HVAC Quality Installation Standard Out for Second Review

May 1, 2015 

The Air Conditioning Contractors of America Educational Institute (ACCA-EI) Standards Task Team (STT) announces an American National Standards Institute (ANSI) public review period for its BSR/ACCA 5 QI -201x, “HVAC Quality Installation Specification” as a revised industry standard. The 30 day public review period started on May 1, 2015, with a comment deadline of May 31, 2015.

The revised standard details the nationally recognized minimum criteria for the proper installation of HVAC systems in residential and commercial applications. The standard applies to HVAC equipment and components being installed in new and existing residential and commercial buildings.
Changes made to the standard draft following the first public review have been consolidated into a one page document that shows underline for additions and strikethrough for deletions. These red-line changes to the standard revision draft are open for review and comment.

This consolidated red-line edits and response form can be found at www.acca.org/ansi. Comments and questions are to be addressed to standards-sec@acca.org.


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ACCA is a non-profit association serving more than 60,000 professionals and 4,000 businesses in the indoor environment and energy services community. Our member firms are the nation's most professional contracting businesses, serving residential and commercial customers in every state. With roots stretching back a century, ACCA was incorporated in its present form nearly 50 years ago. Today, ACCA sets the standards for quality comfort systems, provides leading-edge education for contractors and their employees, and fights for the interests of professional contractors throughout the nation. Learn more about ACCA here.