Friday 10.09.2015

BAS education: Smart Building System Design and System Integration

This online session provides an overview of buildings system design and requirements for open integrated smart buildings... read more

James Ferris and Tom Divine Wednesday 10.07.2015

Your questions answered: Selective coordination in health care buildings

The unique constraints of health care facility electrical distribution systems require engineers to be diligent when des... read more

Ksenia Avrakhova Monday 10.05.2015

Top 5 Consulting-Specifying Engineer articles, September 28 to October 4: Product of the Year, wireless controls, lighting system economics, more

Articles about Product of the Year, wireless controls in building systems, economics of lighting systems, minimizing arc... read more

Monday 10.05.2015

BAS education: Fundamentals of Building Open Control Networking Systems

This class expands on the first course in the series and explores the wide variety of systems that have separate functio... read more

Johnson Controls Thursday 10.01.2015

Sponsored Content: BAS delivers a new kind of smart

Building automation systems should help facility operators solve problems faster while on the go. Metasys® by Johnson Co... read more

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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.
HVAC and building envelope: Efficient, effective systems; Designing fire sprinkler systems; Wireless controls in buildings; 2015 Product of the Year winners
2015 MEP Giants: MEP Giants annual report; Mergers and acquisitions; NFPA 2001; Fiber-optic cables; LED specifications
Hospital IAQ: Indoor air quality in health care facilities; NFPA 72; Water use and conservation; Net-zero buildings
Designing positive-energy buildings; Ensuring power quality; Complying with NFPA 110; Minimizing arc flash hazards
Implementing microgrids: Controlling campus power generation; Understanding cogeneration systems; Evaluating UPS system efficiency; Driving data center PUE, efficiency
Optimizing genset sizing; How the Internet of Things affects the data center; Increasing transformer efficiency; Standby vs. emergency power in mission critical facilities
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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.