.

Heating Load: See the Print Heating Detail section for descriptions of each of these values.

Cooling Load: See the Print Cooling Detail section for descriptions of each of these values.

Psychrometrics: See the Print Psychrometrics section for descriptions of each of these values.

Time: There is a time associated with the Supply Air Requirements, Cooling section and the Cooling Load section. You can change the month or time to see the load at a different time. The default time displayed is the time when the peak load occurs.

Calculate This Load: Press this button to recalculate the load for the room or zone.

Print: Press this button to print the grid.


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