Melanie Taylor, IALD, LEED AP BD+C, WSP Parsons Brinckerhoff, New York City Friday 03.24.2017

Case study: Functional, efficient lighting for USACE

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers’ offices are both functional and efficient, with low lighting power densities

Melanie Taylor, IALD, LEED AP BD+C, WSP Parsons Brinckerhoff, New York City Friday 03.24.2017

Integration creates smart, high-performance buildings

Building owners are requesting integrated systems and smart buildings. Lighting and HVAC designers can work together to ... read more

Melanie Taylor, IALD, LEED AP BD+C, WSP Parsons Brinckerhoff, New York City Friday 03.24.2017

Case study: Research building gets lighting facelift

By using natural lighting and a networked lighting control system, this NOAA building achieved advanced lighting initiat... read more

Sara Schonour, LC, Associate IALD, CannonDesign, Boston Thursday 03.23.2017

Ten things to know about emergency illumination

Highlights of the NFPA 101: Life Safety Code and the International Building Code’s key requirements.

Dewberry Wednesday 03.22.2017

Project in Progress: Apex Friendship Middle School March 2017 update

Building foundation walls and CMU walls are being erected.

Poll of the Week
Sponsored by:
When engineering systems in colleges and universities, what's your biggest challenge? Select one.
Automation and controls
Codes and standards
Electrical and power
Energy efficiency, sustainability
Fire and life safety
Lighting, lighting controls

Click Here for Poll Archives
Consulting-Specifying Engineer's Product of the Year (POY) contest is the premier award for new products in the HVAC, fire, electrical, and...
Consulting-Specifying Engineer magazine is dedicated to encouraging and recognizing the most talented young individuals...
The MEP Giants program lists the top mechanical, electrical, plumbing, and fire protection engineering firms in the United States.
Emergency lighting; NFPA 3 and 4; Integrated building systems; Smart lighting, HVAC design
Designing for energy efficiency; Understanding and applying NFPA 101 for mission critical facilities; Integrating commissioning and testing for fire alarm systems; Optimizing unitary pumping solutions
Economics of HVAC systems; NFPA 110-2016; Designing and choosing modular data centers
Tying a microgrid to the smart grid; Paralleling generator systems; Previewing NEC 2017 changes
Driving motor efficiency; Preventing Arc Flash in mission critical facilities; Integrating alternative power and existing electrical systems
Putting COPS into context; Designing medium-voltage electrical systems; Planning and designing resilient, efficient data centers; The nine steps of designing generator fuel systems
As brand protection manager for Eaton’s Electrical Sector, Tom Grace oversees counterfeit awareness...
Amara Rozgus is chief editor and content manager of Consulting-Specifier Engineer magazine.
IEEE power industry experts bring their combined experience in the electrical power industry...
Michael Heinsdorf, P.E., LEED AP, CDT is an Engineering Specification Writer at ARCOM MasterSpec.
Automation Engineer; Wood Group
System Integrator; Cross Integrated Systems Group
Fire & Life Safety Engineer; Technip USA Inc.
click me