Water Care References:
Institute of Refrigeration Air Conditioning and Heating
HVAC organisation for Australia
HVAC organisation for New Zealand
Information on Legionnaires
Code of Practice for the Control of Legionnaires’
Best Practices for Control of Legionella
Cooling Tower Maintenance
Tower Operation and Maintenance
A real how do document
information on cooling towers, warm water systems and
hot water systems (AIRAH Document)
practice guidelines for cooling towers in commercial buildings
This is an excellent comprehensive document that cover
every thing you need to know about cooling towers
efficiency manual for Commercial, Industrial, and Institutional
Covers best practices for all water management with a
good section on industrial applications.
of Practice for Water Treatment Service Providers - Cooling
This is a draft copy put together by the Australian Institute
of Refrigeration Air Conditioning and Heating and well
Tower Audit Form
Document by the NSW Department of Health and can be used
to ensure correct practices are in place.
Government Standards and Requirements
and the role of agencies
This is a direct link to NZ Department of Building and
Housing listing the NZ Government departments that have
control of or a vested interest in cooling tower management.
Air-handling and water systems of buildings— Microbial
control Part 3: Performance-based maintenance of cooling
water systems. Not the full document, intro and index
with link to where you can purchase full copy.
Testing Requirements for Cooling
Towers and Test Laboratory Locations
Testing Laboratories New Zealand Locations
Show the address and phone numbers for SGS laboratories
throughout New Zealand. For all other countries please
Basic instruction manual that show you how to set up bromine
dosing for cooling towers, spa pools, swimming pools and
industrial water installations.