Alex Jankovic, PE, CEM, LEED AP, JBA Consulting Engineers, Las Vegas Tuesday 09.27.2016

Back to basics: VRF systems

Know the basics of variable refrigerant flow (VRF) systems to determine if they are the right choice for your next HVAC ... read more

Emily Guenther Monday 09.26.2016

Top 5 Consulting-Specifying Engineer Articles, September 19-25: 2016 Product of the Year winners, MEP Giants, central utility plant design, more

Articles about the 2016 Product of the Year, MEP Giants, central utility plant design, applying NFPA 75 in data centers,... read more

By Robert R. Jones Jr., PE, LEED AP; and Leslie Fernandez, PE, LEED AP, JBA Cons Monday 09.26.2016

Integrating alternative power and existing electrical systems

Despite (or as a result of) an economic downturn, the use of renewable energy options has grown over the past few years.... read more

By Robert R. Jones Jr., PE, LEED AP; and Leslie Fernandez, PE, LEED AP, JBA Cons Monday 09.26.2016

Case study: Roof-mounted PV system

A giant solar photovoltaic (PV) array in Las Vegas offers a resort a sustainable power option.

Merton Bunker, PE, EYP Architecture & Engineering, Washington, D.C. Friday 09.23.2016

Demystifying IT room protection requirements

Information technology (IT) equipment area/room designs must balance the needs for security, cooling, and fire protectio... read more

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